Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your South Ockendon getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of South Ockendon. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. South Park and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around South Ockendon

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes South Ockendon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Royal Observatory (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • BT Tower (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Hall Place and Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Ockendon

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

  • South Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Sky Garden (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Greenwich Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Russell Square (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • St. James Park (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Battersea Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around South Ockendon

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into London (LGW-Gatwick), which is 31.1 mi (50 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Ockendon Station.

Where to stay around South Ockendon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 617 holiday lettings near South Ockendon. From 178 Houses to 400 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 South Ockendon is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Ockendon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Ockendon:

  • Central London: 6,475 holiday homes
  • Stratford: 356 holiday homes
  • Canary Wharf: 1,027 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,584 holiday homes
  • Shoreditch: 671 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Ockendon Station: 5,655 holiday lettings
  • Excel Exhibition Centre: 11,469 holiday lettings
  • Tower Bridge: 9,232 holiday lettings
  • O2 Arena: 11,485 holiday lettings
  • St Katherine's Dock: 11,571 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Ockendon 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 South Ockendon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 178 Houses in South Ockendon. Our other popular types of South Ockendon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 400 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Ockendon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in South Ockendon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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