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Double Private Bedroom nearby Westminster
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Private room · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 shared bathroom
Double Private Bedroom nearby WestminsterThis flat is very centrally located, 15 minute walk from Westminster and Big Ben, with excellent transport links to other parts of central London
Little Venice Garden Flat
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Entire rental unit · 8 guests · 3 beds · 2 bathrooms
Little Venice Garden FlatA cool, beautifully designed, spacious , contemporary garden flat. Three double bedrooms, two bathrooms. Stylish with very modern upto date fittings including air conditioning, under floor heating, Home Cinema and multi room audio. Little Venice in Central London is a hidden gem famed for its canals and attractive, stucco-fronted houses. Nearby Maida Vale offers wide tree-lined streets and handsome redbrick mansion blocks. Located a pleasant an 11 minute walk to Hyde Park
Perfect Cosy Holiday Home, Heart of Central London
Entire rental unit · 3 guests · 2 beds · 1 bathroom
Perfect Cosy Holiday Home, Heart of Central LondonBeautiful New Place, #For SINGLE DAY bookings ask for Pre-Approval, please DO NOT book Instantly for single days # In heart of Central London, walking distance to all major sites so save time/money travelling. Perfect location for great holiday in a private place. Double bed on mezzanine section of living room plus Sofa Bed. Studio is fully equipped for your perfect hassle free Holiday. Read 5 star reviews of all our studios. Ideal for 3 guests. Double bed plus Sofa Bed(with topper mattress)

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Houses in London

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Lovely, Spacious Dbl in Grade II Georgian Home
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Stunning double bedroom in Central London
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Single/Twin Ensuite near Twickenham Stadium
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  1. Private room
  2. London
Single Room
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  2. Greater London
Beautiful room private entrance and bathroom etc
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Cosy double room- close to London Bridge/The Shard
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Small White Bedroom in Highbury Family Home
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
My place is just at the business earth of my area.
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  1. Private room
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Large luxury double, 17 mins to London
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  1. Private room
  2. London
CANALSIDE LIVING LUXURY dble room Own Bathroom
  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Single Room in Kentish Town/Camden Town
  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Double bedroom + private bathroom + office space

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  2. Greater London
Specious 2 Bedroom Flat - Zone 1
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  2. Greater London
Lovely London flat 5 mins from Oval tube
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  2. Greater London
Promotion, Half Price 1 Bed Flat By Richmond Park
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  2. Greater London
Little Venice Luxury
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Hoxton single private bedroom
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  2. Greater London
Promotion Half Price 2 Bedroom Flat in West Ealing
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Stylish double room in the heart of Shoreditch
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  2. Greater London
Leicester Square - Superior Studio (Sleeps 3)
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Fabulously Funky and Free (spirited)
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  2. Greater London
Park Facing, Bright and Cosy 1 Bed London Flat
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  2. Greater London
Artists 1-Bedroom home in Shoreditch
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  2. Greater London
Elegant yet Cozy Garden flat -10 mins to Westfield

Apartments with kitchens

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Where Luxury Meets Convenience
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Large Room + Private Bathroom, E3.
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  2. London
Contemporary Studio Apartment near London Bridge
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  2. Greater London
Battersea Park Studio Apartment
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  2. London
Spacious Contemporary Flat
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  2. London
Near Big Ben and London Eye
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Cosy/Modern Studio 2min From Camden Town Station
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  2. Greater London
New and modern duplex in the heart of Earl's Court
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  1. Private room
  2. London
Dble room very near train st - no cleaning fee
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  2. Greater London
Comfortable flat in Fulham
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  1. Private room
  2. Greater London
Spacious Bright Double Room Haggerston
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  2. Greater London
Elegant 1st Floor w/Balcony Close to Regents Park

Your guide to London

All About London

As the capital of the United Kingdom, London is a royal destination complete with luxe palaces, lush gardens, and an active infantry of foot guards in full uniform. But it may as well be the capital of the world: more than 300 languages are spoken in this 2,000-year-old metropolis founded by the Romans. The city’s colorful melting pot of international culture is rivaled only by its age-old British traditions and superstitions: keeping a half-dozen ravens at the Tower of London to protect the crown; licensing taxi drivers only after they’ve passed a daunting local geography test known as the Knowledge; and pausing for the requisite cuppa tea every afternoon. Whether you’re in town for the live Shakespearean theater or the lively nightlife, one thing is certain: London rolls out the royal treatment.


How do I get around London?

The easiest way to get to London is to fly into London Heathrow Airport (LHR). It’s located about 15 miles west of Central London, and depending on where you’re staying, you’d be wise to take the city’s efficient public transportation rail system, the London Underground (aka the Underground, or the Tube). It’s about a 70 minutes from Heathrow to Central London, whereas a taxi or rideshare might take anywhere from 45 minutes to two hours, depending on traffic. It simply doesn’t make sense to rent a car in London, where taxis and rideshares are abundant and there’s usually a train or Tube station within walking distance to most neighborhoods.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in London?

London’s climate is true to the seasons. The spring and fall are pleasantly sunny and cool, with temperatures hovering in the 50 to 60 degree Fahrenheit; summers are warm, peaking in the 80s; and winter weather typically hovers just above freezing. Neither heat waves nor snow storms are common, though they have been known to occasionally make the news. Despite London’s dreary, rainy reputation, it’s actually fairly dry, averaging less than 23 inches annually. Still, locals tend to carry umbrellas during spring, just in case. As for the city’s infamous fog, it was caused by pollution, and has mostly disappeared since the Clean Air Act of the 1950s.


What are the top things to do in London?

Tower Bridge

One of the city’s most iconic works of Victorian architecture, Tower Bridge spans the River Thames at the heart of central London. At 800 feet long, it’s easily walkable, connecting pedestrians and cars from the medieval Tower of London to Potters Fields Park, with unmatched views of the city skyline.

Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park

Located in West London, facing Kensington Palace, the immaculately maintained 265 acres of Kensington Gardens are open to the public, and feature a half-dozen statues and monuments to royalty and fairytale icons alike. Just across the road is Hyde Park, marked with walking paths, historical monuments, and even a bird refuge.

Buckingham Palace

Unless you have an invitation from the monarch, you can’t go inside Buckingham Palace, but the lavish facade is reason enough to stroll past. Built in 1703 and updated with each reigning monarch, the palace is the official royal residence. Plan ahead to catch the Changing of the Queen’s Guard, a London tourist tradition.