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A new contemporary, stylish, fifth floor Apartment in a prestigious Berkeley Homes development, just a five minute walk to the world famous Tower Bridge & ideally located next to London's great tidal river 'The Thames' in the heart of London. Adjacent to the exclusive residential area of Shad Thames renowned for its Restaurants, Bars, Delicatessen, Shops & Cafes making it a great holiday destination. The Apartment provides light & spacious accommodation with well equipped kitchen, quality superking or twin bed/s option & modern bathroom facilities.An excellent wi-fi facility & new TV/DVD are provided. Impressive Terrace with spectacular views of the River Thames & Canary Wharf. The fabulous views of the London skyline especially at night completes the overall atmosphere for relaxation & enjoyment of a Riverside Lifestyle.
WELCOME AND INFORMATION PACK
We pride ourselves on the personal service we offer and look forward very much to welcoming our guests to our lovely ' pied-à-terre ' in the heart of London Town.
During 'check in' we will guide you through all aspects relating to the Apartment. A comprehensive 'Welcome Information' pack, includes written instructions on all the appliances and equipment in the Apartment, together with maps showing the local amenities, such as delicatessen and supermarkets, doctors surgery and pharmacist, bars, restaurants and cafes, boat, bus and rail links, tube maps, a local history guide and not least, a very informative map of the Thames Path, a complimentary copy of which is provided for your personal use together with numerous leaflets on London's famous landmarks and activities. Various information books on all that London has to offer, are also available to you. We also provide some basic provisions such as tea, milk and sugar, bread and butter, cereals and conserves for your convenience. If you arrive early your luggage can be left at the Apartment until we are ready for you at 2.00pm
THE TERRACE AND THE RIVER THAMES: The exceptionally large private Terrace is a real bonus and a fabulous outdoor space to enjoy. The views are wonderful and there are always a variety of boats passing by on the Thames for you to see. At high tide luxury Cruise Liners,Tugs, the famous Thames Barges & sometimes Navy Ships and the old fashioned, tall clipper sail ships can be seen sailing past to dock alongside HMS Belfast. This part of the Thames was once known as the 'Pool of London' because of its deep water channels which enables such large vessels to go upstream. The views are even more impressive at night, especially at New Year. There are numerous firework displays to see across the London skyline not least of all the fantastic firework display at the London Eye which 'as the crow flies' can been seen clearly from the Terrace. If the weather is good the Terrace is bathed in sunshine all day long. It's the perfect place to unwind and relax - whether it's day or night - all you have to do is prepare the cocktails!
KITCHEN SPECIFICATION: The well equipped kitchen is of contemporary design and includes high specification Siemens fitted appliances. Stainless steel electric oven/grill, microwave, 4 ring halogen hob with splashback panel and extractor chimney hood and light. Integrated fridge with ice box and separate freezer, quality washer/dryer and stainless steel sink, together with discreet mood lighting. Filter coffee cafetiere and Whittards of Chelsea table and glassware, together with stainless steel cutlery and steak knives, kitchen utensils, pots, pans and white serving dishes. We also include items such as spices, sauces, conserves, condiments, olive oil and tea. Cleaning materials and washing powder is also available for use. We ensure that the kitchen is spotlessly clean and hygenic at all times. We hope we have provided for your every need, to indeed, make you feel at home when away.
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On floor 5
600 sq. ft.
Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Non Smoking Only
Pets Not Allowed
Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Bedroom 1: 1 king
Super kingsize or Twin beds and are very comfortable indeed....moreless
Attractive wooden Flooring. French Door leading onto Terrace. Large superking or twin Bed/s option and Egyptian Cotton Bedlinen. Bedside tables and reading lamps. Chest of drawers and double wardrobe. TV/ Video and CD/Alarm player.
We are able to offer to our visitors the option of a delux superking bed or two quality single beds for convenience which are made up in readiness for your visit.
We also have one additional adult single bed for use in the living area of the apartment. All of our visitors have been very happy with this arrangement and were very comfortable. There are extra fitted sheets, duvets and pillows available for the additional bed.
We also provide adult floor mattresses with sleeping bags for teenagers and youngsters if they prefer....moreless
Quality Bathroom facilities with white sanitary ware. Wall hung hand basin with Hansgrohe chrome taps. Separate WC. Thermostatically controlled Hansgrohe shower/bath with 3 settings. Recessed mirrored cabinet with shelving and Shaver socket and light over. Chrome heated Towel rail. Tiled floor and bath panel. Extractor fan. Quality recessed ceiling lighting. Electric radiator heating and hot water on timers with boost facility and written instructions for convenience. Radiators throughout with individual thermostatic controls to all rooms. Egyptian Cotton Towels provided....moreless
Security and Peace of Mind - The main entry system via electronically controlled fob key for residents entry only. CCTV cameras located at entrance. Audio linked and door release system via domestic telephone handset and video link via domestic TV. High security door with 4-point locking system and security door viewer to common landing area, together with security chain lock when door part open. Lift to all floors with emergency call facility for assistance. Stairwell to all floors with emergency exits. Mains electric fed smoke detection system with battery back-up in apartment and all common areas....moreless
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The Jubilee Walkway and the Thames Riverside Path are designed to connect the majority of London's famous landmarks such as Tower Bridge, The Tower of London, Southwark Cathedral,The Tate Modern, Shakespear's Globe Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and the London Eye - all within walking distance of the apartment. Visit the nearby Mayflower Public House named after the ship which first set sail from the Thames to Southampton to carry the 'Pilgrim Fathers' to America and the Brunel Museum which tells of the World's first under river Tunnel built in London in 1842 by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and his Father Mark. Relaxing cruises depart regularly from the Tower of London Pier or St. Katherine's Dock Pier to the imposing Houses of Parliament at Westminster or the Royal Naval College and Observatory at Greenwich. With its wealth of history, London is acknowledged as one of the most important cultural Cities of the World. Every step you take captures your imagination and the sense of well being and excitement it creates is 'magical'. Its a fantastic City.