Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday apartment in Latvia - LuxHighTech apartment, Liepaja
Newly renovated, luxury, high tech, 3 bedroom, in old town, across from canal
LuxHighTech is a luxurious, 3 bedroom apartment, in a former Soviet style building, for self catering holiday accommodation. Designed by Judith Abraham, the apartment is situated in the heart of the old town with views towards the canal. A five minute walk will take you to the fine sand beach, Baltic States (Blue Flag accredited on the Baltic coast). This luxurious property has been created to a very high international standard, and is cocooned within the 1960s Russian building waiting for its transformation. The discerning traveler, will appreciate the Lutron Grafik Eye mood lighting system, to dim and control lights, Panasonic Full High Definition 65' (165 cm)TV with Eclipse-TD surround sound as well as home cinema with Arcam Blu-ray player, CD player and Eclipse-TD audio system. Relax in the Villeroy & Boch Aquagate steam cabin and listen to music under a selection of chromotherapy lights and different shower effects. Sleep in the finest quality pure cotton bed linen and use the beautiful items in the apartment. Enjoy as if you were living in your home with your loved ones and guests on vacation.
LIEPAJA , LATVIA: The population of Liepaja Region is 140,000 and makes up almost half of all Kurzeme region, which is located in the west of Latvia on the Baltic coast, between Estonia (to the north) and Lithuanis (to the south) Russia is to the east of Latvia. It is a thriving area and benefits from a low tax environment. The main industries include metal processing, textile,food, paper production and ship building. The port in Liepaja is ice free which facilitates transportation between the west and east, including Russia. Liepaja itself has a population of 87,000 and has a history dating back to the 13th century. It is stunning city, regarded to have the largest collection of still erected wooden buildings.The street lamps overflow with floral displays, plus large flower displays in the shapes of animals are scattered throughout the town. It has several bridges spanning the canal and also has its own tram system. There is a local market in this thriving town where one can admire the stunning flowers to purchase as well as fruit & vegetables, locally made clothing and much more.
ATTRACTIONS: Some local tourist attractions include the Museum which is very interesting and has a wonderful collection of relics from the local area. The building it is housed in is absolutely beautiful, and worth a visit, just to see the architecture. It houses a magnificent staircase which winds up three floors. The entire central atrium is panelled in wood . On the upper section is a permanent collection in the Art Gallery showing the breadth of Latvian artistic merits and includes a room dedicated to a guest artist. The Promenade Hotel, one of the several hotels in the town, also has an an art gallery and Latvian artists' work is featured and changed regularly and is available for sale. The town continuously hosts classical and rock music festivals, in particular the entire month of July is taken up with a Beach Party plus a Rock Festival. The local theatre has events throughout the entire year . A new concert hall has had planning permission and will be built in 2011.
ATTRACTIONS: You can visit nearby Karosta, which is a former military base from Tsarist and Soviet time. In the same location is the stunning Russian Orthadox Church to explore which was a Cinema during the Russian occupation! Some of the churches are magnificent: one of which is Holy Trinity Church which houses a stunning organ and intricately detailed interior. One can walk up the tower and enjoy panoramic vistas over the old town. The town is also abundant with beauty salons. for people wishing to be pampered , whilst not spending a fortune. There are tennis courts for hire by the beach, The wide beach area is made up of the whitest fine sand in the Baltics, with no buildings situated on it . The water from the Baltic is relatively shallow and therefore very warm and ideal for swimming. There are many restaurants to choose from and the kitchens are usually open until very late in the evenings. The nightclub by the canal, Fontaine Palace , is open 24 hours a day. It is a minute walk away.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- not suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Judith (UK) & Ashley (Latvia)
Judith has a passion for interior and design of a luxurious quality, where there is no compromise. Travelling throughout the world and discovering Liepaja, located on the beautiful Baltic Coast line was a dream come true. This love of Latvia brought about the opportunity to create stunning high standard apartments where discerning travellers can have the opportunity to experience Latvia as well as have the comforts of 'home'.
Why Judith (UK) & Ashley (Latvia) chose Latvia
Judith and Ashley purchased two apartments and made them into one large, three bedroom apartment. It is in the heart of the old town of Liepaja and across the road is the canal and Liepaja Yacht Club. The apartment is filled with light - from the north and south and gives a beautiful sense of calm and tranquility. The four storey Russian style building is soon to undergo a transformation of the exterior and interior. Entering the stunning apartment is like walking from Russian soviet time, through a time warp into a contemporary, luxury interior. Like Latvia, it is full of contrasts. This is what is so special about this beautiful town, on the beautiful Baltic coast, sandwiched between Estonia to the north and Lithuania to the south.
What makes this apartment unique
Large new interior, ideal for people who love high-tech gadgets, such as remote controlled blinds (shades) and a selection of light mood selections. You can relax on the wonderful Italian leather couches and watch the huge Full HD TV with surround sound cinema experience, or listen to music in any of the bedrooms. Each bedroom is equipped with TV and audio docking systems of the highest quality. Ample dining room sits 8 people and each bedroom has its own TV. HD channels and Blu-Ray movies are available for the home cinema. DVDs and CDs are available also.