Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Wimbledon

Come and experience Wimbledon and its theatre scene, entertainment and history. This welcoming city is known for its horse riding, parks and musicals. Natural History Museum and Buckingham Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions 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 holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wimbledon a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Wimbledon. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Wimbledon

The nearest airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city centre. 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 near Wimbledon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 481 holiday rentals near Wimbledon. From 233 Condos/Apartments to 242 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 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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Wimbledon:

  • Central London: 6,379 holiday homes
  • Covent Garden: 862 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 3,801 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,145 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,441 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 Wimbledon?

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

  • Wimbledon Common: 10,414 holiday rentals
  • Wimbledon No. 1 Court: 11,508 holiday rentals
  • Wimbledon Centre Court: 11,741 holiday rentals
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club: 11,743 holiday rentals
  • Wimbledon Windmill Museum: 11,661 holiday rentals

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 233 Condos/Apartments in Wimbledon. Our other popular types of Wimbledon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 242 holiday houses
  • Studios: 235 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 2 holiday houses

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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