The Best London Homes for Families
20 February, 2022
9 June, 2023
The best London homes for families
London is a fabulous destination for a family getaway. From the magical atmosphere of the iconic Hamleys toy shop in Regent Street to the inspiring musicals of London’s West End, there are so many wonderful days out to be enjoyed in the city.
If you are planning a break in the city, we’ve selected some of our favourite homes for families. Whether you are looking for an elegant townhouse in Kensington or a spacious four-bedroom retreat in Fulham, these charming abodes have all the home comforts you could possibly need, nestled within some of London’s most lovely and leafy neighbourhoods.
Blending traditional Victorian elegance with minimalist Scandi design, Ardilaun Road is a stunning four-bedroom home in the peaceful setting of Highbury. Very much a family-oriented retreat, this cosy space has a lovely children’s room with a crib and bunk. Meanwhile, parents can get a good night’s rest in the stunning master bedroom - complete with a handmade four-poster bed and a roll-top bathtub in the ensuite. In the lounge, there’s a chest full of toys and teddies for little ones missing their favourites back at home.
Westbourne Grove VIII
Westbourne Grove VIII
Set within the bustling streets of Notting Hill and just a stone’s throw from the nearest tube station, Westbourne Grove VIII is perfectly positioned for a busy week away in the city. This stylish home features a huge kitchen with marble countertops and lots of traditional features - wonderful for preparing family meals before sitting down at the table at the end of each day, which is already equipped with a high chair for babies and toddlers. What’s more, a cosy children’s room offers a play tent and lots of toys and books.
Warwick Gardens II
Warwick Gardens II
Just moments from the many cafes and upmarket shops of Kensington, Warwick Gardens II is a vibrant six-bedroom home that dares to be a little different. This vibrant space is perfect for big family gatherings, with easy access to all the sights and attractions of the city. Four of the bedrooms are perfect for children, including one which has a large TV, stereo system, and a big, cosy bean bag - ideal for teenagers who want some extra space and independence. There’s not one, but two sitting rooms to choose from when it comes to snuggling up after a busy day - as well as a terrace and garden space for those light summer evenings.
Such a warm and welcoming space to enjoy a family holiday, Rigault Road is a four-bedroom home in Fulham. The elegant kitchen is centered around a huge island and boasts a double range oven - perfect for a cooking class or simply whipping up your family's favourites every evening. A dedicated playroom provides plenty of space and toys for little ones to play house while parents can unwind on the plush L-shaped sofa. From this room, sliding doors lead to a lovely lawned courtyard where you can enjoy picnics together in the sunshine.
Somerset Square is a charming four-bedroom retreat in Holland Park, an upscale neighbourhood in West London. Accommodating up to eight guests, there’s more than enough room for two families to unwind and enjoy some time away in the city. Designed with family living in mind, the children’s bedroom is a particularly lovely space, filled with colourful books and lots of toys. A stunning garden offers a sunny space to enjoy a barbecue together or to sip an early morning coffee in the peace and quiet before starting your day off.
Hidden on a quiet cobblestone passage in Belgravia, Groom Place is a cosy three-bedroom home unfolding over three floors and offering plenty of space for up to six guests. Both Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace are just a short walk away - as well as the Hyde Park Corner tube station - offering endless options when it comes to planning your daily activities. During your stay, you’ll also have exclusive access to Belgrave Square's communal garden - wonderful for afternoon walks in the summer months.
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