About this listing
A lovely, bright and airy apartment in a modern secure building with an open plan living/dining room, 2 x double bedrooms, 2 x bathrooms, a fully fitted kitchen and excellent transport links to the Olympic Park (10 mins by train) and Central London. The apartment is close to the shopping, restaurants and transport facilities of Old Street, Hoxton & Shoreditch and is on the north edge of The City. It is a highly accessible area to all of London via tube network, overground trains and buses. Central London is 20 mins away.
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A bright, modern 2 x double bedroom apartment on the 3rd floor with double aspect overlooking London Fields Park.
* 1 x double bedroom with en suite
* 1 x double bedroom
* Family bathroom
* Open plan living/ dining room
* Fully-fitted modern kitchen with dishwasher, microwave & washing machine & dryer
* Outside balcony with seating and views across the park
* Luxury bedlinen and towels provided
* Fully furnished
* Very clean and modern
* Bi-weekly cleaner
* TV (freeview)/ DVD/ Wii console
* WIFI Broadband (9MB high-speed connection)
* Close to train station
* Very close to swimming pool and tennis courts
* 10 mins by train to the Olympic Park
* Safe, gated development with secure entry system
* Secure off street parking
* Lift and disabled access
* Smoke free
* pet free
LOCAL AREA & AMENITIES
The apartment directly overlooks beautiful London Fields park on a quiet street. While the local area has a lovely family-friendly atmosphere, it is also situated very close to some of the coolest places in London for bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants (Hoxton, Shoreditch, Old Street, etc...)
London Fields Park
An Olympic sized swimming pool right on your door step! The open-air pool is 200m away on the north side of the park and is so great in the summer. It's open seven days a week and doesn't close until the sun goes down. There are also tennis courts within the park.
A 5 minute walk through London Fields Park takes you to a collection of cafe's, pubs, restaurants, a butcher, fish monger, florist, book shops, antique shops, fashion shops, delicatessen's and news-agents. On Saturday between 9am - 5pm there is a farmers market with over 80 stalls. They also have craft, music, art and jewellery stalls.
Columbia Road is London's principle flower market devoted to selling plants, flowers, garden fittings and gardening equipment. This popular London street market has a friendly atmosphere, lots of cafe's and sells plants and flowers at excellent value prices. It happens once a week every Sunday.
Thriving, creative community with plenty to offer including great restaurants, shops, a cinema, street markets and music venues. Easily accessible by bus or walking. 1.4 miles from the apartment. Famous flower market every Sunday until 4pm http://columbiaroad.info/.
Full of cutting edge bars, clubs, pubs, restaurants, music venues and art galleries. Vibrant area with lots to discover.
Olympic coverage as well as live music entertainment.
Take the train from London Fields (just outside the apartment) to Liverpool Street which takes 7 mins, and from there you can get a connection via tube to any part of London. Oxford Street, Hyde Park, Covent Garden, Kensington, Soho, Buckingham Palace, the South Bank etc... are all easily accessible. Plan your journey here.
The iTunes Music Festival takes place throughout July. It's well worth checking out.
TRAVELING TO THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE
The Olympic Village is 1.7 miles away.
Straight route which takes approx 30 mins. There is also a more scenic route along the canal.
There are a number of good taxi firms in the local area who will take you there within 8 mins.
There is a secure parking space at the apartment.
Bus stops are within a 2 min walk of the apartment to the Olympic Village.
Buses: 236, 276, W15, 26.
Journey time is 10 mins.
London Fields rail (322 ft) - 7 mins to Liverpool Street (and West End)
Hackney Central rail (1/2 mile) - 10 mins to Stratford
Bethnal Green tube (1 mile)
Dalston Junction rail (1 mile)
Hoxton tube (1.4 miles)
Bethnal Green Underground Station (5min by bus)
£2,500 p/wk rental during the Olympics
£2,000 p/wk rental during the Para Olympics
Total rental amount due 1 month before arrival.
Fully refundable deposit due 6 months before arrival.
Damage deposit of £500 due on arrival. Refunded on your departure.
For further information and enquiries please contact:
There is a comprehensive manual in the apartment which includes detailed travel information, maps of local shops and attractions, guides for using the appliances and emergency contact information. A complete schedule of the Olympic Games is also provided.
Official London 2012 Olympic website
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