Holiday flats, rentals in central London


London is a popular tourist destination and is filled with many attractions to keep you interested through the days and nights. It can get quite expensive though, so many tourists look for ways to stay in the capital city for less. A self-catering apartment to save some money can be a great option as it allows you to prepare some or all of your food at home, leaving you more money to spend exploring the city.

Most apartments feature a modern fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi access and living area. London’s tube stations are within easy reach of these short term lets, and connects the city’s main sights and tourist attractions.

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Why Stay in Self Catering (Holiday or Vacation) Lets ?


short term letMany families also enjoy self-catering apartments as these give them more opportunity to stretch out and manage different sleep schedule – for example being able to have young children sleeping in one room while the parents are awake in another room. There is also usually more room so that you can bring toys and comfort items and won’t have to spend all of your item tripping on teddies or picking up toy cars.

You can also serve meals at home so that you don’t need to try and negotiate a meal that they whole family will like, which can be You can often get cheaper prices for apartments rather than hotel rooms as they are not serviced daily but instead are usually cleaned and serviced weekly or on checkout.

For younger travellers, self-catering apartment rentals are also a great option. You can split the cost of the accommodation between friends for a weekend away and you can often end up with a room in a self-contained apartment with friends for a similar amount as a hostel bed with strangers.

You can share meals and even indulge in some drinks at home before you hit the town for a night out! That way you’ll have more cash to party the night away in London’s famous nightclubs.

For travellers who are going to be in London for longer, for example, people who are in London enjoying a working holiday, self-catering and furnished apartments are also a great option as there is no need to buy furniture or household items.

Self-catering apartments have a flexible approach to the rental term so that you can rent for 1 night, a weekend, a few weeks or months (or even maintain some flexibility if you don’t know exactly how long you will be staying London. Popular is renting a flat for the London Marathon.

This can save a lot of time and money for tenants when renting and also makes it much easier to vacate at the end of the lease as you don’t need to organise what to do with all of your possessions. This can take a lot of the stress out of your holiday so that you can just have fun on your time off.

As you can see, self-catering apartments in London are a great option for a range of different travellers. If you are planning a holiday to London why not investigate whether a self-catering apartment could be a good option for you (and anyone you are travelling with).

Short Term Stay for a Weekend or Longer


bedroom englandMany self contained rentals in London offer free Wi-Fi and a chic separate lounge area with a flat-screen TV. Many of them are modern and air-conditioned. Modern fitted kitchens have an oven, microwave and refrigerator, and tea/coffee facilities are provided. Some have laundry facilities and a dishwasher.

Stay in the trendy London borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in Covent Garden district, on the tree-lined Hammersmith Grove, close to the Harrods department store, or in the heart of London’s historic Smithfield Market. Apartments in London are set in the city’s most vibrant areas (city centre accommodations). The city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Popular is staying in the city for a stag or hen party. Larger groups can opt to stay in a party pad.

Shoppers will love the giant flagship stores on Oxford Street and Regent Street, and the cutting-edge boutiques and luxury department stores of Covent Garden. From the natural beauty within Hyde Park to stunning Westminster and Wembley football stadium and arena, Europe’s biggest city and Olympic host city of 2012 needs no introduction.

Some have a 24-hour front desk, a balcony, and offer guests free access to a health club and wellness centre, which includes an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, and beauty treatments. Several rentals provide also a 24-hour concierge service, as well as laundry and maid services.

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to each property.Enjoy the freedom, independence and convenience of your own stylish and modern serviced apartment in London England near all famous attractions such as the Clink Prison Museum, the London Dungeons, Tate Modern, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, Emirates Football Stadium, Twickenham Rugby Ground, Alexandra Palace, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Madame Tussaud’s, near the O2 Arena, London Eye (near the Southbank Centre) and Southwark Cathedral. Dont’ forget The Royal Albert Hall, without doubt one of the most breathtaking buildings of Britain.

Train Station


Main railway stations ?

London is connected by rail to all major cities in Great Britain, additional international trains operate to Brussels and Paris operating from St Pancras International, one of the main rail stations. Waterloo and Victoria are the city’s busiest railway stations. Other main rail terminuses include Charing Cross, Euston, Kings Cross, Liverpool Street, London Bridge, Marylebone, Fenchurch Street, and Paddington.

Long distance train services include Birmingham, Leeds city centre, town of Bristol, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Cardiff Wales, the city of Edinburgh Scotland and Glasgow.

Location


Where is London ?

The capital and largest metropolitan area of England is located in the south-east of the country, situated on the banks of the River Thames.

When flying to London, you have several options.

The city’s two main airports are Heathrow LHR and Gatwick airport (see hostels), both serving numerous destinations all over the world.

London’s third busiest airport is Stansted Airport STN, located 40 miles to the north. Other main airports within easy reach include Luton and Southend. All airports offer scheduled and charter flights to a wide range of European and UK destinations. The smallest airport is London City Airport, a single-runway airport that serves the city’s financial district.

5 Must See Attractions and Sights


The famous London tube or underground connects the city’s many sights and attractions.

Buckingham Palace

(Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A 1AA England, United Kingdom)

Buckingham Palace is the official residence of The British Queen, a must visit while in London. See and enjoy the Change of Guard of the Palace Guards.

Houses of Parliament

(Westminster, Old Palace Yard, SW1A 0AA, England )

The Houses of Parliament is located inside the Palace of Westminster. Take a tour and see the grandeur and learn about the history of the site and the building.

British Museum

(Great Russell Street, Near Tottenham Court Road Tube Station, WC1B 3DG England)

The British Museum is one of the best museums in the world. The collections are impressive. See artifacts of different civilizations, ceramics, sculpture, prints, drawings, and paintings. There is also a huge collection of Egyptian mummies.

Tower of London

(Tower Hill, Tower Hill tube, EC3N 4AB, United Kingdom)

The tower is a famous landmark, home to the Crown Jewels, the prison cell of Sir Walter Raleigh, known as the Bloody Tower, and the Chapel of St. John and the Royal Armories.

Trafalgar Square

(Trafalgar Square, Westminster WC2N 5DN, United Kingdom)

Major tourist attraction in the heart of the city surrounded by historical structures, Government buildings, art galleries, and beautiful fountains.