Comfy Clean On Budget (16)
|Address||Ferry Street, E14 3DT London, United Kingdom|
|Property type||Private room|
|Response time||1 day|
The house: this is a three level town house. Ms Yang the host lives in the house.
The room: this guest room can sleep upto 3 people, ideally suited to 2, there is a bunk bed and a single bed. Room is about 20 Sq meters. 3 writing desks with storage. It's on the 1st floor of the house, next to the family bathroom.
The bathroom is modern bright with power shower over bath. Toilet and basin.
There is also a shower/toilet available on the ground floor for guests.
Decor: clean, modern decoration, simple, functional, comfortable, bathrooms and open plan kitchen.
Facilities: fully functioning kitchen, washing machine, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, kettle, cooking pans, plates.
The host Ms Yang has requested that guests do not cook meals in her kitchen. Guests are welcome to making toasts, tea/coffee, refreshments or using the microwave.
Free fast WIFI through out the house.
Car parking: available onsite.
Clean bedding and towels: all provided for guests, you are welcome to bring your own. But please don't expect hotel style towels, as this is a private home and we do our own washing and we don't throw away perfectly functioning towels. If you are fussy about towels, please bring your own to avoid any issues.
The building: this is a very secure and large private luxury complex with CCTV all round, landscaped garden, warden, located next to the river Thames, opposite Greenwich park.
Local attractions: Greenwich park is 15min walk, Canary Wharf is about 20min walk or 5min on the DLR. Olympic Stadium in Stratford is 18min on the subway. The O2 concert stadium is also nearby. There are many green parks and shops, restaurants within easy travel distance. There is a small mini market 3min away or an ASDA/Walmart superstore 15min walk.
GETTING TO THE HOUSE: ISLAND GARDENS Station
from HEATHROW AIRPORT:
About 10 miles East of central London.
by underground (1hr.30min) take Piccadilly Line(dark blue colour on tube map) change at Green Park for Jubilee Line(grey colour) going eastbound towards North Greenwich. Second change at Canary Wharf for Dockland Light Railway, going towards Lewisham.
by Heathrow Express train (15-20mins) to Paddington Rail Station. From Paddington Station by underground take Bakerloo Line (brown colour) change at Waterloo for Jubilee Line (grey colour) going towards Canary Wharf. Final change take DLR train heading for Lewisham and stop at Island Gardens.
from STANSTED AIRPORT:
about 35 miles north-east of central London.
by Standsted Express (45-50mins) to Liverpool Street Rail Station. From Liverpool Street Station by underground, take Central Line(red colour) change at Bank Station for DLR towards Lewisham, get off at Island Gardens.
from GATWICK AIRPORT:
about 30 miles south of central London.
by Gatwick Express or Southern Rail (30-35mins) to Victoria Rail Station.
From Victoria Station by underground take Circle/District Line( green/yellow colour) change at Tower Gateway for DLR towards Lewisham. Get off at Island Gardens.
from LUTON AIRPORT:
by First Capitol Connect rail from Luton Parkway train station (25-30mins) to King's Cross St.Pancras International.
by Bus Green Lines & Easy Bus company (50-55mins) to Baker street station.
From Baker street station take Jubilee Line(grey colour) going eastbound towards Canary Wharf, change for Dockland Light Railway, going towards Lewisham.
The host: Ms Yang is a very generous and helpful host. She is a specialist research nurse and is home late most of the evenings.
|Price for > 2 guests||$ 21 US per guest/night extra|
|Check-in after||On arrangement|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||On arrangement|
Apartment very well and very nice Hui.
Appartement très bien et Hui très sympa.
We had a very enjoyable stay here! 5 good friends on their annual shopping, theatre, dinner and dancing event in the city. Apartment is perfectly located for this.
Have never used Wimdu before but the process was really quite good - any questions were emailed to the host and you got a quick response.
Helen was absolutely brilliant and met us to check us in at the time agreed and was happy to get up and check us out early.
