Destination guide

The friendly area of Dagenham awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Dagenham. Travellers appreciate the parks in this welcoming city. South Park and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Dagenham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Dagenham a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Royal Observatory (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • BT Tower (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dagenham

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dagenham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Sky Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Greenwich Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Russell Square (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • St. James Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Battersea Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Dagenham

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (SEN-Southend), which is 24 mi (38.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dagenham Dock Station. It's easy to get around Dagenham by jumping on the metro at Dagenham Heathway Underground Station, Becontree Underground Station or Dagenham East Station.

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