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Layfield House- Luxury 3 Bedroom Family Home close to transport links to London

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,130 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury Family Home With 3 Bedrooms, Big Garden, Modern appliances & free parking

Welcome to Layfield House.

A Luxury 3 Bedroom family house with a beautiful lounge, top quality kitchen, bathroom & 3 bedrooms with modern furnishings, state of the art appliances & amenities. The house is perfect for families, group stays or company use and close to major transport links into London. Please note that if you wish to book more than 5 guests at the house, there is a fee of £25 per night per guest.

Hi speed free Wifi

Air conditioning

Central heating

Cable TV in the lounge & 2 bedrooms

Top quality kitchen with modern appliances

Bath with jacuzzi & power shower

Large garden

Free off street parking

Washing machine

Security cameras

Private parking (space for up to 3 cars)

Easy access to public transport with links to all of London

60 seconds walk to the famous Brent Cross Shopping Centre

Local corner shop

Lounge:

Comfortable leather sofa with foot rests

Extendable coffee table

Samsung flat screen HDTV with Cable

Chromecast for media streaming

Blackout blinds

Air condition unit

Perfect space to work or relax

Kitchen:

Neff oven and grill

Neff microwave

Beko large fridge/freezer

Bosch dishwasher

Neff gas cooker

Kettle

George Foreman grill

Juicer

Toaster

Sandwich maker

Crockery/cutlery/cooking utensils

Dining table and chairs

Double patio doors

Garden:

Large garden and patio perfect for kids and for relaxing

Outhouse with Bosch washing machine and Hoover dryer

Master bedroom:

Super King size bed- can be converted into twin bedsore a fee of £50

Samsung flat screen HDTV with cable

Blackout blinds

Air condition unit

Fitted cupboards

Garden view bedroom:

Double bed

Mini fridge

Fitted cupboards with shoe racks

Desktop workstation

Garden view

Air condition unit

Single bedroom:

Hitachi flat screen HDTV with cable

Fitted cupboard with shoe racks

Air condition unit

Bedside cabinet

Bathroom:

Jacuzzi bath with power shower

Hair dryer

Bathroom scales

Vanity mirror

Ironing board and iron

Off street parking for 2-3 cars with outdoor charging socket for Hybrid cars

House Rules

We are very relaxed hosts and we hope you will find your stay here relaxing too. However there are a few house rules in place to ensure your safety and security and to make sure you have a great stay.

Security:

The house has outside security cameras and are placed in the front, side and back of the house. These are recording and monitored 24 hours a day. They are for your personal added security and also monitor the driveway where your car will be parked.

Smoking/Pets:

The house is absolutely non-smoking and unsuitable for pets. Smoking inside with the windows open, in the kitchen or in the bathroom with the extractor fan on is a bit like smoking on an aeroplane. Mischievously hiding in the toilet to sneak in a few quick puffs is still gonna get you in trouble ☺ Smoking anywhere in the house will incur a £300 deep cleaning fee. For those of you who do wish to smoke, please use the designated area in the garden where you will find a cigarette bin. Please can we ask that you place your stubs inside the cigarette bin as this will enable the garden to stay clean and tidy. Please do not smoke on the driveway or side path, as the neighbours get upset.

Damages:

All damages and breakages must be paid for. Just as if you were at your friend's house, if a glass or plate breaks it's a small accident and no big deal. Should an item be lost or more serious damage occur such as damage to the property, stained walls or upholstery, soiled floors, bedding, furniture, fittings and household electronics that need specialist cleaning or replacement, you will be expected to cover the cost of repair or replacement. If, after your stay, the house needs unusually extensive cleaning or repairs that go beyond normal wear and tear and as a result of this the house is unavailable for further bookings, a charge equal to a day's stay will be levied for each day that the house is in a non-lettable state as a direct consequence of any damage caused during your stay. If you lose any key, you will be charged for the replacement of the lock.

Life is a Party:

We enjoy a party as much as anyone else and London is the perfect place for it. When we recently refurbished the house, we specifically instructed the builders to do away with the kitchen and install a fabulous bar instead. However, they are sometimes bad at following instructions and built a beautiful kitchen instead ☺ That, coupled with the fact that we live in a lovely quiet neighbourhood and all the neighbours get on very well, unfortunately means you will have to take the party elsewhere. We would be more than happy to provide you with information on the hottest parties in town.

