Sweet Family in shiny Flat

Homestay in Paddington - London, United Kingdom
From £48  /   per night

About the Homestay

Lakes and rivers Modern

I am a maths teacher and I live with my 21 years old daughter who is studying Economy at university. I am offering guests a double room with an extremely comfortable double bed and shared bathroom with the family. In the room there is one double bed, wardrobe and study table and TV.Guests can also watch TV in the sitting room or in their room and internet is available 24 hours a day, free of charge. I live very centrally within walking distance of lots of bars and nice restaurants. The apartment is located very close to several underground stations and the nearest bus stop is only a 3-minute walk away.
I provide all my guests with a very warm welcome and make them feel like they are at home. I have hosted many visitors from around the world and provide guests with a very clean and comfortable place to stay.

We give our guests full details about the area and how to get around .
The flat is located in a well-established and popular neighbourhood of London called Paddington.
My daughter and I are interested in meeting new people and learning more about different cultures. We like walking, reading, cinema, swimming & theatre.
Paddington Walking distance to Hyde park, Little Venice, Queensway,
Marble Arch and Oxford Street. The flat is 5-7 minutes walking to 3 underground train stations (Paddington, Warwick Avenue and Royal Oak).
There are lots of nice restaurants, bars, cafes and supermarkets.
The area is very safe.

Paddington is very close to Heathrow Airport and a train gets there from Paddington station in just 15 minutes using Heathrow Express.

House Facilities
  • Laundry
  • TV
  • Internet Access
  • Smoke alarm
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

Bedrooms available for booking

   

Small garden view double room for 2
£65
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

This room is a large double room for 1 person or for a couple. It is on the first floor north facing, with a small view of the garden.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
2 guests
Nightly Price
£65
£75
Weekly Price
£350
£500
Monthly price
£1,500
£1,700
Small garden wiew
£65
Double Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Double Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Double room This room is a large double room for 1 person or for a couple. It is on the ground floor south facing, with a great view of the garden.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
Nightly Price
£65
Weekly Price
£350
Monthly price
£1,450
You have selectedTotal Booking AmountPayable Upon Booking

How it works

About the Area

The local area is called Little Venice. It is located along the canal. There are several nice restaurants and bars within walking distance of the apartment. The apartment has easy access to 5 stations each of them in walking distance 5-10 minutes (Paddington station ,Warwick Avenue , Royal Oak ,Queensway and Bayswater). There are also several buses which stop at the stop 3-5 minutes walking distance from the apartment (Bus numbers 6, 414 & 187) .

Local Area Facilities
  • Park
  • Gym
  • Swimming
  • Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Library
  • Museum
  • Shopping Centre
  • Health club
  • Restaurant
  • Bus Stop
  • Train station
  • Hospital

Meals

Please note that only a light breakfast is included in the room rate. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen
Available on request at an extra cost
  • Full Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Full Board
  • Packed lunch

House Rules

No smoking in the apartment. But guesses can smoke in the balcony

Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

42 Reviews

  • 5 hearts
    July 2017

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

  • 3 hearts
    July 2017

    This guest awarded the host 3 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    This guess did not speak a word of English. I really do not understand why she left 3 stars. When she provided everything first class and very clean room

  • 5 hearts
    July 2017

    She and her daughter are really nice! Also they are really considerable and lovely. If you are hesitated, you are a fool. You should decide to stay right now!

  • 5 hearts
    July 2017

    Staying with Melek was great in all respects. First of all, she's a marvellous host who helps you with anything you can imagine. She is a very nice and relaxed person. We had very nice conversations. The house and room is very clean also. The kitchen was freely in use and you could use the washing machine. Once Melek even ironed my shirt - it was indeed a perfect stay.

    The area is nice too, around Little Venice. It's not a long way to the underground. I will definitely stay with Melek, if possible, the next time I come to London!

    Thank you Melek!

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    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    You are a great guess too. Thank you . Melek

  • 5 hearts
    May 2017

    She is a great host!

  • 5 hearts
    April 2017

    Hi everyone, I'm Perrine, 22years old and I've stayed 2months in Melek's family.

    If you ever want to go to London and have no idea where to stay... Just go to Melek and Deniz house. It was one of the best experience of my life in a family.

    First of all they welcomed me really nicely and properly. We didn't know each other, obviously but they were very polite and very open-minded. It was the very first time I booked a family on the internet! I was a bit nervous...

    The appartement was very clean all the time. My bedsheets were changed every week and I could do my laundry as much as I wanted to. I had a place in the fridge where I could put my groceries and I could use the kitchen whenever I wanted.

    They really introduce me in their world with their friends, acquaintances and their culture. I've been learning more than ever with these two and we had so much fun some nights laughing in the living room! I almost learn a few words of Turkish! Deniz, Melek's daughter, had the same age as me so we got along very well.

    To conclude Melek and Deniz are very warm, big hearted and they have so much to offer to you. I'm so sad it is already gone but now I have another family in London and there is no way I'm going back to an hotel because now I have a place to stay <3

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  • 5 hearts
    March 2017

    I went to London with my friend Mary, we are French and we are 22 years old.
    We had a very nice trip in London especially thanks to Melek and her daughter. When we arrived, we felt like at home. They were very very welcoming. The house is very clean, the bedroom and bathroom too. Concerning the breakfast it was very tasty : you can chose what you want (cereals, bread, tea, eggs, coffee or anything else). We ll come back again at Melek's house ! And we became friends with her daughter, Deniz.

    Melek helped us, and advised us for bus and tube. She was very nice and kindly ! They were always here for us ! Thanks for all again, I hope we ll see you soon !

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  • 5 hearts
    February 2017

    My daughter and I enjoyed staying at Melek's place. Melek and her daughter are very welcoming people giving useful advice about their city. The room was clean and very nice. The location is perfect to visit London, next to Bakerloo and Circle line stations. Definitely a place to stay

  • 5 hearts
    February 2017

    Great location, very friendly and helpful hosts :) thank you!

  • 5 hearts
    January 2017

    Very nice and friendly people, very clean flat, and an excellent location. I really enjoyed my stay and I felt comfortable. Melek and her daughter were very friendly and helpful, and they would never hesitate to help you if you ask them. There are lots of places that are a walking distance from the flat, and if that is not the case, you can either use the tube which is very close, or by taking the bus at the bus stop instead, which is very close as well. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

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