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❤️ St Albans, near Abbey, town/station, double room

SuperhostSt. Albans, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Private room in house hosted by Christina
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath

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Comfortable double room in our Edwardian family home in the historic Roman town of St Albans, Hertfordshire, 20 miles north of London. Located 5 minutes from the St Albans Cathedral & Clocktower, vibrant town centre with market, historic pubs, coffee shops and restaurants. Train journey (18 mins) to Central London/Eurostar, 12 -15 minutes walk to station. Motorways: M1 10mins, M25 21a 10-15 minutes. Luton/ Gatwick Airports easily accessible. We have a 2nd double room also let via Airbnb.

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Please note: Due to Corona we are taking extra steps to clean, sanitise and ventilate between reservations.

All guests are very welcome whether from other parts of the UK on business/leisure or international guests looking for an easy commute to London and beyond.

St Albans is named after the 1st English Saint from the time of the 3rd Century and has a interesting history. A Roman Town which used to house a Benedictine Abbey (now the Cathedral) it has a museum, amphitheatre and hypocaust from Roman Times.

Our house is Edwardian and has original features. This quiet room faces the back of the property and is well appointed with a double bed with comfortable mattress, 100% cotton sheets, comfortable pillows & duvet with additional covers available.

Tea, coffee (organic & decaffeinated), chocolate, milk, water and biscuits are provided and refreshed daily.
‘ You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me’ ( C S Lewis)

Smart TV provided and the bookcase is stocked including guide books about the area and London. Desk space is available on request and reliable/quick wi-fi on tap. Egyptian towels are offered - the bathroom is shared with other guests. When it’s hot there is a powerful cooling fan which guests tell us they appreciate!

Guest access
Work desk available on request. Washing machine/dryer/iron and use of fridge, microwave and freezer available on request. Shared bathroom with any other guests including bath & shower. Unlimited hot water is available

Front door key and room keys are available on arrival. You can lock your room (if you want to) and have easy access to come and go as you please

Other things to note
Although we are in the Conservation Area with restricted parking, parking tickets are available free of charge from us and street parking places can usually be found easily. If you require off street parking, there are several very local car parks available.

Harry Potter Studios (Warner Bros) is approx 20 mins by road away. We are told it’s a great visit but remember ‘Draco Dormiens Nunguem Titilladus’ - ‘ ‘Never tickle a sleeping dragon’!

Univ of Hertfordshire is about 15 mins by car or an easy bus journey

Please note we do not offer breakfast, but our guests enjoy the coffee shops just 2 minutes walk away.
Comfortable double room in our Edwardian family home in the historic Roman town of St Albans, Hertfordshire, 20 miles north of London. Located 5 minutes from the St Albans Cathedral & Clocktower, vibrant town centre with market, historic pubs, coffee shops and restaurants. Train journey (18 mins) to Central London/Eurostar, 12 -15 minutes walk to station. Motorways: M1 10mins, M25 21a 10-15 minutes. Luton/ Gatwic… read more

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Bedroom 1
1 double bed

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St. Albans, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Our house is located in the Conservation Area of St Albans near to the Abbey, Clocktower, main shops, market, Verulam Park & Lake and famous local pubs e.g. the Olde Fighting Cocks & The Six Bells. The local sports centre is c. 15 minutes walk away including pool, gym and other amenities and the park is available for walkers and runners. The 1930s style famous Odyssey Cinema is 10 minutes walk showing a variety of films daily - worth a visit! St Albans is a very safe city and our property is very safe and secure.
Our house is located in the Conservation Area of St Albans near to the Abbey, Clocktower, main shops, market, Verulam Park & Lake and famous local pubs e.g. the Olde Fighting Cocks & The Six Bells. The local…

Hosted by Christina

Joined in February 2018
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I live in St Albans and often use Airbnb myself when travelling. I love having visitors and enjoy meeting people from different places and cultures. I’m told I have a lively personality and sense of humour!
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I work from home so around and available to meet, greet and help guests on arrival. I have lived in the area for many years and can advise on the best restaurants/pubs and travelling locally or into London. Very familiar with London sightseeing - can help you plan trips out and can advise on train/bus times.
I work from home so around and available to meet, greet and help guests on arrival. I have lived in the area for many years and can advise on the best restaurants/pubs and travell…
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Checkout: 10:00 AM
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
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