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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

707 reviews 8.9
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£ 95.00

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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

456 reviews 7.9
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£ 85.00

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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

291 reviews 9.4
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£ 155.00

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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

349 reviews 9.4
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£ 1.00

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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

840 reviews 7.8
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£ 76.50

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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

962 reviews 8
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£ 73.80

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Channels Hotel

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 Estate. The individually designed rooms and suites include original features, such as exposed wooden beams,... read more

716 reviews 9.4
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£ 85.00

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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

380 reviews 7.7
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£ 1.00

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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

190 reviews 8.1
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£ 52.92

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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

317 reviews 9.3
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£ 1.00

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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

18 reviews 9.2
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£ 1.00

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Chelmsford Central Apartments by IR

CM1 1SS, Chelmsford, Broomfield Road 90/C

Located within 9 km of Hylands Park and 2 km of Chelmsford Cathedral in Chelmsford, Chelmsford Central Apartments by IR provides accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV. All units comprise a seating area with... read more

19 reviews 6.5
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£ 98.70

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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

64 reviews 8.8
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£ 102.00

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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

68 reviews 9.3
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£ 83.00

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Bluebell Yurt with Private Hot Tub and fishing

CM3 2JL, Chelmsford, Lakeland Fishery Wickham Bishops Road

Bluebell Yurt with Private Hot Tub and fishing provides accommodation in Hatfield Peverel. Complimentary private parking is available on site. The luxury yurt offers a hot tub and barbecue. A kitchen and a bathroom are... read more

7 reviews 9.7
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£ 190.00

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Apartments Chelmsford

CM2 0RR, Chelmsford, 110 New Writtle Street

Apartments Chelmsford is situated in Chelmsford, 8 km from Hylands Park, 1.8 km from Chelmsford Cathedral, and 1.5 km from Essex County Council. This apartment features free private parking, a 24-hour front desk and free... read more

7 reviews 5.4
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£ 125.00

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Tanzanite Serviced Apartment

CM1 1SS, Chelmsford, 90 Broomfield Road

Featuring garden views, Tanzanite Serviced Apartment offers accommodation with a patio and a kettle, around 2 km from Chelmsford Cathedral. Located 9 km from Hylands Park, the property provides a garden and free private parking.... read more

54 reviews 8.9
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£ 102.00

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12A Cathedral Walk

CM1 1NX, Chelmsford, 12A Cathedral Walk

Boasting city views, 12A Cathedral Walk features accommodation with a balcony and a kettle, around 9 km from Hylands Park. The Chelmsford Cathedral and the Essex County Council are within 90 metres and 600 metres... read more

40 reviews 7.8
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£ 121.50

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19 Cathedral Walk

CM1 1NX, Chelmsford, 19 Cathedral Walk

Featuring city views, 19 Cathedral Walk provides accommodation with a balcony and a kettle, around 9 km from Hylands Park. The Chelmsford Cathedral and the Essex County Council are within a few steps and 500... read more

36 reviews 7.6
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£ 1.00

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Fortified Apartment

CM1 1GP, Chelmsford, 70 Victoria Court,

Located in Chelmsford in the Essex region, with Chelmsford Cathedral and Anglia Ruskin University - Business School nearby, Fortified Apartment provides accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. The units come with parquet floors... read more

62 reviews 8.6
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£ 118.80

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Vetrelax Chelmsford Cressy Apartment

CM2 6ND, Chelmsford, 31 Cressy Quay

Situated in Chelmsford and only 9 km from Hylands Park, Vetrelax Chelmsford Cressy Apartment features accommodation with river views, free WiFi and free private parking. With city views, this accommodation offers a balcony. The apartment... read more

9 reviews 6.4
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£ 119.00

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Vetrelax Chelmsford Gemini Apartment

CM2 0PD, Chelmsford, New London Road

Vetrelax Chelmsford Gemini Apartment has city views, free WiFi and free private parking, set in Chelmsford, 9 km from Hylands Park. Each unit has a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, a seating area, a... read more

12 reviews 8
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£ 1.00

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Meadows barn

CM3 4BZ, Chelmsford, Bassetts lane Little baddow

Set within 12 km of Hylands Park and 9 km of Chelmsford Cathedral in Chelmsford, Meadows barn features self-catering accommodation with seating area and flat-screen TV. Complimentary WiFi is offered. Each unit is comprised of... read more

118 reviews 9.3
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£ 95.00

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Niche Riverside Apartments

CM2 6ND, Chelmsford, 24 Cressy Quay

Set in Chelmsford, 9 km from Hylands Park, Niche Riverside Apartments offers a living room with a flat-screen TV. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi. The apartment features... read more

20 reviews 8.6
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£ 108.00

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Niche Central Park Apartments

CM2 0FQ, Chelmsford, Apt 28 Century Tower

Featuring river views, Niche Central Park Apartments offers accommodation with a balcony and a kettle, around 8 km from Hylands Park. It has city views and free WiFi throughout the property. The apartment features 1... read more

26 reviews 9
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£ 100.00

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IR Chelmsford Riverside Apartment

CM1 1GH, Chelmsford, Bond Street

IR Chelmsford Riverside Apartment in Chelmsford provides accommodation with free WiFi, 9 km from Hylands Park, 500 metres from Chelmsford Cathedral and 400 metres from Essex County Council. The apartment features 2 bedrooms, a flat-screen... read more

7 reviews 5.7
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£ 124.00

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Genesis Serviced Apartment

CM1 1SN, Chelmsford, Flat 3, 6A Broomfield Road

Genesis Serviced Apartment in Chelmsford offers accommodation with free WiFi, 9 km from Hylands Park, 1.6 km from Chelmsford Cathedral and 90 metres from Chelmsford City Council. The apartment has 1 bedroom, a kitchen with... read more

14 reviews 8.8
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£ 80.00

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Central Penthouse Apartment - Parking & Wifi

CM2 0FQ, Chelmsford, Apartment 84, Century Tower, Shire Gate

Central Penthouse Apartment - Parking & Wifi features a balcony and is set in Chelmsford, within just 1.9 km of Chelmsford Cathedral and 1.6 km of Essex County Council. Situated 2.2 km from Anglia Ruskin... read more

4 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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The Avenues

CM1 4JE, Chelmsford, 26 North Avenue

The Avenues, a property with a shared lounge and a garden, is set in Chelmsford, 6.4 km from Hylands Park, 2.4 km from Chelmsford Cathedral, as well as 1.6 km from Chelmsford City Council. The... read more

9 reviews 9.5
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£ 100.00

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Victoria’s Place

CM2 6LH, Chelmsford, Victoria Road

Located just 9 km from Hylands Park, Victoria’s Place provides accommodation in Chelmsford with access to a shared lounge, a garden, as well as a shared kitchen. It is situated 1.5 km from Chelmsford Cathedral... read more

5 reviews 9
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£ 185.76

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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.