10 Best Vrbo Holiday Homes Near Trafalgar Square, London, England - Updated 2021

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London has long been an epicenter for culture and continues to be so today. Whether you’re headed to London for work or play, a central location to stay in makes all the city has to offer accessible. Trafalgar Square is an important hub in Westminster for parades, protests, and tourism. Within walking distance of Trafalgar Square is the National Gallery, shopping in Covent Garden, the West End’s theater, or Buckingham Palace. Finding all you need in a rental while in Trafalgar Square will ensure an optimum stay. Read below to find the best Vrbo accommodations near Trafalgar Square, London, UK, to get booking for your London getaway.

1. Quiet and cozy one-bedroom unit in historic district (from USD 422)

This charming one-bedroom flat is perfect for a couple or small family. Just off of a 2,000-year-old street, St. Giles High Street, you can easily access historic attractions as well as theater, restaurants, and shopping. This gem of a flat has a marble counter top-kitchen, a large two-person tub, and an elevator to lift you to your home. Though advertised as sleeping up to five, please note, it gets tight on space if the pull-out is left down during the day. This affordable and quaint apartment is all you need when exploring London.

Theatreland/Covent Garden/Soho: 1-Bed, Sleeps 5, Quiet, Great Location
London, England, GB
43 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds were comfy and the little extras like teas
The apartment was as per the pictures posted and overall everything was spot on
The apartment itself is very cute and cozy
there is very little living space and nowhere comfortable to sit and no TV in the living area
Small well-stocked with everything you need clean and comfortable
Cleanliness:
makes it look very spacious
It was spotlessly clean and had some great "hidden" features like heated towel racks in the bathroom
The apartment is very clean comfortable and well maintained
but it was clean comfortable and functional
Host:
And finally David is a gracious host
They were incredibly helpful with a special request and for gracefully handling a late night emergency call
Communication with the manager/host was great and timely
The owner was very accommodating of us and our request for early check-in which made a huge difference after a long overseas flight Convenient to the Tube and perfectly appointed
The guidebook was a great help for suggested pups restaurants and attractions
Location:
The apartment is located in a quiet street between Covent Garden and Soho convenient to the Tube Station of Tottenham Court Road and Covent Garden
You are a 5 minute walk to Covent Garden and London's theater district and just 2 minutes from the nearest tube station
The Prop manager and the propietors were alwasy
Its greatest attribute is its location - 5 minutes walk to Foyle's most of the theatres and Oxford Street 10 minutes to Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly Circus and 15 minutes to the Thames the Pa...
Stayed for 4 nights Great location - easily accessible to tube shops and restaurants Located in a safe and quiet street
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2. Spacious and romantic two-bedroom London flat (from USD 535)

This two-bedroom boasts high ceilings, spacious rooms, parquet flooring, and excellent views. With lovely French doors, and a large main room with a fireplace, you will love the ambiance of this charming flat. Two bedrooms, with space for four, offer a central location to get to all that London has to offer. Beautiful new bathrooms with a jhot tub in the full bath await. Be in the heart of everything at this convenient rental.

2BR; Large Living room, parquet floors, high celings
23 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Large living room with super-comfortable sofa Quiet bedroom with window into the inside courtyard
The bedroom has an American king size bed and plenty of hanging and drawer space
There is a small single bedroom and one and a half
The space is as advertised - plenty of room clean and comfortable
The living room is huge and the bedroom size are just right
Cleanliness:
The flat was very clean
the flat was clean and well
We were 3 adults and were very confortable
Host:
Michael always responds very quickly
the owner responds quickly to all needs
Michael was very accommodating as well
great communications with the owner Highly recommended
The host was very responsive and we enjoyed our stay
Location:
but there is easy access to buses and the underground station
Ideal location for site seeing Comfortable and easy
We were in walking distance to everything we wanted to see including a StarBucks and a tube station for anything a little to far to walk
This property is in a great location - between 2 close Tube stations as well as fun to walk on the River Thames or walk across river bridge to the south bank
Hard to find a spot in London with this much open space and in such a great location Easy to get to the Underground and several other sites are in easy walking distance
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3. Sunlight-filled flat near St. Paul's Cathedral

This immaculate and sunny flat is available for four, with one bedroom and a pull-out sofa. It is close to the highlights of London including Saint Paul’s Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Millennium Bridge, The Thames, and more. This well-managed apartment will have you feeling right at home in the busy city of London with internet, TV, and a washer and dryer. The apartment is heated throughout the winter, but does not have AC in the summer months, although fans can be arranged upon request.

