London’s two bedroom apartments…..
All our 2 bedroom short stay apartments offer WiFi and regular cleaning. Private bathrooms and kitchens in all apartments enable you to live independently. All the major supermarkets deliver groceries to the door so you can be self-contained within your own London home! You can enjoy the freedom and flexibility that comes from having your own front door in Central London. They are ideal for families..
In the middle and at the top of the range, many have two bathrooms. Some of our high end apartments even have the added luxury of jacuzzi baths.
The South Kensington / Gloucester Road area
In this area we offer some lovely two bedroom, two bathroom apartments, some with balconies and others with terraces. Our most popular residence in Ashburn Gardens offers fully fitted kitchens with dishwashers and washer/dryers in all apartments. WiFi is complimentary and cleaning is available. The apartment suites are very nicely appointed and offer a great pied-a-terre for a stay in the capital. Stay here if you are coming for treatment at the nearby Cromwell Hospital.
For the family needing plenty of space with oodles of amenities, our top of the range 2 bedroom apartments are located in some of London’s top 5* hotels such as The Milestone opposite Kensington Gardens and The Capital in Knightsbridge. Apartment guests benefit from the fabulous services of these exclusive hotels. These residences are furnished stylishly to a very high standard and are perfect for a longer stay. Some offer restaurants, spas, beautiful libraries and bars for guests’ use. You can even enjoy a typical English afternoon tea complete with scones and finger sandwiches!
Dogs are very welcome at The Milestone Hotel and they even offer a dog walking service. If you are coming for a weekend or a vacation rest assured that your four legged friend can come along too. If you need pet friendly accommodation please call us on 01923 451180 to discuss the various options.
There are some excellent economy apartments in London’s Cromwell Road at Point West where you can rent a spacious two bedroom, two bathroom apartment at reasonable rates. These apartments are ideal for a family of four wishing to stay in central London. They are particularly well situated for visitors coming to London for medical treatment at the Cromwell Hospital. With your own cooking facilities and bathroom you can stay independently whilst having hospital treatment nearby. These apartments are particularly popular with guests coming from abroad. With public transport, restaurants and shops just a couple of minutes’ walk away they are the ideal choice.
Close to Hyde Park
If you are coming with a family then the area close to Hyde Park is a great place to stay. Whatever time of the year you choose to come to London the Park is beautiful in all seasons. Children can have fun throughout the year in the Princess Diana Gardens. There are a number of nice cafes and restaurants and it even plays host to the Serpentine Art Gallery. The park is popular with joggers and keep fit enthusiasts. Cycling is permitted in certain areas of the Park so you may wish to hire a bike.
Luxury serviced apartments finished to high standard in Victorian mews property. The interior design remains sympathetic to the Victorian period while unique, contemporary British furniture complements the building’s heritage. Minimalist design, clean lines, marble bathrooms. Air-conditioned with WiFi.
Wildlife abounds in the Park throughout the seasons, particularly birds around the lovely ponds and lakes. The rich vegetation provides a lush habitat for birds, insects and other creatures. You can enjoy the changing seasons reflected in the magnificent foliage of the stunning trees and planting in the park. Why not rent a deckchair and enjoy nature while you watch the world go by?
Views of the River Thames are a must for some of our guests, especially on New Year’s Eve when the London skyline erupts with the annual display of stunning fireworks! We are delighted to offer you apartments at St George’s Wharf at Vauxhall with uninterrupted views. Further along the River, close to the Houses of Parliament, you might consider Park Plaza at Westminster Bridge. What better than to sit on your own balcony and watch the setting sun over the London skyline! Park Plaza boasts a whole host of facilities including restaurants, cafes, swimming pool, spa etc. etc.
Close to Tower Bridge, there is a selection of 2 bedroom short stay apartments which not only overlook the River and Tower Bridge but the Tower of London too! With such magnificent views who could fail to be impressed. The more luxurious apartments have private balconies and terraces – ideal places from which to sip a cocktail and watch the setting sun over the River. This is a great place to stay if you want to enjoy strolls along the towpath or simply watch the world go by. In recent years, the banks of the River have been nicely pedestrianised and there is a whole host of cafes, restaurants and eclectic shops and stalls for you to peruse.
We offer 2 bedroom options for the budget conscious traveller. Some apartments, such as Grand Plaza in Bayswater offer two double bedrooms and a double sofa bed in the living room to enable a larger family of 6 to be accommodated comfortably. WiFi is included and cleaning is available. There is a cafeteria where you can grab a quick breakfast or snack. The property is close to Kensington Gardens so you might like to consider this option if you’re planning to take your children to the Princess Diana Park. Beyond the Diana Park there is a pond and acres and acres of park through which to wander. And why not hire a bike? Self-service bicycle stands are strategically placed throughout the area so you can cycle through the park with your family. There are plenty of shops and restaurants close by whether you just want a quick snack or a coffee or a superb meal.
