About the Homestay
Budget accommodation for singles, couples at budget prices. Short-term Room available in our family flat. Room are en suite and come with basic simple amenities.
Our guest room & bathroom overlooks the low street. It is simply furnished with a comfortable double bed. The private bathroom has a bath & shower with towels supplied.
Guests are welcome to make tea & coffee in their room, but we don't offer guests cooking facilities.
There is pay by phone parking in the street 7 days per week.
We are a live-in host and friendly dog also live here.
Great opportunity to meet with british artist and save money while you are living in London.
It is Family Flat in Historical Victorian 1870's house in London Westminster Tachbrook st SW1V. Like a lot of old houses it has its creaks and the plumbing has its own quirky character.
Our guest room is on the low ground floor and is located at the front of the house overlooking the street. The room is quiet with no traffic noise and simply furnished, double bedroom and next to it is a private bathroom for the sole use of our guests.
There is no space for an extra bed in a double bed room. But if you want to stay close to each other we can provide to you an extra bed: small single foldable guest bed. Please see on the photos.
* Fresh linen supplied
* Carpet floors
* Place are equipped with kettle and mini-fridge.
* Internet for emailing and keeping in-touch with your friends and family.
* Bathroom facilities with pressured showers
* Cleaner for communal areas
* All bills included in the rent
OVERNIGHT IN ART FLAT - This is hit for Art lovers and Dog lovers! Temporary Contemporary Art gallery on the wall and the Guests can buy original Artwork direct from artist.
This is a multicultural area where you will experience a taste of real life in the capital and still be only a short bus or walking away from all its famous tourist haunts.
Breakfast in your room - coffee or tea during guest booking. We have not kitchen and however we don't offer cooking facilities.
Under security reason we do not provide the entrance door key. This is Art Home. The Host will meet you and open the door in person, please SMS text us in advice.
No Visitors in premises.
Nightlife guest not welcomed.
CLEANING / SAFETY FEATURES
YES - Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
YES - Process in place to check health of guests
YES - Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
YES - Linens, towels, and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
YES - Guest accommodation disinfected between stays
YES - Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
YES - Property cleaned by professional cleaning companies
NO - Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning service
YES - Contactless check-in/out
NO - Screens or physical barriers between staff and guests in appropriate areas
YES - Food can be delivered to guest accommodation (for add payment)
YES - All plates, cutlery, glasses, and other tableware sanitized
PUBLIC TRANSPORT HUB
Easy access to all airports:
The distance between Pimlico underground station and our flat Tachbrook street is 0,3 mile /450 meters (4 minutes)
The distance between Victoria Coach Station / Victoria Train Station and Tachbrook street is 0,8 mile /1448 meters (8 minutes)
Popular points of interest near the homestay include Houses of Parliament, Churchill War Rooms and Big Ben, 1.1 km from Westminster Abbey, 1.2 km from Buckingham Palace, as well as 1.3 km from St James's Park and 1.9 km from London Eye.
There is pay by phone parking in the street 7 days per week.
So if you are planning to drive please be prepared to add this to the cost of your trip or leave your car at home.
Victoria / Pimlico, as previously stated has excellent transport links with no less than 5 underground tube stations, an overground train station with links to Gatwick the Midlands and the North and the South Coast plus one of the largest bus hubs in the city. We also have a very reasonably priced mini cab company that operates from an office at the end of our street that offers competitive rates to all of London's airports.
Guest have use of our guest room and their own private bathroom.
Guests allowed publick exterior corridor (like in hotel).
Access to guest room via exterior corridor (like in hotel).
Other things to note
OUR CHECK IN IS AT 3pm & CHECK OUT 10.00am
You need provide to the host photocopy of government ID for accomodation in our Art Home. If you do not want give to the host copy of your ID you will be not accomodate. It's important for security reason of Art Home and host family.
However while we can't always guarantee earlier access to our guest room, if we have guest checking out in the morning and it needs to be cleaned, we aim to accommodate earlier check in times where possible and guests are always welcome to drop off their bags at the house.
- Internet Access
- Smoke alarm
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
I can give to my guest local tips and advice helping them experience the true culture of their destination.
London room for rent is set in London, 1.1 km from Westminster Abbey, 1.2 km from Buckingham Palace, as well as 1.3 km from St James's Park. The property is 1.7 km from Banqueting House and 1.9 km from London Eye.
OVERNIGHT IN ART GALLERY - This is hit with art lovers and dog lovers! Temporary Contemporary Art gallery on the wall.
Lady Ju Gallery is an Art Gallery and my personal home located in City of Westminster, an old and prestigious area in Central London. The Lady Ju Gallery is open for the visitors in 2016. The gallery collection consists of my own works, as well as my own art collections, including a large number of works of all genres, performed by artists from different countries !!!
I turned my apartment into an Art Gallery and spend here Art Workshop and drawing lessons for my guests. You have opportunity to buy any original Paintings or Signed Art print direct from british artist. You are welcome ) Contact me for the visit.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Our House Rules of residence are very simple:
- With host you will share exterior corridor (like in hotel). Guest have access to the guest booked room via exterior corridor.
- Quiet Flat at the night time.
- To come home in normal evening time, preferably before 11:30 pm (so that the host family can sleep peacefully like all normal people at the night time, the owners beginning to work day since 6am-7am in the morning).
- The guest should pay full prior to arrival.
- The guest should provide to the host copy of government ID for accomodation in Art Home.
- Nightlife guest not welcomed.
- No Visitors in premises.
- Under security reason we do not provide the entrance door key. This is Art Home. The Host will meet you in person.
Smoking is not allowed.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.