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Lovely Tower Bridge Apartment with Balcony

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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
London, England
Nestled between the two financial districts (City of London and Canary Wharf) on the North side of the Thames River, the apartment offers the best of both worlds – close proximity to the action but without all the noise that’s usually associated with city life. The building is situated on a quiet one-way street, and the bedrooms are at the rear of the property facing onto a converted church (now used for a children's day care centre) Meaning there are no noisy bells to disturb your Sunday morning lie-in. :) Fully furnished with all utensils, linens and everything you’ll need for your stay – just bring your suitcases!

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• Two king bedrooms + option for additional beds depending on your group size -please ask for availability and fees
• Two bathrooms (on...
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Listing #HL177515
About the Owner
Rachel B
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
When you make an enquiry through the website about your dates, I'll send you lots more information so you can get a really good feel for the apartment, and once you've booked the apartment I send full directions on how to reach it from wherever you're travelling. Full directions on how to reach the apartment will be provided once you have booked.
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here with my husband and 14 year old son. The flat is nicely furnished and had everything we needed. We stayed in the middle of a heatwave and although as is typical in England, the flat had no A/C there was a nice...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank BeverleyG338
FarAway302231, VR Owner at Lovely Tower Bridge Apartment with Balcony, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you for your review! We love to host, as it gives us the opportunity to provide a home away from home to our guests. The apartment is very centrally located and we provide all the information and amenities you need to enjoy your time...More

Reviewed April 7, 2018

This is a first rate apartment it has plenty of room two good sized bedrooms and Bathrooms spacious living area and a balcony stayed here with Wife and three teenagers plenty of room and not easy access to most of London highly recommend thisMore

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank andrewdevere
Management response:Responded April 11, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay :) If you think this apartment has plenty of room next time you visit you have to try the roof terrace! It is huge and perfect...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely apt with convenient access to public transportation. We appreciated the good communication with Rachel before our trip to London and also the many maps,information and recommendations that she had in the apt when we arrived. The apt was exactly as advertised and quite comfortable...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Pat r
Management response:Responded April 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, it is always nice to know our guests enjoyed their stay! People can’t usually see it but behind the scenes there is a team working hard every day to make our guests feel comfortable...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Available for your use is a 40 inch TV, VCR, DVD and CD player, as well as a number of books, guides and other helpful information to make your stay in the city as enjoyable as possible. Free Wi-Fi is also provided. The apartment has access to a communal roof terrace with great views over the rooftops of the city - Tower Bridge in one direction, and Canary Wharf in the other. It's the perfect setting for a few quiet moments contemplating life whilst looking across the rooftops of London.

The property has wooden floors throughout (except for the double bedrooms which have gorgeous soft carpet) and has a homely and contemporary feel. It is light and spacious, and each room is equipped with double bed, large wardrobe, chest of drawers, and other amenities to make your stay comfortable...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    2 Queens
    1 Full
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Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Standard exit cleaning: $94 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $441 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
You can't get closer to the action than this apartment in Tower Hill! The perfect location makes access to Tower Bridge, the Tower of London (Crown Jewels) and the Thames River easy to reach.

The apartment is situated on a quiet one-way street but is just around the corner from hundreds of shops, supermarkets, restaurants, cafes, gyms, parks, tennis courts and other fitness facilities all within a short walking distance.

Also nearby:
Monument (Great Fire of London)
City Hall
Bank (of England)
Spitalfields Markets
Brick Lane
HMS Belfast (for all those interested in naval history!)
Tobacco Dock (exhibition centre)
ExCel centre
Olympics Sporting Arena
Getting around
The apartment is located about a 5-6 minute walk from the local metro/subway station – Tower Hill, which is in Zone 1 (the most central area) on the Circle (yellow) and District (green) lines. There are also lots of bus connections going into the City of London, as well as buses to take you to Fleet Street, Oxford Street and beyond. Canary Wharf is also conveniently accessed either by DLR (overground train) or the bus, or a leisurely stroll along the Thames riverfront.
If you really want to live like a local, there is always the option of hiring one of the thousands of blue 'Boris' bikes available in the city centre - there are three bike docking stations just around the corner!
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: City of London: 6.8 mi
Railway: Liverpool Street: 1.0 mi
The apartment is easy to reach whether you're coming from any number of stations/airports:

City Airport - take the DLR straight to Tower Gateway and then it's a 5 minute walk (total journey approx 30 minutes)
Stansted Airport - take the train to Liverpool Street and then a taxi (6 minutes) or take the no. 100 bus (8 minutes) to the apartment (total journey approx 40 minutes)
Heathrow - tube to Tower Hill and then it's a 5 minute walk to the apartment (total journey approx 1hr 15 mins)
Gatwick - take the train to London Bridge and then either bus (12 minutes) or taxi (10 minutes) (total journey approx 45 minutes)
Kings Cross/St Pancras (Eurostar) - take the tube to Tower Hill (20 minutes) or a taxi (20 minutes)

All times are approximate, as London traffic can be quite unpredi...
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