Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hertford

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Hertford. This city's coffeehouses, bars and horseback riding attract many visitors, and its welcoming and romantic location add to the charm. Olympic Stadium and Wembley Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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 vacation home and check out everything that makes Hertford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Hertford

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

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

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

  • Hertford East Station: 3,074 vacation rentals
  • Bayford Station: 9,348 vacation rentals
  • Watton-at-Stone Station: 479 vacation rentals
  • Hertford North Station: 3,171 vacation rentals
  • London Bridge: 9,676 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 73 Houses in Hertford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hertford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 114 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 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 Hertford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 169 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Hertford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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