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Welcome to the charming, compact 425 square feet Queensgate loft studio! Located in a beautiful white Victorian building in South Kensington, walk up a short flight of stairs and step into the building to see the original inlaid tile floors. Turn right down a short hallway and you're home. Enter this cosy apartment to find the bathroom on your left and kitchen directly ahead. Turn right and the dining and living room with large windows are straight ahead.
While compact the apartment has been beautifully remodeled, offers every comfort, sleeps up to 3 and receives excellent reviews. The price is great compared to small hotel rooms and you'll save a lot shopping at the nearby supermarket and dining in.
Best of all, the location is ideal in the most sought-after neighborhood in London - where you can walk to museums, monuments, palaces, shopping and more! You'll be just a short stroll from Kensington Gardens and Museum Row, home to the Victoria & Albert Museum, Science Museum and the Natural History Museum. You'll also love being so close to the Gloucester Road Tube station where you can go direct and quickly reach the Theatre District for London's fabulous West End shows and shopping in Covent Garden. The Queensgate is a charming home away from home in London!
There is a king-sized bed (150cm x 200cm) located on the loft-style mezzanine with access via alternating riser-style stairs. The sofa bed converts to one or two single beds at night, depending on your sleeping configuration.
1 Bathroom with shower, sink and toilet; spacious and newly remodeled in beige tiles. Hot water tank: 80 gallons.
|Jul 16, 2016||to||Sep 02, 2016||Mid Season||Slash Sale: €162 15% off|
|Sep 03, 2016||to||Oct 14, 2016||£223||High Season|
|Oct 15, 2016||to||Oct 28, 2016||£190||Mid Season|
|Oct 29, 2016||to||Dec 16, 2016||£156||Off Peak|
|Dec 17, 2016||to||Dec 26, 2016||£190||Mid Season|
|* Dec 27, 2016||to||Jan 03, 2017||£223||High Season|
|* Dec 27, 28, 29, 30||to||New Year's Week||£223||New Years|
|Jan 04, 2017||to||Mar 03, 2017||£156||Off Peak|
|Mar 04, 2017||to||May 05, 2017||£190||Mid Season|
|May 06, 2017||to||July 14, 2017||£223||High Season|
A once-off damage waiver fee of £39 or £49 (depending on the apartment) is payable with the final payment.
* New Year's week is a 7 night booking that overlaps Dec 31/Jan 1
"This is our second time at a Perfect location ( Paris 2013) very nice accomodations. Nicely appointed and amentities, ie soap, coffee,paper towels, etc. We are very comfortable in London, so we did not need to use the office staff, but its nice to know they are there if needed. I strongly rec'd..."
Mary Pahlow, United States
"We very much enjoyed our stay at Queensgate. While we chose it for proximity to the V&A museum, its Tube links were great, making it easy to get around London. A bonus was being on the same Tube line as Kings Cross for ease of access to St Pancras and the Eurostar.
The apartment was well..."
Lynne Bulloch, Australia
"We absolutely loved it! Apartment was lovely...decorated beautifully in every way (and I am an Interior Designer)! Location was perfect...the street is beautiful and safe! But mostly the service from London Perfect was just that... perfect! They were professional in every way and went well..."
Deborah Houseworth, United States
"This is our family's second stay in the Queensgate Loft in the past two years. This flat is in a great location and within easy walking distance to the Tube, Kensington Gardens, shopping, restaurants and museums. The apartment is extremely comfortable, clean and has a wonderful large bathroom and..."
Monica Andrews, United States
"My daughter, her friend and I had a lovely time in London. London Perfect makes the lodgings so easy. The studio apartment was in a great location and had the basics that we needed when we were tired of touring. It's such an easy way to travel. The best part of London Perfect, and Paris Perfect,..."
Margaret P, United States
"This was our 2nd stay in the Queensgate loft in the past 2 years. The loft is in a perfect location for experiencing London and within easy walking distance to many sights and the Tube. The loft is modern, clean and perfect for 2-3 people. Working with London Perfect is very easy and we booked the..."
Susan K, United States
"My daughter and I stayed at Queensgate and loved this charming apartment! The location is excellent for walking to the museums, Kensington Palace and gardens, Royal Albert Hall, a tube stop and great shopping. Definitely recommend it!"
