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Three Modern, Comfortable Town Centre Apartments With Private Parking - Apartment 4 (Second Floor)

Overview

Property

Updated: 05-Dec-2016
Cheltenham Apartments - central location, ideal for Cheltenham Festivals, City Breaks and Racecourse Meetings, with allocated parking space each

Apartments 4 & 5 both offer 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the second floor and The Studio is a spacious ground floor apartment ideal for two. Each is furnished in a contemporary and comfortable style with smart kitchen facilities and bathrooms.

Imperial Court is situated in a side street just off the main Promenade, and each apartment comes with one allocated parking space in a gated, secure, private car park.

It is within easy walking distance of the High Street, the café area of Montpellier, Imperial Square - host to the town’s many festivals - the Town Hall, the Everyman Theatre and numerous shops, restaurants and bars.

Also within easy reach are the railway station and Cheltenham Racecourse – home of The Gold Cup.

As the Western Gateway to The Cotswolds, the property is also a well-positioned base for touring the surrounding countryside, towns and attractions.

There is a well maintained garden for residents’ use and entry to the building is via entry phone or key code. There are stairs and a lift to the second floor (for apartments 4 and 5).

Children are welcome, although some of the furnishings may not be ideal for toddlers. Please enquire if you are uncertain about suitability.

Please note, the minimum stay period is 5 nights over the Cheltenham Gold Cup Festival week in March and 4 nights over the Christmas/New Year period.

Competitive monthly rental rates available on request.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Apartment 4 (Second Floor), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms

Number 4 is a 2 bedroom, second floor apartment (with lift and stair access).

Inside, off the main hallway, there is a spacious open plan living area including comfortable sofas and Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, a dining area and kitchen.

There is a double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, a second double bedroom and a family bathroom.

Sofa beds are available to accommodate a further two guests.

The kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge freezer, ceramic electric hob, electric oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, washer dryer, kettle, toaster and ample crockery and cutlery.

The apartment benefits from central heating and Wi-Fi. Linen and towels are provided, as are a hairdryer, iron and ironing board.

Children are welcome, although some of the furnishings may not be ideal for toddlers and it may not be suitable because of the apartment’s central location; in an area that can be lively late into the night being close to bars and night clubs.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Lovely flat, friendly host - highly recommended. Mark, November 2012
Oct 2012
  • 1 of 1

3 Reviews

3
based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

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A huge disappointment!

  • 1 of 5

This apartment had fit all of our criteria when we booked it, plus it was within walking distance to shopping, restaurants and a quick drive to the Cotswalds. The gated parking was great and the instructions for accessing the apartment keys were very clear. When I opened the door my first question was; why are there dead leaves all over the floor. When I started looking around the apartment, I realized that the apartment furnishings were very different from the online photos, plus the apartment was absolutely filthy. My daughter went to use the bathroom and there was no toilet paper...anywhere in the apartment. When I inspected the bathroom, there was black hair all over the floor and when I lifted up the toilet seat there was urine caked all over it. Then I took a piece of paper towel, put it on the floor and rubbed it, and the paper towel instantly turned black. The apartment was dusty, the floor was dirty and the bathroom was not properly cleaned. l left a message with the emergency number as well as an email. We purchased cleaning supplies and toilet paper, came to back to the apartment and started cleaning. So instead of planning our day trip for the next day, we cleaned the apartment. My husband cleaned the kitchen, rewashed the dishes we would use and I cleaned the bathroom, and let me say, there is nothing worse than cleaning a urine covered toilet from a previous guest.

We received an email from Annette who apologized and offered to send their cleaning lady over the next day. I declined because i didn't want someone in the apartment when we were not there and secondly, we didn't want to waste a day waiting for her to show up. As a guest, our trust was broken.

This property falsely advertises how this suite is furnished. The apartment photos were staged with some lovely furnishings which actually aren't in the apartment. Secondly, it looks like this apartment hasn't had a thorough clean or quality check in quite some time. It was dusty, there was hair in the refrigerator and when you flushed the toilet, water bubbled up in the shower drain. Lastly, there was no offer to compensate us for the fact that we had to spent two nights in this disgusting apartment.

As an experienced traveller, this was a first for me. I have stayed in some dirty places but never in my life has it been that dirty that we had to go out and buy supplies to clean it. I would not recommend this apartment or the company that rents out these so called luxury suites.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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PLACES & FACES

  • 4 of 5

Great town centre location with place to park car being a bonus. Can be noisy due to local night clubs (but for us only one evening was affected on the Monday). Wifi connection was found to be a poor reception.

All in all enjoyed being able to walk to most places in and around Cheltenham town centre with easy access to virtually all places of interest including the Everyman Theatre, galleries and restaurants.

