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Old Street/City Road. Next to Tube. Free Wi Fi. Balcony/Views.

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The Lexington building View from City Road. 6th floor corner apartment.

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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-15 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Located in the very centre of London, five minutes walk to the city (financial district) and 10 minutes bus ride to the West End (Theatres and entertainment district) Underground train station is just 200 metres. Buses to Oxford circus (shopping) St Pauls Cathedral, Covent Garden and Waterloo (London Eye) depart from the apartment building entrance. There is a security gate with video entry phone and a 24 hour concierge. Why stay in a cramped hotel?

This stunning and spacious apartment was redecorated throughout in March 2009 and is furnished to a high standard with stylish new soft black leather seating and black leather tables and chairs. Polished wood floors throughout. Floor to ceiling windows give superb city views. Private balcony with outdoor furniture. New kitchen appliances. Bathroom with power shower and toilet, Second En-suite bathroom with tub, shower and toilet. Private gym for residents. Close to the fashionable restaurants and bars of Clerkenwell, Shoreditch and Hoxton. Barbican Arts Centre and Museum of London 5 minutes walk. Better than a hotel.

Keywords: 6th floor apartment

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 6
  • 144 m²
  • Elevator : 2 high speed lifts

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Not designed for children, but they are very welcome...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    You may smoke outside on the balcony....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Level access to elevator and street but no special adaptations inside....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Elevator (lift), Cable TV (120 channels), extra TV in bedroom, Broadband internet connection, Freezer, Kettle, Toaster, Coffee maker, Private gym, Security entry phone, 24 hour Concierge, Shared Landscaped Garden with pond & fountain, Queen-size double bed in master bedroom, twin beds in second bedroom....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    130 channels...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    Views of the city of London including 'The Gerkin'...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    2 high speed lifts...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Private gym for residents of the building...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Full central heating. You can set the thermostat to your heating preference....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Security System
  • Telephone:

    Full service...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free wi fi...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Fully fitted with lots of storage. Cooking from gourmet to convenience....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    with spectacular city views and outdoor chairs and table....moreless

  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Central communal garden with fountain and trees...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 6 to Oct 21
Oct 6 - Oct 21, 2015
15 night min stay
£180
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
£200
£1,400

Discounts: 7 nights or more: £200 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 09/02/2015
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24 Available check-in
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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
London City
40 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Dover
20 Miles
Nearest Beach
Margate

Car: Not Necessary

Supermarket 200 meters, Restaurant 100 meters, Pub 100 meters, Coffee shop 10 meters, A wide variety of restaurants, from gourmet to Indian, within 5 minutes walk, Gym on site, Cinema, Bars, Night clubs all within walking distance, Taxis easily hailed right outside the building, St, Pauls Cathedral 10 minutes walk, Tower of London and Tower Bridge 15 minutes walk. Barbican Arts Centre and Museum of London 5 minutes walk. Better than a hotel.

Other Activities: Shopping

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Philip and Derek are in the travel business and often make trips to London for business and cultural events. We decided to buy our own place in central London and to rent it to others when we are not using it. We use it about three or four times a year. We needed a home that was secure and easy to look after with 24 hour 'front desk' service so we could come and go at any time of day or night.

Why the Owner Chose City of London:
This flat was new in 1999 and finished to a high standard. It has wonderful views of the city of London. It is next to Old Street Tube station on the Northern line and has excellent bus services from outside the front door. We never bring a car to London as it is too congested, so easy public transport was important to us. The location is within a short walk of dozens of restaurants, supermarkets, shops, pubs and coffee bars and is close to the trendy night time areas of Clerkenwell, Hoxton and Shoreditch.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Perfect central Location. Magnificent city views. Excellent frequent bus service outside the door. Trendy bars, restaurants and nightlife close by. Tube station 200 metres.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The Lexington building View from City Road. 6th floor corner apartment.

    The Lexington building View from City Road. 6th floor corner apartment.

  • View of the Lexington building from City Road. 6th floor, corner apartment.

    View of the Lexington building from City Road. 6th floor, corner apartment.

  • Looking from the Living Room into the spacious Hall.

    Looking from the Living Room into the spacious Hall.

  • Master Bedroom, plenty of room, all linen and towels provided.

    Master Bedroom, plenty of room, all linen and towels provided.

  • Winter View of the Lexington building from the adjacent park.

    Winter View of the Lexington building from the adjacent park.

  • Winter View from balcony towards The Barbican.

    Winter View from balcony towards The Barbican.

  • Shared Gym Available for residents on the ground floor.

    Shared Gym Available for residents on the ground floor.

  • Dining table with lots of room to entertain 6 people.

    Dining table with lots of room to entertain 6 people.

  • The balcony looking east.

    The balcony looking east.

  • The view towards The City Of London. Can you see The Gherkin?

    The view towards The City Of London. Can you see The Gherkin?

  • Sculpture, plants and flat screen TV.

    Sculpture, plants and flat screen TV.

  • Summer view over City Road towards The City Of London.

    Summer view over City Road towards The City Of London.

  • Living Room offers comfort and space.

    Living Room offers comfort and space.

  • Corner of the Living Room

    Corner of the Living Room

  • En-Suite Bathroom, fully tiled throughout.

    En-Suite Bathroom, fully tiled throughout.

  • The Kitchen has a washer dryer and a dishwasher.

    The Kitchen has a washer dryer and a dishwasher.

  • Soft black suede settees and original art on the walls.

    Soft black suede settees and original art on the walls.

  • Floor to ceiling windows and flat screen TV.

    Floor to ceiling windows and flat screen TV.

  • Dining Area with new dining chairs and original art on the walls.

    Dining Area with new dining chairs and original art on the walls.

  • Historic Wesley's Chapel - Immediately opposite the apartment

    Historic Wesley's Chapel - Immediately opposite the apartment

  • Large sliding glass door gives access to the balcony.

    Large sliding glass door gives access to the balcony.

  • Relaxed yet stylish décor throughout the apartment.

    Relaxed yet stylish décor throughout the apartment.

  • Summer view from the balcony towards The Barbican.

    Summer view from the balcony towards The Barbican.

  • More sculpture, more plants and more view!

    More sculpture, more plants and more view!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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