Situated in the east of the bustling city of London and still within the boundaries of the area known as Greater London is the beautiful Borough of Newham. A Newham holiday is suited to all sorts of travellers and is particularly popular with those who want to be a stone’s throw away from the action but still want a little bit of peace and luxury. A Newham holiday rental house is the ideal base from which to explore Greater London and the outer lying areas of the city.
Visitors on a Newham holiday will discover that the range of activities available is limited to the likes of swimming, football, tennis, cycling and walking, due to the fact that you are in the heart of a great big city. But the fact that there are some many great attractions in and around the borough to be enjoyed, mean that your days will not be empty! Amongst the attractions available in Newham is the delightful Newham City Farm, one of the oldest city farms to be found in the capital. Visitors of all ages will enjoy meeting large Shire horses, watching the farm’s geese on the pond and sampling the honey produced by the farm’s own bees.
Should you feel the urge to venture out further afield than your Enfield holiday rental house then it is recommended that you spend the day in Watford, which is on the western side of the city. Visitors to this borough will find many great attractions and a whole host of things to see. The borough is home to the Watford Colosseum which has been used to record many famous movie tunes due to its amazing acoustics. Nature lovers will enjoy Cassiobury Park, which is 190 acres of wide open space and magnificent gardens.
Should you be wondering what the weather will be like on a Newham holiday, you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy warm summers but cold winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Newham holiday rental house are usually July and August. At this time the temperature can reach a very pleasant 23°C. The winter months of December and January see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between 2°C and 7°C. The annual rainfall amount for the borough is 22 inches with the wettest month tending to be October.
Travellers on a Newham holiday are most likely to arrive at Heathrow Airport (LHR) which is approximately 19 miles away from the borough. Airlines offering cheap, frequent flights to the area include British Airways, BMI, easyJet and Aer Lingus. Passengers can travel from several airports around the UK such as Edinburgh (EDI), Aberdeen (ABZ), Belfast (BFS), Newcastle(NCL) and Manchester (MAN).
London will be hosting events during the London Olympics, and with accommodation in Newham & the Olympic Park for the Olympic Games, you're right next to the sporting action.