Vacation Rentals in London

Vacation Rentals in London

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Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in Richmond Upon Thames, London
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Richmond Upon Thames, London
Vacation Rental • 861 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
9.2
(58 reviews)
Hill Rise is a beautifully appointed, pet-friendly two-bedroom apartment right in the heart of this bustling part of London. The property has been furnished to a very high standard and comes with all the amenities required for a comfortable self-catering stay. Located just off the high street in Richmond, the apartment is located on the first floor. Walking in through the front door, the apartment opens up in to the large lounge/dining room which sees the light streaming in through its large, double-glazed sash windows. The luxury, contemporary-styled kitchen is located off the dining area ...
from $285 / night
Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in London, South East England
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London, South East England
Vacation Rental • 1055 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
*Corona Virus Update: All touched surfaces thoroughly cleaned and sanitised before arrival. Extra ventilation between guests. Staff wear gloves for cleaning.*This modern 2-bedroom flat in Friern Barnet has recently been redesigned and refurbished to the best possible standard. The home has a trendy new style, laid out in a fantastic space that is equal parts spacious and cosy. The apartment is currently for sale so there could be viewings during your stay. We provide a tidying service at 10am for all guests free of charge to keep the apartment in perfect condition.This two-bed penthouse fla...
from $135 / night
Vacation Rental for 2 Guests in Greenwich, London
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Greenwich, London
Vacation Rental • 215 ft² • 1 Bedroom
3.7
(17 reviews)
Brand new double bedroom with ensuite private bathroom, wardrobe and drawers. This room is located in a townhouse situated 5 minutes walk to Woolwich Dlr Station and the Royal Arsenal Riverside Luxurious Estate. It is also 5 mins walk to the Crossrail station nearing completion soonest.Extremely spacious private room in a modern townhouse. With Central London and City Airport less than 45 minutes away, this house is perfect for guests looking for somewhere quiet to retreat to whilst still being able to access all that London has to offerGuests will be provided with their individual double b...
from $82 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices in London

$382for 20 Apr - 27 Apr
$420 annual average
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Current vacation rental availability in London

21%for 20 Apr - 27 Apr
43% annual average
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Highlights London

  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Tower of London
  • British Museum
  • Street food markets
  • Royal Botanic Gardens

Holiday homes in London

Pay attention to the location of the apartment

The eight and a half million inhabitant metropolis offers thousands of holiday accommodations in all parts of the city to choose from. The more centrally you reside, the more expensive the apartment will usually be. Beautiful areas to find a holiday home with garden are mainly Bloomsbury and Kensington. From these districts you can also easily reach the city centre by underground.

From simple studios to exclusive luxury apartments

Those who are looking for a holiday home in London should pay particular attention to the location and the price. Due to the numerous providers, it is not difficult to find a suitable apartment. Many accommodation providers also rent single rooms or multi-storey luxury suites, so you'll find the right holiday accommodation for every preference and wallet.

Book a holiday home in an elegant residential area

There is nothing better than relaxing in a green garden after an extended shopping or sightseeing tour through London. Make use of the family-friendly holiday homes on the outskirts of the city, where parking is usually no problem. In London City, on the other hand, it is common for apartment complexes to have a doorman to ensure your safety and special services.

Holidays in London

Location and orientation

Holidays in the largest metropolitan region of the European Union

London is the capital of the United Kingdom and is located in England. The Thames flows through the city area of the island capital, whose banks are lined by numerous sights and skyscrapers. Around London there are some other very interesting cities like Oxford, Cambridge, Brighton and Windsor.

The best way to get there by plane

Around London there are a total of five airports where aircraft from Germany land almost every hour. The biggest airport is Heathrow in the west, then Gatwick in the south. Many budget airlines like to land in Stansted in the northeast or at Luton Airport in the north. London also has a small city airport in the Docklands. From the airports you can easily get to London city centre by public transport.

Being on the road in London

It is important for motorists to know that left-hand traffic predominates in London. In addition, the traffic stands more than that it drives and in the city centre a road charge is raised. Leave your car at the edge of town and change to the subway, which will take you to all parts of the town. For a longer stay, it is worth getting a Travel Card for one, three or seven days, otherwise single trips will quickly cost you money.

