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HIGHBURY - GREAT SECURE LOCATION, EASY ACCESS TO CITY AND WEST END.

Ian Richards

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english, italian
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Ian Richards

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
December 22, 2014
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HIGHBURY - GREAT SECURE LOCATION, EASY ACCESS TO CITY AND WEST END.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Islington Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms sleeping up to 6 in small secure development.

The apartment is situated on the 1st (US 2nd) floor in a secure purpose built development consisting of 3 properties in a quiet cul-de-sac. The apartment has been fully refurbished in 2012 with brand new bathroom, kitchen carpeting and furniture throughout, it has full gas central heating, high speed unlimited internet access, free UK phone calls and consists of:

Living room. Large sofa which comfortably seats 3 to 4 people and easily converts to a full sized double bed. Flat screen TV with DVD player and music system with Ipod dock / MP3 lead. 2 additional armchairs and dining table seating 6 people. Large French windows looks over the gardens of Eton Court.

Bedroom 1. King sized bed with plenty of wardrobe and drawer space.

Bedroom 2. 2 full sized single beds with wardrobe.

Kitchen. Modern units and granite surfaces with plenty of workspace. Full electric oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher, washing machine/dryer.

Bathroom. Luxurious modern bathroom.

Olympic Venues:

Trains run every few minutes from Highbury and Islington station to Stratford, for the Olympic stadium just 15 minutes away. This makes the location perfect for enjoying both the Olympics and central London from the security and comfort of one of London's most elegant and safer areas.

Highbury Barn:

Just steps from the front door, this is one of London’s quaintest “villages” the small parade of shops include Da Mario, a traditional Italian delicatessen, La Fromagerie, Godfrey’s English butchers and Mrs Lovell’s Greengrocers. The Beach Hut fish and chip shop brings a delicious taste of the seaside to central London in a wonderfully stylish setting. There is also a pharmacy/chemist, several cafés, a post office with ATM, supermarket and a traditional British pub serving real ales and good food. There are also a couple of good restaurants, Turkish Iznik and Mediterranean Stingray with several more within a 10 minute walk.

Upper Street:

A tranquil walk through Highbury fields brings you directly to Upper Street, Islington’s vibrant high street. Its lively thoroughfare boasts a wide selection of designer boutiques, great pubs and world class theatre including The Almeida, the King’s Head the only pub in the world with its own opera company and a fantastic selection of real ales in a magnificent traditional London pub. At the bottom of Upper Street the Screen on the Green is a luxuriously refurbished independent cinema. The range of restaurants is wide and international with chic eateries including Ottolenghi and Carluccio’s.

Highbury Fields:

One of London’s most elegant parks which contrasts perfectly with trendy Islington to its south. Georgian terraces line the wide boulevards running the length of the this conservation area, peep into their graceful rooms inhabited by discerning journalists, actors and recently joined by London’s mayor, Boris Johnson. Number 22 was featured in the film Four Weddings and a Funeral. A sociable place popular with joggers, dog walkers, families the park has a children’s play area, several tennis courts, a swimming pool and a very popular café.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Ian Richards (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 22, 2014

Guestbook comments from the owner

When I first enquired about this property it was new to the market so did not have reviews. But when you look online you tend to 'get a feeling" about the people you deal with. I had a very good feeling about dealing with Ian. So I went ahead and booked 15 nights here. We loved staying in this apartment and this area of London. The local "village' is so friendly. local restaurants and "off licence" ( wine shop) are great. The walk to the Tube station is pretty, through the park, complete with squirrels! We don't have squirrels where we live so loved seeing them and loved having them live across the road in the trees opposite the apartment. Warren, who met us here, was lovely to deal with and he is a definite asset to Ian and this apartment. We stayed her as a family of four and the space was good for that. Everthing is here for you, washing machine and dryer, iron, hairdryer. All has been thought of. This apartment was so good that if we were to go to Italy we would definitely put Ians' place there on our list of places to stay.
Dec 2013
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Reviews

Highbury - great secure location, easy access to City and West End.
average rating of 5.0 based on 37 reviews
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Highbury - great secure location, easy access to City and West End.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p883274
+44 -7887550747
Islington London
5

Wonderful apartment suitable for young children

  • 5 of 5
The apartment is situated in a lovely area with local shops and restaurants close by. There is a great play area 10 minutes away and the tube stop is also a 10 minute walk. This made a great base for exploring London.
The apartment itself is clean and very well equipped. We stayed with our 2 and 5 year old sons and it was very well suited to them. Nothing dangerous etc that had to be moved - which we have experienced before.
We had been keen to find somewhere in London that we can use for repeat trips. This apartment is perfect for that. Not only did it suit us now but it will continue to suit our needs as our children grow. We will definitely stay again.
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Highbury - great secure location, easy access to City and West End.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p883274
+44 -7887550747
Islington London
5

Wonderful apartment!

  • 5 of 5
We spent 7 days in the Highbury apartment and impressed by how clean, well furnished and close to the train station it was for the quick ride to London. The neighborhood is delightful! We really enjoyed trying the local restaurants and pubs. A food store, meat and fish store were all a quick walk away. Highbury park which is located near the apartment is beautiful! My husband, children and mom are all ready to move to Highbury!
  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
London City
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
Highbury Barn
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Highbury & Islington
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Various
Car: not necessary

A fully refurbished (January 2012) modern 2 bedroom apartment accommodating up to 6 people in a quiet street in one of London’s most pleasant regions. Just steps from Highbury Barn with its upmarket local shops, restaurants and traditional British pub. Two minutes walk from Highbury fields, one of London’s most elegant parks which leads directly to Highbury and Islington station with fast underground links to central London (Oxford Circus 10 mins, The City 10 mins, St Pancras International Station 3 mins and 15 to Stratford for the London Olympics and 20 minutes to Canary Wharf). Trendy Upper Street Islington and state of the art Emirates Stadium, home to Arsenal FC are both a 10 minute walk away.

The apartment is situated on the 1st (US 2nd) floor in a purpose built development consisting of 3 properties. The development has a private entrance so the apartment is very secure. Leigh Road is a cul-de-sac and there is little disturbance from passing traffic. The apartment has been fully refurbished in 2012 with brand new bathroom, kitchen carpeting and furniture throughout, it has full gas central heating, high speed unlimited internet access and free UK telephone calls.

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Rates & Availability

From £125 Per night

Islington Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Dec 19 2014 - Jan 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
£125
£980
 
 
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Jan 4 2015 - Mar 27 2015
3 night minimum stay
£125
 
 
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Mar 28 2015 - Oct 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
£140
 
 
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Oct 31 2015 - Dec 18 2015
3 night minimum stay
£130
 
 
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Dec 19 2015 - Jan 4 2016
3 night minimum stay
£145
 
 
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3 night minimum stay
£145
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning £50
Notes An extra £50 cleaning charge is added to all bookings.

A 20% non refundable deposit is required to secure the reservation.

All other costs, e.g. heating, internet, UK telephone calls included at no charge.

On street parking available for approx £11 per day with prior arrangement.
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Amenities

Islington Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services

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