London is one of the most enticing cities in the world, with a staggering 1 billion tourists visiting the capital every year.
If you’re looking for cat or dog friendly apartments, it can sometimes be tricky to find the perfect place that will accommodate your needs. Can’t face leaving your animal companion behind? Not to worry; we’ve assembled a list of the very best pet-friendly Airbnbs where all of you can enjoy your London stay.
The Fulham Pergola (Sleeps 2)
Chelsea is one of London’s most sought-after districts; with its beautiful Victorian streets and open green spaces, boutique shops and eclectic mix of high end restaurants and bars, few areas are as luxurious - or as fun! The property allows pets, which is perfect for couples travelling with a dog who want to enjoy a stroll around the district.
The Chelsea Pergola, so named for its charming outdoor space where creepers wind their way around a privately enclosed terrace, is a snug yet spacious ground floor flat. There is a large living room complete with original Victorian features, a comfortable double room, a bathroom and kitchen with all the amenities you need to have a comfortable and homely stay in the city.
The Chelsea Pergola is located just 8 minutes from West Brompton Station, and is within walking distance of a number of the borough’s attractions, including health-food haven Manuka Kitchen, music and good food hub Troubadour and renowned wine bar Vagabond.
Perfect Moderation (Sleeps 4)
Notting Hill is one of the most eclectic and exciting places to visit in London. It is home to the famous Portobello Market where you can pick up anything from fresh falafel to antique furniture, as well as a host of shops in Westbourne Grove to enjoy some day-time retail therapy, and high-end restaurants and bustling bars to fill your evenings.
Located on the second floor of a charming Georgian building, this 1-bedroom apartment sleeps four, and boasts a bright and airy living room complete with a library of books, board games and a welcome hamper. The pet-friendly policy means you can enjoy walks up the picturesque streets of Notting Hill with your four-legged friend in tow.
Barbara (Sleeps 4)
Barbara is a place to stay with a difference - it’s a canal boat! For guests looking to explore the highly desirable district of Maida Vale, this is the perfect property for you. Dog owners will relish this area; with its narrow-cobbled alleyways, green spaces and canals, it’s the perfect destination for tourists and their canine companions.
The cosy property has one bedroom but enough space to sleep four. The compact design features a log fire, authentic gypsy-inspired decor, a compact kitchen and charming roof space from which you can enjoy views of the canal and surrounding area. Nearby, visit Hackney Attic for a bustling jazz night, explore the boutiques and coffee shops of Little Venice and have a drink with the locals at the Prince Alfred pub.
Sail Away (Sleeps 7)
This evocatively named Battersea property is a sprawling 4-bedroom townhouse space complete with three bathrooms, spacious kitchen, library of books, board games and your own garden. Just 11 minutes from Wandsworth station, this is the perfect destination for large groups and families with pets to enjoy some quality time in the heart of so called ‘Nappy Valley’.
Battersea is packed with exciting things to do, from enjoying the glorious green spaces of Wandsworth Common, Battersea Park and Chelsea Physic Garden, to delicious local food at Hamish Johnston and Brew, you’ll love your stay at the refined yet homely Sail Away Property.
La La London (Sleeps 4)
With 2 distinctive bedrooms, this quirky pet-friendly home will ensure your London stay is both fun and memorable. The Islington property sleeps up to 4 guests, perfect for small groups or families looking to explore everything the trendy area has to offer.
La La London combines eclectic decor with effortlessly cool technology: there’s underfloor heating, a smart sound system, a comfortable yet chic living area and outdoor BBQ space to enjoy a bit of London sunshine.
Discover the diverse neighbourhood of Angel and Islington, with its wealth of pubs, shops and restaurants to choose from. However you choose to spend your time there, La La London is the perfect base from which to experience the creative side of the capital.
A Piece of Heaven (Sleeps 2)
Who could resist this tranquil haven in the famous Kings Cross area. This one-bedroom Georgian house offers the perfect spot for couples with a pet to enjoy both convenience and culture when visiting London.
Eat at some of the high-end restaurants in the area, visit the British Library or take a stroll around Camley Street Natural Park. Kings Cross is of course one of the main transport hubs for the rest of the city, but there’s also lots to do nearby within walking distance. Stroll along Regent’s Canal, dine at Caravan King’s Cross or take a heritage railway walk.
Beeches (Sleeps 6)
Few properties embody the spirit of the eternally popular borough of Chelsea as well as Beeches. A vibrant three-bedroom property, this gorgeous home is the perfect place for groups and families with pets to enjoy access to Central London while enjoying the comfort and privacy of your own home.
Rent this pet friendly flat which is in a highly desirable area. It offers plenty of pet-friendly outdoor spaces, as well as an exquisite range of the world’s finest restaurants, cocktail bars and cultural destinations.
Just 9 minutes away from West Brompton station, Beeches is located in a quiet, residential area. The rooms range from a sprawling master bedroom complete with vibrant art prints, to a chic and thoroughly modern kitchen to make your stay in the city as relaxed and homely as possible.
Maison Magnolia (Sleeps 4)
Just a short tube ride away from the eternally hip London Fields, Maison Magnolia is a two-bedroom Hackney home rich in original Victorian features and character design. The family-friendly property is perfect for those travelling with pets.
Hackney is the one of the leading up-and-coming trendy areas in London; its streets are packed with artisan bakeries, edgy art exhibitions, food pop ups, boutique shops, pubs, restaurants and hipster cafés. The ideal balance between familiar and stylish, Hackney is the perfect destination for young families and groups of friends.
Maison Magnolia offers a homely yet manicured back garden - ideal for dogs to have a good run around, a spacious living area with original bay windows and a balcony space to enjoy the fresh air. Prices start at £172 per night.