Destination guide

Relax in holiday lettings near Surbiton

Those looking for a serene holiday experience with access to all of the modern amenities you’d expect from a big city may want to consider securing holiday lettings near Surbiton. This suburb of southwest London is located along the shores of the River Thames, offering riverfront dining, quiet walks and stunning views as well as an eclectic mixture of architecture including art deco, Victorian and modern buildings. The suburb offers its own mix of fine dining, shopping and historic attractions, with close access to everything that London proper has to offer just minutes away.


Historic locations to see near Surbiton villa rentals

Many of the attractions in the region not far from villa rentals are also of historic and cultural significance. The Surrey County Hall was erected in 1893 and includes a clock tower, sculptures and tours. The Kingston Museum focuses on the history of the town as well as the life of photographer Eadweard Muybridge. All Saints Church is a picturesque 12th-century church that’s known as the site where seven Saxon kings were crowned. Not far away is the Hampton Wick War Memorial commemorating the casualties of both world wars.


Activities and attractions in and around Surbiton

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Surbiton a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Legoland (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Chessington World of Adventures (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Twickenham Stadium (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Surbiton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Surbiton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Garden (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Battersea Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Hyde Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • St. James Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Surbiton

Fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LGW-Gatwick), which is 16.9 mi (27.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Kingston Upon Thames Surbiton Station, Surbiton Station and Kingston Upon Thames Tolworth Station are the main stations in the area.

How to get around

Transport for getting around Surbiton holiday homes

The Surbiton neighbourhood is serviced by many regular bus routes, both to London proper and to Surrey. It’s also close to Heathrow and Gatwick international airports. The area is served by rail transport through two different stations, Surbiton and Berrylands, both on the South Western Railway line. Once you’re in town, getting around from holiday homes can be accomplished in a number of ways. Taxis, ride-share services or car hires allow you to get around easily, while walking and cycling are also valid options.

Food & drink 

Food and drink to enjoy in Surbiton holiday lettings

Many foods considered to be standard British fare come from London and are great to enjoy near holiday lettings. Fish and chips is arguably the most famous and can be found in just about every local pub. Sunday roast is a British classic, especially served with Yorkshire pudding. Eton mess is a popular dessert in the area that is a mix of crushed meringue, strawberries and cream. Pie and mash is a classic, local comfort food that’s a meat pie with a pile of mashed potatoes and gravy.

Essential info

Essential information for your Surbiton holiday rental

Surbiton is located in Kingston upon Thames, which has been named one of the safest places in London. That means it’s a secure place for a holiday, whether it’s a family trip or a romantic exploration. This region offers tons of things to do, ranging from plentiful outdoor activities in the summer to plenty of indoor options in the winter such as museums and leisure centres.

Where to stay around Surbiton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,431 holiday lettings near Surbiton. From 1,103 Houses to 4,182 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Surbiton is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Surbiton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Surbiton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wembley Stadium: 11,655 holiday lettings
  • Hyde Park: 7,983 holiday lettings
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,652 holiday lettings
  • Wembley Central Station: 11,666 holiday lettings
  • Chessington World of Adventures: 11,411 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Surbiton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Surbiton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,103 Houses in Surbiton. Our other popular types of Surbiton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4,182 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 23 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Surbiton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Surbiton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.