Therefore, the house is let to you on the understanding that it will be for guests' use only. This is in place to avoid any disruption to the neighbours and stop a few spoiling it for the many.

We reserve the right to perform a routine inspection should we receive any complaints from the neighbours that a party is taking place. If the need arises we will use images from the security cameras and pass these on. You will also be in breach of our terms of service and this will result in your reservation being terminated with immediate effect with no entitlement to a refund. In addition you will forfeit your deposit and there will be an added charge of £300 to pay for the extra cleaning.

Functions:

The house has been let on the basis of a maximum of 5 guests. Should you wish to have 2 or 3 friends or family pop round, this is of course ok. However, should you wish to have a function, i.e. barbecue, large family or friends gathering etc, there is an additional charge of £500 per function. This must be pre-approved and the usual neighbourhood guidelines respected as if you were in your own home.

Please be aware that breaking any of the house rules will lead to you forfeiting your deposit.

Check-in:

Check in is from 2pm until 10pm. On the day before arrival, please confirm your arrival time so that you can be met at the house at that time. On the day, if there is a delay, please let ua know as soon as possible since we also have a thing or two to do. Late check in or after hours check in will incur a fee of £20. Early check ins might be possible, but please check with us first.

Check-out:

Checkout is by 11am, including all luggage. Late checkouts might be possible, but please check with me first. We understand that you have been living in the house and enjoying its amenities. We would expect that at check out time, the house is fairly tidy and clean, any crockery is in the dishwasher, any rubbish has been placed in the outside bins, all lights are off and all doors/windows have been locked. This would be greatly appreciated as it helps us easily prepare the house for the next guests.

In Hvar-Croatia, the hotel policy is that if it rains during your summer vacation, they will refund your money. Unfortunately, this being good old England, as much as we would love to do the same, it would soon put us out of business. However, we do wish you a very pleasant stay and please feel welcome in our home and our city.

More Details

Owner
David & Shully
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, Portuguese, Hebrew
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

About David & Shully

Hi. My Name is Shully and together with my business partner David, we are your hosts.

After over 25 years of working my socks off in London’s rat race and enjoying many amazing travel experiences, I decided last year to semi retire and am now spending some time in Asia to broaden my horizons.

David has been my business partner and very close friend for over 25 years. He too is very well travelled and excels in property management and hosting. He has many years of experience and uses his knowledge to provide the guests the same high level of hospitality he receives when travelling around the world.

All communication will be done with us. And due to the different time zones, between myself and David, we are available 24 hours a day and you can expect an almost immediate response to any and all enquiries or needs.

David & Shully purchased this house in 2000

What makes this house unique

Please note that if you wish to book more than 5 guests at the house, there is a fee of £25 per night per guest.

Guestbook comments from the owner

These were our best guest's ever. They left the house so clean and tidy and so organized, you would not know that there had even been guests there. Communication was immaculate throughout- very easy and straightforward. I wish all my guests were like this. Looking forward to having you again.
Nov 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in West Hendon in London Borough of Barnet

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1130 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5 ...
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Jacuzzi bath with power shower
  • Modern bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath & power shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Kingsize bed can be converted into Twin beds at a fee of £50
  • All bedrooms have blinds, built in cupboards, air conditioning with fresh new luxury bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(5 traveller reviews)

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Burnaby, British Columbia Canada
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Shully & David are awesome! They go over & beyond to accommodate & help. They respond quickly. Their house is as described, if not better. The beds are comfortable & the neighbourhood is quiet & safe. We would definitely stay at their house again! Thank you so much for helping us out. Cheers!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This lovely family were guests that any host would wish for. Easy to communicate with, clean and tidy and looked after the place as if it was their own home away from home. They left behind in the house some lovely teas and coffees for future guests!! We would be delighted to have them as our guests any time and would recommend them wholeheartedly to any host.
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Iowa
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay at Layfield House. Everything was exactly as documented on the website. Especially good location if you have a vehicle - very easy access to North Circular and M1. Heathrow just 30 minute drive. Brent Cross shopping mall two minute walk - great for groceries and supplies. Excellent heating and hot water system. Very quiet neighborhood.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Peter, Adah and family were pleasant guests and left the house in a beautiful state. Easy and straightforward with great communication. We'd recommend them to other hosts wholeheartedly. Hopefully we can host you again soon.
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knoxville
5

