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Perfect for 4!Elegant Stylish & Sunny-Balcony-Free Wifi-S/Kensington-Harrods

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedroom, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

The elegant and stylish Cavendish is a 1,200-square feet two bedroom, two bathroom vacation rental set on a lovely garden square in a prestigious South Kensington neighborhood. Step through the entrance into a gorgeous and sunny living room decorated with designer furniture and beautiful original artwork. The room is accented with warm yellow and pink tones that create a cheerful and charming setting. The kitchen is equally inviting and features a balcony with bistro table where you can enjoy outstanding views overlooking the classic rooftops and chimneys of London. While staying at the Cavendish you'll also enjoy access to a beautiful gated garden square, which is a rare and lovely feature with a London vacation rental!

The Cavendish has two comfortable bedrooms, both with the lovely feature of full en suite bathrooms. From the master bedroom with luxurious king-sized bed you can also step out to the balcony to start your day with a Mary Poppins view of South Kensington! The second bedroom has two large single beds and a welcoming and warm décor. This beautiful vacation rental is ideal for caring guests who will savour the artistic touches and lovingly look after the apartment as their own home away from home in London.

You'll love the outstanding setting in one of South Kensington most sought-after squares. Enjoy strolling through the neighborhood to nearby Museum Row - home to the Natural History Museum, fabulous decorative arts collections at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Science Museum and more. You'll be just moments from Fulham Road, famous for antique and home design shops, as well as trendy London shopping at Brompton Cross. Walk to King's Road in Chelsea, Harrods famous department store in Knightsbridge and the beautiful Kensington Gardens. Just a few minutes’ walk away is the South Kensington Tube station, so you can easily reach all the top spots in central London on the Underground or on London's classic red double-decker buses. The Cavendish offers an elegant stay in a fine setting in South Kensington.

Please note: This apartment is located on the fourth floor (fifth floor American) with an elevator. However, there are 10 steps to reach the building entrance and 7 steps from the elevator to the apartment entrance.

More Details

Property Manager
London Perfect
Member since: 2003
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About London Perfect

Founded on a love for the London lifestyle, we are a boutique company that specializes in quality apartments in London’s best neighbourhoods. Our apartments are perfectly located, beautifully furnished and offer all the comforts of home. Most importantly, they are centrally located: walking distance to London landmarks, museums, great restaurants and classic pubs, top shopping spots and London transport. We live in London and are there to offer a warm welcome when you arrive and help with any questions you may have. When you reserve, we’ll send you a useful information pack about the apartment, the neighbourhood and London in general so you can hit the ground running.

London Perfect purchased this apartment in 2010

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you for a wonderful holiday. We loved this apartment. It was bright and sunny, spacious and immaculate...we loved the little balcony, but wished the weather had been a little warmer so we could enjoy it more. I'm sure it would be fabulous in the summer! The location between South Kensington and Chelsea was wonderful as well as the proximity to the tube station. Your staff in London was friendly, helpful and provided great service. We are looking forward to our next trip to London!
Dec 2014
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Location

Car: not necessary

You'll love the outstanding setting in one of South Kensington most sought after squares. Enjoy strolling through the neighborhood to nearby Museum Row - home to the Natural History Museum, fabulous decorative arts collections at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Science Museum and more. You'll be just moments from Fulham Road, famous for antique and home design shops, as well as trendy London shopping at Brompton Cross. Walk to King's Road in Chelsea, Harrods famous department store in Knightsbridge and the beautiful Kensington Gardens. Just a few minutes walk away is the South Kensington Tube station, so you can easily reach all the top spots in central London on the Underground or on London's classic red double-decker buses. The Cavendish offers an elegant stay in a fine setting in South Kensington.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Kensington in London

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We charge a modest, non-refundable accidental damage waiver fee to cover guests against accidental damage.
  • Standard check-in time: 3:30pm to 7pm Late check-in between 7pm and 10pm: charged at £75, paid in cash on arrival. Checkout time: 10am
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 (en suite to Bedroom 1) - Bathtub, separate shower, toilet, sink and heated towel rail
    Bathroom 2 (en suite to Bedroom 2) - Bathtub, toilet, sink and heated rail
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 (with en suite bathroom) - King size bed, en suite bathroom and balcony access
    Bedroom 2 (with en suite bathroom) - Two large singles (100cm wide), cannot be zipped together
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Notes:
Friendly on-the-ground team available to assist with any emergencies ** Detailed London manual that outlines the key features of the apartment and the surrounding neighborhood ** Luxury cotton towels, high thread count sheets, bath soaps and hand lotion ** Starter supplies of dishwasher and laundry soaps, garbage bags and paper towels ** Prices include all taxes and commissions

Reviews

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Perfect for 4!Elegant Stylish & Sunny-Balcony-Free Wifi-S/Kensington-Harrods
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
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5

London Perfect. Absolutely perfect week at the Cavendish flat!

