St Albans, United Kingdom
Your country home from home nestled in 12 acres of Hertfordshire countryside in St Albans; Sopwell House is a 4 star Georgian country house hotel that believes in genuine service.
Enabling clients to escape from the city, but still within easy reach of Kings Cross St Pancras and Luton Airport, Sopwell House is a family-owned luxury hotel.
The hotel has over 300 years of history and boasts 128 bedrooms including 16 individually designed Mews Suites positioned behind private gates. There is also a 2 AA Rosette Restaurant, Brasserie, Conservatory Bar, Cocktail Lounge, and 15 event rooms including a large conference space. Sopwell House is also home to the brand new Cottonmill Spa and its inner sanctum, The Club at Cottonmill. Three stories of spa innovation, with cutting edge technology and expert treatments.
Sopwell House can host events of all sizes from formal meetings to large conferences in our St Alban Suite. Function suites on the ground floor open onto a terrace overlooking the hotel’s stunning gardens– an ideal break-out area during the summer months, with further gardens available for team building. Sopwell House is proud to be a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts and also Pride of Britain Hotels.
– Complimentary upgrade subject to availability when booking any room category Superior- Suite
– Complimentary upgrade subject to availability & complimentary bottle of cottonmill prosecco when booking a Mews Suite.
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Months to avoid
July to September, December
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Food and Drink
2 AA Rosette Restaurant in St Albans For Delicious Gourmet Dining.
A Vibrant Open Plan Kitchen, the Perfect Place to Eat Out in St Albans.
Unwind in the Perfect St Albans Cocktail Bar.
Our popular Afternoon Tea features a beautiful tiered stand complete with delicious delicacies and pastries baked by our wonderful Chefs, homemade fruit and plain scones with Devonshire clotted cream and Strawberry preserve and traditional finger sandwiches.
A Light & Airy St Albans Bar Overlooking Landscaped Gardens.
Facilities includes use of the indoor pool, two vitality pools, a state of the art gym (see below) featuring the latest Technogym ‘Artis’ line equipment, classes taken in the new energising studio, sauna, steam room, poolside terrace and Sitting Room. After a treatment, guests are invited to rest in the Rose Relaxation Room.
All hotel residents receive complimentary access to Cottonmill facilities. For access to The Club at Cottonmill facilities, you must be booked on a Club Spa Day or Club Spa Break, be a Club member or be a guest in our Mews suites.
The Club at Cottonmill
The Club at Cottonmill features world class spaces and facilities including new spa gardens (pictured above), Garden Room, Whisper Room and Deep Relaxation Room. The Club area is accessible only to a select group of members and a limited number of guests or residents on Club packages.
Those staying in the Mews Suites receive complimentary access to The Club at Cottonmill facilities. Club Members, guests booked on a Club spa day package or Club spa break also have access.
Visit all the leading shopping and restaurant brands in St Albans at Christopher Place. From The White Company to French Connection!
Outdoor shopping centre housing high-street stores, food outlets, a library and an arts theatre.
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Paradise Wildlife Park
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Warner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Just 15 minutes from Sopwell House you will find the incredible behind the scenes tour of the Harry Potter films. The Studio Tour incorporates some of its most iconic sets including the Great Hall, Dumbledore’s office, Diagon Alley and the Gryffindor common room. A must-see for all Harry Potter fans.
Attraction with farmyard animals, adventure play, funfair rides, tractor rides and indoor softplay.