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Hampton By Hilton London Stansted Airport

Hampton By Hilton London Stansted Airport

Bassingbourn Road, Essex, Stansted
3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (100 reviews)
Well appointed hotel by airport Had to stay next to airport because of very early flight out. Hit by bad snow the night before but … - 

$79

$79
Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Waltham Close Stansted Airport, Bishop's Stortford
4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (3,395 reviews)
Close to Stansted Airport Parking was a nightmare; car access to pick-up guests not easy/clear; good breakfast - 

$94

$94
Holiday Inn Express London Stansted Airport

Holiday Inn Express London Stansted Airport

Thremhall Avenue, Bishop's Stortford
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,790 reviews)
Nice staff, cheap rooms, clean rooms and handy We stayed here because our flight was cancelled - lots of other flights were cancelled too because … - 

$65

$65
The Great Hallingbury Manor Hotel

The Great Hallingbury Manor Hotel

Tilekin Green, Bishop's Stortford
4.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (535 reviews)
Beautiful Hotel at an amazing price! The hotel is breathtaking when you arrive and the Staff is very friendly. The rooms are spacious wi … - 

$58

$58
Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Birchwood Road, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (705 reviews)
Very basic hotel Overall ok stay, good value for money and clean. Check-in was quick and efficient. Very basic howev … - 

$59

$59
The George of Colchester

The George of Colchester

116 High Street, Colchester
4.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (261 reviews)
Κεντρικό ξενοδοχείο Κεντρικό ξενοδοχείο, σε πολύ βολική τοποθεσία για καταστήματα και εστιατόρια.Με επίπλωση παλιού αγγ … - 

$64

$64
Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

London Road, Colchester
4.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (421 reviews)
Marks Tey Hotel was lovely. The hotel was really nice. The room was very comfortable with hot tea and coffee available. The sho … - 

$55

$55
Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Bishop's Stortford
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (371 reviews)
Great hotel, historic character Great hotel, nice character, rooms nicely furnished, warm and comfortable. - 

$97

$97
DeSalis Hotel London Stansted

DeSalis Hotel London Stansted

Hall Road ( opposite Green St.), Bishop's Stortford
3.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (348 reviews)
Nice hotel near work Peace and quiet for recharge the battery's . Easy location by the airport and lcoal area... - 

$60

$60
Novotel London Stansted Airport

Novotel London Stansted Airport

Round Coppice Road, Stansted
4.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (1,337 reviews)
Perfect hotel for an overnight stay. - A welcoming reception staff when I arrived at 1.30am after a long day of travelling. - Room ideal … - 

$71

$71
Holiday Inn Express Braintree

Holiday Inn Express Braintree

Panners Roundabout Notley Cross, Braintree
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (340 reviews)
good hotel arrived at 1am in the morning after a wedding check in was quick nice clean comfy room - 

$57

$57
Days Inn London Stansted Airport

Days Inn London Stansted Airport

Welcome Break Service Area, Bishop's Stortford
3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (698 reviews)
Close to the airport, very convenient after a late We were made to feel welcome as we didn't arrive until 12.30, very helpful at the reception desk. W … - 

$51

$51
Best Western Atlantic Hotel

Best Western Atlantic Hotel

Brook Street, Chelmsford
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (95 reviews)
Very comfy beds, bathroom looked brand new Arrived at 9pm after a 3 hour journey and was told the restaurant was fully booked as they were hav … - 

$55

$55
Oyster Fleet Hotel

Oyster Fleet Hotel

Knightswick Road, Canvey Island
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (232 reviews)
Hotel booked to see fireworks display Top quality service and wonderful hotel.thoughly enjoyed our stay would recommend to anyone. - 

$56

$56
Park Inn by Radisson Harlow

Park Inn by Radisson Harlow

Southern Way, Harlow
3.5 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (343 reviews)
Such potential with money spent you need staff Was playing Bowls in an OSC event at Tye Green Bowling Club and i stayed here last year. I must say … - 

$53

$53
Campanile restaurant BASILDON - East of London

Campanile restaurant BASILDON - East of London

A127 Southend Arterial Road, Basildon
3.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (268 reviews)
Nice hotel in great location! Lovely hotel in prime location of basvegas! Staff are very welcoming and cater to your every reques … - 

$45

$45
Holiday Inn Basildon

Holiday Inn Basildon

Cranes Farm Road, Waterfront Walk, Basildon
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (265 reviews)
Nicely located for choice of chain restaurants The staff were very friendly and polite. There was a lot of noise from car park related to neighbou … - 

$76

$76
The Kingscliff Hotel

The Kingscliff Hotel

55 Kings Parade, Holland-On-Sea, Clacton-on-Sea
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (123 reviews)
Beautiful setting Check in was quick and easy. The room was adequate but wished I'd booked a double because don't lik … - 

$49

$49
Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

Colchester Road, Maldon
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (321 reviews)
Weekend break Pleasant hotel with large comfortable bedroom.Interesting bathroom products.Badly organised bar as … - 

$67

$67
Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (106 reviews)
Good place to stay and dine at an incredible price Location is excellent The view is excellent The place setting is excellent There are many walking t … - 

$95

$95
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Independent Essex Hotel Guide

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