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Sopwell House

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Sopwell House

Sopwell House

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Cottonmill Lane, St Albans, England, AL1 2HQ

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt Albans South Signal Box3 min drive
  • Popular LocationSt Albans Cathedral3 min drive
  • Popular LocationSt Albans Organ Theatre3 min drive
  • AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)18 min drive

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About this area

St Albans

Located in St Albans, Sopwell House is in a rural area and next to a golf course. Hatfield House is a notable landmark and some of the area's popular attractions include Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and Elstree Film Studios. Paradise Wildlife Park and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are not to be missed. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • St Albans South Signal Box - 3 min drive
  • St Albans Cathedral - 3 min drive
  • St Albans Organ Theatre - 3 min drive
  • Verulamium Park - 5 min drive
  • Verulamium Museum - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • St Albans Abbey Station - 2 min drive
  • London (LTN-Luton) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The Brasserie – Brasserie offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner daily.
  • The Restaurant – Restaurant offering British cuisine.
  • Conservatory & Terrace – Serves light fare.
  • Cocktail Bar – Serves light fare.

About this property

Sopwell House

4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and full-service spa
2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club and a snack bar/deli. All 128 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hairdryers and laptop-compatible safes.
Sopwell House offers 128 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. This St Albans hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a health club and a sauna.

Guests aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or hot tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cottonmill Spa has 14 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts and Historic Hotels of the World.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Aerobics classes
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Private picnics
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 14 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 2:30 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
The property’s spa is available for use from 3 PM on the day of arrival until 11 AM on the day of departure.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for GBP 15 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 15 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or hot tub
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Sopwell House Hotel St Albans
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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 106 out of 175 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 44 out of 175 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 175 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 175 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 175 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Avoid this hotel
Rude staff and overpriced
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
T-pain
Jenny is the best no more too say
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent
Spa was excellent. Food at the Brassiere was satisfactory. Friendly staff. The shower in the room didn’t get hot enough and poor pressure was the only slight hiccup.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020