Anastasia Walsh, United States
"We loved this cozy little flat. It is perfect for two. The neighborhood is wonderful! It was an easy walk to museums, shopping, dining, and the underground. Thank you, London Perfect Team, for the warm welcome and another "perfect" vacation experience!"
Staci S., United States
"Second time using "Perfect" other was in Paris. The Queensgate loft was just about perfect for three. The apartment is well equipped, nicely decorated, and very close to transportation, and some attractions. The only issue during the last three nights of our stay was hot water, but they did their..."
Rick Beck, United States
"I had a great stay at the Queensgate apartment. It was the perfect fit for me. It was nice, clean and modern. It had everything I needed and after a long day of sightseeing, I appreciated coming back to a nice comfortable bed! Hopefully I will be back soon and can stay there again!"
Beth, United States
"The apartment was tiny but well furnished, well equipped and spotless. Steps to loft looked challenging but worked out fine. We took our 11 year-old granddaughter who slept in the sleeping couch downstairs. Great neighborhood and location near Kensington Park and many restaurant choices on..."
Micki G, United States
"We loved our stay at the Queensgate apartment in South Kensington. It was very comfortable, clean and in a great location. It was quiet and a short walk to Kensington Gardens and to the Tube. Lots of restaurants and grocery stores nearby. We felt very comfortable in our apartment after a long day..."
Kate G, United States
"We had a wonderful stay at the Queensgate studio loft. Great location and everything was perfect in the apartment."
Renata Mattos, Brazil
"Perfect location. Very convenient for walks in Kensington Gardens and the Gloucester Tube Station was just about a 10 minute walk. The apartment was very comfortable and all the necessary amenities (except for a coffee maker)."
David Andrews, United States
"We really enjoyed our stay at the Queensgate Studio Loft! Having stayed at two Paris Perfect apartments we knew the accommodations would be nice. My daughter and I enjoyed the location, the decor, and the large bathroom. Your friendly staff welcomed us at the apartment and provided valuable..."
Anita Thompson, United States
"My daughter and I had a wonderful week at the Queensgate Loft. The apartment, though small, was perfect for our needs. Everything we needed was provided and in excellent condition. After very long days the comfortable bed was indeed appreciated! We loved the neighborhood which had easy access..."
Susan Horne, United States
"Thank you very much, my mother and her friend had a wonderful time!"
"Queensgate was perfect for the week my husband and I spent in London. This compact yet comfortable flat takes advantage of every inch of space. We enjoyed the location and quickly got the hang of getting around on the tube and the city bikes."
Vianna Zimbel, United States
"We loved it..great location!"
Margaret Stewart, United States
"I truly experienced a I wonderful time in you're great city!! The apartment was very good.......at times a bit warm inside due to the high humidity, but none the less, met all of our expectations. I would have no hesitation in recommending your properties to colleagues & friends. I will definitely..."
"My husband and I could not have been more pleased with our recent stay at the Queensgate loft. Everyone at London Perfect was quick to respond to email questions, and they were incredibly accommodating of our needs when it came to our infant son. Booking Lushi to take us to and from the airport was..."
Megan S, United States
"Fabulous accommodations! The sites were so easily accessible through the underground! It was a pleasure to return here each evening after a day of sightseeing. We hope to return."
John & Lillian G, USA
"Wow! What a great place to stay while visiting London. Our daughter is studying in London for a semester at Imperial. This was close and convenient to everything. High Street Ken, Hyde Park, the theater district, shopping etc. It's all so close. If you like tennis the tour of Wimbledon was AMAZING...."
Tina & Drew R, USA
"We enjoyed our visit here with our daughter, now living in the UK. Great location - well equipped digs. Hope to be back!"
J Pollock, USA
"I had a most lovely stay at The Queensgate Studio Loft. It was clean and contained all one would need for a pleasant stay. It was just the right sized flat and most conveniently located to museums, shops, and the tube. As well, it was a good neighborhood that was located to that oh, so wonderful..."
Karen W, United States
"We had a wonderfully busy week in London. This apartment was very central with excellent access to the tube and buses. We have walked everywhere and loved having the V & A as our local museum. The Hollywood Fashions exhibition is outstanding. We did a day trip to Bath which we loved - what a..."
