Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Welwyn Garden City

The area's festivals and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Welwyn Garden City. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the fishing, gardens and boating. Wembley Stadium and White Hart Lane Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Welwyn Garden City

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Welwyn Garden City a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paradise Wildlife Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Hertfordshire County Showground (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Dinosaur Safari Adventure Golf (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Elstree Film Studios (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Myddelton House Gardens (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Royal Gunpowder Mills (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Welwyn Garden City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Welwyn Garden City is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lee Valley Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Trent Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Aldenham Country Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Stanmore Country Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Gilwell Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Stephens House and Gardens (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Welwyn Garden City

The nearest airport is in London (LTN-Luton), located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (STN-Stansted), which is 20.9 mi (33.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Welwyn Garden City Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Welwyn Garden City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 163 holiday lettings around Welwyn Garden City. From 57 Houses to 88 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Welwyn Garden City?

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 Welwyn Garden City:

  • Central London: 6,666 holiday homes
  • Stratford: 358 holiday homes
  • Covent Garden: 935 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 3,993 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,245 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 Welwyn Garden City?

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

  • Welwyn Garden City Station: 2,951 holiday lettings
  • Barn Theatre: 2,992 holiday lettings
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: 9,956 holiday lettings
  • Hyde Park: 8,042 holiday lettings
  • Wembley Stadium: 12,029 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Welwyn Garden City 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 Garden City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Houses in Welwyn Garden City. Our other popular types of Welwyn Garden City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 88 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Garden City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 123 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Welwyn Garden City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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