Destination guide

The exciting city of Paddington awaits you

Enjoy the area's architecture, museums and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Paddington. Travelers like the shopping, local tours and sightseeing in this cosmopolitan and welcoming city. Natural History Museum and Buckingham Palace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Paddington

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Paddington a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • BT Tower (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Paddington

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Paddington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • South Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. James Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Russell Square (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Paddington

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 10 mi (16.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is London Paddington Station. You can get around Paddington by jumping on the metro at Paddington Underground Station, Royal Oak Underground Station or Warwick Avenue Underground Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Paddington?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,754 house rentals around Paddington. From 1,533 Condos/Apartments to 187 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 Paddington is on HomeAway.

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

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 Paddington:

  • City of Westminster: 4,806 vacation rentals
  • Kensington and Chelsea: 3,477 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Camden: 8,594 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Lambeth: 7,464 vacation rentals
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets: 1,518 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 Paddington?

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

  • London Paddington Station: 12,623 home rentals
  • Paddington Station (QQP): 12,592 home rentals
  • Paddington Central: 12,579 home rentals
  • Paddington Underground Station: 12,419 home rentals
  • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum: 12,582 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,533 Condos/Apartments in Paddington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Paddington include:

  • Houses: 187 lodging choices
  • Studios: 1,540 lodging choices
  • Villas: 3 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Paddington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation homes with pool available in Paddington.

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