Top 5 Barns For Rent In Hertfordshire, England - Updated 2021

barn for rent hertfordshire

Are you living in Hertfordshire and are looking for a social detox, away from the city’s hustle and bustle? The UK is famous for its countryside, not only are they historically famous and are a prominent piece of architecture but also for its contemporary design, according to international standards. Though you might be living in a rural barn, you wouldn’t feel like missing out of essential like prime bedding, spacious rooms, an accessible kitchenette, ample view of nature, and local culture. Some of these barns are as old as a hundred years and have been refurbished into spacious private accommodation for vacation rentals. If you’re in the area, check out these top barns for rent in Hertfordshire, the UK.

1. Coach house with an amazing view (from USD 98)

This amazing coach house is an ideal option if you’re looking for private accommodation for a group of friends or a family of up to four people. This vacation rental has a cosy bedroom with king-size double bed, an airy open kitchen with a dining room which makes you feel at home, and living room area. Apart from that, the accommodation also has a working office space. From the windows, you can marvel at breathtaking views of the lush countryside life. Basically, you have access to all essentials and the Wi-Fi quality is also very responsive.

Chaise and Pair Coach House Sleeps 2 in Barkway
Barkway, England, United Kingdom
29 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fully equipped kitchen nice hot shower and beautiful views out over fields and the big green lawn
the space itself is comfortable clean and well kitted out
catharine is a lovely host and her chaise and pear coach house is just perfect
a great comfortable cosy apartment which is well located and peaceful
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2. Splendid annex that's part of the oldest house in town (from USD 114)

An incredibly spacious and mesmerizing annex with close proximity to local coffee houses, pubs, and supermarkets, this is an amazing private accommodation, ideal for four people. This accommodation has two enormous bedrooms and three beds with beautiful linens and is a perfect option for your weekend getaway. There’s a church very close to this barn. It will also give you an impressive view of the country life. The hostess is super friendly and makes sure to make your time at this place worthwhile.

Ashtree Annexe, part of the oldest house in town
60 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
-lovely view of church trees and sky from living room
clean fresh and modern
a gorgeous and extremely clean place
a charming space clean and well equipped
a stunning home that has everything you will need an amazing host and a lot of privacy
alison was a great host and we really enjoyed our stay we will most definitely return
alison was a welcoming host generously providing information on request and thoughtful provisions
alison was a fantastic host and was great at communicating
she was very communicative and helpful around check in/out would definitely recommend to others
the location is also perfect very close to some really good restaurants
good location and black squirels
the most beautiful annexe in a lovely location
the location off street parking & comfort of the annexe are definite drawcards too
five minutes walk to the station it provided a great space for 4 adults attending a wedding locally
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3. Charming barn converted from a historic granary (from USD 140)

A historic granary which was then converted to a terraced barn, this cottage is a primely located private accommodation in the centre of a Hertfordshire village. Ideally, it can house four people. With cosy bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen including a fridge and a dishwasher, and a dining area, this barn will make you feel you’re aptly at home! With easy access to local dining, pubs, shop, and local amusement, this barn guarantees a good time on your holiday.

Character cottage for 4 in pretty historic village
Ashwell, United Kingdom
20 reviews  Wifi Available
Barn 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
nicki and mike are great hosts
cottage is so nice we enjoyed our stay and the location was perfect
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4. Contemporary-style barn in the countryside (from USD 102)

This option is a stylish countryside barn in the proximity of Ashridge Forest. The accommodation is no different from what you may get to experience in a five-star hotel, with the interiors adhering to minimalist design along with a modern open kitchen system, living, and dining space, and spacious bedrooms. The accommodation also offers a mesmerizing view of the countryside, with long pathways and a beautiful garden. Along with that, many cafes, shops, and bars are in the vicinity of this property.

Bijou, characterful in beautiful surroundings.
Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
43 reviews Superhost
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful touches such as toiletries and breakfast essentials made our stay all that more comfortable
it is spotlessly clean and very well equipped
the place was beautiful comfy and really clean
thoughtful host personal touches and excellent recommendations for the local area
they were such kind hosts and made the whole experience easy and breezy would very much recommend
evelyn and rod were very friendly and welcoming
a great location with easy access to major roads
great location almost within the ashridge forest
the location is brilliant peaceful and fantastic for beautiful walks
the place is located in the beautiful countryside with loads of trails and cafes in walking distance
the location is beautiful and peaceful with lovely walks on the doorstep
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5. Picturesque rural retreat (from USD 81)

A beautiful barn with easy access from Harpenden, St. Albans, Luton Airport, and London, this stunning rural retreat offers private accommodation which is ideal for you and your family looking for a short trip, away from the hustle and bustle of busy city life. On prior booking, you’ll have the entire barn to yourself with access to their handy kitchenette and an indoor fireplace with wood-burning stove along with all the essential supples. The stunning mezzanine bedroom, with a queen bed, offers a mesmerizing view of the peaceful country life.

The Bakehouse
Kimpton, England, United Kingdom
91 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was great which was needed for my studies online
a amazing interior with a stunning fire place toasty underfloor heating in the bathroom and very helpful hosts
the bathroom has underfloor heating which was simply heaven in the morning getting showered
plus it was once a real bake house and you can see the oven in the main room =[]enjoy
now the place itself exceeded all expectations it’s a cool little apartment so unique
so clean and spacious
sparkling clean and tidy
very clean and well kept
clean and comfortable great value
very clean and stylishly done
helen is an excellent host
lovely space and attentive hosts
helen was a great host with quick simple and accurate responses to any questions i had
hosts were lovely and welcoming and helpful
helen and ben are fab hosts
great stay good location and value for money
lovely place & location but very basic
amazing place in a quaint village with loads of character
really enjoyed the stay and the peaceful location
lovely quaint barn conversion in a lovely rural village location
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Rustic barns with contemporary architecture

All of these private accommodations are available as vacation rentals. These barns are ideally designed to offer complete privacy and adhere to high standards of architecture and fine housing. If you’re planning to spend your weekend or are planning a short trip to nearby Hertfordshire, you must definitely consider these options. Spend some time like a local here and you’re sure to cherish your experience.

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