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Fabulous Covent Garden Duplex Penthouse - in the Heart of London

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View of piazza and Royal Opera House from terrace

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Last updated: 07/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Westminster apartment description

A superb duplex penthouse of around 1,500 square feet in a period building located in the heart of Covent Garden with views of the Piazza from its private roof terrace. The main living space, which has a contemporary feel to it, consists of a combined dining and living room. The dining table seats six in comfort. The living room has a sofa and chairs and a 52' LCD TV with satellite and terrestial channels, a DVD and AV player with stereo system channeled upstairs and outside onto the terrace. A spacious kitchen is very well equipped. The master bedroom has a four poster king size bed (6' 11' x 5' 7'), large closet space and en suite bathroom which consists of a toilet, washbasin, large deep bath and handheld shower. The second bedroom has a standard double bed and a built in closet and is very bright & cheerful. The second bathroom consists of a washbasin, toilet and shower. On the top floor there is a desk / study area with 2 chairs and a separate living area with a large comfortable sofa, oriental rugs and numerous throw cushions. The top floor can be used as a third bedroom - it has a single convertible bed and a large sofa which can be used to accommodate two teens / young adults. This room leads on to a roof terrace with a BBQ and seating for 4 with views of the London Eye, the City, the Royal Opera House and Big Ben. This flat is recently refurbished and completely modernised, with central air conditioning, WiFi throughout, 2 x TVs, DVD / BluRay and an entertainment system with speakers inside and out. There are 72 steps up to the 4th floor of the building but once inside the flat, the space, peace and quiet belies the central location. Assistance with luggage is available. The flat is ideally located in the heart of London with the Royal Opera and Ballet very close and most theaters just a stone's throw. Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament are within walking distance. There are many delightful shops and a wide range of restaurants nearby. Soho, Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus are a 3 minute walk. Despite the vibrancy of the local area, inside the flat is quiet and peaceful. Please note: primary renter must be at least 30 years old, the accommodation is NOT suitable for young children and the maximum capacity is 4 adults plus 2 children / young adults. Minimum nights charged is four. If you are enquiring about 3 nights or less, or if your party consists of 5 or 6 persons please mention that you have read this information in your enquiry. Please be advised that check ins after 9pm at night may incur additional costs.

Keywords: flat, penthouse, duplex

Property Type

  • 5 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                The primary renter must be 30 years of age or older. Due to the open terrace and stairs there is a minimum age limit of 6 for any children staying at the flat....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                The flat is not suitable for very young children. It is ideal for older kids and teenagers / young adults....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                This is a NON SMOKING flat. You can smoke on the terrace provided you remain outside....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                No pets allowed...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                King size bed measures 6' 11' by 5' 7'...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

                Double bed measures 6' 3' by 4' 6'...moreless

              • Loft: 2 sleep sofa /futon

                Suitable for teens / young adults...moreless

              • King size beds (1) four poster, Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) A large sofa which is suitable for a single teenager or young adult, large and comfortable but NOT a convertible. In addition a foldable small single bed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                Located off corridor next to second bedroom...moreless

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

                Ensuite...moreless

              • Master bathroom has a large bath tub with hand held shower accessory, wash basin and toilet. Second bathroom has a shower stall, wash basin and toilet....moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                fully equipped kitchen has everything required to cater for a large family and guests...moreless

              • Catering Available:

                restaurant downstairs, next door and many others nearby...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                grinder, espresso and capuccino machine...moreless

              • Dining:

                Large dining table seats 6 in comfort...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                fully equipped with all accessories...moreless

              • Freezer:

                separate ice maker also available...moreless

              • Oven
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Ice Maker
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Parking:

                There are several secure parking garages in the vicinity, these are expensive....moreless

              • Living Room seats 6:

                Combined living and dining room...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Central A/C throughout the flat...moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • fax machine, printer, aquarium.