You might be coming to London to enjoy London’s Knightsbridge, particularly Harrods department store. The famous department is store is renowned the world over for its style and quality, with a wide range of cafes and restaurants it is a self-contained designer village. Even Tiffany’s has a restaurant within the store. As well as the larger department stores, there are many small designer boutiques in the area which sell an amazing array of designer clothing and jewellery. There are some very good luxury apartments in this area that are particularly good for short stays or weekend breaks. Just along the road from Harrods in Basil Street is The Capital Hotel & Apartments where you can take a family apartment with terraces. And across the Brompton Road in Cheval Place there are a number of very nice luxury apartments and townhouses with excellent guest services for your leisure and pleasure.
Period properties with heaps of style
Along the road from Harrods in Beaufort Gardens you might like to consider Beaufort House. A lovely old residence offering stylish apartments with stunning period features and excellent 5* guest services. The elegant of this townhouse property never fails to impress.
Enjoy strolling near the River Thames
If you have come to London for sightseeing and want to step out of your residence and be right there with lots to do and see nearby, we recommend Citadines Trafalgar Square. Just a minute’s walk from London’s major square and one minute’s walk from the River Thames. It is a perfect location for strolling and taking in the London atmosphere. It is very close to the Golden Jubilee Bridge over the River which leads to the South Bank, home of the Festival Hall and the National Theatre. Restaurants abound in this area and street performers make it a very charming place to meander and people watch. And if you’re just wandering along, there are lovely street food stalls behind the shops. The property itself has a cafeteria on the ground floor where you can enjoy coffees and snacks. It also has a business corner where you can meet colleagues. Car parking is available at this property (chargeable).
It is also within easy walking distance of Leicester Square and Soho, not to mention the world famous lights of Piccadilly Circus. So all in all if you wish to combine shopping with sightseeing when you come to London this is a great place to stay. It is also very close to public transport at Embankment and Charing Cross stations.
If you are bringing children and love the idea of being near one of London’s beautiful parks, we recommend Fountain House. It is opposite the Italian Gardens in Hyde Park and is a lovely place to relax while your children enjoy the freedom and space afforded by Hyde Park. And it is very close to Lancaster Gate underground station. WiFi and cleaning are included.
Children love the Princess Diana Park
At the Kensington end of the park, younger children will be thrilled to discover the Princess Diana Memorial Park. With playground equipment for children of all ages, this charming area is a wonderland of surprises for youngsters. And parents can sit and enjoy a coffee while their children play.
At Europa House in Maida Vale, there are some superb apartments set beside some 3 acres of communal gardens. A beautiful green oasis in the heart of London. These are particularly suitable for corporate visitors coming to London for extended periods. Offering a more suburban feel, they are particularly enjoyed by families with children as there is space for them to run around in the gardens. The property is close to the underground at Warwick Avenue.
Many of the residences offer extra options including airport transfers, daily breakfast service, restaurant recommendations and theatre bookings. At others there are meeting room facilities.
And don’t forget the trendy Shoreditch area. It is an ideal area for the corporate family; there’s so much going on. The Old Spitalfields Market is located here. Come along and see masses of stalls selling an eclectic mix of goods. It is a great place to buy gifts and one-off hand made items of clothing and jewellery. The Market is also home to many eateries and street food stalls. Families with older children will enjoy staying in this area.
See British pageantry
London is steeped in history and tradition. And The Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace is a daily opportunity for you to witness English pageantry at first hand. Military marching bands in their striking uniforms parade along the Mall. You ca get quite close to take photographs so this is a great event for Instagrammers and keen photographers. You might like to take an apartment close to Buckingham Palace so that you can get up early and “bag” a good spot close to the action. The Changing of the Guard is not occurring during the lockdown but will be back as soon as Covid-19 measures allow.
The Mayfair area is a great place to stay. Being close to Theatreland, in normal times, it offers a host of cultural activities and entertainment for you to enjoy. The Royal Academy has a great programme of works throughout the year and is a lovely place to wander round. There are numerous small art galleries in the area for you to enjoy. Mayfair offers you easy access to the lovely shops of Regent Street and Oxford Street in London’s West End. Mayfair is home to some of London’s most exclusive restaurants and nightclubs – great for people watching. Keep your eye open for celebs – this is the area they often frequent! And don’t forget Savile Row! If the gentlemen in your party are looking for top quality menswear, then look no farther. Savile Row is renowned throughout the world for bespoke menswear. Guests come in from all over the world to buy a Savile Row suit! Savile Row is synonymous with tradition and quality.
