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Apartment in London
Two Jermyn Street
Spend an exceptional stay in London at Two Jermyn Street. Beautifully appointed and centrally located, this two-bedroom apartment is a haven of luxury in the heart of the city, close to museums, palaces, shopping and more. Reserve its spacious rooms for a holiday with family, a weekend away with another couple or a honeymoon-style escape with your sweetheart. After a day out in the city, pour a glass of wine and look out over the rooftops from the balcony on the fifth floor, see what’s showing on the satellite TV or share photos via Wi-Fi. For your convenience, the villa also has an espresso machine and laundry facilities. Two Jermyn Street is laid out around an open-concept living and dining area, where an ornate fireplace lends traditional charm and metallic accents add contemporary glam. The neutral-toned sectional and dining table for six are comfortable and inviting, and the separate galley kitchen is fully equipped. Each of the two bedrooms at this vacation rental has a queen bed, en-suite bathroom and air conditioning; one of the bedrooms also opens to the balcony. For larger parties or families traveling with older children who might want their own accommodations, there’s also a double sofa bed in the living room. A stay at Two Jermyn Street puts you just minutes from the city’s top sights. Its St. James location is a 4-minute walk from Piccadilly Circus and less than a 10-minute drive from Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace, Harrods and Hyde Park. Listen to Big Ben chime the hours, marvel at the hush inside Westminster Abbey and shop for souvenirs or step out for dinner in the streets around the apartment. Or take it all in from a bird’s-eye viewpoint on a ride on the nearby London Eye. Copyright © Luxury Retreats. All rights reserved. BEDROOM & BATHROOM • Bedroom 1 - Primary: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with shower/bathtub combo, Air conditioning, Access to balcony • Bedroom 2: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone rain shower Additional bedding • Double size sofa bed FEATURES & AMENITIES Extra cost (advance notice may be required): • Activities and excursions • More under “Add-on services” below
$718 per night
Villa in London
Strength in Depth
A charming brick façade covers this coveted London residence. Parquet floors flow throughout alongside plush furniture and eye-catching artwork. Tucked away in the basement you’ll discover a swimming pool, bubbling hot tub, gym, and spa area. On a night in, the cinema room offers a cosy spot to curl up with a favourite flick. Traditional British fare can be found at the pubs in nearby Highgate. Copyright © Luxury Retreats. All rights reserved. BEDROOM & BATHROOM • Bedroom 1 - Primary: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower & bathtub • Bedroom 2: Double size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower • Bedroom 3: Double size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower • Bedroom 4: Double size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower FEATURES & AMENITIES • Wine cooler • Home theater STAFF & SERVICES Extra Cost (advance notice may be required): • Activities and excursions
$1,136 per night
Villa in London
Golden Square Four
Please note this host requires a supplemental contract be signed at the time of check-in. Steps from some of London’s finest shops, theatres, and restaurants, this youthful and luxurious residence enjoys its home in the heart of Soho. Architects, B3, combined with the bespoke interior design of MAWD to create the sophisticated apartments of Golden Square. Before hitting the town, have a cocktail in your spacious hosting kitchen while looking out over the bustling city below. Copyright © Luxury Retreats. All rights reserved. BEDROOM & BATHROOM • Bedroom 1 - Primary: Double size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower & bathtub, Television, Balcony • Bedroom 2: King size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television, Terrace OUTDOOR FEATURES • Terrace STAFF & SERVICES Extra Cost (advance notice may be required): • Activities and excursions
$1,106 per night

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All about England

Discover Iconic Sights and Greener Pastures with an England Vacation

Fabulous Day trips from London

While London promises lively happenings and plenty of opportunities for sightseeing, there are many close-by towns that are well-suited for daytrippers. England is much more than just its capital, so why not rent your own set of wheels, or hop on a train to discover the surrounding areas?

Fall for Brighton’s Coastal Charisma

Maze Through Oxford’s Quaint Streets

Famed for its prestigious university campus, Oxford is a walkable town of architectural standouts. The best way to explore is by foot, and you may want to take a guided tour to get a fascinating insight into the history of the city. Many of the buildings here were used as filming locations for Harry Potter, which comes as no surprise considering their magical qualities. Oxford is just an hour’s train ride away from London's Paddington Station.

Punt Around in Cambridge

Another renowned university town that gathers locals and tourists alike is Cambridge. Situated less than an hour by train from King’s Cross Station, Cambridge is smaller and even more walkable than Oxford. While you’re here, pay a visit to the beautiful King’s College Chapel, complete with high arched ceilings and colorful stained glass windows. Then why not hop aboard a mini gondola and enjoy a chauffeured punting tour down the River Cam?

