Destination guide

Head to the exciting city of Kings Cross St. Pancras

Come and experience Kings Cross St. Pancras and its architecture, museums and art galleries. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this cosmopolitan city. Take in top local attractions like British Library and Russell Square. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Kings Cross St. Pancras

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kings Cross St. Pancras a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • BT Tower (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kings Cross St. Pancras

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kings Cross St. Pancras. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • South Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Russell Square (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • St. James Park (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Hyde Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Kings Cross St. Pancras

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to London King's Cross Station or London St. Pancras Station to see more of the city. Walk to nearby metro transportation at King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station or Russell Square Underground Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay around Kings Cross?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,922 holiday lettings near Kings Cross. From 1,730 Condos/Apartments to 158 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Kings Cross area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kings Cross?

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 Kings Cross:

  • London City Centre: 6,837 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,714 holiday homes
  • Fulham: 1,051 holiday homes
  • Nine Elms: 584 holiday homes
  • Earls Court: 1,810 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 Kings Cross?

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

  • London King's Cross Station: 11,983 holiday lettings
  • London (QQK-King's Cross Train Station): 12,234 holiday lettings
  • London St. Pancras Station: 12,011 holiday lettings
  • St Pancras Railway Station (QQS): 11,982 holiday lettings
  • British Library: 11,973 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kings Cross 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 Condos/Apartments in Kings Cross?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,730 Condos/Apartments in Kings Cross. Our other popular types of Kings Cross holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 158 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kings Cross?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Kings Cross. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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