About this listing
Beautiful very large bright room (lock on door) with mid century design and a roof terrace with great views overlooking a pretty canal. A really comfortable double bed plus a huge 42 inch wall mounted TV connected to the super fast WIFI.
Super fast wifi, lock on door, access to wonderful mid century living room and modern kitchen plus sunny south facing roof terrace overlooking canal. Zone 2 with excellent transport links to central london. Great places to eat and drink on the doorstep. Black out blinds.
You will have access to your private room, the modern kitchen with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and the bathroom plus a south facing sunny roof terrace overlooking the canal.
Interaction with guests
I live locally so am available whenever you need me.
The flat overlooks a beautiful canal, and wonderful Portobello market is a five minute walk away. There is a great delicatessen and places for breakfast and lunch right on the doorstep and many places to eat drink and party within an easy walk. There is also a huge supermarket three minutes walk away so easy for shopping.
Excellent transport links to central London:
Bus number 18 goes from outside the front door direct to Euston station (25 minutes)
8 minute walk to Kensal Green (Bakerloo line tube and direct train to Euston station takes 15 mins)
11 minute walk to Westbourne Park station (Hammersmith and City line train to Kings Cross in 16 minutes)
10 minute walk to Kensal rise (Overground train)
Other things to note
I provide clean pure egyptian cotton bed linen washed for every guest, but I can't keep up with the laundry if I provide towels too sadly, so please bring your own towels.
Timgad cafe under the flat is great for coffees and croissants in the morning and nest cafe do a good cooked breakfast.
There is a massive supermarket five minutes away, out the door, turn left, second left, walk over the bridge, first right.
Portobello road market is over the
Kensal rise is five minutes away, lots of Indian restaurants, morrocan food, "the shop" which is a bar is fun. Minnie's deli is good for coffee.
Paradise bar is one minute away and is quite famous, it is good for drinks and food and is open very late. Go out the door, turn left, first right, first right.
Parlour is also very good for food, and is open late, out the door, turn left, first right, first right.
Dock kitchen over the canal is expensive but very good food and a nice open space to sit out in when it's sunny. Also does cakes and coffee.
The quickest way into central london is usually the 18 bus over the road from the front door. This goes to baker St station, Euston station, Paddington. From these stations you can take the tube anywhere quickly really.
Please only smoke on the roof terrace and leave shoes by the front door to help keep it tidy. Please don't smoke out the bedroom window.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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Architect, lecturer, creative.
I am an architect and a post graduate architectural lecturer at three London universities where I design and build installations at Burning Man festival with my students as well as making solar powered houses out of foam and tree houses in the woods.
I manage two family properties on airbnb, one in Fulham and one in Ladbroke Grove.