Where to stay around Chelsea?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,898 holiday lettings near Chelsea. From 1,543 Studios to 1,539 Condos/Apartments, 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 Chelsea is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Sloane Square: 11,765 holiday lettings
  • Royal Hospital Chelsea: 11,766 holiday lettings
  • Saatchi Gallery: 11,766 holiday lettings
  • London Bridge: 11,753 holiday lettings
  • Greenwich Park: 11,712 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chelsea 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 Studios in Chelsea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,543 Studios in Chelsea. Our other popular types of Chelsea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,539 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 332 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Chelsea?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 433 downtown rentals in Chelsea. You have also many other possibilities in Chelsea area, including:

  • Golf course rentals: 21 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 10 holiday rentals
  • Village rentals: 4 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with kids' high chair in Chelsea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with kids' high chair among our 117 holiday homes with kids' high chair available in Chelsea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday apartment in Chelsea your home away from home

    Chelsea holiday apartments offer easy access to city-centre amenities and the lovely waterfront views of the River Thames. City-centre apartments in Chelsea, waterfront apartments and holiday rental homes are all on offer and you can find the best selection on HomeAway.co.uk. Whether you are on a romantic couple’s weekend or a family breakaway, you’ll find everything you need during your stay. All of the amenities that you expect, such as Wi-Fi, satellite television and several pet-friendly holiday apartments are included in the listings. Some offer wheelchair access as well.

    Things to do

    -Museums: Several wonderful museums are located near city-centre apartments in Chelsea. Learn about royal history with stops to the Victoria and Albert Museum or Kensington Palace. The Natural History Museum and Science Museum are good choices for families, as there is something to appeal to visitors of all ages. Other nearby museums are the National Army Museum and the Leighton House Museum. Several art galleries are located nearby as well.

    -Shopping: Kensington High Road and King’s Road are two of the popular shopping areas that are located within a short distance of Chelsea holiday apartments. You’ll find dozens of retail stores selling everything from clothes to food. For a high end shopping excursion you will want to head to Sloane Street. Gucci, Prada, Jimmy Choo and Giorgio Armani are examples of the stores located there. A fabulous Harrod’s is also located on Sloane Street.

    -Nightlife: A half-dozen or so bars and lounges are located within walking distance of holiday homes in Chelsea. Whether you want to enjoy a cocktail in a quiet setting or dance late into the night, you’ll find what you’re looking for in this vibrant London neighbourhood.

    -Family friendly: If you’re planning a holiday to Chelsea with kids you’ll be thrilled to find plenty of family-friendly Things to do. The Tropical Zoo is an indoor zoo that is a lovely choice for a rainy day. Playaway offers a place for parents to relax and sip a delicious coffee whilst watching the kids play. The Snakes and Ladders Play Centre is an outdoor park where children can play on the well-maintained equipment.

    -Food and drink: Dozens of great dining options are located in and near Chelsea. Whether you want a fine, five-course meal or a quick bite, you will find plenty to choose from. Kitchen W8 is a great choice for foodies who want a fine dining experience. Restaurant Gordon Ramsey is run by the world-renowned chef whilst Tom Aikens is a favourite with locals and visitors alike.

    Weather in Chelsea

    The weather in Chelsea is temperate, but is also subject to variations. For this reason, it is a good idea to pack for the possibility of changing temperatures. The summer highs can reach 23° C and winter lows dip as far as 2° C. Since there is up to 62 mm of rain per month it is always a good idea to bring along an umbrella.

    Travel to Chelsea

    Heathrow International Airport (LHR) is a top choice for those flying to their Chelsea holiday home. From Heathrow you can complete your journey on the underground which is serviced directly from all of the airport’s terminals. You can reach several of the stations located in Chelsea in about an hour. Another option is to travel by coach to Chelsea, which takes about 45 minutes.

    Activities and attractions in and around Chelsea

    Are you hoping to discover 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 check out everything that makes Chelsea a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • London Dungeon (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Stamford Bridge Stadium (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Sea Life London Aquarium (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Coca-Cola London Eye (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • BT Tower (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • ZSL London Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Chelsea

    Whether you're an active 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 Chelsea. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sky Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • South Park (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Battersea Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Hyde Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Kensington Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • St. James Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)