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The Stables at The Old Bakery

The Garden in June - view towards the Stables
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The Garden in June - view towards the Stables
The view from your front door towards The Old Bakery The living room with the door to the garden
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4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
26 reviews
The Garden in June - view towards the Stables
The view from your front door towards The Old Bakery
The living room with the door to the garden
The living / dining room with the ladder-style stair to the bedroom
A bright kitchen where once horses munched on hay!
Your kitchen has an over, microwave, hob, washing machine and fridge/ freezer
Your private, sheltered sitting area outside your door
Your bedroom in the eaves - a romantic hideaway popular with honeymooners!
Your bedroom has a double bed (small double not king-size!)
Your shower room - fluffy white towels provided
The Old Bakery - The Stables is located in the walled garden within independent street access
Historic Old Bakery - Mr and Mrs Chalkley the bakers with their delivery cart
The front door of the Stables - flowers round you door
The Green, Winchmore Hill - great shops, cafes, restaurants and pub
The Deli on The Green - all your grocery needs and great coffee and lunches
Grovelands Park - just 5 minutes walk from The Stables
A traditional English Tea Room on The Green - enjoy their cakes!
The view from The Stables bedroom window
Cobbled pathway to the Stables
A restaurant on The Green
Grovelands Park in Winter
The Garden
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
London, England
A romantic hideaway for two, set in the secluded, walled garden the Old Bakery. Beamed living room and eaves bedroom combine with contemporary kitchen & shower-room to make a elegant, cosy and romantic home-from-home. Fast trains to the centre from Winchmore Hill station ( 2 minutes' walk) give quick access to the central sights of London.

The Stables consists of a living room/ dining room, kitchen, shower-room (downstairs) and a bedroom in the eaves (i.e with restricted height, sloping ceiling). The living room has a settee for two (please note that this is NOT a sofa-bed and so unsuitable for sleeping on), an armchair, a coffee table and dining table for two. The kitchen is well-equipped and contemporary is style, with microwave, an oven, a hob, fridge with ice-box, & a washing machine. Bedlinen (400 thread Egyptian cott...
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About the Owner, Nina A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 51 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL195171 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 26 reviews
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Melissa S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Our stay at the Old bakery was perfect. I loved the quite little garden and Nina has decorated the property so tastefully. It had everything that we needed and there are good restaurants and a market close by. The train station into downtown London was also very conveniently located. I really enjoyed spending a day in the wonderful chaos that...

Management response:

so glad that these charming guests enjoyed their stay. We love our walled garden and it is a pleasure to know that our guests do too. The tortoise, Octavius, has been with us since 1978 and is very busy eating at this time of year. If I am late with his morning food he will even walk into my house...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Received specific directions that were spot on. Nina met us and the Old Bakery is everything it was advertised to be. Nina is a history buff so her info was very valuable. Great accommodations,easy to get London. tons of things to do in the immediate area. very cozy and most important clean and quiet. Sat out in the garden every...

Management response:

I am delighted that Scott and his partner enjoyed their stay in The Stables cottage and that they took advantage of the garden as well. I suspect that the tortoise is missing them!


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Management response:

Thank you so much, Lynda, for this lovely review. The sun has come out this week and the idea sitting outside the Stables for a drink or for breakfast is more enticing.. What a pity the weather was so variable during your stay. The sunshine has brought our tortoise out of hibernation and has got me working in the garden...


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
GBP 115
GBP 130
GBP 650
1 Oct 2016 -
18 Dec 2016
autumn 2016
4 nights
GBP 90
GBP 100
GBP 600
19 Dec 2016 -
4 Jan 2017
Xmas & new year 2016-17
6 nights
GBP 130
GBP 130
GBP 800
5 Jan 2017 -
31 Jan 2017
January 2017
4 nights
GBP 70
GBP 450
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
There are no extra charges. Wifi is free of charge. Discounts available are: 5% discount offered to returning guests, or those referred by former guests, when staying for 4 nights or longer. A discount may be negotiable for stays of longer than 2 weeks. Deposit and payments: A 25% deposit is required at the time of booking. The balance of 75% and the security deposit is due one month before your arrival date.
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How to get there
Airport: Heathrow: 40.0 km
Railway: Winchmore Hill: 0.2 km
Ferry: Dover: 150.0 km
We will send you detailed directions from your arrival airport of station to the Old Bakery as soon as we know your travel information. Below are short directions from the main arrival points:
Eurostar terminal at St Pancras: Cross the street to King's Cross Underground station and take the Victoria line underground one stop (3 minutes) to Highbury and Islington and change there to the next-door platform and take a train to Winchmore Hill (15 Minutes).
Heathrow Airport: British Airways and the main US and European Airlines. The Piccadilly line runs direct from Heathrow Airport to Southgate station, a 5 minute taxi ride from the Old Bakery.
Gatwick Airport: Some long distance international airlines, also European flights. Take the Gatwick Express to Victoria where you change to...
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