All you need to know about Hoddesdon

City Facts - Hoddesdon

A quintessentially British town in the Broxbourne borough of Hertfordshire, Hoddesdon traditionally was known as being the coaching stop on the route between Cambridge and London. With updated travel links, you can now get to London in fifty minutes via train journey, or an hour by car. This has made it a very attractive corporate trip location for those who want to visit the capital for meetings and conferences, but want to escape the busy streets away from their business affairs. Hoddesdon is home to many furnished apartments for you to stay when you are next travelling on business. Our serviced apartments in Hoddesdon are equipped with everything you may need during your stay; contact us today to discover the fantastic corporate housing we have available for you.

Transport in Hoddesdon

Rye House railway station is situated on the outskirts of Hoddesdon and connects the town to the rest of the country, including London. For travel around the location itself, bus travel is the most common mode of transport as the Arriva service conducts travel in and around Hoddesdon and to neighbouring villages and towns. Of course, travelling by car is the easiest option; make sure if you are thinking of bringing your car to ask about parking, as each of our serviced apartments have different policies.

Shopping in Hoddesdon

Hoddesdon is home to many local shops within the centre of town however isn’t a typical shopping hotspot, so a trip out of the town itself will be ideal to find some more well-known brands. A car will come in handy, to travel to  Pavilions Shopping Centre or the open-air retail park, Brookfield Shopping Park. In these locations, high-street clothing, chain and indie stores populate the inside, alongside cafes and restaurants to treat yourself to on a well-deserved shopping break. If you fancy treating yourself to, arguably, the best shopping experience in England, trains from Hoddesdon to London take just under an hour. Here, you will find Oxford Street and Carnaby Street, a shoppers delight to visit before retreating back to the peaceful streets of Hoddesdon after a long day of splurging.

Things to do in Hoddesdon

Whether you enjoy walking, bird watching, photography or all three, Rye Meads Nature Reserve is the spot for you. One of the series of wetlands and reservoirs situated along the River Lea, the beautiful scenery is home to a number of walking routes and wildlife. If you want to educate yourself on the local history and heritage of Hoddesdon while residing there, visit the quaint Lowewood Museum. The museum is located within a beautiful Georgian building and tells the story of its history through important collections and its photographic archive.

Facts about Hoddesdon

Hoddesdon has grown in the last 900 years, having expanded from a small hamlet with 300 inhabitants, to the bustling town it is now known as, with a population of 37,000 people. With the Spinning Wheel at the southern end of the town, to the Clock Tower at the northern end, the historical artefacts remind people of its history that have contributed to its existence today.

Tips for staying in Hoddesdon

If you’re looking for a spot to take clients or associates for a business lunch whilst staying in our serviced accommodation without breaking the bank, look no further than Zagara. The family-run Italian restaurant is the number one rated eatery in Hoddesdon on Tripadvisor, and features a range of pizza and pasta dishes which are sure to impress anyone you are dining with.

What is a serviced apartment?

A serviced apartment has all the benefits which are loved about a hotel room, but with the added space and privacy which a business traveller requires during their time away. The facilities which our serviced apartments in Hoddesdon comprise of include fully-equipped kitchens, a variety of single and multiple bedroom options, and spacious living areas. Our corporate housing also includes a desk area, which business travellers greatly appreciate whilst away as it allows them to conduct their corporate affairs in a spacious and peaceful space. The separate areas means guests don’t feel as though they are working, eating and sleeping in the same spot, and so makes for a much more successful corporate trip away. Additionally, a large number of our furnished apartments also feature specific, personalised additions, such as leisure facilities and concierge services; whatever facilities or requirements you want to be included with your serviced apartment in Hoddesdon, let us know in your enquiry, as we are certain we can deliver.

Why choose a serviced apartment in Hoddesdon with SilverDoor?

Our serviced apartments speak for themselves, as the large portfolio we hold almost guarantees that we will be able to find what you are looking for. The reason you should select SilverDoor to find your serviced apartment in Hoddesdon, is the fact that our team goes above and beyond to ensure your experience with us is the best it possibly can be. We are a trusted and reputable company within the serviced apartment industry, with a track record for excellence that can be demonstrated by our 5 star Trustpilot rating. Our dedicated client support team are here to support you from enquiry to check-out and are determined to find you the very best serviced apartment in Hoddesdon. Whether you are in town for a short business convention or looking to relocate to a new place for work and need somewhere to stay in the meantime, we will find the ideal furnished apartment within our portfolio that is ideally suited to you and the duration you require.