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Top Watford Family-Friendly Hotels

The Grove
5 out of 5
Chandlers Cross, Watford, England
The price is £325 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (82 reviews)

"Staff are impeccable. Food at the newly built Glass House is delicious!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2020

The Grove
Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
4 out of 5
65-67 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £62 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)
Business trip

"Welcoming staff in view of restrictions, al smiling and akwats gelpful"…"

Reviewed on 3 May 2020

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
Jurys Inn London Watford
4 out of 5
31-35 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £64 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (981 reviews)

"Really nice and peaceful , staff are very friendly and helping , thanks jury’s 😊 👍"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jul 2020

Jurys Inn London Watford
Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction
3 out of 5
19 Bridle Path, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £62 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"We had an amazing stay considering covid 19. Well set out perfect room and location. Amazing carribean takeaway roses"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2020

Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction
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 £49 per night
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 3 Jul 2020

Best Western White House Hotel
Hilton London Watford
4 out of 5
Elton Way, Watford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)
Hilton Watford

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

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Hilton London Watford
Mercure London Watford Hotel
4 out of 5
A41 Watford-by-pass, Watford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
3.2/5 (995 reviews)

"The staff were warm and welcoming, the hotel was very clean and the family room was huge ! It had a bedroom and separate living area with sofa bed , two TVs , his and hers sinks and even a jacuzzi bath. There is also a McDonald’s right next door, a one minute walk! Lots of space for storage of clothes ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jul 2020

Mercure London Watford Hotel
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Where should we stay in Watford?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Watford is a good choice. The local tours, golfing and theatres are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city centre. Watford offers 8 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you'll have a variety of options when deciding where you should stay.

Families on holiday have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction: Offers a restaurant, free breakfast and laundry facilities. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

Mercure London Watford Hotel – Features an indoor pool, a restaurant and laundry facilities. This 4-star hotel is popular with guests for its comfy beds.

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction – Offers a restaurant, free WiFi and sofa beds. Guests like the quiet location at this 4-star hotel.

Hilton Watford hotel – Offers a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 4-star hotel.

When should we visit Watford?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Watford.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: May, April, March and November, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, September, December and August, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Watford?

While you and your family are visiting Watford, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Watford Market and Vicarage Road. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Wembley Stadium, Natural History Museum and Windsor Castle.

Watford is also well-known for its:
  • Tours
  • Restaurants
  • Theatre
  • Shopping
  • Golfing

Getting around Watford

Watford has transport options that will make it easy for your family to get around. Head to Watford Station to catch the 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.

Frequently asked questions

What's Watford like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Watford is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The excursions, local tours and theatres are just a few things that make this an attractive place for families. Fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city centre.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday to 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 options to stay with the children include Hilton London Watford and Jurys Inn London Watford.
What's the weather like in Watford?
The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual rainfall for Watford is 592 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Watford?
While you and your family are holidaying in Watford, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and Watford Market. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as SSE Arena, Wembley, Wembley Stadium and Alexandra Palace.
What's the best way for us to get around Watford?
Make your way to Watford Station for metro travel. If you want to see more of the area, hop on a train from Watford High Street Station, Watford Junction Station or Bushey Station.

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