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LUXURY ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT + SOFA-BED + FREE WIFI IN TRUE CENTRE OF LONDON

London, UK
  • Apartment538 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps3
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Mininum Stay6 - 30 nights

Top quality London apartment, beautifully furnished, for discerning guests

This wonderful London apartment has a light, sunny and airy atmosphere. It is fitted with high quality furnishings so it would suit guests looking for a very central location, a quiet residential area, and expecting luxury accommodation standards. There is excellent and reliable internet and we offer free wifi. It doesn't have aircon, but does have a large free-standing room fan. There is a spacious bedroom with a king-size French-style bed, wonderful mattress and beautiful linen. Along one wall are fitted cupboards and wardrobe, and there is a full-size mirror, chairs, bedside tables and lamps. In the sitting room there are two large comfy sofas - one turns into a double sofabed (please note extra charge) - and there are coffee tables, lamps and a plasma wall TV. To one side of the sitting room is a dining table and chairs - to seat up to four. The kitchen is fully equipped and the shower-room is excellent with a good strong shower. The apartment is on the 4th floor of a small apartment block which has no lift but this gives interesting views over the rooftops of central London, towards Oxford Street and Marble Arch. You will need to climb 4 flights of stairs, so the apartment is not suitable for anyone with mobility difficulties. The apartment belongs to us (we are a well travelled English couple and not a rental company) and we can promise you we spared no expense in fitting and furnishing the interior - to our own tastes. We use the apartment sometimes, so everything is of the highest standard of comfort, and everything you could possibly need is there - from a powerful hairdryer to a high-tech potato peeler! We have tried to think of everything. For example... we put blinds on all the windows as well as pretty curtains so that you won't be woken by the sunshine... we put plenty of hangers in the wardrobe... we put loads of cutlery and utensils in the kitchen drawers... we put pleasing wine glasses in the cupboard rather than the cheapest... we put goosedown pillows on the beds as well as providing a choice of polyester filled for allergy sufferers... We want our guests to have a fantastic time in London and we've done our very best to make sure the accommodation exceeds everyone's expectations.

Owner

Jan Stewart

  • Member Since 2006
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a few hours
  • Speaks: english

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king
      • The master bedroom has a king-size quality bed (in US = queen) for ultimate comfort, with beautiful linen, lovely matching curtains, plus blinds. It is a truly luxurious 5-star bedroom. There is a double sofabed in the living room for the third guest. In the sitting room there is a double sofa-bed which is suitable for a third guest. Please note there is a charge of £20 per night for use of the sofabed, linens etc.The bathroom is in the hall, and sitting room door closes, so this room can be completely private.

      Bathrooms

      • 1 Bathroom
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower
      • A very modern bathroom with a high-quality shower and lots of thick fluffy towels!

      Location Type

        • Downtown

          Theme

            • Family
            • Historic
            • Romantic
            • Tourist Attractions

              Meals

                • Guests provide their own meals

                  General

                    • Linens Provided
                      Luxury quality
                    • Air Conditioning
                      There is no aircon, but we provide a large free-standing room fan in the bedroom. Bear in mind our weather in London is rarely very hot at night.
                    • Heating
                    • Internet
                      We offer free wifi.
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Hair Dryer
                    • Living Room
                    • Towels Provided
                    • Tumble Dryer
                    • Washing Machine
                    • Free Wifi

                      Kitchen

                        • Coffee Maker
                          Cafetieres are provided.
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                        • Dishwasher
                        • Kitchen
                        • Microwave
                        • Oven
                        • Pantry Items
                        • Refrigerator
                        • Stove
                        • Toaster

                          Dining

                            • Dining
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 4 people

                              Entertainment

                                • Books
                                • DVD Player
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                • Television

                                  Outside

                                    • Bicycles
                                      London has a public bike rental scheme which is open to visitors and you can pick up a hired bike very close to the flat.

                                      Suitability

                                        • wheelchair inaccessible

                                          Attractions

                                            • churches
                                            • cinemas
                                            • live theater
                                            • museums
                                            • restaurants
                                            • zoo

                                              Leisure Activities

                                                • sight seeing

                                                  Local Services & Businesses

                                                    • ATM/bank
                                                    • Babysitter
                                                    • groceries
                                                    • hospital
                                                    • laundromat

                                                      Notes

                                                        • If there are three guests HomeAway will calculate and show the extra cost of the sofabed (£20 per night). However, if there are just two guests and one wishes to use the sofabed please let us know so that we can add this cost to your invoice.

                                                          House Rules

                                                          Check-in: Flexible

                                                          Check-out: Flexible

                                                          Cancellation Policy

                                                          100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                          6 Reviews

                                                          Exceptional5/5

                                                          Latest reviews

                                                          Fabulous Marleybone Flat!

                                                          This lovely and charming flat in the heart of Marleybone is quite simply ideal for visiting the city. It is comfortable and cozy with many amenities, including a well equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, TV with many channels to choose from, Bluetooth speaker for listening to music, not to mention the lovely view over the surrounding roof tops. It could not be more conveniently located, being only a five minute walk to Marleybone station with both rail and Tube connections. A slightly longer walk brings you to Baker Street Tube and Marleybone Road. Along the way, you will find many shops and some very nice pubs. There are many places to shop for groceries within an easy walk as well. Regents Park is minutes away, as is the lovely area surrounding Marleybone High Street with its many chic boutiques and eateries. Oxford Street is easily accessible by Tube, bus, or a 20 minute walk. There are so many special things to say about this flat, but the most special thing about it are its owners, Jan and Mike Stewart. From the moment they greeted us on arrival, making us feel so welcome and right at home, we knew our stay on Ivor Place would be wonderful, and that we had found new friends in London.
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Oct 24, 2017
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Oct 2017
                                                          Owner's Response:We are really glad the flat worked so well for you both. Thankyou for this lovely review!

