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Fantastic London Location - Opposite the Tower of London - Penthouse - Tower of London view - Flat A

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Flat A: Tower of London - View from Living Room window

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Last updated: 04/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Flat A - Penthouse Flat with Spectacular views of the Tower of London:

Well appointed, in elegant contemporary decor, this 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, flat on the 5th floor of a late Victorian building (with lift) sleeps 4. It offers spectacular views of the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, & River Thames; as well as superb access to transport links taking you into the West End. The nearest tube station is just a 3 minutes walk away.

NEW: Flat B - Lightly refurbished along similar elegant lines to our original property, (Please see photos for Flat B, below) this flat is situated at the rear of the property. It therefore DOES NOT offer the same view as our current rental; but DOES offer the same standard of service, cleanliness, and comfortable accommodation.

In the heart of the City; both flats are perfectly located for the business traveller, and/or for those on a family* holiday, or quick sojourn.

PLEASE CLICK ON MORE DETAILS BELOW:

FLAT A: Penthouse Flat with a view - THIS FLAT SLEEPS 4:

The Master Bedroom offers a sumptuous king-size bed (with 'Tempur' mattress) while the second bedroom's zip & link bed can either be made up as a king-size, or divided into two singles (pictured) as required. We pride ourselves on our welcoming atmosphere, attention to detail and cleanliness.

We offer our guests Egyptian cotton sheets and towels, plus small touches of luxury (such as complimentary toiletries and Nespresso capsules) to add to your comfort and enjoyment. Four electric fans (two table & two floor-standing, which all garnered favourable comments during last summer's rare heatwave) are permanently placed in the apartment as this is a period Victorian building, and thus not air-conditioned. Staples include internet access, via a WIFI connection, as well as a replete stocked kitchen (cook and tableware.) Previous guests have been pleasantly surprised to find real wine glasses. Given a dining area which can seat six, this means you have a real alternative to eating out.

NEW: FLAT B - THIS FLAT SLEEPS 4, but can accommodate a 5th person

The Master Bedroom offers a king-size zip & link bed which can either be made up as a king-size, or divided into two singles as required (King = 180 cms x 200 cms - Singles = 90 cms x 200 cms.) The smaller second bedroom offers a double bed (135 cms x 190 cms.) Please note the diameter of the room is such that the bed is placed against the wall.

There is a single pull out sofa bed in the living room (90 cms x 180 cms) perfect for a child, or slim built adult.

This can be made available at an EXTRA charge of 5% on the rental balance.

We pride ourselves on our welcoming atmosphere, attention to detail and cleanliness. We offer our guests Egyptian cotton sheets and towels, plus small touches of luxury (such as complimentary toiletries and Nespresso capsules) to add to your comfort and enjoyment. Three floor standing electric fans are permanently placed in the apartment, as this is a period Victorian building, and thus not air-conditioned. Staples include internet access, via a WIFI connection, as well as a well-stocked kitchen (both cook and tableware.) Given a dining area which seats five, there is a real alternative to eating out.

IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE: There are building works being done on the heritage property opposite this flat. These are intermittently noisy works. The flat does have excellent double glazing and if the windows are shut very little noise can be heard in the flat.
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LOCAL AREA:

There are many restaurants & bars within walking distance. From the family friendly 'Kitchen@Tower' (across the road) to restaurants which suit every palate, & wallet, the area is as rich with cosmopolitan life as with historical landmarks.

Within walking distance you will also find the Tower of London (home of the Crown Jewels and famous ravens) Tower Bridge, All Hallows church (from where Samuel Peyps watched and recorded the great fire of London) and the famous Leadenhall Market - (the covered market in Gracechurch street, primarily selling food and flowers as seen in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'.) St Katharine's Dock is just 200m east of Tower Hill Station, the O2 Arena is close by (DLR to the Canary Wharf, Jubilee line to North Greenwich) and further afield, world famous Oxford street is easily accessible within 15-20 mins via the Central Line tube (subway) from Bank Station which is a 5 minute walk.

Pop on the tube (subway) or the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and sample all the other attractions London has to offer, from a perfect luxurious base in Trinity Square.
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* While we are happy to welcome families with children, aged 4 and above, I am afraid we do not have the facilities to accommodate families with babies or toddlers in either flat.

* * When enquiring please include Arrival and Departure flight times - if known - and children's ages - if relevant.

* * * Please note we cannot accept bookings from parties travelling 'Stand-By' or 'No Res'.

Access to either property on the first day of your stay is by prior arrangement.
Whilst we prefer to check-in our guests in the morning - or at lunchtime - we can be flexible. Check-ins after 9:30 PM incur a late check-in fee, as per our booking form. Check-ins on CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY, NEW YEARS DAY, on the EASTER WEEKEND and other UK BANK HOLIDAYS are - unfortunately - not possible.

* * * * Please note: we list on more than one website. Thus, bookings shown on this calendar DO NOT always reflect our most recent, up to date, availability.

