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Pull-out HD screen and media player with large selection of films. The bluetooth speaker can also be used for playing own music.Solid brass head-board with individual reading lights. Bookshelves above the bed.
Historic ship First Officer's cabin, Tower Bridge
Historic ship First Officer's cabin, Tower Bridge
2 gosta
1 spavaća soba
1 krevet
1,5 kupaonica
2 gosta
1 spavaća soba
1 krevet
1,5 kupaonica
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The First Officer's cabin on board the historic 19th C sailing ship De Walvisch. Bespoke and hand-built with reclaimed solid teak and marine antiques. Compact and luxurious, a cabin with screen and media player, own sink, wardrobe and drinks cabinet. Although a double bed, this room is best suited for a single person. We may however occasionally consider a couple staying. All stays on board ship include a cooked English breakfast in the mornings, served in the ship's galley from Navy silver.


The ship De Walvisch is a fully functioning historic Dutch sailing klipper, built in 1896. It is owed by the artists Zatorski + Zatorski, who live on board with their children, and who have lovingly and painstakingly restored the vessel over the past 5 years, using reclaimed hardwoods and marine antiques. There are some restorations ongoing.
De Walvisch is an ex-cargo ship, that used to carry eels from Holland to London - restored to her original lines and with all her round wood replaced, she is one of the finest examples of a 19th C sailing Klipper in the UK.
The First Officer's bedroom is a bespoke-built double cabin, accessed off the corridor leading to the bow bedroom. Though compact (please be aware - this is a small ship's cabin), there is ample room under the raised bed for storing luggage. It has its own submarine sink with hot and cold water and is the only cabin to have its own media centre, with films on hard drive for you to enjoy during your stay. A bluetooth speaker also means you can listen to music from your own device.
There is central heating throughout the ship, as well as a wood burning stove in the main hold to heat the vessel, it is not cold in winter!
There are two cabins available to book as guests on board, the Captain's Bow bedroom and the First Officer's Cabin.

Dostupno gostima

Your entry and exit to the vessel will be from the central starboard hatch, which allows access to the hallway area, bathroom and separate toilet, and First Officer's cabin.
The bathroom has a full-size bath and shower with ample hot water.
At breakfast you will be invited into the roef (deckhouse) of the ship, which is the galley, accessed from the back deck. You can also sit outside on the stern deck at this time.
We are currently in a build-period for the ship, with renovations on a new cabin, so the main hold is being used as a workshop and will therefore not be accessible. However, it may be possible to arrange evening access to the main hold for a private gathering, depending on when you are staying - this would need to be discussed beforehand with the hosts.
During your stay we will keep any noise associated with the renovations to a minimum!

Interakcija s gostima

Zatorski + Zatorski, Thomas and Angel, will be your hosts - you will be warmly welcomed upon your arrival and they will be on board throughout your stay for any questions, advice or assistance. As long-time London residents, Thomas & Angel have a wealth of local knowledge, particularly of the art and culture the city has to offer and they are always happy to advise those new to the city.
Breakfast on board is served from Navy silver and with antique royal crockery. All produce is free-range. You will be asked about your food preferences prior to or on arrival.

Ostale napomene

De Walvisch is afloat on the River Thames - please be advised that this is a busy tidal river, and the ship will rock accordingly. At high tide, and at peak river traffic times this can be more noticeable, evening times less so, but if you are prone to sea-sickness, this is probably not the place for you.

Prikladno za obitelji/djecu
Bežični internet
Sušilo za kosu
Raspored spavanja
Spavaća soba 1
1 bračni krevet (1,4x2)
Kućni red
Zabranjeno pušenje
Nije prikladno za kućne ljubimce
Zabave i događaji zabranjeni
Vrijeme dolaska je bilo kad nakon 15:00

22 recenzije

Profil korisnika Melinda
Listopad 2017.
Just east of Tower Bridge, the ship is walking distance to many wonderful sites in central London. It’s a quick and lovely walk to the Tower underground station. The neighborhood, Wapping, is full of maritime history and charm (think 500+-year-old pubs); it’s safe and easy to navigate. The ship is marvelous - the owners are artists and have curated the ship with curiosities that will surprise and delight you. My room was cozy and charming —\0 rocked to sleep by the Thames, I’ve never slept so well in my life. Breakfast was hearty and fresh served on china with antique silver...but the best were the conversations I had each morning with Angel about art and life. I also received a lot of great tips. My only regret was not staying longer. Higly recommended!

Profil korisnika Ingrid
Listopad 2017.
My stay aboard the De Walvisch was perfect. Wonderful location surrounded by a dreamy landscape. The hosts were so helpful and accommodating during my 6-night stay.

Profil korisnika Eric
Lipanj 2017.
This is a fantastic place to stay! Scenic, quirky, great hosts- this will be a room to remember.

Profil korisnika Jane
Svibanj 2017.
This was my 7th trip to London, and i can say with out any doubt, this stay with Angel and Thomas, exceeded any trip i have ever had! And i have friends with boats in London. Food fabulous too!!! Genuinely wonderful couple!

Profil korisnika Andy
Studeni 2017.
Thomas and Angel deserve their super host status! This isn’t just a hotel in the best location of London, it’s a whole experience that you must try. Great hospitality, great conversation and awesome location.

Profil korisnika David
Studeni 2017.
A great room in a lovely location, I can thoroughly recommend De Walvisch as a unique place to stay.

Profil korisnika Robinroadrunner@Hotmail.Co.Uk
Studeni 2017.
Fantastic old ship with one of the very best hosts you could wish to meet.great location ,Great cooked breakfast set out with China and candles .round a long bench seating area which is great for talking to other guests. Swaying on the river ,made staying on board magical.loved the quirky decor .would stay again as Joan and me love being on the water .We had a wonderful time

London, Velika BritanijaČlan od Srpanj 2012
Profil korisnika De Walvisch
We are two artists, Thomas & Angel who are restoring the historic ship De Walvisch, having completely re-rigged and rescued the ship from near dereliction. We have three young children and we live on the ship as a family. We run cultural projects, events and cinema evenings on bo…
Jezici: English, Italiano
Stopa odgovora: 100%
Vrijeme odgovora: unutar nekoliko sati


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