Budgets in Highgate
Located in Highgate Village, a fashionable residential area near to Hampstead. This late Victorian building in its own grounds offers visitors an ideal location for peace and tranquility, whilst being within easy travelling distance of the West End and the many tourist sights London has to offer.All bedrooms have washbasins, central heating, desks and wardrobe and are fully carpeted. The bathrooms, showers, WC are shared on a ration of 1 to 6 and each floor has fully equipped kitchens where hot snacks and drinks can be prepared. There is a very large common room, which has retained many of the original features of this elegant house. The rooms on the upper floors offer spectacular views of London. The hall has a lift to all floors, 24 hour access, coin operated laundry and telephones and limited parking. There is a CCTV camera in the main reception for your security. This hall also has a double ground floor flat with its own kitchenette and bathroom. This hall is ideal for visitors of all ages, groups of school and college students, backpackers and independent travellers.On the doorstep of Furnival House you have many opportunities to discover the sights of the local and surrounding area.The well-known gothic Highgate Cemetery is now the final resting place for many eminent writers, politicians and artists. Take a guided tour of many of the celebrity corpses which include Karl Marx, Michael Faraday and Christina Rossetti.The beautiful neo-classical 18th century Kenwood House overlooking an equally beautiful part of Hampstead Heath. Set your sights on an excellent collection of fine arts, including offerings from Rembrandt, Gainsborough and Turner.A highly civilised way to enjoy classical music during the balmy evening of summer is attending on of Kenwood's Lakeside Concerts which are held in the grounds. Accompanied with a picnic and bottle of Champagne, hire a deck chair and enjoy and admire the ambiance of the setting , both the grounds and the concert.Just a short tube ride from Archway or Highgate is the alternative Camden Markets. Once a hubbub of cutting edge youth culture, it draws a more mixed crowd these days, attracted by it's reputation for ethnic arts, crafts, jewellery, second-hand clothing and a variety of food stalls.
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