Destination guide

The artsy area of Hampstead awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Hampstead and enjoy the area's theater scene, entertainment and history. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the gardens, sightseeing and local tours. Buckingham Palace and London Stock Exchange are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Hampstead

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hampstead a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • BT Tower (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hampstead

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

  • Sky Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • South Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Russell Square (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Hyde Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • St. James Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Hampstead

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, London Hampstead Heath Station, London Finchley Road And Frognal Station and London West Hampstead Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of Hampstead by jumping on the metro at Hampstead Underground Station, Belsize Park Underground Station or Finchley Road Underground Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Hampstead?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 236 house rentals around Hampstead. From 190 Condos/Apartments to 193 Studios, 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 Hampstead is on HomeAway.

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

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 Hampstead:

  • Central London: 6,767 vacation rentals
  • Kensington: 3,981 vacation rentals
  • Covent Garden: 963 vacation rentals
  • Notting Hill: 2,245 vacation rentals
  • City of London: 9,756 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 Hampstead?

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

  • Burgh House: 12,082 home rentals
  • London (QQK-King's Cross Train Station): 12,127 home rentals
  • Hyde Park: 8,109 home rentals
  • Sloane Square: 12,123 home rentals
  • London Victoria Rail Station: 12,140 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hampstead 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 Hampstead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 190 Condos/Apartments in Hampstead. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hampstead include:

  • Studios: 193 lodging choices
  • Houses: 38 lodging choices
  • Guest houses: 3 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hampstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation homes with pool available in Hampstead.

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