Discover a selection of 2,000 holiday rentals in Kensington, London that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including baby high chair and dryer. Prices start at £ 91 per night, and hotels and villas are popular options for a stay in Kensington. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Kensington

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Kensington?

Whether you want a cosy escape for you and your sweetheart or somewhere spacious to fit all your friends, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Kensington. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington" is a favourite with guests. Around 1 mile from Kensington, it has 2 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities, including off-street parking options and free toiletries.
  • "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 7 bedrooms, a desk, children's games and more. It's around 2 miles from Kensington.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Kensington holiday rental for you.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Kensington?

Nothing beats squeezing in a quick trip to blow away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and take five at one of these irresistible weekend getaways in and around Kensington:

  • Located 1 mile to the southeast of central Kensington, "Splendid, Light And Spacious Apartment Between Fulham And Kings Rd Chelsea" is a favourite among nature lovers and adventure seekers. Get out and explore nearby outdoor attractions, including The Mall and Denham Golf Club. Then, take the opportunity to try cycling or ice skating.
  • Alternatively, switch your mind to holiday mode at "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii". About 1 mile north of Kensington, fun activities around here include ice skating and cycling. More interested in sightseeing? Find time in your schedule for Brockwell Park and Shaftesbury Avenue.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Kensington?

Typically small in size, less expensive and conveniently located, it's not difficult to be charmed by a studio apartment. Get cosy in one of these options and experience Kensington up close:

  • Throw your bags down at "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii". Amenities including a hair dryer and a fridge help make guests feel at home here.
  • "Large Studio Apartment West Kensington Comfortably" is another good choice. Get cosy and enjoy the use of a free nearby fitness centre, a washing machine and more.

There are many attractions around Kensington to put on your to-do list. Nourish your inner culture lover and visit The Vaults and The View Tube.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Kensington?

Just because you only have a few days off work doesn't mean you have to spend it in a bleak hotel room. Take a little holiday but still have the home comforts you love at one of these short-term rentals in or around Kensington:

  • If you want to be close to the action, "Stylish Waterside Apartment, Near The Angel" has your name on it. It's within easy reach of the centre of Kensington and a handy base to discover attractions like Buckingham Palace and Tower of London.
  • Eat, sleep and explore from "Centrally Located, Well Equipped", another excellent option. Big Ben and Trafalgar Square should be on your to-do list when it's time to see the sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Kensington?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Kensington that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Located around 1 mile from Kensington, "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington" is a perfect place for lovestruck couples. Shopping facilities and air conditioning are some of the many amenities here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few glorious days together is "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster". Located 2 miles from Kensington, a fireplace and a dining table add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Kensington?

We've got some spectacular mansions for rent in and near Kensington. If you're chasing somewhere with ample room as well as that extra wow factor, these architectural stunners will tick your boxes:

  • Charm, character and style — "1100 Sq Ft Luxury Mansion Flat In Earls Court" has it all with some to spare. Approximately 1 mile south of Kensington and offering a separate dining area and a restaurant dining guide, this showstopper is tough to beat.
  • Alternatively, catapult your holiday to a new level and spend a week at "Beautiful Mansion Bloc Flat. Walking Distance To Museums And Parks". It's located approximately 1 mile to the southwest of Kensington and comes with golf, beauty services and more.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Kensington?

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your crew. Browse our large group holiday rentals in or around Kensington and get your loved ones together under the same roof:

  • Providing comfort, space and privacy, you'll get everyone's stamp of approval at "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 7 bedrooms, a garden and a nearby river. You'll discover it around 2 miles to the east of Kensington.
  • Invite as many as 15 of your favourite people to "Notting Hill Designer Apartment" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 1 bedroom and is around 1 mile to the north of Kensington. It's crammed with features to keep your large group happy and comfortable, such as a kitchen and a barbecue grill.

Are there large holiday rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Kensington?

If you're planning a get-together and your guest list is pages long, there's no need to stress about finding someplace big enough for everyone. We have large holiday rentals in and around Kensington ideal for family breaks, engagement parties and more. Check these out:

  • "Drayson Mews House, By Veeve": With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 99 people, space isn't an issue at this inviting holiday home. A kitchen and a garden are just a taste of its numerous amenities.
  • "Notting Hill Gate, By Veeve": This roomy retreat is also perfect for big groups and includes a kitchen and an oven. It contains 2 bedrooms and sleeps up to 99 people.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Kensington?

A pool is often an essential amenity for any good holiday. Enjoy splashing about or simply chilling out by the water at one of these rejuvenating retreats in or near Kensington:

  • Every day can be a pool day at "Stunning Central Large 6bedroom House And Garden". A smart TV and a dishwasher are some of the other amenities that help make this place so appealing.
  • Another top-rated option is "Perfect Kensington Mews House - Luxury Just For You". There's lots to love about this property apart from its pool, such as a fridge and towels.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Kensington?

It's always more fun when you share the good times with the ones you care about the most. Whether you're organising a family get-together or spending time with good friends, we'll have a large holiday rental that's just right for you. Here are two of our best in and around Kensington:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster", which has 7 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. This retreat is around 2 miles to the east of Kensington and comes with amenities such as a stereo and a dishwasher.
  • Another popular option is "Stunning Central Large 6bedroom House And Garden". This large rental is 3 miles east of Kensington and features a microwave oven, a TV and more. With 6 bedrooms accommodating up to 11 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your guest list.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions in the area, you're spoiled for choice. Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge and London Eye promise lots of fun for young and old.