A short walk across Green Park will take you to Buckingham Palace which is, of course, a “must see” destination.
Piccadilly Circus and Soho are easily accessible from Mayfair.
Many of our short stay guests come to London for extended breaks which include some of Europe’s best shopping. The fabulous Harrods of Knightsbridge is hugely popular. The variety of designer goods and foods on offer is second to none. We would recommend Cheval Residence Knightsbridge and Basil Street Apartments nearby. Both of these properties are just a couple of minutes’ walk from Harrods. If you wish to be near the bustle of Oxford Street and Regent Street then The Leonard and Arlington House are excellent residences with a selection of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. It is a pleasure to walk the length of Oxford Street, wandering in and out of the many stores. Or, if your feet are aching, you can take the bus or train! And in some of the side streets you will find an array of pavement cafes where you can enjoy a coffee or a glass of wine and spend your time people watching!
We also offer a number of luxury 5* apartments in some of London’s select boutique residences, such as the stylish No 5 Maddox Street in the heart of Mayfair. This charming property has a number of two bedroom apartments and a larger three bedroom apartment with terraces. Ideal for designer shoppers with Bond Street nearby.
London’s Museum Quarter
So if you are bringing your family to London to visit the major museums, such as the Victoria & Albert Museum, Natural History and Science Museum, we would recommend Manson Place, a quiet South Kensington cul-de-sac offering some very nice 2 bedroom short stay apartments. There is so much for children (of all ages!) to enjoy in the London museums so this is a great area in which to stay. And along the Cromwell Road you might also like to consider Point West Apartments where you can rent a middle of the range 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment at very competitive rates. Please call us on +44 (0)1923 451180 to enquire.
City of London
You may be coming to London with your family on business. In London’s Square Mile there are many good options, some of which even have views of the River Thames. With so many major tourist attractions on your doorstep this is a great place to be. Visit St Pauls and the Tower of London while you’re here in this area – steeped in British history. The Museum of London gives a great insight into the London of yesteryear.
No visit to London is complete without a theatre trip to see a show. Short stay serviced apartments are available in this area and offer the ideal base for a family visit, especially at Christmas. Children, in particular, love musicals. And there are, of course, lots of restaurants nearby offering a wide range of cuisine. Leicester Square is a great place to people watch and a great place to watch London’s street theatre. And there is also lots of free street theatre to watch while you’re wandering!
Sporting London and the Olympic Legacy
If you are bringing your family to London to see some sport then you might like to consider Stratford. There is a lot of inexpensive accommodation in that area remaining from the Olympic Games which were held in London in 2012. Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Park is home to West Ham Football Club. Major international cycling events are held regularly at the Velodrome. And the shopping in Stratford is brilliant at Westfield so this area offers something for everyone!
Or you might be coming to watch a football match in Chelsea and need an apartment very close by.
Luxury abounds in London’s stylish Beaufort Gardens, just round the corner from world famous Harrods department store. Two bedroom apartments with two quality bathrooms will enable you to relax in your beautiful Knightsbridge home from home. Fortunately, every possible luxury has been considered at this 5* property. With daily servicing, 24 hour concierge and much, much more you will be able to enjoy everything that London’s Knightsbridge has to offer during your short stay. Renowned restaurants, a huge collection of designer shops and boutiques, art, culture, museums and entertainment. Not to mention London’s amazing Hyde Park which is a lush oasis to visit throughout the seasons.
Overlooking Hyde Park
Grosvenor House Suites are a fabulous, discreet place for families to stay. These luxury apartments are absolutely exquisite. Furnished in contemporary style their guest services are second to none. In their larger apartments, guests even have the services of their own personal butler and one apartment even has its own grand piano! Recommended for guests wishing to explore Hyde Park and enjoy the seasons in London.
And just along the road is the Como Metropolitan in Old Park Lane where a lovely selection of 2 bedroom short stay apartments is offered in Brick Street and Hertford Street to complement their luxury hotel rooms. At this property the 5* guest facilities are excellent.
Options to consider
In the Gloucester Road area we offer some excellent apartments for families with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. WiFi is included as is cleaning if required. If you are looking for a reasonably priced apartment for a week or more this is a good option for you. Public transport, shops and restaurants nearby. Click here to read more >
If you are travelling with children and want to be near the park then Fountain House is a great option. Offering 1, 2, 3 and even a 4 bedroom apartment this is a great option for families or groups of friends travelling together. Opposite Hyde Park – great for children to let off stem and well situated for London’s Oxford Street. Read more >
And close to Tower Bridge, we can offer you a selection of 2 bedroom short stay apartments which not only overlook the River and Tower Bridge but the Tower of London too! See apartments close to Tower Bridge >