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Spacious Dbl Bed Apartment In The Heart Of Centrally Located, Vibrant Kennington

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Lambeth

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

The accommodation comprises of:

- Kitchen with brand new washing machine, cooker and fridge/freezer.

- Good size double bedroom with large built-in wardrobe.

- Comfortable sofa-bed in living room.

- Modern bathroom with bath & power shower.

- Bright living room with laminate flooring.

- Newly redecorated throughout.

- Large quiet communal gardens.

- Private allocated secure parking space.

- 7 mins walk from Kennington tube. 10 mins Oval & Vauxhall.

- 10 mins walk to Kennington Park.

- Tesco Metro 1 minute walk. Large Tesco 5 mins walk.

Check in is after 2pm. Check out by 10am on day of departure.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Nigel Wilson
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2016

About Nigel Wilson

I am a London based photographer and teacher.

Nigel Wilson purchased this apartment in 2000

Why Nigel Wilson chose London

We lived very happily in the apartment for many years and know the property and the fantastic local neighborhood inside and out! I am always available during your stay if you have any questions or are looking for some suggestions during your London adventure.


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Spacious Dbl Bed Apartment In The Heart Of Centrally Located, Vibrant Kennington
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
Tampa, Florida

Very comfortable flat.

  • 5 of 5

This flat is everything it is advertised to be. Clean, well equipped, and well located. The flat has a very nice sleeper couch and a very comfortable bed in the master. Everything was close, and the Thames was a short walk! We enjoyed our stay immensely.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent property and location

  • 4 of 5

We found the condo very well equipped and matched the description on Home Away. The washer and dryer was a bonus that we definitely took advantage of. We are a couple that enjoy walking and found that the location was very central to all the attractions and museums that London is famous for, we did not need to use the transit system for much of what we did. Thank you Nigel, our trip was fabulous.....

Cathy & Dale

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Karlsruhe, DE

A cozy, well-located flat

  • 5 of 5

Located near a couple beautiful parks and delicious pubs, this cozy and clean apartment was within 25-40 minutes walk of (or a quick ride on the tube to) most of the major London tourist sites. Upon arrival, Nigel kindly greeted and provided us with information regarding the utilities in the apartment, the nearby supermarkets (2 and 10 minutes walk), and the local eateries. All in all, it was an excellent base for us (3 adults) for our week-long vacation. We'd definitely recommend staying here (and will likely stay here again)!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review Ariel - We are really glad you enjoyed staying in our apartment. Look forward to seeing you again in the future! Nigel
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Nice Place, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here a week and had a great trip. Nigel was super helpful getting me settled in, and the flat is a short tube ride from most sights.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great time Bruce. Look forward to seeing you again! Nigel
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Pasadena, CA

Comfy & Clean

  • 5 of 5

Great Apartment! Our family (2 adults & 1 child) spent a week in the very comfortable, warm and clean apartment. We were graciously greeted on arrival by Nigel who carefully went over all of our questions about the apartment parking space, heating, washer & dryer operations and Wi-Fi setup. We had a bouquet of flowers and the refrigerator stocked with ground coffee & milk (life saver in trying to battle the jet lag!). Having the washer and dryer in the apartment was really wonderful. Loved the up and coming feel of the neighborhood with the nearby pubs, Tube station, Tesco store, and gas station. Definitely would love to spend more time in London with this great apartment as our base. Thank you Nigel for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Tim & Letty, it was great to have you at the flat! We hope to see you again in the future. Nigel
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Un excellent choix d'appartement

  • 5 of 5

Nous recommandons fortement cet appartement. L'accueil de propriétaire est chaleureux. Les instructions sont complètes et claiires. L'appartement est lumineux très confortable et on y circule très bien. Il est très bien situé dans un voisinage calme. Bus et métro sont à proximité. Tout pour un séjour heureux à Londres.

We strongly recommend this flat. The owner is most welcoming and helpful. The neighbourhood is calm public transportation close by. All of the above will make your stay in London very pleasant..

