Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Stratford

Come and experience Stratford and its architecture, theatre scene and history. Revered for its shopping, riverfront and entertainment, this city is both welcoming and scenic. Olympic Stadium and O2 Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Stratford

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

  • London Dungeon (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Royal Observatory (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • BT Tower (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Stratford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stratford is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • South Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sky Garden (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Greenwich Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Russell Square (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • St. James Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Hyde Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Stratford

Fly into London (LCY-London City), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 20 mi (32.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Stratford International Station, Maryland Station and Stratford Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Stratford by jumping on the metro at Leyton Underground Station, Stratford High Street DLR Station or Leytonstone Underground Station.

Where to stay near Stratford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 363 holiday rentals near Stratford. From 278 Condos/Apartments to 66 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stratford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Stratford:

  • Central London: 6,446 holiday homes
  • Covent Garden: 879 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 3,843 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,177 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 6,561 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 Stratford?

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

  • Lee Valley VeloPark: 11,358 holiday rentals
  • Olympic Hockey Centre: 11,373 holiday rentals
  • Olympic Park: 11,355 holiday rentals
  • House Mill: 11,324 holiday rentals
  • Copper Box Arena: 11,357 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 278 Condos/Apartments in Stratford. Our other popular types of Stratford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 66 holiday houses
  • Studios: 280 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stratford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Stratford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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