Destination guide

The vibrant city of Paddington awaits you

Enjoy the area's architecture, museums and entertainment with a rental holiday home in Paddington. Travellers especially like the shopping, local tours and sightseeing in this cosmopolitan and welcoming city. Natural History Museum and Buckingham Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Paddington

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Paddington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • London Dungeon (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • BT Tower (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Paddington

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Paddington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Garden (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • South Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Hyde Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. James Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Russell Square (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Paddington

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 10 mi (16.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is London Paddington Station. You can get around Paddington by jumping on the metro at Paddington Underground Station, Royal Oak Underground Station or Warwick Avenue Underground Station.

Where to stay near Paddington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,751 holiday rentals near Paddington. From 1,555 Condos/Apartments to 168 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Paddington is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Paddington:

  • Central London: 6,478 holiday homes
  • Covent Garden: 868 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 3,852 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,180 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,586 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • London Paddington Station: 11,727 holiday rentals
  • Paddington Central: 11,062 holiday rentals
  • Paddington Underground Station: 11,915 holiday rentals
  • Paddington Station (QQP): 10,973 holiday rentals
  • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum: 12,102 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,555 Condos/Apartments in Paddington. Our other popular types of Paddington holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 168 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,554 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paddington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Paddington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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