Short Term Lets in London

Whether you’re a business traveller attending a conference, training course, or setting up a new office, or a leisure traveller looking to experience the sights and culture of London, we have an extensive range of short term lets London. Suitable for your needs whether you’re a family of five needing a suitable space for children, or a single traveller needing a space to work, you can be sure that our short term rentals London will offer you exactly what you need.

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Best areas for short term lets in London

London is a vast city spanning more than 20 miles. As such, it’s vitally important that you choose the best location for short term lets according to where you need to be. That will vary according to the reasons for your London stay and what you hope to achieve. While London is exceptionally well-connected, you want to choose the right area for what you’re here for. Some of the most popular areas for short term lets in London include:

Covent Garden

Covent Garden has excellent choice for short term lets in London. It’s centrally located, world-renowned and offers excellent connections. Covent Garden is best for leisure travellers who want to be close to the West End and all the major tourist attractions.


Richmond is particularly popular with families who want to stay close to the capital but also want the space of being away from London’s bustling heart. Short term lets in Richmond are excellent for business travellers on short to medium contracts who have brought their families along too.

The City of London

The City of London is the capital’s oldest financial and business district. While tourist travellers may enjoy short term lets here, it’s best suited to business travellers looking to be close to their area of work.


Short term lets in Knightsbridge allow you to live like a Londoner in one of the capital’s most affluent boroughs. It’s ideal for both business and leisure travellers with excellent connections, world-class shopping and vibrant green spaces.


Westminster is excellent as a tourist base in London but also represents an ideal area for business travellers looking to be in the heart of London. Westminster is home to many of London’s most iconic sights, including Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. The London Eye is just over the bridge on the South Bank.


Islington is one of London’s trendiest boroughs. Just north of The City, it is excellent for business travellers. It’s also ideal for leisure travellers looking for short term lets in London that allow them to experience a genuine London vibe.

Canary Wharf

In the east of London, Canary Wharf is a revitalised business heartland in London, ideal for short and medium term business stays. Additionally, visitors to London booking extended leisure stays can find affordable short term lets with excellent connections to the centre of the city.

South Kensington

South Kensington is an excellent spot for leisure travellers looking for short term lets in London. Close to some of the most famous London museums and prestigious royal parks, South Kensington has excellent choice for serviced apartments and accommodation, as well as excellent links to elsewhere in London and beyond.


7 Benefits of short term lets

It can feel bewildering choosing different accommodation options when visiting London, whether for business or leisure. Weighing up the benefits or drawbacks of each type of accommodation can be time-consuming. Short term lets in London ensure you get all of the benefits of hotel-living with none of the draw backs. They are the perfect solution for most short term London stays stretching from 3 days to 3 months or more. Check out the main benefits of short term lets in London below.

Furnished and comfortable
Short term lets in serviced apartments ensure that you have everything you need for your London stay. Fully-furnished, you will have a fully-equipped kitchen or kitchenette, allowing you to self-cater. From designated seating areas to comfortable bedrooms, it’s like a home from home. Additionally, things like entertainment systems may be included.

Short term lets in London through London Serviced Apartments come in a vast variety of types. From cost-effective studios through to luxurious town houses, you can find the right accommodation for your needs. Whether you need a five bedroom pad for a large extended family, or a one-bedroom apartment for a couple, you can choose exactly what you need.

Short term lets include all utility bills. This allows you to enjoy living in a London home without the hassle of standard tenancies where you are responsible for everything from council tax to electricity. You simply pay the one rental price.

Privacy and space
London hotel rooms are not known for being spacious. Typically you get a small space for sleeping which combines with a dressing table /desk at best. With short term lets in London, you get dedicated sleeping, living and eating spaces for the same cost as a hotel.

Hotel services and amenities
However, you still benefit from hotel services and amenities. Depending on the short term let that you choose, you may get a concierge or reception. Housekeeping is usually included. There may be additional services such as a gym or shared business facilities.

With a hotel, you may find that your days are limited. With short term lets in London, you get complete flexibility over your day. Enjoy a lie in and make your own breakfast, or even enjoy a day at home. You can choose to eat out for dinner or entertain friends at your own home-from-home.

Short term lets are a cost-effective way to stay in one of the world’s most popular cities. Better rates can usually be negotiated if you are staying for an extended period. However, overall, short term lets represent the most cost-effective way to stay in the capital.


At London Serviced Apartments, we have a vast choice of short term lets in London, whatever the purpose of your stay. Use the search function above to take a look and get some ideas, or use our map function to browse properties by area.

Let us help you find your short term let in London. Get in touch and we’ll help you find your perfect short term let.