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Large 52' TV with HiFi system. Multiple satellite system and terrestrial freeview channels...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    With speakers in both living areas and on the terrace...moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    large selection of DVDs for guest use...moreless

                  • Music Library
                  • Books

                  Communications

                  • Free Long Distance:

                    International and long distance calls to landlines only are free to major countries (including UK, US, Europe, Canada, Australia etc.) ...moreless

                  • Computer Available:

                    Desktop computer provided with guest account for email and web access at no charge, also connected printer....moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Hi speed wired and wifi internet access throughout the flat, code provided on arrival...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    (3) Landline calls to Canada, US, Europe, Australia etc are free of charge...moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    WiFi and wired Ethernet connection to internet...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Secure wifi with code provided...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    a wrap around terrace with fantastic views of London, the piazza, Big Ben, Millenium Wheel etc. Not suitable for small children....moreless

                  • Balcony

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                      • Monument View:

                        Big Ben, London Eye, Covent Garden Piazza, Royal Opera House, Colisseum, Canary Wharf etc. are all visible from the terrace which has a 'Mary Poppins' view across the rooftops of London....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Restaurants
                      • Swimming
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Medical Services
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Tennis
                      • Antiquing
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Live Theater
                      • Playground
                      • Zoo
                      • Synagogues
                      • Library
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Museums
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Walking
                      • Cycling
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 9 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Base Rate
                      4 night min stay
                      £314 £314
                      Sat, Sun
                      £2,200 £9,429
                      High
                      May 1 - Sep 30
                      4 night min stay
                      £400 £400
                      Sat, Sun
                      £2,800 £12,000
                      Xmas
                      Dec 1 - Jan 5
                      4 night min stay
                      £400 £400
                      Sat, Sun
                      £2,800 £12,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Additional Fees and Taxes:

                      There are no cleaning fees or taxes.


                      Notes:

                      All amounts quoted are in pounds sterling, credit cards and travellers cheques are not accepted. Payment is due in advance or on arrival.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 07/18/2014
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                      Location

                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Heathrow
                      Westminster
                      Nearest Train
                      Covent Garden
                      Westminster
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Many bars close by
                      Westminster
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Multiple restaurants close by

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, opera, ballet, theater, Houses of Parliament, national museums and libraries, concert halls and numerous historical buildings are all within easy walking distance.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: Professional individual working in The City

                      Why the Owner Chose Westminster:
                      Central for all London attractions, walking distance to most major shopping, night life, cultural and government areas.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Quiet despite the central location, with a private roof terrace and all amenities on hand.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english
                       

                      Photos

                      • View of piazza and Royal Opera House from terrace

                        View of piazza and Royal Opera House from terrace

                      • Entrance stairs

                        Entrance stairs

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Kitchen is fully equipped

                        Kitchen is fully equipped

                      • Main bedroom - plenty of cupboards

                        Main bedroom - plenty of cupboards

                      • Ensuite bathroom with bath, sink and toilet

                        Ensuite bathroom with bath, sink and toilet

                      • Second bedroom with standard double bed (sleeps 2)

                        Second bedroom with standard double bed (sleeps 2)

                      • Second bathroom with shower, sink & toilet

                        Second bathroom with shower, sink & toilet

                      • Living room with dining table for 6

                        Living room with dining table for 6

                      • Living room (part)

                        Living room (part)

                      • Study with PC, WiFi and Printer

                        Study with PC, WiFi and Printer

                      • Sofa on upper floor which can be used as bed (sleeps 1)

                        Sofa on upper floor which can be used as bed (sleeps 1)

                      • Lobby

                        Lobby

                      • Hall

                        Hall

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Main bedroom with king size four poster bed (sleeps 2)

                        Main bedroom with king size four poster bed (sleeps 2)

                      • Main bedroom

                        Main bedroom

                      • Ensuite bathroom - large bath with built in TV and speakers

                        Ensuite bathroom - large bath with built in TV and speakers

                      • Second bedroom - standard double bed for 2

                        Second bedroom - standard double bed for 2

                      • Dining table for 6 with ease

                        Dining table for 6 with ease

                      • Living room with 52' TV and Audio system

                        Living room with 52' TV and Audio system

                      • Upper floor showing study area and stairs

                        Upper floor showing study area and stairs

                      • Upper floor and view of exit to private terrace

                        Upper floor and view of exit to private terrace

                      • Single convertible spare bed on upper floor (sleeps 1)

                        Single convertible spare bed on upper floor (sleeps 1)

                      VRBO #338869

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, June 21, 2014

                      £314 - £400 per night (GBP)
                      9

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/18/14
                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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