Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Romford

The area's theater scene and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Romford. Travelers like the restaurants, golfing and parks in this welcoming and relaxing city. South Park and Olympic Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Romford

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Romford a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Royal Observatory (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • BT Tower (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Romford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Romford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Sky Garden (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Greenwich Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Russell Square (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • St. James Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Hyde Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)

Traveling to and around Romford

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (STN-Stansted), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Gidea Park Station, Harold Wood Station and Romford Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Romford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 612 holiday lettings near Romford. From 181 Houses to 393 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 Romford is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Romford?

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 Romford:

  • London City Centre: 6,710 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,591 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Southwark: 3,659 holiday homes
  • Woolwich: 69 holiday homes
  • Grange: 17 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 Romford?

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

  • Romford Upminster Station: 8,175 holiday lettings
  • Hayes and Harlington Station: 11,637 holiday lettings
  • Chelsfield Station: 11,124 holiday lettings
  • Mile End Park: 11,826 holiday lettings
  • Farringdon Without: 1,517 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Romford 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 Houses in Romford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 181 Houses in Romford. Our other popular types of Romford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 393 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 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 Romford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Romford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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