Destination guide

The exciting area of Canary Wharf awaits your stay

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Canary Wharf. Travelers like the skyscrapers, sightseeing and local tours in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. O2 Arena and Tower of London 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Canary Wharf

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Canary Wharf a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Royal Observatory (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • BT Tower (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Canary Wharf

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Canary Wharf is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • South Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Greenwich Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Russell Square (5 mi / 8 km)
  • St. James Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Battersea Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

How to get to and around Canary Wharf

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 18.8 mi (30.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is London Limehouse Station. You can see more of Canary Wharf by catching a ride on the metro at South Quay Station, Canary Wharf Underground Station or Heron Quays Station.

Where to stay around Canary Wharf?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 979 holiday lettings near Canary Wharf. From 853 Condos/Apartments to 80 Houses, 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 Canary Wharf is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Westbourne Grove: 11,711 holiday lettings
  • Romford Upminster Station: 7,395 holiday lettings
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,551 holiday lettings
  • Hayes and Harlington Station: 10,698 holiday lettings
  • Brent Cross Shopping Centre: 10,912 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 853 Condos/Apartments in Canary Wharf. Our other popular types of Canary Wharf holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 881 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Canary Wharf?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Canary Wharf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.