Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Barnet

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Barnet. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city is known for its football games, university setting and bars. Wembley Stadium and Museum of London are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Barnet

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Barnet a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • BT Tower (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Barnet

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Barnet. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • South Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Russell Square (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Hyde Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • St. James Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

Transportation options to and around Barnet

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Enfield Hadley Wood Station, New Barnet Station and Barnet Oakleigh Park Station are the main stations that serve the city. Walk to nearby metro transportation at High Barnet Underground Station or Cockfosters Underground Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay around Barnet?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,987 holiday lettings near Barnet. From 1,163 Houses to 5,673 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 Barnet is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Barnet?

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

  • Trent Park: 11,977 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,616 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,606 holiday homes
  • Fulham: 1,078 holiday homes
  • Nine Elms: 554 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Barnet! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Barnet?

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

  • London: 11,815 holiday lettings
  • Carshalton: 7,987 holiday lettings
  • Chalton: 114 holiday lettings
  • Orpington: 585 holiday lettings
  • Berkhamsted: 171 holiday lettings

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 Barnet?

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 Barnet are:

  • Hatfield (HTF): 7,766 self catering accommodations
  • Luton Airport (LTN): 327 self catering accommodations
  • Northolt (NHT-RAF Northolt): 11,457 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Barnet?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Barnet. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Trent Park: 11,977 holiday rentals
  • Westbourne Grove: 12,209 holiday rentals
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 12,166 holiday rentals
  • Hayes and Harlington Station: 11,599 holiday rentals
  • Brent Cross Shopping Centre: 12,298 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barnet listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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