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Charming Living In Central London - (3 Bed / 3 Bath)

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

Unique 3-bedroom (3-bath) House in Conservation area close to Buckingham Palace

A unique house in the Conservation area of Pimlico, close to Buckingham Palace, the West End and Battersea Park, with easy access to the museums of Knightsbridge.

At the heart of the house is a handmade kitchen with original features such as exposed brick fireplace and sash window, equipped with a range of modern appliances, including a dishwasher. There is a double reception room, ideal for both relaxation and entertaining, equipped with Philippe Stark furnishings and Bang & Olufsen appliances. For those wishing to entertain, porcelain, silver and Irish and Venetian crystal are provided.

Guest accommodation comprises two smart double bedrooms, each with access to a charming patio terrace and use of a bathroom and shower room respectively. Additionally, there is a studio on the top floor with a luxurious sofa-bed, shower room and balcony. The studio has a range of board games, a TV/DVD player and a Wii console.

There is both a cafe and a famous delicatessen within five metres of the house. On the adjacent street, there is a full range of amenities, small but well stocked supermarket, dry cleaners, launderette, Indian restaurant and colourful Tapas bar. There is a fantastic variety of shops, bars and restaurants near Victoria Station. The River Thames is five minutes away on foot giving access to Battersea Park, ideal for running or playing tennis. Tennis raquets and balls are provided. Access to a local gym can be arranged for £5 per day.

Victoria train, coach and bus stations are all within ten minutes' walk and Pimlico tube station is on the adjacent street. There are three local bus services, giving access to all of Chelsea, South Kensington, Westminster, the West End, Oxford St and South London in minutes.

For longer term guests, cleaning, catering and laundry pick-up/drop-off services can be arranged.

More Details

Sarah Carter
Member since: 2013
Speaks French, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

About Sarah Carter

Former finance professional, now running a small company specialising in organic cotton products. Not currently based in this part of London but still in love with this property which others can now enjoy.

Sarah Carter purchased this house in 2002

Why Sarah Carter chose Westminster and West End

Set in the heart of busy London, yet providing a tranquil setting for a vacation in this unique city. The house provides all the amenities of modern life with many original features such as exposed brick fireplace, ornate ceilings and comfortable outside space. A handmade kitchen forms the heart of this unique home, complemented by a luxurious dining /TV room, perfect for entertaining. The three bath/shower rooms mean guests can enjoy maximum privacy. The broad range of local shops and amenities mean settling in takes only minutes, allowing for maximum enjoyment of the sites. For those with families or wanting a quiet evening in, there is a full range of board games, extensive DVD collection and Wii console.

What makes this house unique

Often described as Pimlico's own tardis, this house provides an escape from the noise of Central London. The full range of local amenities means guests can settle in instantly and maximise their enjoyment of the comforts of London.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Pimlico in London

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • village
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Adjacent bathroom, French windows onto superb terrace
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , En suite shower room, French windows onto terrace
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , En suite shower room, French windows onto balcony
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Dining room - enables groups to sleep in separate bedrooms
  • There is a fold out bed in the studio room. In addition, there is a sofa bed in the dining room, which can bed used when guests do not wish to share bedrooms. There is also a cot available for babies or young children.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(43 traveller reviews)



  • 5 of 5

Loved staying at this flat in London. Sara was very accommodating and Lazlo was there to greet us, let us drop our bags, and gave us some great food and shopping recommendations. The beds were comfortable and we all really loved this beautiful place.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the very prompt review, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Sarah
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Fantastic stay in London!

  • 5 of 5

Great flat. Very convenient for everything in London. Sarah was extremely helpful in planning our trip.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous house with everything needed for business and leisure travellers

  • 5 of 5

Ideal rental in London. The house is beautiful, spotless and more spacious than similar properties in London, especially the bathroom provision. Easy communication and being greeted in person really helped make our stay easy.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect, it was in a nice location which is walking distance to the train and tube. I really appreciated the fact that there were plenty of towels, toilet paper, paper towels in the kitchen, and even some basics in the kitchen. I would highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Central location. Flexible, spacious and well equipped accommodation.

  • 5 of 5

The Garden House in Pimlico provided ideal accommodation for us; two sisters staying with three of our grandchildren aged between four and eleven. The central location of the property meant travel times were kept to a minimum. The buses were particularly good - less than one minutes walk to the bus stop from The Garden House then direct routes to many attractions such as the museums.

Inside The Garden House, the accommodation was surprisingly spacious and very well equipped. It was clean and furnished to a high standard. The 'extras' provided such as basic kitchen and cleaning supplies were much appreciated. So often with self catering, there is significant extra expense buying in these necessities.

This is an example of the kindness shown to us by Sarah, the owner. Her contact before the visit to check we had everything required was welcome as was her personally meeting us at the house to show us round.

I would book The Garden House without hesitation if required again in future and certainly recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Ho soggiornato in questa splendida casa con in gruppo di amiche. Complimenti alla proprietaria per la casa molto bella ed elegante e confortevole. Sarà ci ha accolti con una gentilezza e si è messa a disposizione di tutto. Sicuramente il mio prossimo viaggio a Londra ritornerò volentieri in questa meravigliosa casa.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Summer 2017
29 May 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Winter holidays 2017
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Nightly Rate
7 Jan 2018 - 7 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Spring 2018
8 Jan 2018 - 23 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Summer 2018
20 May 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Cleaning, laundry fee £100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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