The apartment had everything we needed for our overnight stay. We had lunch, dinner and breakfast out but could easily have used the facilities in the apartment. It was quite noisy at night but you are in the centre of London so this was totally expected. Would definitely stay here again!
Apartment very well located, right in the center, perfect!
Noisy despite the double glazing.
We have not had the pleasure of meeting Helen and so do not have to take his advice, we just got on the phone.
Possibility to leave luggage before our arrival and into the afternoon on the day of our departure, which is very significant.
Apartment very well for 4 people, a small error in the presentation, there is a bathroom.
Very correct, but it would still improve the household.
Appartement très bien situé, plein centre, idéal !
Bruyant malgré le double vitrage.
Nous n'avons pas eu le plaisir de rencontrer Hélène et ainsi n'avons pas profiter de ses conseils, nous l'avons juste eu au téléphone.
Possibilité de laisser les valises plus tôt à notre arrivée et jusque dans l'après-midi le jour de notre départ ; ce qui est très appréciable.
Appartement très bien pour 4 personnes, petite erreur dans la présentation, il n'y a qu'une salle de bains.
Très correct mais il faudrait améliorer encore le ménage.
Nice, helpful hosts. Very central location, but noisy at night rel. Apartment well equipped with everything. Cleanliness could be better.
Nette, hilfsbereite Gastgeber. Sehr zentrale Lage, dafür aber nachts rel laut. Appartment mit allem gut ausgestattet. Sauberkeit könnte besser sein.
Very suitable for short stays, as centrally located in Chinatown all theaters in walking distance. Although the road is noisy, but ok with the windows closed. The owner and also, the responsible person for the guests very friendly and the whole process very professionally .. The two rooms are very different in size. The equipment is complete, all that is needed is available.
Sehr geeignet fuer Kurzaufenthalte, da zentral in Chinatown gelegen alle Theater in walking distance. Zwar ist die Strasse laut, aber bei geschlossenen Fenstern ok. Die Besitzerin und auch die fuer die Gaeste zustaendige Person sehr freundlich und die gesamte Abwicklung sehr professionell.. Die beiden Zimmer sind sehr unterschiedlich in der Groesse. Die Ausstattung ist komplett, alles was noetig ist, ist vorhanden.
Hui is very friendly and efficient. She gave good advice to give for my successful stay. The apartment is very clean, nice, well decorated. Nothing is missing. It is especially ideal. Merchants, many restaurants and nice shops are 2 steps. I had a great time.
Hui est très accueillante et efficace. Elle m'a donner donné de bons conseils pour réussir mon séjour.
L'appartement est très propre, agréable, bien décoré. Rien n'y manque.
Il est surtout idéalement situé. Commerces de bouche, nombreux restaurants et belles boutiques sont à 2 pas.
J'ai passé un excellent séjour.
The location of the apartment is ideally located. Many sites are accessible by foot or by bus. An incredible restaurant for lunch and dinner. Ability to carry and eat in the apartment. Apartment clean and ideal for four.
La localisation de l'appartement est idéalement placé. Beaucoup de site sont accessible a pied ou par bus. Un nombre incroyable de resto pour déjeuner et diner. Possibilité d'emporter et de manger dans l'appartement.
Appartement propre et idéal pour quatre.
Clean and neat flat in a very convenient location. Good value for money. Hosts were amiable and good communicators - they were very good about contacting us to return property we'd left behind.
apartment very nice and mostly located in a central and lively London, close to Soho, department stores, and Chinatown. An ideal place with friends or family
appartement très sympa et surtout situé dans un quartier central et très animé de Londres, tout près de Soho, des grands magasins, et de Chinatown. Un lieu idéal entre amis ou en famille
The apartment is very well located. It is clean, comfortable beds, well equipped. By cons it is very noisy. This is the only negative.
L'appartement est très bien situé. Il est propre, literie confortable, bien équipé.
Par contre il est très bruyant. C'est le seul point négatif.
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