Hertfordshire Country House Hotels Guide

recommended country house accommodation in Hertfordshire


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magnificent Georgian house set in 12 acres of landscaped gardens, once the country home of Lord Mountbatten, now a relaxing retreat

Down Hall Hotel

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imposing stately home, set in 110 acres of tranquil grounds, offering an array of leisure facilities, tennis court, gym and pampering spa

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quirky details, character features and stylish rooms - in the original farmhouse or in converted outbuildings - along with farm-to-fork food

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a rich heritage meets the 21st-century at this Jacobean mansion, it sits in 27 acres of grounds that feature a Japanese Tea House and gardens

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a well-presented hotel surrounded by scenic gardens and yet only a 5-minute drive from the M11 and Stansted Airport

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set in 200 acres of grounds, this historic manor house has many elegant period features and excellent leisure facilities

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set in 35 acres of woodland, this splendid late-Victorian manor offers elegant rooms and good leisure facilities

Shendish Manor

Hemel Hempstead

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relax and unwind in this well-appointed country mansion set in 160 acres of grounds and featuring an elegant library lounge

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set in 5 acres of landscaped grounds, this beautifully presented hotel offers award winning cuisine in its elegant restaurant

The Grove

Chandler's Cross

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the grand former home of the Earls of Clarendon exudes 18th century elegance, with sumptuous rooms and superb dining and leisure choices

The Manor

Elstree

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relax in beautifully appointed, elegant rooms at this Tudor-style country mansion set in landscaped gardens

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a restored Georgian manor house offering modern rooms and set in 150 acres of parkland and featuring an 18-hole golf course

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set in 170 acres of beautiful grounds, this classic English stately home, featuring splendid decor, offers outstanding leisure facilities

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a beautifully presented, 17th-century manor house situated in an 8-acre deer park offering elegant public rooms and modern guestrooms

Sheene Mill

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escape for the weekend to this delightful mill set in beautiful gardens overlooking the River Mel

Mercure Hunton Park

Abbots Langley

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enjoy a stroll in the gorgeous gardens of this beautiful Queen Anne house situated a short drive from the Warner Brothers Studio tour

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set in 19 acres of groomed parkland, this former Carmelite monastery combines period charm with modern facilities

Lodge Farm

Kings Walden

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an ideally placed farmhouse set amidst glorious countryside yet only a short drive from Luton Airport and Luton town centre