About this listing
A large 6 bedroom, 3 bathroom house which can sleep up to 12 people, situated in the historic Roman town of St Albans; a satellite commuter town feeding London.
Many people who live in St Albans work in London and are attarcted to the area as it offers close proximity to London whilst at the same time offering space, greenery and great schools.
St Albans has the oldest pub in the UK and other attractions include Verulam Golf Club - the birthplace of the Ryder Cup: http://www.verulamgolf.co.uk/. It also has a magnificent park - Verulamium Park - set in 100 acres and named after the Roman city of Verulamium, on which it stands and where one can still see Roman ruins scattered around the park.
Things to do nearby
There are trains every five minutes from St Albans to London's Kings Cross - one of London's main Rail stations. the fast train goes non-stop to Kings Cross and takes 22 minutes, while the "slow" train takes just 30 minutes.
The house is also situated just outside the M25, London's main Beltway highway which connects to the M11 - the highway which leads straight to the Olypic Park. Door to door should take about 45 minutes by car.
The house is also ideally linked to 3 of London's 6 airport - Heathrow (half an hour to the South West); Luton (half an hour North) and Stanstead (40 minutes to the North East).
Male from United Kingdom
We are a family of 4 and we will be away during the Olympics.
6 Beds, sleeps 10-12, 45 mins from Olympic Park