Destination guide

Friendly Leatherhead will entice you

The countryside, lake and gardens display a scene truly unique to Leatherhead. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. The Lightbox and Legoland are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Leatherhead

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Leatherhead a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legoland (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • London Dungeon (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Chessington World of Adventures (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Thorpe Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Twickenham Stadium (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Wimbledon Tennis Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leatherhead

Travelers love Leatherhead for its pristine countryside and picturesque gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Leatherhead is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Battersea Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Hyde Park (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • St. James Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Russell Square (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Leatherhead

The nearest airport is in London (LGW-Gatwick), located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Leatherhead Bookham Station, Leatherhead Effingham Junction Station and Leatherhead Horsley Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Leatherhead?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 511 vacation rentals near Leatherhead. From 229 Houses to 226 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 Leatherhead for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Oxshott Station: 10,903 vacation rentals
  • Leatherhead Station: 9,862 vacation rentals
  • KBR Headquarters: 10,191 vacation rentals
  • Leatherhead Museum: 9,545 vacation rentals
  • Effingham Golf Club: 5,011 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 229 Houses in Leatherhead. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Leatherhead include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 226 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 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 Leatherhead?

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

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