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Modern three bedroom, two bathroom duplex in the heart of Kensington

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,141 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom duplex apartment with city views

This two story or duplex fully serviced three bedroom, two bathroom apartment is located within a stylish private apartment complex. Point West offers residents and guests fantastic access to a range of shops, restaurants and bars in the heart of Kensington a short walk from both Kensington high street and Kensington Gardens.

The apartment features three bedrooms, two bathrooms (one an en-suite) as well as a large living room, kitchen and balcony with views over West London. Point West is a private apartment complex with 24 hour reception. To help you unwind and relax Pure Sports Medicine, located in the complex, offer health, well-being and performance packages such as massage.

The duplex is arranged over the 8th and 9th floors and offers fantastic views of West London. Taking the buildings lift, the apartment is accessed from the 9th floor entering on the upper level of the apartment to a spacious landing.

Upstairs, your tour begins with the master bedroom (sleeping two guests) which features an en-suite bathroom. This is the largest of the three bedrooms with a king size bed, a large set of fitted wardrobes and cupboards and your own TV for late nights or relaxing mornings. The en-suite bathroom is fully tiled and offer a shower over bath, sink and WC. The en-suite also comes with bathroom essentials such as shower gel and hand-wash.

Moving downstairs we come to the remaining bedrooms and the main living space. Turning left at the bottom of the stairs we come to the main, family bathroom. Again this is fully tiled and furnished to a high standard and has a bath over shower, sink and WC along with your bathroom essentials.

Next to this we come to the second double bedroom (sleeping two guests) with a low, modern king size bed. Again this room is decorated in a modern style and features fitted wardrobes and your own TV. Adjacent to this is the final of the three bedrooms. This is a twin room with two single beds (sleeping two guests). All three bedrooms are decorated to the highest standard with fabulously comfy beds, bedding and towels for your stay.

Entering the main living space we first come to the separate kitchen. The galley kitchen has everything you need to prepare fantastic meals for your party. Check out the facilities information below for a full list of what you can find. The kitchen features a NEFF induction hob, child safe and cool to the touch as well as oven and microwave. You will also find a filter coffee maker and large 4-slice toaster. Other appliances include a large fridge/ freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

Next we come to the large and spacious, modern living and dining room. This is tastefully furnished with two sofas (one of which is a sofa bed sleeping 2 guests), cable TV, WiFi hub and the dining suite. The relaxed space is perfect for family nights in, elegant evening dinners and lazy Sunday afternoons. Within the built in entertainment centre unit you will find two sets of over ear headphones. The living room is lit via the large patio-windows which open up on the the apartment’s balcony.

The balcony is just off the living room and from here you get fantastic views out over the West London skyline and cityscape. The balcony comes complete with table and chairs for alfresco dining in the summer.

This family or group friendly holiday rental is located minutes from Gloucester Road underground station (five minutes walk) and a 17 minute walk from either Kensington Gardens, Palace and Kensington high street. South Kensington, home to London’s best selection of museums, including the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and the Victoria & Albert (V&A) museum are all around a 10 minute walk from the apartment.

Gloucester Road Station is on the Piccadilly, Circle and District lines with easily accessible travel across the capital. Heathrow airport is accessible in around 40 minutes via tube with the London Eurostar terminus at St Pancras station approximately 15 minutes away.

More Details

Property Manager
Heritage Apartment Rentals
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Heritage Apartment Rentals

Heritage Apartment Rentals is a London based short term rental agency offering accommodation in London’s most exclusive neighbourhoods.

Whether you are here for a short stay or several months, enjoy the benefits that vacation rentals have to offer, relax in your own space, soak up and explore the local areas and really live like a local!

With our portfolio growing we are certain that with our unique and bespoke approach we can find you the best solution for your stay.

Heritage Apartment Rentals purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Heritage Apartment Rentals chose Kensington & Chelsea

Kensington location, easy access to most of the attractions by foot, wonderful views of the city.

What makes this apartment unique

Outside space, 24 hour concierge, walking distance to attractions, very close to Gloucester Road tube.

Amenities

Kensington Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 9
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1141 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Additionally, a sofa bed in the living room sleeps two people.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
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Modern three bedroom, two bathroom duplex in the heart of Kensington
average rating of 4.3125 based on 16 reviews
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5

Great family stay apartment

  • 5 of 5

We found the apartment to be excellent and very central to supermarkets and tube station. The apartment was very well supplied with the basic supplies. Restaurants and pubs nearby were very good and reasonably priced. Thank you to Karen for all of her organising for us to be picked up and returned to Heathrow as well. Mark the taxi driver could not have been more helpful and punctual. A great holiday was had by all the family and would highly recommend the apartment

Regards

Lee Ryan

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Location! Apartment was large and well equipped.

