About this listing
A gorgeous single room with fantastic views of Alexandra Palace in a very well kept house with all mod cons. Five minutes walk from the tube, Bounds Green on the Piccadilly line and Bowes Park on BR, several buses serving various routes.
The house is in a residential road near Durnsford Park where you can go for a jog, play tennis or simply sit outdoors in their lovely cafe watching the world go by.
In the affluent North London locality of Muswell Hill with all the buzz of cafes, restaurants, various shops and an Odeon cinema.
A friendly host who knows the city well and can give you plenty of recommendations and suggestions of what to do near by and far afield.
Clean bedlinen and towels every other week.
No breakfast included but you can use the kitchen for breakfast. There is a microwave for the use of guest and you are welcome to use the kitchen in the evening to warm up things or make snacks.
Their rooms, bathroom, light use of kitchen/dinner, microwave for heating ready meals and snacks etc. but no other cooking, laundry room for guest staying more than a week to use the washing machine/drier once per week.
Interaction with Guests
I am a friendly, helpful person happy to have a chat with guests but very busy during the day with work. I work from home but like the occasional cup of tea or glass of wine.
Very green, a sense of community, safe, lovely parks, great buzz in Muswell Hill with cafes, restaurants, shops, very convenient for transport.
A tube station, Bounds Green on the Picadilly Line, five minutes walk and several buses two minutes away.
Other Things to Note
There is an iron and hair drier for the use of guests.
I work as a childminder and have small groups of children ( 4.30 -6.00 pm) Monday to Thursday, as I work from my family room I ask guest politely to avoid the ground floor area during this time .They are lovely kids and are not allowed in the upstairs area where the bedrooms and bathroom are located.
Considerate, thoughtful guest who take care of the property and conduct
themselves in a polite and respectful manner.
No loud music
No shoes upstairs please leave shoes by front door
Photo Id check on arrival .
No food provided but use of kitchen for your own breakfast, You get some cupboard space and fridge space to keep your things, there is a microwave for the use of guest But no use of cooker. You can use the dishwasher but please leave kitchen as you find it. Kitchen use for breakfast till 10.30 and evening use to be finished by 8.30 pm.
Please don't take food upstairs use the lovely dinning room.
Leave bathroom as you find it.
Use of washing machine, once per week for guest staying more than a week.
This is a very safe neighbourhood but nevertheless guest have to consider security: makes sure that all outside doors and windows are closed when you leave the house.
My house is an ideal place for guest who are busy during the day out and about and want to come to a restful, cosy house. Please note that I dont want to attract guess who want to use their bedroom as a day office. My accommodation will suit; visiting turist, language students and professionals keeping office hours.
Eine wirklich schöne Gegend um seinen Urlaub in London zu planen. In wenigen Minuten war man in der City und an den Sehenswürdigkeiten.
wonderful location! can take tube go there from airport, no change. that's very important if you have big luggage like me.lovely room, beautiful living room and kitchen.the whole house is very clean and comfortable. Carmen and Carlos are very friendly. this room is a good choice for london.
Carmen has high standards - her house and garden are immaculate. She is a welcoming and helpful host. Her home is in a lovely area, not far from bus and tube. Wonderful value. My stay here was a real tonic after 8 weeks of travelling - thanks Carmen!
Had a very pleasant stay at Carmen's flat. The room is cozy, quiet and clean and Carmen very nice and helpful. Highly recommended :)
I really enjoyed staying in Carmen's beautiful house. The room was comfortable, clean and quiet and the house very easy to get to from central London. Carmen was welcoming and helpful throughout. Nice hot water too for a shower. Many thanks Carmen for making this room available through Airbnb!
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About the Host, Carmen
I am a Spanish lady who has been living in London for many years. I think myself as friendly and interesting with many hobbies including theatre, books, cinema, walks and gardens and very importantly good conversation. I am very house proud and love interior design. I will make you feel welcomed and help you with local information and suggestions.