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Properties to hire in London

Hire the whole hostel, cottage or house with YHA Exclusive Hire in London

Enjoy your own space in London

Would you like to enjoy the space of a whole YHA hostel and have the place to yourself and your loved ones? Book our London properties exclusively, just for your group.

Get ready to make joyful memories and experience a city getaway in England’s capital with family and friends. Some of our properties allow you to holiday with your four-legged companion too. Discover our unique places to hire in London. We’re sure you’ll have a holiday to remember.

YHA properties to hire in London

YHA London Lee Valley Lodge 3 exterior

YHA London Lee Valley - Lodge 3

Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9AJ

  • Sleeps up to 20 guests
  • 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA London Lee Valley Lodge 4 exterior

YHA London Lee Valley - Lodge 4

Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9AJ

  • Sleeps up to 20 guests
  • 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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Why book with YHA Exclusive Hire?

Get away together

Bring your family and friends with properties for a range of group sizes

Enjoy your own space

With sole use of the property, you can come and go as you please

YHA Member discount

Become a YHA member and save on every booking

Young person discount

Bringing anyone under 26 years old? You'll get 5% off

Suitable for events

Perfect for birthday celebrations, anniversaries or annual trips

Best price guaranteed

Book direct for the lowest and fairest price

Cater to all tastes

Self-catering kitchen with utensils, crockery and cutlery

COVID-19 secure

Things to do in London

Welcome to London

One of the world's most historical cities, London has something for everyone: from arts and culture to fine foods and entertainment, making it the perfect spot for a city break in England.

There's nowhere quite like London - whether you're checking out the vibrant fashions at Camden Market, exploring iconic landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the London Eye, soaking up the nightlife in Soho or wandering the vast green expanse of Richmond Park, there's always something new to do. Whatever you get up to during your visit, we’re sure you will have memorable time.

Marathon runners

ASICS London 10k

The ASICS London 10k (formerly the British 10k) spans across the countries capital. You'll pass notable landmarks like the London Eye, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.

British Museum Tour

British Museum Small Group Tour

This 2-hour semi-private tour (8 people max per group) through the British Museum covers all the highlights of the museum including the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon Marbles, the Easter Island statues

Buckingham palace

Buckingham Palace

Home to the Queen and steeped in history, Buckingham Palace is a must see for any visitor.

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Cycling in London

Santander Cycles (more commonly known among the locals as Boris Bikes!) is a public bicycle hire scheme in London.

Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Have a royally good time at this stunning location - its amazing history and luxurious rooms will make you feel like a king or queen! Don't miss the gardens and maze outside.

Lee Valley Park - London Aquatics Centre

Lee Valley Park

A hidden gem just waiting to be discovered!  Great for sports, heritage sites, country parks, farms and nature reserves.  The Lee Valley Park stretches 26 miles, right from the heart of East

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Little Chelsea

This vibrant shopping quarter has all the vibe of its namesake. You'll find over 50 indie retailers for fab vintage finds, along with restaurants and cafes to relax in.

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London Dungeon

1000 years of London's gory history, 11 actor led shows and two scary rides make for a chilling experience and a great day out.

London Eye

London Eye

135 meters tall, the London Eye's sleek, modern, totally see through glass pods offer an unrivalled 360-degree view of London and beyond.

Grim Reaper Tour

London Grim Reaper tour

This 2-hour walking tour begins in the 1400s, a time long before London had an official police force and when tyrants ruled and preyed on the weak.

Harry Potter Tour

London Harry Potter Tour

This 2-hour walking tour covers all of London’s major Harry Potter sites, including the Ministry of Magic, the Leaky Cauldron, scenes from the films and much more!

London Marathon

London Marathon

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual fundraising event on the planet. 26.2 miles is the distance our runners are going for young lives. We’d love to have you on our team.

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London pub crawl

Enjoy a great night out in London with the SANDEMANs Pub Crawl! London has long been home to legendary parties and we’ve got you sorted with some of the best spots in town!

London street art

London Street Art Tour

On this two and a half hour walking tour, your local guide will take you further into East London to discover street art, anti-gentrification movements, Cockney culture and more!

Zoo

London Zoo

London Zoo is home to 750 species of animals including lions and lizards, monkeys and meerkats, birds and butterflies.

One Direction waxwork

Madame Tussauds

Rub shoulders with Kylie Minogue and the Beckhams, have your photo taken with the Queen or scream in the Chamber of Horrors. One of the most famous tourist attractions in London.

Hyde Park

Royal Parks Half Marathon

This stunning central London Half Marathon, takes in some of the capital's world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London's eight Royal Parks - Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James's Park a

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SEA LIFE London Aquarium

The Sea Life London Aquarium hosts 1000s of sea creatures in over two million litres of water! Watch sharks swim beneath you, diving displays and interactive feeding.

Books

Shakespeare's Globe Exhibition

Explore the life of Shakespeare, the London where he lived and the theatre for which he wrote. Don't miss the sword-fighting display!  

St Paul's Cathedral

St Paul's Cathedral

The world-famous dome of St Paul's Cathedral is an iconic feature of the London skyline. Step inside and enjoy the cathedral's awe-inspiring interior.

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The British Museum

The British Museum houses a vast collection of artefacts and treasures, many of them acquired as the British Empire grew.

The Houses of Parliament

The Houses of Parliament

Guy Fawkes once tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament and, whilst you won't find any gunpowder there anymore, it is still home to the UK government and some often explosive discussions between the

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge Exhibition

Enjoy stunning views of London from the high level walkways of Tower Bridge and discover the beautiful River Thames in the Source to Sea exhibition.

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Vertical Chill

Vertical Chill is a unique climbing centre where the wall is housed inside a refrigerated unit and is named the Ice Wall, giving you a taste of real ice climbing indoors.