Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Barnet

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Barnet. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city is known for its football games, university setting and bars. Wembley Stadium and Museum of London are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Barnet

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Barnet a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • BT Tower (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Stamford Bridge Stadium (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Barnet

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Barnet. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • South Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Russell Square (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Hyde Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • St. James Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Barnet

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Enfield Hadley Wood Station, New Barnet Station and Barnet Oakleigh Park Station are the main stations that serve the city. Walk to nearby metro transportation at High Barnet Underground Station or Cockfosters Underground Station to easily get around the city.

Where to stay around Barnet?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6,902 vacation rentals near Barnet. From 1,122 Houses to 5,646 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 Barnet for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Barnet?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Barnet. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • London: 11,617 vacation rentals
  • Central London: 6,630 vacation rentals
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,659 vacation rentals
  • Kensington: 3,982 vacation rentals
  • Notting Hill: 2,213 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Barnet! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Barnet?

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

  • London: 11,617 rentals
  • Saint Albans: 11,906 rentals
  • Romford: 2,310 rentals
  • Kingston-upon-Thames: 8,325 rentals
  • Slough: 595 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Barnet?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Barnet are:

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR): 11,222 vacation rentals
  • Paddington Station Airport (QQP): 11,630 vacation rentals
  • St Pancras Railway Station Airport (QQS): 11,567 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Barnet?

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

  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,659 rentals
  • Hyde Park: 7,984 rentals
  • London Paddington Station: 11,709 rentals
  • Piccadilly Circus: 6,883 rentals
  • London Eye: 8,392 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barnet listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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