WHY THIS LOCATION?
The longest and most beautiful covered shopping street in Britain, the Burlington Arcade has been heralded as a historic and architectural masterpiece and a true luxury landmark in London ever since it was first unveiled to great acclaim in 1819. As one of Britain’s first shopping arcades, it has led the way in retail trends and remains a pioneer to this day. It is a place where old and new worlds meet, united by a common thread of exceptional quality, authenticity, bespoke craftsmanship and creativity.
The Arcade is a truly timeless destination in the heart of Mayfair, an iconic runway uniting Piccadilly and Bond Streets. Bond Street is one of the most internationally renowned retail destinations and is located on the southwest side of the arcade. With competitive rents compared to Bond Street and its highend designers, the Arcade draws crowds.
The Property area consists of approximately 37,000 sf and a combined retail frontage of 1,108 ft over a total site area of 21,455 sf arranged in two parallel rows of units.
Directly adjacent to the Royal Academy, Burlington Arcade is just a short walk from Green Park and Piccadilly Circus underground stations. It is also easily reached by several buses including the 8, 9, 14, 19, 22 and 38 and is a well-known landmark to every London taxi driver.
FACTS AND FIGURES
1) The Burlington Arcade attracts approximately four million visitors a year.
2) Overseas visitors to London spent more than £8.6 billion in 2010.