The Millennium Bridge with a view of St. Paul's Cathedral
The Millennium Bridge with a view of St. Paul's Cathedral

Things to know

Always have an umbrella with you

Who doesn't know the myth of eternal rain in London. In fact, only in the months of October, November and December there is a lot of precipitation. Summer, on the other hand, can be very hot and snow often falls in winter. Nevertheless, always take a rain cover with you during the summer months, as in London it can suddenly rain heavily even in bright sunshine.

The London Pass for Museum Visitors

If you want to experience the cultural life of the British metropolis to the full, then the best thing to do is to get a "London Pass", with which you can visit many sights free of charge. Depending on the length of your stay, you can purchase a 1-, 2-, 3- or 6-day pass.

Visit local recreation areas in London

The probably biggest and most famous park in London is the Hyde Park, which is also often called "the lung of London". Hyde Park adjoins Kensington Garden and is surrounded by elegant residential buildings. The zoological garden can be found at Regent´s Park. In the city centre you can relax in the St. Jame´s Park and in the Green Park. In addition, the Royal Botanic Gardens with their huge greenhouses are on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

The "Gleis 9 3/4", via which Harry Potter reached the Hogwarts-Express, can be found at the station King´s Cross. In the main hall you can have yourself photographed with Harry Potter scarf and baggage carts.

Top 5 travel tips

World Famous Tower Bridge
World Famous Tower Bridge
1. Shopping on Piccadilly-Street

One of the most famous streets of London is certainly Piccadilly, which starts at Piccadilly Circus and ends at Hyde Park Corner in the southwest. Stroll along the streets and be seduced by the many offers of the shops to a shopping frenzy. Along the way you can also visit Fortnum & Mason, a grocery store founded in 1707. Piccadilly-Street is also home to the 1906 Hotel Ritz and the 1868 Academy of Arts.

2. The famous Tower of Londen

In any case, one should have seen the Tower of London that is located at the bank of the Thames. It is a medieval complex of several buildings that served as a fortress, royal palace, armoury and prison. In the past it also housed the State Archives, the Mint and the weapons arsenal. Today, the building ensemble is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

3. Spend whole days in the museum

There are museums in London where you can spend a whole week and still haven't seen everything. The British Museum in Bloomsbury is one of the largest museums in the city and around the world. It houses a collection of six million exhibits and numerous rooms worth seeing, such as the circular Reading Room. Also worth seeing is the world's largest covered courtyard, the so-called "Queen Elizabeth II Great Court".

4. To the multicultural spectacle in Notting Hill

A festival of the extra class is the Notting Hill Carnival, which always takes place on the last weekend in August. At this street festival, which attracts around one and a half million visitors every year, there is a steel band competition, dance and music as well as a large street parade through the city district, where colourfully costumed actors provide the appropriate portion of atmosphere.

5. Find delicacies and curiosities on the markets

London is a city known for its countless markets. Culinary delights coupled with a unique atmosphere of hustle and bustle can be found at the many street food markets in the various districts, which are mainly held on weekends. The Oldspitalfieldsmarket and the Spitalfielsmarket are covered market halls. Art, antiques and vintage clothes are available at the Alfies Antique Market.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in London

How much do the vacation rentals in London cost on average?

With an average cost of $326 per night, London lies at the upper end of the price range for vacation rentals in the United Kingdom.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in London?

If it is your aim to save the maximum during your vacation to London, travel in April ($304 per night on average), March ($307), or May ($311), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

When does the price of vacation rentals in London go up the most?

Last year, the month that offered the highest average prices in London was December, with an average price of $343 per night. This was followed by August, with an average of $339, and then January, with $336.

Should I plan a trip to London well in advance?

So you don't run out of accommodation options in London, it is necessary to think ahead as 75% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

When are more vacation rentals available?

The months when it's easiest to find free accommodation in London are April (the average amount of properties that are free reached 31% of the total last year), May (30%), and June (28%).

When are fewer rentals available in London?

During this period, the availability is only 17%. It is therefore preferable to reserve far in advance.

How many vacation rentals are there in London?

In London we collaborate with 39 different providers to give you a choice of 11,000 properties, so you will not be short of options!

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