Destination guide

Travel to friendly London

The area's museums and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to London. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and camping. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around London

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that London has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dragway (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Cedar Creek Vineyards (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Big Hickory Golf Course (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Sinking Valley Vineyard and Winery (20.7 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Barbourville Water Park (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in London

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in London. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Laurel River Lake (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Combs Lake (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Daniel Boone National Forest (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Dr Thomas Walker State Park (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Lake Linville Park (23.3 mi / 37.4 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around London?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 25 holiday lettings around London. From 13 cabins to 8 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in London?

If you are on the hunt for a retreat from the concrete jungle, you're in luck! Leave all that noisy hustle and bustle behind and savour the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 14 rural getaway rentals in this destination. Alternatively, you might be after a different sort of setting. HomeAway has plenty of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 5 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 lakefront holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in London in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful getaway is unwinding with your favourite people in a fantastic new place. If you'll be travelling with a big group, HomeAway has options for you. Why not have a squiz at the 3 cabin holiday rentals listed here? They're the top choice for big groups of travellers. If you're planning on travelling with a large group, the holiday rental options that can cater to you include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we have 21 rental accommodation perfectly suited for that size. Book a night from just £84.
  • Keen to find a holiday property for 5 guests? We have 18 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as £77 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals suitable for 8 guests? You'll be happy to know we have 12 that'll be ideal. You can secure one for as little as £96 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can take your aunt, your sister and all your mates to London.