Hotel, Hostel and Bed & Breakfast Accommodation

Pontlands Park Hotel

CM2 8HR, Chelmsford, West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow

Pontlands Park is located in countryside just 15 minutes’ drive from the M25 and 30 minutes from Stansted Airport. Built in 1879 the hotel features Victorian architecture and relaxed splendour. The hotel is situated to... read more

559 reviews 9
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£ 110.50

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Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel

CM4 0EH, Chelmsford, Writtle Road, Margaretting

Nestled in Essex countryside, this hotel is set in 9 acres of garden and parkland in the village of Margaretting and is close to the A12 between Chelmsford and Brentwood. Originally a Victorian country house,... read more

391 reviews 8.1
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£ 93.50

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Chelmsford Serviced Apartments

CM2 0DD, Chelmsford, 39 - 43 Baddow Road

Overlooking the River Chelmer, these apartments are in a quiet, central area of Chelmsford. Enjoy a fully equipped kitchen and a 42-inch plasma-screen TV with full Sky channel package. Chelmsford Serviced Apartments are 2-3 minutes’... read more

218 reviews 9.3
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£ 92.50

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The Lion Inn

CM3 3JA, Chelmsford, Main Road

An independent hotel with a continental feel, the Lion Inn has a bar, an elegant bistro-style restaurant and spacious air-conditioned rooms flat-screen TVs and free wired internet. For many years, the Lion Inn was a... read more

284 reviews 9.4
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£ 110.00

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Best Western Atlantic Hotel

CM1 1PP, Chelmsford, New St

The Best Western Atlantic Hotel is a hotel located a few minutes’ walk from Chelmsford’s centre. It offers free WiFi, free on-site parking and has an Italian Restaurant on-site. All guest rooms have a private... read more

694 reviews 7.8
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£ 90.00

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County Hotel

CM1 2PZ, Chelmsford, 29 Rainsford Road

The County Hotel, located in Chelmsford city centre, offers a range of services including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, as well as a South facing terrace where guests can enjoying a relaxing drink. The... read more

1045 reviews 8.1
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£ 75.00

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Channels Lodge

CM3 3PT, Chelmsford, Belsteads Farm Lane, Little Waltham

Dating back to the 15th century, this Tudor house and converted stable block is set in the grounds of Channels Golf Club and surrounded by 300 acres of quiet golf course, with 27 challenging holes.... read more

539 reviews 9.6
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£ 79.00

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The Riverside Inn

CM2 6LJ, Chelmsford, Victoria Road

The Riverside Inn is a converted 17th-century mill situated on the River Chelmer, just 5 minutes’ walk from Chelmsford town centre and Rail Station. All rooms at The Riverside Inn are refurbished with individual period... read more

530 reviews 7.9
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£ 63.00

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Rothmans B&B

CM2 7HQ, Chelmsford, 22 High Street, Great Baddow, Chelmsford

Decked with oak-beamed ceilings, Rothmans B&B is a grade II listed manor house situated in the urban village of Great Baddow. Still maintaining much of its original décor, it boasts a secluded walled garden and... read more

256 reviews 8
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£ 50.53

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The Compasses

CM3 1BU, Chelmsford, The Compasses, Littley Green

Situated in the quiet hamlet of Littley Green in the heart of the Essex countryside, The Compasses is a Victorian Pub steeped in history and tradition. With free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi access for... read more

426 reviews 9.4
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£ 75.00

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Chelmsford Riverside Serviced Apartment by PLL

CM2 6LR, Chelmsford, Shrublands Close

Chelmsford Riverside Serviced Apartment by PLL, located in the centre of Chelmsford, features river views and high-speed WiFi. The apartment has 3 bedrooms, including 2 with super-king beds which can be split into 2 singles,... read more

13 reviews 8.1
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£ 146.00

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Venus Executive Apartments Chelmsford

CM1 1SS, Chelmsford, 86 Broomfield Road

Venus Executive Apartments Chelmsford offers serviced accommodation 5-minutes' walk from Chelmsford Train Station, 10-minutes' walk from the city centre and 3.9 km from Hylands Park. There is a One-Bedroom Apartment, and also a Studio Apartment.... read more

34 reviews 9.4
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£ 76.18

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Chancellor Park Holiday Let

CM2 6YL, Chelmsford, 83 Eglinton Drive

Situated in Chelmsford in the Essex region, Chancellor Park Holiday Let features a patio and garden views. Complimentary WiFi is offered. The holiday home consists of 1 bathroom with free toiletries and a hair dryer,... read more

10 reviews 8.3
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£ 210.00

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Chelmsford Moulsham Serviced Apartment by PLL

CM2 0AS, Chelmsford, Lower Anchor Street

Chelmsford Moulsham Serviced Apartment by PLL is located in Chelmsford, 8 km from Hylands Park, and provides a patio, garden, and free WiFi. Housed in a building dating from 2000, this apartment is 1.9 km... read more

8 reviews 8
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£ 1.00

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Westpoint B and B

CM6 1PU, Chelmsford, Aythorpe Roding Dunmow Essex Unit number, suite, floor, building, etc.

