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Vacation Rentals In London, UK

Published Dec 28, 2018

London, a vibrant and ethnically diverse metropolis, is also a city steeped very deep in history. And not just the English history, but also perhaps, the histories of countless other nations have been shaped by London. The seat of the longest-reigning monarchy in English history is in London. For a peek at the life of the famous English royals, a visit to Buckingham Palace is a must. Visit the many museums – Natural History Museum, British Museum or the Victoria & Albert Museum, for a glimpse of the treasures of the world. London’s arts & cultural venues are not to be missed either. And if you just want to sit down after trundling about in the city all day, there’s no dearth of parks, which are tourist attractions in themselves – Hyde Park, The Regent’s Park, St. James’ Park, etc. London’s restaurants and buzzing nightlife are sure to keep you up till dawn! For the most memorable London experience, come and check out our recommendations of the vacation rentals in London, England.

1. Well-furnished airy loft in Greater London (from USD 10)

Experience loft-living at this clean and airy loft in Greater London! Done up in bright colours and contemporary style, this beautiful home will set the mood for any London vacation! With an indoor fireplace for chilly evenings, a smart TV and a sound system to keep you entertained when it’s not that great outside, and a balcony to watch Londoners rush by, this home is ideal for a group of six guests. A kitchenette with all the essentials and a full bathroom round off everything that you might need on your vacation. The Angel tube station is just a five-minute walk from the apartment. Restaurants and bars in nearby Islington are also just a few minutes away.

Greater London, England, United Kingdom
17 reviews
Entire loft 6 beds 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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2. Bright and stylish flat in Croydon (from USD 63)

This cosy, stylish and bright flat has everything that you may need for your stay in London. This compact but practically designed flat has a comfy bed adjacent to the living area, a separate bedroom, a kitchenette, a dining area and a full bathroom. The room-darkening shades in the living area are perfect for a lie-in after a night about town! Enjoy the charm and character of this flat with its high ceilings, Victorian windows, and exposed brickwork. A bus stop that will take you to all the attractions in Central London is right outside the front door of the building. The East Croydon station is only about fifteen minutes walk away.

Stylish and Practical, Fast Trains to Central London
London, England, United Kingdom
94 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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3. Modern flat in Camden Town (from USD 149)

The Regency Street apartment in the heart of buzzing Camden town is the ideal base for a romantic holiday in London. This cheerful flat has a cosy living area with a smart TV and a Riva sound system. The full kitchen has quality stainless steel appliances against a very on-trend subway tile backsplash. The kitchen is well-stocked with a selection of Nespresso coffees and quality herbal and black teas. The bedroom and en-suite bathroom ensure complete privacy from the living area. The flat is walking distance to Regent’s Park, Primrose Hill and Camden Lock Market. Mornington Crescent tube station is less than a five-minute walk away.

Sip Tea at a Stylish Regency Apartment in Camden
London, United Kingdom
194 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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4. Charming and compact Notting Hill studio (from USD 92)

Stay in the famous Notting Hill area of London at this cute and light-filled studio apartment! The period architecture of the building is reflected in its beautiful communal staircase and the stunning original windows in the flats. The window seat of this studio is perfect for sipping a cup of tea while watching the world go by. A kitchenette, a full bathroom and a small dining area complete the base level of this studio. A comfortable double bed in the mezzanine sleeping platform of the studio is all you need after a day of running about in London! An outdoor communal space behind the building is on offer too. Notting Hill Gate tube station is a five-minute walk from the studio. Portobello Road and Hyde Park are also very closeby.

Irresistable Notting Hill Studio
London, England, United Kingdom
232 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 0 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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5. Luxurious multi-level apartment in Knightsbridge (from USD 424)

A massive multi-level apartment in the posh Knightsbridge neighbourhood is a dream vacation home in London! With luxurious fixtures and furnishings, designer-decorated interiors and a short walk to Harrod’s make this home a discerning traveler’s perfect abode in London. A full-size kitchen with stainless steel appliances, spacious bedrooms, stunning bathrooms and plenty of light add a touch of charisma to this beautiful home. The apartment is only a ten-minute walk to the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park and a short walk to Harrods. A quick stroll to nearby Sloan Square will bring you close to many great restaurants and bars. Sloan Square tube station is only a three-minute walk away.

