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Studio apartment with free parking in the heart of historic London

People4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 322 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Bright, modern apartment with garden, sleeps 2-4

Close to London's historic heart, this very popular modern apartment is a five-minute walk from the Tower of the London, the River Thames and many of London's top tourist attractions.

It is on a quiet, private street but just a few minutes' walk from a large supermarket, local shops and post office, bars and restaurants.

Tower Hill metro station, on the District and Circle lines, is 10 minutes' walk away and public transport links are very good. The apartment was recently refurbished to the highest standards with a wall-mounted foldaway double bed and a double sofa bed - ideal for 2 people, but still comfortable for 4. The living room is light and spacious with digital TV and DVD.

The bathroom has a powerful shower and hairdryer; the kitchen is fully equipped with a refrigerator, oven, microwave and washing machine. The apartment has central heating and a garden with BBQ. All bedding and towels are provided, as well as bread, milk and other essentials for your arrival. You can book online with a credit card.

Arrivals and departures: Check-in is after 12 noon and check-out is 10am unless otherwise agreed.

To facilitate late/unpredictable arrivals there is a key safe at the property, and the secret code is provided once a secure booking has been made. This allows guests to access the property at their own convenience.

More Details

Owner
Linda Galloway
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
29 June, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We have had a great time and enjoyed your place. We will have no problem recommending it to anyone we know coming to London. We didn't use the phone but think it is a great idea.' - Paul, Lisa and Nicola Wines, Australia (August 2006)



'Thanks for everything, we had a lovely stay. The house was very well kitted out and really warm and cosy.' - Caroline and Alexandre (March 2007)



'Helllo! Thank you for letting us to be in your beautiful, sweet and nice apartment! - three happy French girls' (June 2007)
Nov 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Tower Hamlets in London

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom is modern, with underfloor heating and a heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • This apartment is a studio, or also known as a bachelor apartment, meaning that both beds are in the same room. This can be suitable for parents with young children but may not be ideal for groups of friends or two couples who do not wish to share sleeping space; or where teenage children do not want to share a double bed. Please take this into account when making your decision.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The rental charge includes all services and equipment. There is no cleaning charge but renters are expected to leave the property clean and tidy, and to make good any breakages. Please let us know if you're arriving by car. You can use a credit or debit card to make payments via Paypal

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(68 traveller reviews)

Studio apartment with free parking in the heart of historic London
average rating of 4.4852943 based on 69 reviews
4

Nice view, great area, small apartment

  • 4 of 5

Great area, safe and easy to get around London. perfect for two people.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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We did not like it .

  • 2 of 5

This Studio needs update !!!! The mattress is awful , two people can't sleep comfortable , shower to small . Sorry but I will not go back again as well I will not refer this place.

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Convenient location in a quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. The neighborhood was quiet and safe. Walking distance to a grocery store, the tube and a couple of pubs and restaurants. Came home late every night and never felt unsafe. There's an iron, wifi, random supplies in the kitchen and leftover foods that previous guests kindly left behind.

No real complaints other than the mattress was not kind to my lower back and after 3 days I started to feel the arthritis pains.

I would happily stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Nice place and excelent location

  • 5 of 5

It was an excelent time spent in London, location so close to so attactive place such as Tower Bridge or The Tower. Nice area, so quiet and pleasent. The flat is very well equipped, clean and pleasent to stay. Full recommendation.

We spent nice time with family of four participants.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Always look forward to returning!

  • 5 of 5

I have enjoyed many visits to London over the past 9 years and have chosen Linda's studio each time. Good location, all necessary facilities, comfy bed, heating and good ventilation all blend to make a very pleasant experience! A home away from home!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for 6 nights, owner was very accommodating as we had a very early check in, the description is on point, small studio, but so much better than a hotel room. Coming from a city that has no subways or trains, we felt very intimidated by the metro and used UBER at first, but then we got familiar with the layout and even enjoyed the city lines and district lines. I would definitely recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Captain Kidd
Nearest Ferry
126 Kilometres
Dover
Nearest Motorway
26 Kilometres
M25, Junction 2
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Il Bordello Italian
Nearest Beach
68 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Wapping is on the edge of London's financial heart, the City, but even closer to the capital's most famous landmarks. The Tower of London and Tower Bridge are a short walk away and the nearby banks of the River Thames are dotted with some of Britain's oldest public houses. Charles Dickens set many of his novels in and around Wapping. River taxis stop here, taking visitors by boat east to Canary Wharf or west to the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. The nearest Tube stations are Tower Hill and Shadwell (DLR). Liverpool Street, with a fast service to Stansted Airport, is a short bus ride away. Both City Airport and the Excel exhibition centre are easily reached by DLR from Shadwell. Walking is easy too, and most of London's attractions, such as St Paul's Cathedral, the Tate Modern and the London Eye are a comfortable stroll away.

Other Activities: Sight-seeing, theatre, historical walking tours, bars and restaurants

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Tower Hamlets, England

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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4 night minimum stay
£340
for 4 nights
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£500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
Rates quoted are fully inclusive of relevant taxes and booking fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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