10 Best Vrbo Holiday Homes In & Around Bloomsbury, London, England - Updated 2021

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Bloomsbury is a neighbourhood in London located in the city’s West End. It’s a popular spot to visit not just for its central location, but because it’s home to well-known cultural and educational institutions. One of the area’s most famous attractions is the British Museum, where you can see world-renowned exhibitions. There are a number of other museums, including the Foundling Museum and the Charles Dickens Museum, as well. The area is alive with students as it boasts plenty of universities, including University College London, Birkbeck College, and the Royal Veterinary College. And of course there’s plenty of other attractions to explore. Enjoy a picnic in Russell Square, see some art at the Crypt Gallery, or enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants. We’ve created a list of the best Vrbo accommodations in and around Bloomsbury, London, so read on and check out the options.

1. Airy apartment with an outdoor space (from USD 169)

This two-bedroom flat has room for six guests and boasts trendy mid-century modern furniture. Its living room features plenty of windows letting in lots of light, and one of the flat’s best features is a balcony where you can enjoy a coffee or sit out for a meal on a warm evening. You’ll find WiFi in the flat, as well as a washer and dryer if you need to do a load of laundry. It’s near plenty of attractions, too. Visit the Charles Dickens Museum, spend some time at the British Library, or relax with a pint in one of the area’s many pubs.

Light spacious Bloomsbury apartment
London, London, GB
82 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The balcony provided extra space for relaxing The front windows provide an open feeling to the apartment
It was tempting to not want to leave the area though because there is everything you could want nearby to make you feel at home
The bedrooms bathroom and kitchen were all larger than we expected
but the evening was cool and
We were very delighted with the flat
Cleanliness:
The place was very clean and comfortable
Host:
Owner Keirion met us upon arrival and gave us the grand tour
our contact was kind and helpful
He responds well to SMS or a call and met us at the apartment to give us the keys and show us around I refrained from 5 stars as the apartment is clean but not emaculately so with cupboards of c...
Host was most gracious helping us get settled in Thank you
Our space was well maintained and functional though not luxurious
Location:
(grocery stores restaurants pubs
Flat is in a perfect location walking distance to sights handy stores and restaurants on site minutes to tube The park across the street
It's easy walking distance to the British Museum and the British Library
The neighborhood was quiet and safe with beautiful nearby parks and just a few moments walk from the British Museum
There are good restaurants/pubs nearby
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2. Calm one-bedroom flat (from USD 183)

This beautiful one-bedroom flat features calming, modern decor. It’s got a master bedroom which can sleep two guests. You’ll find a full kitchen where you can cook your own meals and a large dining area and living room. You can relax with satellite TV and use the WiFi freely. It’s very centrally located–if you like to take in culture, you’ll be pleased to know it’s a short walk from the British Museum. You’ll also be near the Wellcome Collection and the theatre district. And of course you can jump on the tube and explore the rest of London.

Superb Fitzrovia Apartment - British Museum
London, England, GB
60 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment is VERY nice
There was one negative note When we came home from the opera and switched the living room lights on a light bulb from the ceiling chandelier over the dining room table exploded sending glass eve...
the lovely big leafy windows on two sides of the comfortable living area make it feel twice the size very calming
: My husband thought the bed was too soft
so no need to struggle with with suitcases
Cleanliness:
Very clean and comfortable stay
All I can say is book early because this place is in high demand
There were a few issues that were dealt with
Loved the flat Everything was spotless and thoughtfully arranged
Host:
John met us at check-in and is a delightful host
light and airy great sitting area and more
However the bed was small and low especially for two
John met me at the flat and showed me everything I needed to know These two are real professionals who love their work and it was a joy to interact with them
Great kitchen set up with good selection of glasses for any libation Dishwasher and laundry in kitchen
Location:
Great location close to great restaurants walk to the tube or walk to the west end
were a 3 minute walk
the Goodge Street Underground is only 5 minutes away British Museum about a 10 minute walk Quiet a night
Lovely place in a great location for walking to the theatre or Covent Garden Centrally located and easy walk to Underground for transit to all parts of London
atmosphere 3-5 minute walk away
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3. Modern two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment (from USD 281)

Coming in at number seven is this two-bedroom flat which also has two bathrooms, giving you plenty of privacy during your stay. There’s a washing machine and dryer, so if you need to wash some clothes you can. There’s also WiFi and a TV to unwind in front of. If you like to cook, there’s a full kitchen where you can whip up your favourite meals. Foodies will appreciate that the neighbourhood has plenty of restaurants to try, as well as loads of grocery stores if you want to eat in. If you like to shop, head to the nearby Oxford Circus or Carnaby Street. Or head to Regents Park and stretch your legs.

