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North Kensington/Notting Hill

Big Ben, Houses of Parliament and London Eye (short tube ride)
7 reviews
Big Ben, Houses of Parliament and London Eye (short tube ride)
Victorian townhouse near Notting Hill's Portobello market
Portobello market (3 min walk)
Reception room (28 ft)
Reception room doors to terrace
Large kitchen (30 ft)
Large kitchen - folding sliding doors to garden
back garden
View from top floor front
Street view
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Bedroom 1 (superking bed 6ft wide)
Bathroom 1 as ensuite for bedroom 1 (ensuite double doors open)
Bathroom 1 as family bathroom (using door to hall)
Bedroom 1 antique carved headboard
Bedroom 2 (4ft 6 double)
Bedroom 3 (4ft double)
Bedroom 4 (single with pull-out single underneath)
Bathroom 2
Bedroom 5 (or extends to double)
Holland Park (1 mile)
Kensington Palace in Hyde Park (1.5 miles)
Reception room
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
London, England
Victorian townhouse off Notting Hill's Portobello market; great transport; ideal for families or friends. <BR><BR>Period townhouse 3 mins from Notting Hill's world famous Portobello market - Google it! Fantastic parks, restaurants, cafes, bars, boutiques. Close to tube; easy access to all London's central attractions. 5 bedrooms, large kit, recep rm, 2 roof terraces, garden.<BR><BR>Situated on a quiet residential street, the house is a short stroll to Portobello market, Notting Hill, Holland Park, Hyde Park, Kensington Palace. Short tube/bus rides to Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Street, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Soho, Madame Tussaud's, Chinatown, Covent Garden, Westfield Shopping centre. The transport links are excellent: Ladbroke Grove tube station 5... Read more
About the Owner, Lucy F
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 29 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL288150
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Austin, Texas
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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Reviewed July 27, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We loved staying at the house! The location was convenient to shops and restaurants! The house was very comfortable. The nine of us fit perfectly. There were toys for the children and a small back yard for them to play. The house had everything we needed. The only thing we did not like was the washing machine. We did not...

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to post a review and for your kind comments. We're really glad that you enjoyed your time at the house and were glad to be able to make your stay more enjoyable with the fans. We're sorry that you didnt feel the washing machine was as effective as you'd have liked. With a houseful...


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Troy, New York
1 review
Reviewed April 15, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

This house was just as described and perfect for our extended family group. We loved the decor, sun-filled kitchen and proximity to Portobello Market. The beds and bedding were comfortable and the updated bathrooms more than sufficient for our needs. The easy walk to Ladbroke Grove tube stop made it easy to get anywhere in London or connect to rail...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our London home and we are delighted that the location proved perfect for all family needs. We hope to welcome you all back in the future.


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7 reviews
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Reviewed August 20, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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The house as well as the hosts are really, really amazing!!! We booked the house for 7 nights as extended family (8 people), including little children and elderly persons. The house was comfortable, very spacious, very homey and fully equipped (from coffee to toys for every age). As it is located very central, places of interest can be reached very...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Sep 2, 2017
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Dec 16, 2017
Sept to Dec 2017
3 nights
Dec 17, 2017 -
Jan 6, 2018
Xmas 2017
3 nights
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About the neighborhood
The house is in the Ladbroke Grove/Notting Hill area, famous for its lively Portobello market, diverse population (artists, bankers, politicians and designers all rubbing shoulders) and the Notting Hill Carnival (Europe’s biggest carnival).

All of London’s central attractions within easy reach, e.g. Hyde Park, Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Street, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Soho, Madame Tussaud’s, Chinatown, Covent Garden, Westfield Shopping centre. The nearest tube station is a 5 minute walk from the house, or use the 24-hour taxi services.

Notting Hill’s Portobello market is a 3 minute walk, with hundreds of stalls, antique shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, boutiques, bookshops and the oldest cinema in Britain (complete with leather armchairs and footstools!). The...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Heathrow airport: 10.6 mi
Railway: London Paddington train station: 1.5 mi
Ferry: Southampton or Dover: 64.6 mi
Heathrow airport is the closest airport, with easy links to London Paddington station (take the Heathrow Express – 15 mins from Heathrow to Paddington train station). From Paddington station, take a taxi to the house (15 mins). Alternatively, from Paddington station, take the tube just a few stops (10 mins on the Hammersmith & City or Circle lines) to Ladbroke Grove tube station, which is a short walk from the house (5 mins).
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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