Beautiful Victorian apartment!

Apartment - Private room · Richmond Road, Greater London, E11 4DA, United Kingdom

The Space

Simple room to rent in a lovely first floor Victorian period flat

Welcome to my home; I am currently renting a spare room in my apartment which would suit a single traveller, friends travelling together or a couple! There is free wifi, fresh linen, plenty of hot water, washing machine, a gorgeous sunny south facing garden and a fully functioning kitchen which you are welcome to use :)

The apartment is very much my home and as such you'll get a warm welcome and enjoy all the comforts and mod cons that you would in your own place. I'm a true Londoner and am happy to share my love of the city with you by recommending many the cool places to visit as all the great places to hunt out in the new cultural and fashion heart of town - the East End!

The photos of the property are all recently taken so you can get an idea of the place - lovely garden and all the rooms contain many of the original features, including victorian fireplaces and sash windows in each room. The room contains a brand new guest bed that can be extended into a king for 2 persons. It also has shelves, hangers for clothes, a beautiful Edwardian mirror, sash window, original fireplace, chair, bedside table and lamp - cosy and neat!

My apartment is peacefully located just a 10 mins walk from the nearest tube station (Leyton on the central line), but only a stones throw from the heart of London and one stop from the Olympic Park and the brand new Westfield Stratford City, which has lots of shops, restaurants, and entertainment (multi-screen cinema, bowling, etc.). The apartment itself however is situated in a quiet residential street, with a small local parade of shops just opposite. Main shops, shops, ATM, restaurants, pubs all within a 10 minute walk.

Amenities:
Fresh bed linen including towels
Broadband Wifi
Oven and hob
Microwave
Shower and Bath
Hairdryer
Tea and coffee facilities
South facing garden

Also extremely close to the City and therefore would suit business travellers.

This apartment is my home, rather than a serviced apartment so it has a relaxed look and feel. Do let me know if you have any questions about the apartment, or about London in general - happy to help out in any way I can!

***unfortunately, due to the added costs involved, for longer rentals (i.e. >2 weeks) I am only able to accommodate one guest***

Guest Access

I try to welcome all my guests in person, but if this isn't possible, I have a keysafe which allows more flexibility for guests as they can let themselves in straightaway when they arrive and make themselves at home :)

Experience: Social
Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $378 /week
Security Deposit: $173
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • Very nice room and apartment, it is clean and has a relaxed atmospheare. Nikki is very open and layd back, we felt very welcome. The house is a bit out of town, but it's not too far from the tube station, so it's is easy to get to the city. If you are looking for a more relaxed place instead of hectic central London, this is the place.

    March 2014
  • Nikki's apartment is really nice and the neighbourhood was peaceful. Nikki was very welcoming and the room was comfortable, I would go back!

    March 2014
  • Love Nikki's place. I enjoyed my stay in London. It is fairly easy to get to the city center from Leyton and Nikki's place is a short distance from the underground. Nikki was a great host. She was helpful and friendly. She made me feel comfortable. It was certainly a home away from home. Thanks Nikki!

    March 2014
  • I had a lovely time staying in Nikki's beautiful apartment. She was the perfect host and made me feel right at home. I was in London with work and was able to travel to and from the city centre with ease. I highly recommend booking with Nikki. I will hope to visit again soon! X

    March 2014
  • One of my girlfriend's and I found Nikki's adorable flat while searching on Airbnb and absolutely loved it! When we met her, she was warm and friendly and so helpful! Staying local rather than hotel really gets you immersed in everything that's around. She gave us awesome advice and tips about what to do, where to go and what to see. Her flat was great - quiet neighbourhood, nice neighbours! It felt like we were at home away from home! Being in Leyton gave us the opportunity to learn the tube stations right away (very close to tube too!) Just overall awesome experience! Wish we could have stayed longer! Will definitely go back!

    March 2014
  • Parfait

    February 2014
  • A lovely place and a lovely host ... Our stay in London still remains as a wonderfull memory !!
    Thank again Nikky :-)

    February 2014
  • Our time in Nikki's apartment couldn't have been better. We really enjoyed our stay in her very beautiful home!
    It is really easy to travel to London city from there and near the apartment are really cosy pubs to have a drink or a nice dinner.
    Nikki is a lovely host and gave us great advice of places in London!
    We would definitely love to come back some time.

    February 2014
  • We had a nice time in London and we enjoyed staying in Nikki's apartment. Nikki was very helpful and answered very quickly to our emails before we arrived. The room we stayed in was small, but still ok for two, and we could also use the lounge and dinner room. The location was good, about 10 minutes walk from the tube to the centre of London.

    January 2014
  • Nikki was great and her place was nice and clean. Wish we could have spent more time here!

    December 2013
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