Fab Light Bright 2-Bed 2-Bath Excellent Modern Apt w Wifi! Trendy Fitzrovia, W1
London, GB
49 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
There are two folding wooden chairs for the small eating table and one plastic chair in the bedroom
The apartment is located on the top floor of the building with unobstructed views and plenty of light flowing through the windows
so we did not have to cook anything; but the flat provided you with everything you would have needed if you did want to cook a meal
The flat has everything you could
the apartment is spacious and comfortable
Cleanliness:
It was clean and bright and filled with everything we needed
and it does have a washer and dryer
The rooms are a good size light clean and well appointed
she stayed in touch and made sure everything was in order and was lovely to deal with
so I appreciated the washer/dryer in the apartment
Host:
The owner is wonderful very prompt in answering any questions and always available
Liz was great to deal with answering all our questions and providing us with helpful information
We could not have been more comfortable and happy with our choice
a small Waitrose and Sainsbury Bigger Waitrose at Buckingham Center about a mile's walk And working with Liz was super; from initial inquiry to departure she was quick to respond clear with he...
Liz is a responsive landlord answering emails and questions quickly
Location:
It's in a fantastic location near tube stations and bus stops and walking distance to many shops
The location is amazing Much of Central London is within walking distance and there are two Tube stops near by Easy access to/from Heathrow
The neighborhood has a lot of great restaurants and pubs
The restaurants of Charlotte Street are a quick walk (we especially like Cote Brasserie
The location is perfect easy to get to from London Heathrow airport and close to two major Underground lines making it a cinch to get anywhere in London
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4. Cosy modern studio (from USD 111)

Let’s finish off our list with a cosy studio apartment, perfect for a couple on a romantic getaway. With wooden floors, big windows, and stylish furniture, it’s certainly a cool modern space. If you like to cook, there’s a full kitchen and a small dining area where you can eat your meals. You’ll have WiFi and cable TV during your stay. And there’s a shared garden space to enjoy on warm, sunny days. And of course it’s perfectly situated for exploring London. Catch a show in the West End or do some shopping in Oxford Circus.

Cozy Fitzrovia studio on a quiet cobbled street in the West End!
London, GB
64 reviews
Apartment 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment had everything needed for a single traveler - great kitchen and appliances shower TV and wi-fi
The flat was a good size for 2 people
It was very comfortable and outfitted for all that is needed
although smaller than it may appear in the pictures it was still very comfortable
The flat was nice and clean modern and kitchen was even equipped with the basics of salt sugar etc
Cleanliness:
plus The apartment is equipped with EVERYTHING we needed (and more) and
The place was exactly as promised
Host:
they are dirty and shabby and do not make a welcoming entrance
Only positive things to say about this apartment
The owner was very easy to deal with and the information he provided was very detailed which was so helpful I would definitely recommend this property
We also couldn't find any extra paper towels when we ran out of them
he was thoughful and helped us during our stay with a small inconvenience we had with the coffee machine
Location:
It was conveniently located to the subway stations pubs and stores
There were also bus stops just around the corner
for example only 15 min walk to Piccadilly Circus and 10 min to the British Museum )
pubs and shops within walking distance Tesco and Tesco Express nearby for groceries Very close to the British Museum and the Goodge Street tube station Pros:- excellent
walk Plenty of restaurants
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5. Bright and spacious accommodation

This one-bedroom flat can accommodate up to three guests. With large windows and white walls, it’s a very bright and airy space. If you like to cook, it’s got a full kitchen including a dishwasher and coffee machine. When you want to relax, lounge in front of the flat-screen TV which has Netflix. You can get a good night’s rest in the bedroom with its large bed and blackout blinds. In the immediate area, you’ll find plenty of bars and restaurants to explore. It’s very near to the theatre district if you fancy catching a show. And it’s walking distance to attractions like the Camden Market and Covent Garden.

Wow! Elegant Central Fitzrovia W1: Middle of Tourist London. King Bed. Free Wifi
London, GB
110 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Beds are comfortable and shower works
The apartment looks very much like the photos
a bedroom and a living room (with an opening sofa)
has privacy and enough room
the windows only open a bit
Cleanliness:
The flat was very quiet and clean
convenient and clean flat
very clean and comfortable beds quite and safe
Everything was as described and
A very nice and clean apartment in Fitzrovia
Host:
The host was quick to respond to any communication and left instructions for appliances as well as recommendations for things to do
our landlady was most attentive and helpful
For us touring the city all day long
Liz was very attentive and quick to respond to any questions we hadLiz
Liz was helpful with my questions
Location:
A lively neighborhood with lots of everything Quieter and less congested but still has it all
The Tube and bus service was easy to get to too
just a few blocks to the underground
Everything else a little longer walk or a quick tube ride
This property is in a great location Loads of restaurants and shops nearby as well as being walking distance to the British Museum
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6. Sleek flat for four

Up next we have an ultra-sleek one-bedroom flat which can sleep up to four guests. With wooden floors and contemporary furniture, it’s a stylish place to call home during your time in London. The flat comes with WiFi and cable TV, so you’ll have plenty to keep you entertained indoors. There’s also a full kitchen if you like to cook. It’s located very centrally, so you can easily explore. The British Museum is within walking distance, so spend a day exploring its collections and exhibitions. Or head to Piccadilly Circus and do some shopping.

