Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Greater London, GB 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 pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 58 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Greater London. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Greater London
Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Greater London

Come and experience Greater London and its museums, theatre scene and architecture. This cosmopolitan city is known for its shopping, art and monuments. For a bit of culture, visit The British Museum, O2 Arena or Natural History Museum. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Greater London

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Greater London a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Eye (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • LEGOLAND® Windsor (22.7 mi / 36.6 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lincoln's Inn Fields (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Greater London

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Greater London. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hyde Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Leicester Square (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Victoria Embankment Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Thames River (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • St. James Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Green Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Greater London

Fly into Heathrow Airport (LHR), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 7.6 mi (12.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, London Charing Cross Station, Tottenham Court Road Station and London Waterloo Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Greater London by jumping on the metro at Charing Cross Underground Station, Embankment Station or Leicester Square Underground Station.

What are the top holiday rentals in Greater London?

From upmarket condos to inexpensive cabins, Vrbo has properties to suit every taste and budget. Here are some of the top holiday rentals in Greater London:

  • "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington": This London City Centre rental comes with 2 bedrooms and is rated highly among visitors. Amenities such as nearby birdwatching activities and free toiletries will help you feel right at home.
  • "Heart Of The Shenandoah Valley. Lots Of Animals": Located in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, this guest favourite has 1 bedroom and plenty of handy amenities. Internet services and children's games are among them.

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

What are the best tiny house holiday rentals in Greater London?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to character, a tiny house holiday rental in Greater London puts you on the doorstep of big adventure. Shut off your tech and switch your focus to nature at one of these pocket-sized escapes:

  • Expect a simpler way of life at "Pass The Keys | Whitstable Tiny House". Amenities at this getaway in Whitstable include free WiFi, a fridge and more.
  • Alternatively, base yourself at "Canal - Side Architect - Designed Tiny House". Situated in Cotswolds, this tiny abode comes with a kitchen and nearby museums.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Greater London?

Whether you're looking to rent a log cabin for a romantic getaway or a family adventure, we have the perfect property for you. Choose one of these great holiday rentals in or near Greater London and enjoy getting back to nature for a while:

  • "Cosy Log Cabin. Perfect For Short Stop Overs And Weekends Away" is a fabulous combination of outdoor fun and creature comforts. Take advantage of handy amenities here such as a garden and a smart TV.
  • After a full day of outdoor activities, wind down at "Redwood Lodge: Unwind In Your Very Own Log Cabin". This cosy escape comes with plenty of features, including a smart TV and a playground.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in Greater London?

Give these holiday rentals a gold medal! The following weekend stays in Greater London have all received high marks from our delighted guests:

  • "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster": Indulge in a couple of days of rest and relaxation at this delightful retreat in Tachbrook. Along with its unique vibe, it comes with free WiFi and an iron and ironing board. Eager to explore the surrounding area? Natural attractions including East Ham Nature Reserve and Coombe Woods are close by.
  • "On Cayuga Wine Trail, Luxurious 6 Bedrooms": An equally appealing option, this property in Ealing comes with a restaurant dining guide, heating and more. Museum of the Earth and Farm Sanctuary are nearby when you need to get your fix of Mother Nature.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Greater London?

Typically well located and at a price that won't hurt your bank account, studio apartments offer privacy and style with the comforts of home. Book one of these studio apartments for rent in Greater London and use it as a base to explore what's around you:

  • Stay at "Heart Of The Shenandoah Valley. Lots Of Animals" and you'll be perfectly placed to check out cultural sights like 7 East Gallery and Artisans Courtyard. Nearby birdwatching activities and children's games are a couple of the amenities at this property in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii" which comes with WiFi, housekeeping services and more. Located in Paddington, sights like Buckingham Palace and Leicester Square Theatre will appeal to your inner culture vulture.

Can I find short term rentals in Greater London?

Yes, so forget about staying in a dreary hotel or sleeping in someone's spare room. Lock in one of our short-term rentals in Greater London and live large in your own private space. Here are two options to consider:

  • You'll be near central Tachbrook if you stay at "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster". Make the most of your quick adventure by discovering the attractions around you, starting with Buckingham Palace and Tower of London.
  • Discover the best Ealing has to offer from "On Cayuga Wine Trail, Luxurious 6 Bedrooms". If you opt for this favourite holiday rental, Lansing Park and Cayuga Nature Centre are some highlights to put on your to-do list.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Greater London?

Whether you've been with each other for a few months, a year or an eternity, there's nothing like a romantic weekend getaway to fan the flames of passion. If you're searching for somewhere dreamy to spend a couple of days with your favourite person, you'll be enamored with these retreats:

  • Enjoy some "us time" at "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington". This London City Centre getaway is tailor-made for romance, with amenities like shopping facilities and air conditioning to help set the mood.
  • Another attractive option is "Heart Of The Shenandoah Valley. Lots Of Animals" in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Enjoy amenities here including winery tours and a fireplace, as well as each other's company.

Are there mansions for rent in Greater London?

With space, privacy and plenty of style, mansions offer a taste of something truly unique. If you think the whole crew deserves a taste of the high life, you'll want to check out these mansions for rent in Greater London:

  • Settle in, relax and make the most of all the magnificent things on offer at "1100 Sq Ft Luxury Mansion Flat In Earls Court" in London City Centre. Top-end amenities here include a separate dining area and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "Beautiful Mansion Bloc Flat. Walking Distance To Museums And Parks" is another knockout option that's tough to beat. It's located in Kensington and comes with a whole bunch of highlights your guests will love, including beauty services and golf.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in Greater London?

If you're excited by the idea of opening your balcony door to stunning ocean vistas, make tracks to Dock Beach in Docklands. Check out our beachfront holiday rentals here and spend a couple of blissful days playing on the shore and snoozing to the sounds of crashing waves.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in Greater London?

When it comes to who you go on holiday with, we believe the more people the merrier. If you're in search of somewhere with enough space to fit your nearest and dearest, one of these large group holiday rentals in Greater London might be just the ticket:

  • "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster": With 7 bedrooms, everyone can come along to this sought-after getaway in Tachbrook. A kitchen and a nearby river are among the many amenities offered here.
  • "On Cayuga Wine Trail, Luxurious 6 Bedrooms": You'll get your team's tick of approval at this option in Ealing which features a fireplace, a kitchen and more. It has 6 bedrooms that will comfortably accommodate everyone on your invitation list.

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