Please contact to enquire about availability.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 85 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

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

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

    (Zip & link beds which can be either double or two singles)...moreless

  • While the master bedroom offers a kingsize bed, the second bedroom has a zip and link bed which can be made up as two singles (as pictured) or another kingsize bed, as required. The master bedroom also has a widescreen TV which is freeview/digital ready....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • One en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. One second bathroom with a bathtub. Towels are inclusive with the booking....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Booking includes: gas, electricity, bed linen and towels. Tea, coffee, (plus Nespresso machine with an assortment of coffee pods) milk and sugar are in the apartment when you arrive. The nearest local mini market is walking distance away (3 minutes) The master bedroom has a widescreen television (freeview digital channels) while the living room offers the same, plus a DVD player. There is no in-house DVD library. Free Wifi is offered, though there is no computer or printer. There is no landline phone....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television

Theme

  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring & Summer
Apr 4 - Sep 6, 2015
2 night min stay
£235 £259
Fri, Sat, Sun
Autumn
Sep 7 - Oct 30, 2015
3 night min stay
£235 £259
Fri, Sat, Sun
Wonderful Winter offer
Oct 31 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
£225 £255
Fri, Sat, Sun
£1,525 £6,000
Basic Rate
Nov 29 - Dec 11, 2015
3 night min stay
£235 £259
Fri, Sat, Sun
£1,610
Festive Season
Dec 12 - Jan 3, 2016
4 night min stay
£299
£1,990
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £300
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

TERMS & CONDITIONS: As per our e-mail reply to your initial enquiry & as per our booking form.

CANCELLATION POLICY: T&C's as per our booking form.

PAYMENT: Via PAYPAL, HomeAway, or Electronic Bank Transfer i.e. BACS/SWIFT.

* TWO night stays are CHARGED AT WEEKEND RATES.

**If enquiring via our listing on OWNER'S DIRECT: Please enquire as to WEEKEND RATES - Site doesn't list.

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Location

7.2 Miles
Nearest Airport
City Airport
0.8 Miles
Nearest Train
London Bridge
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
M1

Car: Not Necessary

* ARRIVING: Both London Heathrow and London Gatwick airport are quite a distance from central London. Details of a car service can be provided, but this is a relatively costly option.

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The most cost effective way to get to the flat/apartment from Heathrow Airport is to take the London Underground (Tube/Subway) - Piccadilly & then District lines - which will take you from Heathrow to the Tower Hill Tube Station (located just 100 yards from the flat.)

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First take the Piccadilly line to Hammersmith. Then, at Hammersmith change to the District line, which will take you to Tower Hill. The change at Hammersmith is easy - you just walk across to the other side of the same platform, with no steps to negotiate. There are stairs to negotiate, up from the District line platform at Tower Hill, but there is a landing halfway up the flight of stairs.

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Arriving from Gatwick is also easy: The Gatwick Express train runs to Victoria Station in central London. From there take the Circle or District Lines, both run directly east to the Tower Hill station. Alternatively, take a First Capital Connect train from Gatwick to London Bridge Station, and then a taxi across the river to Tower Hill. It's a mile away - approximately a 5 minute taxi-cab ride.

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* SITUATED: Within walking distance of the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, All Hallows Church and near Leadenhall Market. St Katharine's Dock is 200m east of Tower Hill Station. Also close to the O2 (DLR to the Canary Wharf, Jubilee line to North Greenwich.) The tube/subway gives you access to the whole of London, from world famous Oxford Street, to London Museums, Palaces and the magic of West End Theatre.

 

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Photos

  • Flat A: Tower of London - View from Living Room window

    Flat A: Tower of London - View from Living Room window

  • Flat A: Living Room - Alternate view

    Flat A: Living Room - Alternate view

  • Flat A: Entrance to Living Room area from hallway

    Flat A: Entrance to Living Room area from hallway

  • Flat A: Kitchen (as seen from Living Room)

    Flat A: Kitchen (as seen from Living Room)

  • Flat A: The Master Bedroom - Alternate view

    Flat A: The Master Bedroom - Alternate view

  • Flat A: Second Bedroom - Alternate view

    Flat A: Second Bedroom - Alternate view

  • Flat A: Second Bathroom

    Flat A: Second Bathroom

  • Flat A: Night View from Living Room

    Flat A: Night View from Living Room

  • Flat B: Dining Area in the Living Room
- Seats 5

    Flat B: Dining Area in the Living Room - Seats 5

  • Flat B: Master Bedroom Kingsize Zip & Link can also be made up as two singles.

    Flat B: Master Bedroom Kingsize Zip & Link can also be made up as two singles.

  • Flat B - The Second Bedroom - Alternate view

    Flat B - The Second Bedroom - Alternate view

  • Flat B: Bathroom 2

    Flat B: Bathroom 2

  • Flat A: The Living Room

    Flat A: The Living Room

  • Flat A: Dining Area

    Flat A: Dining Area

  • Flat A: Kitchen - as seen from one angle & another.

    Flat A: Kitchen - as seen from one angle & another.

  • Flat A: The Master Bedroom

    Flat A: The Master Bedroom

  • Flat A: Bedroom 2

    Flat A: Bedroom 2

  • Flat A: Ensuite Shower Room (Master Bedroom)

    Flat A: Ensuite Shower Room (Master Bedroom)

  • Exterior of property

    Exterior of property

  • Flat B: The Living Room

    Flat B: The Living Room

  • Flat B: The Kitchen

    Flat B: The Kitchen

  • Flat B: Bedroom 2 - Double Bed, NOT zip & link

    Flat B: Bedroom 2 - Double Bed, NOT zip & link

  • Flat B: Master Bathroom - As seen from two angles

    Flat B: Master Bathroom - As seen from two angles

  • Flat B: View of Living room with single sofa bed made up. Flat sleeps 5 people.

    Flat B: View of Living room with single sofa bed made up. Flat sleeps 5 people.

£225 - £299 per night (GBP)
Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/22/2015
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