The Comet Hotel
Who knew there was so much to do in and around Hatfield! There’s lots of fantastic attractions, historical houses, museums and more to explore, right on our doorstep at The Comet. Check out some of our favourites listed below.
Warner Brother Studios
Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable
Natural History Museum, London
Cassiobury Park, Watford
Verulamium Park & Museum, St Albans
Knebworth House, Knebworth
Rye Meads Nature Reserve, Hoddsedon
Lee Valley Boat Centre, Broxbourne
Paradise Wildlife Park, Broxbourne
Henry Moore Foundation, Much Hadham
Royston Cave, Royston
Hitchin Lavender, Hitchin
Ashridge Estate, Berkhamsted
Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes
De Havilland Aircraft Museum
The de Havilland Aircraft Museum is the only Museum in the world to have 3 de Havilland Mosquitos on display where the prototype was originally designed and built.
The pretty Hertfordshire city of St Albans dates back over 2,000 years. It makes for a captivating day trip for anyone interested in the past, with Roman ruins, Tudor buildings and magnificent Medieval pubs.
Chiswick House & Gardens
Chiswick House is a glorious example of 18th-century British architecture and makes for a fascinating day out. This noble Roman-style Palladian villa drew inspiration from the Grand Tours of Italy by The third Earl of Burlington.
Crowned by the largest bronze sculpture in Europe and set in the heart of royal London, Wellington Arch was built as an original entrance to Buckingham Palace, later becoming a victory arch proclaiming Wellington’s defeat of Napoleon.
Home of the Lytton family for over 500 years, Knebworth House was transformed in 1843 from a red brick Tudor house into a veritable feast of Victorian Gothic turrets, gargoyles and gryphons, by writer-statesman Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
Warner Brothers Studio
Experience the magic of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, explore iconic sets & discover what it took to bring the Harry Potter films to life at Warner Brothers Studios.