Hidden in plain sight and tucked away in the quiet corners of our world’s bustling metropolises, these urban retreats are perfect environments for reflection, relaxation and escape without leaving the city. From Washington D.C. to Sao Paulo, let’s unwind and retreat from the metropolitan hustle in these exclusive hideaways from the Sotheby’s International Realty® network.
$4,700,000 USD | Washington D.C. | TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
This spacious residence features four bedrooms and five-and-half bathrooms with an embassy scale living room and adjoining amply sized formal dining room. Offering a combination of lovely views of the Potomac River, generous public and private areas, access to Ritz-Carlton’s unsurpassed services and convenience to Georgetown’s vibrancy, this property is the ideal residence for those seeking a luxury urban retreat.
R$ 16.000.000 BRL | Sao Paulo, Brazil | Bossa Nova Sotheby’s International Realty
A perfect union of exclusivity, luxury and urban retreat, this duplex penthouse, with 900 square meters of space located in front of the Burle Marx Park, features a panoramic 360-degree view of the city. Fully decorated by renowned interior designer, this home features a tech-savvy entry accessible by two elevators and biometric systems for access control.
$849,000 USD | San Francisco, California | Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage
A bright and spacious loft located in the heart of the vibrant SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco, this home is filled with natural light, features soaring ceilings and massive windows, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a flexible floor plan that allows the city dweller to have the perfect urban retreat. The living room has a built in window seat, gas fireplace and hardwood floors. Retreat to your large mezzanine level bedroom overlooking the courtyard or go up the open staircase to your second bedroom and en-suite bath.