Discover a selection of 16 holiday rentals in Grays 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 internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at £ 143 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Grays. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The friendly area of Grays awaits your stay

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Grays. This city is welcoming and trendy, recognised for its restaurants, shopping and bars. Take in top local attractions such as ExCeL Exhibition Centre and O2 Arena. 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 Grays

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Grays a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Festival Leisure Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Diggerland (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • London Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Buckmore Park Karting (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Bridgewood Manor Day Spa (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Topgolf Chigwell (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Grays

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Grays is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thorney Bay Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • South Park (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Eltham Palace (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Chislehurst Caves (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Gillingham Business Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Grays

The nearest airport is in Heathrow Airport (LHR), located 33.9 mi (54.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into London (LCY-London City), which is 12.4 mi (19.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Grays Station or Grays Chafford Hundred Station and explore the city from there.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Grays?

Whatever you're seeking in a holiday, you'll find a rental in or around Grays that's perfect for you. Here are some of our favourites:

  • "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington" is a favourite with guests. Around 20 miles from Grays, it has 2 bedrooms and loads of useful amenities, including towels and high-speed internet services.
  • "Bella Vista Is A Stunning Beachfront Apartment With Incredible Sea Views" also promises a memorable escape, offering 4 bedrooms, a hair dryer, a stovetop and more. It's around 60 miles from Grays.

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

What are the best tiny house holiday rentals in or near Grays?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to character and ingenuity, a tiny house holiday rental in Grays promises big adventure. Unplug your devices and turn your focus to nature at one of these neat little stays:

  • Unwind and recharge at "Pass The Keys | Whitstable Tiny House". Located in Whitstable, free WiFi and a fridge are a couple of amenities on offer here.
  • "Canal - Side Architect - Designed Tiny House" in Cotswolds is another highly rated pick. A nearby waterfront and a water view will help make your time here extra comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Grays?

Whether you're looking to rent a log cabin for a getaway with your besties or a family trip, Vrbo has you covered. Book one of these wonderful holiday rentals in or near Grays and enjoy being close to nature for a while:

  • "Cosy Log Cabin. Perfect For Short Stop Overs And Weekends Away" will help ensure your Grays holiday is everything you imagined it would be. With amenities such as off-street parking options and a garden to make things easy, all you have to do is put your feet up and enjoy yourself.
  • You won't have to give up any home comforts at "Log Cabin With Hot Tub, Dog Friendly. Ideal For Walkers Or A Romantic Break". This appealing option features beach sun loungers, a kitchen and more.

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

Clock out on Friday afternoon and then forget about your worries. If it's time for some fun and relaxation, these properties in and near Grays promise a memorable weekend getaway:

  • "Splendid, Light And Spacious Apartment Between Fulham And Kings Rd Chelsea" is an excellent option around 20 miles west of the centre of Grays. You won't have to venture far to find an unforgettable experience around this property. Get out and explore Hainault Forest Country Park and Plashet Park. Activities like horse riding and ice skating will add an adventurous touch to your weekend trip.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a short and sweet break at "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii". Stay in and put your feet up, or be adventurous and try horse riding and cycling. When it's time to discover more of the area, organise a visit to Cantelowes Gardens and Clapham High Street. This sought-after holiday rental is around 20 miles west of Grays.

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

Experience the culture and vibe of Grays from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you want to relax on your own or have fun with a few buddies, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in and around Grays:

  • Explore the world around you and then sleep soundly at "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii". This holiday rental is a great base for sightseeing and comes with amenities including a living room and a hair dryer.
  • "Large Studio Apartment West Kensington Comfortably" is another good option. Get comfortable and enjoy the use of a barbecue grill, an iron and ironing board and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see more of Grays. Cultural attractions like Eastside Projects and Coughton Court will help you understand the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Grays?

Every so often, you've just got to take some time out, even if it's only for a few days. Experience a nice mix of adventure and relaxation at one of these short-term rentals in or around Grays:

  • If you're eager to be close to the action, "Hyde Park On Your Doorstep - Ii" will suit your style. It's within easy reach of the centre of Grays and an excellent base to discover sights like Daventry Country Park and Manor Farm Shop.
  • "Stylish Waterside Apartment, Near The Angel" is another excellent option. Don't forget to add Swift Valley Country Park and Rugby School to your travel itinerary when you're ready to sightsee.

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

Nothing says "I love you" quite like planning a romantic weekend together. If you're eager to spend a couple of nights away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Grays that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Put on some soothing music and chill together at "Perfect Home In The Heart Of Kensington". Around 20 miles from Grays, this property has everything you could want for a couple's weekend away, including air conditioning and a dining table.
  • "Seven - Bedroom Luxury Home In The Heart Of London - Westminster" is another retreat that's guaranteed to impress. It's approximately 20 miles from Grays and has a fireplace and outdoor furniture.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Grays?

If you're after somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this holiday, why not a place with a little glitz and glamour? These mansions for rent in or near Grays will easily fit your entire crew while doing it in style:

  • Style, character and charm — "1100 Sq Ft Luxury Mansion Flat In Earls Court" has it all, and then some. Around 25 miles west of Grays and offering a restaurant dining guide and a separate dining area, this place is hard to top.
  • 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 approximately 25 miles to the west of Grays and comes with golf, a fireplace and more.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Grays?

Around 2 miles from Grays, West Thurrock is the perfect place to escape to if you're strapped for time but want a break. Spend your days exploring this well-known riverside town and your nights relaxing at one of our lovely holiday homes. Alternatively, check out our range of houses in the suburban village of North Stifford, around 1 mile from Grays.

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

Share your holiday and have more fun. Whether you're planning an active escape with your best friends or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group holiday rentals in and around Grays:

  • 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 stay at this property which has 7 bedrooms, a fireplace and a kitchen. You'll find it around 20 miles to the west of Grays.
  • "Spacious 4 Bed 3 Bath House In Hutton" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 10 miles to the north of Grays, has 4 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 12 guests. A kitchen and a garden are just a couple of things that'll help make your stay more comfortable.