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Retro Social in a Mid-century Space

Retro Social in a Mid-century Space

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food and drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm a born-and-bred Londoner with a passion for mid-century, retro, and vintage design. When I'm not at work at Airbnb right here in London, I spend my time trawling vintage fairs and markets, gardening, and drawing. I studied fine arts and used to design pop-up spaces for a living. Now I enjoy nothing more than hosting guests, meeting new people, and sharing all this amazing city has to offer.
Alice
Alice
Alice
Alice

What we’ll do

Welcome to my mid-century home. We'll enjoy some nibbles in my vintage-designed apartment inside a fascinating converted Victorian factory. I'll tell you about the Matchgirls Strike that happened right here. I'll also share my top tips for hunting retro treasures, and you'll have the chance to meet other travellers over some relaxed drinks. If the weather is nice, we can take in the view from my…

What else you should know

Public transport is easy in this area, or you can grab a taxi to Bow Quarter. If you have any allergies or dietary requirements, please let me know. Vintage-style outfits optional but encouraged!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Nibbles Some light snacks will be provided, but it's worth eating dinner before you arrive.
Drinks
Drink We'll share a retro drink to kick off the evening.

What to bring

Feel free to bring a bottle to share with the group - totally optional!

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Where you'll be

We'll be in my beautifully designed retro home, a converted Victorian factory in trendy Bow, East London. It's a short walk from Bow Road station, which is easily accessible from anywhere in the city. This building and the area have some seriously interesting history.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 7 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Potential guests with any mobility or accessibility considerations should message me in advance to discuss access to the venue.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Public transport is easy in this area, or you can grab a taxi to Bow Quarter. If you have any allergies or dietary requirements, please let me know. Vintage-style outfits optional but encouraged!
Alice
Retro Social in a Mid-century Space
4 reviews
£10/person
4 reviews
£10/person