Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Welwyn Garden City

The area's festivals and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Welwyn Garden City. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the fishing, gardens and boating. Wembley Stadium and White Hart Lane Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Welwyn Garden City a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Welwyn Garden City

The nearest airport is in London (LTN-Luton), located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city center. 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 traveling by train, you can make your way to Welwyn Garden City Station.

Where to stay around Welwyn Garden City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 154 vacation rentals near Welwyn Garden City. From 49 Houses to 89 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Welwyn Garden City are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Welwyn Garden City:

  • Central London: 6,401 vacation rentals
  • Kensington: 3,831 vacation rentals
  • Covent Garden: 890 vacation rentals
  • Notting Hill: 2,183 vacation rentals
  • Mayfair: 1,467 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Welwyn Garden City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Welwyn Garden City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Welwyn Garden City Station: 2,750 vacation rentals
  • Barn Theatre: 2,784 vacation rentals
  • Hyde Park: 7,689 vacation rentals
  • London Bridge: 9,584 vacation rentals
  • London Paddington Station: 11,587 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Welwyn Garden City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 49 Houses in Welwyn Garden City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Welwyn Garden City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 89 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Welwyn Garden City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 107 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Welwyn Garden City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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