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Spacious Henley On Thames Studio Apt Close To Oxford, London, Windsor & Reading

People4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this holiday apartment in Henley-on-Thames - Henley-On-Thames Studio Apt

Fully Equipped Kitchen, Sky Tv W/sports, Super King Memory Foam Bed

A ground floor studio apartment for up to four people (best suited for either a couple or 2 couples or a family with 1 or 2 children) providing guests with a contemporary and spacious living area. Included are a memory foam super king size bed, a double sofa bed, both dining and coffee tables, iron, an en suite bathroom, bathtub & shower, bidet shower, linen and towels. Kitchen is fully equipped with all the essential crockery & utensils, a washer/dryer, microwave, grill, oven, cooker, dishwasher and a fridge and freezer. Luxuries include a full-sized bath, shaver point (240V & 115V), hair-dryer and a 32” SMART TV with a Blu-Ray player. Sky Satellite TV is also provided with Sky Sports HD included. We also provide wireless fibre optic broadband.

APARTMENT IS SITUATED A TEN-FIFTEEN MINUTE WALK FROM THE TOWN CENTRE, TRAIN STATION AND THE RIVER THAMES, accompanied by the Mill Meadows park and River & Rowing Museum. It's also a 10 minute walk from the local Leisure Centre and swimming pool. Town centre includes many famous restaurants, pubs and cafés, such as Hotel Du Vin, Maison Blanc, Villa Marina, Loch Fyne, Spice Merchant etc. There are also many shops and supermarkets, and a cinema and theatre.

Henley-On-Thames is a prestigious and historic town, in the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is also renowned for it's internationally known Royal Regatta and Music and other festivals.

It's easily accessible, having rail/bus connections with London, Reading, Oxford and nearby towns. It's also a thirty minutes drive from Heathrow Airport, and is just of the M4 and M40 motorways. (London 50 minutes, Oxford 35 minutes, Reading & Windsor 20 minutes).

Breakfast supplies are provided for stays on a daily basis. For stays a week and over, breakfast provisions will only be provided for the first day. However food and groceries can be supplied on request as per the cost. Cooking necessities such as herbs, oils and spices are provided.

Free parking Space for one car. The apartment is attached to the main house but has an independent access.

Pets are not allowed except for guide dogs.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Shahid Butt
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2016
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About Shahid Butt

I am professional Accountant and also own two retail businesses, which are managed by my wife Yasmin with my assistance. I live with my wife, 16 years old twin sons and elderly mother and lived in Henley for over sixteen years.

Shahid Butt purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Shahid Butt chose South Oxfordshire

The studio apartment (annexed to the main house with independent access) is located in 12th Century Town Henley, part of the Chiltern's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It's within 30-50 minutes by bus/car/rail of England's major tourist cities: London, Oxford and Windsor. It's also 30-40 minutes from some of England's busiest shopping areas: Reading and Bicestor Villiage.

What makes this apartment unique

Self-contained studio apartment - super king size memory foam bed - double sofa bed - wireless fibre broadband - fully equipped kitchen - dishwasher & washer-dryer - fridge & freezer - satellite tv with sky sports hd - bluray player - full sized bath & shower - 306.8ft2

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

Spacious Henley On Thames Studio Apt Close To Oxford, London, Windsor & Reading
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
5

Comfortable place to stay within walking distance to the town of Henley on Thames.

  • 5 of 5

The studio apartment was very nice and clean. The bed was comfortable and we had everything we needed, including food, washer and dryer, a refrigerator, microwave, stove/oven. It was complete with everything you would need for cooking, along with spices, etc. We were very happy with our stay and couldn't have asked for more. I would highly recommend this place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Bruce for your kind words. It was our pleasure to meet you and Cathy and to be your host. Best wishes, Shahid & Yasmin
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5

Very clean and comfortable studio apartment,

  • 5 of 5

Excellent apartment , , very clean and comfortable. Owner had thought of everything to make our stay a real home from home.

Plenty to see in Henley on Thames ,found lovely unspoiled villages in easy reach .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ron, Many thanks for your kind words and it was indeed pleasure to be your host. Wish you both all the best and perhaps hope to see you again one day. Stay blessed... Best regards, Shahid & Yasmin Butt
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5

Fab stay, and fab people :)

  • 5 of 5

We spent two days in this studio apartment and had a Fab stay from start to finish!

