London Apartment in Courtyard
|Adresse||EC1V 3QU Islington, Storbritannia|
|Svarstid||Innen noen få timer|
|Kalender oppdatert||I dag|
Two people can sleep comfortably within a cosy double bedroom. Adjacent to the bedroom is a bathroom with an electric shower. Climb down the stairs from the bedroom to find a pleasant living room with a double sofa bed and a dining table. The kitchen is compact but equipped with all the appliances needed to prepare tasty meals.
Guests can benefit from Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV showing satellite and HD channels. A TiVo Roamio DVR system is also present. The apartment is fully air-conditioned and electric heaters can also be supplied.
Three underground stations and a DLR station are only 500 metres away. Buses serving Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road are also closeby. Shakespeare's Globe is a 25-minute walk away.
The apartment is comfortably situated amongst some of the best restaurants, cafes and pubs in London. Many of them are listed on the Michelin guide or run by some of the UK's leading chefs including Gordon Ramsay, Raymond Blanc and Jamie Oliver.
Guests should leave the kitchen in a clean state.
The host requests that guests take the dirty linen from the bed before checking out.
Guests should ensure that all doors are shut safely when leaving the apartment.
Guests should immediately report any damage made to the apartment or its contents.
The host may sometimes need to access the apartment for safety checks. Notice of the checks will be given.
Guests should dispose of trash before checking-out.
Keep noise to a minimum after 11:00 pm.
Breaking the house rules may result in immediate eviction.
A security deposit of £150 GBP is required. This deposit will be refunded 24 hours after your departure if no complaints are reported by my housekeeping contractor.
|Check-in før||Etter avtale|
Fantastic little cottage and very homely ad off the main road so not too noisy. Easy to find. Walking distance to tube station and great bars and restaurants near by. There was a few things wrong tho the bathroom wasn't as clean as liked and general cleanliness around windows wasn't good as was covered in cobwebs,the shower was our biggest problem didn't drain very well so had yo keep turning it off so the basin wouldn't overfill this needs addressing ASAP. But overall a lovelyittle place in a great location.
Mark's "Elegant centrale London Home" is maybe not so elegant, but very close to Barbican Underground Station, it was a very central and very convenient for our shopping and sightseeing tour to London. Mark's house/flat is across the street from Smithfield Market. It was a 24/7 busy place and city-like noisy all day and all night. The flat has a excellent roof terrasse, with we enjoyed very much. There was some problems with toilet and bath, but the communication was good and Mark's plumber fixed everything very quickly
There were three of us travelling for business, my sister and I (we are
business partners) and a male colleague. We choose the house in Long
Lane as it has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, which we needed travelling in
three and with a male colleague.
The house in Long Lane was not only very dirty, but we were missing
towels for the three of us. We noticed this when we arrived to the house before dinner time, as we wanted to have a shower before going out for dinner with customers. We sent a message to the owner, who was out of the city but he has been very good and fast in responding. He kindly offered to either go and bring towels from another apartment he has in Goswell street or to move to this accommodation. When we arrived in the apartment in Goswell street we saw that there where 3 shower towels and 1 hand towel, still really not enough for the three of us. This apartment has only 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom, therefore the third person would have to sleep on the sofa. Because of all these changes, we were running late for dinner with customers therefore we did not have time to go back to the first house. My sister and I decided to stay in the apartment in Goswell Street, which at least was cleaner that the house in Long lane. Our colleague (he is a 43 years old manager, 1,85 m tall) could not sleep on the sofa, and considering that we had only 1 bathroom and few towels, he had to go and find a hotel nearby.
This caused an extra cost to us for this short trip.
Beside this, the even more disappointing thing happened yesterday morning,
when I was having a shower and in the middle of it the water stopped... no
water, hot or cold was coming out from the shower, so I had to rinse myself
with water that my sister was passing me from out of the shower!
I took some photos of the shower machine and informed the owner when back home, but had no reply, not even apologies. Unfortunately, this has been a very bad experience, especially as we were travelling for business. The cost of the apartment plus the hotel for our colleague turned out to be very expensive, we are very disappointed for this and for the lack of response.
The host cancelled the booking, this review is automated.
Apartment as shown in images - small but big enough for 5 people/3 nights in London. Very cosy and central, with a bus stop right in front.
Problem: living room is a bit noisy, but ok.
The apartment is very well located just 10 minutes walking from Barbican station (central line). Clean and confortable.
Mark, the host, is quick and efficient.
The next time I go to London, I'll will stay there.
Helo!!!. I spent 3 lovely days in London, 10 days ago. All was very nice!! But since a week ago I am very angry because I have not received the money from the deposit yet. I sent several emails to Mark but he doesn´t answer. Please, Mark, I want an explanation!!!!!!! Thanks.
Everything was great. We a a clean accomondation with plenty space for six girls. The communication was exzellent and always very kind. Next time we plan a trip to london we will Check wimdu and this galt First. Thanks
Please forward this mail to Mark.
A very spacious apartment in a nice and quiet neighbourhood.
A few suggestions to improve the comfort of your guests:
* place wastpaperbaskets in the bathrooms and in the living. Have the big one in the kitchen lined with a dustbin plastic bag. Have soap holders in bathrooms and in the showers.
* revisit your kitchen with a woman ! Although small, it is very practical provided some changes are made in placement of utensials.
* Have the place better cleaned : dust under beds, fridge defrost,
* As already discussed with Cleaning staff: Please rewrite instructions how to enter the apartment!
The above does not mean we did not enjoy the place because we really did.
Best wishes, Johanna
Well kept spacious flat in a good location. We appreciated the Information provided by the host. Communication was smooth. Excellent choice for a short/long stay in London.
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