Out of town visits to Winchcombe (lunch at the White Lion recommended), Stow-on-the-Wold and Boughton-on-the-Water all worth a visit.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for highlighting the issue with the Wi-Fi. I've just put a new router in to fix the problem. I hope it didn't cause you too many problems during your stay.
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well-located property

  • 4 of 5

Best feature is location to Cheltenham pedestrian area. Comfortable rather than luxurious.For people coming from another country an explanation re inner ring road would have been helpful (print off map and take with you. ) Similarly not practical to have to ring for instructions re key and key pad number when only carrying a mobile from Oz. Couldn't locate dvd,cd players ir hair dryer. TV small, but wifi very good. Despite some criticisms of the property its convenience outweighed these,

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lovely guest to have stay. Would add that they stayed in The Studio apartment rather than apartment 4. We have taken note of their comments about the check in arrangements and are implementing improvements to make this much easier in future.
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Location

Activity and Interests

HOW TO GET THERE:

By Road:

15 mins from junction 11a on the M5

10 mins from junction 10 on the M5

1 hour 10 mins from Bristol Airport

1 hour 5 mins from Birmingham International Airport

By Rail: to Cheltenham Spa railway station, 1.2 miles away

2 hour 15 mins by direct train from London Paddington

40 mins by direct train from Bristol Temple Meads

1 hour 15 mins from Birmingham International (Airport station)

Direct services also available from/to: Leeds, York, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Plymouth and the towns and cities between Cardiff and Nottingham.

There are regular buses to the town centre from the railway station. The drop off point in the town centre is only a short walk away.

Distances:

Cheltenham Racecourse: 1.7 miles (regular bus service available)

Gloucester: 9 miles

Tewkesbury: 11 miles

Bourton-on-the-Water: 16 miles

Broadway: 16 miles

Stratford-upon-Avon: 31 miles

Bristol: 43 miles

Oxford: 43 miles

Bath: 55 miles

THE LOCAL AREA:

During the eighteenth century Cheltenham became one of the most fashionable health resorts in the country after King George III visited the town to treat his infirmities; establishing Cheltenham as a spa town. Regency town houses line the historic Promenade, squares and terraces and visitors are still able to sample the spa waters at the Pittville Pump Room; a short distance from the town centre.

Imperial Court is right on the doorstep of the town centre, being a short stroll from the principal street of Cheltenham - The Promenade - with its fine regency terraces, stylish shops, Neptune Fountain and the annual Christmas Market. The town offers good shopping, great restaurants, cultural activities, fantastic nightlife and three theatres: the Everyman, the Playhouse and the Bacon.

Similarly nearby are the Imperial Gardens, the Town Hall and Montpellier Gardens. These locations form the central hub for the annual Cheltenham Festivals of Jazz, Science, Music, Food & Drink and Literature.

Cheltenham Racecourse is a short bus or taxi ride away and is considered a world-class venue, hosting regular fixtures throughout the year, including The Gold Cup National Hunt Festival in March. ‘The Centaur’ is also at the racecourse and is a large venue for conferences, events, concerts and exhibitions.

All this makes Cheltenham the ideal location for an entertaining city break all year round.

FURTHER AFIELD:

As the Western Gateway to the Cotswolds, Cheltenham is an ideal base for touring the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Stratford upon Avon, Bristol and Bath.

The town is well served by excellent transport links via motorway, airports and public transport; all of which make for an easy journey to the many, varied tourist destinations located within a wide radius.

The area is well known for gentle hillsides (‘wolds’), outstanding countryside with river valleys, water meadows and beech woods, sleepy ancient limestone villages, historic market towns and for being ‘typically English’.

Throughout the area, the honey-coloured Cotswolds limestone features in buildings and stone walls acting as a common thread in seamlessly blending the historic towns and villages with their surrounding landscape. Offering breath-taking scenery ideal for keen walkers, the Cotswolds offers 3000 miles of public footpaths and offers one of the best kept ‘rights of way’ networks in the country.

The Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty also contains a number of national and regional walking routes such as 'The Cotswolds Way Trail', 'Macmillan Way', 'Oxfordshire Way' and 'Shakespeare's Way'. Circular routes with self-guided leaflets are also plentiful.

The city of Gloucester is a short drive away, boasting a fine cathedral – where parts of the Harry Potter movies were filmed - and the recently regenerated Gloucester Docks area.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Races
9 Dec 2016 - 10 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£350
for 2 nights
From
£175
£725
 
 
Christmas/New Year
16 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
£850
 
 
Cheltenham Race Festival
13 Mar 2017 - 18 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 5 nights
From
£360
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£300
for 2 nights
From
£150
£850
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cancellation:

For a 100% refund, cancellation must be made 21 days prior to 3:00pm on the day of check in.
For a 50% refund, cancellation must be made 20 to 14 days prior to 3:00pm on the day of check in.
Cancellations made with less than 14 days’ notice are not eligible for any refund.

Breakages: guaranteed by credit card details provided.

Changeover Day:

Changeover days are flexible.

Bookings are subject to a 2 night minimum stay; except during the Cheltenham Gold Cup race meeting, when it is 5 nights and Christmas/New Year when it is 4 nights.

Check in after 3:00pm and check out before 11:00am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

General

  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Suitability

  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • city centre
  • town

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower)
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, with en-suite shower room
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed

Outside

  • Golf ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Pets: sorry, no pets allowed. Smoking: this is a strictly no smoking property, except in the communal garden on the ground floor. Although we ask that you clear away any cigarette stubs please. Children are welcome at all the apartments, although some of the furnishings may not be ideal for toddlers and being in the centre of town, the area is quite lively in the evenings. Please enquire if you are uncertain about suitability. Outside: The apartments are part of a modern apartment block, with one allocated parking space each in a gated, secure private car park on the ground floor. Also adjacent there is a well maintained garden for residents’ use. Entry to the block is via key code (all apartments) and entry phone (apartments 4 and 5).

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