Covent Garden - Strand - Temple Area - Spacious and Central 1BR Flat
66 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Excellent flat Comfortable modern
nice amenities just like the photos
It was quiet comfortable and spacious
The flat itself is beautiful Spacious enough and intimate comfortable
The position of the flat is very central
Cleanliness:
Property was very clean and as pictured
Quite spacious and clean Tons of restaurants
Host:
Host was very kind and helpful
They helped us throughout the booking process and were always available during out stay
Everything was well maintained and brand new
I do not anticipate they will honor this reasonable request
Never answered phone even though I specifically requested it
Location:
Amazing location and great if you are travelling in a group Plenty of space
quiet well located and connected
Building was secure and quiet Short walk to temple tube stop
very safe place and yet no noise to speak of inside the apartment
Comfortable and clean Location on a main street and very close to tube station
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4. Calm flat in SOHO

This one-bedroom apartment within walking distance to Piccadilly and Regent Street is a great option for those on foot. With one bed, parking, internet, and the option to bring a furry friend, this central apartment has everything for an individual or couple. A stone’s throw from restaurants, pubs, theater, and shopping, be part of all that London has to offer. Do note, this neighborhood can be lively at night, so light sleepers should plan to bring ear-plugs or look elsewhere.

BESPOKE APARTMENT IN GEORGIAN BUILDING CENTRAL SOHO
19 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The living room sofa will sleep one person Gillian
The flat itself is up two flights of stairs and is well appointed as outlined in the listing
The bathroom is large and has shampoos etc
a fan would have been sufficient to create ventilation and cool down the flat)
The bed was very comfortable
Cleanliness:
We look forward to returning to Gillian's fabulous apartment and neighbourhood xEDxB8x8A
Host:
She provided clear directions to get to her place and made sure she was around to welcome us
Very responsive and helpful Our flight arrived early in the day
and she let us check in early
the owner is wonderful
The owner was easy to work with and very helpful
Location:
Only a few minutes walk to Piccadilly
This place gets very noisy at night due to various pubs in the neighborhood
is not yet in neighborhood
Location in Soho was very convenient to Piccadilly Circus Tube station and public transportation Lots of good restaurants in easy walking distance
The only negative things were that it was near a few bars so it would get noisy at night
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5. Studio in the heart of Soho

If you’re a solo adventurer or a couple looking for a long-term stay, this beautiful studio is for you. Set close to two Tube lines that can take you throughout the city, or within walking distance to Soho, Covent Garden, and Oxford Street, the city is at your fingertips. Linens are included and free WiFi and TV make it just like home. A long-term discount is available for those staying past the minimum one-month mark.

# LONG TERM DISCOUNT MINIMUM ONE MONTH# The Soho Coptic Studio
30 Coptic St
30 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Bright and spacious apartment with garden

With room enough for five guests, this large apartment is sunny and inviting. With two bedrooms, and a pull-out sofa, it’s a great choice for a family or group of friends. Just steps from the Neoclassical Somerset House, and close to Covent Garden, and West End’s main entertainment and shopping district, there is always something to do. This beautiful apartment touts a private garden, fresh linens, and a high-end kitchen.

Very Central London near Somerset House and Covent Garden
11 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
steps from the front door
Both our girls slept in the living room and loved it Also a couple of the light switches were tricky to turn on/off
The only issue was 1 bathroom
The apartment is lovely and large with a great patio at the back Great space for the family
Cleanliness:
really a very nicely appointed flat
Host:
still must be nice to have in the summer
The team were always quick to reply to questions and very helpful along the way
and we never needed to contact them for anything once we arrived
For a central London jaunt this was the perfect choice for us Theatres 5 minutes in all directions Absolute heaven if you love central London
but we made it work Overall great experience
Location:
but the bedrooms were really loud from street noise
There are bus stops within a block in all directions depending where you are looking to go and the tube stops are accurately described in the listing
Location is superb for central London and Covent Garden
A large apartment very central location agent was charming and easy to book with
We were able to walk to all the major sightseeing attractions and/or take the bus easily
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7. Modern Covent Garden flat

This sparkling clean apartment for up to four is centrally located for all the fun that the West End has to offer. With a large kitchen, beautiful windows overlooking the street, a spa-like bathroom, and ample space to relax, this truly is a gem. You’ll love the perks of this apartment, including close proximity to all of London’s must-sees, as well as WiFi, a washer and dryer, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Be advised, this is a second-floor flat without an elevator, and may not be suitable for those challenged by stairs.

LOVELY 1BR IN CENTRE OF LONDON - OXFORD STREET
45 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment looked like it was in the description
comfy bed comfy couch
Nicely equipped facilities and great amenities
so might not suit elderly travellers
Entering the room you could see the cleanliness and later along with the development of the stay room equipment nothing was missing
Cleanliness:
The apartment was extremely clean
really clean and really comfortable
Very bright very clean; spacious Photos are representative
The apartment was very centrally located so close to Covent Garden and
I can't say anything bad about this apartment
Host:
The guy who met us was really helpful
not even a simple flaw
also he explained how to asked for an early return of the deposit shows us around the house and everything about the check-in was just amazing
The apartment is small but cute and was perfect for 4 people Check in was easy and the person checking us in was very friendly
The next day we discovered the refrigerator did not cool
Location:
Lots of restaurants or supermarkets nearby
but you are in the center of big city
It is two very short blocks away from british museum
The place was very close to the tube station and easy to get to
but no one seemed to care
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8. Relaxing Mayfair retreat for two

Eclectic with antique pieces, yet modern in architecture, this Mayfair flat for two is an oasis in city life. Set in a vibrant neighborhood in London, this home holds one spacious bedroom with beautiful natural light. In close proximity to the Green Park Tube Station, as well as a plethora of attractions nearby, this is an ideal spot for capitalizing on London’s ever-interesting events. WiFi, air conditioning in summer months, and a washer and dryer make guests feel right at home.

