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Warm cosy cabin in houseboat near Kings Cross

Sarah And Simon is a superhost.
Sarah And Simon

Warm cosy cabin in houseboat near Kings Cross

Private room in boat
3 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 private bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Sarah And Simon is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Cosy cabin (sleeps 3) with own entrance on beautiful houseboat on unique private mooring in heart of London. Small living room with sofabed & table, screened double berth with foot-well, private bathroom, shared fridge, microwave. Surrounded by water, trees, coots & ducks yet just a few mins walk to Kings Cross & Islington with bustling bars, markets, restaurants, shops & theatres. At end of day relax on the mooring, in good weather sit on deck or take rowboat to Kings Cross for a sunset drink.


Laptop-friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 bunk bed
Common spaces
1 couch



230 reviews
Claire User Profile
December 2019
Very cozy, unique stay in London! No worries about sleeping on a rocking boat - the boat stayed perfectly still. Also, despite it being December, the boat was super warm - the space heaters heat the place up immediately! It made for a delightful stay. I must add the location is…
Kayla User Profile
November 2019
Staying here was a fun and unique experience! It is in a really great location close to a couple bus stops and underground stations that get you everywhere! It was the perfect oasis away from the craziness of London. I would definitely stay here again!
Chelsea User Profile
November 2019
Adorable spot! We loved being on the canal. Definitely recommend for a unique experience.
Kelsey User Profile
November 2019
The location and price are really unbeatable, and it was fun getting to stay on a boat. It's a pleasant 15 minute walk to King's Cross, which will put you wherever you need to go. Sarah and Simon were very kind and helpful without hovering. Their directions from the airport were…
Stephen User Profile
November 2019
This boat is a respite from the city. Going down the stairs to the boat is a small journey into the past, with beautiful colors and sounds and light playing off the water. Because the boat is in a private mooring, opposite the towpath, there is unusual privacy for a houseboat…
Kristina User Profile
June 2019
We were very happy with our stay on Sarah and Simon's houseboat. The location could not have been better. It was lovely walking along the canal to get to Kings Cross/St. Pancras. The neighborhood is so neat and there is a lot to explore. Great places to eat and drink nearby. We…
Robert User Profile
June 2019
Wonderful location, great hosts, great value, quiet location. Definitely, we would stay here again!!

Hosted by Sarah And Simon

On GalateeJoined in January 2014
Sarah And Simon User Profile
285 Reviews
Sarah And Simon is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We love living on our house boat, meeting visitors and introducing them to London. We very much look forward to meeting you on board Galatée.
Interaction with guests
You will be staying in our houseboat home. We live and work on the other end of the boat. When possible we will be there personally to welcome you and explain everything about life on board Galatée and how the mooring works. If we are home, we love to meet and share a drink or…
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • Parties and events are allowed