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Fraser Residence Blackfriars

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Fraser Residence Blackfriars is a well-designed modern residence comprising twelve beautifully finished luxury apartments situated in the heart of the City of London. Each apartment has been cleverly designed to create light and airy living spaces, with views over a tranquil ancient tree lined city courtyard. The accommodation features the latest in room technology, superior architectural detailing, luxury fixtures and fittings and the finest Italian designer furniture.Fraser Residence Blackfriars could not be closer to many of the world’s leading Fortune 500 companies. The property is located on a site of great historical interest adjacent to Playhouse Yard, the former site of Shakespeare’s Winter Theatre, which was originally a Dominican monastery called ‘Blackfriars Monastery’ due to the black robes worn by the Dominican monks or friars. The pulsating area offers a wealth of cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques along with wonderful historical pubs such as ‘The Blackfriar’, an Arts and Crafts architectural gem, which is considered to be one of the City’s finest public houses.Fraser Residence Blackfriars is the perfect extended stay solution for relocation, training or working on location in the centre of London. St Paul’s Cathedral, the Tate Modern, the Millennium Bridge and River Thames are only a stone’s throw away from this stunning new development. ‘Blackfriars’ underground station, which is serviced by the District and Circle lines, and National Rail, with a direct connection to London Gatwick Airport, are only a three minute walk from the residence. Numerous day and night bus routes pass close to the site and car parking facilities are available nearby.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Luxury
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
184Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
29Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile in the world, the financial district known simply as “The City” is one of London's most historic and fascinating neighborhoods. Here high rise office towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually every era in between, including Christopher Wren's glorious St.Paul's Cathedral, and John Soane's dauntingly classicist Bank of England. This neighborhood is also home to some of the finest restaurants and plushest hotels in Europe, in addition to an assortment of watering holes, upscale shops, and Tube stations. During the week, the City is abuzz with white collar workers going about their business; the weekend sees this area turn into a quiet haven for sightseers.
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Upon arrival, there was confusion about how to get checked-in and even how to get into the building.

I was not sent documentation that would given me the info I needed; however, the phone number on the door gave me access to a representative who helped me in the process. There
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Response from VincentGerighty, General Manager at Fraser Residence Blackfriars
Responded Jul 26, 2017
Dear Mr Hawkins We are sorry that you had a poor experience at this property and we are taking steps to rectify the issues mentioned. The check in process was not as it should have been as the travel agent that made your booking were not responding to us. This meant that the normal documents and guides were not placed in your apartment as we were not expecting you to check in. Our Receptionist did mention this to you upon your arrival and offered to assist with this. You have mentioned that you are unlikely to come back to London however if you do , please do contact us so we can take care of your booking and make up for your experience.
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I was here for a week in Oct 2015. I must say i quite liked the place and the location is not bad!
I mean some can complain about the narrow street entry or possibly a lack of view but i felt like i have been a part of central London forever while staying in a place like this. I
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I booked Blackfriars as it is close to my office and I was going to be working late for a couple of nights. I was pleasantly surprised with the decoration of the apartment. A lot of serviced apartments have tired decor but this looked fresh and bright. The sitting room was a grea
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I chose to stay here as I was tired of the hotel atmosphere.
What I liked about the apartment was that it was modern, comfortable bed, fully equipped and neat.
Downsides were: Unstable internet connection, the shower only worked on 1 temperature which was HOT, there were a few
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Response from Jens H, Front Office Manager at Fraser Residence Blackfriars
Responded Dec 12, 2013
Dear Saffachapter, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We value your feedback and all the departments have been made aware of your comments. It has become apparent there was an issue with the internet line throughout the building, which has now been fixed. Our maintenance and housekeeping departments have also rectified your other comments. I apologise that you thought the area was too noisy. I am glad that you liked the decor of the apartment and that the bed was comfortable for you. We pride ourselves on the furnishings in our apartments. If you wish to discuss your stay further please do not hesitate to contact me. Kind regards,
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Stayed Tuesday-Thursday on business. No problems with travel via taxis/tube but yes it is in a pedestrianised area. Plentry of pubs and restaurants keeping City time (busy lunchtimes and early evening, quiet at weekends). M&S at St Paul's perfect for stocking up. Any queries just
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Response from Jens H, Front Office Manager at Fraser Residence Blackfriars
Responded Jun 17, 2013
Dear SCMarshall, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that we can welcome you back to one of our properties soon. Kind regards,
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"Avoid Apt 2 at all costs."
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United KingdomEnglandLondonCity of London
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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