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The Roman city of Verulamium was built here on one bank of the River Ver. Bricks from the Roman town were subsequently used to build an abbey on the opposite bank, which later became a parish church and then a cathedral, as the large village developed into a town.

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  • Cathedral Interesting

    st. George GB - Saint Albans AL1 1BY

    The original abbey was a shrine to St Alban, England's first Christian martyr. The present building, dominated by its Norman tower, was started in 1077 and underwent many alterations. The façade dates from 1879. Interesting features inside include th..

  • Verulamium Interesting

    st. St Michael's GB - Saint Albans AL3 4SW

    Verulamium was one of the largest cities in Roman Britain. It was founded in AD 49 and rebuilt at least twice, once after being sacked in AD 61 and again in AD 155 after a major fire. The site was excavated in the 1930s and in the 1950s. The museum p..

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Hotels Saint Albans

  • Sopwell House Hotel

    Cottonmill Lane, GB - Saint Albans AL1 2HQ

    At this magnificent Georgian house, guests can enjoy afternoon tea beside a roaring fire, stroll through 12 acres of pretty gardens, and relax in the spa. Central London is just 40 minutes’ drive away. A beautiful Art Deco-inspired swimming pool, mo..

  • Quality Hotel St Albans Three stars Three stars Three stars

    232 - 236 London Rd GB - Saint Albans AL1 1JQ

    Prix Prices from : 61 £

    Located in the historic city of St Albans, this convenient, comfortable and popular hotel is a short drive from London and is easily accessible from the M25, M1 and A1(M). Quality Hotel St Albans is conveniently located just a 5 minute drive away fr..

  • Ardmore House Hotel

    54 Lemsford Rd GB - Saint Albans AL1 3PR

    Set in an Edwardian residence with a Victorian annex, Ardmore House Hotel is located in St Albans and boasts a large garden with a pond, as well as an on-site bar, a restaurant and a piano room. It offers rooms with traditional décor and free WiFi ac..

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Restaurants Saint Albans

  • Lake Comfortable restaurant 

    St Michael's Village, Fishpool St GB - AL3 4RY St Albans

    Spacious, airy orangery in a family owned manor house, which looks out over well-tended gardens and a lake. Daily changing dishes feature contemporary twists; the Lake Menu is good value. Formal service comes from a chatty team.

  • Thompson @ Darcy's Comfortable restaurant 

    2 Hatfield Rd GB - AL1 3RP St Albans

    Come on a Sunday for 'lobster and steak' night or any day of the week for refined, tasty dishes with a modern edge. Three contemporary dining rooms feature bold artwork from the local gallery. Try the lesser-known wines by the glass.

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