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The Tower Of London And Tower Bridge Are Only 4 Minutes Walk Through The Dock

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 893 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

This Is A 3 Bedroom,1 Full Bathroom,1 Cloakroom Apt Right On St Katherines

Our beautiful apartment has just been fully refurbished to a very high standard with excellent quality furniture, fittings & is fully equipped with everything you will need for your stay, bringing it up to a good 4*+ standard,all the towels and linen are rich quality cottons and included in our prices,the apartment has all the necessities available for a great stay including Sky TV and Broadband for you to use,the bedrooms have 1x king size bed 1x double bed and the small room has bunk beds,the apartment does have an outside courtyard and is only seconds away from all the amenities of St Katherines Dock and all that London has to offer for a great vacation.


Owner
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2017

About The Owner

i purchased this property with a view to retiring here in the future as we both are Londoners born & bred, but in the meantime would like to let others have the pleasure of staying here for a much reduced cost when comparing to London hotels and of course some income for myself,both myself & my partner work in London and live just outside & will be on call for any enquiries or problems that might arise during your stay but we have Great system at the property and I send over all informations and area photos a few weeks before your arrival

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2014

Why The Owner chose London

The apartment is in a fantastic position on the edge of the city of London with all its transport links to all the places that you want to see!! in fact it is only 4 minutes walk through the beautiful St Katherines Dock to the Tower of London & Tower Bridge, we supply a wheelchair and theres a lift to the 1st floor as well if required

What makes this apartment unique

You will not find a holiday apartment in london with as much luxury and position at this price anywhere check in is around 2.30pm but this is a little flexible if the flat is prepared earlier and check out is 10.30am

we also have a wheelchair at the property if required and a lift to the 1st floor

Amenities

Tower Hamlets Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 893 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Downstairs cloakroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , This is a double bedroom equipped with bunk beds as photos
Entertainment:
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Furniture
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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The Tower Of London And Tower Bridge Are Only 4 Minutes Walk Through The Dock
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 38 reviews
New Paltz, NY
5

Lovely flat in a great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

This was a comfortable and beautifully decorated apartment, just perfect for our small family. We also loved the neighborhood, and--added bonus--it was extremely quiet, which we appreciated after our long days of sightseeing and enjoying London. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen yes it is a very quiet area and really pleased you loved it all regards Caroline
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5

Excellent location and amenities

  • 5 of 5

Just back from a three night stay at this lovely flat. Beds were very comfortable and in American sizes, there was a queen, a double, and a sturdy twin bunk bed. We didn't cook, but the facilities were more than adequate and there is a grocery store less than a five minute walk. We didn't find the short-cut stairs until our last day, but right where the barriers are to the dock, there is a staircase that goes right up to the flat. No need to walk up the street, up the stairs, and back across to the flat.

The location was great. It was in a quiet area right near St. Katherine's dock that has many restaurants. It was a 10 minute walk to the tube. Our first night we walked across Tower Bridge and wandered down the south bank all the way to the London Eye. It's a great walk.

I would definitely return to this lovely flat with its excellent location.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jennifer that's how we feel about it xx
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5

Clean & Close to Tower Bridge & Transport network

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is clean, well presented and very well equipped. Everything you need is provided. Absolutely loved that there was 2 hairdryers, power boards in the bedrooms for charging portable devices, and even umbrellas in case of rain. Handy to Tesco Express and Waitrose as well as a range of cafes and restaurants. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting London.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Auburn, AL
5

Great place for the family!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our stay at this apartment on St. Katharine's Way. It was wonderful. The 3 bedroom apartment accommodated our family of 6 adults. We had 4 singles with us, so the guys slept in the bunk beds and the girls slept in the double bed. Everyone was very happy with their sleeping accommodations. Needless to say, we did a lot of walking everyday so sleeping at night was not a problem. The king size bed my husband and I slept in was more in line with an American queen size bed, but it was very comfortable. The apartment was very well equipped. Having hair dryers in every room was very helpful and it was one less thing we had to bring. The kitchen was fantastic! It is equipped with everything you need. We shopped at the Waitrose grocery store which is very close to the apartment. The Tower Hill tube station is close by too. For chocolate lovers, we highly recommend Dark Sugars on Brick Lane (a little walk from the Aldegate East station). They have the best Hot Chocolate plus chocolate of all flavors. We also found a great fish & chips takeout - Johnny's Fish Bar - a walk across the Tower Bridge and down on Tanner St. It's a local place. Burough Market is not too far away. Visit it early in your stay. Great food! Overall great trip and our accommodations helped make it happen! Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you really pleased you loved it like we do !!
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Pittsburgh, PA
5

Fantastic Location and Lovely Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

This three bedroom, 1.5 bathroom apartment has an amazing location. It is a 10 minute walk from the Tower Hill Station on the central line which means that you can take the underground directly to Paddington Station (Windsor Castle), Euston Station (Warner Bros Studio), St Pancreas (Eurostar line), and Kings Cross (Platform 9 3/4).

To get to the apartment, walk to the St Katherines' docks (boats not on the Thames!) and head for the Mala Indian restaurant. A flight of stairs will take you up from that corner. No need to walk all the way around the buildings!

The apartment is so clean that we felt like we were the first people to ever stay there. Everything looked brand new and felt luxurious. After walking all the day, the beds felt divinely comfortable. The carpet in the living room is soft under your feet (we always took off our shoes inside, just to keep the place nicer. I don't know if that is standard practice in England or not). The neighbors are either silent or the walls are well insulated, we never heard a sound from them.

There is a stove that can cook a frozen pizza in about 5-10 minutes (be careful you don't burn it, it cooks that fast!). There is a washing machine that spins the clothes so well that they dry overnight on the drying rack. The radiator in the bathroom is also the towel rack (I think!) and that means heated towels after your shower (our weather was lovely and warm, we didn't get to experience this - but I am not complaining about dry sunny weather in London in April!).

There are two grocery stores in easy walking distance. The Tesco Express is between Tower Hill Station and the apartment. Their fresh bread and rolls appeared at 7:15am and were delightful! The Waitrose is a 5 minute walk in the other direction (and that is a five minute walk with three tired children in tow!) and has everything you'd expect to find in a big grocery store: peanut butter, jam, bread, Indian take-out, apples, ice cream, etc. The prices were reasonable.

This is an excellent apartment. Fantastic location. I only have good things to say about this place! We never met the hosts because of timing, delayed planes, and we are early risers. From all their emails, I am sure they are lovely people! This is the nicest place we have ever stayed through HomeAway!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you we do try hard to make sure everyone has a great vacation
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Chicago, IL
5

Wonderful flat in London

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here over Spring Break 2017. The flat is very homey and comfortable and the location is exceptional! The pictures don't do it justice. We enjoyed walking through St. Katherine's Docks every day and there are lots of nearby restaurants and pubs. If you're looking for a place to stay in London, you can't go wrong here. I can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
london city,southend,or stanstead
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
on the marina
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
dover
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
tower hill underground,and fenchurch street main
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
on the marina
Car: not necessary

this apartment is right next to the world famous St Katherines Dock in London,which makes all the great sightseeing,museums,shopping,theatres,etc within minutes of reaching either by walking,underground train or taxi the choice is yours! We also supply a wheelchair if neccessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $386.15

our rates include all cleaning etc what you see is what you pay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund