Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Romford

The area's theater scene and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Romford. Travelers like the restaurants, golfing and parks in this welcoming and relaxing city. South Park and Olympic Stadium 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.


Sightseeing in and around Romford

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Romford a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Royal Observatory (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • BT Tower (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Romford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Romford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Sky Garden (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Greenwich Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Russell Square (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • St. James Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Hyde Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Romford

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (STN-Stansted), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Gidea Park Station, Harold Wood Station and Romford Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Romford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 586 vacation rentals near Romford. From 165 Houses to 393 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Romford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Romford?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Romford:

  • Central London: 6,788 vacation rentals
  • Greenwich West: 118 vacation rentals
  • London City Centre: 5,913 vacation rentals
  • Shoreditch: 664 vacation rentals
  • Stratford: 336 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Romford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Romford. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • London Bridge: 10,094 vacation rentals
  • Tower Bridge: 9,707 vacation rentals
  • Tower of London: 11,973 vacation rentals
  • Greenwich Park: 3,198 vacation rentals
  • St Katherine's Dock: 11,966 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Romford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Romford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 165 Houses in Romford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Romford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 393 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Romford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Romford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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