The Southern Cross Hotel
41 - 43 Langley Road
Tel: 01923 256033
Fax: 01923 210311
A relaxed and sophisticated pub and hotel with historic wartime connections.
Used as the headquarters of American Intelligence during WWII, the Southern Cross Hotel is an interesting turn of the century building with dungeons underneath.
It is a friendly pub offering clean, comfortable and competitively priced accommodation and good value food and drink.
With parking for 40 cars the Southern Cross is ideally situated for those visiting Watford or on a stop over
The Southern Cross Hotel has ten single and twin rooms, fitted and furnished to ensure your relaxation and comfort.
All rooms are equipped with a sink and a shower, a television and tea/coffee making facilities.
One twin room has complete en-suite facilities.
For direct reservations please call 01923 256033
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Food and Drink
The Southern Cross Hotel is part of the
Flaming Grill Chain of Pubs
and serve good quality value for money pub food with a wide choice of meals and Sunday Roasts, served daily from 12noon - 9pm
The Southern Cross Hotel has a selection of cask ales, draught beers and lagers plus regularly changing guest ales,
a range of wines by the bottle or glass is available plus a selection of soft drinks and beverages.
The Southern Cross Hotel is renowned for regular quizzes (Thursdays and Sundays), dominoes and board games, including Scrabble and Cluedo.
The pub is comfortable and spacious, with oak beams, cosy fireplaces and relaxing furniture, whilst outside there are two patio areas
Pub Opening Times and facilities
Monday - Sunday 12:00am - 11:00pm
How to Find the Southern Cross Hotel
Cask Marque accredited
Two Patio Areas, Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilet, Car Parking, Disabled Car Parking, Coaches Welcome, ATM Machine, Debit and Credit Cards accepted
Situated near to Watford town centre, the Southern Cross Hotel is easily accessible from either the M1 or M25 motorways
From the M1, leave at Junction 5 and take the exit onto the A4008 (Stephenson Way) towards central Watford and at the first roundabout turn right then first left onto Radlett Road.
At the next roundabout turn right onto Orphanage Road, over the next roundabout going underneath the railway line until you arrive at a another (small) roundabout.
Turn right here onto Woodford Road and bear right on the slip road onto Station Road (Watford Junction Station will be on your right).
Continue straight on and bear towards the central lane of Station Road. At the lights continue straight across the A412 onto Langley Road where you will find the Southern Cross a few hundred yards up on the left hand side
Places to visit
From the M25, clockwise leave at Junction 19, anti-clockwise leave at Junction 20 and follow the main Watford/Hempstead Road towards central Watford (being wary of traffic cameras).
After a mile or so you will come to a large roundabout with a car-park in the centre, stay left and follow the road round to the next roundabout where you will turn left onto the A412 (Rickmansworth Road).
Turn left at the next set of lights onto Langley Road where you will find the Southern Cross a few hundred yards up on the left hand side
The Southern Cross Hotel is 800 yards (10 minutes walk) from Watford Junction Railway Station.
Come out of the station, bear right and walk straight up Station Road, across the A412 and onto Langley Road where you will find the Southern Cross Hotel on the left hand side
Just a short walk from the intu Shopping Centre and Watford’s Cafe, Bar and Bistro area, the Southern Cross Hotel is a short drive from Watford Town FC and Watford General Hospital