Destination guide

The friendly city of Hemel Hempstead awaits you

Experience the unique character of Hemel Hempstead with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its bars, restaurants and golfing. Wembley Stadium and Windsor Castle 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.

Activities

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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hemel Hempstead a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation in Hemel Hempstead. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center. 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.

Where to stay around Hemel Hempstead?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 242 vacation rentals near Hemel Hempstead. From 80 Houses to 148 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 Hemel Hempstead are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Hemel Hempstead?

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

  • Apsley Station: 3,148 vacation rentals
  • Hemel Hempstead Station: 1,380 vacation rentals
  • The Snow Centre: 2,175 vacation rentals
  • London (ZEP-Victoria Train Station): 11,571 vacation rentals
  • Hyde Park: 7,926 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 80 Houses in Hemel Hempstead. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hemel Hempstead include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 148 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 204 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Hemel Hempstead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.