Moving to Knightsbridge – The Ultimate Shopping Guide
Moving in SW1X
Once a small hamlet named after a river crossing, Knightsbridge is now a world famous destination and one of the most exclusive areas in London. If you are moving to Knightsbridge you will certainly not be short of things to do with Central London and all its fantastic amenities literally on your doorstep.
Knightsbridge is synonymous with shopping and is home to some of the world’s most exclusive designer boutiques. In this short guide we explore Knightsbridge and what it has to offer for retail therapy.
Sloane Street, just up from Sloane Square and Chelsea, is packed with ultra-high end designer shops and jewellers from Graff and Boodles to Channel and Louis Vuitton. Knightsbridge is home to some of London’s most exclusive antique dealers so if you are after some super smart interiors for your new home then head to the world renowned auction house Bonhams, on Montpelier Street.
Founded in 1849, Harrods on Brompton Road is arguably the most famous department store in the world. It spans 5 acres with 330 departments covering 1.1 million square feet of retail space. It is home to over 18 bars and restaurants, from a pasta bar and crêperie to a caviar house and champagne terrace, so you won’t be short of places to refuel during your trip. Head to the 3rd floor for interior inspiration from some of the world’s leading designers. If you have not already found your perfect property in Knightsbridge make an appointment with a member of the Harrods Estates team who will be able to find you your dream home in SW1X.
We couldn’t talk about shopping in Knightsbridge without mentioning its other iconic department store, Harvey Nichols. Harvey Nichols is synonymous with cutting edge fashion and sells countless exclusive brands across their seven UK wide stores. Their flagship in Knightsbridge is home to a number of bars and restaurants and a mouth-watering food market full of food for your new kitchen cupboards!
If you are moving to Knightsbridge then please call Edwards Removals today on 0845 430 8000 for an exclusive removals, packing and storage service.