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Owner / Property Manager

Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian

2 bedroom home in Islington, curated and serviced by onefinestay

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

Hoxton House Rental Photos and Description

* The rates and availability of this home may vary from the price quote and calendar displayed on this listing – please submit an enquiry so our advisors can find the best home for you. We have a portfolio of over 2,000 properties, each one hand-picked for space, character and comfort.

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We’ve visited thousands of homes and chosen the finest to join onefinestay. Each home is prepared with care by our local team. Then we welcome you in person – and we’re available 24/7. It’s handmade hospitality.

• Wifi as standard

• iPhone for data & local calls

• A welcome to the home

• Toiletries, towels & linens

• Local recommendations

• Top-notch cleaning

• 24/7 phone support

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The science of creativity

Stimuli are plentiful on the buzzing streets of bohemian Islington. Politicians rub shoulders with artists and writers. Creative life shines brightly in the many trendy boutiques, bookshops, cafes, and bars that rock until the small hours.

However, inspiration doesn’t happen in a single flash of brilliance, instead, a chain of many tiny sparks lead to creative flow. And to document those moments of insight, Arlington Avenue provides just the right kind of setting for unleashing your inner muse. Tucked away on a quietly exclusive Georgian street, this comfortable two bedroom, one bathroom home, with its high ceilings, and glass covered balcony provides a serene retreat from ennui, and the clamour of the city.

Beautiful minds

Your cultured hosts are a senior manager, and a graphic designer and writer, and their love of learning is reflected in the layers of book-lined shelves housing an array of eclectic tomes, from art to history. Their fascination with London is displayed on the walls in the form of distinctive, original art work, and although they like nothing more than escaping to their Essex home, both delight in the night time view from the bedroom window, of the Gherkin, and the Natwest Tower, and all the city lit up.

The right hemisphere

The trick is to engage the right side of the brain. Daydreaming unlocks the creative mind, but you must enchant the senses. Not a problem in the light drenched, glass covered balcony, where on a warm day, you can push the glass right back and expose the sky whilst delighting in something cool and refreshing.

In the restful sitting room, all the deep, comforting, rich colours of Freud’s couch encourage the streaming of consciousness, and high ceilings and ornate cornicing add form and grandeur to your mental perambulations. Two simple yet tasteful bedrooms and a modern bathroom, replete with the prerequisite onefinestay luxuries of White Company products and heaps of fluffy towels will revitalize every creative hemisphere.

Courting the muse

The muse rises early, and so will you with the lure of Upper Street only a ten minute stroll away. Take the leisurely route, through some of the serenely elegant period garden squares, which are literally on your doorstep, and at their best in the early light. On arrival, you’ll find a plethora of hip cafes, where a warm croissant and a cappuccino are the ideal companions to your creative endeavours. Or jump on the Victoria Line from nearby Highbury and Islington station and you’ll be in the creative hubbub of town in a speedy 12 minutes flat.

Home Truths

• The only hanging space available in the home is in the fitted wardrobe at the end of the single bed in the second bedroom, which is a little awkwardly accessed.

• General storage in both bedrooms is quite limited.

• There are 2 flights of narrow stairs within the home which may be harder to negotiate for the less nimble.

• Though babies are welcome, the hosts request that young children and toddlers do not come to the house.

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Owner / Property Manager (Property Manager)
Call Manager
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian

About Owner / Property Manager

onefinestay gives you the chance to stay in someone's place while they're out of town. You get to live their life for a few days and nights.

Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room. And there's service to match.

Nobody wants to be a tourist, so our homes come with recommendations from the people who live in them. For everything else, we're here 24/7.

What makes this house unique

Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room, with online payment and confirmation. You get the same attention to detail and personal service too.

Every home is properly cleaned before and after you stay, beds made (we can even do hospital corners) and bathrooms kitted out with luxury toiletries. There’s a maid service if you want it, as well as other hotel-style amenities.

Once we’ve helped you settle in, we’re just a call away, 24/7. If it’s something we can’t solve over the phone, we’ll pop over to lend a hand.

And because nobody wants to be a tourist, our homes come with personal and unique recommendations from the people who live in them – places to eat, things to do and adventures to go on.

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The muse rises early, and so will you with the lure of Upper Street only a ten minute stroll away. Take the leisurely route, through some of the serenely elegant period garden squares, which are literally on your doorstep, and at their best in the early light. On arrival, you’ll find a plethora of hip cafes, where a warm croissant and a cappuccino are the ideal companions to your creative endeavours. Or jump on the Victoria Line from nearby Highbury and Islington station and you’ll be in the creative hubbub of town in a speedy 12 minutes flat.

Local activities:

• Antiquing

• Bars

• Clubbing

• Concert hall

• Galleries

• Museums

• Opera

• Running

• Shopping

• Theatre

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Rates & Availability

Hoxton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Early Autumn
Sep 1 2016 - Oct 14 2016
4 night minimum stay
$305
 
 
Late Autumn
Oct 15 2016 - Nov 19 2016
4 night minimum stay
$267
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 2016 - Nov 28 2016
4 night minimum stay
$292
 
 
Early December
Nov 29 2016 - Dec 14 2016
4 night minimum stay
$254
 
 
Christmas
Dec 15 2016 - Jan 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$355
 
 
Winter
Jan 5 2017 - Jan 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$254
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$279
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cancellation Policy
1. If you book more than 7 days before your stay starts, you can cancel within 24 hours of making it, and we will refund 100% of any charge
2. If you cancel at least 2 weeks before you are due to arrive, we charge you 50% of the stay cost
3. Once you’re within two weeks of the start of your stay, we can’t refund your booking

Please note that all prices on this site are indicative and guests should contact one fine stay directly to get up-to-date rates and availability.
Our normal check-in time is 16:00 with check-out being any time before 11:00.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Hoxton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Village
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom: Bath with integrated shower, basin, shelving, toiletries, toilet and towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • Master bedroom consists of: Double bed, chest of drawers (2), chair (2) and artwork. Single bedroom consists of: Single bed, bedside table, bedside lamp, chest of drawers, shelving and wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Notes:
A welcome pack will be provided on arrival and an iPhone will be available for you during the duration of your stay. Home Truths: The only hanging space available in the home is in the fitted wardrobe at the end of the single bed in the second bedroom, which is a little awkwardly accessed. General storage in both bedrooms is quite limited. There are 2 flights of narrow stairs within the home which may be harder to negotiate for the less nimble. Though babies are welcome, the hosts request that young children and toddlers do not come to the house. As of September 2012 construction works will be taking place on the building opposite this home.

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