9 Places to Rest Your Head
If you’re looking for a truly five star night’s sleep, look no further than The Grove, London’s Country Estate in Watford. Set in 300 acres of Hertfordshire countryside the former home of the Earls of Clarendon has over 200 bedrooms and suites, a championship golf course, award-winning spa, three restaurants and extensive function space for corporate and social events. Recent visitors include President Obama and David Cameron- your own bedroom awaits!
Head to Cheshunt and rest your head at the De Vere Theobalds Estate. With its tranquil parkland setting, beautifully landscaped ground and elegant Georgian manor house, Theobalds Estate is one of Hertfordshire’s most beautiful hotels. With an elegant look throughout, the hotel offers a range of stylish accommodation along with an award winning Steam, Bake and Grill restaurant, a bar, a mini gym, and stunning Italian gardens.
Situated on over 200 acres of lush Hertfordshire parkland, this Jacobean country manor is a spectacular sight. Every one of the 161 tastefully appointed suites features unique personal touches and state-of-the-art amenities. Play a round of golf on the 18-hole championship course, treat yourself to an afternoon of tranquillity at the hotel’s signature spa, or enjoy exquisite dining options from a collection of hotel restaurants.
Just an hour from the capital by car, and a 10-minute hop from picturesque St Albans, trust us when we tell you that you truly deserve a relaxing break at Sopwell House. This luxury country house hotel offers 128 stunning rooms and suites, two restaurants, a conservatory bar, cocktail lounge, and serene spa, all set within 12 acres of peaceful countryside. Ready, set, and relax!
Nestles alongside the picturesque market town of Tring with its wealth of independently run shops, cafes, bars and restaurants, you’re guaranteed a warm welcome when you arrive to charming Penally Manor hotel. The perfect country retreat for leisure breaks or a romantic wedding, spend your stay enjoying the fine food of Pendley’s award-winning Oak Restaurant, unwinding by the hotel pool, or simply watching the world go by with a drink in hand in the Peacock Lounge or Shakespeare Bar…
In the heart of the county and just 20 minutes from London, relax in one of the beautifully decorated rooms at newly refurbished Cromwell Hotel in Stevenage. The former farmhouse home of John Thurloe, secretary to Oliver Cromwell, this attractive hotel in Stevenage boasts stylish decor that perfectly complements the character still in evidence from its former times. Nestled in the heart of the old town, it's the perfect home away from home for both business and leisure travellers.
Holiday Inn Elstree
Just 10 miles from world class concerts and sporting events at Wembley Stadium, and 15 miles from the Warner Bros making of Harry Potter experience in Leaveseden, enjoy a warm welcome at the sleek Holiday Inn Elstree. Enjoy a tasty meal at O'Sullivan's Restaurant, then sink into a comfy leather sofa in the modern bar with a refreshing drink before spending the night in one of the hotel’s comfortable, modern bedrooms.
Has the thought of a restless night’s sleep on your haggard air bed got you putting off your next trip in the great outdoors? Fear not! For your short break, pitch up at the suitably named ‘Ready Camp’ at Hertford Camping & Caravanning Club Site and say goodbye to all the hassles of a traditional camping trip. With real beds, a working kitchen and even a sofa to crash onto after a long day of exploring, Ready Camp glamping is the perfect base for adventurous families and groups!
Say hello to your home-from-home! Situated adjacent to the infamous ‘Magic Roundabout’ in Hemel Hempstead town centre, Abodebed serviced apartments provide the ideal base from which to explore charming Hertfordshire and all that it has to offer. These luxury, well-equipped apartments are suitable for families, couples and even solo travellers, perfectly placed and at a fantastic value for money.