About this listing
A great play to stay in Fulham near all the amenities of Central London and close to all of the capital's famous landmarks and attractions. The private guest room has it's own bathroom, high speed wi-fi and will be a cosy, comfortable home away from home for any international traveller who wants to experience the best London has to offer.
•Central Fulham Broadway location in SW6
•Classic London period Victorian property built in 1890
•Newly renovated, modernised and design-orientated
•Fully furnished and all bills and wi-fi internet included
•Open plan layout with large combined kitchen & living area
•Cosy and quiet double bedroom with Sky TV
•Large wardrobe, alarm/clock/radio
•Private guest bathroom with luxury rain shower, multiple bodyjets and hand-held unit, hair dryer and desktop mirror
•Kitchen includes fridge/freezer, washer, dryer, microwave, toaster, kettle & sandwich maker
•Burglar alarm and a safe to store valuables if needed
•Nearby shops, restaurants, bars, cinema, gym and swimming pool
Food & Drinks
•Local supermarkets: Whole Foods Market, Waitrose, Marks & Spencer and Sainsburys
•Traditional London street market on nearby North End Rd
•Local restaurants include Thai Square (Thai), Yo Sushi (Japanese), Pizza Express (Italian), El Metro (Spanish), Kishmish (Indian), Chop Chop (Chinese) and Me Me (Vietnamese), Gourmet Burger Kitchen, Byron burgers, Bodeans (American including great ribs abd BBQ) and Aziz (mixed North African and Mediterranean)
•Coffee shops include Starbucks, Costa Coffee, Cafe Nero and Pret-A-Manger
•Harrods & Harvey Nichols department stores in Knightsbridge (direct bus link or 30 minute walk)
•Kings Rd, Sloane Square (Peter Jones department store) and Sloane Street in Chelsea for fashionable boutiques
•Chelsea Design Centre at Chelsea Harbour for interior furnishings
•Antiques on New Kings Rd and Lots Rd auction house in Chelsea
•Portobello Rd market in Notting Hill with its eclectic mix of merchants
• Westfield, Europe’s largest shopping mall, with over 300 shops in Shepherds Bush (direct bus link from Fulham Broadway)
• Local retailers in Fulham Broadway tube station complex include Boots, Monsoon, Accessorize, mobile phone shops and banks
•Science, Natural History and Victoria & Albert Museums in South Kensington
•Kensington and Fulham Palaces
•Royal Albert Hall for world class concerts and events
•West End Theatre, Royal Court Theatre in Sloane Square, Chelsea, and Apollo in Victoria
•Olympia and Earls Court for exhibitions, conferences, trade shows and concerts
•VUE cinema at Fulham Broadway
Health & Fitness
•David Lloyd gym at tube station complex and Fulham Pools
•Eel Brook Common with large outdoor park, several tennis courts, a children’s playground and sports pitch for 5-a-side football and basketball
•Several local area parks, Parsons Green, Hurlingham and South Park, plus the River Thames provide a pleasant jogging route
•Chelsea FC & Fulham FC for Premiership football
•Queens Club for the annual pre-Wimbledon grass court tennis tournament
•One minute walk to Fulham Broadway tube station, part of the Wimbledon branch of the District line
•Bus lines to most key central places in London incl (phone number hidden) and 424
• River boats to Central London at nearby Chelsea Harbour (15 mins walk)
•London Heathrow (25 mins by car, 45 mins by tube)
•London Gatwick via tube to Victoria station (15 mins) then Gatwick Express train (30 mins)
•City financial district takes 30-40 mins by direct tube
Guests have their own private bathroom next to the guest room. They can also share our kitchen area which has a large dining table. The washer/dryer is available for £5/cycle (please ask us first). Guests can access wi-fi and Sky TV which is included.
We also live in the flat upstairs which is a self-contained area so guests can expect a high degree of privacy on the lower floor during their stay.
Interaction with guests
We are the sort of hosts who tend to let guests have their privacy as much as possible after the initial check-in. Communication options with us include What's App and we encourage guests to let us know as soon as possible if they need anything to make their stay more comfortable.
Fulham is a busy neighborhood where you will find a wide selection of international restaurants, bars, shops and amenities. It is also home to the world-famous Premiership Football Champions Chelsea FC. Fulham FC is also nearby as is the River Thames.
Fulham Broadway tube station is about 1-2 mins walk away. This connects with stations like South Kensington (4 stops away for London's best museums), Sloane Square (5 stops, Sloane St boutiques/Bond St rival), Victoria (6 stops, Gatwick Express), Westminster (8 stops, Big Ben, Parliament, Westminster Abbey) and Tower Hill (15 stops, Tower of London). Local buses are well connected to Central London and the Thames is just a short walk away for river boats.
Guests aren't permitted to bring strangers into the flat or people outside the original booking without our prior consent. This is normally limited to immediate family members and partners.
Our spare room is available for a great London experience and our flat has been recently renovated to a high boutique hotel standard. You would have your own private bathroom with large shower and share the kitchen with us. Fulham is a great area close to all major attractions.
We enjoy hosting people from all over the world via AirBnB and try hard to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible in their home away from home :) We can provide lots of personal recommendations for things to experience in Fulham and beyond so you maximise your time in the best way possible.
Travel is our passion having seen 112 nations on all 7 continents so we know the demands of international travellers. My favourite places to visit were Santorini in the Greek Islands, Rajastan in India, Cape Town in South Africa, Rio de Janiero in Brasil, St Tropez in the South of France and Japan. We hope you enjoy London, a city we love, and Carpe Diem in life!