Destination guide

The rustic area of Welwyn awaits your stay

The countryside, gardens and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Welwyn. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its bars and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Welwyn

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Welwyn a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hertfordshire County Showground (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Paradise Wildlife Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Dinosaur Safari Adventure Golf (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • The Snow Centre (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Elstree Film Studios (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Welwyn

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Welwyn is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lee Valley Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Trent Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Aldenham Country Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Stanmore Country Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Gilwell Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Epping Forest (16 mi / 25.7 km)

Transportation to and around Welwyn

Fly into London (LTN-Luton), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is 20.5 mi (33 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Welwyn North Station.

Where to stay around Welwyn?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 165 holiday lettings near Welwyn. From 54 Houses to 100 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Welwyn is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Welwyn?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Welwyn. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Welwyn North Station: 1,235 holiday lettings
  • Harrow Headstone Lane Station: 11,592 holiday lettings
  • Hampstead Heath: 11,569 holiday lettings
  • Ash Valley Golf Club: 178 holiday lettings
  • Pinner Hatch End Station: 10,862 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Welwyn listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Welwyn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 54 Houses in Welwyn. Our other popular types of Welwyn holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 100 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Welwyn?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 139 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Welwyn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.