                                                          wonderful apartment was beautiful great location jan was wonderful

                                                          apartment was fantastic-perfect for 2 people. Great location. Quiet neighborhood. 5 minute walk to Regent park ang Marylobonne station. Jan is a wonderful very knowledgeable nice caring person. We loved London- will return for another visit. Thanks again Jan your new New England friends Ann & Sue j
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Mar 19, 2017
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Mar 2017
                                                          Owner's Response:Thankyou so much for your kind words. I'm really glad you had such a good stay and loved the apartment as much as we do. Yes, even though we'd never met we did feel like good friends!

                                                          Great weekend in London

                                                          Great apartment walking distance from many of London's top attractions. The flat was clean, comfortable and I would highly recommend.
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Oct 21, 2012
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Oct 2012
                                                          Owner's Response:Many thanks for verifying that the flat is very central, and that it's just a walk to most of the big attractions. I'm so glad you had a good time, and really grateful for your recommendation. Hope you come back soon!

                                                          Long weekend in London

                                                          We arrived early on Friday and were greeted by a very friendly woman who showed us up to the flat. It was exactly as we expected - small but spacious, stylish and comfortable = perfect! It is walking distance from Marylebone and Baker Street tube stations which is ideal for visiting the rest of the city but we spent most of our time walking in regents park which is just a short walk (5mins) away! There are some lovely little pubs and restaurants nearby too. All in all a great weekend, would highly recommend.
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Oct 20, 2012
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Oct 2012
                                                          Owner's Response:I'm so glad you loved Marylebone - we think it's a really special place too. And thankyou for pointing out how close the apartment is to Regent's Park. We don't really mention that much in our details as we imagine everyone visiting wants to see the tourist sites which are so easy to reach from the flat. But I agree that Regent's Park is very beautiful, perfect for romantic strolling, or for amusing the children, and it's right on our doorstep. I look forward to welcoming you back to the apartment again.

                                                          9 "top" days

                                                          As a family of 4 people (with two kids) we really enjoyed the apartment. Clean, tidy, cosy, pretty spacious (real 50 m²), it's got two separate rooms, 2 big beds, kitchenette and bathroom in perfect order and with all the facilities of modern comfort. In the sitting room you also get one more big sofa and an enlargeable table, large enough to have a comfortable breakfast. It's located in a very quiet area, at the 4th floor (no lift, though) with a very nice wiev across the rooftops, just 2 minutes walking from Marylebone Underground/Railway Station and a few more from Baker Street Tube Station, at easy reach to many grocery shops, pubs, restaurants, etc. Definitely an excellent choice.
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Sep 06, 2012
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Aug 2012
                                                          Owner's Response:I'm so happy to read your comments. You were one of the first families to use the apartment, and it worked so well for you. Thankyou for taking the time to write such a lovely review.

                                                          4 days in London (French tourist)

                                                          Great place to stay in. A very quiet area (I was surprised to hear so little noise in the morning). Close to the train station (Marylebone). Close to 2 tube stations (Baker St and Marylebone). You can also have a 20mn walk to Oxford Street. The flat is very confortable with everything you need. The bed is very comfy. It's big enough for 4. You can also easily find a place to eat or have a drink in the area. Nice stay in this flat. 20min à pieds d'Oxford Street, mais sinon proche de deux stations de métro et de la gare Marylebone. A qq pas de là, rue animée avec pubs, supérettes, restaurants, (on a pu manger à 23h30 un soir alors qu'il n'y avait plus rien d'ouvert après un spectacle dans le centre). L'appartement a tout: frigo, micro-onde, plaques, bouilloire, couverts, télé, canapé +canapé-lit. Les photos reflètent l'appartement. Lit confortable et couette chaude! Très bon séjour. A renouveler!
                                                          Submitted:
                                                          Aug 15, 2012
                                                          Stayed:
                                                          Jul 2012
                                                          Owner's Response:We don't encourage four people to sleep in the bed (!) but yes it is king size. I'm glad you agree that Marylebone is such a surprising area - so close to transport links and the centre, and yet so quiet and residential. Glad you had a great time.

                                                          Location

                                                          London, UK

                                                          Our luxury apartment is in Marylebone, which is an upmarket residential area right in the very heart of central London. All the main tourist sites - Marble Arch, Buckingham Palace, Changing of the Guard, Hyde Park etc are within walking distance. The main shopping locations of Oxford Street and Regent Street are just down the road and are easily walkable. Similarly, if you want to see Mayfair, Park Lane or Soho you can easily walk. Madame Tussauds (London's famous waxworks), the Sherlock Holmes Museum, London Zoo and Regent's Park (rowing boats) are just around the corner from the apartment (great for children). If you prefer not to walk, you have Baker Street tube station (a main 'hub' station on London's underground rail) just four minutes' walk away and Marylebone tube station even closer, just three minutes' walk away. Marylebone is a small but distinct part of London with its own very special historic atmosphere. It is known as a 'village' because of its concentration of beautiful Georgian houses. It's a place you'll love if you've never been before - and it's certainly a place where you'll feel safe.

                                                          $219avg/night
                                                          6 Reviews

                                                          Exceptional 5/5

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