Hoddesdon & Surrounding

Hoddesdon is a town in the Broxbourne borough of the English county of Hertfordshire, situated in the Lea Valley. It grew up as a coaching stop on the route between Cambridge and London. It is located 3 miles (5 km) West of Harlow 4 miles (6 km) southeast of Hertford, 5 miles (8 km) north of Waltham Cross and 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Bishop's Stortford. Hoddesdon is home to many schools, attractions, restaurants and bars

What's in Hoddesdon & Surrounding

The Hertfordshire Golf & Country Club

The Hertfordshire Golf & Country Club

The Hertfordshire Golf and Country Club is not only home to an amazing Golf Course and Driving Range, but also an incredible Health Club with outdoor tennis courts and a refreshing swimming pool. The Hertfordshire has something to offer for all the family, from children's swim times and golf camps to a relaxing poolside environment, or 18 holes on our fantastic golf course

www.thehertfordshiregolf.co.uk/
Hoddesdon Market

Hoddesdon Market

Markets are held at Hoddesdon every Wednesday and Friday and attract up to 70 stall holders and a host of shoppers.

www.broxbourne.gov.uk/business-support-businesses-resident-community-and-living/markets
Rye House Station

Rye House Station

Rye House railway station is in the Rye House area of Hoddesdon in Hertfordshire, England. It is on the Hertford East branch of the West Anglia Main Line, and train services are provided by Abellio Greater Anglia

www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/ryh/details.html
Broxbourne Station

Broxbourne Station

Broxbourne railway station, opened in 1840, serves the towns of Broxbourne and Hoddesdon in Hertfordshire, England. It is on the West Anglia Main Line, and train services are provided by Abellio Greater Anglia, which also manages the station.

www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations_destinations/BXB.aspx
Clock  Tower

Clock Tower

Built in 1835 by T. Smith on the site of the chapel of St. Katherine which had been erected in 1336 by William de la Marche. In the tower is a bell that was given to the chapel in 1510. The east and west faces of the clock are original

Lea Valley Boat Centre

Lea Valley Boat Centre

At just a stone's throw from Broxbourne train station Lee Valley Boat Centre is the prefect place to have fun on the water. You can hire an electric pleasure craft, pedalo or rowing boat and navigate the river. Situated within the picturesque River Lee Country Park,

www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk/lee-valley-boat-centre
Rye House Kart Raceway

Rye House Kart Raceway

Rye House Kart Raceway is one of the top rated kart tracks in the UK and is where many F1 stars started their racing careers. Other activities include, Laser Combat, Rye-Assic Adventure Park & Crazy Golf.

www.rye-house.co.uk/
The Spotlight (Civic Hall)

The Spotlight (Civic Hall)

The Spotlight is a unique multi-purpose venue ideal for weddings and receptions, seminars, conferences, meetings, exhibitions and private events.

www.broxbourne.gov.uk/leisure-spotlight-year-culture/landing/spotlight
Lowewood Museum

Lowewood Museum

Located in a beautiful Georgian building , Lowewood Museum showcases the history of the Borough of Broxbourne. Discover the history of the local area from prehistoric times to the present day. Activities, events, exhibitions and gallery trails ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy.

www.broxbourne.gov.uk/leisure-lowewood-museum/landing/lowewood-museum
Rye House Gatehouse

Rye House Gatehouse

The Gatehouse is in some ways an example of medieval bling. As part of one of the first brick built houses in the country and boasting outstanding decoration, this was a structure that was meant to project power, prestige and wealth. Whilst you're here, visit the nearby Rye House Quay on the River Lee Navigation, a lovely spot to linger in or to have your picnic.

www.visitleevalley.org.uk/en/content/cms/nature/gardens-heritage/rye-house-gatehouse/
Barclay Park

Barclay Park

This Green Flag accredited Park is situated on a gentle hillside overlooking an ornamental lake, which has recently been restored as part of a Heritage Lottery Fund project initiated by the Friends of Barclay Park group. The total area of the park is 18.3 acres. Facilities include car parking, picnic tables, a duck pond, toilets, easy access pathway and play equipment.

www.broxbourne.gov.uk/leisure-parks-and-green-spaces/barclay-park
Restaurants and Bars

Restaurants and Bars

Hoddesdon has many restaurants and bars providing a variety of cuisines and entertainment.

Primary Schools

Primary Schools

Hoddesdon has a reputation for providing a high standard and varied choice of schooling for all ages. Please click below for more information regarding primary schools within the local area.

www.schoolguide.co.uk/primary-schools/Hoddesdon
Secondary Schools

Secondary Schools

Hoddesdon has a reputation for providing a high standard and varied choice of schooling for all ages. Please click below for more information regarding secondary schools within the local area.

www.schoolguide.co.uk/secondary-schools/Hoddesdon
Sports and Leisure

Sports and Leisure

This multi centre features a range of state of the art facilities and provides a range of sports and leisure opportunities. Facilities available include: 25 metre state of the art swimming pool Separate learner pool, Fit & Well Gym, Fit & Well Exercise Studio, Multi purpose sports hall, Squash Courts, Outdoor Astroturf Facilities, Cricket Nets, Cafe/Bar (available for hire), Kidz Klub holiday activities, Scrambles soft play facilities.

www.broxbourne.gov.uk/leisure-spotlight-swimming-sport-and-recreation-exercise-classes-and-timetables-leisure-centres
Redwings Horse Sanctuary

Redwings Horse Sanctuary

Redwings Ada Cole is home to over 70 horses, ponies and donkeys, including handsome Gelderlander Zippy, cheeky donkey Del Boy, lovely Shetland pony Tinkerbell and rock 'n' roll pony Elvis - not forgetting Redwing's tiniest resident, Teeny Tucker! Visitors can enjoy walking tours and horse care demonstrations, followed by hot drinks and tasty bakes from the cafe. There is also an on-site gift shop offering a range of souvenirs, all proceeds from which support the hundreds of horses in our care.

www.redwings.org.uk/get-involved/visit/ada-cole-rescue-centre