£12 Million 5BR Knightsbridge Residence at Cadogan Square
150 Pavilion Road
32 reviews
house 16 guests 5 bedrooms 5 bathrooms

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6. Chic And Plush Apartment in Cadogan Square (from USD 850)

This gorgeous four-bedroom three-bathroom apartment in Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, is the epitome of luxury living in London! With its very chic and ultra-modern décor, bright interiors and plush furnishings, you will not want to step outside the apartment at all! The updated kitchen, spa bathrooms, lavish bedrooms and a walk-in closet, all spread across multiple levels provide a perfect ‘home-away-from-home’ ambience. The apartment is only a three-minute walk to Sloan Square tube station. Harrods is a mere five-minute walk away from the apartment and a quick stroll will take you to Hyde Park.

£8 Million 3BR Knightsbridge Residence at Cadogan Square ★★★★★
138 Pavilion Rd
house 8 guests 3 bedrooms 4 bathrooms

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7. Value, comfort and style at Eccleston Square apartment (from USD 185)

This light-filled, lower-ground floor apartment with a private gated entrance is located in an elegant 19th-century townhouse that opens onto an award-winning private garden square. With its tasteful décor and inviting interiors, you feel right at home from the moment you step in. A swanky kitchen fitted with the most modern appliances, a very modern bathroom and a spacious bedroom will be much appreciated by guests looking for a contemporary vacation home. The owner very generously provides lots of complimentary extra goodies like a bottle of wine, a fully stocked maxi-bar with spirits and ales, a kitchen stocked with essentials and a fast wifi connection. The Victoria train and bus stations, pubs, restaurants and shops are only a three-five minute walk from the apartment. Less than fifteen-minutes walk from the apartment will take you to Buckingham Palace.

5-Star Luxury w/Your Own 'Secret Garden', Free Car Serv, Wine, Mini-Bar & More!
21 eccleston sq
apartment 5 guests 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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8. Clean And Bright Maisonette in Clerkenwell (from USD 156)

This clean and bright two-bedroom maisonette comfortably sleeps four guests. This cosy apartment has a private entrance for guests. With an open-plan layout, a living area, a full kitchen and dining area on the lower floor, and two bedrooms with double beds and a bathroom upstairs, the apartment has everything you need. The large windows allow for ample sunlight to filter into the apartment. Located in the trendy Clerkenwell neighbourhood, plenty of stylish eateries, pubs and bars are at a close walk from the apartment. St Paul’s Cathedral is only a fifteen-minute walk away.

Wonderful 2BR Maisonette in Central London - Two Bedroom Apartment, Sleeps 4
Leo Yard 2
1 review
apartment 4 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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9. An elegant apartment in West Hampstead (from USD 224)

This elegant two-bedroom apartment with plenty of sunlight streaming in from the large bay windows should be the go-to home for those looking for a quiet place in the city. The apartment has a very chic kitchen fully equipped with all the essentials, and beautiful and spacious bedrooms with luxurious bathrooms. An amazing array of restaurants and pubs, to suit all tastes, are at a walking distance from the apartment. Just fifteen minutes away are the famous Abbey Road studios. West Hampstead tube station is only a minute’s walk from the apartment.

Gorgeous 2Bed 2Bath in West Hampstead 1Min to Tube
White Friars Court, 77 Compayne Gardens Flat C, White Friars Court
3 reviews
apartment 4 guests 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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10. Spacious and modern apartment in Aldgate (from USD 51)

A sleek and modern, two-bedroom apartment in a new development in Aldgate, is the perfect vacation home for a party of five guests. The apartment has an open-plan layout and the glass doors in the living area open on to a good size balcony. A fully fitted kitchen with built-in appliances has everything you need to cook yummy meals at home! Guests also have access to a 24-hour gym and a roof terrace in the building. A short walk will take you to Shadwell station connecting onto the London underground. Plenty of shops and restaurants are also closeby.

Modern Two Bedroom In Aldgate With Gym
205 Wilson Tower 16 Christian Street
2 reviews
apartment 5 guests 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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London calling

Choosing London as your next holiday destination is a no-brainer. There’s nothing that this eclectic city cannot offer – from world-class pubs and restaurants, vibrant markets, lush green parks, historic monuments and museums to the buzzing nightlife – London will surely take your breath away!

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