Spacious 2 bed property in great Eastend area of London is available to rent during the Olympics.
It has 2 double bedrooms, a spacious living area with balcony, a family sized bathroom and a fully fitted kitchen.
There is a double sofa bed in the living room so could sleep 6 but ideally will sleep 4. It is on the 3rd (top) floor of a modern block with secure entrance and access to a communal roof terrace with panoramic views of the city.
It is a short commute to the Olympic village and located in a fantastic area between Columbia road flower market and broadway market, with great transport links into the city of London.
Hackney is located north east of central London. It is a very hip area where many artists and musicians live. Victoria Park is located in Hackney, which is busy during the summer hosting gigs and festivals. There are also several markets well worth visiting, such as Broadway Market and Colombia Road Market, where you have the opportunity to shop and chill out with the locals who are enjoying a day out.
Shoreditch is only a short journey away and is one of the most popular areas in London at the moment. It is full of trendy cafés, bars, restaurants and other meeting points such as galleries and small shops. The famous Brick Lane market is only a short walk away from Shoreditch.
Central London is of easy reach from one of the many stations in Hackney. For example, trains or buses will take you to Liverpool Street Stations within 10 minutes, where you can take Central Line to Oxford Street. Oxford Street is the main shopping street in London with shops such as Selfridges and Debenhams. Most attractions of London are within easy reach, such as Piccadilly Circus, Madame Tussauds and Tower of London. Hyde Park is located west of Oxford Street where you will find Kensington Gardens. If you walk through the park you will reach Kensington where you can find the famous department store Harrod’s and plenty of museums, for example Natural History museum and Science museum.
If you want to enjoy the extensive night life London has to offer, there are also plenty of buses and night buses running 24/7 from all directions in London.