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Delightful and cosy apartment 0.2miles to Kensington High Street tube station.

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
London, England
This is a bright and sunny apartment right in the heart of Kensington perfect for families visiting London. The magnificent Hyde Park is just across the road with fascinating Kensington Palace and Gardens, not to mention the vast array of shops and restaurants right on your doorstep! Modern furnishings decorated in cool tones. Modern furnishings decorated in cool tones. A third floor walk up (approx. 46 steps), two bedroom and one bathroom apartment. WiFi available, no lift and strictly non smoking. The flat is positioned back away from the high street down a pedestrianised walk way with double glazing in all rooms. The master bedroom (approximately 12 x 10 feet) has a UK King size bed (150x200cm) and built-in cupboards. The second bedroom is peaceful and quiet and has a standard double bed (135x190cm). Both bedrooms are to the back of th... Read more
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Languages spoken: English
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Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 4.4 / 5.0
Based on 146 reviews and 107 properties
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Uli J
Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 14, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

The first impression was the horrible smell that greeted us in the stairwell of this third floor walk up flat. The carpetis disgusting and damp and reeks of mould and mildew. Yes, the building is old, but it need not be dirty! There is no lift, so after lugging our suitcases up three flights of stairs, we opened the door to a tiny little flat (barelybig enough for 2 adults, might be able to squeeze small child in), which was obviously a cheap redo and had uneven, sloping floors throughout. The kitchen is equipped with all necessities, but unfortunately had all kinds of left-over opened, uneaten food items from previous guests. The cutlery and dishes needed to be washed before use as they were all quite dusty and spotted. The bathroom was so small that the door did not open fully because it bumped into the sink, which sort of hovered next to the toilet. The door also did not close properly because it was an ill-fitted door and scraped on the floor tiles. The shower head leaked more...

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Dear Uli, We were very sorry to hear that your stay at our Kensington High Street property was less than expected and we hope we succeeded in remedying what we could when you informed us. We do encourage our guests to inform us of any issues or any questions as soon as they arise, and had you made us aware...


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Reviewed April 5, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

Beautiful apartment. Comfortable beds, nice kitchen, excellent location. Enough room for a family of four. Hfh is easy to work with online and very responsive. Would definitely stay here again.

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  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
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About the neighborhood
Kensington is a charming residential area. You are moments from Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, Kensington Palace and the Royal Albert Hall. South Kensington and its museums are also a short distance away. You will be spoilt for choice with restaurants, bars and shops along Kensington High Street. Don’t forget to visit the Whole Foods Market a two minute walk away for a fantastic range of natural and organic products!
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