Destination guide

Travel to historical Hertford

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hertford. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Hertford

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hertford a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sound Golf Links at Albemarle Plantation (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Chowan Golf and Country Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Vineyards On The Scuppernong (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hertford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hertford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterfront Park (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Palmetto-Peartree Preserve (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hertford

Fly into Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), the closest airport, located 54.8 mi (88.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Hertford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Hertford. From 13 Houses to 3 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hertford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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:

  • Newbold-White House: 24 holiday lettings
  • Sound Golf Links at Albemarle Plantation: 25 holiday lettings
  • Jim Catfish Hunter Museum: 24 holiday lettings
  • Cupola House Association: 20 holiday lettings
  • The Great Dismal Swamp: 23 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 13 Houses in Hertford. Our other popular types of Hertford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 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 pool in Hertford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Hertford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.