Lumière - Beacon of light and space

Beacon of light and space

Lumière is set to become a new icon of international allure for Rotterdam’s city centre.

In the heart of a distinct Triple-A environment, Lumière will be a truly unique location; a seamless convergence of living, working, shopping and accommodation.

Lumière Tower is characterized by a feeling of light and space, green roof terraces and all-round balconies, its high-quality mix of facilities, intimate spaces, abundance of greenery and social interaction between residents and visitors.

Lumière Tower corner view Kruiskade and Lijnbaan

Ready to change the future

Manhave and VORM are creating a metropolitan location of international allure: at Lumière you’ll get the real city for your money.

It will be a sustainable area with future-proof energy solutions and a varied range of facilities and services. And more importantly: a living environment that makes users feel connected and that facilitates a social experience in the fields of art, culture and events.

Lumière District

Lumière will play an important role in the heart of Rotterdam, connecting living, staying, working and luxury shopping.

In this dynamic environment, you’re so close to Central Station, the Central District business centre, the core Lijnbaan shopping area, the cultural Schouwburgplein and stately Coolsingel: a metropolis with 170 nationalities and the world at your feet.

  • 20 minutes from Schiphol, Europe’s 3rd airport
  • A 3-minute walk from Rotterdam Central Station
  • High-speed trains to London, Paris and Brussels

The lumière concept

Lumière is set to offer a varied programme of living, staying, working and shopping for Rotterdam residents and visitors.

It will offer many intimate spaces that encourage social interaction. Lumière’s development is also characterized by quality: high-quality materials, high ceilings, lots of glass, ample outdoor space, an interesting roof landscape with an abundance of greenery and a high level of service and facilities.


Light and space with phenomenal views

High level

263 apartments with wrap-around loggias and stunning views


Community facilities for residents

50 to 130
square metres

With ample light and high ceilings with a net height of 2.74m

Modern lifestyle

The concept emphasises a contemporary, urban lifestyle, with high-quality shared facilities for households that mainly comprise 1 to 2 people. For young professionals, young couples, urban nomads and empty nesters; there’s a suitable home for everyone.

Lumière will offer space for some 265 homes with a range of property types from 50 to 130 square metres. The ceiling height and abundance of light will give all the properties a truly spacious feel. All properties will also have a private balcony with stunning city views, access to communal facilities and high-quality outdoor spaces. For example, the Lumière crown will include a communal floor with roof terrace, a communal kitchen and living space especially for residents.

Lumiere Passage Karel Doormanstraat direction shopping
Lumière Tower Crown Night view at 155 meters


Hotel with a Grand Café, bar, restaurant, roof terraces, spa & wellness

Fitness & Welness

Completely relaxed

Grand Café

With bar at the entrance

High End Hotel

151 luxurious en spacious rooms and suites


Fine dining with large roof terrace

Best place to stay

There’ll always be something happening at Lumière. The ground floor atrium with access to the Grand Café and the luxury hotel reception with 151 rooms and suites will be an inviting lobby.

A lively environment is being created here, where people can use all the luxury facilities, including the restaurant on the 2nd and 3rd floors with a large roof terrace, the congress centre with roof terrace, the spa & wellness on the 16th, a mobility point with bicycle storage and the hotel’s service point. The atrium will flow onto the patio and the Lumière Passage through which you can cross the block to Karel Doormanstraat en route to the many luxury shops, restaurants, Rotterdam Central Station and all the cultural events offered by the city.

Lumière Passage Lijnbaan direction


Offices, social facilities and business premises


And social facilities such as a yoga studio

Convention Centre

For inspiring encounters

Social facilities

From a medical centre to community centre

Love the city

Lumière will accommodate high-quality offices with BREEAM and WELL labels. The large floors in the inner area will be ideally suited to the demands of international business in the Central District.

The social facilities and business spaces will be located near the main entrance and in easily accessible places for city lovers. The areas will also be clearly visible and easily accessible for people with an impairment. The entire 5th floor will be allocated to health services, which could include an anthroposophical medical centre with space for general practitioners, psychologists, dietitians and physiotherapists with a focus on vitality and prevention. The other commercial spaces will include offices up to the 6th floor and a conference centre on the 2nd floor, as well as a community centre on a lower floor in the inner area.

Lumière Tower Karel Doormanstraat entrance zoom
Lumière Passage Karel Doormanstraat direction


The luxury shopping hotspot of Rotterdam


Lumière Passage


Karel Doormanstraat





Luxury shopping hotspot

Lumière is located in the heart of Rotterdam’s luxury shopping hotspot, between Kruiskade with The Lobby and City House, Lijnbaan and Karel Doormanstraat, where luxury brands such as Rolex, Patek Philippe and Cartier are sold.

Lumière will offer a podium to local and international fashion and design heroes on the plinth on Kruiskade, Lijnbaan, Karel Doormanstraat and Lumière Passage. These are winning brands that focus entirely on their quality-conscious target group: authentic brands with an exceptional sense of quality and service, without making any compromises. Brands that surprise because of their taste and creativity.