Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Wimbledon

Come and experience Wimbledon and its theater scene, entertainment and history. This welcoming city is known for its horseback riding, parks and musicals. Natural History Museum and Buckingham Palace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Wimbledon

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wimbledon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Twickenham Stadium (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Chessington World of Adventures (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wimbledon

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Wimbledon. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • South Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Battersea Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Hyde Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Wimbledon

The nearest airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, London Wimbledon Station, London Wimbledon Chase Station and London Raynes Park Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Wimbledon by catching a ride on the metro at Wimbledon Underground Station, Dundonald Road Tram Station or Merton Park Tram Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Wimbledon?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 556 house rentals around Wimbledon. From 283 Condos/Apartments to 266 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Wimbledon is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Wimbledon?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wimbledon:

  • City of Westminster: 4,800 vacation rentals
  • Kensington and Chelsea: 3,501 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Camden: 8,543 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Lambeth: 7,461 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham: 6,215 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Wimbledon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Wimbledon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wimbledon Common: 11,362 home rentals
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club: 12,695 home rentals
  • Wimbledon Village Stables: 12,728 home rentals
  • Wimbledon Windmill Museum: 12,694 home rentals
  • Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum: 12,693 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wimbledon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Wimbledon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 283 Condos/Apartments in Wimbledon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wimbledon include:

  • Houses: 266 lodging choices
  • Studios: 287 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wimbledon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation homes with pool available in Wimbledon.

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