Destination guide

Dine and shop from riverside apartments in Teddington

If you’re looking for a riverside holiday, booking one of the London apartments around Teddington may be your best bet. It’s a mostly residential area, so it’s suitable for travellers looking for a quiet, family-friendly experience. It’s not lacking for attractions, however, as its main street features numerous shops, restaurants and pubs. Just keep in mind that apartment rentals in this area tend to be on the more luxurious side considering how much Teddington has been built up in the past several years. There are affordable options as well, but fewer of those will offer a riverfront location.


Historical attractions near Teddington holiday cottages

Teddington has a rich and spirited history showcased by its numerous imperial structures and heritage sites. Holiday cottages can be found near such historic attractions as Hampton Court Palace, the elegant former home to Henry VIII and his many wives that holds regular tours and includes a massive, centuries-old hedge maze, and Strawberry Hill House and Garden, a popular Gothic castle designed by English writer Horace Walpole, renowned for frequent event hosting as well as a vibrant garden and cafe. Kingston Museum, with free-entry exhibitions proudly displaying the town’s history, and Ham House and Garden, a lavish manor recognised for its 17-century style and as a popular location for filmmaking, are more must-see attractions.


Activities and attractions in Teddington

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Teddington a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Legoland (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Twickenham Stadium (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Chessington World of Adventures (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Teddington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Teddington is a great place to get out in 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 (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Battersea Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Hyde Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • St. James Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Teddington

Fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 17.4 mi (28 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Teddington Station.

How to get around

Transportation around Teddington holiday homes

As one of the world's busiest transport hubs, there are dozens of options to reach Teddington, the most popular being by plane, with most long-haul and many short-haul flights arriving at the London Heathrow and London Gatwick airports. The train is one of the most popular ways to travel here; however, it may be cheaper using the local bus system to reach your holiday home. Car hire is another quick way to get where you’re going, but it’s best to make these arrangements before travelling.

Food & drink 

Local cuisine near Teddington holiday rentals

With so many exciting attractions and holiday lettings in the district, it’s a comfort to know there’s no shortage of restaurants, with popular regional dishes found at the area’s pubs, which serve gourmet meals along with some of the country’s most famous drinks. Special roast beef dinners tend to be a local favourite, often served with side dishes like roasted potatoes, various vegetables and Yorkshire pudding. Many restaurants and pubs use locally-sourced produce or even grow their own produce on-site, in keeping with the increasing trend of community gardening in the London area. Visit a local deli and sample the copious selection of imported cheeses and taste other deli delights like pastes or pies, and be certain to try the different options of smoked fish and duck from the Severn and Wye Smokery.

Essential info

Learn about the areas near Teddington holiday homes

There’s no vaccination requirement to enter the region, and it is advised you secure a health insurance policy before travelling. If your home insurance does not cover you out of state, it is advised you take out an insurance policy to cover theft, loss, illness or injury before travelling. Chemists can only dispense a limited range of medication without a doctor’s prescription. The regional currency is the pound sterling, with notes in denominations of £5, £10, £20 and £50, and coins denominations of 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2. Scottish and Northern Irish banknotes are legal tender in the UK, however many shops may not accept them.

How many holiday rentals are available around Teddington?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,274 holiday lettings around Teddington. From 3,832 flats & apartments to 1,189 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 Teddington?

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 Teddington:

  • City of Westminster: 4,184 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets: 1,282 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Southwark: 3,398 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Lambeth: 6,460 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Islington: 6,280 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 Teddington? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Teddington. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: 8,969 holiday lettings
  • Wembley Central Station: 11,006 holiday lettings
  • London Mansion House: 10,832 holiday lettings
  • London Bridge: 8,793 holiday lettings
  • Southall Station: 10,925 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Teddington listed on 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 Teddington?

Yes, of course. offers 3,832 Flats in Teddington. Our other popular types of Teddington holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,189 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Teddington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Teddington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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