Located amongst the charming villages of around St Albans, The Colney Fox offers the perfect balance – allowing you to enjoy a relaxing break with the convenience of central London.
The Colney Fox has been around a while and although there are no records pre dating the 1940's, it is thought that it was originally used as a boy's school. In the 1940's and 1950's it was called The Watersplash Hotel, a venue complete with, restaurant and swimming pool. Now restored and renamed, The Colney Fox is still full of heritage and tradition.
Dedicated to providing the best value accommodation, this bed and breakfast hotel in London Colney offers everything you need for a memorable stay – a delicious menu of seasonal pub food, cask ales and fine wines, comfortable accommodation, and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. The perfect pit stop for walkers working their way along the banks of the River Colne, The Colney Fox also caters for business travellers looking for a comfortable place to relax and refuel after a long, hard day.
The seasonal food menus are full of delicious hearty dishes such as slow-cooked lamb shank, steak & mushroom pie, and the infamous Hunter’s chicken. And to complement their delightful pub food, we’ve a wonderful array of fine wines, real ales, soft drinks and spirits for you to enjoy. So whether it’s dinner with friends or Sunday lunch with family, they are the perfect spot to spend some quality time with those you love the most.
Nestled into a historic building and boasting beautiful sash windows that flood the rooms with light, this lodge combines the traditional country pub style with modern touches. And what’s more, even room is named after the famous, local De Havilland company (manufacturers of the iconic Mosquito military aircraft). How’s that for a little local heritage on your cosy retreat?
Each room offers a host of features and amenities including complimentary WiFi, large-screen digital TVs, comfortable Hypnos beds with soft bedding, tea and coffee making facilities and a desk for catching up on work after a busy day. The en-suite facilities include a powerful shower, plenty of towels and a hairdryer. There’s also free on-site car parking and a lovely beer garden perfect for long summer evenings.