Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hertford

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Hertford. This city's coffee shops, bars and horse riding attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and romantic location. Olympic Stadium and Wembley Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options 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 holiday home and check out everything that makes Hertford a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 features

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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hertford

The nearest airport is in London (LTN-Luton), located 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from the city centre. 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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hertford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 279 holiday lettings around Hertford. From 90 houses to 152 flats & apartments, 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 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:

  • City of Westminster: 4,114 holiday homes
  • Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: 2,835 holiday homes
  • Camden: 6,963 holiday homes
  • Hammersmith and Fulham: 5,073 holiday homes
  • Tower Hamlets: 1,147 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? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hertford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Watton-at-Stone Station: 573 holiday lettings
  • Hertford East Station: 2,813 holiday lettings
  • Bayford Station: 8,464 holiday lettings
  • Hertford North Station: 2,907 holiday lettings
  • London Mansion House: 10,349 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 90 Houses in Hertford. Our other popular types of Hertford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 152 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 160 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hertford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Hertford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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