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Light spacious Bloomsbury apartment

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Fully equipped, central London, near lots of tourist attractions

This apartment is in a modern apartment block that has been recently been renovated and listed for architectural merit. It is close to lots of very high quality shops including a fantastic supermarket ‘Waitrose’ and good restaurants. You will walking distance to lots of attraction including the British museum and Covent Garden (theater district) although central the immediate neighborhood is calm and tranquil. The tube is on the door step and means you are never more than 20 minuets form most of London. The accommodation has lots of space and light with a large outside terrace. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a dinning area that seats up to 10.


Owner
Keirion Carroll
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

Amenities

Somers Town Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • This a very modern hotel style bathroom with lime stone. the shower is state of the art.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • Both bedrooms have double beds, with a fold down single bed in each room. The living room can sleep one other.
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Light spacious Bloomsbury apartment
average rating of 4.54 based on 50 reviews
New York
5

Best bet in Bloomsbury!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week here this past June. The location was perfect. We were a few minutes from the Russell Square tube station and a short walk to the British Museum. A quick elevator ride down to the concourse brought us to an excellent supermarket, cafes, and shops. The neighborhood and adjacent park were very nice and felt safe. Lunch at Balfour's (recommended by Kierion) was just the beginning of what proved to be a great holiday. Never having rented a vacation property before, we were unsure what to expect. We were very delighted with the flat...it was comfortable, spacious, and very bright and airy as described. Because the weather was uncommondly dry and warm, we enjoyed coffee every morning on the lovely terrace. In the evenings, we enjoyed a bottle of wine (courtesy of the owner) with dinner. The bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen were all larger than we expected. Having a computer and a washer/dryer were welcome extras. If you're looking for a comfortable and convenient flat at very reasonable rates, this is definitely your best bet in Bloomsbury! Thankyou, Kierion!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2009
  • Stayed: June 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Ideal location for London stay.

  • 4 of 5

Firstly, Kieron could not have been more accommodating- he let us drop our bags off at 11:00am and allowed us to check out late as our train home wasn’t until late afternoon. The flat is as described, above a small shopping centre with a decent sized Waitrose. This was great for buying our provisions as it was less than a minute’s walk away.

The flat itself is well laid out with large bedrooms and our party of 3 adults and 3 children had plenty of room. It is ‘lived in’ so we were able to relax and make ourselves at home.

I would have given it 5 stars but for the fact that bits and bobs in the flat were more shabby than chic. For example, one of the drawers in the chest in the bedroom was falling apart. These things could be easily put right to make this a really super home from home - but then Keiron could charge more and we wouldn’t be able to afford it!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location !!

  • 4 of 5

Stayed over Xmas 2017. Had a lovely stay and great location to getting into town. Deceptively spacious too.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
4

Great location, well equipped, not luxurious but completely functional.

  • 4 of 5

The cement inner facade could be off-putting, but once in the apartment, everything was cozy. The kitchen had every implement or appliance needed. The main room has a green house effect plus two large sofas, a large TV, and a door to a small veranda. The two bedroom also have doors to the veranda. These bedrooms also have chairs that could convert to beds. I'm not sure how many the host will allow, and we were only three adults; but the apartment could sleep a family of five or six. As mentioned, the door to the apartment opens onto a cement jungle, but then exits to either to the elegant door 6 or to a small shopping mall with a great grocery store, several boutiques and interesting fast food outlets, two or three good restaurants and a movie theater. Key for us, was two blocks to Russel Square underground and five minutes to the British Museum. As I said not luxurious, but I would recommend it to any of my friends who are all professionals: college teachers, doctors, lawyers or wives of.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Great host.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

On a recent holiday, we stopped over in London and spent two nights in this lovely apartment. Located in a terrific area next to lots of shopping opportunities as well pretty parks to stroll through. Russell Square tube station as well as St Pancras and Kings Cross are all within a few minutes walk which makes this an ideal spot to be in. Comfortable beds, fully equipped kitchen and large living room picture windows that pull lots of light in with a little patio to step outside and grab a breath of fresh air make this place ideal.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Heathrow
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
St Pancas Eurostar
Car: not necessary

British Museum. Russell Square. Covent Garden. Soho. The London Eye. Theater District. Central London. St Pancras Eurostar, Bloomsbury.

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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

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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