About this listing
lovely central london home, extremely comfortable furnished with a mix of high quality beds and furniture, with antiques and pictures, this makes an ideal central london home from home. With its own front door, it over privacy and convince.
2 bed flat with own entrance close to victoria station, at Garden (basement)level of a Georgian town house, 5 mins walk to the gatwick express, victoria coach station, bus terminal, and circle/district/victoria line tubes.
PLEASE NOTE this is in a conversion of 19th century house, and in a terrace, it is at times possible to hear others in the building.
PLEASE NOTE The price of a hotel stay in London rose by 9 per cent during the first half of this year, to an average price of £127 for £13 more you get 2 bedrooms, a living room and a kitchen..... this is exceptional value for the area.
10 mins walk to Buckingham Place, 15 mins walk to the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben.
2 bed flat, some outside seating, very quiet location, sitting room, fully equipped kitchen, happy to accommodate children and pets. weekly clueing,meet and greeter at Victoria if required.
Pimlico is amazingly well connected, there are lots of local restaurants, shops, supermarkets, everything you need is on your door step,
the flat is very comfortably furnished, with a mix of family heirlooms and item to make it feel homely. There are 10 steps down to the flat, these can be slippery in the rain so please be careful.
very good beds, pillows, duvets,
when you book the flat, we introduce you to Sarah who will arrange to meet you, she manages the property, and will show you around,
please let us know if there anything you need us to prepare for you?
twin bedroom and double bedroom. sitting room. The flat is set as a double and a twin, IF you would like us to set it up as a double and a super king there is a charge of £25 PLEASE NOTE: there is breakfast table, but the room is primarily set up as a sitting room/tv room NOT a dining room. We have had guests who expected a dining area, but at this price point in the location you are getting a lot of space for these fees, BUT please note this is NOT dining room/sitting room.
Interaction with Guests
we give you our contact details when you book, but please remember this is not a hotel, its a house, so unless there is an emergency you are expected to be self reliant. we do not book you out, you lock the door and leave the key behind, if you wish you see you out please let us know, there is a charge for this.once on booking we like you to email us through your regular email, i then e-introduce you to sarah who will be looking after you. PLEASE NOTE there is a £45 fee if you arrive after 9pm as sarah needs to take a taxi home, we do not add this fee on airbnb as it between you and sarah, but please be aware that this is the situation
Other Things to Note
PLEASE NOTE some of the FURNTURE IS ANTIQUE, there seems to be some confusion with this, this means the furniture is old, that what ANTIQUE is, if you require super smart, modern living, our style is NOT for you, so please enjoy a stylish environment, but do not book us if you expect antique to mean NEW! late book in is charged please see "interaction with guests" Sarah who meets your lives a way from the property so after 9pm you need to pay for her taxi at £45.
WE have removed the antique beds and sofa and arm chair, they were proving too challenging for some guests, so they have been replaced with new, high quality fittings
I am delighted to share my london home with people while i am working away, please respect it, as it is my house, but also please make your self and home and enjoy the place. We try and make you stay as much as a home away from home as possible, please try and be as punctual with your arrivals as possible we have had a few problems with very late arrivals which is unfair on Sarah who waits for you to arrive.
due to some very poor mannered people (one who left sarah waiting 8 hours for them) we now a lot 1 hour from the time you give us for you arrival, after this time we charge £20 an hour waiting time. Also early check in and late check out can be arranged by we now have a fee for this. we charge £45 if you arrive after 9pm in the evening, late book out is charged at £30 as need to get an extra cleaner in for turn around, we also do not allow people to sleep on the sofa, the flat is advertised for 4 people, 2 per bedroom. We can supply extra bedding and a put you up or cot for an additional £25
we email you our terms so this is all very clear.
PLEASE NOTE, only the very basic of items are supplied, we have tried supplying more things in the past but this unfortunately was abused, so now we do not supply anything at the flat. we do offer you a pre arrival shopping service, if you would like more details please let us know.
we also no longer recommend restaurants/trips/attractions, we have made recommendations in the past that we then had complaints about.