This quaint, medieval-style market town sits in the district of North Hertfordshire, just a stone’s throw away from the Chiltern Hills. When you stay in one of our hotels near Hitchin, you’ll find yourself surrounded by idyllic scenery, including the impressive Bedfordshire landscapes. From its many ancient buildings to its old-world cobbled streets and antique boutiques, this town is described as somewhat of a gem and is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a peaceful weekend getaway.
Book hotels near Hitchin
Book one of our hotels near Hitchin and explore everything this extraordinary town has to offer, including the British Schools Museum, where you can dress up in Victorian attire and discover the story of education from 1810 to the 1960s. Other attractions include Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve, located just 14 minutes from our Stevenage Little Wymondley hotel, this Grade II listed establishment sits in idyllic grounds making it a great spot for a leisurely stroll. The Market Theatre is another must-visit venue that boasts a plethora of attractions including a kids club, cabaret bar, the Singer’s Choir and much more. Situated nine minutes from our Stevenage Hitchin hotel, you’ve no excuse not to catch at least one of the many acts.
Things to do near Hitchin
Hitchin is also home to St. Paul's Walden Bury, an impressive stately home surrounded by lush greenery in the shape of perfectly shaped lawns and well-maintained gardens - just another of the many things to see and do in this lively market town. When staying at one of our Hitchin hotels, don’t forget to pay a visit to Hitchin Lavender Fields, a purple blanket measuring an astounding 17 miles in distance. This picture-perfect place is popular with tourists, artists, photographers and children. All visitors are encouraged to pick a bunch of lavender to take home with them.