Destination guide

The friendly area of Dagenham awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Dagenham. Travellers appreciate the parks in this welcoming city. South Park and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Dagenham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Dagenham a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Royal Observatory (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • BT Tower (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dagenham

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dagenham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Sky Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Greenwich Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Russell Square (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • St. James Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Battersea Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Dagenham

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (SEN-Southend), which is 24 mi (38.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dagenham Dock Station. It's easy to get around Dagenham by jumping on the metro at Dagenham Heathway Underground Station, Becontree Underground Station or Dagenham East Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Greater London?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11,105 holiday lettings around Greater London. From 8,296 flats & apartments to 2,275 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Greater London?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Greater London. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • London: 10,827 holiday homes
  • Romford: 653 holiday homes
  • City of Westminster: 4,146 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets: 1,274 holiday homes
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What are the main cities to discover in Greater London?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Greater London with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • London: 10,827 holiday lettings
  • Romford: 653 holiday lettings
  • Beckenham: 6,330 holiday lettings
  • Orpington: 562 holiday lettings
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For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Greater London?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Greater London are:

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR): 7,912 self catering accommodations
  • City Airport (LCY): 10,740 self catering accommodations
  • Biggin Hill Airport (BQH): 10,370 self catering accommodations

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What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Greater London? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Greater London. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wembley Central Station: 8,907 holiday rentals
  • London Mansion House: 10,704 holiday rentals
  • London Bridge: 8,691 holiday rentals
  • O2 Arena: 10,589 holiday rentals
  • Excel Exhibition Centre: 10,572 holiday rentals

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