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Light and Sleek Flat with a Private Balcony in the City of London

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Last updated: 09/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

City of London apartment description

Visual feast

Because here’s a home for body and soul. Just a ten minute walk from St Paul’s, this airy apartment is housed in a vigorously contemporary building, right in the heart of ancient London. Peer carefully into the backstreets and you’ll detect cobbles once paced by the likes of Dickens and Pepys, towered over by the Brutalist masterpiece that is the Barbican. Whether you’re here for business in the City or sight-seeing along the Thames, your location couldn’t be handier, while inside, this home’s bright light and clean lines will refresh and inspire you for the day ahead.

Food for thought

Your hosts are an architect and a nutritionist. Put them together and the result is a life that’s just as good as it looks. They’ve a second home in Wales, and when they’re not lighting up the capital’s party scene they’re tearing through the valleys on their mountain bikes.

By any measure

There’s a real elegance to this home, a sense that every shape and every shade has been chosen to suit its space. The sitting room divides into three, a reading area (which can be screened off with concertina doors to create a second bedroom), a dining area and the main space. Curl up on the sofa or the curiously curving chairs, then move to the sunlit table and open the doors out onto the balcony. Take an architecture magazine to the reading room, where you’ve books and a sofa bed, or stay and admire the Le Corbusier print adorning the main space. The galley kitchen is long and sleek, and, courtesy of your hosts, there’s a terrific collection of cookbooks.

The master bedroom is understatedly stylish, with rich blue walls loaded with Penguin classics, and doors opening out onto the balcony. The bathroom has a retro tinge, with its butchers’ tiles and mirrors, and we know you’ll adore our White Company toiletries and fluffy towels.

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Included

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome
                  • Non Smoking Only

                  Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3

                  • Master bedroom: 1 double

                    Balcony...moreless

                  • The sofabed in the reading room can accommodate one guest, and the room can be screened off and made private. There is no storage space in here, but the wardrobe outside the bedroom door can be shared, or a collapsible wardrobe provided- please speak to our reservations team when making your booking if you would like us to bring one for your stay. ...moreless

                  Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

                  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 is in the iconic Barbican complex which is an example of the Brutalist architectural movement. The complex might not be to everyone's taste. There is no TV in this home, although there is a computer linked up to watch through the internet. This home has a very efficient centrally managed heating system, there is no control from inside the flat, but it should never pose a problem. The wardrobe space for the main bedroom is outside the bedroom door. ...moreless

                      Attractions

                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants

                      Location Type

                      • Downtown
                      • Town

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 6 people

                          General

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

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included

                              Kitchen

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

                              Outside

                              • Balcony
                               

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                              4 night min stay
                              £210
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                              • 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: 09/16/2014
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                              Location

                              Because architecturally, and gastronomically, this is one of the most rewarding parts of the capital. Head to Smithfield for some Victorian grandeur and dine in Michelin starred St John, before ambling past the suits at Bank, through the City and down to the river. Then, explore Tate Modern or follow the water around to Covent Garden. The tube from Barbican to Oxford Circus takes around fifteen minutes.

                              Local activities :

                              Markets

                              Restaurants

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                              Bars

                              Concert hall

                              Galleries

                              Museums

                              Opera

                              Shopping

                               

                              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 City of London:
                              Make plans Because architecturally, and gastronomically, this is one of the most rewarding parts of the capital. Head to Smithfield for some Victorian grandeur and dine in Michelin starred St John, before ambling past the suits at Bank, through the City and down to the river. Then, explore Tate Modern or follow the water around to Covent Garden. The tube from Barbican to Oxford Circus takes around fifteen minutes.

                              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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                              Speaks: english
                               

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                              £210 per night (GBP)
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                              1 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 3

                              View calendar: Updated 09/16/14
                              Minimum stay: 4 nights
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