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Top 10 Self Catering Accommodations In London, England - Updated 2020

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When you think of London, images of the Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and rushing Londoners come to mind. There are also the sites and people who have been popularized by Hollywood and the news: Notting Hill, Hyde Park, the British royal family, the Spice Girls, the Beatles, to name just a few. London is not just a regular tourist spot, it also has a lot to offer various sports enthusiasts, music aficionados, literature lovers, architecture buffs, foodies, and fashion fanatics. Whichever type of visitor you may be, what you need is a perfect self-catering accommodation for your holiday in London. With so many options to choose from, it can get quite difficult to select the right option. But we have you covered! Take a look at our list of self-catering accommodations in London, England, and you’re sure to find your perfect home-away-from-home.

1. Fully equipped flat in Central London (from USD 52)

This fully furnished and modern one-bedroom apartment accommodates four guests. The apartment comes with a fully equipped kitchen that has a refrigerator, microwave, cooking range, a Nespresso coffee machine, dishes and utensils. A flat-screen TV, broadband internet and a washing machine are added conveniences in the home. The apartment also has a living area, a breakfast bar, a renovated bathroom and a shared terrace. Waterloo station is just a two-minute walk from the apartment. London Eye is three minutes away and Big Ben is just five minutes away.

Best Deal in Central London
11 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was well equipped with large fridge
big bathroom with natural light and tub
however steps were not steep to climb up to the 4th floor Bed and sofa bed very comfortable
Wi-Fi was very good
Everything you need is available
The place is very clean and comfortable
Great access to two tube stations Owner is very communicative and was awesome at checking in regularly to make sure our stay was going well
Should have given a little more info on how things work at our arrival
You can't go wrong with this choice All the positive reviews are true
Our owner communicated with us in a very efficient manner when we had a question or two
I am regular VRBO visitor and have stayed in many European apartments the last 10 years
Location was incredible and close by many places
Walking distance from London Waterloo and Lambeth North Neat and cosy apartment
everything was as expected Easy get in Close to Waterloo and to
This apartment was very conveniently located - close walk to the Waterloo tube grocery
The neighborhood was friendly; local food and craft merchants set up M-F and the street became a very lively place for lunch and browsing
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2. Sophisticated apartment with city views (from USD 247)

Contemporary fixtures and furnishings adorn this stunning apartment in Central London. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living area provide glorious views of the city and allow plenty of natural light to filter in. Furnished with all the essentials, this one-bedroom apartment is tastefully decorated and the full kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances. The bedroom has a cozy bed, heated floors and wonderful views from the windows. Shops, pubs, restaurants, and markets are a walking distance of the apartment. This apartment is located next to the Aldgate East station.

22nd floor overlooking London - Interior designed
London, United Kingdom
461 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
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the view is amazing from the living room
amazing apartment with great furnishings and a stunning view of the surrounding area - highly recommendedluke
expect a beautiful view of the cityscape from a pristinely cosy apartment
lovely modern apartment with stunning views in the perfect location
incredible views and amenities very comfortable and super easy communication with marcus
very clean and nice appartment
the space was very clean and felt very safe
the flat was spotlessly clean and very comfortable
the place is spotless and comfortable
the whole pöace is spotless clean all there you need
marcus was a great host and easy to communicate
marcus was an amazing attentive and caring host
marcus was great host and provided quick efficient follow up
marcus was a superb host and made us feel both welcomed and looked after
marcus was a good host and keen to make sure everything was ok during my stay
the location is great
the location is good
central located near pubs restaurants of interest
wonderful place in a great location
great location and easy to underground
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3. Luxurious Victorian home in Bermondsey (from USD 196)

Built in 1870, this bright apartment comfortably incorporates modern touches to the Victorian design of the home. This stylish home can comfortably accommodate six guests in its spacious living room and three bedrooms. A large kitchen with a gas cooking range, double oven, dishwasher and other amenities is perfect to cook a large dinner for friends and family. The ensuite full bathroom has heated floors and another half bathroom is also located in the apartment. A backyard seating area completes this rental. Bermondsey Street and Maltby Street Market are a 15-minute walk away and the famous Borough Market is just a little further away.

Live Like a Londoner in a Stylish Victorian Home
London, England, United Kingdom
30 reviews
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
this is a very comfortable home with lots of mod cons
the house is very comfortable and has a wonderful "urban" look
highly recommendable we were six people and the house was perfect for us (very clean )
i don’t have enough to describe how great this place is and how friendly the hosts are
brilliant lizzie & kate are incredible hosts and we will absolutely stay here again
a great location - very close to the southbank
it’s a london gem great location
an amazing place in a nice location a little out of the center of town
lizzie and kate's house is absolutely beautiful and in a great location
a really great place to stay
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4. Smart, retro-inspired apartment in Greenwich (from USD 176)

In the heart of Greenwich neighborhood, this spacious apartment with a retro-style décor is perfect to accommodate four guests. It has a living area, dining area, and a full-size kitchen that comes equipped with all the things you need to prepare meals at home, including a convection oven, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and even an espresso machine. The two bedrooms of this apartment have comfortable beds and large windows to bring in all the natural light. A cozy patio and two balconies are ideal to have your morning coffee or drinks in the evening. Greenwich Park and Greenwich Observatory are just a few minutes away. The nearest train station is just a minute’s walk from the apartment. Central London is also just a short train or ferry ride away.

