Destination guide

The exciting area of Canary Wharf awaits your stay

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Canary Wharf. Travelers like the skyscrapers, sightseeing and local tours in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. O2 Arena and Tower of London 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Canary Wharf

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Canary Wharf a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Royal Observatory (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • BT Tower (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canary Wharf

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Canary Wharf is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Garden (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • South Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Greenwich Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Russell Square (5 mi / 8 km)
  • St. James Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Battersea Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Canary Wharf

The nearest airport is in London (LCY-London City), located 2.8 mi (4.6 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 18.8 mi (30.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is London Limehouse Station. You can see more of Canary Wharf by catching a ride on the metro at South Quay Station, Canary Wharf Underground Station or Heron Quays Station.

Where to stay around Canary Wharf?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,057 vacation rentals near Canary Wharf. From 908 Condos/Apartments to 85 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Canary Wharf for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Canary Wharf?

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 Canary Wharf:

  • Central London: 6,504 vacation rentals
  • Kensington: 3,854 vacation rentals
  • Covent Garden: 870 vacation rentals
  • Notting Hill: 2,210 vacation rentals
  • Mayfair: 1,490 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 Canary Wharf?

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

  • One Canada Square (Canary Wharf Tower): 11,490 vacation rentals
  • Heron Quays Station: 11,499 vacation rentals
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,630 vacation rentals
  • Hyde Park: 7,806 vacation rentals
  • London Bridge: 9,634 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canary Wharf 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 Condos/Apartments in Canary Wharf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 908 Condos/Apartments in Canary Wharf. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Canary Wharf include:

  • Houses: 85 rentals available
  • Studios: 932 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 29 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Canary Wharf?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Canary Wharf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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