Suzanne Lemerise et Hélène Lépine

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Suzanne et Hélène, We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the flat - it was pleasure having you. We look forward to seeing again in the future! Nigel
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
All around the neighborhood!
Nearest Ferry
75 Miles
Dover ot Portsmouth
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Dulwich Golf Club
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
Kennington tube station
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
All around the neighborhood!
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Car: not necessary

A stunning first floor one double bedroom apartment in the heart of centrally located, vibrant Kennington.

Kennington is one of inner London's best kept secrets. It’s an enclave of brick houses and pretty squares containing some perfect examples of Georgian architecture. The most famous is the idyllic Cleaver Square, where locals play boules in the summer next to the lovely historic Prince of Wales pub in the corner.

Kennington is so central that it is reputed to be within earshot of Parliament’s Division Bell, and has been a popular place for politicians to live since Westminster Bridge was built in 1750. The genteel atmosphere and recent regeneration now also draw families, while young professionals in all fields love the central location. Kennington remains a diverse area with a mixed population and feels full of life.

Going out...


You can enjoy a wide range of cuisines here, from Persian to Eritrean and beyond. Portuguese cafes and tapas bars of the South Lambeth Road are well known for their authenticity. The Lobster Pot on Kennington Lane is regarded as one of London’s best French seafood restaurants, the daytime Ragged Canteen is an excellent vegetarian lunch spot and the upmarket Brunswick House close to Vauxhall serves up an imaginative seasonal menu amid recycled furniture, antiques and curios.


There are plenty of great pubs and bars in the area. Locals love Cleaver Square’s cosy Prince of Wales, or try Zeitgeist, a German gastropub offering regional beers, schnitzels and burgers. The Pilgrim Pub is a popular spot to catch live music or watch sports.

Culture & arts

Kennington is excellently placed for some of the best cultural experiences in the Capital. It’s a mere 15 minute walk to the South Bank, with its theaters, galleries and concert venues, while the Tate Britain is within walking distance, too. Closer to home is the quirky Cinema Museum, a popular venue for film screenings and talks, and there are two longstanding local repertory theaters, the White Bear Theater and Ovalhouse.


The Imperial War Museum and Garden Museum can be found here, with the popular tourist attractions of Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament only a half hour stroll across the river.

Local amenities

There are 2 Tesco supermarkets within 5 minutes walk of the flat.


If the tiny hidden squares and greens that make Kennington special aren’t enough for you, Kennington Park is a Green Flag award winning green space. The old common, a site of political demonstrations and public executions, it was enclosed in 1852 becoming an urban park where you’ll find mature trees, an old fashioned flower garden and cafe, as well as playgrounds and tennis courts.

Visit the farm animals at nearby Vauxhall City Farm and check out a range of workshops, as well as a horse riding center.


Tube: You have the choice of four Tube stations. On the Northern Line, Kennington (5 min walk) and Oval (10 min walk) stations are both in Zone 2. Nearby Lambeth North (12 min walk) is on the Bakerloo Line and is in Zone 1. Vauxhall (Zone 1/2 - 10 min walk) is on the Victoria line and is also a mainline station

Buses: The area is extremely well connected. Direct buses from Kennington serve all parts of central London (Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Circus, Trafalgar Square, Houses of Parliament etc.). The 360 takes you to the world famous museums in South Kensington .

Cycle: For many locals, cycling is their main mode of transport. It only takes 20 minutes to cycle to Trafalgar Square and, even if you don’t have your own bike, there is a Boris bike docking station right outside the flat. Cycle Superhighway 7 from Morden to the City runs through Kennington.

Road: Once you’re out of the traffic on the busy A3, it takes under an hour to reach the M25, or 40 minutes to get to the M1 if you’re heading north. The apartment has it's own gated allocated private parking space.

Airports: Heathrow and Gatwick - 45 minutes.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Lambeth, London

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7 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

cleaning £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Check in is after 2pm. Check out by 10am on day of departure.

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.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lambeth in England

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis

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