Central 2-bedroom apartment for rent in Kensington, zone 1

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from £1996 per month
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LondonApartments for rentCromwell Road


A 2-bedroom apartment is available to rent on Cromwell Road in Kensington. With contemporary decor and lots of light, this would be an ideal home for anyone, from students to professionals to families. There's a very large living room with 3 big leather couches, 2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin), a sizable bathroom with a bathtub, and a compact but well-equipped kitchen.

When it comes to location, you're really spoilt—some of London's most famous museums, such as the Natural History Museum, are within a 15-minute walk, as is Imperial College London. In terms of amenities, there's a Sainsbury's supermarket just down the road, and plenty of shops, cafés and pubs on nearby Earls Court Road.

  • Property type: apartment
  • Floor: 2nd
  • Elevator: yes
  • Number of bathrooms: 1
  • Wi-Fi installed: yes
  • Wi-Fi activated: no
  • Council tax: yes, included in rent
  • Wi-Fi: included in rent
  • Utilities: £20 per person per month (average cost)

Property features

Washing machine
Equipped kitchen
Central water heating
Drying rack

Room 1

Heating unit
Built-in wardrobe
Double bed

Room 2

Chest of drawers
Built-in wardrobe
Twin Beds

What we liked the most

  • The apartment is spacious, modern and bright.
  • The sofas in the living room look really comfy, and there's room for plenty of people to sit.
  • There's a bathtub—great for long, relaxing baths!
  • You're in a very central location, within walking distance of places like Hyde Park, Imperial College London, Kensington High Street, and so on.

Things to keep in mind

  • The twin beds in bedroom 2 can be replaced with a double bed, if that's what you want.

House rules

Pets are not allowed
Smoking not allowed

Landlord policies

  • Speaks English: yes
  • Lives in property: no
  • Deposit: 1 month’s rent
  • Payment method: cash; credit card

  • Utilities: £20 per person per month (average cost)

  • Wi-Fi, Council tax: included in rent
  • Cleaning fee upon exit: £85.

    • The tenant can hire a cleaning company before leaving but the invoice must be shown.
  • Check out fee: £195

  • Maximum 5-week advance booking policy:

    • Example: if a bedroom is available on July 7, you cannot reserve it before June 1
  • Bedding: to make your stay more comfortable, the landlord offers an optional 'Basic Bed Package' for £79.95:

    • Double duvet
    • Double duvet cover
    • Two pillows with pillow cases
    • Flat sheets
    • Bath body towel
    • Face towel
    • Toilet roll
    • Shampoo bottle

Please note that if you book this property for longer than 1 month you might be asked to provide proof of solvency. This will happen after your booking is confirmed. If you cannot provide your solvency, your booking might be canceled and you may lose your Spotahome fee.

Pricing & Availability

Available: December 16, 2018
Calendar updated 8 hours ago
Minimum stay: 1 month (30 days).
No maximum stay
Type of contract: daily
Good news! The month you move in and the month you move out, you will only pay for the days that you have booked.
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Cancellation type: strict

Bad news.

If you need to cancel a confirmed booking, there’s no way to reclaim any of your money.

Your 1st payment will go to the landlord as planned, and you will also be unable to reclaim your one-time reservation fee. Sorry.


Electricitynot included
Wi-Finot included
Heatingnot included
Council Taxnot included

Neighborhood & Transportation

Neighborhood information

Kensington and Chelsea is London’s smallest borough, but as we all know, big things can come in small and exclusive packages. This district holds an impressive number of world-famous sites and events, including the prestigious Harrods store and the popular Notting Hill Carnival. Many universities are housed in this district, including Royal College of Art, Royal College of Music, Imperial College London and The American International University in London. The neighborhood of Chelsea has grown from a fishing village to an exclusive and posh area with prestigious and luxury housing, hosting plenty of celebrity residents through the years, including Oscar Wilde, Freddie Mercury as well as JK Rowling, Sir Elton John, Robbie Williams and many more. This borough is definitely a place to be for celebrity sightings and observing the Londonese version of New York’s Upper East Side. Wish to see what is it like to live in this borough? Catch up with Britain's award winning TV show Made In Chelsea and find out!


  • Earl's Court Underground station (District and Piccadilly lines; zone 1/2) is about 5 minutes' walk away.