Waterloo represents a fantastic location to rent a flat as it is well-placed for a variety of local amenities, attractions and provides excellent connections to the rest of the capital. It is situated in the London Borough of Lambeth and is on the south side of Waterloo Bridge, built to commemorate the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.
Many young professionals or politicians reside in Waterloo which offers a wide variety of accommodation such as two-storey Georgian houses and railway cottages, period conversions, modern riverside developments and purpose-built mansion apartment blocks.
Riverside flats to rent in Waterloo are highly sought-after, with Albert Embankment (comprising Parliament View, Salamanca Square, Salamanca Tower and Peninsula Heights) being first choice on many property hunters’ lists. These apartments provide stunning views across the river and are fitted to an extremely high standard. More hot property can be found at Westminster Bridge Road, the SACO Waterloo Apartments and The Whitehouse.
Transport Links and Area Benefits
One of the main attractions of the area is the plethora of things to do, covering history, culture, fine dining and good old-fashioned sight-seeing. For theatre-goers there’s The Southwark Playhouse, the Globe Theatre, a reconstruction of the original open-air playhouse, The Old Vic and The National Theatre. Other cultural pursuits include the Bankside Gallery, the world-famous Tate Modern, the Golden Hinde, the original ship of Sir Francis Drake, and HMS Belfast.
Borough Market shines out as the area’s key culinary centre, while The London Eye, the Royal Festival Hall, Vinopolis and BFI IMAX offer more ways to fill your day.
The area has excellent public transport links with Waterloo and Waterloo East mainline stations and tube stops at Waterloo, Lambeth North, and Southwark.
Below is a selection of our flats to rent in Waterloo. If you would like more information on any of the properties, or wish to request a viewing, contact us at any of our three offices: Borough (020 7378 9000), Shad Thames (020 7407 1066) or Rotherhithe (020 7231 1066).