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Jurys Inn London Watford
4 out of 5
31-35 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free Cancellation
The price is $51 per night
0.17 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (993 reviews)
Great hotel, Great location

"Great hotel Great location fir shops and nightlife but not close enough to be noisy"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Jurys Inn London Watford
St Johns Road Apartments
3.5 out of 5
17 & 19 St Johns Road, Watford, England
The price is $188 per night
0.37 mi from city center
3.3/5 (3 reviews)
It is as it looks

"Well positioned a short walk from Watford Junction, the apartment is spacious, clean and well furnished. Could easily accommodate more than the 4 people (2 adults, 2 kids) in our party. I booked this apartment very late (3 hours before I was due to arrive) yet had absolutely no problems getting in ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2019

St Johns Road Apartments
Cristol Clear Living at Thornhill House
3.5 out of 5
14 Upton Rd, Watford, England
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0.2 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Winding down in Watford

"What a gem! I regularly stay in Watford on a regular basis I as I have an office there and most of my customer visits are easily commutable from the station. I was struggling for accommodation and took a chance in something new! I’m delighted I did because the Cristal Apartments are fantastic! Wonderful ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

Cristol Clear Living at Thornhill House
Best Western White House Hotel
3 out of 5
27-31 Upton Road, Watford, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $47 per night
0.23 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (585 reviews)

"Always nice to stay at Best Western, first time st this one and would definitely stay again! Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Best Western White House Hotel
Upton Road Apartments
4 out of 5
Flat 5, 18 Upton Road, Watford, England
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0.2 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (9 reviews)
Fantastic and thoroughly enjoyable stay 😀

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Flat 8, Clarendon Road. Everything from the apartment itself, it’s location, Tope and Karina were amazing. I would highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2019

Upton Road Apartments
Courtland House
3 out of 5
160 Courtlands Dr, Watford, England
The price is $168 per night
2.11 mi from city center
Courtland House
OYO Le Grove Apartments
4 out of 5
65-67 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $73 per night
0.44 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (42 reviews)

"Property was extremely clean, had fantastic staff and brilliant location. Both Aruman and Paulina were extremely helpful and went out there way to help. Apartment was spotless and had everything you needed. highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2020

OYO Le Grove Apartments
Hilton London Watford
4 out of 5
Elton Way, Watford, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night
1.66 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)
Hilton Watford

"Good clean rooms. Excellent breakfast as usual. Glad to be back at this hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hilton London Watford
Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
4 out of 5
65-67 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free Cancellation
The price is $79 per night
0.49 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (326 reviews)

"Convenient for station and buses to Warner Bros studios. Clean and welcoming, good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2020

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction
3 out of 5
19 Bridle Path, Watford, England
Free Cancellation
The price is $67 per night
0.6 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
Good hotel for visiting warner bro Studios

"Really great hotel to stay at. Everything was great. A charge of £7 for overnight parking by London standards its cheap. Breakfast was included which is great start to the day and if going warner bros studios sets you up nicely. Its within a 5 minute drive of local shops and eateries. Hotel was clean ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

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Visiting Watford

Travelers to Watford give high marks for the local tours, top-notch restaurants, and lively bar scene. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, coffeehouses, and spas. Around the area, top sights include Wembley Stadium, Natural History Museum, and Windsor Castle.

  • There are 35 hotels and other accommodations in Watford
  • The closest major airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in London (LTN-Luton), 15.4 mi (24.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Watford

The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Watford Market is a favorite for retail therapy. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Vicarage Road and Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 35 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Watford. Below are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Grove - With a stay at this 5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and a golf course, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and pool.
  • Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction - Our customers like the quiet location and quiet rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a fitness center, along with free WiFi.
  • Jurys Inn London Watford - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a bar, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and proximity to public transit.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Wembley Stadium, 8.4 mi/13.5 km from the city center, and Natural History Museum, which is 14.6 mi (23.4 km) away.

Getting Around Watford

With so many transportation options, exploring all of Watford is a breeze. Head to Watford Station to catch metro. If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Watford High Street Station, Watford Junction Station, or Bushey Station.

Dressing for Watford

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 53°F and the nighttime average to be 36°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 70°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • July through September averages 72°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 61°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • Watford gets about 0.83 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 70°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 36°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Watford?
Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Best Western White House Hotel and Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Watford, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Watford.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Watford?
For additional details about updating your trip to Watford or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Watford?
Based on reviews, Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction is a popular hotel for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Jurys Inn London Watford and Hilton London Watford.
What's the best accommodation for families in Watford?
Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free breakfast. Other good choices for your family trip include The Grove and Best Western White House Hotel. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Watford?
The Grove is a favorite 5-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and an alfresco restaurant. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Hilton London Watford.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Watford?
Mercure London Watford Hotel is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a full-service spa and a restaurant for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Watford Colosseum?
Adjacent to Watford Colosseum, Jurys Inn London Watford is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Another good option is Best Western White House Hotel, located just 0.2 mi (0.3 km) away.
What about the best place to stay near Vicarage Road?
One of the top choices for your stay is Watford General Suites, located next to Vicarage Road, and this 4-star apartment offers free WiFi and parking. Jurys Inn London Watford and Best Western White House Hotel are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Watford?
The Grove is a 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and 3 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale choice for your stay is Hilton London Watford.
What are some accommodations with pools in Watford?
Mercure London Watford Hotel is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a full-service spa, and a restaurant. The Grove is another choice with an onsite pool.

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