The Boathouse London
The Boathouse, London
Is there a more stylish and quirky place to stay during your time in the Big Smoke than a boathouse? Treat yourself or a loved one to an unforgettable stay in one of The Boathouse London’s designer barges. Situated across different London locations these luxurious barges make the perfect stay whilst you explore one of the best cities in the world. Launched in Partnership with interior design brand MADE.com
The Boathouse London’s flagship boat is a 60ft barge that has been transformed into a one bedroom boutique hotel in Paddington, London. Rated 8/10 by the Telegraph and described as ‘super-stylish’ this Scandinavian themed barge offers affordable luxury right in Zone 1 of London. The boats can sleep up to four guests, making it a perfect city getaway for friends or a stylish stay with loved ones. Extra services can be booked such as a champagne reception, or even your own captain to sail you along Regent’s Canal. A private chef and yoga instructor can also be on hand to make your stay even more extraordinary.
Inside The Boathouse
The Boathouse barges showcase the best of Scandinavian decor, contemporary art and designer furnishing, combined together to create a calming oasis. Each barge comprises a double bedroom, a modern and sleek bathroom and an open-plan kitchen/living space. The double bedroom has a sumptuous double bed and ambient lighting, ready for you to rest your head after a busy day of exploring the city. The stylish and surprisingly large bathroom features a clawfoot bathtub, a rainfall shower and luxury toiletries. Towels and bedding all provided.
The open-plan kitchen and living room is a bright space with plenty of windows looking out onto the Floating Pocket Park. A designer kitchen has everything you need to cook up some delicious dinners. A comfy bed-settee right by a log burner makes the perfect place to nestle down with a great book or play games with friends. And a complimentary Daylesford hamper is provided for guests to enjoy.
Outside The Boathouse
Each Boathouse has a private rooftop terrace which on a sunny day makes the perfect place for relaxing, dining and entertaining friends and family. Ample outdoor seating is provided. If that isn’t enough, The Boathouse also provides rowing boats and two bicycles free of charge, allowing guests to explore London with ease.
The Boathouse barges are situated in great locations. Close to the central areas of London, making it easy to explore. With a short walk to a local tube station or a hop on the provided bicycles you can soon take in the sights of the city. And despite having a designer kitchen you may not want to cook during your stay on The Boathouse. But we guarantee they’ll be a restaurant nearby to cater for your needs.
With such central locations there are endless lists of sights to see and experiences to be had! Wave at the Queen as you walk past Buckingham Palace, enjoy the historical changing of the guard ceremony. Do some celebrity spotting in Madame Tussauds and take in panoramic views on the London Eye. If shopping is the real reason you came to London then do not fear, because you will soon be shopped out if you head to Oxford Street! Or visit one of the many museums such as the Natural History Museum and Imperial War Museum. The list truly is endless.
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