Hello, I am Ali and a warm welcome awaits you here in my comfortable relaxed quirky house and garden, full of treasures and memories from a lifetime of travel! I live here with my friendly cat 'Spike' and Pat my long guest.
i have two large double bedroom and a small single room for rent. The bathroom is shared and has a bath and a shower. You have use of my sitting room with Freeview Television, wi-fi, and a real coal fire in the winter, a dinning room and the kitchen
as well as a lovely relaxed conservatory which opens into my colourful garden with seating here and there and access into Norwood Park,
I am situated in South East London between Crystal Palace and West Norwood, on a residential Street. West Nowrood (10 min walk) is the nearest area of shops and local amenities
There is street parking available as well as a good train service from West Norwood (10 mins)e into central London and up to Crystal Palace and Croydon and into Kent.
Crystal Palace is a hub of activity with a grand array of independant quirky shops, restaurants and bars as well as the great Crystal Palace Park with the events 'Concert Bowl'.
Brixton is also close by which hosts the fantastic Brixton Academy music venue (of which I was once the licencee)! Home to the incredibly viberant/colourful Brixton Market and the newly developed 'Brixton Village' which is a haven of multi-cultural restaurants and individual unique shops. There is also the multi screen cinema - The Ritzy.
See my other listings: I also have a Holiday cottage in the village of Belford in Northumberland, 'Hollyhock House', so I am extremely aware of peoples needs and requirements whilst away from home. Also throught my own extensive travels around the world I am able to offer what I do beleive people want from accomodation!!!
Guests have access to all common areas.
As much as they like.
Buses, trains and tubes are al nearby.
Smoking outside in the garden is fine.
No outdoor shoes , food or drink drimk upstairs
Must wash up and clean kitchen after use
Must clean bath / shower each time after use.
I can provide towels
Breakfast on request (full English or continental - juice, Cereal, toast, yougurt , fruit etc) £8
I can provide towels
Use of Washing Machine £5 per load(detergent £1).
Easy going, socialable, always on the go! Enjoys music / reading, the garden and the general buzz of life.
Travelled around the world fairly extensively......... Open minded .....and a great host!!!!!
Always ready to learn something new. Never a dull moment!