The Top London Department Stores
London is a true shopping mecca and with such a wide range of fantastic department stores to choose from in all areas of Central London, we give you the low down on our Top 5. We also share we you the top Luxury London Serviced Apartments which are located nearest to these wonderful London stores.
Most London department stores now have a selection of wonderful cafés, restaurants and bars – absolutely vital when you need to take a well earned break after an enjoyable shopping trip. Some stores even go the extra mile and have their own beauty spa and hair dressing salons, giving you the chance to unwind with a luxury treatment.
Personal shopping services are becoming increasingly more in demand, and not just for clothes either. All you have to do is to contact the store directly and make an appointment if you’d like some expert help finding that perfect purchase, whether it’s for a special outfit or gift.
Fortnum & Mason, Piccadilly, London W1
Fortnum & Mason was founded in 1707 and remains on the same site now. This is a unique store, quite beautiful in its’ decor and ambience. Fortnum’s is probably most well known as a purveyor of the finest foods, wines, chocolates, teas and condiments. A Fortnum’s Hamper makes the most wonderful gift
Although food may be the main reason many people visit Fortnum’s, there are numerous other reasons to take a leisurely stroll around this historic store. The Atrium is a stunning architectural feature! Indulge your culinary imagination in the wonderful Cookshop and choose a wonderful new designer outfit on the second floor; a feminine, luxurious shopping experience. For a special treat for the man in your life, explore the ultimate in luxury gifts in Men’s Accessories. Fortnum & Mason is one of those shops you could literally spend hours enjoying. It also has five superb restaurants, from an award-winning wine bar to the fun and exotic ice cream parlour.
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Fenwick of Bond Street, London W1
A fashionista’s heaven!! Fenwick offers five floors of the most wonderful international designer labels and the most incredible accessories department. There’s also a gorgeous beauty department, spa services offering Clarins treatments, blow dry salon and a Nails Inc. nail bar. Spend a day shopping and leave looking chic and beautiful for a well deserved cocktail afterwards! A fashion and beauty paradise!
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Liberty of London, London W1
Steeped in history, Liberty is one of the last great emporiums for innovative and eclectic design. Established in 1875, this imposing Tudor building, located on Regent Street, remains the destination of choice for discerning people who are looking for a truly unique shopping experience.
At Liberty, history combines with the bohemian, latest in cutting edge design and the avant-garde. Your visit will exciting, fun and an opportunity to discover new designers. Displayed over five floors of fashion, beauty, accessories, homewares and antique furniture you will discover a carefully selected array of unique and luxurious products. Liberty’s buyers are renowned for discovering innovative designers which sit well alongside the magnificent Liberty Print collection. If you are looking for something very luxurious and a little different, then this is the store for you! J&K Apartments loves this incredible London department store.
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Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge, London SW3
Harvey Nichols is a chic, original London department store and combines an impressive range of fashion designers from around the world with many unique and one off designer collections. Brands include D&G, John Galliano, Space NK, Burberry and Jimmy Choo. The cosmetic department on the ground floor is amazing and particularly the Chanel department which showcases limited edition colour palettes from around the world. There is also an amazing furniture and home department showcasing not only international designers, but also and eclectic mix of original pieces. The foodhall is a must for fans of unusual and delicious culinary delights.
After your shopping spree take a well earned break and pop up to the Fifth Floor which has a restaurant, cocktail bar and cafe with terrace.
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