2 BED FLAT IN GORGEOUS VICTORIAN MANSION BLOCK NEAR HYDE PARK

Carl and Liz Risberg

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
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2 BED FLAT IN GORGEOUS VICTORIAN MANSION BLOCK NEAR HYDE PARK

Pimlico Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

One of London’s most beautiful streets, Gloucester Terrace is lined with gorgeous Victorian mansion blocks. Behind its elegant façade, you will find a smart apartment with every modern convenience.

The stylish, contemporary furnishings complement the period setting perfectly. The living room is flooded with light from the huge bay window.

Gloucester Terrace has excellent transport connections to all of London. Both gracious and convenient, this is the ideal location for your holiday week.

This stunning period property is in Paddington, a quiet, residential neighbourhood in central London.

Beautiful Kensington Gardens is only a short walk away. Busy Bayswater, with its many lively restaurants and cafes, is within five minutes. Notting Hill Gate, Portobello Market and Holland Park are all nearby.

All the museums, tourist attractions, shops and restaurants are within a short tube ride from the station. Wherever you want to go and whatever you want to do, it is within easy reach when you stay in Paddington.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Carl and Liz Risberg (Owner)
Advertiser since 2005
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About Carl and Liz Risberg

Hello. We live in London with two of our girls who go to school here. Our oldest daughter goes to school in Pamplona, Spain. We own many flats in London and rent them out to people from all around the world. London seems to be on everyone's agenda to visit. One visit is never enough! We enjoy meeting our guests and making their stay memorable. We are available most of the day to take care of any problems that might arise.

Why Carl and Liz Risberg chose Pimlico

We chose to buy a vacation rental in London simply because we fell in love with the city. We realized that renting a flat with a family of 5 was very practical and much better than being in a small hotel room. We decided to look into other flats and this is how our business grew. This particular flat is on a lovely street lined with beautiful white period mansion blocks. Hyde Park is 5 minutes away. Paddington Station is a few minutes away. There is no commercial activity on this street so it's quiet at night. If you like to walk, Oxford street is a 15-20 minute walk.

What makes this apartment unique

This flat is in a superb location. The street has no commercial activity and it's lined with the most beautiful white period mansion blocks. We love to walk and own a dog so having Hyde Park so close is wonderful! For a theatre night out we can catch the tube at the Paddington Station moments away. The flat is very large and can accommodate our family of five easily. It has one full bathroom and a powder room with loo, very handy when you have kids. There is wireless in the flat which keeps everyone happy.

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
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Reviews

4.6
based on 17 traveler reviews

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2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 17 reviews
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2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
Houston Texas
5

More than a set of keys

  • 5 of 5
This is our second stay at this flat - so are already predisposed to a positive report. Nothing is perfect, but the owners here go the extra mile to get as close as possible. This one is near Paddington station and only a short walk from any number of nice places to eat. We were picked up at the airport as agreed - the pre-shopping was done, and everything was in order at the flat. The owner met us at the flat on our arrival. I had not had a chance to change any currency yet and simply mentioned it, and he generously offered me cash on the spot to tide us over until we found a local ATM. You just don't see that too often anywhere. Our return to the airport was likewise right on time. Finally, while i had thought i sent the payment ahead of time as agreed, due to some banking issues, the funds had not yet transferred. The owner worked with me for a month and a half to straighten it out - no issues or hard feelings. And finally, when it was all said and done, he called me personally to review the stay and discuss opportunities for improvement. Again, not something you find every day. Will stay again....Jack from Texas
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
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2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
Dallas, Texas
5

Very decriptive and accurate

  • 5 of 5
My son and I had a great stay in this two-bedroom flat. Very well located just north of Hyde Park, and close to Paddington Station. Very comfortable, quiet, and clean. Very easy to communicate with the managers, and they were very helpful to us. Highly recommend for anyone wanting a nice-size, well-located flat in Central London.
  • Submitted: May 19, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
California , USA
5

