This is a beautiful apartment on the top floor of a modern building (there is a lift/elevator) with a totally private and vast wraparound roof terrace which offers amazing views of London, and is planted with an incredible mix of plants including olive trees, bamboo, conifers, lavender, yucca plants, and rosemary. It is an exceptional roof garden for an inner city apartment and offers a true oasis in the middle of the city. The apartment itself is incredibly light with floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors in all rooms which provide direct access onto the outside terrace. The apartment is beautifully furnished and the walls are covered in artwork from around the world. There is a very large open-plan living area with three sliding doors onto the outside terrace. There is plenty of comfortable seating and circular dining room table. The kitchen area is equipped to an exceptionally high standard with built-in microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer etc. There is Sky Digital TV and wireless internet connection throughout the apartment. The two bedrooms have large built-in wardrobes and direct access to the terrace. There is a bathroom with shower and heated towel rail. Guests will be left complementary bath and shower products as well as a gift pack of food stuffs selected from the Duchy of Cornwall's range. There is an excellent supermarket on the ground floor of the apartment building (separate entrance) which is open from 0700 to 2300 every day of the week, including weekends and bank holidays.
This stunning luxury penthouse apartment is based at the heart of the historic area of Limehouse and is only 3 minutes walk from the Limehouse station with direct trains to Oxford Circus (25 mins), the Tower of London/Tower Bridge (5 mins), the Olympic Park (16 mins), and London City Airport (15 mins). There is a bus stop outside the apartment block from where you can get buses to St Paul's Cathedral (15 mins) from where you can take a short walk across the Millennium Bridge to the Tate Modern. You can also take a bus directly to Trafalgar Square and all the attractions of the West End of London.
One of the most interesting and historic areas on the River Thames - Wapping- is only a 10 minute walk from the apartment. There are multiple historic pubs and fine restaurants in this fascinating area of the city. From Wapping it is a further 15/20 minute walk along the Thames path to Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, and from there you can continue your walk to the lively area of the Southbank with its many restaurants and cultural attractions, including the Tate Modern, the Royal Festival Hall, the British Film Institute, and the National Theatre.
If you walk the other way along the Thames path from the apartment you will reach Canary Wharf after about 10 minutes with its striking modern architecture and huge shopping malls with multiplex cinemas. From there you can continue down the Isle of Dogs and walk under the river itself through a historic pedestrian tunnel to Greenwich, home to the National Maritime Museum, the Greenwich Observatory, and the Cutty Sark.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS A MINIMUM 3 NIGHT STAY POLICY AND STRICTLY NO PARTIES ARE ALLOWED AT THE APARTMENT