About the Homestay

Lakes and rivers Modern
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

I am a maths teacher and I live with my 24 yearswho finished university and studied Economy and politics . 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. 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
  • Non Smoking
  • Allow Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 1 night

Maximum stay is for 365 nights

Available for given dates

Small garden wiew
From £48 per night
Single 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
£400
Monthly price
£1,450
Small garden view double room for 2
From £50 per night
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
£400
£500
Monthly price
£1,500
£1,700
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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

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary 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.

70 Reviews

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    Italy
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    October 2019

    Tracy and her family are so nice, and they will help you in any way they can. I loved my time with them.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    Melek you meant I think Elenait is nice to having you in my apartment

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    Germany
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    September 2019

    This home is perfect as a cozy base to explore the city of London.

    You arrive in a nicely furnished, clean apartment, including kitchen use, and sleep in a comfortable bed in a quiet but central area.
    Melek and her daughter are very lovable, responsible and welcoming hosts.

    My daughter and I loved it.

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    Belgium
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    April 2019

    Melek is a very nice person, her flat is very nice and clean. It is so comfortable that I decided to stay for 3 weeks more !

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    France
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    April 2019

    Excellent, Melek is very nice and the apartment very well located in the lovely area of ​​Paddington, I recommend

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    France
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    April 2019

    Melek is a very nice host, her flat is bright and clean. The bedding is very comfortable too.
    We are very happy to have chosen her as our host family for our weekend in London.
    Thanks also to her daughter for her exit tips. We took advantage of the market Notting Hill on Saturday on your advice ;-) 15 mn walk. You are really very well placed.
    Melek, thank you for the discussions we had together, which allowed me to practice my English. You are a good teacher ^^ Thank you very much to you girls.

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    France
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    January 2019

    The flat was very comfortable, and the welcome very nice. We had a great time !

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    Thanks for the review. It was a pleasure having you in my flat. You are great sisters

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    Saudi Arabia
    Age 25 - 34

    4 hearts
    September 2018

    The house is nice and clean

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    Thank you Ahmed

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    China
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    September 2018

    Melek is a very friendly person, her home is warm, comfortable and clean. I have had a wonderful time here. At the same time, she cooking is very good . I am very happy to choose this wonderful host family, thanks for Melek and her daughter for taking care of me, and hope Melek family Have a wonderful time.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    Thanks for the review.. It is a pleasure sharing my flat with you

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    Saudi Arabia
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    September 2018

    Melek is very friendly and nice. I really enjoyed my stay and felt like home.

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    Hungary
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    August 2018

    Melek was really welcoming, helpful and kind. The flat was clean and comfortable. The location of her home is fantastic as it is close to the tube and only walking distance from the centre. I can recommend it!

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Melek in ,

    It is a pleasure having you in my flat. You are great couple. Thanks for the review

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