Home Critic’s notes
Despite the name, the City of London isn’t the first place you’d think of staying, but when you’ve got the chance to stay in With a Whisper, you take it. It’s been done up recently,...
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Library of Books
Multiple sets of keys
Staying in City of London
The City of London might be first and foremost a business district but it does also have over 8,000 residents who call it home, many of whom live in the famous Barbican buildings, one of the greatest examples of 1960s Brutalist architecture and also home to a world-class arts space....
2 mins walk
Nearest bus stop
3 mins walk
5 mins walk
3 mins walk
Local taxi and rideshare services available
All the details
Check-in from 14:00
Check out by 11:00
Get a full refund when you cancel up until 24 hours before check‑in.
This home benefits from our special Covid-19 refund policy. We'll refund you in full if you can't travel due to Covid-19 governmental changes in travel restrictions. Details here
Not suitable for children (1-12 years)
Not suitable for infants (under 12 months)
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Good to know
Wifi speed: 9Mbps
On floor 5, has a lift
2 mins walk to City Thameslink
What the photos might not tell you, but we do
You might not get an in-person check-in, but there's a system for when Nick and Max aren't around
When we visited, there was some construction work on the building across the road – we weren't disturbed by any noise, but it's worth knowing about
Some of the art – which we really liked – might seem risqué to some
There are a couple of locked cabinets with the hosts' belongings inside
Beds and bathrooms
1 bedroom, 1 bed
Feel free to enquire about arranging those extra-special services with your host when booking the home.
Your host Nick
Nick and Max have renovated this flat into its fabulous current iteration. They split their time between London and Amsterdam...