Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
St Albans is a large Hertfordshire town with excellent travel links with London. If you are looking to book a self catering cottage stay in an attractive town with a good range of facilities and great transport links with London then St Albans could be the right choice for you. Train journeys in to London take around 20 minutes. Although a large town St Albans is quite a charming place with a number of interesting historical buildings. Also in St Albans are a great range of shops including up market designer boutiques. There are also plenty of pubs, bars and cafes in the town.
What St Albans offers for Cottage Breaks
St Albans is important in terms of Roman heritage. There is a fascinating Roman Amphitheatre located on the edge of the town which can be reached following an enjoyable short country walk. At Verulamium Park there is also a museum with mosaic floors and plenty of information about St Albans Roman heritage. A magnificent cathedral is another tourist draw. There's often something happening in the cathedral, a choir singing, or orchestral performance to entertain, as well as it being a place of worship. Also in St Albans is Willows Farm Park where children can enjoy meeting a variety of different animals.
It is possible to book guided walking tours of St Albans run by the city and district council. There are a variety of different walking tours on offer. Tickets and more information on these walks can be obtained from the St Albans Tourist Information Office. Whether you choose to stay in a holiday home in St Albans itself or a cottage in the surrounding countryside we hope you will find St Albans a great choice for a self-catering holiday.
Book a St Albans cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Hertfordshire on holiday.