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Spacious flat in Secret London! See reviews!! WiFi. Terrace. Many extras!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Spacious two bed, two bath zone 2 flat. Wif, balcony, terrace!

This gorgeous converted warehouse flat in a cobbled street five mins stroll from the new Wapping tube boasts great living space (especially in London terms) plus a large West-facing private balcony and also the use of a stunning huge riverside terrace. Both bedrooms are extremely spacious with large beds and big fitted wardrobes. The master bedroom has a Juliette balcony and an en-suite with bath, loo and basin. Bedroom two has its own bathroom with shower, loo and basin. Both bathrooms come equipped with heated towel rails, top-class towels - and lots of shelf space!

The spacious living room has three sofas, a chair, TV, radio and a large designer solid cherry wood dining table with eight chairs overlooking the balcony which has a solid oak Yask table and benches to seat eight and views of Shadwell Basin. The kitchen is fully-fitted with washer/dryer, dishwasher, waste disposal, oven, hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, coffee maker etc. Everything is provided for your comfort.

The flat is on the fourth floor with reliable lift so is suitable for older guests and those with children. As the building is old the flat does not have modern facilities for disabled guests although we have had a lady in a wheelchair stay very successfully.

More Details

Property Manager
Elizabeth Montague-Black
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2017


St Katharine's & Wapping Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Waterfront
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • There are two very large bedrooms; both with beautiful Heals beds, one superking (6') and one king (5') size. In each room there is a storabed, one Relyon and one Ecofirm both with immaculate top-quality mattresses. This means that each bedroom can sleep between two and four and we have photos of the bedrooms with all the beds in place and can email these on request. In the first bedroom there is plenty of room for three beds but the second bedroom is not as spacious so there is not much room left. However, there is plenty of room in the rest of the flat, balcony, communal terrace and London! There is also a double sofabed in the living room so we can sleep eight people comfortably and ten at a push. However, because there are only two bathrooms and because of the nature of the apartment block (quiet and residential - we are the only holiday let) we feel that the maximum occupancy is only really suitable for a family party. We, generally, cannot accept large parties of adults.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
PLEASE NOTE that our specialist holiday let insurance does not allow us to rent the flat to groups of people under 25 years of age. We will require sight of the principal guest's ID and full names of everyone staying before confirming the booking. We do not allow parties and should any parties or other antisocial behaviour take place to the extent that there are complaints to the owners or the authorities then we reserve the right to terminate the reservation with immediate effect and with no refund of monies paid. We are sorry that we have to impose this new condition after many years of holiday letting but after a case of recent appalling behaviour we have to protect ourselves in case of future incidents. By making a booking you accept these terms in full.


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Spacious flat in Secret London! See reviews!! WiFi. Terrace. Many extras!
average rating of 4.962963 based on 81 reviews
Gaithersburg, Maryland

wonderful in Wapping

  • 5 of 5

We needed a good sized flat for entertaining many friends and relatives. This one was comfortably furnished; had all the kitchen utensils I could have needed and crockery for all the meals. Great washing machine and dryer. Beds were comfortable and the linens nice. The towels were a delight. We could not have been happier.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful flat, delightful host!

  • 5 of 5

The flat was comfortable, well appointed and suited our family perfectly. We enjoyed the neighborhood, proximity to the overground, and all of the thoughtful details were so appreciated. And, the local pub was fantastic! Elizabeth was very easy to communicate with and very helpful with regard to logistics. We truly enjoyed our time there and can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas, TX USA

Lovely flat away from the busyness of the city

  • 5 of 5

My family of 5 (wife and 3 teenagers) loved this townhouse. The location is quiet, and the flat had everything we needed: clean, plenty of space, kitchen, 2 bathrooms, w/d, and working wifi (for the teens - haha). Elizabeth was very helpful getting us set up, and providing helpful information about the area. The train was close by, and took no time to get into the hustle and bustle of London. My family enjoys London, and we'd gladly stay again at this flat if available. One thing for potential renters to know - the picture of the bench and the Thames is a little misleading. The flat is not on the water, but across the street; and we found the access points locked when we tried. So, instead of muffins in the morning on the Thames, we had fish & chips in the evening on the Thames (at the Prospect of Whitby across the street). If you are looking for a waterfront space, this isn't it. If you're looking for a lovely, clean, and spacious flat for your family or friends, this is definitely it!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jeff Thank you for the mainly lovely review but I am so disappointed at your comments about the terrace. We make it very clear in the listing that the flat has a private terrace but the riverside terrace is attached to the sister building over the road. The directions and information that the same fob to the flat front door also opens the gate were sent in advance of the stay and were featured within the laminated notes left with the keys. Of course the door would be locked as it's a private development! As we were in touch by email during your stay you could have simply asked me about access to the riverside terrace and I would have been happy to help. Best regards Elizabeth
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Stunning flat within walking distance to train station

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at this roomy, well appointed Wapping area flat which is London city center close via train/tube, but is in a relatively quiet neighborhood away from the hustle and bustle. The corner Italian bakery/deli is wonderful and the small stores within Wapping itself had what we needed between grocery runs. Larger grocery stores and restaurants near St. Katharine's Dock area are just a short ( beautiful!) walk away. Morning strolls across the street and down Pelican Stairs will land you on the Thames shores at low tide.( Fun sea glass hunting time of day!) It was a pleasure to work with Elizabeth who handled our reservation and subsequent needs. She is extremely professional and responded to every question we had. If you are looking for a perfect, comfortable "home away from home" while in London, then this is the spot for you! Would absolutely stay again at this flat or seek a property managed by Elizabeth the next time we are in London.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

It was a pleasure to book this place , even the key were posted to me . On arrival we find the place very clean and pleasant , the fresh milk in the fridge was very welcomed .

We really enjoyed staying in the place . Highly recommending it .

Bedrooms comfortable and clean , there is no bad thing I can say about this place and customer service I got from Elizaberh !

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful place to stay. Great neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at this flat. It is in a nice residential neighborhood that is very safe and quiet. There are good places to eat within walking distance and the tube station and a bus stop are very close by. Elizabeth was wonderful to deal with and I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
The Prospect of Whitby
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Woolwich Ferry
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Wapping tube - zone 2
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
Wapping Food
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Snozone, Milton Keynes
Nearest Beach
40 Metres
Wapping - one of the Thames' beaches!
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $265.67

By staying in the flat you agree to the following terms and conditions. If any of these terms and conditions are broken then we reserve the right to cancel the contract immediately with no refund.


Our cancellation policy is 50% refund if cancelled before 90 days until the stay commences. If cancelled within 90 days days of the date the stay commences then we return no monies but, in reality, we do our utmost to rebook the dates and return as much of the money as we can. I can send reviews from thrilled guests who have had monies returned unexpectedly. We always do our best.

We require photo ID of the principal guest, please, and full names and ages (if under 25) of all guests who will be occupying the flat. This is imperative to comply with our specialist insurance stipulations and the booking cannot be confirmed without these.

The contract is for the number of guests who appear on the booking.

There are to be no parties. If there is any noise or other sort of nuisance reported to the porter or police then the contract will be terminated immediately with no refund due.

You will be left bed linens and towels for the amount of people booked into the flat.

If anything is taken from the locked cupboards the cost for laundering/replacement will charged to you.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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