Featuring a garden, Westpoint B and B is located in a rural area, 15.7 km from Chelmsford, 16 km from Hylands Park. Located just a 10 minute drive from Writtle University Collage the bed and... read more

96 reviews 9.2
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£ 60.00

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Chelmsford Central Apartments by IR

CM1 1SS, Chelmsford, Broomfield Road 90/C

Located within 9 km of Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Chelmsford Central Apartments by IR offers accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV. The units have a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, kettle, and an... read more

10 reviews 6.5
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£ 106.00

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Kohinoor Serviced Apartments

CM1 1QG, Chelmsford, 16 GLEBE ROAD Flat 9

Kohinoor Serviced Apartments offers accommodation in Chelmsford, within a 4-minute walk from Chelmsford Station. The unit is 3.8 km from Hylands Park. There is a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen complete with... read more

58 reviews 9.1
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£ 91.00

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Apollo Apartments Chelmsford

CM1 1SS, Chelmsford, 86 Broomfield Road

Featuring free WiFi, Apollo Apartments offers accommodation in Chelmsford. Hylands Park is 3.9 km from the property. There is a kitchen in all of the units, equipped with an oven, microwave, coffee machine and washing... read more

126 reviews 9.4
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£ 81.94

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Vetrelax Chelmsford Victoria Apartment

CM1 1GL, Chelmsford, new street 53, victoria court

Offering free WiFi and garden views, Vetrelax Chelmsford Victoria Apartment is an accommodation located in Chelmsford. Guests staying at this apartment have access to a fully equipped kitchen and a balcony. The apartment has 2... read more

17 reviews 7.1
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£ 119.00

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Icon Watson Heights

CM1 1AF, Chelmsford, Watson Heights

Icon Watson Heights offers accommodation in Chelmsford, 9 km from Hylands Park and 1.2 km from Chelmsford Cathedral. Guests staying at this apartment have access to free WiFi and a balcony. The apartment is equipped... read more

5 reviews 8.5
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£ 106.00

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The area has remained popular in modern times because of the ease with which travellers can make their way into London and explore areas of Essex and south east England. Chelmsford itself is a well known area for its mix of historic and modern attractions, and the festivals and events that take place in the area that attract visitors from around the World to this region of Essex.

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accommodation town centre chelmsfordAround the city there are a number of accommodation options for those seeking individual and family rooms from cheap hotels to b&b’s. The city has a number of bed and breakfast options, which offer a family friendly option to visit the region and spend some time exploring the history and modern attractions that fill the area.

Visitors can make the choice of where they wish to stay in the region, from the rural outskirts of the area to the redeveloped West End that features luxury accommodation options and a number of high quality shops, bars and restaurants.

The historic town centre can also be a good place to stay within the city as this provides easy access to the railway station linking the area to London and the rest of the UK. Staying in family rooms in the town centre can also offer an easy way to explore and enjoy this historic area of England, which sees many historic buildings now used as bed and breakfast accommodation and cheap hotels popular with visitors.

Popular attractions in town include the Chelmsford Museum, Essex County Cricket Club, Riverside Ice and Leisure and Cathedral.

Popular events held in the town centre


bed and breakfastOne of the most popular events occurring in the area is the World famous V Festival that takes place each year in August in Hylands Park, with the V Festival attracting the top musical acts in the World. Many people choose to seek accommodation within the area and others sleep at the site in the tented village.

Alongside the V Festival, Hylands park is well known for being the home of Hylands House, a listed building that was built in the 18th century in a Queen Anne style. Exploring the grounds can be done with the stable area of the house is now a visitor centre that details the history of the house, which is situated close to historic Writtle College.

From any of the b&b’s in the area the local cathedral can be explored with its Gothic architecture that dates back as far as the 13th century. Many local areas can be explored from Chelmsford, which include the many attractions of the North Sea coast that includes a large number of birds and local wildlife found at the Blackwater Estuary in nearby Maldon.

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Writtle College and Anglia Ruskin University


Address of Writtle College : Lordship Rd, Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 3RR, United Kingdom

University college, previously known as Writtle Agricultural College. It’s a partner institution of the University of Essex, located just outside Chelmsford.

Address of Anglia Ruskin University : Bishop Hall Lane, CM1 1SQ

Large campus of the Anglia Ruskin University which has more than 30,000 students.

Chelmsford in Essex England UK


Location : this town is located in eastern part of England in the heart of Essex, about 30 miles from central London, which is to the south-west. Cambridge city centre and university can easily be reached by the M11 motorway.

The city has good access to fast roads towards Colchester Essex, Braintree, Romford, Southend (airport hotel) and Lakeside Shopping Centre.

Stansted airport, which is less than 30 minutes away, can easily be reached by the regular X30 Bus Service.

Region : East of England

County : Essex

Nearby Attractions and Sights


Tropical Wings Zoo

(Wickford Road, South Woodham Ferrers, CM3 5QZ England UK)

See exotic animals, fish, birds and free flying butterflies in the lovely Tropical House. Great for families.

RHS Garden Hyde Hall

(Creephedge Lane, Essex CM3 8ET, United Kingdom)

Public garden, beautiful for picnics. There is plenty of space to walk around and admire the newly planted avenues and beds.

Hylands House

(London Road, CM2 8WQ England UK)

Hylands House is an impressive Grade II neo-classical villa. The park that surrounding the villa is perfect for walking the dog or simply relaxing.

Chelmsford Cathedral

(New Street, CM1 1TY Essex England)

Church dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, St Peter and St Cedd. This beautiful cathedral is located behind the busy shopping area of the city, which makes it an ideal break from the hustle and bustle.