image of a tennis ball on a wimbledon tennis court 

Wimbledon, a suburb in the South West of London is undoubtedly most famous for the World Tennis Championship held at the All England Lawn Tennis Club each year in late June and early July (in 2010 the dates of the tournament are Monday 21st June - Sunday 4th July). The Wimbledon championships are the only one of the grand slam events still played on grass and attract huge crowds each year from both the UK and abroad.

If you are planning a visit to Wimbledon for the championships it's worth bearing in mind that demand will almost certainly be extremely high and if you're looking for hotels near Wimbledon, you should look and book early. To find hotels in Wimbledon simply complete our short form on the left with your preferred number of rooms, number of guests, star rating and check in / check out dates and hit search (we've already entered the synonymous SW19 postcode for you). If you choose to stay a little further away in another part of London, you can easily get to the All England Tennis Club by catching a train to Wimbledon station and then walking the 1.2 miles to the venue.