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The Pumping Station


The Pumping Station

6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean17 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the smartlock.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Only 30 mins from London yet set amongst thousands of acres of woodland and countryside, the Pumping Station has miles of footpaths and bike trails directly on its doorstep, and is engulfed by birdlife, wildlife and endless country pubs.


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 3 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in time is 3PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with smart lock


176 Reviews

Kiri User Profile
August 2015
We enjoyed our stay and it was very interesting to stay in the Pumping Station, a lovely restful break in the English countryside. Although Matthew and family were not home, Matthew made sure to be in touch and we knew we could contact him anytime, although we didn't need to. T…
Petra User Profile
June 2018
This was our second time staying at Matt’s place and I hope there will be many more to come. The apartment is fantastic; so pretty and functional, and there is a beautiful forrest just at the back of the house. And all that at 45mins away from Central London! Thank you for hosti…
Alastair User Profile
May 2018
This a perfectly formed stylish space set in beautiful countryside with walks, rides and loads to do on your doorstep. The children loved the bunkbeds and everything is clean and well looked after. Matt is the perfect host too - very friendly with excellent communication and real…
Paul User Profile
May 2018
Interesting property very stylishly fitted out with a well thought out layout. Hosts were extremely friendly and accommodating and resolved a couple of hiccups quickly and with no fuss. Would recommend without hesitation.
Anna User Profile
May 2018
The house is very nicely done with some nice touches and when we arrived there was bread milk and a few amenities which was lovely. We enjoyed it and the kids loved playing outside. The hosts were very friendly and accommodating. Would defo use again 😊
Andy User Profile
April 2018
My second visit here and I couldn't be happier to return a third time. Matthew and family are delightful, the home is incredible and a real joy to be in. Great links for London and yet in the countryside. A fantastic overall experience with genuinely lovely people.
Gita User Profile
April 2018
Well what can I say, it was an absolutely delightful experience staying in 'The Pumping Station'. Me and my business partner stayed here for 2 nights and hosted business meetings with clients from London regarding their weddings! The couples loved being in the home too which wa…

Hosted by Matthew

London, United KingdomJoined in January 2014
Matthew User Profile
180 Reviews
Matthew is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We're a family of four. Three ladies and me. The wonderful beautiful Alison and our two little girls. And then there's the chickens, six more ladies (... hang on, what's happening to me!?) We're easy going, fun-loving, fairly gregarious and thoroughly enjoy company. Hosting th…
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