Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Wimbledon

Come and experience Wimbledon and its theater scene, entertainment and history. This welcoming city is known for its horseback riding, parks and musicals. Natural History Museum and Buckingham Palace 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 Wimbledon

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wimbledon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Twickenham Stadium (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Chessington World of Adventures (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wimbledon

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Wimbledon. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • South Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Battersea Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Hyde Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Traveling to and around Wimbledon

The nearest airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, London Wimbledon Station, London Wimbledon Chase Station and London Raynes Park Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Wimbledon by catching a ride on the metro at Wimbledon Underground Station, Dundonald Road Tram Station or Merton Park Tram Station.

Where to stay around Wimbledon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 508 holiday lettings near Wimbledon. From 250 Condos/Apartments to 250 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 Wimbledon is on HomeAway.

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

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 Wimbledon:

  • London City Centre: 6,822 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,694 holiday homes
  • Fulham: 1,041 holiday homes
  • Nine Elms: 584 holiday homes
  • Earls Court: 1,786 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 Wimbledon?

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

  • Wimbledon Common: 10,868 holiday lettings
  • Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum: 12,094 holiday lettings
  • Wimbledon No. 1 Court: 12,079 holiday lettings
  • Wimbledon Centre Court: 12,087 holiday lettings
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club: 12,085 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wimbledon 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 Wimbledon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 250 Condos/Apartments in Wimbledon. Our other popular types of Wimbledon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 250 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 252 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wimbledon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Wimbledon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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