The York House

shepherd's bush, london
2 bedroom - 1 bath
(6 reviews)
Travel dates:
£169 - £179 per night (GBP)
excludes K&C fee and cleaning charges
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Property perks

  • Concierge
    A concierge service is available for this property
  • Baby rental
    equipment partner
    We work with a carefully-chosen baby equipment rental partner in this location
  • Kid & Coe
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  • Itinerary
    We provide a family-focused itinerary for properties in this destination
  • Professional
    This property is professionally managed by a trusted partner

Perks for the Parents

This central Shepherds Bush residence is a short walk to all bus routes and tube stations and has many shops close by. It’s an easy place to base yourself to explore the city. Westfield Shopping Centre is a short walk away. It’s light and bright, with a lovely garden, antique furniture and plenty of top of the range gadgets, plus WiFi. The residence is 30 minutes by Tube from Soho and the West End.

Why Kids Love it

It’s an easy place to stay with small children, close to central London attractions but also quiet and with easy access to the garden. There is a children’s music school and café next door. Bar the baby room in the basement, the apartment is all one floor. It is best for babies and small children - the ceiling height in the kids room is around 5ft and beds provided are a crib and toddler bed. The local library is nearby.

Things to Know

The residence is well located for public transport; car not required. It is child and baby safe - stair gates can be provided but there are only 3 steps in the hallway and 6 down the the basement and the floor is carpeted to the basement. A travel crib and an airbed can be provided. Garden access is via the master bedroom and the kitchen; it cannot be accessed from the kids room. Longer stays are preferred and the Host will offer a reduced rate for weekly/longer stays. Shorter stays will be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact the host directly for further information.

About the Location

The residence is convenient for Heathrow Airport (7 miles away) and local public transport, with Paddington station 2 miles away and plenty of bus stops nearby. Shepherds Bush Market tube station is a 5-minute walk away; Shepherds Bush tube and train station is around 15 minutes’ walk away. There are restaurants, bars and cafés at the end of the street and playgrounds a few minutes’ walk away.

Accommodation Details

This ground floor garden flat has a small child's room in the basement suitable for babies and young children. There is an eat in kitchen with doors leading to a lovely landscaped garden. The compact bathroom has a tub and rose head shower over it. The master bedroom has an antique double kingsize bed; the baby room has a baby sleeper and small child’s bed. There is a small desk area in the hallway.

Style Notes

This bright residence is full of light and decorated in a unique style, with charismatic antiques throughout. Owned by an international stylist, there is attention to detail throughout, with sophisticated and playful touches.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
1 king
1 toddler bed
1 air bed
sleeps 2
1 baby crib
1 travel crib
Marcus L.
Member since October 28, 2013
We Love to travel all over the place - Greece is a big hit on our list !

6 reviews

Elizabeth H.
Visited in April 2018
My family of three had an ideal stay at the York House. Marcus was a very responsive and communicative host. The home is spacious and aesthetically pleasing - our daughter especially loved having her own little space to sleep and play. We had extremely pleasant weather during our stay, so the yard was a nice perk. We thoroughly enjoyed the neighborhood of Shepherd's Bush and found it very easy to travel via the Tube to other parts of the city. We wouldn't hesitate to stay at the York House again, and would absolutely recommend it to friends and family!
Daniel G.
Visited in September 2017
My family of 4 enjoyed staying in this stylish, well-appointed flat. We appreciated that the place had many amenities that our 2-year-old boy would use and enjoy, including many toys and childrens' books, bath toys, a high chair, and a potty. The flat is well-situated in Shepherd's Bush, just a 5-minute walk to the Westfield Shopping Centre, and we had no difficulties finding many bus lines and Tube stations to get us around London. Marcus is a very responsive host who did not hesitate to help us. We stayed in the flat during a particularly cold weather spell and initially had some issues with the heating, but Marcus sent over a handyman to rectify the problem. He also provided us with a baby pram to use during our stay, which made getting around much easier.
Buthaina A.
Visited in October 2016
Amazing place & amazing host. Just make sure you have travel insurance incase the kids break something!
Erik J.
Visited in September 2016
We had a marvelous stay. The apartment is very handily located near a Tube stop and bus lines. It's also around the corner from a music school for children that offers drop-in classes. There are no stair gates, but otherwise it is a very charming child friendly apartment with lots of wonderful stuffed animals and a patio with fish for feeding.
Kelly G.
Visited in January 2016
We were very pleased with our stay at York House. The flat was perfect for us with our one year old son! Plenty of toys for him to play with, a safe and comfy crib and eating chair, and great bath tub with tub toys. Marcus the host was a delight, giving us a helpful overview of the flat and local area when we arrived and even leaving us some snacks. Solid location in a hip neighborhood, with easy tube access to central London. I would absolutely stay here again.
Barbara S.
Visited in November 2015
we travelled to london for four days with our two kids (5 and 8). we had a great time. everything was as described, we felt at home right away. too bad we couldn't meet our host in person, but hopefully we'll get around to do it next time. we would definitely come back and also definitely recommend york house.

Shepherd's Bush, London

Sightseeing, shopping and playing

Conveniently located 30 minutes from London's most famous attractions (Buckingham Palace, British Museum, Covent Garden, the Natural History Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum and Trafalgar Square), Shepherd's Bush is a residential area in central London. Westfield, Europe's largest shopping centre is in its borough and there are several local parks great for kids, along with family-friendly eateries and good Tube connections.