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Cozy quiet London flat

Cozy quiet London flat

2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath

The space

This is a nicely sized studio flat with a very small separate kitchen, which means that you can leave your unwashed dishes in the sink without having to look at them while you’re laying in the couch or in bed (yey!). The flat features two large windows, which allow lots of natural light in; the view is of a pretty and quiet street (a dead end street, so hardly any noise from traffic). The flat is located on a first floor. There is a small flight of stairs to reach it.

The flat has a confortable double bed, which sleeps two people. It also includes a couch; a small folding round table and two chairs; a desk and confortable office chair; a bookshelf and a wardrobe. Although it is a studio flat, the space is organised in a way that creates different areas within the same room: there is the bedroom corner; the living room corner; the study bit and the dining room bit. The toilet is tiny but has the basics including a cubicle shower.

The flat has all the appliances you may need to make your stay confortable, including a microwave oven; a regular oven; an electrical stove; kettle; toaster; and sandwich maker. I have all cooking paraphernalia in case you want to prepare food in the flat. There are two electrical heaters that do the trick on colder London nights.

The flat has free high speed wifi. There is also a TV with DVD player, but no cable or any tv signal for that matter. But then again you’re in London, why would you want to watch TV anyways? You're welcome to browse and watch any dvd of my small collection.

Linen, towels, shower gel, shampoo and tea are included, so no need to worry about any of that.

What are you waiting for? ☺

The flat is very nicely located on busy Holloway Road, but facing the back street, which means that you have the convenience of plenty of stores, restaurants and supermarkets at your doorstep, but you will be staying on a super quiet flat. The best of both worlds! There is a large Waitrose supermarket just a block away and on the next one there is a Morrison’s for a cheaper option. If you dread large supermarkets, there are also smaller Sainsbury’s and a Tesco within the same distance range, plus a 24h mini-market literally five doors down from the building entrance, plus a range of shops, take out restaurants and other restaurants (Turkish, Spanish, Italian, Indian, and many more, including the mandatory fried chicken place or ten!) that I’m sure you will find very convenient!

Holloway tube station, on the Piccadilly line, is just 5 minutes away, so two stops (10mins) from King’s Cross St Pancras and 20mins from Soho and the West End. It also connects directly to Heathrow in about 1h. Highbury and Islington tube and Overground station is 15 minutes walking distance. There are also plenty of buses, including night buses, which will take you to most central London locations.

There are a few London guides and maps in the flat that you are more than welcome to use :)

Amenities

Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Laptop friendly workspace
TV
Shampoo
Essentials

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 11AM

15 Reviews

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Rj User Profile
Rj
May 2016
The flat had everything that I needed: a nice kitchen, clean sheets and towels, a clean bathroom. I enjoyed my stay.

Giulia User Profile
Giulia
April 2018
the house is really close to the metro stop there are shops under the house the area is full of people the house is small but cozy, quiet, equipped and bright
Nuno User Profile
Response from Nuno:
Thanks Giulia! I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay :)
April 2018

Ricardo User Profile
Ricardo
January 2017
Centrally located in Holloway, very close to public transportation. Quiet neighborhood with plenty of shops and eateries in the area. It is a very cozy flat, that is very welcoming after a long day. The bathroom is a bit small for us taller folk, but that is easily overlooked. Ol…

Raquel User Profile
Raquel
October 2016
There is no doubt, the flat of Nuno is cosy and quiet. You will have all the useful things for your stay in this little place well organized. Nice and easy communication with Nuno and a special thanks to Olivier, who was there to give me the keys and practical explanations. The l…

Marco User Profile
Marco
May 2016
Nuno's place is a cozy and tidy flat that has everything you need if you're in London for a visit, both for work or holiday. It is conveniently located very close to a Piccadilly line station, and Holloway Rd. is an always-active street that has 24-hour shops, nice restaurants an…
Nuno User Profile
Response from Nuno:
Thanks Marco! It was lovely to meet you and I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay :)
May 2016

Jose User Profile
Jose
November 2015
It was a great experience! Starting from the attention that we receive from Nuno. He was as clear as helpful with every detail about the flat and indications regarding to how to reach the place. Even if this last was not necessary because the flat is very easy to find and it's in…
Nuno User Profile
Response from Nuno:
Thanks a lot Jose! I'm happy you enjoyed the flat and your stay :) Best wishes Nuno
November 2015

Alice User Profile
Alice
October 2015
We stayed 4 days at Nuno's. The flat was near the tube and bus station and had all the commodities we needed. Nuno was available to answer all our questions and great with our late checkout. If we return to London, Nuno's flat will be our first choice.

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Lisbon, PortugalJoined in September 2011
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Hey there, I'm a laid back Portuguese guy who has travelled the world and plans to travel some more. I've lived in New York and Melbourne, but now happily based in London. So, what are you waiting for? Drop by! :)
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