Enjoy this calming Mayfair retreat featuring fine furnishings and AC.
36 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Wonderful apartment with all the amenities Modern kitchen and bathroom comfortable bed traditional living room/dining area
The bed is very comfortable
The kitchen was perfectly stocked with dishes
The telephone display was unreadable & useless; we missed a local call
It is exactly as depicted in the photos
Cleanliness:
The apartment is beautifully decorated with everything from air conditioning
The little washer/dryer and dishwasher were bonuses
Host:
Good wifi with exception of rebooting router
Orientation was quick and could then relax after long flight Wonderful location
toaster tea kettle coffee maker and blender adequate sink and small dishwasher
Landlord responsive to any issue
dull blade & no sharpener; Gus later provided a new knife & sharpener
Location:
Excellent location for Green Park tube bus stops on Piccadilly and walking in
Great right by Green Park and piccadilly
Green Park and Hyde Park Short walk through Green Park to Buckingham Palace
Restaurants in London are expensive
Sheppards Market half a block away full of shops and great restaurants 3 blocks from Hyde Park
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9. Bright and urban two-bedroom rental

For theater lovers, this is an ideal spot, just minutes from Covent Garden’s theater district. With exposed brick walls, and ceiling-to-floor windows, there is a touch of character in this updated flat. High-speed wireless internet, a fully-equipped kitchen, and the option for airport transportation make this a great choice. Rentals are for a minimum of five nights.

Beautiful loft flat offers modern design within a stone's toss of London Theater
50 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It looks just like the photos
It is difficult enough finding the right unit
Modern stying with comfortable beds and two baths
This is NOT the unit shown in photos; the kitchen is different
It seemed cramped instead of wide open as in the picture
Host:
Property manager greeted us upon arrival and even help provide ride from and to the airport
I have a problem with that
I could say the location was GREAT
all necessary cookware glasses etc Washer/dryer with a drying rack and comfy beds Cons: The 'coffee center' former guests raved about was out for repair
Some nice pubs in the area and a small grocery store that was surprisingly well stocked
Location:
It's right across from the theater showing School of Rock
This charming flat was in a marvelous location surrounded by pubs and restaurants and just a few blocks to the British Museum and Tube stop in Covent Garden
The Covent Garden underground stop is a short walk away
The location was convenient for touring around London
Lots of restaurants nearby and a very fun comedy club across the street
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10. Elegant Edwardian apartment

Set in an ideal location, this beautiful apartment is within five-minute walking distance to so many attractions! Check out Leicester Square, the National Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, St.Martin’s, and Covent Garden with incredible ease. Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere after all your adventures in this flat for up to five–great for families. A fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, flat-screen TV, and wireless internet add to the relaxing space.

Be part of London's energy in this Edwardian building across from Palace Theater
31 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The only issue as others have mentioned is that you will need earplugs to sleep in the front rooms
The back bedroom is much quieter if you have any light sleepers (or children)
Great apartment lots of space for our family of 4 and in the middle of everything Comfortable beds and just like the reviews before the second bedroom quieter than front bedroom
It was a good size for our 3 generations
Plan ahead and pack your earplugs and you should be fine (maybe LC could keep some handy in the apartment for jetlagged travellers who have forgotten theirs?)
Cleanliness:
both of which were clean
The place was clean and very comfortable
Spacious clean and very close to
Host:
Superb unit with great management made everything easy
To us this was a minor tradeoff for the location and the view
(Cristina really went out of her way to make things work over the holidays when it was hard to find a repair person)
the cleaning service weekly went above and beyond (truly spotless) and David's car service made everything so easy (even during the Gatwick disruption)
The service both from the driver who picked us up at LHR and the gentleman who let us into and showed us around the flat was outstanding
Location:
Beautiful flat in a great location Close to Leicester
It is a very short walking distance Leicester Square and Tottenham Court tube stations
The building stairway needs cleaning and has bad smell
The tube stop is a stone's throw away but one can walk just about anywhere
There are many restaurants close by
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Walk to it all from Trafalgar Square

If you want to be able to step out your door and see iconic London attractions, then staying in Trafalgar Square is a great choice. From nightlife to historic locations, there is something for every age and interest in the heart of London. Hopefully these clean and convenient rentals helped get you inspired. Begin booking your trip to beautiful, timeless London today!

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