Destination guide

Travel to lively Berkhamsted

Come and experience Berkhamsted and its musicals, opera and culture. Renowned for its biking, golfing and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Berkhamsted

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Berkhamsted has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ashridge Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • ZSL Whipsnade Zoo (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • The Snow Centre (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Chartridge Park Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Chesham and Leyhill Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Hertfordshire County Showground (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Berkhamsted

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Berkhamsted is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Wycombe Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Aldenham Country Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Stanmore Country Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Denham Lock (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Colne Valley Regional Park (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Bletchley Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Berkhamsted

Fly into London (LTN-Luton), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Berkhamsted Station.

Where to stay around Berkhamsted?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 184 vacation rentals near Berkhamsted. From 49 Houses to 127 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Berkhamsted for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Berkhamsted Station: 503 vacation rentals
  • Rex Cinema: 523 vacation rentals
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: 11,654 vacation rentals
  • Windsor Castle: 5,679 vacation rentals
  • London Acton Central Station: 11,674 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Berkhamsted 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 Berkhamsted?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 127 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 Berkhamsted?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 159 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Berkhamsted. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.