Shahid & Yasmin are lovely people... very welcoming and really nice to chat to. They have thought of every little thing you may ever need in this apartment... there's a plentiful supply of food products (and I MEAN plentiful!), a massive selection of toiletries, and even an umbrella! And a very good complimentary bottle of wine too (thank you!) Everything you may need to enjoy your stay is right there!

The apartment is exactly as described, and was nice and clean. The bed is quite possibly the most comfy I have ever slept on whist away... with a huge Tempur memory foam mattress, it's like snuggling down into a nest!! Lovely :)

The apartment is very well situated in a quiet residential street. It's an easy walk into Henley town centre, or a two minute drive with plenty of parking once there. Also a fairly quick drive into Reading.

The Wi-Fi worked well, and we also had a pretty reasonable phone signal (Vodafone).

The only thing that could possibly be improved on is to maybe add some blackout blinds, as it's a little light & bright early on these summer mornings. But that's just my personal preference and not a problem.

We look forward to coming back to stay again soon!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Lisa Many thanks for your such a detailed review and kind words, which are very encouraging to us. It was our pleasure to be your host and look forward to welcoming you again. Your point about the blinds have been noted and I shall see how this can be improved in the future. With best wishes, Yasmin & Shahid
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5

Great Short Stay

  • 5 of 5

Was met by owner, Shahid, upon arrival. He greeted us warmly and proceeded to show us around the unit and explain where everything was and how to work all the appliances. Everything was in the unit that you could possibly need. Lots of Juices, milk, yogurt, cereal, jams, butter, bacon, biscuits, eggs (12), coffee, tea, etc. Much more than we expected for a short 2 night stay. Some canned goods were even in the cabinet as well as staples such as flour, sugar, mustard, catsup, etc. Many choices of shampoos, conditioners, bath gels and soap in the bathroom. Really, he had everything. Bed was very comfortable. The unit is small (garage conversion) but everything was done perfectly to make the best use of the space. Having the washer/dryer was great and a full size fridge is always nice. Even an iron and ironing board. This unit lacks for nothing. Highly recommend. Shahid is in the main house attached so if you need anything he is right there.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Lovely stay

  • 4 of 5

This is a lovely studio and we greatly enjoyed our stay. Our host were kind, generous, helpful and accommodating. The studio was clean, well-maintained and very generously stocked for some hearty English breakfasts!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great choice!

  • 5 of 5

It is just perfect! The studio is comfortable and has everything you need. The landlord and his wife are a fantastic couple, very caring and worried about providing everything you need. The studio is also very well located. I truly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Manuela for your kind words. It was our pleasure to meet you and your friends. We look forward to seeing you soon again. with very best wishes, Shahid & Yasmin
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Various in Henley
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Southampton
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Badgemore Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Henley-on-Thames
Nearest Motorway
16 Kilometres
M4
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Various in Henley
Nearest Beach
83 Kilometres
Eastoke Beach
Car: not necessary

HENLEY-ON-THAMES:

When Henley on Thames throws a party the world notices. This is a town with an international reputation for the world's greatest rowing regatta, the 'joie de vivre' of the summer arts festival plus 80's music feast Rewind to measure up to. And Henley respects tradition.

A 12th century South Oxfordshire market town, Henley's historic heart sits a few strides from the river Thames. The main street has many Georgian frontages covering older buildings and among the 300 buildings within the town designated 'of special architectural or historical interest' are St Mary's church, the town hall, market place and Henley Bridge. Pick up '10 Brilliant things to do', the Henley Environment Trail, the 'Henley Trail' the Henley Town Map or the Visit Midsomer - Southern Trail leaflets to provide more inspiration.

Henley's riverside location – surrounded by a Chiltern landscape of wooded hills and green fields – lends itself to relaxation, long lunches and power shopping. There's a pub where Charles I drank, a Chantry house, a butcher that smokes his own bacon and shops still offering a personal touch.

This is a town dedicated to enjoying the river. So bring a picnic, pick up a copy of Wind in the Willows and settle for an hour on the waterfront. Watch others messing about on the river, or hire a boat and join in the fun – the summer straw boater and stripy blazer combo is optional.

