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Chic Notting Hill Apartment

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 90 nights

Overview

About the property

A beautiful flat within a short walk of Portobello Road and Royal Kensington Palace, the property occupies the first floor of a unique Victorian building on a quiet Kensington road. It is bright and airy, with high ceilings, two large sash windows and an original cornice. The property is in excellent condition, with a reception/dining room and open plan kitchen, a bright double bedroom, a compact bathroom with bath/shower, a separate toilet and gas fired central heating.

The flat is very close to three Underground stations; Notting Hill Gate, Queensway and Bayswater. There is also a bus stop at the end of the street which gives quick and direct access to London hotspots like; Oxford Street, Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square

The immediate area has a large choice of quality restaurants, cosy pubs and lively bars. If you want to take a relaxing walk, the flat is across the road from Kensington Gardens and Royal Kensington Palace. Portobello Road is just around the corner...and there is even an ice rink and 10 pin bowling alley at the end of the street!

More Details

Owner
Andrew
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Spanish, Dutch
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

About Andrew

I run a small video production company in London, which was set up in 2003. I'm an editor by trade, but also enjoy dabbling in property development.

My wife, Isabelle, is a photographer and loves meeting people. She can also speak several different languages (including Dutch, French and Spanish), which proves very useful when we travel!

Andrew purchased this apartment in 2015

What makes this apartment unique

The flat is in a perfect location to discover London, with three different Underground stations only a few minutes walk away. It is only a short distance from Portobello Road, Kensington Palace and all the fantastic restaurants and bars the area has to offer.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Notting Hill in Pembridge

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • - Quiet hours are after 10pm
  • - Please can you remove outdoor shoes when inside the flat...thank you!
  • - When checking out, please leave keys on coffee table and close the flat door securely
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Compact bathroom with bath, shower, sink and heated towel rail. Separate WC with toilet and additional sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

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Chic Notting Hill Apartment
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

This is a well laid out and maintained property. The location was perfect and Andrew was great.

  • 5 of 5

The flat is compact but complete. The area has restaurants, pubs, shops and easy access to bus and tube.

  • Review Submitted: 20-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: James and Ruth were absolutely fantastic guests...easy to communicate with and very charming. The flat was also left immaculate when they checked out. A thorough recommendation from myself to their next host!! :)
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Colorado, USA
5

Great Apartment, Great Location, Great Host

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is located in a great neighborhood in London. It was very clean, well maintained and equipped with all the essentials (especially the kitchen). It is not on a busy street and the building was surprisingly quiet.

Notting Hill is a great location with tons to do (Kensington Gardens, Portobello Market etc). The neighborhood has a lot of great restaurants/pubs. The underground station is pretty close (approx. 6 mins walk) which makes it easy to get around.

Andrew communicates very well. He reached out to us prior to our trip and on the day of our arrival. We enjoyed our stay at the apartment and had a great time in London. I would book this apartment again the next time we are in London.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Professionally Run In London

  • 5 of 5

Great flat in Notting Hill with good access to major public transit stations, attractions of the area, and several nice pubs plus a bevy of restaurants. The place was clean, well cared for, and in a really nice neighborhood. The shower was good and there was even a washer/dryer for us to make use of. However, it was our host who really made the place memorable. Andrew was communicative, very flexible and treats the rental/lodging as a professional business and not just a side internet venture. This isn't someone who happens to have a spare bedroom looking to make some quick cash as the host runs things more like an inn; most notably by including a full guide for the flat and its appliances (it was even more thorough than the info books you find in most fancy hotels!!). I suppose if it's your first time in London and all you want to do is see stuff like Big Ben, Westminster, etc. Notting Hill may be a wee bit out of the way, but if you want to see more of the true city while staying in a pleasant and quaint area, this is definitely recommended for you.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Andrew was a wonderful host.Apartment is a stones throw from Kensington Palace and close to downtown London. The apartment was very clean and cozy. Has everything you need. I will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely well thought out & appointed flat, spotlessly clean, light & bright feeling larger than it is

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely weekend stay here & was greeted by a very helpful host, Andrew, who has great attention to detail and is very responsive to queries etc. Although the flat is not large it did not feel small at all due to high ceilings, carefull layout during the recent refurb and light colours used throughout. The flat had everything you might need in all the rooms and even has a bath which was an added bonus. Andrew had left a welcome basket which was great and showed me how everything worked etc. Its an easy walk from the flat to the tube, Kensington gardens, Royal Albert Hall and the lovely back streets of Notting Hill including Portabello Rd Market. It was actually only 20mins walk to Paddington station too. Would definitely stay here again. Thank you Andrew 😀

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beaverton, OR
5

Location and wonderful Owner!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in Andrews flat. The location was absolutely perfect! The flat itself is complete, impeccably clean and very comfortable. Great shower!! Walking distance to so many places made our first trip to London a real pleasure. The owner was so helpful to work with, made us feel very welcome and gave great tips on where to go and how best to get there. I hope I get the opportunity to go back to London and would rent the flat again in a heartbeat. Thank you Andrew!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Champion
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
Notting Hill Gate (Underground Station)
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Hereford Road
Car: not necessary

Our Top 3 Suggestions for local sightseeing in and around Notting Hill:

- Portobello Road

- Royal Kensington Palace

- The backstreets of Notting Hill

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

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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