convient to city center

  • 5 of 5

this was a very convient place to visit london with the high prices of down town places. my wife loved the mall which had mpost of the major stores. everything was as stated in pictures . great tv in livingroom and two of the bedrooms kitchen was well staffed. but do not park anywhere on street. host was very nice and helpful

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Frank and his wife were lovely guests of ours. The booking was done last minute, but communications were easy. They checked in smoothly and on time and check out was done easily too. As mentioned by Frank, parking is not allowed on the street, but we have ample off street parking available for 2-3 cars. Thanks for being such great guests and we would love to have you guys back again. Highly recommended guests...
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5

This house has everything!

  • 5 of 5

David was great to work with. He met us right on time and the house was ready. They have everything you could need. Good kitchen supplies, a drawer full of adapters and really comfortable rooms. We were hoping to not need air conditioning but a few 90 plus days and we were happy to have it.

It's 1/2 block from a very nice shopping area and only a 5 minute bus to the train. We were downtown in 20 minutes. We'd definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kelly and her family were simply amazing guests. All our communications were easy and straightforward. They arrived on time and quickly settled in. When it came time for checkout everything again went very smoothly and the house was left clean and tidy. We would love to host them again if they come back to London and highly recommend them. Thank you for staying at our house and treating it as a home away from home. Best wishes. Shully & David
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5

Excellent Accomodation

  • 5 of 5

We were guest of David & Shully in October 16 for two weeks and we enjoyed the very comfortable home. It was clean, well equipped and it is close to public transport and the city centre. The communication with Davi d was excellent and he replied immediately to our requests. We will come back in the future! Thank you!!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: These were our best guest's ever. They left the house so clean and tidy and so organized, you would not know that there had even been guests there. Communication was immaculate throughout- very easy and straightforward. I wish all my guests were like this. Looking forward to having you again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Heathrow
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Dover
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Hendon
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
M1
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Brent Cross Shopping Centre
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
Southend
Car: not necessary

Layfield House is situated in West Hendon, a delightful area of North West London.

Brent Cross Shopping Centre is 1 minutes walk away and is a convenient mall with diverse stores as well as John Lewis, Fenwick, Waitrose and Marks and Spencer.

Staples Corner Retail Park is 10 minutes walk away with a cinema, electrical stores and restaurants.

Golders Green and its cultural hub of eateries boutiques and shops is 1 mile away.

There are green spaces close including Sturgess Park (2 minutes walk), Hendon Park (20 minutes walk), Brent Resevoir and Parks (5 minutes drive), Golders Green Park (10 minutes drive), Hampstead Heath (10 minutes drive), Regents Park and London Zoo (20 minutes drive).

Wembley and its famous stadium, arena and market are about 15 minutes drive away by car.

RAF Museum is 10 minutes drive away.

Middlesex University is 15 minutes walk away.

Edgware Hospital is 10 minutes drive away.

Camden Town, Camden Market and Camden Lock are 10 minutes away using the Underground.

The house is approximately 10 minute walk to Hendon Thameslink Overground trains and Hendon Central Northern Line Underground.It takes approx. 15 minutes to find yourself in the centre of London. You could also walk to Brent Cross Shopping Centre and catch a bus to the city centre and other parts of London.

If you have a car, the house is located moments away from these major road network:

The M1 will take you up North and out of London.

The A5, A406 and A41 all lead you into central London and its suburbs.

Heathrow airport- 45 minutes away.

Stansted airport- 1 hour away.

Gatwick airport- 1 hour away.

Luton Airport- 40 minutes away.

London City Airport- 45 minutes away.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £29
Damage Deposit £500

Please note that for bookings over 5 guests, there is an additional fee of £25 per guest per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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