Peaceful canal-side room w/pvt bath, 15 mins from City centre
|Address||Tramway Court, E1 4RR London, United Kingdom|
|Property type||Private room|
|Response time||A few hours|
|Calendar updated||4 days ago|
We live in a new development on the first floor (no lift/elevator) with open plan living space, two bedrooms (one will be yours), two bathrooms (one will be yours), a fully fitted kitchen to which you’ll have total access and a balcony overlooking the canal.
Be lulled asleep by the sound of water falling over Jonson lock and wake up to homemade jam and crumpets.
Your hosts pride themselves in offering bespoke guidance to ensure a memorable visit to London and their home.
We're located in Zone 2, and a nine minute walk from Mile End Underground Station, along side the delightful Mile End Park.
This station is serviced by three different tube lines, a 15 minute ride to the city centre and a 5 minute ride to Westfield Shopping Centre in Stratford.
We are offering to share our beautiful home with like-minded people.
This is a friendly household that will leave you to do your own thing but also is happy to give any directions or info you may need to ensure your stay is perfect.
Amenities nearby include breakfast Cafes, take away or delivery shops, supermarkets & good restaurants, all within a ten-minute walk radius.
We offer a spacious, modern and quiet room with a very comfortable double bed, wardrobe and writing desk.
There’s a window seat overlooking the Regent’s canal in the room, where you can be lulled in the summer by the falling waters of Johnston Lock.
You’ll have access to your own spacious private bathroom furnished with a bath or shower. Towels, bed linen, hair straightener and hair dryer are provided. Internet wireless connection is available and free. There's even a Luggage Scale to make sure you're not over the limit after your shopping sprees.
Self-service breakfast is with cereal, eggs, crumpets, fresh bread, jam or marmalade, choice of juices and coffee or tea. Please let us know your preferences.
Smoking is allowed ONLY on the balcony.
We have a privileged view of Canary Wharf, the Regent’s canal and that of the communal gardens. We’re located in Stepney, a multicultural part of London that has seen a lot of regeneration thanks to its proximity to the Olympic site.
We are three minutes away from Mile End Park and a 10 minute walk from the nearest Tube station, offering great transport links on the Central, Hammersmith & City and District lines.
There are also good 24 hour transport connections to central London, with the 25 and the 205 buses taking you there in about forty minutes.
Some examples of journey times from our home via the Underground:
4 mins to Stratford Olympic Park and Westfield, Europe's largest shopping centre
7 mins to Liverpool Street Station
15 mins to Tottenham Court Road, Soho, West End Theatres
17 min to Oxford Circus Shopping capital of Europe Oxford Street Bond Street
20 mins to Kings Cross St Pancras International Eurostar
27 mins to Victoria Station
Heathrow Airport 1h 25m
Stansted Airport 1h 15m
Gatwick Airport 50m
Luton Airport 1h 15m
You could also explore the wide network of canals by walking or cycling to see a different side of London. To roam along East London’s historic canal network is to unlock a tranquil world only yards from the bustle of this fantastic city.
Some attractions within close reach are: Shoreditch, Brick Lane London's best Asian food district also renowned for its bars and nightclubs, Canary Wharf, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, River Thames cruises, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Jack the Ripper tours, the HMS Belfast, Monument, London Dungeon, Bank of England Museum, Southwark Cathedral, Barbican, St Paul's Cathedral, Tate Modern Museum, Globe Theatre, Southbank, London Aquarium and the London Eye.
There's no cleaning fee but there will be a refundable £20 cash deposit on the house key upon arrival.
House rulesThere's no cleaning fee but we would like you to be a bit tidy.
There will be, however, a £20 cash refundable deposit on the house key.
It is our wish that you feel at home when you stay with us, we will leave you to do your own thing but also we are happy to give any directions info you may need to ensure your stay is perfect.
Smoking is only allowed on the balcony.
Check in and Check out time can be negotiated.