Claim to Fame:

The Royal Regatta and Music and Arts Festival are established highlights of the English social season and give Henley an international reputation but did you know that both Dusty Springfield and George Harrison lived in Henley-upon-Thames until their untimely deaths?

Five things to do in Henley on Thames:

Visit the River and Rowing Museum – and greet statues of two great Olympians Sir Steve Redgrave and Sir Matthew Pinsent

Go rowing or take a boat trip – enjoy the famous regatta course relaxing on a river cruise or energetically in a rowing boat all with one of Henley's oldest companies, Hobbs of Henley or if you want a a one-off Henley Rowing Experience try The Henley Rowing Association - beginners welcome!

Walk along the Thames Path – the route to Hambleden lock is 2.5 miles long or take a guided tour around the town.

Attend a performance at Kenton Theatre - one of the oldest performing theatres in the country

Take afternoon tea – a perfect brew teamed with either scones and jam or a slice of cake

Four things to do near Henley on Thames:

Stonor Park - home of Lord and Lady Camoys, one of England's oldest manor houses has a fine collection of contemporary ceramics

Grey's Court – National Trust run 16th-century mansion and tranquil gardens with outstanding 18th century plasterwork

The Herb Garden – specialist Herb nursery and Saxon Maze with a mile of curving grass pathways

Nuffield Place - visit the time-capsule home of the philanthropist William Morris, Lord Nuffield, the founder of Morris Motor Cars and one of the richest men in the world.

What's on in Henley on Thames:

Henley could easily be renamed Festival-on-Thames for the number and variety of annual arts, sports and traditional events hosted in and around the town.

Each summer 'Henley Reach' sees the world's elite rowers compete at the Royal Regatta. They are cheered on by spectators enjoying the sport, the champagne and the strawberries. Enclosure dress code is strictly enforced yet non-enclosure spectators can equally soak up the occasion and encourage the crews. It's free to watch from the riverside so pick your spot well.

Henley Festival of Music and Arts attracts some of the world´s top entertainers to perform on a floating stage in front of a dinner-jacketed audience. Mixing classical, jazz and popular music, the festival also includes exhibitions of art and sculpture.

Remember to also look out for the fabulous Henley Fringe where many performers hone their acts for Edinburgh; Henley Literary Festival one of the preeminent festivals on the circuit, attracting a host of famous authors, and the 80's Rewind Festival.

LOCATION INFORMATION:

Henley is situated in the county of Oxfordshire, in South East England. It is within short distance of some of England's busiest cities, including London, Reading and Oxford. Henley is also easily accessible, being only 30 minutes from Heathrow Airport, 20 minutes from multiple motorways and having rail and bus links with many towns and cities, including those said above.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Henley-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Low Season - Autumn
15 Oct 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£155
for 2 nights
From
£65
£425
£1,525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season Winter
18 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
 
 
Low Season 2017
2 Jan 2017 - 25 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£155
for 2 nights
From
£65
£425
£1,525
 
 
Mid Season- Spring
26 Mar 2017 - 8 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£175
for 2 nights
From
£75
£525
 
 
Mid Season - Spring
9 Apr 2017 - 29 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£625
 
 
Mid Season - Spring
30 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£175
for 2 nights
From
£75
£575
 
 
High Season - Summer
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
£2,025
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Regatta 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 3 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
From
£125
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak season
4 Jul 2017 - 9 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£322
for 3 nights
From
£99
 
 
High Season
10 Jul 2017 - 17 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
 
 
Peak season
18 Aug 2017 - 20 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£322
for 3 nights
From
£99
 
 
High Season - Summer
22 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
£2,025
 
 
Mid Season - Autumn
1 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£175
for 2 nights
From
£75
£525
£1,800
 
 
Low Season - Autumn
5 Nov 2017 - 9 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£155
for 2 nights
From
£65
£450
£1,550
 
 
High Season - Winter
10 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£85
£575
£2,025
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £25

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Henley-on-Thames in Oxfordshire

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 29 m²
Location Type:
  • town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Ensuite Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Also a bidet shower and shaving points for both voltages.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Studio Sleeping Area - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sofa bed is double bed.
  • Bed is super king sized and mattress is memory foam. There are bed side shelves and lamps either side of the bed. The sofa bed is a double bed and extends very easily.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Leisure center and swimming pool 15 minute walk from the house.

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