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Airy , Quiet 1 Bed With Garden. Close to Portobello Market and Hyde Park

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Bedrooms 1
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Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Property
apartment
People
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Bayswater - Boutique Gardens

50 Sq M Lower Ground Floor Apartment With Private Garden. Quiet and Beautiful

Charming, quiet 1 bed with garden. Strictly for two. Steps from Hyde Park and Portobello Market.

A DELIGHTFUL AND ROMANTIC FLAT FOR TWO

Located in a listed Georgian building this gorgeous 50 M2 apartment is the perfect stay for those who are searching both absolute quietness and the best of the London life. It is warm, cosy, very silent and full of atmosphere with its typical british features. As it is south facing and equipped with wide french doors opening onto the garden it is also very bright.

It comes with a fully equipped kitchen, a lovely living room with an comfortable sofa and an office corner, a spacious bedroom and a full bathroom. The king size bed (1,80m) can be separated into twins on request upon booking. The garden comes with a table and chairs for 4. There you will enjoy jasmine and collection plants and also the shadow of the mature trees of one of the most beautiful Georgian squares in London, Porchester Square.

In addition the flat offers superfast WIRELESS internet access, PRINTER, impressive SAMSUNG 52' LED DVD player, fire alarm, and entryphone.

THE BEST OF LONDON AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Our fantastic location will allow you walking access to the most vibrant places of Notting Hill, the famous Portobello Market and via a short stroll to Hyde Park. Close also Little Venice one of the most charming neighbourhoods with its boat restaurants on the canals (10’ walk).

You are also well connected to other several London landmarks such as renowned Royal Albert Hall and a variety of museums, Science, Natural History and Victoria and Albert to name but a few, all unmissable during your stay in our wonderful city.

Close by on Westourne Grove is an excellent variety of pubs, cafes, bars and restaurants from all over the world. A number of supermarkets like Waitrose, Westley’s and Planet Organic are also close by. Oxford Street and Westfield Shopping centre are a 5 minute bus ride away.

4 UNDERGROUND STATIONS NEARBY AND EXPRESS LINE TO HEATHROW (15’)

All parts of London are easily and quickly accessible thanks to the proximity to four Underground stations : Paddington, Royal Oak, Queensway and Bayswater, serving the Central, Circle, District and Hammersmith and City lines respectively. The stations are all located at walking distance from the property.

From Paddington Station your will be at 15 minutes from Heathrow airport thanks to the super fast Heathrow Express Line.

Should you prefer travelling by bus, several bus stops served by an abundance of lines are located even closer to the property.

To see other properties we rent please visit our website: www.whitehousevacationrenatls.com

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Maurice
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016

About Maurice

My wife and I are frequent travelers so we know very well what is important in a house : the location, the light, the comfort, the quietness, the accessibility. Passionate with music, architecture, design, art and gastronomy, we are keen to share our taste and experience with other travelers.

Reviews received on other properties we rent:

http://www.vrbo.com/351993#reviews

http://www.vrbo.com/336932#reviews

http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3494891#reviews

Maurice purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Maurice chose Westminster and West End

We love London. We have seen at least 150 flats before buying this one. A lot were terrible although quite expensive.

We fall in love with this one and the privacy that separate rooms offers. We love the quietness of the place which is really unusual in London, a very hectic and noisy city. The garden is fairly big compared to what we have seen.

What makes this apartment unique

Porchester is so ideally located that you can access everywhere very conveniently. Heathrow is at 15 minutes. All sorts of shops and restaurants are available day and nights the all week long, elegant or casual.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

Airy , Quiet 1 Bed With Garden. Close to Portobello Market and Hyde Park
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
Albany New York USA
5

Lovely and cozy

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed this flat for three full weeks in November. Over that span of time we made good use of all the features, including the fully equipped kitchen, with laundry and dishwasher. After all the excitement and activity of a day out in London, coming home to 11 Porchester Square was a pleasure, warm, pleasant and very comfortable. The neighborhood, as others have said, has most every resource and convenience just a few minutes walk away. A highlight is Guste Remo, the charming Italian restaurant just around the corner. The route 23 bus (stop on Bishops Bridge Rd just in front of the Waitrose supermarket) became a favorite way to get to central London (Trafalgar Square, etc) - the Christmas lights on Oxford and Regent Streets were spectacular, particularly if you could land the front seats on the upper level. We enjoyed museums, the theatre and galleries, all within easy reach from the flat via the Tube and/or bus. We liked it so much, we hope to return someday and would certainly recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Ben. It has been a pleasure for us to have you at Boutique Gradens. You will be always very welcomed in any of our properties. All the best to you.
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Burbank, CA
5

