Sopwell House

Cottonmill Lane Sopwell, St. Albans, AL1 2HQ, United Kingdom
+44 172 786 4477

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Sopwell House - St. Albans, England, United Kingdom
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C$ 220
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Distance to city centre 1.7 km
Location rating 9.3
Nearest Airport London Luton
Distance to airport 15.8 km



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bathroom was small in 13 reviews
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When you stay at Sopwell House in St Albans, you'll be next to a golf course, within a 15-minute drive of Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and Hatfield House. Featured amenities include express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.



Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

8.8 Excellent

based on 1,424 reviews









Things to Know

  • Friendly service
  • Nice building
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Great menu

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM


Policies vary by room type and provider.


Complimentary breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled Access
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Indoor pool
No smoking
Express check out
Cable or satellite TV
24hr front desk
Pets not allowed
Free parking
Wedding services
Concierge service
Laundry facilities
Room service

FAQs when booking at Sopwell House

What special spa treatments are offered at the Sopwell House?
The ESPA Hot Stone Massage is a popular service that costs 85 GBP (approximately 107 USD) and consists of a full-body massage that is meant to relieve muscles from built-up tension and stress. Guests at the Sopwell House also love the Advanced Enzyme Facial, which costs 110 GBP (approximately 140 USD) and helps to increase cell regeneration, boost collagen production, and leave your face glowing. To leave your skin nourished and moisturized, make a reservation for a body wrap, which costs 75 GBP (approximately 95 USD) and includes a scalp massage.
What wedding packages are offered by the Sopwell House?
The Ivory Package costs 109 GBP per guest (approximately 135 USD) and includes several amenities, such as a three-course wedding breakfast, a drinks reception, wine and prosecco, and a personal wedding coordinator. For 136 GBP per guest (approximately 170 USD), you can select the Rose Package, which provides similar perks, as well as a bridal suite for the newlyweds’ wedding night. The Silk Package is the most luxurious choice, as it includes a four-course breakfast, customized wedding stationary, and an upgraded newlywed suite that will be outfitted with champagne, chocolate covered strawberries, and a fruit platter.
What business amenities are offered by the Sopwell House?
For companies that are planning on hosting a meeting or event at the Sopwell House, there are several delegate packages that you choose from. The Standard 24 Hour Delegate Package includes a traditional English breakfast, homemade pastries, a buffet lunch, a three-course dinner, rooms for each guest, and access to certain business amenities, such as audiovisual equipment, pens, and flipcharts. The standard Day Delegate Package covers only breakfast and lunch but does include an afternoon tea time that provides visitors with cakes and freshly made juices.
Does the Sopwell House have any special bars or lounges?
The Cocktail Lounge is an elegant bar that serves small light meals, as well as handcrafted drinks, such as the Sipping Sopwell and the Sir Ricky Lee. The lounge opens daily at 11:00 am and is a popular place for guests to relax and read their newspapers, with its closing hours being late at night once the crowds have started to disperse. The Conservatory Bar is also a must-visit at the Sopwell House, as it has a terrace that directly overlooks the hotel’s gardens.
What is the best way to go from London Luton Airport to the Sopwell House?
If you are arriving at London Luton Airport, you can either rent a car, take a taxi, or use public transportation to get to the Sopwell House. Depending on which highway you take, the drive will last anywhere from 25 to 35m. A standard UberX will cost between 30 to 35 GBP (approximately 38 to 44 USD), while a larger UberXL will cost between 37 to 45 GBP (approximately 47 to 57 USD). For those opting to use public transportation instead, you can grab the local bus, such as the Luton Airport Shuttle. The trip will last between 50m to 1h, with one-way tickets costing 2.40 GBP (approximately 3 USD). (Prices checked 23/05/19).


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Most Popular Landmarks

  • St Albans Cathedral 2 km
  • Verulamium Museum 2.8 km
  • Willows Farm Village 3.4 km
  • Frogmore Paper Trail Mill 9.7 km

Getting Around

London Luton 15.8 km
London Heathrow 30.6 km
St. Albans Park Street, Herts 1.4 km
St Albans Abbey, Herts 1.4 km

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