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Luxurious Edwardian Townhouse in Central London 1300 Sq. Ft.

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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

We looked for over a year at more than 50 residences to find the perfect London home base. Take the 15 minute express train from Heathrow Airport to Paddington Station, go one tube stop or a very short cab ride. You've arrived!

Private and Spacious Accommodations

Walk through the separate gate and front door of our Edwardian townhouse. Continue up our interior staircase. You are in a private, quiet residence. This is not an apartment complex with multiple units and anonymous hallways.

The reception room has three large windows and classic features marking the style of the late 1800's: nine-foot ceilings, crown molding, crystal chandeliers and period prints. It has a sofa bed for guests. The separate dining room, stocked with Portmeirion china, is a great place to laze. The eat-in kitchen has Bosch appliances, a washer, and a dryer. The two bedrooms, on the upper floor, are large and light. The master bedroom has a queen size bed. The second bedroom has a double and a single bed. The bathroom is vast, with a tub, shower, and bidet.

We provide wireless internet, a flat screen TV, a high-end stereo system with an ipod attachment and an assortment of guidebooks and brochures. And we take care of you with our own guide to the area,including local stores and restaurants, great walks, and easy transportation. We post this to you, along with a tube map and street map of London, before you arrive. Email us with questions. We or our English property manager will get back to you promptly.

The Charming, Safe Neighborhood

Maida Vale is one of Central London's upscale neighborhoods. Our block hosts a parade of shops, with a florist, hairdresser, beauty parlor, restaurants, and delis, such as Bon Appétit, specializing in homemade croissants. Paddington Recreation Grounds is one block away. This large park has two children’s playgrounds, workout facilities, and a running track. Little Venice, with its 18th century canals, quaint pubs, and notable white Georgian architecture, is a ten minute walk.

Want to venture a bit further? Take a walk to two different, well-known antique districts and open markets -- Church Street (Marylebone) or Portabello Road (Notting Hill). Try a stroll to numerous trendy restaurant areas or check out Abbey Road, where the Beatles recorded.

Central London at Your Door Step

Our townhouse is close to two tube stations, Maida Vale and Warwick Avenue. You can get anywhere in Central London with ease. For example, Oxford Circus, London’s shopping mecca, is a ten-minute tube ride. Piccadilly Circus, the center of the theater district, is a twelve-minute ride. The Number 6 bus runs 24 hours and stops two blocks from our residence. It has the best City route – stops at Oxford Circus, Piccadilly Circus, and Trafalgar Square. You can get on and off the tubes and buses easily with a travel card. Whether you spend your days navigating the crowds on Oxford Street, touring Westminster Abbey, or awed by the Tower of London, you will welcome returning to our quiet, safe oasis.





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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Well layed out for kids - TV can be closed off from reception room. Second bedroom is also quite separate from reception room, self-contained and great for kids. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • The master bedroom has a queen sized bed. The 2nd bedroom is perfect for 2 or 3 kids with a double bed and single bed. There is a sofa bed in the reception room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Since the townhouse is bordered by one way streets and the bedrooms are on the upper floor, sleeping conditions are excellent....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    flat screen T.V....moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free phone calls to the U.S., Australia, Canada and most of Europe....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Well-equipped kitchen with hanging pot rack and utensils....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
 

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$389

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Fees:

  • booking fee $50
  • Non refundable cleaning $100
  • Taxes Included

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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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Location

We provide a street map of London that is yours to keep. The townhouse has a library of guidebooks and brochures on historical sights, museums, parks, restaurants, walks, pubs, and day trips that are not to be missed. We'll advise you on getting around by bus or tube, how to buy a travel card, a few lesser known sights of London, and a few of our favorite hole-in -the-wall restaurants. We also provide information on walks that we love and day trips to historic places an hour's train ride from London.

We love London and hope you will too.

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Outside of building

    Outside of building

  • Sitting room

    Sitting room

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Eating nook  (5 oyster cards on counter - top up at general store over the road)

    Eating nook (5 oyster cards on counter - top up at general store over the road)

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • 'Bon Appetit' bakes fresh croissants every morning

    'Bon Appetit' bakes fresh croissants every morning

  • The street just outside the house. The mansion 
blocks are red brick

    The street just outside the house. The mansion blocks are red brick

  • and  white stucco

    and white stucco

  • Hop on a number 6 bus

    Hop on a number 6 bus

  • to Trafalgar Square.  Walk to Westminster - see  map in information package.

    to Trafalgar Square. Walk to Westminster - see map in information package.

  • Sitting room

    Sitting room

  • Sitting room looking through to dining room

    Sitting room looking through to dining room

  • TV nook

    TV nook

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Hallway looking through to sitting room

    Hallway looking through to sitting room

  • 2nd bedroom showing double bed at one end

    2nd bedroom showing double bed at one end

  • 2nd bedroom showing single bed at other end

    2nd bedroom showing single bed at other end

  • The shops around the corner

    The shops around the corner

  • This park (with children's playground) is a block away

    This park (with children's playground) is a block away

  • Walk along the canal

    Walk along the canal

  • to Regent's Park - Walk #3 in Information package mailed to you prior to arrival

    to Regent's Park - Walk #3 in Information package mailed to you prior to arrival

  • En route to Westminster you will pass Horseguards Parade

    En route to Westminster you will pass Horseguards Parade

VRBO #173394

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  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Townhome
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/27/2015
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