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Lovely London Home For a Group/Family ~ Back Again for Summer 2015!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
5 nights

Description

Harrow House Rental Photos and Description

This is a peaceful home to come back to after a day of sight-seeing..

I remember my family holidays growing up in London. There was nothing more exciting than arriving at a big house and making it home for a week or two, and going to see all the local attractions. We believe that every person visiting London should have this experience (without it costing a fortune). So, I'm putting my lovely home in North London back up for rent for the summer months.

I would love for a family/group of people to come and enjoy my wonderfully spacious home while exploring London. There is nothing better than having a home to come back to after a long day of sight-seeing or an evening out. So much better than a hotel with all the benefits!

The house comfortably sleeps 8 People in lovely beds (up to 10 can be accommodated - just message me before booking). It is a lovely detached property in what is known as the Mount Stewart catchment area near the famous Harrow School. It is safe, green, and convenient.

The house is arranged over two floors, with a spacious living room and kitchen/dining space downstairs, a garden, and separate WC. On the first floor are 2 Master Bedrooms, 1 Family Room (with a double and single bed), a small Single Bedroom and two good sized bathrooms. (If you would like an extra bedroom, there is a dining room downstairs which can be easily converted.)

The facilities include gas central heating, wireless internet, digital TV, dishwasher and washing machine for laundry.

From the tube station, it takes less than 20 minutes to get in to Central London and from there you can easily visit all the main attractions. A walk to the tube will take 15 minutes and 2 minutes in a taxi (cost £5).

**The photos are all 100% genuine. The only changes I have made are in the bedrooms where the layout and furniture have been improved.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Milan
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2016

About Milan

I grew up in the local area so I know it really well and have lived in London my whole life. I love the city and I can't imagine living anywhere else!

Milan purchased this house in 2007

Why Milan chose England

With London ever increasing in popularity, it's becoming very rare to be able to find a nice area in London where you can live in a spacious house for a reasonable price. For me, this house ticked all the boxes and hopefully it will for anyone who chooses to stay!

What makes this house unique

This house is special because it is accommodating, self-contained, bright and convenient.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It is a fantastic house situated in a very peaceful neigbourhood. The house is clean and well maintained with furniture and kitchen ware new and very confortable. The kitchen, lovong room and dining are huge to allow the nine guests to be confortable. The bedrooms are also big and confortable and there is plenty of space to make your stay a dream.



There is a park across the street and the supermarket and the tube station is about 7 minutes walk from the house so it is very convenient.



The owner is very nice and helpful and helps you in every single question you have.



I would definitely recommend you the house for a short or long stay in London!
Jul 2013
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Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Lovely London Home For a Group/Family ~ Back Again for Summer 2015!
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

This is my very own 5 star home!

  • 5 of 5

The house is gorgeous, clean and well-maintained, the landlord is amazing, I really love the kitchen, the garden in thee backyard and the lounge. Love the location and the fact that i only have to walk a few minutes to the bus stop and tube station. I would recommend this house to anyone!

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much!! :)
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5

Amazing house with an amazing landlord!!

  • 5 of 5

This is an absolutely well decorated house with spacious living room, dining room. huge kitchen, and 4 bedrooms upstairs. Everything is in good condition, and the landlord tries his best to maintain the atmosphere of a lovely home to all. Enjoyed every minute of my stay in the house.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to review the house and for your kind words. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay!
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5

Not a house but a home

  • 5 of 5

Neat, spacious and bright - three words that best describe the property. I have been living here for the last 6 months and i dont want to leave the house even after my contract ends. The house is significantly classy with a lawn that would come handy in the summer. The rooms are big and you can move around easily without bumping into the furnitures or other house-mates. I would have given this house an even better review but the landlord paid me to say just these :P

Jokes apart, worth every single quid and you will fall in love with the walls.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! It's a pleasure to have you stay :))
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5

perfect perfect perfect in every way!

  • 5 of 5

i never normally bother with writing reviews but this time i just had to.

this house is incredible - it is beautifully decorated and maintained while keeping that homely feel that so many places lack. one of the best things is the bargain price and also having a place in the suburbs with easy access into the city. it's great to have such a large place to come back to.

from beginning to end everything was handled exceptionally by milan. everything was very clearly and honestly described and the booking and payment process was a breeze. he can be relied upon for anything - we had some difficulties with our bank and he managed to sort everything out for us with a smile. he also knows London really well and is passionate about it, and you can see he really enjoys hosting and helping people.

the house is very comfortable and has lots of small and thoughtful touches that turn it from just a house into an ideal family home (including superfast wifi!). the kids loved the garden and the park over the road, which was ideal.

the kitchen is very well equipped and clean, the bathrooms and bedrooms are spotless; we are very fussy but there really is nothing to fault about this home. we will definitely stay here again and would recommend it to any family or other group.

you can see a lot of thought has gone into this place - even down to the wonderful choice of books and dvd's. if the location is right for you don't bother looking elsewhere, you won't find a better place!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review! It was a pleasure to have you stay and I hope to see you again soon! All my best, Milan :)
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5

Bright, spacious house with special touches!

  • 5 of 5

I couldn't have asked for more from my stay here, and in fact there were many little touches I would not have expected but which made the house feel very special, homely and well thought out, including flowers, cosy blankets and some tasty goodies in the kitchen!

The house was spacious, clean and well-equipped, and the owner was especially welcoming and thoughtful. From the warm and bright living room, to the large and well-stocked kitchen, to the spacious and comfortable bedrooms, this is a really lovely, welcoming property and I strongly recommend it.

The location is also great - a short tube journey away from central London yet out of the hustle and bustle of the city.

Amazing value for a special stay. I hope I can go back again soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments! It was a pleasure to have you stay and I am so pleased you enjoyed the house! All my best, Milan
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Heathrow
Nearest Train
0.9 Miles
Preston Road
Car: not necessary

VERY CONVENIENT FOR ALL MAJOR LONDON ATTRACTIONS!

Wembley Stadium - 10 min (taxi £6 for up to 4 people)

West End - 20 mins (Bond Street by tube)

Waterloo / Westminster - 30 mins (by tube)

Barbican - 30 min (by tube)

Kings Cross - 20 min (by tube)

Regents Park - 20 min (by tube)

Buckingham Palace - 30 min(by tube)

Hyde Park - 30 min (by tube)

Chessington World of Adventures (1.5 hours by car)

Thorpe Park (2.5 hours by car)

Distance to public transport----

Preston Road Station (Metropolitan Line) - 18 min. walk

Kenton Station (Bakerloo Line) - 15 min. walk

*If walking to the station is not ideal for you, a taxi is only £5 and 2 mins travel (The host will happily contribute)

Various buses run locally.

Local area is very safe with lots of families and professional people. A lovely park right across the road for a quiet stroll and some ice cream! There are also some great restaurants, pubs, and takeaways around. The Harrow shopping and cinema complex is 20 mins away by bus

My favourite places to hang out are:

Sarah's Cafe (Northwick Park)

Kenwood House (Hampstead)

Highgate Village (Highgate)

South Bank (Waterloo)

and various other hidden treasures which I will happily share.

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Rates & Availability

Harrow House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$355
$2,347
$8,246
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $761

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Harrow House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Family Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Shower Room - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 double
    Double bedroom - 1 double
    Family Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Single bedroom - 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis

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