Bret & Sally

Bret & Sally
  • 5 of 5
Our stay was 14 days over the Christmas holiday and found this apartment very comfortable with all the amenities. We cooked all our breakfasts and 6 dinners including roast turkey on Christmas Day. We enjoyed relaxing in the spacious living room in the evenings after full days of seeing the sights.
Enjoy your stay - Bret & Sally
  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers
business
2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
London
5

Very nice apartment in good location

  • 5 of 5
This apartment is quite spacious and in an excellent location - 5 minute walk to the tube and to Hyde Park. Paddington Station is also very close and there are lots of restaurants within walking distance. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms so can comfortably fit 2-3 people. The living room is on the street so a little bit noisy but the bedrooms are nice and quiet.
  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing
business
2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
Las Vegas
3

Great Location - Many Flaws

  • 3 of 5
Location is great, but a few flaws. Kitchen is not very well equipped. There is a phone number, but no phone, we had to send an email to get a phone. The front entry door slams so loudly and you do not get used to it. The street is busy and noisy. We had to turn the tv up several times just to hear it. Wifi is not throughout the flat, only in the bedrooms at the back of the flat. No one at the property when we arrived and we waited almost 45 minutes before someone arrived. Luckily there were workmen in the flat above and let us in to wait inside the hallway. Shoes off at the front door because of white carpet (who puts white carpet in a rental flat?), but no mat to stand on and no where to put your shoes once you take them off. Beware of car service. You pay for the return to the airport and it is very costly. We had tube tickets we could have used had we known about it. Never once did we see or meet the owners. They were supposed to come by and never did. While we loved the location of this flat, I would not stay here again.
  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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2 Bed Flat in Gorgeous Victorian Mansion Block Near Hyde Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p286187vb
-+44 78 2871 3856 (United Kingdom)
Pimlico Westminster & West End
5

Perfect Pad in Paddington

  • 5 of 5
Just finishing up a great week in London with my family (husband and 2 children). Carl, Liz and Nelly were very helpful and made our stay very smooth. We arrived at the airport to find there was a problem with the apartment we rented due to the condition the previous guests left it in, however Carl quickly found a great alternative in a neighboring suburb. It was all handled very professionally and we were in and comfortable in an even better apartment than we had originally booked, before we knew it. The apartment itself is on a lovely quintessential Paddington street, lined with white Victorian apartment buildings. There is a little traffic as the street is a bit of a thoroughfare, but nothing that is too noisy, and it makes it easy to get a taxi in a hurry. The bedrooms face a quiet residential back yard environment so are very quiet. It's very close to a couple of handy Tube stations and the larger hub of Paddington Station. Hyde Park, Portobello Road and Oxford Street are all within walking distance. There are a number of good pubs and restuarants within 2 to 3 minute walk of the apartment. Inside, the apartment is quite roomy and fit our family of four easily. It could comfortably accommodate at least another couple, as there is ample extra bedding in the apartment - fold out single bed and futon. The amenities are all modern and work well, and the heating which is important in late October, works a treat. The little extra touches Carl and Liz provide such as red wine in the apartment to greet us, mobile phones for local calls, a lap top in the apartment, shopping to stock up the pantry and fridge for your arrival, maps and travel guides to London in the bookshelf, are all greatly appreciated. And there was always a prompt reply to emails with requests for information on good local restaurants, location of supermarkets etc. Would definitely recommend this apartment, the location, and Carl and Liz to take care of you - they really do provide more than just a set of keys!
  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

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  • £1190-£1466/wk
  • Pounds Sterling
  • From Feb 01-Mar 27 ....... From £1190/week
  • From Mar 28-Apr 04 ....... From £1399/week
  • From Apr 05-Apr 30 ....... From £1190/week
  • From May 01-Jun 15 ....... From £1260/week
  • From Jun 16-Jul 31 ....... From £2100/week
  • From Aug 01-Nov 15 ....... From £2100/week
  • From Thanksgiving (USA) .. From £1700/week
  • From Christmas ........... From £1599/week

Amenities

Amenities

Pimlico Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
General:
  • Computer Available
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing

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