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Penthouse Pleasures, Family Comforts

Bedrooms 4
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Sleeps 8

Welcome to London.

And welcome to our home, which combines penthouse pleasures with family comfort. After all, my twin girls and I live here when we aren’t traveling ourselves.

Our penthouse home provides space, light, elegance and scenery across the top two floors of a prestigious five story building. An elevator with private key access whisks you up to reveal a home above the trees, graced with abundant windows and bathed in light. The private roof terrace offers panoramic views across London and is the perfect spot for a BBQ, sun downer or game of bocce ball.

Our home is designed for our style of family living. We are connected and so is our home. At its hub is a large, modern kitchen for meals, games and more. The kitchen freely flows to the two open reception rooms and up the stairs to a loft reception and our terrace sanctuary. When we need even more green space, we spill out to the 2 acre communal garden below. At the end of the day, we retreat to our four cozy bedrooms featuring two king and two double (queen) beds. Our home reflects our style mix, combining relaxed city and country comfort.

Our home is nestled in Little Venice, an enchanting central oasis. One of London’s prime residential areas, Little Venice features a stunning canal, serene tree lined streets and a jewel of a village high street. Walk comfortably to Notting Hill, Portobello Road and Regent’s Park or hop on the tube at Warwick Avenue to be anywhere in minutes. Take a guided walking tour of the area's famous places and people. Ship off on a charming canal boat to the London Zoo and Camden Market.

We love it and hope you and your family will too.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 November, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Maida Vale in London

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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(6 traveller reviews)

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Penthouse Pleasures, Family Comforts
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment! Great location! Matt the host was super accommodating and easy to work with.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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london life, american comfort

  • 5 of 5

beautiful penthouse in a beautiful part of london. perfect for families. the hosts are long-term residents but from the US, so know london well and know what american guests expect. perfect combo. and they deliver. highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic central flat

  • 5 of 5

The entire experience was enjoyable from start to finish. Matt was very responsive and helpful throughout the process, responding to emails, coordinating with his housekeeper Andrea (who was fantastic) and checking up on us during our stay. The flat itself was spacious, welcoming and warm. Perfect for my entire family, including three small children. The outdoor patio was immensely popular as we enjoyed the cool evening breeze with our daily tea. Full amenities, cooking utensils, central to groceries, pubs, shopping and the tube. Couldn't have asked for a better location and stay. I would return without hesitation!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home, fabulous neighbourhood, private but with great amenities close by.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the neighbourhood and the privacy of this great home. Comfortable with all the amenities of home. Close to the underground and many restaurants etc. if you want to enjoy London but have a peaceful comfy haven to retreat to after long day sightseeing- this is the place.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Even Better

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved it. When you walk in, this place opens up and invites you in. Big, spacious and bright throughout. And a true home, not a sterile rental.

The area is central, peaceful and beautiful. Plenty of great shops and restaurants within a few blocks and a short journey to trendy Notting Hill, Soho, Camden, etc.

We were warmly greeted by the owner and his two kids, who went out of there way to make our stay enjoyable. Nice extra touches to settle us in and available for advice whenever we needed it.

If more homes on this site felt like this, I would abandon hotels forever.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Barbara

Beautiful, Comfortable, Spacious, Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Staying in this penthouse home was one of the highlights of our trip to London. The home was beautifully appointed and was comfortable enough for our family of 6 (plus more, if we'd had them). It's in a fantastic neighborhood with wonderful restaurants, grocery shopping, and wide boulevards, and it is very convenient to the Bakerloo tube line. The owner had fruit and water available upon our arrival, which was much appreciated after a long flight. We had a fantastic time and would absolutely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Warrington Pub
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Warwick Avenue
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Maida Vale, London

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Dec 2017 - 10 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £90 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £90 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £95
Refundable Damage Deposit £1,250
Tax Rate 20.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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