Thaxted is a great place to base yourself in Essex as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Hatfield Forest and Mountfitchet Castle are amongst the best places to explore here. Two more worthwhile attractions within a short distance of Thaxted are the Bishop's Stortford Golf Club and the Towerlands Park Golf Course.
Melbourne Stadium, Chelmsford is a great place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Chelmsford City FC, in action. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear maroon and white, the colors of the Chelmsford City FC.
To really get to know Thaxted, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Radisson BLU Hotel London Stansted Airport, Bishop's Stortford, the Holiday Inn Express London Stansted Airport, Bishop's Stortford and the Hilton London Stansted Airport Hotel are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.