Authentic London Experience in Lovely Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We spent 4 days at Maurice's lovely apartment at the end of October, and really enjoyed it. The apartment is exactly as pictured - beautifully decorated with a modern kitchen and bathroom, and good/fast wifi, which we really appreciated! The garden was very pretty, and we would have loved to sit out there in better weather, so I can only assume those who stay in summer will really enjoy that rare piece of outdoor real estate. The location was great - there were about 3 or 4 underground stations within an easy walk of the apartment, and we could get to any of the main tourist areas within a very quick ride. Also, the neighborhood itself was very interesting - very residential and local so we really felt like we were living in London and not just seeing tourist sites. There were also some pretty good restaurants within a quick walk of the apartment, as well as a very good grocery store. This is a great apartment to set up a base to see the city, and a far better value than any hotel room for the same price. We would love to stay in Maurice's apartment again when we return to London!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Debra for this great review. It has been a pleasure for us to have you as a guest. You will always be very welcome in any of our properties. All the best for you and your husband.
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5

Charming Bayswater/Notting Hill Flat

  • 5 of 5

This ground level spacious flat is ideal for a couple. It is wonderfully located in a quite charming neighbourhood... yet all the London sights and attractions are readily accessible by foot, bus or Underground. We found the flat to be immaculate and well equipped. The walk-out to a private garden makes it truly special. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the apartment. It was convenient to the airport and to tube stations, so we were able to get all over London quickly. The neighborhood itself has plenty of restaurants, groceries, bakeries and other shopping nearby (easily walkable.) We especially enjoyed the outdoor terrace -- a great place to sip wine and reflect on the day!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Margaret for your excellent review. I am quite glad you had a nice stay in our apartment and since you like good wine I will prepare a good bottle if you come in any of our properties i Brussels, Buenos Aires or London in the future.
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Manitoba, Canada
5

Excellent rental property, came exactly as represented

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay at this property. Excellent location on a nice & quiet street, bus stops within 2 minute walk, Royal oak tube within 4 minute walk and Bayswater tube within 8 minute walk. A waitrose is within a 4 minute walk, and 5 minutes gets you onto a bustling street with anything you could need available, costa coffee was just 5 minutes away. The flat is in the basement, but has doors leading to a patio, very airy, not musty. The bathroom and kitchen were excellent, you could live in this flat for months.

The property was very clean and well maintained, included all the items you need to cook and live

We had a great introduction to the property and surrounding area from Sarah, we stayed in contact with her from when we arrived at Gatwick until we knocked on the door of the building, couldn't have been treated better, thank you Sarah!!

Within half an hour you can walk to Portabello, or South through Hyde Park to the Royal Albert hall, and onto the museums and Harrods. Ten or 15 minutes to Paddington, felt very safe walking around this area. Lots of great pubs to visit, Hyde park/Kensington were fantastic places to take a picnic to and relax

In summary, we loved this flat, we loved the area, we wouldn't hesitate to stay there again and would fully recommend this to friends/relatives. The combination of services and attractions within walking distance combined with the tremendous bus/underground links made this flat the perfect holiday location for us!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Richard. You will be always very welcome in any of our properties either in London or Brussels or Buenos Aires.
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Northern New Jersey
4

Small but very pleasant. Much better than a hotel. Nice area and convenient to everything.

  • 4 of 5

Very private and quiet. It was lovely having the outdoor patio area. Well equipped. Recommend to anyone wanting their own private space.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
HEATROW
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Nearest Ferry
130 Kilometres
DOVER
Nearest Train
500 Metres
PADDINGTON
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
BRIGHTON
Car: not necessary

Our terrific location, only yards away from Hyde Park will ensure that you make the most of your trip to London whilst enjoying the abundance of shops and restaurants that the cosmopolitan Westbourne Grove, Queensway and Notting Hill neighbourhoods have to offer. Five minutes walk from Ottolenghi and Granger

A large offer of underground stationsand busses on the door

Atractions like Portobello Market, Royal Albert Hall, and Victoria & Albert, Science and Natural History museums amongst others are all within walking distance from the property via a pleasant stroll through Hyde Park, where you may also visit Kensington Palace, residence in life of the late Princess Diana of Wales.

A large offer of underground stations and busses on the doorstep will facilitate the access to all other attractions that London offers.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Bayswater, Westminster and West End

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
DECEMBER
1 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£806
for 4 nights
From
£177
£1,279
 
 
February
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
4 night minimum stay
£739
for 4 nights
From
£161
£1,237
 
 
MARCH
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
£739
for 4 nights
From
£161
£1,237
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£928
for 4 nights
From
£208
£1,464
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £423
Check out cleaning £96

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bayswater in London

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • toilet, combination tub/shower The bathroom has been tiled with elegant black natural slate, and benefits from high pressure shower hose and traditional bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Big 1,80 m kingsize bed that can be organized as twins single.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
At five minutes walk you will find Porchester baths -steam hot rooms, sauna and gym.

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