Calgary is a beautiful urban city that offers remarkable scenery and views of the Rocky Mountains, the Bow River, and local parks. Those who want to soak in those sights from the comfort of their homes often opt to live in a high-rise Calgary condo. So, why not get the best of the best by investing in a penthouse unit if the budget allows?
Penthouse living is the epitome of luxury. These homes are spacious and often decorated with top-of-the-line installations, and there are typically several amenities and perks. Keep reading to learn about some must-see Calgary penthouse units in top communities.
The Concord is a 14-storey spectacular structure along the Bow River and Prince's Island Park in the downtown core. This community offers impressive waterfront sub-penthouse living with incredible views of the city. Currently, there is one penthouse unit available at The Concord containing the finest finishings and installations.
Walk into an expansive open layout with floor-to-ceiling windows that lead to an expansive deck with a luxurious outdoor kitchen that serves as an outdoor living zone. Interior doors are solid wood and have hand-forged iron detailing. Trim and crown moulding are oak, and the unit features automated blinds and several smart-home options.
Prepare to be wowed by the Porsche-designed kitchen that boasts marble counters, smooth carbon fibre cabinetry, and high-end Miele appliances that include a six-burner gas range with a large griddle and a built-in espresso maker. Collectors will rave about the temperature-controlled glass wine room to showcase their finest offerings.
This penthouse also has relaxing, spa-like bathrooms with marble walls, heated floors, and jetted tubs with a separate steam shower. This glorious unit comes with a tiled four-car parking garage solely for the tenant's and their guests' use. Amenities at The Concord are endless and include:
- 24-hour concierge & security
- Summer water garden
- Winter skating rink
- Car washes
- Community lounge & kitchen
- Fitness center
Penthouse Living at Riverstone
Riverstone is an upscale condo complex adjacent to the Elbow River situated within the highly desirable and walkable Mission community. Built in 1981, most of the units have been renovated, including the $1 million renovation of the 17-storey penthouse in 2019. The remodelling efforts allow the unit to reflect the contemporary lifestyle of those who love living in the inner city and downtown Calgary areas.
This remarkable single-level three-bedroom penthouse is on a secured floor and offers residents panoramic, unobstructed views of the river and the Rockies with floor-to-ceiling windows. The kitchen is designed for entertaining, with marble countertops and an eat-in-nook and banquette. Chefs appreciate how spacious the kitchen is and love the grand Miele appliances, including double ovens, a dishwasher, a Subzero fridge, and a corner closet wired to be a wine room.
This penthouse at Riverstone boasts a sophisticated family room with fantastic downtown views. The open floor plan concept in the great room has 9' ceilings and features museum-style lighting for artwork and wall adornments. The master bedroom has custom walk-in closets and a private bath with a stunning steam shower and fine fixtures. All walls have extra soundproofing, and the doors are solid cored to create a quiet home environment.
Riverstone is rich in amenities, including:
- 24/7 concierge service & security
- Tennis court
- Pool area with hot tubs & sauna
- Private game room
- Party room with a patio & BBQ
- Fitness center
- Heated underground parking & car wash
Princeton Hall Penthouse
Princeton Hall boasts a 14-storey penthouse, formerly the home of legendary designer Douglas Cridland, offering an exceptional level of sophistication. Graced with 10' to 22' ceilings and wall-to-wall windows, this is one of the most prominent and desirable Eau Claire addresses. Limestone floors are present throughout this two-bedroom penthouse, save for the wool-carpeted bedrooms.
The master suite also has a fireplace, walk-in closets, and an alcove window for reading or soaking in the views. The ensuite bathroom is laden with amenities reminiscent of a luxury spa and includes a jetted tub, steam shower, and heated flooring. The kitchen is dazzling and features top-quality appliances and a large island adjacent to a formal dining room.
Just outside the great room and the den are two distinct outdoor spaces, including a covered balcony and an uncovered exposure terrace. Residents have a secured elevator service that opens directly into the penthouse and exclusive access to two parking spaces and a private garage storage room.
Princeton Hall offers amenities and services that are second to none:
- Full concierge services
- Exercise facility
- Guest suite
- Fully appointed board room
- Wine storage
- Amenity room
The Penthouse at Waterfront
Situated in Calgary's Eau Claire community is the distinctive nine towers that comprise the Waterfront Condos adjacent to Prince's Island Park and the Bow River. Waterfront is within walking distance of numerous conveniences in the downtown core, making living here a destination experience amid the world-class city of Calgary.
The fifth-floor penthouse at Waterfront is brand new and offers views from floor-to-ceiling windows that showcase the downtown skyline, mountains, and the river. The unit takes up the entire top floor and offers 2,400 square feet of living space indoors with a 1,300-square-foot exterior terrace and rooftop patio with a gourmet cooking station.
The kitchen features top-of-the-line smart appliances and quartz countertops, along with an island kitchen and a large dining room. Hardwood, marble, and porcelain flooring throughout makes this penthouse purely luxurious. There are three bedrooms and a large den or media room with high-speed outlets. Additional perks at Waterfront include:
- Elevator service
- Pool & sauna
- Fitness center
- Guest suite
- Private secured parking
- Party room
Find the Perfect Penthouse in Calgary
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