Rosemary and Eliza W, Australia
"What a wonderful week! Our stay couldn't have been more perfect. The condo was so convenient and the tube was easy to use. Enjoyed the local pub and restaurants. Enjoyed the many beautiful parks and people watching. Would recommend the trip to Stonehenge - it was amazing. Thank you again for your..."
Steve G, USA
"We had a wonderful week in London! This flat was a great base from which to explore - very convenient for the tube and for walking. Our favourite neighbourhoods to explore included Notting Hill and the West End. Very much enjoyed sitting in pubs and cafes and chatting with Londoners - made afew new..."
Brooke B, USA
"Excellent location! So handy to everything, whether by tube or walking. We were able to see the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace and also the beautiful old books at the British Library, among three nights of theatre.
Our first time in London has been a joy and this convenient apartment..."
Pat & Jan M, Canada
"Great Apartment! Fabulous location! Everything was brilliant! Thanks for your hospitality (smiley face!)."
Steve B, United States of America
"We have returned home after a simply wonderful week in London. We loved the Queensgate apartment. What a clever use of space! It was very comfortable for the two of us and we got the hang of the stairs right away. Your restaurant recommendations were great. We loved both Clark's and..."
Linda & Ira Goldman
"My 19 year old daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Queen's Gate. We couldn't have stayed in a better location and the apartment was lovely. It had everything we needed and the booklet of information came in very handy. We tried many of the suggested restaurants and enjoyed all of..."
Teresa D, Canada
"We were extremely pleased with the flat. The location was outstanding - close to the subway, stores, restaurants, parks and museums. The flat was beautifully decorated, very clean and had everything we needed including loads of information about London and our neighbourhood. Our only suggestion..."
Elaine & Rick J, Canada
"We enjoyed the Queens Gate apartment very much. It had everything we needed and was delightfully decorated. The stairs were a bit tricky, but other than that, it was great. Close to the tube and lots of places were within walking distance. Madelyn sent us tons of helpful information and we were..."
Chris & Julie Cross, USA
"This is a lovely flat in a fantastic location. Two tube stops within extremely easy walking distance (5 min)and black cabs pass frequently. The loft is exactly as depicted on the website - clean, compact, and perfect for a vacation stay. The linens are great (towels are John Lewis), and even..."
Kris, United States
"We cannot recommend the Queen's Gate Studio Loft enough. Beautiful furnishings in London's best neighborhood. Just across the street from the Natural History Museum and a few blocks from Kensington Gardens. We will definitely stay here when we return to London. Loved the kitchen and bath, free..."
Gabe and Jenny Resendez, United States
"The apartment was lovely and in a great location.
"Although small, this immaculately clean and well-appointed apartment never felt cramped. Sleek, modern furniture and fixtures combine well with elegant ceiling and wall paintings in keeping with the building's refined history. Excellent neighborhood always felt safe.
Dr. and Mrs. Keenan, USA
"Location: Excellent. Across from Natural History Museum and near V&A museum. Short walk to Harrods. Two tube stops nearby. Unlimited shops in neighborhood, from Boots to Waitrose. Lots of good restaurants close at hand. Apartment: exactly as pictured. Beautiful decor from paintings to "frescoes"...."
Debra and Jerry Jacobs, United States
"Loved, loved, loved Queen's Gate!! I was there by myself and felt soooo comfortable. Very nicely appointed kitchen. Lovely big bathroom. Super comfy bed with lovely linens. Yes, it's a studio but the loft bedroom gives it more a one bedroom feel. Lots of tour books and resources on the bookshelf...."
Melissa, United States
"The Queensgate apartment was excellent - very compact but ideal for two people. It was very well equipped but not at all fussy and had everything we needed. The location was great, we were really happy with it, especially being able to drop into the V&A museum whenever we had an hour to spare."
Rosemary Cantwell, Australia
"Great apartment! Fabulous location! Everything was brilliant! Thanks for your hospitality (smiley face!)."
Steve B, United States
"We loved the apartment. We especially loved the convenience to the tube stop (Gloucester Rd), three fantastic museums (V&A, Science Museum and Natural History) and the local restaurants and grocery stores."
Silu Narvekar, USA
"My husband and I stayed in the Queen's Gate Studio apartment from May 30 to June 6, 2010. Getting there from Heathrow was very convenient and travelling around London on the tube was easy from the apartment. We found South Kensington to be a charming area and walked the area without worrying..."