Find Picturesque Villages in The Cotswold

If you’re dreaming of rolling hills, market towns, and quaint stone houses, you’ll find it all in Cotswold. Nature lovers will revel in the outdoor experiences on offer, whether it’s hiking the Cotswold Way or Thames Path, or mountain biking through scenic byways and bridleways. Laden with gardens, wildlife, and castles, it is no surprise these fairytale-esque lands inspired magical stories such as Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, and Harry Potter. If you’re a fan of Shakespeare, don’t miss a chance to venture to his charming hometown, Stratford-upon-Avon. Take a stroll through the ancient town to marvel at period houses of the Tudor period and walk in the famous playwright’s footsteps. When it’s time for a break, pick your favorite spot along the Avon River to enjoy a picnic with a view.

Visit Windsor Castle, the Queen’s Weekend Residence

Only an hour away from central London, Windsor Castle is sure to impress you with: with over 1,000 years of royal history, it is the biggest occupied castle on the planet. Spend a day marveling at the many lavish chambers and breathing in the same fresh air that Her Majesty The Queen herself enjoys. Opt for a private tour to explore the palace’s selection of fine art and peculiarities such as Queen Mary’s elaborate dollhouse, modeled to-the-tee after a royal manoir.

Venture Inside the Walls of the Bodiam Castle

Just like the royal structures that you see in films, the Bodiam Castle perfectly captures the essence of medieval times. The castle even has its own tea room where you can enjoy a warm beverage and a scone as you watch the old steam train pull into Bodiam station. Surrounded by a moat and accessed only via its one bridge, the castle is in East Sussex and just a 2-hour drive from central London. Make a full day of it by journeying a little further south to Rye, a lovely seaside town with cobbled streets and medieval houses. Known for its fresh seafood, Rye hosts a scallop festival every February. And if you’re there in the warmer months, make sure to bring your bathing suit to lounge on the nearby sandy strip of beach.

Journey Back to Medieval Times in York

A step back to medieval times, York’s historical riches combined with its offerings of lively pubs and cafés make it a worthwhile day trip. Having been occupied previously by Romans and Vikings, the city’s cultural charms are everywhere. Your first stop will likely be the ornate York Minster, a gothic cathedral surrounded by narrow streets and 13th-century walls. After you’ve had your fill of history, get lost in the winding streets, packed with spots to indulge in afternoon tea or perhaps a beverage (or two). Daily trains leave from London’s King’s Cross Station, and the journey is only 2 hours each way.

Admire the Grandeur of the White Cliffs of Dover

Spend the day admiring nature’s wonders with a visit to the White Cliffs of Dover. Located on the English coast facing France, the cliffs are lightly marked by walking paths where you’ll be able to look out for miles and miles. On a clear day, you may even spot France’s coastline. Get your camera ready — the contrast between the white rocks, verdant lands, and azure waters mimic a scene from a painting.

Our Vacation Homes in England Will Make you Feel like Royalty

For a trip to England, a stay in the country’s capital will have you in the heart of the action. Take advantage of the extensive transportation network by filling your holiday with big-city sights and quaint day trips. If you’re looking to feel right at home, our vacation rentals in London are sure to please.

Place yourself close to the Thames river and stay in one of our stunning homes in Chelsea. Once known as the bohemian quarter where artistic types came to play — Chelsea’s King’s Road was also notably the birthplace of the 'Swinging Sixties' in London — this fashionable neighborhood will charm you with its beautiful architecture, eclectic cafes and chic boutiques. Our luxurious apartments in the area are designed to reflect Chelsea’s then-and-now culture, with vibrant pops of color complimenting the modern feel of each room. Start your sightseeing days off right with breakfast on your terrace, then later on in the day, return to your luxurious home away from home for an evening of relaxation.

Pimlico is another attractive waterfront option, close to photo-worthy landmarks such as Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. In this quiet neighborhood, traditional English townhouses are bountiful and within walking distance to many museums. Sip your morning coffee on your balcony as you admire the manicured streets, then walk over to the Tate Britain, or opt for a stroll along the Thames.

Home to the LGBT community, the fashion-forward, and artistic types, Soho is both exciting and lively. It’s all about premium shopping and world-class entertainment in this neighborhood, so you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more centrally located spot.  When the sun goes down, you’ll never be too far from a cocktail room shaking up the latest inspirations. Soho’s architecture is picturesque, with grand Georgian apartment buildings lining the streets. Our luxury rentals in the area promise to put you right in the heart of the action so you’ll be perfectly positioned to see and do it all.

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