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Clive

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

City Of London Penthouse Apartment

4 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights

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Overview

England Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5

Between london's financial centre and it's arts and media centre, Spitalfields is one of the most interesting areas in London. You get a sense of being in the capital city when you stand on either of the two balconies and look up at the sky scrapers that surround you. When you walk out of the front door to the street you are immediately surrounded by buildings of British Victorian architecture. This contrasting mix is a consistent theme in London through it's music, arts, language, food, architecture and people.

Walk to many of London’s key attractions. Hoxton, Brick Lane, and Shoreditch are literally on the door-step, where you’ll find art galleries, museums, boutique shops, bars, restaurants, cafes and markets. The Tate Modern, London Dungeon, The Museum of London and the Design museum are within walking distance. Both the heart of London’s financial district and the art and media centers are within minutes of the apartment.

The lift brings you to the top floor of a contemporary building, where the 60m2 suite sits with its two balconies, running the entire length of the apartment. One faces north with breathtaking views of the city the other faces south towards Aldgate and the River Thames. Frying Pan Alley is a walkway, which means the apartment although being positioned in the heart of bustling London, enjoys almost complete silence guaranteeing the perfect nights sleep.

The apartment is designed to modern standards with a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, 32-inch LCD TV, DVD player, High speed WIFI internet connection and free-view cable television. There is also an iPod/iPhone/MP3 docking station so that you can enjoy your music. A collection of books and DVDs for both children and adults is also in the apartment for you to use whilst your here.

Please be aware that this apartment is in a building where people live regularly and therefore we ask you to respect quiet hours between 11pm and 8am, this doesn't mean that you need to be silent, just that this apartment is not suitable for parties or loud music between these times.

It takes 17 minutes via Liverpool Street’s Central line to get to Oxford Circus and the many theaters of London’s West End. The Central Line runs through the heart of London and stops five minutes walk from the apartment. Spitalfields market which is open everyday is also within 200 meters of the apartment.

There’s a luxury king size double bed in the bedroom and an extremely comfortable (and easy to use) king size folding sofa bed in the living room. Both beds are fitted with 4 luxury pillows of different sizes and softness as well as luxury bedclothes to ensure that no matter what you prefer your bed to be like, you’ll enjoy a good comfortable nights sleep here!

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Clive (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

About Clive

I'm a trained carpenter and run my own business. I've travelled a lot myself, mainly in Europe, Asia and the Americas. I've also lived and worked in Rio De Janeiro, Barcelona and Paris where I learnt to speak Spanish, Portuguese and French. I still like to travel and greatly enjoy meeting people from all over the world who come to stay in one of my apartments.

I aim to make your stay as comfortable and as enjoyable as possible. If you have any special requirements then please just ask!

I am from London and can give advice on any part of city life and what there is to see here in this fantastic capital city.

Reviews

4.8
based on 4 traveler reviews

City Of London Penthouse Apartment
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Thanks!

  • 5 of 5

Sorry about the delay in commenting. We spent Christmas here. The apartment is as in the photos. Everything was clean and very well equipped. The property is centrally located and close to the Liverpool Street station. The stay was great. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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Good location for visiting London

  • 4 of 5

The location of the apartment is perfect, close to Liverpool Street Station, a lot of pubs and restaurants nearby, a supermarket just around the corner. The flat is well equipped, there’s enough room for 4 persons and despite the central location it is quiet. However, contrary to the description on the website, the folding sofa bed in the living room is not comfortable at all –one night in the bed already caused back pain.

Unfortunately, the lift was out of order when we stayed there. This was a little bit inconvenient on arrival and departure (the flat is on the 5th floor).

Nevertheless, the flat is a good place to stay and we would come back again – next time probably with two people and no one sleeping on the sofa bed ;-).

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
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5

Great location and host!

  • 5 of 5

Great location and host! The building was impressive and very well looked after, as was the apartment. Clean and fresh, all new. Clive was very friendly and professional. I enjoyed myself in London and enjoyed having this home away from home. Will come back surely. Thanks Clive and his team.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Paul! You were a great guest and I look forward to hosting you on your return to London :)
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Delightful

  • 5 of 5

It is hard to truly explain how wonderful this experience was. The flat is gorgeous and quite large. The location is as perfect as I thought it would be. Clive and his team are very professional and yet very human. It was a pleasure to meet them, and to get to know Clive better. We were there 19 days (not long enough), and it truly felt like home. I am looking forward to next year. Thank you again. Kindest regards, Cindy and Bob.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Cindy. It was a pleasure to host you and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay! Please let me know when you and Bob return to London and I would be more than happy to host you again :-)
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
London City Airport
Nearest Train
350 Metres
Liverpool Street Station 5 min walk
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

City of London Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
June / July
Jun 1 2016 - Jul 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$261
$1,647
$6,482
 
 
August
Aug 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,229
$4,836
 
 
Sept / Oct / Nov
Sep 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
$222
$1,396
$5,495
 
 
December / January
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 23 2016
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2016 - Dec 27 2016
4 night minimum stay
$235
$1,479
$4,836
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 28 2016 - Jan 2 2017
6 night minimum stay
$394
$2,483
$9,771
 
 
December / January
Jan 3 2017 - Jan 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
Feb / Mar / Apr
Feb 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,229
$4,836
 
 
May
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$222
$1,396
$5,495
 
 
June / July
Jun 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$261
$1,647
$6,482
 
 
August
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,229
$4,836
 
 
Sept / Oct / Nov
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,216
$1,396
$5,495
 
 
December / January
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2017 - Dec 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$235
$1,479
$4,836
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 2 2018
6 night minimum stay
$394
$2,483
$9,771
 
 
December / January
Jan 3 2018 - Jan 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
Feb / Mar / Apr
Feb 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,229
$4,836
 
 
May
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$222
$1,396
$5,495
 
 
June / July
Jun 1 2018 - Jul 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$261
$1,647
$6,482
 
 
August
Aug 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,229
$4,836
 
 
Sept / Oct / Nov
Sep 1 2018 - Nov 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$222
$1,396
$5,495
 
 
December / Janaury
Dec 1 2018 - Dec 23 2018
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2018 - Dec 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
$235
$1,479
$4,836
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 28 2018 - Jan 2 2019
6 night minimum stay
$394
$2,483
$9,771
 
 
December / January
Jan 3 2019 - Jan 31 2019
4 night minimum stay
$182
$1,145
$4,507
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$261
$1,647
$6,482
 

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Amenities

England Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Living room / Kings size sofa bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • sight seeing

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