Welcome to my home and welcome to this amazing city! This is a beautifully renovated 1 bedroom 1 bathroom apartment in Chelsea Bridge area. This means you are right between London's sought after boroughs, Chelsea and Westminster. So you will be within walking distance to Sloane Square, Kings Road and Buckingham Palace.
The apartment has a really spacious and colourful living room which has a real family feel to it. There is a comfy sofa for guests to use where you can put your feet up in the evenings, kick back and relax! Fancy an evening off? Then sit back, relax and turn on the flat screen TV. There are plenty of channels for you to enjoy. The living area is also home to the dining area, which is the perfect spot to enjoy some local delicacies. Top tip, try out the Duke of York Square food market next to Sloane Square on a Saturday - you will be sure to take home some edible goodies from here!
If cooking a gourmet meal at home is more your thing, then rest assured the kitchen will have everything you need in it such as all the basic condiments, and as an added extra we make sure that there is also always plenty of tea, coffee and sugar so that you can make yourself a traditional British cuppa in the morning! There are also all the mod-cons such as toaster, kettle and dishwasher that you might expect. We really want to ensure that you have a comfortable stay here in London!
The bedroom has a double bed and is spacious with colourful homely touches. There is also plenty of storage space for guests to store all their belongings.
Finally, the bathroom is bright and contemporary in style has a bath (which really is a treat in central London)! The bathroom will always come stocked with plenty of white fluffy towels and all the essential toiletries such as shampoo, shower gel and hand soap that you need to ensure that you have a comfortable stay in London.
The apartment comes with a washing machine, iron and ironing board, so that you can look fresh for exploring the city or for any business meetings! A baby cot and high chair can be provided upon request.
Please feel like you are at home. So, use anything you need: from cotton pads, dishwasher tabs, to coffee pads. Only if you use the last one – please refill it for whomever is visiting next. Although, no smoking and no parties! I love my flat – so please take care of it!
The apartment is your own. Cleaned professionally with fresh luxury linens, it's prepared for each new visitor.
Interaction with guests
My friends at Hostmaker are looking after my home while I am away. I trust them to give you a warm welcome! Hostmaker will look after you. If you have any questions about your stay, please get in touch.
My place is within easy walking distance of both Sloane Square (the tube stop for Chelsea) and Victoria, so let me tell you a little bit about both!
If you are a shopaholic, you will know Chelsea for its high end boutiques on Sloane Street and Kings Road. If you are a sports fan, you will know Chelsea for the famous Chelsea Football Club. If you are into home interiors, the you will know Chelsea for the Chelsea Design Centre and the stores on New Kings Road. If you are a culture vulture, then you will know that the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea houses some of the greatest museum's in the world - the Natural History Museum, the Victoria & Albert Museum etc. So you see Chelsea has something for everyone. From fast cars to fast fashion you will find the best of everything here. The Kings Road is a short walk away. This is one of the oldest recorded streets in London and has been in the records since the 16th century. You won't find a more exciting place for your stay in London.
Victoria has a whole range of high street shops and restaurants. Some local recommendations include A. Wong for great dimsums. There is the excellent La Poule Au Pot serves up rustic French dishes and is very romantic. You can also walk down Wilton Road and Buckingham Palace Road for a range of food options. Or you can take the tube to Oxford Circus or Green Park and then you will be so spoilt for choice for places to eat at and drink!
If you are interested in the main tourist sights then these are the things within walking distance: Chelsea Flower Show, Battersea Park Affordable Art Fair and Tate Britain which is ideally located for a night at the Royal Albert Hall or West End. They are all incredibly close. In summer, you might enjoy an evening stroll back home, through the lovely and very British Streets of Chelsea and Belgravia. Furthermore there is also Harrods, Buckingham Palace and the Thames River Walk to Houses of Parliaments. Why not go jogging in Battersea Park, shopping on Kings Road or take a Sunday Visit to Notting Hill Market to the various restaurants and bars there.
Closest Tube Station: Sloane Square and/or Victoria Station.Walking distance to Sloane Square (12 minutes) Victoria Station (10 minutes), Battersea Park (5 minutes).
Bus No 137 takes you to Oxford Street (via Sloane Square, Knightsbridge, Hyde Park Corner and Marble ArchBus No 360 takes you to South Kensington (in 10 minutes to the V&A, National History Museum, Royal Albert HallBus No 452 to Notting Hill Gate (via Sloane Square, Knightsbridge, High Street KensingtonBus No 44 is 2 stops to Victoria Station
There are also ideal links to London’s airportsHeathrow Airport by tube (50 minutesLondon City Airport – by DLR and tube (45 minutesGatwick Airport – by Gatwick Express in 30 minutes to VictoriLuton and Stansted Airport – by bus directly to Victoria Couch Station – 8 minute walk from the flat. A great local tip is to download the Citymapper app. This free app will plan your journey for you efficiently and quickly. It gives you a variety of different transport options such as bike, rail, tube and Uber taxi. It will also take you step by step through your journey as you travel and notify you when you are nearing your destination.