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Harpenden short term serviced apartment rental

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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Working or holidaying in London, Hertfordshire or Bedfordshire? Fed up with hotels and want your own luxurious space at a similar price? Moving house? Family visiting? Eight Clayton House is a stylish one bedroom second floor apartment available for short term rental, set in Harpenden town centre. Furnished and fully equipped in a contemporary style, the apartment offers free Wi-Fi, Smart TVs with Freeview in living area and bedroom, a lift, central heating and a private parking space. There is a fully equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, washing machine with drier and dishwasher. The living area has a comfortable double sofa bed. Despite being right in the town centre, the apartment is quiet and also light and airy because of its second floor location It is just a few minutes walk from...Working or holidaying in London, Hertfordshire or Bedfordshire? Fed up with hotels and want your own luxurious space at a similar price? Moving house? Family visiting? Eight Clayton House is a stylish one bedroom second floor apartment available for short term rental, set in Harpenden town centre. Furnished and fully equipped in a contemporary style, the apartment offers free Wi-Fi, Smart TVs with Freeview in living area and bedroom, a lift, central heating and a private parking space. There is a fully equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, washing machine with drier and dishwasher. The living area has a comfortable double sofa bed. Despite being right in the town centre, the apartment is quiet and also light and airy because of its second floor location It is just a few minutes walk from the mainline station with a direct rail service into London St Pancras (27 minutes) and St Albans. The train service runs between Bedford and Brighton offering direct journeys to Luton Parkway Station (for the Airport) in 6 minutes, Gatwick Airport in less than 90 minutes and Brighton for the seaside in just over 2 hours. The M1 (junctions 9 and 10) and M25 are nearby, providing easy access by road to Luton Airport, only 6 miles to the north, and Heathrow Airport.. Harpenden is an affluent commuter town.There are three supermarkets and many bars, pubs and restaurants within minutes of the apartment. Harpenden Leisure Centre which has a swimming pool and full gym facilities is a 5 minute walk away. The central area of Harpenden known as 'The Village' is characterised by Church Green, Leyton Green and the High Street Greens which give this pretty town its provincial feel. Harpenden Common covers 238 acres and has 2 cricket clubs, a football club, bridle ways, ramblers paths and Harpenden Common Golf Club. The Cathedral City of St Albans is only 10 minutes away by train, bus or car. The city's colourful history is all around you including Roman ruins, a Medieval clock tower and the stunning Abbey.There is fabulous shopping and a large street market on Wednesdays and Saturdays. London, the vibrant capital city, has so much to offer both day and night. London has four world heritage sites: the Tower of London, the Palaces of Westminster, Kew Gardens and Greenwich. Other famous London landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square, the O2 and the Shard. London is home to numerous museums, art galleries and 48 West End theatres. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
John W
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2015
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Very convenient, very clean and well equipped. Ideal for us with just a short walk to the train serviced by frequent trains to and from London. Hosts most hospital and excellent in providing help and assistance with our excessive luggage.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank mijshaw
OnAir573041, VR Owner at Harpenden short term serviced apartment rental, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you Mike and Mary. It was great to have you as guests, we were pleased to assist as far as we could and hope to see you again. Best wishes, John and Sarah

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Lovely, comfortable apartment in central location, close to shops and train station. Well appointed with high quality fixtures and fittings. Everything needed was supplied - even a bathrobe - it felt more like a hotel in some respects!

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank abbyallin
Management response:Responded 11 December 2017

Thank you Abby for your very kind comments. We hope that we may be able to welcome you again at some future date. Best wishes, Sarah and John

Reviewed 10 April 2017

The location is excellent very convenient to the centre of Harpenden and all its facilities - a short 5 minute walk to Harpenden Railway station offering frequent fast train services through to Central London and beyond is a bonus A further convenience is having dedicated...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank julian b
Management response:Responded 14 April 2017

Thank you very much Julian for your kind comments and we are delighted that you had such a happy and comfortable stay in Harpenden and at our apartment. You were lovely guests and we hope to welcome you here again. Very best wishes, Sarah and...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

A beautifully presented and well equipped apartment in a central location. John and Sarah are very accommodating and helpful and were happy for us to organise the apartment to suit our 3 month old. The lift and car parking space are very handy too.

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Hannahallsop
Management response:Responded 5 February 2017

Dear Hannah and James, Thank you for being such lovely guests, for looking after our apartment so well and for your kind comments. Very best wishes, Sarah and John.

Reviewed 4 September 2016

A stylish, contemporary apartment filled with natural light in a fabulous location in the pretty, upmarket town of Harpenden, just north of London. John & Sarah are wonderful, welcoming hosts who take the care to add those special, homely touches such as fresh flowers, a...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Helen S
Management response:Responded 5 September 2016

Thank you Helen for your lovely comments. You were great guests and we are so pleased that you were happy at our apartment and in Harpenden. We hope to meet you again. Best wishes, Sarah and John.

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Great flat in a good location.Clean and modern with every facility.John and Sarah could not do enough to make us feel welcome and we would recommend this flat very highly.

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Simon384
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Back in England for a short visit, we knew about this apartment trough the website of Harpenden City Council and could not be more grateful for the suggestion. The flat is very conveniently located in the centre of a town hiding some beautiful, little known...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Francesco N
Reviewed 16 June 2015

This is a lovely apartment with all the mod-cons anyone could need. Its right in the centre of Harpenden, 2 minutes walk from the train station and a whole host of bars and restaurants. John and Sarah are very welcoming and were on hand to...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the apartment for two weeks, whilst our house was going through renovation. John and Sarah were very welcoming and have equipped 8, Clayton House to a very high standard. The apartment is right in the middle of Harpenden village and is a...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Sueums
Reviewed 16 October 2016
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Date of stay: October 2016
Management response:Responded 17 October 2016
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Elevator/Lift access
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Corporate Bookings
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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About the neighbourhood
This stylish urban apartment is located in Vaughan Road, just 3 minutes walk to Harpenden train station which offers a 27 minute journey by direct rail service into London St Pancras. It is well positioned for Luton Airport (just 6 miles away) accessible from Harpenden by bus, train or taxi. The apartment's central location means it is just minutes from bars, pubs, restaurants, coffee houses, supermarkets, shops and leisure centre. Harpenden is an affluent commuter town. The M1 (junctions 9 and 10) is nearby and Luton airport is only 6 miles (10 km) to the north. There are three supermarkets and many bars, pubs and restaurants within minutes of the apartment. Harpenden Leisure Centre which has a swimming pool and full gym facilities is a 5 minute walk away. The central area of Harpenden k...
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