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One bedroom flat in fashionable central location

Bedrooms 1
Space 57 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

1 double bed flat with sofa bed to sleep 2/3 near Hyde Park

Self-contained flat situated on lower ground floor of large 1840 house listed of historic interest in beautiful private garden square (access on request) in fashionable South Kensington in central London. 2 mins from Gloucester Road Underground station and walking distance from many restaurants and trendy boutiques in Chelsea (including the famous King's Road) and Kensington (10 mins from Kensington Palace and Gardens). Harrods and museums are less than 15 mins walk and Notting Hill is 20 mins walk. Small supermarkets just round the corner. Bus stop just two minutes away-frequent buses to parts of central London. Large sitting room with Plasma TV and open-plan kitchen with double oven & all machines. Internet access. Newly refurbished bathroom with bath/shower. Please note there is a minimum of one

week except to fill a gap or at the last minute. . For 2 or 3 only. Price per week : £725 including laundry end final clean No smoking.

More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Kensington & Chelsea in London

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 57 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Sitting room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Double bedroom with large (180cm / 6ft) bed and dressing area with ample storage space.
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(30 traveller reviews)

One bedroom flat in fashionable central location
average rating of 4.7 based on 30 reviews

Excellent location, well equipped, good hostess

  • 5 of 5

See above.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect spot to stay in London!

  • 5 of 5

It is a lovely well maintained flat with everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay. The location is brilliant, so close to Gloucester Rd. tube, stores and restaurants. The owner Jeannie is very helpful if you have any questions or concerns. I can't recommend this place highly enough. My husband and I would return in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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comfortable,clean and well supplied

  • 4 of 5

Perfect location for getting to tube.Grocery stores and restaurants within walking distance. Owners were friendly and helpful.Loved our stay there.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Location in London + Comfort galore

  • 5 of 5

We've just had a fabulous week in London even though it was November! Jeannie and John (the owners) have set up everything you will need to enjoy your stay and have also provided lots of little thoughtful touches. It was cold outside but the flat was cosy and comfy and the showers were hot and reliable. We could access all the famous London visitor sights via the tube, only 150m from the doorstop. Gloucester Road Station is on 3 different lines and travel was so simple and quick. Buy an Oyster Card and its so easy. We enjoyed Hyde Park, Victoria and Albert Museum and also the Natural History Museum all within walking distance to the flat. There are loads of great cafes, pubs and restaurants nearby but we also enjoyed looking after ourselves in the flat purchasing food from the local supermarket, Waitrose, next to the tube station. This must be the best location in London. Thanks Jeannie and John, we hope to see you again on another trip.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very conveniently located

  • 4 of 5

The unit is close to the Gloucester tube station, literally 2 minutes walk. From Gloucester station you are basically only a few minutes away from all the major attractions in London. The unit could use fresh paint, but overall it's comfortable for 1-2 people. All the appliances work well, and the kitchen has everything you need. The neighborhood is super safe even late at night and there are some nice pubs and restaurants in walking distance.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent stay in South Kennsington - great home base for exploring London

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I truly enjoyed our stay at Jeannie's flat in South Kensington. The apartment was very clean, well-equipped and extremely well located to get to the Gloucester Road tube stop (3 short blocks). It was on the basement level, but there was plenty of light in the front room and it was as described on the VRBO website. There were many restaurants and shops close by with a large Wayfair supermarket right by the underground station. Jeannie was very responsive to emails and questions, and, we were delighted that we had a chance to meet her before we left. The apartment has a good collection of London guidebooks as well - could have left mine at home :)

Would recommend this as an economical, but very comfortable place to stay in a great location.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Becky Thank you very much for this and we are very glad you enjoyed it! Best wishes Jeannie
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
London Heathrow
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Paddington or Victoria
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Kensington & Chelsea, England

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Use of sofa bed is an extra £20 for one night or £60 per week. Damage deposit of £100 to be paid on arrival (returned on departure). Final cleaning, hot water, heating, internet access and electricity all included.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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