Dar Al Arkan, the largest listed real estate developer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, today announced the launch of Mirabilia, a new upscale residential district in the SR 10 billion Shams Ar Riyadh Development, in partnership with Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli Group. Mirabilia project will feature opulent villas, with signature Italian interiors exclusively designed by Roberto Cavalli, for the first time in Saudi Arabia. A ceremony was organised in Riyadh to launch this high-profile development and partnership with Italy’s topmost luxury fashion brand.
Mirabilia, or “Marvels” in Latin, presents a collection of high-end custom-built one to four bedroom residential villas that range from 300 sq.m. to 1400sq.m. in size in the fashionable five million square meters Shams Ar Riyadh mixed-used development. These premium residential spaces in Shams Ar Riyadh overlooking Wadi Hanifa will feature the finest architectural designs and the ultimate expression of fashion interiors by Roberto Cavalli. The maison will provide exclusive design consultation to new owners and will customise the interiors of each of the luxurious Mirabilia residences with the latest luxury Italian fashion house collection. The floor-to-ceiling glass walls invite panoramic views of the breathtaking lush green vistas of Wadi Hanifa to blend with Roberto Cavalli interiors inspired by wildlife and nature, in a fusion of universal harmony.
Strategically located on the main arteries in the north of Riyadh, on King Khalid Road, the iconic Shams Ar Riyadh community, is a massive premium development and is the first of its kind in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, designed as a world-class “city within a city”. The project comprises of retail, commercial, hospitality and residential spaces incorporated with the finest facilities for an exclusive lifestyle, overlooking the stunning views of Wadi Hanifa, whose lush green landscapes drape the parks, promenades and open spaces. Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), entered into a strategic partnership with Shams Ar Riyadh to create an exceptional residential ambiance with a blissful urban existence for its employees and their families. SABIC Residential Complex comprises of 1,200 fully equipped residential units built on a 1.8 million sq.m area of the development.
Yousef Bin Abdullah Al Shelash said: “Mirabilia will redefine luxury living, offering its residents exclusive experiences right here in Riyadh, in this vast unique landscape that combines meticulously curated urban indulgence from the high-end Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli with the alluring Wadi Hanifa’s marvels. Mirabilia’s new blueprint will set the tone for this amazing region in the capital, Riyadh. I am particularly delighted with our partnership with the Roberto Cavalli Group, which encapsulates the true meaning of high-end luxury and is an embodiment of beauty, design and artistry”. Gian Giacomo Ferraris commented: “We are thrilled to be entering for the first time as a group to the real estate sector in Saudi Arabia through such a futuristic project that personifies modern extravagance. The wild beauty of Wadi Hanifa, combined with the sophistication of the architecture and landscape designs, modern living and fascinating panoramic inside-out sceneries of Mirabilia, will help our designs break the rules once again to present a collection of individual, exotic styles and experiences to sophisticated Saudi families and investors who have selected the wonders of Mirabilia as their home of choice.”