Welcome to Academy

Available All Year

Academy Residences presents Academy St Albans, a beautiful residential centre for groups. 

We rent accommodation and facilities to visiting groups of 10 – 400 people all year round.

Academy St Albans is the perfect choice for your school or college, university, charity, performing arts or sports team, training or meeting, activity programme, faith retreat, film project, or special interest event.

Stay at an enchanting Victorian retreat centre surrounded by 50 acres of grounds and gardens in the village of London Colney. Highlights include the charming setting, the quad garden and the amount of available space.

  • Dance Studio
  • Basketball
  • Pitches

  • Extensive Grounds
  • Campfire Site

  • Maximum Group size: 400
  • Minimum Group Size: 10

  • London 16 Miles

  • Free high speed wifi

  • 240 capacity Great Hall
  • 24 Classrooms
  • St Raphael’s Centre

  • Private offices

  • Dining Hall & OUTDOOR SEATING
  • LOFT CAFÉ AND BAR
  • Westminster ROOM

“Having used many well-known venues this was the best. Highly recommend!”

The Academy Promise

A RESPECT FOR OTHER PEOPLE

If you share our site you will do so under our Respect Code. No anti-social or negative behaviour will ever be tolerated. We’re proud of our diverse, multicultural and international campus community

YOU ONLY PAY FOR WHO COMES

Unless you’re signed up to a minimum guarantee you will only be charged for the number of people that come to site. We understand numbers can go up and down but we won’t punish you for late changes