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Last updated: 07/08/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Elegant and spacious Central London luxury apartment with contemporary furnishings, located in a classic stucco building, ideally located close to Hyde Park, Notting Hill and the underground.

The apartment was built in 1842 and retains many period features including a working fireplace, traditional shutters and beautiful plasterwork ceilings; it was recently completely refurbished with modern amenities. There is central heating in every room, plenty of hot water, good water pressure, and gas for cooking.

The apartment has a large double sitting room with a working fireplace, sofas comfortably sitting 7, and a large flat screen Sky/cableTV with surround sound, CD and DVD player. There is also a dining area, with a table seating 6, French Windows and steps leading down to the garden.

The kitchen is modern with everything you might need including a Tea pot! There are three double bedrooms with Egyptian cotton sheets (one ensuite). There are two bathrooms, one with a good powerful shower. The private garden is pretty, with a table and chairs and a BBQ.

We have some children's toys to make you feel at home. We also provide a welcome pack with our own information guide about the locality and our favourite places. We want you to be able to make the most of your stay.

The location of the apartment is fabulous. On your doorstep you have a microcosm of the best that London has to offer. High Class restaurants and ethnic cafes are on your doorstep. If you fancy a stroll across Hyde Park, you can visit the Royal Albert Hall, The V&A Museum, The Natural History Museum, Kensington Palace or the shops of Kensington High Street. In the park there is a lake with swans, boating, cafes, The Serpentine Gallery (with modern art exhibitions) and the Princess Diana Playground.

There is also the option of walking to Notting Hill to browse antiques at Portabello Market, visit second hand bookshops and shop in the trendy boutiques of Westbourne Grove.

To go further afield to see the sights such as The Tower of London, Buckingham Palace or The Tate, you can take the tube which is a 3 minute walk away and you will be there in 30 minutes. Or take the train to Oxford which is 1 hour from Paddington Station which is a 15 minute walk away.

Whether you are a family visiting London, a group of friends or on a business trip, we think our flat which we lived in happily, before moving out of London, is in an ideal location.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 1150 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    small bedroom - view of private small courtyard/garden...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    King or twin. This bedroom has an ensuite bathrrom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    King or twin. window view of garden...moreless

  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Two bedrooms can be set up as King or twin rooms (Hotel quality zippable beds.), Baby Cribs (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Large walk in shower - family bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ensuite with bedroom 1...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The apartment is a 3 minute walk to the underground we have a cot, and a highchair at no extra cost. Please let us know in advance if you require these....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    washer/dryer in one...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace but looks like a wood fire and is in a real old fireplace. Really cozy....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas heating....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone:

    Guests will be asked to pay for calls in an honesty box. If excessive calls are made we will ask guests to pay for these....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer/dryer in one...moreless

Kitchen

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

    Small modern kitchen with everything needed to cook for a 6 people. Just like home....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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from 13 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$389
$2,332

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $388.74

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 07/08/2016
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Location

Hyde Park is a five minute walk away with its lake, swans, playgrounds, The Serpentine Art Gallery, Albert Memorial, statue of Peter Pan and Kensington Palace home to Princess Diana. There is Ice skating, a bowling alley, cafes, restaurants, The Porchester Baths, a 1930's Spa all a five minute walk away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: We both came to London to study and ended up staying for 20 years. One of us is a lawyer and we are completely trustworthy. We lived in Bayswater for 10 years and loved it. Everything is on your Hyde Park, culture, Notting Hill and cosmopolitan London. Great for adults and for kids. We finally moved out of London as our kids were growing and we wanted a big garden and a dog.

Why the Owner Chose Bayswater, London, UK:
We love London and lived in the flat for years.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Within a ten minute walk you have great restaurants, Hyde Park and the Princess Diana Playground, two underground stations, a huge variety of in 15 minutes you can walk to Notting Hill .......


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • The sitting room

    The sitting room

  • Our private garden - an oasis from the city.

    Our private garden - an oasis from the city.

  • Bedroom 2 overlooks the garden and can be a double or twin.

    Bedroom 2 overlooks the garden and can be a double or twin.

  • My children playing in the Princess Diana Playground

    My children playing in the Princess Diana Playground

  • Our kitchen overlooking our small private garden

    Our kitchen overlooking our small private garden

  • master bedroom with ensuite

    master bedroom with ensuite

  • My children in the Princess Diana Playground

    My children in the Princess Diana Playground

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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