  • 5 of 5

Our experience with London Perfect was absolutely perfect! From the very first email, we were impressed with their communication, professionalism, and desire to ensure that our pre, during, and post experience was ideal. We would email the office and get a swift response each time. We had an exceptionally positive experience with them and would highly recommend them to others looking for quality accommodations in lovely neighborhoods. My family of four, with two children ages 14 and 11, spent a week in South Kensington at the Cavendish apartment. This neighborhood was ideal for us; we could walk in any direction to dozens of great shops, restaurants, and cafes. The Cavendish is less than a five-minute, flat walk to the South Kensington underground station. We always felt safe in this upscale, less-frenetic neighborhood. We gave a $100 deposit for the key to the private garden across the street; it was a very pretty park to stroll through and relax. The Cavendish is on the top floor of its building. You could either climb the stairs or take the tiny elevator. Upon entering the apartment, you're immediately greeted by a bright, charming, and inviting space. The living room is comfortable and cozy. London Perfect graciously allowed us to check in around 7:30 a.m.; we were fortunate there were no guests the night before we arrived. We used the recommended car service and were picked up at Heathrow. The friendly driver took us up to the apartment, where we were later met by Sax from London Perfect. Sax went through how to operate the appliances, unlock all the windows, etc. It was warm our first day and I thought it would be an uncomfortable week without air conditioning, but the fans and opened windows cooled it down nicely. Once the weather cooled down, the beautiful cross breeze kept the apartment at a perfect temperature. We loved relaxing on the little balcony at night, where, if you leaned just the right way, you could see what we think was the London Eye. We were happy to have a washer/dryer, and we appreciated the items provided by London Perfect to get us started. Please read my full review on Google. VRBO doesn't allow me enough characters to share just what a great experience we had!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We would like to thank the London Perfect team for ensuring that every detail regarding our stay was addressed. You are a very professional team. The Cavendish apartment is bright and cheerful and was a perfect place to relax after a day touring London. The Cavendish is fully appointed and located within a very beautiful and well maintained (and clean) building. The neighborhood is also quite beautiful and located very close to the Tube Station. The London Tube system is an example of a near perfect transportation system. We were quite fortunate to have had great weather as well. We had a great time in London thanks in part to the London Perfect team. Lushi's limo service was also seamless (arrival and departure. Thanks again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

London Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely week's stay at the Cavendish for 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday. There were four of us there and plenty of space for everyone. The flat is located in a lovely part of South Kensington with several great views over the rooftops of London. Local grocery (Tesco) was crowded but convenient. Lots of local restaurants filled with both locals and tourist. A special THANK YOU to the London Perfect staff who had to make a special trip to the flat to help get the room safe open(totally our fault). We loved having this special place to come back to at the end of the day.”

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A great place to spend Thanksgiving! It really is a convenient area for everything.....
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Cavendish Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and well located apartment in a great area. Close to the South Kensington tube station and lots of restaurants and stores - walk to Harrods department store.The bedrooms are very comfortable and both baths were nicely outfitted. The washer and dryer are a big plus. I would definitely stay here again. The information from LondonPerfect was very good. Their recommended driver picked us up at Heathrow and delivered us to the apartment with no problems.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Apartment - South Kensington

  • 5 of 5

Lovely and spacious apartment with a homely feel and stunning London view. Breakfast on the balcony adds to your London experience. Very comfortable for four people. It is is a well appointed, conveniently located, spacious and inviting flat located close to the tube and bus stop with a number of restaurants and pubs, specialty shops, grocery stores, and a post office nearby. The staff at London Perfect welcomes you, are available to answer questions, and help with your luggage upon departure. They recommended a driver who was prompt and charged below market rates. The apt. was more than just stocked with "starter" supplies, with everything we needed available. This property, and the staff at London Perfect truly made our trip to London "perfect" and we look forward to staying at another one of their many properties on our next trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for posting your review. It is so meaningful to others who are searching to be able to read what someone has siad after staying in the apartment.
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Charming Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We are packing with great sadness to leave this magnificent city of London! Our stay has been glorious in all aspects and a large part of that was the apartment. The perfect location, the perfect amenities and charm in the design and conveniences. And your wonderful attention to our every request. We have told many, many friends about this spot and do intend to return ourselves. We have many sensational memories! Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Kensington, London

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid Season
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,904
for 5 nights
From
£371
 
 
Low Season
28 Oct 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,699
for 5 nights
From
£330
 
 
Mid Season
18 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,904
for 5 nights
From
£371
 
 
Low Season
27 Nov 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,699
for 5 nights
From
£330
 
 
High Season
19 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,529
for 5 nights
From
£496
 
 
Low Season
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,989
for 5 nights
From
£388
 
 
Mid Season
3 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,229
for 5 nights
From
£436
 
 
High Season
1 Apr 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,529
for 5 nights
From
£496
 
 
Mid Season
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,229
for 5 nights
From
£436
 
 
High Season
1 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,529
for 5 nights
From
£496
 
 
Mid Season
13 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,229
for 5 nights
From
£436
 
 
Low Season
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,989
for 5 nights
From
£388
 
 
Mid Season
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,101
for 7 nights
From
£436
 
 
Peak Season
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£3,689
for 7 nights
From
£520
 

Additional pricing information

Accidental Damage Waiver £49

We charge a modest, non-refundable accidental damage waiver fee to cover guests against accidental damage.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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