Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your South Ockendon getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of South Ockendon. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. South Park and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around South Ockendon

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes South Ockendon 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:

  • London Dungeon (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Royal Observatory (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • BT Tower (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Hall Place and Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Ockendon

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, South Ockendon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Sky Garden (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Greenwich Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Russell Square (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • St. James Park (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Battersea Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around South Ockendon

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into London (LGW-Gatwick), which is 31.1 mi (50 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Ockendon Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around South Ockendon?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 687 vacation rentals near South Ockendon. From 246 houses to 416 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Ockendon for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in South Ockendon?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 246 Houses in South Ockendon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Ockendon include:

  • Flats: 416 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Studios: 421 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Ockendon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in South Ockendon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.