Located in the Greater London area, Redbridge provides an interesting alternative as a place to stay whilst visiting the UK capital. Self catering accommodation in Redbridge is all of the highest standard, and comes in the form of apartments, which may sometimes be known as flats, or houses. These will provide a base that you will feel comfortable in, whilst you take day trips into the city of London, and the countryside beyond.
Although Redbridge is only 7 miles away from the centre of London, it can sometimes seem a million miles away thanks to its parks and open spaces. All of these are well maintained, and some have lakes and cycle tracks. One even has a small animal zoo! If golf is more your style, then there are courses on offer where it is possible to rent all the gear you need to have a quiet afternoon swinging a club.
During your holidays in Redbridge, you will want to get into the centre of London itself to explore the sights that it has to offer. London has a rich and colourful heritage, and starting off at Buckingham Palace may be just the thing to get into the mood of it all. From there, a visit to the Houses of Parliament is in order, followed by the other buildings in Westminster. It is possible to take a guided walking tour of all the most popular places, and this might present some insights into the city. The London eye is a wonderful way to get up above the streets of London, and it has amazing views which seem to go on for miles on a clear day. Booking tickets in advance is to be highly recommended.
With a temperate climate, the weather in Redbridge is best between the months of April and September. The peak temperatures of 23 degrees Celsius or more are achieved during July and August, whilst the lower end sees 8 degrees in the Winter. The average rainfall for this relatively dry part of England is around 22 inches per year.
There are no less than 5 airports to choose between for your holidays in Redbridge and these are London Heathrow (LHR), Stansted (STN), Luton (LTN), City (LCY) and Gatwick (LGW). You can fly from many UK airports and these include Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL), Plymouth (PLH), Newquay (NQY), Aberdeen (ABZ) and Manchester (MAN). Fly with companies such as easyJet, British Airways, Flybe, BMI and Air Southwest.
London will be hosting events during the London Olympics, and with Olympic rentals in Redbridge, you're right next to the sporting action.