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Holiday cottage in Thames village

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Holiday cottage in Thames village

6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Free parking on premisesThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

The Old Boathouse is a self catering holiday cottage in the picturesque village of Laleham on Thames, on a quiet lane leading directly to the river. Ideal for visiting local attractions such as Legoland, Windsor, Hampton Court and only a 30 minute train ride from central London (Waterloo). London Heathrow airport is a 15 minute taxi ride .


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


239 Reviews

Constantine User Profile
June 2017
Melanie's House was a great base for us to use to stay in the Greater London Area. It is easy to get into Central London (we parked at Ashford Station and got the train to Waterloo) and also to drive to Harry Potter Studios & Legoland. It is in a very quiet, residential and ver…
David User Profile
June 2017
Nice clean house. Had use of TV fridge and cooker. Very nice area really enjoyed 10 out of 10
Sarah User Profile
November 2016
Everything was just as described, the cottage was just lovely & provided everything we needed!!
Raymond User Profile
May 2016
We really enjoyed our brief stay at the "Old Boathouse". Melanie was a great host, and the house was stocked with a lot of essential food items, as well as books on local attractions and others to read and DVD's to use if needed. The house was quaint, very clean and well kept, co…
Marie User Profile
July 2015
we were completely enthralled with the house, Melanie was extremely thoughtful having a 'welcome pack' which included ice cubes and cold water as we were travelling on July 1st - the day of the heatwave. There was a selection of toys for the younger children to play with. She ha…
Orla User Profile
May 2015
Melanie's home is (Website hidden by Airbnb) is located on a cosy lane near the river Thames. The house is so quant and cosy...the pictures cannot convey this, but you feel instantly relaxed. Melanie provided great communication before we arrived and a lovely welcome pack of food…
Alex User Profile
April 2015
I stayed at the house along with my sister, brother in law, 4 year old nephew and their aged dog as part of a family trip to Legoland. The house is really cute and there was plenty of space for us all. It was a quiet area which was great too. Before the trip Melanie had bee…

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London, United KingdomJoined in January 2015
Melanie User Profile
239 Reviews
The Old Boathouse was home to my husband and I when our eldest children were young and we are still very attached to this very special spot near the Thames. The house is comfortable, bright and airy and makes a great base as for exploring Surrey, Berkshire and London or for just …
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