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Luxury 1000sqf Garden Apt, London, Kew Gardens & National Archives

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Close to National Archives, Kew Gardens, All of London

Located just a stone's throw from Kew Gardens

underground/train station & village shops is this spacious 1000+sqm garden apartment. Beautifully interior designed to a high standard, accommodation consists of large open plan reception room with 42" flat screen TV & extensive DVD library, sleek, modern designer kitchen with granite worktops, dishwasher, induction hob, double oven, microwave, filtered water tap and every gourmet chefs gadget imaginable. The large master bedroom has super king size bed beautifully carved Balinese headboard, with bay window, overhead fan. The big dining area with table that seats comfortably 10 for family gatherings with windows looking into the 40' private landscaped rear garden. French doors leading out to the big deck and garden with gas BBQ, tables, chairs.

Second bedroom with zip & link single beds is zipped together to make a queen size bed.

The beautifully designed main bathroom has jacuzzi style bath with overhead shower, vanity unit and wc.

The second bathroom has a enclosed shower, sink and wc.

There is off street parking for 1 car but please check with us first as other units might have booked it.

Suitability:

The property is very suitable for the less able person, with only a 10cm front door step and a 4cm step to bathrooms and second bedroom all the rest is one level.

Good for allergy sufferers; Floors are all tiles or wood, sofas are leather, the only 'soft furnishings' are the dining room chairs and 1 wool rug in lounge.

We have a wonderful property manager to welcome you and to help with anything she can.

Close to Kew Gardens Station, National Archives, Kew Gardens, Twickenham Stadium, Richmond, Restaurants, Pubs, Grocery store, Bank, Health Food store and lots more. You’ll love my place because of the location. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, families (with kids), and furry friends (pets) please CHECK first.

Please note that parking might be available - needs to booked in advance for GBP 5 per day.

ASK ABOUT WEEKLY OR MONTHLY PRICING and For extended stays, ask us about cleaning services.

More Details

Owner
susan magnus
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, finnish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About susan magnus

For more information my profile can be found on linkedIn. com Suzie Magnus

susan magnus purchased this apartment in 1991

What makes this apartment unique

Space! In London anything bigger than a shoe box is hard to come by, this place is the perfect place to come back to after a big day out and feel at home.

Map

The National Archives
"A Paradise for Historians!"
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Gardens
Station Parade
"Historical Kew Village, with shops, Restaurants and cafes"
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Heathrow Airport, 15-30 min drive
Nearest Barpub
0.02 Miles
The Railway Pub
Nearest Golf
2.9 Miles
Richmond public golf, many other locally
Nearest Train
0.02 Miles
Kew Gardens Undrground, District line
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
M4 1.4mil, A316 leading to M3 0.5 mil
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Miles
The Glass house, Pizza Express and more
Nearest Point of Interest
Towpath
Nearest Point of Interest
National archives
Nearest Point of Interest
Kew Gardens
Nearest Point of Interest
Kew Village
Car: not necessary

All of London!

Amenities

Chiswick Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Showerroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 double , This is a zip and link bed
    Master bedroom - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking

Reviews

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(4 traveler reviews)

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Luxury 1000sqf Garden Apt, London, Kew Gardens & National Archives
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
Australia
5

Couldn't wish for better

  • 5 of 5

Myself and my 2 teenage daughters stayed here for a week on the last leg of a trip to Europe recently. We absolutely couldn't have wished for a more comfortable, homely and restful place to stay. Suzie is the perfect host and everything in the house is catered to make your stay comfortable.

It is very close to the train station and we were able to explore all that London has to offer, and then retreat into our own haven at the end of each day. There is so much room to spread out and relax. The beds were extremely comfortable, the neighbourhood is so safe and one really feels like you're living like a Londoner. My daughters also adored the friendly cats who visited on occassion!

We now have the perfect place to come back to on our next trip to London. Thanks Suzie for a memorable stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a real pleasure to meet you and your girls. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and that I could play a part in making it memorable for you. Thank you!
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Lakeshore, Ontario, Canada
5

Superb location, beautiful area

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time we stayed at this apartment. It is a home away from home for us. I'd really like to give it a 'poor' rating to deter others from booking so that it would be there for us whenever we wanted to stay, but that is too unfair and devious!

While the ground floor apartment is on a fairly busy road the double glazing reduces the noise impressively. The beautiful walled garden at the rear is secluded, private, landscaped with wonderful opportunities for local bird watching. Kitchen is amply supplied with cooking and eating/drinking equipment; dining table is huge with lovely view of garden. The two bathrooms are a bonus for us so we are not fighting over sinks for tooth brushing. We are able to have the main bedroom set up as a king bedded room but it has the flexibility to be two full size singles. It has adequate wardrobe space although on our second visit, some of this was locked so space was a little limited. Excellent desk in bedroom as a second work area if needed. The second bedroom has two narrow singles and is a long room, but a little narrow, it has no wardrobe, so regular use for longer term visitors could be awkward.

Plenty of sitting space in the lounge with flat screen TV.

If there are any drawbacks it is that the two cats live in the apartment rather than 'walking through' as implied in the advert, they can be underfoot when cooking, although this may also be the effect of colder weather - it was a chilly February the last time we stayed.

The apartment is very conviently located for the underground, surface trains, and bus routes - no more than a 10 minute walk to Kew Village shops - excellent restaurants (Indian, pub style, Greek, Anthony Worrell Thompson (sp?) at "The Kew Grill") - which has small Tesco, Starbucks, Post Office, bank machines, real Butchers with superb meat, bread shop, book shop, wine store. Kew Green and access to Kew Gardens is only 15 minutes walk away, and the National Archives are 10 minutes walk away. Kew Retail Park with large Marks & Spencer, Boots Chemist is a 5 minute walk away. Quiet walks through residential streets to larger supermarkets and Richmond, along the Thames in both directions easily available - river path walk to Richmond about an hour.

Wishes: That there was a better vacuum cleaner. Although you are not required to clean, but with food crumbs and cat fur I did want to do a whizz through.

This apartment is just great for us and we plan on staying again.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Feb 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Falmouth, MA, USA
5

London holiday in September, 2011

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Susie's London flat was wonderful. It is located in a relatively quiet area of Kew and about a block from the underground station. There are delightful restaurants and shops nearby.

The flat was quite modern and exceptionally clean, with lots of homey touches such as a wide selection of cooking utensils, spices, and DVDs for entertainment. We felt right at home with the resident cats, and the flat will be our home away from home in the future!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you had a good time. It was a pleasure to meet you. I would love to have you back to your home away from home again in the future!
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Buffalo NY
5

London garden apt review

  • 5 of 5

Suzie just wanted to thank you and say how great the apartment in Kew worked out for our family . Everything was perfect and it was lovely coming to our" home away from home" after a long day sightseeing in London.I would certainly recommend this property to family and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted you enjoyed yourself and felt at home! I hope it can be your home away from home again in the future!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $168.74
Additional Guest Fee $6.75 per person per night
Pet Fee $134.99
Damage Deposit $674.95

Rates are seasonal.
Rentals are weekly, minimum 7 nights stay unless last minute if availability, Final cleaning on all bookings per booking, additional cleaning can be arranged for a fee if required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund