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Contemporary and Stylish London Holiday Apartment

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 322 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 double bedroom, 1 stylish walk in shower room,a contemporary kitchen, sleep 3

This contemporary apartment locates in an impressive historical brewery residential building between Whitechapel and the City.Site Location & Character

The apartment is situated to the south of Bellevue Place, which

forms part of the Stepney Green Conservation Area.

“Hidden away behind the Genesis Cinema and Wickham’s lopsided

department store is Bellevue Place. To get there, you walk up a side street

from the Mile End Rd where you discover a bright green door in an old wall

hung with ivy. Push this door and enter another world just as writer and

artist, Geoffrey Fletcher, did when he walked through the same doorway in

1964.”

In The London Nobody Knows he wrote,“A green gate opening in the

wall leads to a totally unexpectedly corner of London, one that may well

disappear if Charrington’s, who own the property, ever decide to expand.

Bellevue Place is well named. It is a cul-de-sac with a paved pathway

leading to the far end, under a creeper-covered wall. The cottages are early

nineteenth century, and have true cottage gardens fenced with wooden rails,

pointed at the top. Here are unbelievably rural gardens, full of lilac, lupins

and delphiniums – all a minute’s walk from the Mile End Road.”

Heritage Statement

Bellevue Place was originally built as a crescent of cottages around a green

which served in the Victorian period as tea gardens. Charringtons built a

brewery on the site, cutting the terrace in half, constructing a wall round it

and using the cottages for their key workers. Enclosed on all sides, there is

a door in one wall that led directly into the brewery, which remains locked

today, now the brewery is gone and now where my apartment stands.

“Bellevue Place, unseen from the street and surrounded on four sides by

high walls, is a magical place where it truly does feel as if time has stood

still. The walls form a wind break, creating an atmosphere of warm still air in

the gardens. There is an innate quiet in this corner.”

(In Geoffrey Fletcher’s footsteps, 2010, by The Gentle Author)

The garden setting is arguably a principle part of the heritage of Bellevue

Place. Accessible only by foot through a single door from the street,

the setting cultivates an strong relationship between the house and its

occupants, with the leafy front and back gardens surrounded by high, plantcovered walls creating continuous views of greenery from every angle.

This intimate acquaintance between the terrace and the gardens forms

a key part of the design concept. The proposal is sensitive the fabric and

layout of the existing Grade II listed property, leaving the principle house

largely untouched with minor alterations to the interior. There are no

proposed changes to the front of the property, with those to the rear being

in-keeping with the massing, scale and materiality of the original terrace.

This 1 bedroom holiday apartment provides a high quality modern accommodation with private entry and is located within a few minutes away from the public transports link (Underground Stations, Overground Station and Bus Stops). This stylish apartment has been completely renovated presented with a modern, fully fitted open plan kitchen cum reception room. A modern and clam contemporary bedroom with a queen-sized bedrooms and a newly fitted bathroom.

This inviting apartment is ideal for easy access to the Olympic Park Village, Canary Wharf (financial center), the City, West End, Tower Bridge/Tower of London, Spitalfield Market, Brick Lane, Columbia Market, Shoreditch , Hoxton Square, Liverpool Street. City Airport, Bank and St. Paul's for tourists and business visitors.

There are a lot of interesting places to visit nearby my holiday apartment such as Spitalfield and Broadway Markets, trendy/funky Brick Lane/ Shoredicth areas, famous Sunday Columbia Flower market, the new finiancial district of Dockland and Greenwich.

As a host, my main aim is to ensure your stay at my apartment will be a comfortable and relaxing.

I have run this holiday apartment for over 4 and half years now and so far i have received 4* & 5* reviews from my guests. My aim as a host is to ensure all my guests have a comfortable and happy stay at my holiday apartment during their holiday.

Nearby Tourist Attractions: The Olympic village, Canary Wharf, Tower Bridge, the City, Bank ,Tate modern gallery and St Paul are only 5 to 10 minutes from public transport link so this holiday apartment is ideal for working professionals and tourists.

The District, City & Hammersmith, Central and East London lines/underground stations as well as the shops and restaurants are in proximity to this holiday apartment.

Just round the corner there are a Tesco Express ( grocery shop) for your daily groceries shopping and a 5 screens cinema. There are rusty restaurants dotted around in the area and a micro brewery pub just a few minutes walk away.

More Details

Property Manager
Mr Alvin Wong
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, mandarin, Chinese & Malay
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Mr Alvin Wong

As a host, my main aim is to ensure my guest(s) to receive a high quality of service and a comfortable stay. As a regular traveller myself, i am completely aware of my guests' need. I am a very honest and easy going person. The quality of my apartment is fully reflexes from my guests' review.

I hope you will give me the opportunity to welcoming you.

Why Mr Alvin Wong chose London

My apartment has been newly refurbish to a high standard less than 2 years It is close to Tesco Express (grocery shop) and the public transport link which are just 5 minute away. It is a great and convenient location some of my guests said in their reviews.

What makes this apartment unique

Cosy,clean, convenient and comfortable apartment.

I have owned and run this holiday apartment for over 5 years now. i continue to receive 4* to 5* reviews from my previous guests. I continue to aim for a high quality service and to ensure my guest's best interest comes first.

Amenities

Tower Hamlets Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Town ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Intercom System
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Newly fitted
  • A stylish walk in shower with a new powerful electrical shower unit. A completely new toilet and basin unit. White tile through out the shower room with modern lighting.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleep 3 persons
  • Inviting, Relaxing and Comfortable Queen Size Bed sleep 2 persons. There is a newly built wardrobe and double glazing window. It has very and neutral colour. There are two bedside tables & lamps on both side of the bed. New comfortable sofabed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Courtyard
  • Gated Community
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
This holiday apartment is newly renovated. The interior facilities are all new. It provides an inviting and comfortable ambient for your holiday stay in London.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Contemporary and Stylish London Holiday Apartment
average rating of 4.78 based on 50 reviews
5

Good home base for exploring the city

  • 5 of 5

We arrived two hours earlier, but were able to arrange moving in earlier which was very pleasant. Our property manager was easy to deal with and always reachable. The apartment is located in a calm byroad and the tube can be easily reached. There are two supermarkets and some restaurants nearby, too. The apartment is well equipped, the Internet works fast and there were plenty of TV channels to chose from. We had a great time and would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Good well situated

  • 5 of 5

Lovely

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Cozy Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Alvin was the perfect host. He was quick to reply to our emails and was very understanding when our flight to London was delayed 4 hours. Also, it was cold during our stay so we asked Alvin how to turn on the heat. He replied that he would turn on the heat for us after we left for the day. We really appreciated his quick response to our request.

The apartment is small, which is expected in London, but it was enough room for the 3 of us. Also, it is well maintained and clean. The apartment is conveniently located near a couple of markets (Tesco Express and ASDA), several restaurants, and is about a 7 minute walk to the Stepney Green tube station.

We would highly recommend it to anyone visiting London. :)

Alvin, thank you again for your hospitality and for making our stay so enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect host, great wifi

  • 5 of 5

Alvin was very responsive to any questions or problems that came up during our stay. The apartment was very clean, had plenty of hot water, had fast dependable wifi and was comfortable. We would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Easy access to sights. Clean apartment.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! Apartment was small but very clean. Mr. Wong was incredibly responsive. He would email/text answers to questions and concerns within minutes. Supermarket on corner was very convenient. Tube stations about 3 blocks away. Tons of buses even closer.

Thanks for a lovely time.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Good value for money

  • 4 of 5

Alvin is an exceptional host, always available and always ready to give good information and advice. The property is an easy walk to Stepney Green underground station (about 7 minutes), close to shops and supermarkets. The flat is quiet and comfortable. The only negative point is that the bedroom is extremely small.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
London City Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Wine Bars and Traditional English Pubs
Nearest Ferry
60 Miles
Motorways links to ferry crossing over to Europe
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Liverpool Street, KingsCross & St Pancra Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
M11, M12, M20 and M2
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
English, Chinese and Vietnamese Restaurants
Car: not necessary

South East England is a lively corner of England and it contains London, which is the capital city of United Kingdom. London is a world class city, is massive and diverse and is extremely lively that has something for tourists whatever their interests is. London has a tremendous number of historical sites which include the Greenwich Maritime Village, the Houses of Parliament, St Paul's Cathedral, The Tower of London, and Westminster Abbey.

For a more modern attraction there is the London Eye.

For music and theatre lovers there is Covent Garden in London's West End which teems with life at night. The West End has innumerable restaurants serving cuisines from many countries. China Town, a must visit place near Leicester Square, is just around the corner.

If a quiet life is what you are really seeking then South East England has some very pretty countryside.

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Rates & Availability

Tower Hamlets Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring-Summer 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$116
$812
$2,450
 
 
Autumn 2017-Winter 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$113
$774
$2,321
 
 
Spring 2018
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 1 2018
1 night minimum stay
$115
$838
$2,514
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$115
$799
$2,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $38.68

£85 per night
£85 per night. Minimum stay is 3 nights (Autumn-winter rate).

7 nights stay is £600.00 with no extra charge. I offer three methods of payment. 1. Pay in cash with no service fee impose 2. Bank transfer no service fee impose and 3. Credit Card payment has a service fee impose.

Clear cancellation policy -typically payment due in full unless canceled with more than 4 weeks notice.

The check in time is at 3 pm and check out is 10.00 am (flexible please contact Alvin Wong).
£90 per night.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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