About this listing
Sunny single room in a Victorian house ( built in 1898), with garden in South London, zone 3, close to Brixton , Clapham and Balham.
The bed is very comfortable and has a new mattress, I can provide clean towels . There are several Time Out travel guides to London in the room which you are welcome to use , hairdryer and iron available, there is also a tray with a small kettle, cup and saucer and tea and coffe(URL HIDDEN)Streatham Hill train station is 5 minutes walk, trains go to Victoria and London Bridge and takes about 10 -15 minutes to each one, alternatively Balham underground station on the Northern line is a 10-15 minute walk.
Clapham Junction is 10 minutes away and from here you take the train to almost anywhere including Brighton and Hastings on the south coast.
Brixton is a 10 minute bus ride away and has lot's to offer, the Ritzy Cinema has a cafe, bar and live music, the Hootenanny was voted best live music venue in 2011, the Brixton Academy is another live music venue, there is also the market with the new Brixton village that has lots of cafe's and independent shops.
We are a bus ride away from Chelsea ( about 20/25 minutes, so conveniently placed for the Chelsea Flower Show in May, we are also well placed for the tennis at Wimbledon .
I live with my 19 year old daughter who is studying,
I have an older daughter travelling in India we have a cat.
We love travelling, healthy food, music,( I dj once a month)
We have wifi, 2 toilets, one bathroom, with a shower and bath, and lovely small garden. . .
The kitchen could be used to make light meals, tea and coffee provided but not breakfast, there is an Italian deli just around the corner that sells fresh croissants and pastries, and several supermarkets nearby.
If this room is unavailable for the dates you wish to stay please look at my double room( there is a small fridge in the double room and tea and coffee making facilities)(URL HIDDEN)
We prefer to have female guests.
Guests have access to the kitchen, garden and obviously the bathroom and 2 toilets.
No smoking in the house, although in the garden is fine.
Please take shoes off in the house
The washing machine can be used free of charge once a week.
Bookings only taken from guests who have information about themselves and a photo on their profile.
Only guests that are booked to stay may be at the house, no friends of guests allowed, unless agreed .
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
I have lived in this part of London for 22 years, it is constantly changing and there are always new things to discover.
I have 2 daughters, both at home at the moment. One of my daughters teaches hatha yoga so it would be possible to have yoga classes , while she is here.
We love travelling, healthy food,( we don't eat meat) yoga and music,( I dj regularly).
I have worked in Greece, Israel,France and spent over a year in California , as a family we have been to to India, Cuba, Mexico, New York and different parts of Europe and I have recently been to Rio and Salvador in Brazil, and Jamaica.
I would appreciate a photo and information on guests profiles before taking a booking.