Bedford Hill 1
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
1 bedroom first floor apartment close to Central London. Just steps away from Balham Tube station but FREE off-street parking available too. Bright, comfortable and in a top location. The tourist attractions of London are easy to reach in about 15 minutes.
The spacious living area includes an open-plan kitchen-dining room and comfortable lounge. This apartment offers sleeping for 2 people in the bedroom, accommodating up to 4 people in total with use of the double futon in the lounge.
Just outside the apartment begin all of the bars, restaurants and shops of Balham's trendy town centre. Balham has a mixture of high street names such as Starbucks along with independent names such as Harrison's Restaurant and many charming boutiques and cafes. There is a large Sainsburys supermarket, the up scale supermarket Waitrose, independent Organic food shops and Hildreth Street Market. The Bedford Pub, which is THE central community hub of Balham with its popular live music and Banana Cabaret stand-up comedy club is conveniently right next door to the apartment!
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|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Brighton 80 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: London Heathrow 26 km, Nearest railway: Balham Underground & Mainline Stations 300 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
Free off-street parking.
Baby cot, high chair and waterproof bedding protectors provided free of charge on your request.
The South East England region
Where do you start trying to describe London's attractions? The history, the famous locations and buildings, the hundreds of activities to do, the thousands of shows and events on offer...
Even the 'highlights' depend on what takes your fancy. If you're a 'first timer' to London, of course you must see the Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament and Big Ben), the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column, Downing Street, St Paul's, The Mall, Leicester Square, Covent Garden, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Harrods, the British Museum...
But where to stop? Take in a West End show? Of course. Do a cruise down the Thames? Perhaps. What about Madame Tussauds? The London Dungeon? The National Gallery? The Tate? The London Aquarium? London Zoo? Hyde Park? Greenwich? Hampton Court? HMS Belfast? Kew Gardens...
The fact is there are many sources of information on such things, from websites to Tourist Information, so we shall not even try and do justice to London in a paragraph or two here. It is quite simply one of the world's great cities, where you could spend weeks and still not feel you have seen everything worth seeing. It's all up to you, but one thing's for sure...you'll never be bored!
South West London
Balham, 'Gateway to the South' (as it is affectionately known, after an old Peter Sellers comedy) is 'south of the river'. More specifically it is in the South London borough of Wandsworth, near Clapham. Just like neighbouring Clapham before it, Balham has undergone a massive transformation over recent years. This area is one of THE places to live for London commuters, young families and indeed celebrities such as TV presenter Sarah Beeny, and TV chef Ainsley Harriot.
As well as all the coffee bars, shops and supermarkets you might expect, within a mile radius there are also excellent restaurants ranging from Italian to Nepalese, Thai to Persian, Portuguese to Moroccan and the popular 'Harrisons' (part-owned by celebrity chef Rick Stein). There are bars aplenty too, perhaps the best known being 'The Bedford'. Winner of the Evening Standard award for Best London Pub 2002, the 'Banana Cabaret' part of the Bedford is a famous live music and comedy venue that attracts big names week in week out. This is just round the corner from the apartment!
Tooting Common, Wandsworth Common and Clapham Common are all within walking distance. Nearby Tooting Common boasts the UK's largest open air swimming pool and has tennis courts, a children's playground and plenty of space for outdoor activities.
Balham Leisure Centre with its gym, exercise classes, indoor pool and squash courts is a 2 minute walk away.
Major attractions close-by include famous sporting venues like Wimbledon Tennis, Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium and Twickenham Ruby Stadium, as well as Kew Gardens and Richmond Upon Thames.
St. Georges Hospital is also nearby.
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8 Jul 2014
"Perfect Location for Touring London and Attending Wimbledon"
First, Julie is wonderful and provided excellent service in every way! Really enjoyed our stay at Bedford Hill. We were looking for a place that was convenient to Wimbledon as well as the sights in Lo… More
19 Aug 2013
"Excellent accomodation in an excellent location."
I loved staying at this property. It was light and airy. I liked the fact that it was on a main road and I could see all the activity on the streets, and that it was so close to the station and the sh… More
13 Aug 2013
Everything was perfect on this flat. Excellent location, the flat is conviniently located close to many stores and restaurants. Underground, rail & buses are 5 min walking from the flat.
The flat is fully equiped with all you may need for a holiday brake in London with family. We stayed with our 3 yr boy and 1 yr baby and all was pretty nice prepared.
Julie & Mike were very friendly at all times and provided very useful info about Balham and basic things to move around London.
5 Aug 2013
"Good Location and off street parking."
Good location - close to underground and other rail. Plenty of restaurants close and grocery stores.
Off street parking - a little tight for our van!!
4 Aug 2013
"Very good location"
Good car parking and close to all amenities.Comfortable bed and furniture, kitchen well equipped.
Meet and Greet punctual and professional.
Railway line very close but double glazing good.
2 Aug 2013
"Great Place and Great Location"
I stayed at the Bedford Hill for over a month while on business in the UK. The place itself has everything you might need to live as if being at your home. The kitchen is well equipped, the WiFi availability is also a plus. It is very close to the Balham station, Supermarkets, Coffee Shops, Pubs and restaurants.
I highly recommend this place if you are visiting the are, I will for sure.
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