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Light-Filled Home, with a Balcony Terrace in Highbury

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Last updated: 09/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Islington apartment description

Raise the roof

On the edge of metropolitan Islington, Highbury is the smallest, and one of the most exclusive of London’s postcodes. Mature trees, well-tended front gardens and pretty cafes, greengrocers and restaurants cluster around the picture-book beauty of Highbury Fields.

Within earshot of the Emirates Stadium, Drayton Park was built in the nineteen thirties. You’ve all the fun of a period home, but equally, the rooms are generously sized, the décor’s light and cheerful and you won’t be bothered by any creaky floorboards. With lashings of personality and surprisingly generous amounts of outside space, we think that Drayton Park will have you kicking up your heels in delight.

Swing your partners

Your hosts have recently emptied their nest, and are enjoying their newfound freedom! She’s a lawyer, while he’s in financial services. Their main home is in Cambridge, but they rely on Drayton Park as a base for that occasional all-important fix of the London buzz.

Promenade home

The sitting room at Drayton Park overlooks the leafy courtyard below, and if the weather’s clement, make sure you open the doors out onto the balcony. Back inside, you’ll find the main living space cosily neutral in cream and denim blue. The eat-in kitchen’s modern and spacious, with everything you need to fix yourself some food.

When you’ve dined, head next door to the two double bedrooms. The master, with its multiple Marilyn Monroes, looks down over the courtyard below, its snowy en suite full of White Company toiletries. There’s a further pleasant double, with a smart family bathroom across the hall. And, best of all, at the top of Drayton Park, you’ll find a large shared roof garden, with views out across London.

Get in line

You’re around fifteen minutes’ walk from Islington???s Upper Street, one of the city’s top destinations for bars, shops and restaurants; a Saturday night will find this part of town almost as busy as the West End. But first, take a stroll in Highbury Fields, pick up a slice or two of camembert at La Fromagerie, the UK’s foremost cheese shop, or simply sup a pint at one of your many local pubs. If you want to get into town, take the tube, from Arsenal or Highbury and Islington.

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Included

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome
                  • Non Smoking Only

                  Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

                  • Master Bedroom: 1 double

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                  • Bedroom : 1 double

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                  • This home will comfortably sleep four adults, with additional room for two children. ...moreless

                  Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

                  Other Amenities

                      • A welcome pack will be provided on arrival and an iPhone will be available for you during the duration of your stay. Home Truths: This home will comfortably sleep four adults, with additional room for two children....moreless

                      Entertainment

                      • Television
                      • DVD Player
                      • Stereo
                      • Books

                      Theme

                      • Away From It All
                      • Family

                      Attractions

                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants

                      Leisure Activities

                          • Walking

                          Location Type

                          • Town
                          • Village

                          sports and adventure activities

                              • Tennis

                              catering options

                                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                                  Dining

                                      • Dining Area

                                      General

                                      • Internet
                                      • Telephone
                                      • Heating
                                      • Linens Provided
                                      • Towels Provided
                                      • Washing Machine
                                      • Clothes Dryer
                                      • Living Room
                                      • Hair Dryer
                                      • Iron & Board
                                      • Elevator

                                      house cleaning

                                          • Housekeeper Included

                                          Kitchen

                                          • Kitchen
                                          • Refrigerator
                                          • Stove
                                          • Oven
                                          • Microwave
                                          • Dishwasher
                                          • Dishes & Utensils
                                          • Coffee Maker
                                          • Toaster

                                          Outside

                                          • Deck / Patio
                                          • Balcony
                                          • Lawn / Garden
                                           

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                                          4 night min stay
                                          £220
                                          £1,400

                                          Additional information about rental rates

                                          Fees:

                                          • No additional mandatory fees
                                          • Taxes Not included

                                          Notes:

                                          Cancellation Policy

                                          1. If you book more than 7 days before your stay starts, you can cancel within 24 hours of making it, and we will refund 100% of any charge

                                          2. If you cancel at least 2 weeks before you are due to arrive, we charge you 50% of the stay cost

                                          3. Once you’re within two weeks of the start of your stay, we can’t refund your booking

                                          Please note that all prices on this site are indicative and guests should contact one fine stay directly to get up-to-date rates and availability.

                                          Our normal check-in time is 16:00 with check-out being any time before 11:00.


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                                          Last updated: 09/02/2014
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                                          Location

                                          You’re around fifteen minutes’ walk from Islington’s Upper Street, one of the city’s top destinations for bars, shops and restaurants; a Saturday night will find this part of town almost as busy as the West End. But first, take a stroll in Highbury Fields, pick up a slice or two of camembert at La Fromagerie, the UK’s foremost cheese shop, or simply sup a pint at one of your many local pubs. If you want to get into town, take the tube, from Arsenal or Highbury and Islington.

                                          Local activities:

                                          Antiquing

                                          Bars

                                          Concert hall

                                          Galleries

                                          Museums

                                          Opera

                                          Tennis

                                          Theatre

                                          Walking

                                           

                                          Manager info

                                          About: onefinestay gives you the chance to stay in someone's place while they're out of town. You get to live their life for a few days and nights. Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room. And there's service to match. Nobody wants to be a tourist, so our homes come with recommendations from the people who live in them. For everything else, we're here 24/7.

                                          Why Islington:
                                          Get in line You’re around fifteen minutes’ walk from Islington’s Upper Street, one of the city’s top destinations for bars, shops and restaurants; a Saturday night will find this part of town almost as busy as the West End. But first, take a stroll in Highbury Fields, pick up a slice or two of camembert at La Fromagerie, the UK’s foremost cheese shop, or simply sup a pint at one of your many local pubs. If you want to get into town, take the tube, from Arsenal or Highbury and Islington.

                                          The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                                          Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room, with online payment and confirmation. You get the same attention to detail and personal service too. Every home is properly cleaned before and after you stay, beds made (we can even do hospital corners) and bathrooms kitted out with luxury toiletries. There’s a maid service if you want it, as well as other hotel-style amenities. Once we’ve helped you settle in, we’re just a call away, 24/7. If it’s something we can’t solve over the phone, we’ll pop over to lend a hand. And because nobody wants to be a tourist, our homes come with personal and unique recommendations from the people who live in them – places to eat, things to do and adventures to go on.


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                                          £220 per night (GBP)
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                                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                          Sleeps 6

                                          View calendar: Updated 09/02/14
                                          Minimum stay: 4 nights
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