Arlene Fitzgerald, Canada
"This is a tiny but charming studio/loft in a great location. It is elegantly furnished and comfy; way better than a hotel room, but not spacious. We really enjoyed our stay there."
Vicky Rideout, USA
"We stayed for a week at the Queens Gate apartment. It was exactly as depicted on the website, absolutely gorgeous and a wonderful location."
Steve & Chris Penglase, Australia
"My mother (75), Aunt (80) and I (49) had a terrific one week stay at the Queensgate Apartment in February 2010. The location was ideal - so close to beautiful Kensington Gardens, the V&A Museum, the Gloucester tube station, the Kensington High Street. We got to know the neighbourhood and felt..."
Joy Bauer, Canada
"We took our granddaughter to London for her 16th birthday, at her request. The Queen's Gate flat was perfect for us. It was small but beautifully fitted and we had everything we could need. I loved being able to wash clothes! The location was great and restaurants, shopping and tube were handy. Jimmie, Ralph and Mikaela
Jimmie, Ralph and Mikaela
"Hello Madelyn, we miss London! Thanks for the use of your charming Queensgate flat. From start to finish a memorable New Year's holiday in London. Great location, cozy flat and easy to get around. We will be back! Cheers!"
Karen & Ed Hasler
"This letter is about 1 year exactly since our return from London and Queensgate! We have been caring for, moving and selling the home of my father since our trip and I have just never gotten to this post. I guess the fact that I still want to post this is testament to the absolutely wonderful trip..."
Bob, Bonnie & Jeffrey Bohme
"My stay was truly perfect at the Queen's Gate apartment. The design was superb! I travel frequently and so many details were not missed: premium soaps, the espresso machine, and the abundant welcome package. The bed and linens were so comfortable I had a tough time getting up everyday! Highly..."
"Just a quick note to let you know how much we enjoyed the Queensgate studio on our recent trip. It was so great to live like a "Londoner" for the week in your impeccable flat - it was the perfect size for us and the loft couldn't have been more comfortable!
Also wanted to thank you,..."
Leigh & Andy
"I am an interior designer who has traveled extensively and has stayed in leading hotels all over the world. During my recent trip to London I booked a wonderful flat through London Perfect. Madelyn and Philippe were wonderful to work with and the flat was exquisite.
This small flat is..."
"I can't tell you how much I enjoyed our stay at the Queensgate apartment. Never have I seen such beautifully inventive use of such a small space! Everything was absolutely comfortable, exceptionally beautiful, and truly perfect. As in all of the ParisPerfect and LondonPerfect apartments in which..."
Cid & Jay Filter
"This was our first apartment rental and we have found it a wonderful way to experience living like a Londoner. It's located in a nice and safe residential neighborhood. Many sights and museums are close by so we didn't even use the tube the first two days of our stay!
The apartment is..."
Les & Jan
Heart of Kensington: Five minutes walk to Gloucester Road Tube; five minutes walk to South Kensington Tube. Direct to Heathrow, Theatre District, St. Paul's, Westminster, St. James Palace, Tower Bridge and Museums. The location is one of the best and safest in London.
Welcome to this charming, compact loft-style apartment!
Fully equipped kitchen
Looking from the kitchen towards the dnng nook and living room
Sunny living room with stairs leading to the loft bed
Living room with TV, DVD player, stereo and free internet
The dining nook with seating for 3 guests
Looking from the living room towards the dining and kitchen
Double-glazed windows and fans for good ventilation and curtains blocking out any street light
Sofa converts to one or two single beds at night
Cleverly designed staircase leads to the mezzanine
Paintings decorate the walls and ceiling
Original ceiling frescoes have historic listing status
You'll love waking up to this image
King-sized bed and storage on the mezzanine level
Spacious bathroom with shower, sink and toilet
View across the street
Walk to 'Museum Row' for various museums
Natral History Museum
Victoria and Albert Museum
Royal Albert Hall is just beautuful at night
Kensington High Street
World-class shopping just a few minutes away
Take a wonderful walk through Hyde Park
Stroll to the Princess Diana Memorial in Hyde Park
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
The Queen's foot guards
Walk up to the gates of Buckingham Palace
Take a picture within an iconic telephone booth!
Your fridge will thank you for the London magnet!