If you and the family are looking for free and cheap days out then look no further. We have all the information you need for the best local attractions.
Approximately 7 miles long, the Nickey Line footpath and cycle way in Hertfordshire is a former railway line (the Harpenden to Hemel Hempstead Railway). The Nickey Line still links Harpenden, Redbourn and Hemel Hempstead but is used now by railway history enthusiasts, walkers and cyclists from many parts of the country. It was opened as a footpath /cycleway in 1985. 22 minutes from the hotel.
Ashridge is a country estate and stately home in Hertfordshire, England in the United Kingdom. It is situated in the Chiltern Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 23 minutes from the hotel.
Children’s farm with small animals to feed and pet, plus a snack shop & play area with a bounce house. Perfect for a family day out. 3 minutes from the hotel.
This memorial is a beautifully crafted Celtic cross design with carved interlace and knot work. It was erected in 1919 to commemorate 26 local residents who were casualties of WW1. 2 minutes from the hotel.
A beautiful destination park, filled with heritage, in the heart of Leavesden. 4 minutes away from the hotel.
The oldest site of continuous Christian worship in Britain. Climb the 211 steps up to the top of the oldest Cathedral tower in Britain and experience fantastic views of St Albans. 16 minutes from the hotel.
Harpenden Farmers’ Market takes place on the 4th Sunday of the month from 10.00am to 2.00pm showcasing a selection of produce available including: meats, pies, sausages; fish; preserves – pickles, jams and honey; cheeses; vegetables and fruit; flowers and plants; fresh bread, cakes and pastries; eggs; beer, wine and liqueurs. 18 minutes from the hotel.
190 acres of open grass and woodland with sports facilities, kids’ attractions, a nature reserve and cafe. 13 minutes from the hotel.
The Natural History Museum at Tring was the private museum of Lionel Walter, 2nd Baron Rothschild; today it is under the control of the Natural History Museum, London. It houses one of the finest collections of stuffed mammals, birds, reptiles and insects in the United Kingdom. 19 minutes from the hotel.
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