Destination guide

The friendly city of Hemel Hempstead awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Hemel Hempstead with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its bars, restaurants and golfing. Wembley Stadium and Windsor Castle 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Hemel Hempstead

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Hemel Hempstead for its golfing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hemel Hempstead a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Snow Centre (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Chesham and Leyhill Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Ashridge Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Hertfordshire County Showground (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Little Chalfont Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hemel Hempstead

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hemel Hempstead. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aldenham Country Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Stanmore Country Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Denham Lock (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Colne Valley Regional Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Northwick Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • West Wycombe Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hemel Hempstead

The nearest airport is in London (LTN-Luton), located 9.7 mi (15.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 19.7 mi (31.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Hemel Hempstead Station or Apsley Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hemel Hempstead?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 279 holiday lettings around Hemel Hempstead. From 160 flats & apartments to 75 houses, 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 Hemel Hempstead?

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 Hemel Hempstead:

  • City of Westminster: 4,181 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Lambeth: 6,445 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Islington: 6,258 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Wandsworth: 6,140 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 3,627 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 Hemel Hempstead? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hemel Hempstead. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Apsley Station: 2,848 holiday lettings
  • The Snow Centre: 1,981 holiday lettings
  • Hemel Hempstead Station: 1,298 holiday lettings
  • Gadebridge Park: 954 holiday lettings
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: 8,911 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hemel Hempstead listed on 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 Flats in Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, of course. offers 160 Flats in Hemel Hempstead. Our other popular types of Hemel Hempstead holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 180 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 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 Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 244 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Hemel Hempstead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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