The building interior was beautiful, but personally, the best department was the grocery. It was so painfully British-cliche, I just LOVE it. For the poor student like me, window... read more
Harrods remains at the height of British luxury retail, attracting millions...
Harrods remains at the height of British luxury retail, attracting millions of loyal customers
from across the globe with its unrivalled product selection, world-class service, innovative
retail theatre and historic setting.
The store was opened in 1849
by Charles Henry Harrod as an
expansion of his humble East End
grocery and tea business. Today, it is
one of the most distinguished names
in the world.
Seven floors and 330 departments
showcase the best of luxury
merchandise, from high-end fashion
and accessories to the finest
homewares and the latest technology.
There are 28 restaurants in-store;
we continue to enhance our portfolio
with Galvin Demoiselle, Bentley's
Sea Grill, and the institution that is
Customers enjoy a wealth of exclusive
services, such as By Appointment
Personal Shopping and The
Penthouse, a private suite dedicated
to unsurpassed bespoke service in a
Other departments include the
Urban Retreat at Harrods spa, a
theatre ticket bureau, and The Studio,
the store's interior-design service.
Qatar Holding acquired the business
in 2010, and it continues to guide
- and invest strongly in - the store
according to its philosophy: Anything
Harrods continuously seeks to
surpass the desires and expectations
of its customers, staying true to its
original motto: Omnia omnibus ubique
(everything for everyone, everywhere).
Harrods is located on Brompton
Road, near the Knightsbridge London