Destination guide

Travel to historical Tilbury

Enjoy the history and other features of Tilbury. One of the city's many top draws is its shopping. South Park and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions 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 Tilbury

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Tilbury has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southend Pier (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Royal Observatory (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Kent Cyclopark (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Pegasus Country Club (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Festival Leisure Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • London Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Tilbury

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Tilbury. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Greenwich Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Shorne Woods Country Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Belhus Wood Country Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Wat Tyler Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Upminster Windmill (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Tilbury

The nearest airport is in London (SEN-Southend), located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into London (LCY-London City), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Tilbury Town Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Tilbury?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 167 holiday rentals around Tilbury. From 86 Houses to 56 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Tilbury is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tilbury?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tilbury:

  • Royal Borough of Greenwich: 7,475 holiday homes
  • Abbey Wood: 17 holiday homes
  • Woolwich: 73 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Bromley: 70 holiday homes
  • Royal Docks: 146 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tilbury?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Tilbury. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tilbury Riverside Ferry Terminal: 1,684 holiday rentals
  • Tilbury Fort: 1,578 holiday rentals
  • Tilbury Town Station: 2,339 holiday rentals
  • Coalhouse Fort: 829 holiday rentals
  • Stanford-Le-Hope Station: 975 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Tilbury?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 86 Houses in Tilbury. Our other popular types of Tilbury holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tilbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Tilbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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