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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England
Welcome to our beautiful apartment based at Apsley Lock marina with stunning canal views. Suitable for professionals/couples or families, We want to make sure you have everything you need to enjoy your trip, so we have included lots of extras to make the apartment feel warm and welcoming, a home from home. We have recently re-decorated our apartment to a high standard and included new furnishings, carpets in the bedrooms, new beds, luxury bedding/towels and kitchen appliances plus a new smart TV and wireless internet. We also have NOW tv movie channels as well as the sports channels. The main bedroom has a kingsize bed with en-suite, whilst the 2nd double bedroom has 2 single beds which can be zipped together to form a super kingsize bed. We also have 1 folding guest bed, suitable for a child/teenager. I can also provide a cot/high... Read more
Listing #HL8689872
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2017
Interaction with guests
We will meet you at the apartment to hand over the keys, show you how everything works and then leave you in peace to enjoy your stay but if you need any assistance we will be a phone call away
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

This apartment is fantastic! The decor is beautiful, it's equipped with everything you could need, it's spotlessly clean and the beds are comfy. The location is great too: 20 mins from Luton airport and 15 mins from the Harry Potter studio tour. To visit cental...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank SteveH_404
Sue R, VR Owner at LOCAL TO HARRY POTTER 15 MINS & EUSTON LONDON IN 30 MINS. IDEAL FOR FAMILIES., responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thanks Steve for the fantastic review. We hope you and your family come to see us again. Was a pleasure to have met you all.

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The apartment was very well equipped and in a pleasant location by the canal, in easy reach of local amenities. Our host was friendly and professional and made sure we had all the information we needed.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank MsPEH
Sue R, VR Owner at LOCAL TO HARRY POTTER 15 MINS & EUSTON LONDON IN 30 MINS. IDEAL FOR FAMILIES., responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thank you for your review. So glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

We found this place delightful. A great location. Loved the canal and boats. The apartment was clean and beautifully set up. Suited our family very well. Sue is a great host. We would definitely choose to stay again if we have the opportunity.

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank brionyh736
Management response:Responded November 4, 2017

Thank you Briony for the great review and so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again. Regards sue

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Although we want you to enjoy yourselves our apartment is in a quiet residential area and there can be ABSOLUTELY no parties, shouting or loud music Failure to follow these...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Queen
    1 King
    1 Twin
    1 Crib
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About the neighborhood
Within walking distance, there are vibrant restaurants (including vegetarian, Italian and Indian) or perhaps you would prefer to try the Paper Mill pub/restaurant and sample some real ales with warm log fires and an outdoor terrace. Also local to Moor Park restaurant.
For the more adventurous you have the Snow Centre at Hemel Hempstead, with the largest ski lesson slope in the UK and a 160m main slope. You can try your hand at skiing or snowboarding or how about hiring an electric bike and touring our beautiful countryside. Gadebridge park comes highly recommended, with beautiful gardens, crazy golf and a splash park coming soon. If you are interested in historical buildings, we are located close to Knebworth House/Hatfield House.
Getting around
Also local is Warner Bros Studio , The Making of Harry Potter explore the magic of Harry Potter, (we do recommend booking in advance) which includes tours of behind-the-scenes costume and props located at the studios where it was filmed. Fancy seeing wildlife, try Whipsnade zoo approx 8 miles away, with over 3300 unique animals in one of the largest conservation parks in Europe. Something for the family, we recommend Chiltern open air museum, with over 45 acres to run around and explore. With over 30 rescued historic buildings on display including an iron age house. There are lots of activities on weekly, so please check in advance. Local to Jarman Square leisure complex, inc's cinema, gym, ice skating, restaurants (1.5 mile)
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How to get there
Railway: Apsley railway station : 0.3 mi
From M25, exit junction 21 M1 North
Exit M1 junction 8 A414 towards Hemel Hempstead
At the 5th roundabout take the 1st exit, Lawn Lane and head south east for approx 1 mile until you come to another roundabout
At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Belswains Lane and continue to head south east for another mile.
Turn right into Mulready Walk, then 1st left into Evans Wharf.
Take first right into the car park and head towards the far end. You can park anywhere in that area.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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