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is in a wonderful neighborhood with restaurants, shopping, underground stop, etc. right there. The Victoria and Albert Museum, Kensington Palace, and Natural History Museum as well as Harrods are a short walk and the Gloucester stop allows access to literally everywhere we wanted to go. The apartment is large, clean and well equipped and the building is well- cared for and very nice. We had a slight issue with the bedding upon arrival, but Karen responded quickly, took care of all and even sent us chocolates! As others have noted, it is a duplex and the living area is downstairs with the two smaller bedrooms so the stairs could be a challenge. I would also mention the tub/showers have high sides so might be a challenge for some also. The bedrooms could be warm at night so we definitely had to keep windows open. We would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location & balcony

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable stay for 5 adults. Great location, 5 mins from Gloucester Road Tube station. Lovely balcony and nice amenities including washing machine & dishwasher. Property manager very responsive.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

My family and I had a great time in London and enjoyed our stay.

  • 5 of 5

The property was great, conveniently located by the Tube and grocery stores. We had plenty of room (family of 4). Karen was very responsive and quick to answer questions. Beds were comfortable, appliances worked well and we had no issues at all. The building itself is well maintained, there are plenty of restaurants and pubs within walking distance. This was our first time in London so we were really in the dark around where we should stay. This location couldn't have worked out any better. We loved it and would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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good location but neither charming nor high end

  • 3 of 5

The bi-level situation is undesirable with entry and master bedroom on the top floor and living area, kitchen, and additional bedrooms on the lower level following an extremely steep flight of stairs. It is a week after we left and the rental has still not returned the security deposit (500 pounds) they charged to my credit card a month ago. Communication with rental was terse and essentially unresponsive. The location is good. The building staff are friendly and helpful, but the structure itself is the antithesis of a charming London flat. The apartment was clean but it is worn. The appliances were in working order but they are old and tired. The apartment is very quiet and great for a good night's sleep.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Weare sorry this lady and her family did not enjoy the apartment as much as others. Her deposit has been returned and I presume as it's automatic system return was held up due to Easter bank holidays. It has been refunded in a timely manner. Homeaway returns the deposit as they hold it automatically. We describe the apartment exactly as it is. Great space superb location clean and very welcoming. We checked our communication as we do with all our guests we responded by return and work hard to ensure they have a super vacation with us. We also appreciate that we cannot possibly please everybody but rest assured we always try ! We hope that these guests will return to London with us again.
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Great location and very responsive team.

  • 4 of 5

Property worked very well for family traveling between Christmas and the New Year. Location is close to Underground and museums - very convenient! Property management team is very responsive and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Gloucester Road
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
Gloucester Road Station
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Gloucester Road
Car: not necessary

Head over to Kensington, London’s museum quarter and the home of world class museums, bars, pubs and restaurants. South Kensington is home to a rich cultural heritage with London’s best cluster of free museums as well as iconic venues such as the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Palace and Gardens and

A brief 10 minute walk from the apartment is the iconic and world famous Natural History Museum. The museum is a world renowned centre for research. Here you can come face-to-face with a giant T-Rex as well as the famous dinosaurs gallery. Experience the epic power of volcanoes and earthquakes at the Power Within Zone. In the summer months the outside area hosts the Sensational butterflies experience where you can come face-to-face with real life butterflies. In winter the museum hosts a winter wonderland ice-rink.

Next door is the family-friendly Science Museum. The museum caters for people of all ages and will keep parents and children alike enthralled. The interactive Garden area is designed specifically for the under fives whilst teenagers will love the Launchpad gallery and the whole family will (educational) movies love the breathtaking 3D Imax Cinema.

Lastly across the road is the Victoria and Albert Museum, named after Queen Victoria and her husband Prince Albert. Here you can see fantastic exhibitions featuring elements from art and design over the past 3000 years. Highlights include ceramics, furniture, fashion, jewellery, sculpture, photography, paintings and other textiles.

Walk up to High Street Kensington for fabulous shopping. You can find highstreet highlights such as Urban Outfitters and Oliver Bonas. Don’t miss Whole Foods Market, a large organic food store and market housed in a former department store. Upstairs you will find a great selection of world cuisines dishes in the Whole Foods Market food court.

High above the hustle and bustle of Kensington High Street is a hidden oasis, Kensington Roof Gardens. The rooftop area is home to award-winning British restaurant, Babylon, as well as a private members' club, a series of themed gardens and four resident flamingos!

There’s plenty of green space in Kensington. At the end of Kensington High Street you come to Kensington Palace and Gardens. Former residents include Queen Victoria and Diana, Princess of Wales. Today Kensington Palace is the London residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as well as a museum open to the public. You can visit the state apartments, exhibitions and wander the beautiful landscaped gardens before having afternoon tea in the Orangery.

Kensington Gardens adjoin another Royal Park and one of London’s most recognisable landmarks, Hyde Park. The two parks cover a large area and are home to numerous cafe’s, the Serpentine Gallery and The Serpentine and Long Water lake. Hire a pedal boat, take a dip in the summer or just relax enjoying a green oasis in the heart of the capital.

The apartment is a 5 minute walk from Gloucester Road tube station with direct access to both King’s Cross St Pancras and Heathrow Airport. Services from King’s Cross also run across the UK

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Rates & Availability

Kensington Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 10 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$4,166
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$3,009
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $253.44
Refundable damage deposit $649.86

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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