Recommended Accommodation near Groundswell

(Lannock Manor Farm, Weston SG4 7EE)


Please book early to ensure a bed.

Camping is also available (with shower facilities) on the Groundswell site (if preferable).

If you have any problems with finding a place to stay please contact us and we will see what we can do to help.


Recommended local hotels (in order of convenience):


The George Hotel,  (8 mins drive from Groundswell)

Baldock High Street

Rate: Approx £90 for 1 person in a double, £110 for 2 persons in double/twin (inc Breakfast)

Call: 01462 490500


Mercure Letchworth Hall Hotel (8 mins drive from Groundswell)

Rate: ~£90 per room (up to 2 guests) 

Call: 01462 683747


Novotel Stevenage (10 mins drive from Groundswell)

~£105 per room (up to 2 guests) (Bed and Breakfast)

Call: 020 7660 0687


Days Inn Stevenage North (10 mins drive from Groundswell)

Service station hotel

Baldock Extra Services Jnctn 10 A1M, Radwell, SG7 5TR GB

Rate: from £68 a night (Double / Twin)

Call: 01462 730598


Ibis Stevenage (12 mins drive from Groundswell)

£85 per room (up to 2 guests) (Breakfast not included)

Call: 01438 779955


The Sun Hotel (15 mins drive from Groundswell)

The Sun, Sun Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1AF 

Rate: £65 (single) £75 (Double/Twin) (inc Breakfast)

Call: 0845 6086040 


La Bella Vita Hotel (15 mins drive from Groundswell)

Address: 9 Sun Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1AE, 

Rate: £65 (inc Breakfast)

Call: 01462 434380


Hitchin Priory Hotel (15 mins drive from Groundswell)

Hitchin Priory, Tilehouse Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 2DL

Double from: £83, Single from £75 (inc. Breakfast)

Call: 01462 420500


Premier Inn Hotel – Stevenage North (15 mins from Groundswell)

Coreys Mill Ln, Stevenage SG1 4AA

Rates: From £71.50 (inc Breakfast)

Call: 0871 527 9036 


Cromwell Hotel Stevenage (15 mins from Groundswell)

High Street, Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG1 3AZ

Rates: From £80 (for 2 adults)

Call: 01438 779954


The Lord Lister Hotel Hitchin (15 mins drive from Groundswell)

1 Park Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire – SG4 9AH

Rate: Twins from £70

Call: 01462 432712


Firs Hotel Hitchin (15 mins drive from Groundswell)

83 Bedford Road, Hitchin, SG5 2TY,

Rate: Twin £80

Call: 01462 422322


The Old Bull Inn, Royston (20 mins from Groundswell)

56 High St, Royston SG8 9AW

Rates: Twin £95, Single £80

Call: 01763 24200


Local Recommended B&Bs

Jenny Bergman has three rooms with double beds in her house in Weston near the Post Office (walking distance from the conference). £30 a room. 
Please get in touch with her if you are interested  

Templars Cross Lodge Baldock  (8 mins drive from Groundswell)

Family run B&B

Templars Cross Lodge, North Rd, Baldock, SG7 5DN

Rate: £55 per night (inc Breakfast)

Call: 07970 162753


The White House, Newnham (12 mins from Groundswell)

Newnham village, SG7 5JU

Family run B&B

Rate: Double or Twin with Private Bathroom from £60 per night, Double en-suite from £70 per night. 

Call Cindy on: 01462742745 


Newnham Manor B&B (12 mins drive from Groundswell)

Caldecote Road, Newnham, Hertfordshire, SG7 5LA.

Smart B&B with 6 double rooms

Rate: £100 per room (each room sleeps 2 – double beds)

Call Trish: 01462742815 


The Old Vicarage, Weston (5 mins drive from Groundswell)

Church Lane, Weston, SG4 7DJ

Private home with guest rooms. Limited occupancy. 

Rate: £40pp

Call Felicity on 01462790573


Radwell Mill B&B (12 mins drive from Groundswell)

Radwell village

Yurt rate: £75 (double bed)

River House: £95 (for two double beds)

Call Nicky: on 07971182475 or email (preferred) 


Fullers Hill Self-Catering Cottages (20 mins drive from Groundswell)

Fullers Hill, Gamlingay, Cambridge, SG19 3BP

Rates: from £150 per night (for 4 guests)

6 luxury self catering holiday cottages. All sleep 4 and some have double sofa beds. 

Contact: Jenny or John on 07544 208959


Lodge Farm B&B Kings Walden (20 mins drive from Groundswell)

Lodge Farmhouse, Kings Walden, Hitchin, SG4 8LL

Rate: £70 (double)

Call: 01462 768 229


Hotels near local airports for those flying in/out

LUTON AIRPORT (35 mins drive from Groundswell)

Holiday Inn Luton Airport

Airport Way, Luton LU2 9LF

Rates: from £60

Call: 01582 218111

Hotel Ibis Luton Airport

Spittlesea Rd, Luton LU2 9NZ

Rates: from £65

Phone: 01582 424488


STANSTED AIRPORT (45 mins drive from Groundwell)

Premier Inn Stansted Airport

Rates: from £63

Stansted Airport, Thremhall Ave, Stansted CM24 1PY

Phone: 0871 527 9352

Hampton by Hilton Hotel Stansted Airport

Address: Round Coppice Rd, Stansted CM24 1SF

Rates: from £71

Phone: 01279 680800