Besides the scenic locations scattered all across the region, the city of San Francisco is also fondly renowned for its slew of luxury houses that have attracted numerous high profile buyers, including foreign nations, especially from Russia. Now, the city has yet again come into the spotlight of the luxury real estate market, as a bespoke luxury penthouse apartment was recently sold for a staggering $28 million. The San Francisco expensive apartment is located on the top floor of the prestigious St. Regis Hotel and had previously surfaced on the luxury listings in the year 2008, when the asking price for the luxury apartment was a whopping $70 million. However, as the luxury residence failed to entice potential buyers and with a continuing housing crisis, the new owners of the penthouse apartment were able to grab this magnificent luxury property at quite a bargain.
Perched atop one of the most renowned hotels, this luxury apartment offers its owners a spacious 20,000 square feet of living space, which was combined into one elegant loft after an extensive and extremely expensive renovation program. In terms of luxury, the penthouse apartment stands tall among its competitors. The entire abode features 22 feet high ceilings, while the foyer elegantly display a two-story waterfall, adding to the opulence of the luxury house. The penthouse features six bedrooms, twelve bathrooms and even come with a dedicated home theater, a library and additional foyer areas. The master suite of the house occupies some 2,500 square feet space, offering the owners direct access to the in-house, gym, sauna and steam room. The penthouse apartment offers breathtaking view of the San Francisco bay area as well as the city’s majestic skyline. The rooms in the house carry a soothing white, grey and brown color combinations and this beautiful penthouse even comes with four separate fireplaces.