Destination guide

Vibrant City of Westminster will entice you

Take a holiday to City of Westminster and enjoy the area's theatre scene, museums and art galleries. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the architecture, monuments and shopping. For a bit of culture, visit Buckingham Palace, Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum or London Palladium Theatre. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around City of Westminster

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes City of Westminster a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • BT Tower (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in City of Westminster

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, City of Westminster is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • South Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • St. James Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Russell Square (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around City of Westminster

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 12.9 mi (20.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, London Marylebone Station, London Paddington Station and London Victoria Rail Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of City of Westminster by catching a ride on the metro at Marble Arch Underground Station, Bond Street Underground Station or Edgware Road Underground Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around City of Westminster?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,807 holiday lettings around City of Westminster. From 4,175 Flats to 527 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to City of Westminster?

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 City of Westminster:

  • Central London: 6,931 holiday homes
  • Stratford: 391 holiday homes
  • Covent Garden: 977 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 4,121 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,281 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 City of Westminster?

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

  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 12,281 holiday lettings
  • Leicester Square: 12,509 holiday lettings
  • London Victoria Rail Station: 12,547 holiday lettings
  • Marble Arch: 12,534 holiday lettings
  • London Marylebone Station: 12,276 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around City of Westminster 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 Flats in City of Westminster?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4,175 Flats in City of Westminster. Our other popular types of City of Westminster holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 527 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 5 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 City of Westminster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in City of Westminster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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