SPACIOUS 1BR IN FITZROVIA - CENTRAL LONDON
Charlotte Street 44 , Marylebone, London, W1T 2AD (Eat restaurant)
17 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. Central one-bedroom private rental

This bright and airy flat has one bedroom and can accommodate four guests. You can pack light as the flat has a washing machine and dryer in it. There’s WiFi throughout the flat so you can keep connected during your stay. And there’s a full kitchen so you can make your own meals when you don’t feel like eating out. Of course, when you do feel like going out, there’s plenty to explore. The immediate neighbourhood has loads of restaurants to try. You’ll be near attractions like Saint Paul’s Cathedral and the Globe Theatre. And there are tube stations very close to the flat, so you can easily explore other areas of London.

CENTRE OF LONDON - FITZROVIA 1 BEDROOM FLAT
Charlotte Street 44 , Marylebone, London, W1T 2AD (Eat restaurant)
28 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Modern two-bedroom flat

Let’s start our list off with a two-bedroom flat filled with light. The flat can accommodate four guests and is filled with modern furnishings. You can keep connected during your stay with WiFi and relax in front of the flat-screen TV. You’ll find a full kitchen with everything you’ll need, including a coffeemaker, dishwasher, microwave, and kettle. The flat is very centrally located, putting you in the perfect position for exploring London Town. You’ll be a stone’s throw from the famous British Museum and the West End theatre district. If you’d like to do some shopping, head to the nearby Oxford Circus. Two tube stations are nearby, so you can easily jump on a train and explore the rest of London.

2BR IN THE HEART OF LONDON - SOHO - BLOOMSBURY
48 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment was like an empty space with a scattering of cheap furniture
The living room does not have a rug and the furniture is different
The bathroom is poorly lit
The kitchen was well equipped
The apartment itself was fine
Cleanliness:
the two bedrooms were adequately furnished and linens were nice and clean
The windows were coated with dirt and grime and the hallway smelled bad
and I believe the dishes in there weren't clean
The rooms were spacious and clean Lots of local bakeries and restaurants nearby which was a highlight
no exceptions I took photos of issues as we found them & photos of unit as we left it (to ensure return of our deposit)
Host:
Everyone spoke English well and really try to help with advice
she said she could not help us and told us to email the management company
He obviously was quite new to the job and stymied by any request for assistance Therefore only via email
(and to David for letting us in and providing us with very useful information to get us started)
Musty stairway with low ceilings (both husband and
Location:
The apartment is in a great location walking distance from the British museum Everywhere very close
Close to shopping and restaurants
(not a big deal)
The location was perfect walking distance to River Thames Friendly and quiet neighborhood
The apartment was in a great location and very safe
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9. Cosy studio for two

Here we have a cosy studio flat—perfect for the solo traveler or those on a romantic getaway. It’s got a small kitchenette so you can reheat leftovers or make simple meals. You can also keep connected with WiFi. It’s been recently renovated so you can enjoy a new, updated space. The flat is very centrally located and you can walk to many attractions, including Oxford Circus, the British Museum, and Regents Park. Also, it’s right by a tube station when you want to explore other parts of London.

Small Smart Studio In Heart Of The City With Free Wi-fi
81 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
is a second floor flat with three levels of stairs
We did not ride the tube because the amount of suitcases (spent a long time in the UK)
it had everything that we needed
it was fine until the day of check-in
While the flat is small
Cleanliness:
The place was very clean and perfect for my husband and I
Quiet clean and near tube and Starbucks Beware; several flights of stairs if you find them challenging
In addition the apartment was very clean and well kept with a modern touch
Host:
He was super friendly and showed us around the apartment
So I'm not even sure why she made such a big deal of it when he said he always does these things and understood the delays
but she was beyond rude about it
I know some reviews talked about it being too small for suitcases
Communication with the managers Michelle and David were flawless which made our stay more enjoyable and stress free
Location:
The location was amazing--we were able to walk around very easily and found so many cute pubs and restaurants away from the crowds in central London
The apartment is located within a 2 minute walk of two different tube stops and there are numerous restaurants within walking distance of the apartment itself
The location is excellent Near two tube stations:
The location was the best
Very clean and comfortable and well appointed Located near two underground stops in a vibrant and hip neighbourhood Enjoy a beautiful stroll in nearby Regent's Park or grab a bite at one of the...
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10. Studio close to attractions

studio close to attractions
Source: Vrbo

Up next is another studio flat which can sleep up to two guests. In addition to a king-sized bed, you’ll have a sofa and coffee table. If you want to make simple meals during your stay, you can use the kitchenette. And the flat offers WiFi so you can keep connected during your stay. The flat is near University College London so you can explore the campus or visit one of their museums like the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology. You’ll also be near plenty of attractions, including Madame Tussaud’s and the British Museum.

Studio Apartment In The Heart Of London - With Free Wi-fi
London, GB
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Perfectly situated in Bloomsbury

Bloomsbury is the perfect neighbourhood to stay in during a trip to London. There are plenty of neighbourhood bars and restaurants to explore, and you’re a short distance from many of London’s landmarks. There are several options for where to stay. We hope this list of best Vrbo accommodations in and around Bloomsbury, London, gets you started on your trip.

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Nicole is an American expat living in London, England. When she moved from the midwest to London in 2012, it was her first time leaving the US. She has traveled steadily since then, making trips...Read more

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