About this listing
Great location 4min walk to world famous Portobello market, travel links Heathrow & Eurostar 40min Tube ride, Hire bikes on doorstep, convenient for everything London has to offer. This is my London home, a large 560ft²/52m² open-plan studio style basement flat with south-facing terrace garden as pictured. Small double bed +a JayBe deluxe folding guest bed. Private entrance with simple to use security hatch, descending stairs SEE PHOTOS.
Cozy & comfortable with reliable WiFi. Decor includes my collection of vintage/antique tribal rugs & indigenous artifacts from travels. Mahogany furniture mixed with 1960s pieces, antique French radiators, natural fabrics, reclaimed solid oak floor. Ecotricity green energy. old Victorian 1870 building.
Entrance Security-hatch (see photo) kept padlocked when out - custom built by Iranian engineer for 52kg female - hollow frame/cantilever - lighter than your luggage and easy to use for anyone who can bend and lift. will show you how.
1 x 6'3" x 4' double Murphy wall-bed orthopedic mattress. 1 x single Jay-Be 'deluxe' folding bed with spring mattress. Down feather & Synthetic duvets, Swiss memory-foam & feather pillows. Egyptian cotton sheets.
Hans Grohe thermostatic shower, constant hot water, bath tub, heated towel rail. Hairdryer & toiletries.
Compact kitchen includes cafetiere (french press), Italian percolator, Ibrik (Arabic coffee)
'My Beautiful Launderette' the setting for Hanif Kureishi's movie is 3mins around the corner. Detergent provided. Service washes available before 10am from Christine or Sheila.
Travel adaptors. Apple USB plugs.
Teas: regular & herbal & coffee. Buy your own choice of milk.
Flat manual with maps & info
Interaction with guests
Am contactable via these Airbnb messages boxes during your stay. Some Airport lifts poss - ask in advance 1st.
Tubes: WESTBOURNE PARK ROAD 6min. NOTTING HILL 12min
Buses to Oxford St, Soho, Covent Garden & West End theatres, 27 to Westfield Shopping Centre, 31 to Camden Market, 52 to High St Kensington, Knightbridge, Hyde Park & Victoria.
British Rail: Paddington for Heathrow Express 25min, Victoria for Gatwick Express, Euston, King's Cross St Pancreas for Eurostar 30min
Cycle hire / docking bays on doorstep
Always padlock security hatch when out.
Airbnb booked guests only - unsuitable for entertaining.
Remove shoes indoors.
You know the score - please respect my home & privacy as if it were yours, keep it clean & tidy, ventilate bathroom, open a window daily for fresh air.
Be comfortable & enjoy your stay - thanks
hi, my place is rented when I'm away. keep it real - check full description, photos, amenities, house rules - make sure it's right for you.
Motorbiker beach baby from Wales Pembrokeshire National Coastal Park. Hands more than full organising annual Independent Indigenous Film Festival. Love nature, travelling, arts... visited, road-tripped, sometimes lived at (lol not in this order)... Australia, Belgium, Burma, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Canary Isles, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran during Iraq war, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Morocco, Nepal, Pakistan, Phillipines, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, +3 road trips West Coast/mid-USA... welcome guests from everywhere, always love to learn more about the world.