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Luxury Apartment - Heart of London

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
0
Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

Conveniently located 2-bedroom, 2 bath (full) flat - spacious and comfortable.

Ideally and centrally located for transportation, tranquility, sightseeing and all conveniences. Two double (queen-size) bedrooms, one with ensuite full bath. 2nd full bath (shower/tub) in hallway. Large living/dining area, including double sofa-bed. Fully-equipped kitchen with utensils, crockery, cutlery, etc. All linens (sheets, towels, etc) furnished. Restaurants and shopping nearby. Victoria Station (underground, train, bus) within very short walk. First floor flat with lift. Shared rooftop terrace.


Property Manager
James Richards
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2017

About James Richards

We are a recently-retired French-American couple who enjoyed meeting and living in London (in this flat), and now use our California home (HomeAway listing 6247878) as a travel base.

James Richards purchased this apartment in 2005

Why James Richards chose Westminster & West End

We return to London every year and thoroughly enjoy all its sights, culture, vibrancy and fun, particularly when based in this quiet and convenient Victoria/Pimlico neighbourhood.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(61 traveler reviews)

Luxury Apartment - Heart of London
average rating of 4.8688526 based on 61 reviews
5

Definitely would recommend

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time I had worked through an online service to find and procure a place to stay in a country we were not from. So you can imagine I was a little worried and kept my fingers crossed. But it all worked out great.

I have to say, we had a great experience working with the owner Jim & Pascale Richards. This flat is the perfect size for 5 located next to Victoria Station with access to Tube, buses, and Taxis. Groceries/pubs/restaurants all close by. I would definitely bring the family back and recommend this for anyone looking for a clean, secure and great location to stay in London. Luisa and Jim were great to work with and flexible with supporting our arrival and departure times.

Thank you Jim, Pascale and Luisa for help making our first trip as a family to London such a memorable one.

The Ruiz Family – Emmetsburg, Iowa

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Overland Park, KS
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Apartment is very nice and large. Pics don't show as good as it is. Both bathrooms are remodeled and very nice. WIFI works great. Kitchen is nice as well, although we did not use.

10 minute walk to Buckingham.

Victoria Station is a block away.

If you rent a car, STIX is at the station and you can park overnight in their lot.

Pub at end of the block and another little pastry ice cream shop.

Grocery store is at Victoria station.

Everything you need within a block.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location, nice property

  • 5 of 5

We had the opportunity to stay here for 7 nights in August. The flat was very conveniently located, near the Victoria tube station, near tour buses and within walking distance of a lot of attractions (Buckingham Palace only about 15 minutes away), shops and restaurants.

The owner was very easy to work with, was always prompt with all communication and kindly accommodated our need to check in early, as we arrived in town prior to noon.

The apartment was very spacious, and had 2 full bathrooms which were very modern.

The only suggestion I would make is to keep a few fans (at least one in each room) as during the summer it can feel pretty warm, specially after a long day sightseeing, and even with the windows open, it takes a while to cool down at night. There was only one small A/C unit in the living room and none in the bedrooms.

I would not hesitate to stay here again, if I visit London again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

FANTASTIC Place

  • 5 of 5

The owner was fabulous to work with, very responsive and trustworthy.

The Place is amazing, large, comfortable and with 2 bathrooms!! Only one portable air conditioner, so you may want to pick up a fan if it is going to be hot.

Location is incredibly convenient. Right next to Victoria Station, 7 min walk to Buckingham Palace. Piccadilly and West End easy to was about 25-30 min. Pub on the corner is good food and Pints at average price... 12.5 pounds for Fish and Chips.

Even though you are right next to Victoria Station you do not hear the trains from the apartment. You may, however, hear people standing outside of the Pub, because everybody goes outside to smoke there.

I would highly recommend this apartment and would stay there again!!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice London Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Six extended family members (four adults, two children) stayed here for a week at the end of November. The apartment was exactly as described. The owner responded quickly to emails, and the local staff did a great job with check-in and check-out. The apartment was next door to a nice pub, and a very short walk to Victoria station and a Sainsbury supermarket. Nice quiet street. I would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

London in Spring

  • 5 of 5

This flat was the perfect location for the 4 of us with the 2BR/ 2B. It had great access to Victoria Station and everything was very English and we loved the luxury bath towels. We started each day with breakfast we made (Sainsbury local grocery just around the corner) so the fully equipped kitchen was a plus. We also took advantage of the washer/dryer in the flat so we could refresh our clothes before the next part of our trip. The beds were very comfortable and we got a good night rest - however the street noise started very early so we were awakened by 7am each day. Not a problem for us because we were going places each day! The temperature in the flat was warm and the portable A/C was not working so we would have appreciated some fans - especially in the bedrooms. We would definitely come again. Thank you for having us stay with you.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Train
150 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Car: not necessary

2-minute walk from Victoria Station

Tourist attractions, museums, restaurants, theatre district, Buckingham Palace, River Thames and Westminster Abbey all nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Pimlico Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Jan-Feb 2017
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$186
$1,235
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2017
Jun 23 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,484
$4,989
 
 
Autumn 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Dec 21 2017
4 night minimum stay
$205
$1,322
$4,615
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$198
$1,285
$4,241
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $312
Out-of-hours arrival/dep $37
Cleaning $62

10% downpayment / deposit requested to confirm booking. Refundable security deposit requested on arrival. Discount depending on length of stay. Rate depending on the number of persons - basic rates are for up to 4 people. There is an additional charge of 30 pounds for arrivals/departures outside of normal business hours. Cleaning fee 50 pounds

10% of rental amount due on booking (GBP, Euros or $US)
50% due at least 3 weeks prior to arrival
Balance due in cash (Pound Sterling) on arrival

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Pimlico Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 85 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Sofa bed, double-size, located in living room. Child's crib/playpen is also available. Also available is a comfortable, inflatable air bed - single size Roof of building is a pleasant open terrace with plants and seating.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
Notes:
For exercise, the Queen Mother Sports Centre is a 5-minute walk. There is an olympic-size pool, and many other sports/athletic activities and facilities. Roof-top terrace is spacious with seating and attractive plants.

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