Explore the City Collection

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July 11, 2024

Always dreamt of owning a second home with views of the mountains in the heart of a bustling European city or by the great outdoors?...

The City Collection provides you endless opportunities to connect with the world and rekindle your inner-city breaker. Be a proud owner of five stunning holiday homes in destinations that will optimise your holiday time, and allow you to reconnect with the world at your own pace. Explore this collection of homes and destinations that promote relaxation, rejuvenation and are ideal locations for remote work. Overall, this collection is suitable for those who are looking for greater affordability, less hassle, and complete flexibility than a sole holiday homeownership.

Featuring not one but five beautifully designed properties with two to three bedrooms that accommodate up to six people, this collection is perfect for smaller families/groups who enjoy the convenience of cities. To ensure comfort, all homes are fully managed by August, allowing you to focus on what you do best: holiday. This means you won't have to worry about bills, household administration, pool cleaning, towel washing, or even bed making. Rest assured the homes will be ready when you arrive as this is covered in the annual service fee.

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Discover the City Collection homes and locations

French Riviera, France • 2 bedroom apartment

The location of this apartment offers a wide range of things to do and see; perfectly located in the centre of Cannes on the French Riviera. The apartment is located moments away from the bustling city centre, where you can sample the local food, dine in Michelin star restaurants, visit galleries and explore the surrounding villages. The French Riviera is a dream destination for a year-round holiday home thanks to its bright light, breathtaking landscapes, azure sea, and 300 days of sunshine per year.

The Cannes home is a sea view apartment featuring two bedrooms, two bathrooms, an open living space, a dining area and a breathtaking view from the balcony. The Cannes apartment has already been bought and is undergoing a huge renovation, where you can find out more here. The home is designed to be practical yet comfortable with high ceilings, open spaces. Expect the design to be a refined, French-inspired interior with all of the latest modern amenities and maximum comfort as seen in the design renders.


Chamonix, France • 2 bedroom apartment

The location of the cosy August ski apartment in Chamonix sits at the foot of the Mont-Blanc, the surrounding city offers breathtaking scenery, historical landmarks to visit on your doorstep, and of course endless activities in the mountainous terrain to take part in. The beautiful region of Chamonix is filled with cultures and communities harboured by the rugged folds of mountainous terrain shaped by high altitudes. In the summer expect to see that more people visit Chamonix than in the winter.

The August ski apartment perfectly accommodates the families who like to ski and the families who enjoy the sun. Renovations plans will allow for a refresh of the apartment to include modern appliances and features that are perfect to use all year round. You can expect an open plan living and kitchen area that opens onto a balcony with stunning views to dine and a two bed and bathrooms to accomodate 6 guests. There will also be private underground parking and ski lockers.


Tuscany, Italy • 3 bedroom farmhouse

The traditional August home is located in Lucca, within the region of Tuscany. It is close to Pisa and Florence Airport and only just 30 minutes from the sea while being in the middle of rolling hills. It's ideal location will be a few minutes drive from plenty of traditional villages where you can do your grocery shopping, enjoy the small local restaurants or simply wander around the historical renaissance filled streets. Lucca is one of Tuscany's most beloved artistic cities, and a must-see no matter what month of the year for anyone visiting Tuscany. Featuring a range of artistic and architectural heritage which is surrounded by a massive circuit of defensive walls that can be seen from the hilltops.

Authentic features such as terracotta flooring, authentic fireplaces, arched ceilings, and exposed beams will be prominent throughout the August home. A large kitchen, living room, and dining room are all standard as are three bedrooms and two bathrooms. On the terraces and in the comfortably sized pool, the home will provide year-round entertainment areas. The August Tuscan home will be renovated to restore and maintain its charm and authenticity, while modern appliances and features will be added to make your home even more comfortable.


Barcelona, Spain • 2 bedroom apartment

This August Barcelona apartment is located in a highly sought-after neighbourhood within Eixample. Barcelona is proud of its reputation as one of Europe's most attractive cities, truly having it all. International connections, gastronomy and wine, beautiful sandy beaches, Picasso, Miró, and Dali, world-class architecture, shopping, and even activities such as golf, tennis, and skiing! No matter the weather, it's always a great time to visit Barcelona!

In the apartment you can expect to see authentic features of large windows, high ceilings, original tiled floors. The two bedroom, two bathroom apartment will be perfect for those who enjoy the hustle and bustle of this magical city, as well as being conveniently located near neighbouring towns. Completely reimaged and refreshed with contemporary features for all your modern comforts.


Mallorca, Spain • 2 bedroom townhouse

Situated in one of the small traditional villages on the west side of the island, such as Sóller will see the location of the August Mallorcan home. Tucked away in the quiet back streets of a lively village, you are very close to the main square with local restaurants and shops. Spain's largest island is a holiday cocktail of sapphire seas, cultural traditions, cosmopolitan delights, and rural landscapes. The sun-drenched island of Mallorca offers thrilling adventures, family - friendly activities and a great place to discover unique coastlines. It also happens to be the hottest of the Balearic Islands, if you enjoy nothing more than soaking up the sun this island is perfect for you.

The apartment of two bedrooms and two bathrooms features a sun-soaked terrace that offers partial views of the mountains and the sun-kissed rooftops of the nearby townhouses. The townhouse will be fully renovated, respecting its traditional character all while providing the highest level of comfort and quality. Architecturally, the home will have a traditional vaulted ceiling, as well as original exposed wooden beams and authentic flooring.


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