Stylish, Retro Apartment in the Heart of Greenwich
London, United Kingdom
230 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi and tv access were a bonus
the beds and couch were super comfy
big tv great wifi
the beds were super comfy
also a real nice touch were the extra snacks and continental breakfast items
super clean and cozy
having seen the cleaning lady clean i knew it was spotless
clean flat with all you need
very clean exceptionally well thought-out accommodations
the flat was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed
davey is a wonderful host
davey is a wonderful host
davey is an excellent host
davey was an amazing host
davey and warren are fabulous hosts
great location for our needs
getting to central london is easy
fantastic apartment great location so close to greenwich station
great location opposite greenwich dlr
great location near to restaurants supermarkets and 1 minute walk to the dlr station
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5. Palatial luxury at Cheyne Mansion

Cheyne Mansion is a tastefully decorated luxury villa featuring seven bedrooms, a huge indoor pool, a green leafy garden, and a terrace. The floor-to-ceiling glass doors and glass roof over the dining area filter in plenty of natural sunlight. To cook up delicious meals, the massive kitchen of the villa is fully equipped with all the required supplies. Many living and seating areas are interspersed throughout the house. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spacious too. Set in the posh neighborhoods of Kensington and Chelsea, the villa is just 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from the Natural History Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum is just 1.4 km (0.68 mi) away too.

6. Peace and comfort at Aquitane House (from USD 506)

The four-bedroom house located in the quiet residential neighborhood of Wembley has all the conveniences required in a holiday home. The house has a large living and dining area that opens onto the adjoining patio and fenced yard. The spacious kitchen comes fitted with a double oven, cooking hob, refrigerator, microwave, etc. Clean, modern bathrooms and comfortable bedrooms add to the home-like feel of this house. The famous Wembley Arena is just a few minutes walk away and the London Designer Outlet is a mere 1.5 km (0.9 mi) from the property. Oxford Street is only 15 minutes away by train.

4 Bed House Wembley Stadium

Address: Oakington Avenue
Price: from 506 USD

Non-smoking throughout WiFi available in all areas On-site parking WiFi Free WiFi Non-smoking rooms Garden Private parking

7. Quiet studio in Wimbledon Village (from USD 139)

Set in the Wimbledon Village, home of the legendary Wimbledon Tennis Championships, this studio apartment is ideally located for those interested in tennis and a quiet peaceful neighborhood. The leafy, green and private garden is a lovely feature of the apartment. The host also generously provides a welcome basket full of pantry supplies and other goodies to the guests. The full kitchen has everything you would need to cook your meals. Wimbledon station is just a five-minute walk away and the apartment is only 15 minutes from central London by train.

Wimbledon Studio Flat

Address: 69 Woodside
Price: from 139 USD

Private check-in/check-out Terrace Horse riding BBQ facilities First aid kit available Safety deposit box On-site parking Thermometers for guests provided by property

8. Centrally located two-bedroom apartment (from USD 172)

This neat and simply decorated two-bedroom one bathroom apartment is the ideal base for your London vacation. Its very convenient central location between Baker Street and Marylebone stations is close to the sights and sounds of the city. For all your self-catering needs, the apartment boasts a full kitchen, with all the required appliances, like a cooking hob, refrigerator, oven, toaster, microwave, dishes, and utensils. Two comfortable bedrooms, a clean bathroom, dining area, a convertible sofa-bed and TV complete this apartment. Sherlock Holmes Museum, Madame Tussauds Museum, Regent’s Park, London Zoo, etc. are at a walking distance from the apartment.

2 Bedroom APT in Central London #BS.10
6 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
clean and a great location
a great spot close to transport links in the centre of london
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9. Apartment in Marylebone Village

Cozy and comfortable with all the conveniences that you would need in a self-catering accommodation, this one-bedroom Marylebone Village apartment has it all. A microwave, a cooking range with an oven, a refrigerator and all the essentials required to whip up delicious meals are available in the kitchen. There is plenty of storage space and a smartly designed bathroom and kitchen area. A TV with satellite or cable channels and free wifi is perfect to keep you entertained indoors. The Marble Arch is just a few minutes’ walk away from the apartment. Bond Street station, shops and restaurants are at a walking distance too.

Cute, light filled space in Marylebone Village
16 Thayer Street Flat 3
14 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Luxury redefined at Westminster townhome (from USD 1551)

This luxury townhome in the historical borough of Westminster in London is convenience, comfort and sophistication, all rolled in one. Lush carpets line the floor throughout the plush living area, three bedrooms and foyer of this townhome. The kitchen is sumptuously decorated and fitted with the latest appliances. The bedrooms and bathrooms are also beautifully decorated. A courtyard and garden add the finishing touches to this townhome. At a walking distance from this property are the shopping areas, pubs, restaurants and cafés. Shaftesbury Avenue is just 700 meters (0.4 mi) and Prince Edward Theatre is only 600 meters (0.3 mi) from the house.

A perfect stay in London

London is a city that never sleeps and exploring it will keep you on your feet all day long. After a tiring day of taking in the sights of London, all you want to do is to just whip up a quick meal, lie down and relax. And with our list of self-catering accommodations in London, England, you can do just that.

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