Destination guide

The friendly city of Hemel Hempstead awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Hemel Hempstead with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its bars, restaurants and golfing. Wembley Stadium and Windsor Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday 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 holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hemel Hempstead a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 highlights

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

  • 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 centre. 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 near Hemel Hempstead?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday rentals near Hemel Hempstead. From 72 Houses to 160 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hemel Hempstead is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hemel Hempstead?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hemel Hempstead:

  • Central London: 6,716 holiday homes
  • Kensington: 4,090 holiday homes
  • Notting Hill: 2,311 holiday homes
  • London City Centre: 5,896 holiday homes
  • Paddington: 1,860 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hemel Hempstead?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Hemel Hempstead. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Apsley Station: 3,145 holiday rentals
  • Planet Ice: 2,053 holiday rentals
  • The Snow Centre: 2,207 holiday rentals
  • Delta Force Paintball Hemel Hempstead: 1,074 holiday rentals
  • Gadebridge Park: 1,012 holiday 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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 72 Houses in Hemel Hempstead. Our other popular types of Hemel Hempstead holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 160 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 8 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 8 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hemel Hempstead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Hemel Hempstead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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