Destination guide

The artsy area of Hampstead awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Hampstead and enjoy the area's theater scene, entertainment and history. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the gardens, sightseeing and local tours. Buckingham Palace and London Stock Exchange are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Hampstead

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hampstead a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • BT Tower (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hampstead

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

  • Sky Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • South Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Russell Square (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Hyde Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • St. James Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)

Traveling to and around Hampstead

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, London Hampstead Heath Station, London Finchley Road And Frognal Station and London West Hampstead Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of Hampstead by jumping on the metro at Hampstead Underground Station, Belsize Park Underground Station or Finchley Road Underground Station.

Where to stay around Hampstead?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 184 holiday lettings near Hampstead. From 143 Condos/Apartments to 33 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 Hampstead is on HomeAway.

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

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 Hampstead:

  • City of Westminster: 4,175 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,139 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,027 holiday homes
  • Earls Court: 1,640 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets: 1,263 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 Hampstead? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hampstead. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • London Hampstead Heath Station: 11,785 holiday lettings
  • Keats House: 11,782 holiday lettings
  • Hampstead Underground Station: 10,929 holiday lettings
  • Burgh House: 10,865 holiday lettings
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 10,828 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hampstead listed on 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 Hampstead?

Yes, of course. offers 143 Condos/Apartments in Hampstead. Our other popular types of Hampstead holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 146 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hampstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Hampstead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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