Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hertford

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Hertford. This city's coffeehouses, bars and horseback riding attract many visitors, and its welcoming and romantic location add to the charm. Olympic Stadium and Wembley Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Hertford

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Hertford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • London Dungeon (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • ZSL London Zoo (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • BT Tower (19.2 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Sea Life London Aquarium (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Paradise Wildlife Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hertford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hertford is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Sky Garden (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Russell Square (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Hyde Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Kensington Gardens (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • St. James Park (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)

Transportation to and around Hertford

The nearest airport is in London (LTN-Luton), located 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into London (STN-Stansted), which is 16.9 mi (27.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Hertford North Station, Hertford East Station and Bayford Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Hertford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 224 holiday lettings near Hertford. From 79 Houses to 117 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 Hertford is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hertford?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hertford:

  • London City Centre: 6,584 holiday homes
  • Central London: 6,475 holiday homes
  • Fulham: 1,021 holiday homes
  • Nine Elms: 551 holiday homes
  • Earls Court: 1,720 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Hertford East Station: 3,102 holiday lettings
  • Bayford Station: 9,446 holiday lettings
  • Watton-at-Stone Station: 472 holiday lettings
  • Hertford North Station: 3,215 holiday lettings
  • Westbourne Grove: 11,677 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hertford 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 Hertford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 79 Houses in Hertford. Our other popular types of Hertford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 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 pool in Hertford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Hertford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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