Other than that No rules!
|Maximum nights||3 weeks|
|Check-in after||2 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||11 AM|
Reviews of this property
This is my second experience with Wimdu and it was a great one. Wimdu can be prod to have hosts like Bernard and Michael. They are fantastic!!!! There home is your home, you are staying in a very pretty room with your own private and absolutely clean bathroom with all facilities like towls, showergel, hair dryer and so on. Bernard and Michael are fantastic and lovely hosts, they give us a lot of advice to explore the city. Michael, we loved our crumpets in the morning on top your homemade jam! The flat is located in a good area with nice restaurants and near to tube and bus stations. Thank you for everything!! Hope to see you again!!! Warm regards!
Sabine and Claudia
A delightful place to stay in a varied and interesting area. Bernard was the consummate host: helpful and clear. Both host were friendly and easy to communicate with. A cosy, homey ( in the best sense) room with lovely views and every amenity. An excellent London location.
Excellent accommodations. Bernard did provide us with great tips and pointing out all kinds of fun possibilities of London. All in all an excellent place for a visit of several days to London.
Prima onderkomen. Bernard wist ons te voorzien van goede tips en te wijzen op allerlei leuke mogelijkheden van Londen.
Al met al een prima adres voor een bezoek van enkele dagen aan Londen.
We were guests of Bernard and Michael and everything 'was really good. The location, the 'house and especially the kindness and availability' of the owners. Appartameno clean and tidy and the breakfast choice. And 'certainly our desire to return for future views in London. Highly recommended.
Siamo stati ospiti di Bernard e Michael e tutto e' stato veramente ottimo. La locazione, l' abitazione e soprattutto la gentilezza e la disponibilita' dei proprietari.
Appartameno pulito ed ordinato e per la colazione vasta scelta. E' senz'altro nostro desiderio ritornarvi per future viste a Londra. Consigliatissimo.
It was a short, but tremendous stay! We were in London for the concert of The Rolling Stones, but thanks to the guiding of Bernard we have met a little piece of London too. Really a fantastic experience.
Bernard and Michael were fantastic hosts, gave great advice on the best local restaurants, and travel tips that only a local would know. Their apartment is stylish with lots of interesting art and plants .Our room was well equipped with a very comfortable bed -overlooking the canal ensured a good nights sleep. We would certainly recommend staying with them.
ps. you can feed the ducks as well !!
Bernard and Michael are most welcoming and it was a joy to stay in their comfortable, well situated and beautifully appointed home. Bernard delights in seeking out top tips for travel/activities/general London ideas and nothing was too much trouble for him. At the same time, we never felt anything other than completely relaxed and free to do our own thing. This is a tricky balance for a host to strike and Bernard and Michael manage it perfectly - they are ideal hosts! We also very much enjoyed and appreciated the eclectic mix of art, objects, fixtures, fittings and plants in the flat! A stay here, in our opinion, is far superior to a hotel or traditional B&B and having one's own bathroom is the icing on the cake. We'd highly recommend a sty in this flat to anyone seeking peace and quiet with great connections to the city.
Super place to stay! Bernard and Michael are very friendly, kind and helpful. Through their valuable tips and suggestions, our holiday great and we have become a 'real' London seen. It's a short walk to the tube, but from there a good connection to the center.
Super plek om te verblijven!!
Bernard en Michael zijn erg vriendelijk, lief en behulpzaam.
Door hun waardevolle tips en suggesties, is onze vakantie geweldig geworden en hebben we ook een 'echter' Londen gezien.
Het is wel een stukje lopen naar de Tube, maar vandaar uit een prima verbinding naar het centrum.
Bernard and Micheal were perfect hosts for us :) They answered every question had lovley ideas, what you can do if you are in London.
The room is lovley. If i will do B&B again in London i wouldnt think a minute where to book just book again at their flat :)
Bernard and Michael were so accommodating, fun and thoughtful. They always had advice if we needed it, and were so knowledgeable about lovely London. The flat was charming, clean, comfortable and welcoming. Their personalities made us feel even more at home. We can't thank them enough for making our trip so wonderful. if anyone is going to stay in london for vacation, we very highly recommend staying here. We guarantee that you will leave with a smile on your face, and London in your heart.
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