83 Bedford RoadSG5 2TYHitchinUnited Kingdom

About Firs

Conveniently located in the heart of Hitchin, just a short walk from Hitchin Swimming Centre, Firs Hitchin is a family-run property with easy access to local attractions in the city.

All 29 spacious rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, and television with international channels. Guests can book double rooms, twin rooms, family rooms, triple rooms, single rooms, and  double king rooms.

Firs Hitchin features a reception area, Wi-Fi in common areas, meeting facilities, designated smoking areas, wheelchair access to conference rooms, onsite car parking, daily maid service, and a garden. Property staff speaks fluent English and Italian.

A full English breakfast is available each morning in the breakfast room. The restaurant serves traditional English dishes for dinner. Guests can order refreshing drinks at the onsite bar.

Nearby attractions include The British School Museum and The Half Moon.


83 Bedford Road, SG5 2TY, Hitchin, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1462)422322 | Fax: +44(1462)432051 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 13:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Great location

Many guests appreciate the central location and say the property is within walking distance from the centre of the city. Others like that several restaurants and bars can be found in the area and note that free parking spots are available onsite.

Nicely decorated rooms

Most guests find the rooms spacious and well-decorated, noting that the television is large and the Wi-Fi in rooms is fast. Others appreciate the complimentary biscuits in rooms and say the shower in the bathroom is powerful.

Delicious English breakfast

A majority of guests love the freshly made English breakfast and comment that there is always plenty to choose from. Others say there are several options for vegetarians and say the staff at the breakfast room is attentive and friendly.

Negative Reviews

Out-dated property

Several guests feel that the property is tired-looking and needs renovations, noting that the lobby looks gloomy and the walls in the breakfast room need fresh paint. Others comment that the selection of drinks available at the onsite bar could be better.

Noise from the street

A few guests report that rooms facing the main street are noisy, due to the busy road outside. Others mention that the walls in rooms are not soundproofed, noting that there is noise coming from other rooms, and suggest that light sleepers pack a pair of earplugs.

Poor heating

Some guests feel that the heating in hotel rooms does not work properly and say that the radiators in rooms are not warm enough. Others comment that most of the hotel facilities have problems with heating, including the reception area and the breakfast room.

Rating Overview

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8.3 out of 10 based on 103 reviews