Located in the very centre of Luxembourg’s business district,
1 Boulevard Royal is an iconic building, a true landmark in the city.

China Construction Bank Corporation, ranked 2nd among listed banks in the world, has chosen it to set up its European head office.


Exceptional location

The most esteemed address in Luxembourg

Boulevard Royal is the most illustrious street in the city of Luxembourg and the building will certainly be one of the grandest in this highly sought after area. As the first and most prominent structure in this street, it shall be a distinctive landmark, blending historical architecture with contemporary design.

A reputable neighbourhood

Situated in the historic and governmental quarter of the city, Boulevard Royal is also home to many of Luxembourg's large financial services and industries, including Banque Centrale du Luxembourg and Banque de Luxembourg.

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China Construction Bank

Wishing to expand its presence in Europe, China Construction Bank Corporation has chosen 1 Boulevard Royal to set up its new European head office.

Headquartered in Beijing, CCB is ranked second among listed banks in the world, reaching US$200.5 billion of market capitalisation in 2017. The Bank has an operating history of nearly 60 years and has a network of 14,121 branches and sub-branches in Mainland China, maintained overseas branches as well.

Exclusive building


Boulevard Royal is a highly regarded reference point in the city. This discernible address will provide the building with exceptional visibility, due to its outstanding architecture.

Exceptional architecture

The building harmoniously combines images of the past with modern design. It shall be an example of powerful architectural expression; the tower being a notoriously well regarded landmark in the city.

Luxurious materials

The building will be finished to a superior standard using only the finest and most luxurious materials. Each component shall be a reflection of the buildings exceptional quality and an example of utmost attention to detail.

"Over recent decades the boulevard Royal has experienced radical interventions which have often been carried out to the detriment of its history. This is why we wanted to conserve a trace – the turret of the building’s corner – as a legacy. Its well-known silhouette defines the boulevard and highlights the distant view over the valley."

Bohdan Paczowski, architect,
Paczowski et Fritsch Architectes.

Efficiency and comfort

Formidable comfort

  • Climatic ceilings
  • Permanent air treatment
  • Local comfort control by BUS system

High security & technical standard

  • Fire detection
  • Sprinkler automated extinction system
  • Emergency power unit
  • Double fiber optical connexions


  • High yield gas and pellets boiler
  • Hot water production using solar energy
  • Breeam certificate EXCELLENT
  • Luxembourg calculated energy pass B

Excellent certificate

1 Boulevard Royal is BREEAM Excellent certified with 77.78%. For its tenants, this is a guarantee of low running costs. It also demonstrates the building's sustainability as well as a pleasant, healthy and environmentally-friendly work surroundings.

The BREEAM certification method is the one most widely used throughout the world to assess and improve the environmental performance of buildings. The reference standard covers a wide range of environmental and sustainable requirements, including energy, materials, ground occupancy, health and transport.

BREEAM certificate n° 0056-3650


gross leasable area (sqm* / places)
  1 bd royal
ground floor 162  
1st floor 324
2nd floor 324
3rd floor 358
4th floor 342
5th floor 311
6th floor 311
7th floor 310
top floor 216
total surfaces 2658
archives 60
indoor parking22
delivery area1

bacs    rented    available

Spaces to live

Created in 1989 in Luxembourg, Ikogest is a family business working in property development and management. The company has expertise in commercial real estate but also works on large scale mixed projects combining office spaces, retail, housing and green spaces.
Ikogest is part of the Ikodomos Holding family group.

25 years' experience

For nearly 25 years, Ikogest has been demonstrating its perfect knowledge of the market, and its ability to anticipate sector developments and satisfy customer demands. To date, the company has developed over 200,000m2 of office spaces, stores and other commercial spaces, making Ikogest one of the top property developers in Luxembourg.

Very high value added building

Construction is a long-term commitment. This is why Ikogest designs buildings that are made to last, with flexible, comfortable spaces that are easy to maintain and which make the most of strategic locations. With each project, Ikogest reaffirms its commitment to quality, innovation and architectural excellence.

Cutting-edge projects

Ikogest is proud to count among its achievements some of the forerunner buildings in Luxembourg. For instance: Laccolith, the first building to use cutting-edge technology; Atrium Business Park, the first business centre incorporating on-site services (restaurants, day-care, fitness centre, etc.); Cubus, the first BREEAM-certified private buildings; 1 boulevard Royal, the first building to receive an Excellent BREEAM score. These constructions are benchmarks in the Luxembourg landscape.

Environmental performance

Since 2010, all new Ikogest developments have received BREEAM certification. BREEAM is the benchmark standard for durable construction. This British environmental sustainability label aims to assess and improve the environmental performance of buildings. Historically, this was the first certification method, and it is also the most used worldwide.

Prestigious clients

AG2R La Mondiale, Amazon.com, Bâloise Assurances, Bonn Steichen & Partners, Citi, Crédit Agricole, Dexia, EFG Bank, KBL, KPMG, SEB, Sodexo and Zurich Financial Services are some of Ikogest's tenants. Several clients have repeatedly chosen Ikogest’s buildings. We have built such relationships of trust with Clearstream, the Luxembourg government, LoneStar Capital, Pictet, Sodexo, Temenos and others.

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