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County Hotel Chelmsford

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Suite, 1 King Bed | In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premier Room, 1 Double Bed | In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Suite, 1 King Bed | In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of County Hotel Chelmsford

County Hotel Chelmsford

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Chelmsford with restaurant and bar/lounge

7.8/10 Good

315 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
The price is £104
Price available on 11/12/2022
Map
29 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, England, CM1 2PZ
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Conference centre
  • Business centre
  • 5 meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Conference space
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Lift

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Chelmsford

Getting around

  • London (STN-Stansted) - 23 min drive
  • London (SEN-Southend) - 24 min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) - 59 min drive
  • Chelmsford Station - 4 min walk
  • Wickford Hatfield Peverel Station - 10 min drive
  • Ingatestone Station - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lantern House - 2 min walk
  • Zen Noodle Bar - 8 min walk
  • Viet Kitchen - 8 min walk
  • Back Inn Time - 8 min walk
  • Slice Sandwich Co. - 9 min walk

About this property

County Hotel Chelmsford

Located near a train station, County Hotel Chelmsford is a great choice for a stay in Chelmsford. For a bite to eat, guests can visit Samphire Restaurant, which serves British cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Other highlights at this upmarket hotel include a bar/lounge and a terrace. Fellow travellers say good things about the helpful staff and location.

Languages

Arabic, English, Filipino, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 50 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free uncovered on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) on weekday mornings 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Travelling with children

  • Children's menu

Working away

  • Business centre
  • 5 meeting rooms
  • Conference centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Samphire Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between GBP 8.00 and GBP 15.00 per person (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

County Chelmsford
County Hotel
County Hotel Chelmsford
The County Hotel Chelmsford Essex
County Hotel Chelmsford Hotel
County Hotel Chelmsford Chelmsford
County Hotel Chelmsford Hotel Chelmsford

Frequently asked questions

Does County Hotel Chelmsford offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, County Hotel Chelmsford does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at County Hotel Chelmsford?
As of 7 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at County Hotel Chelmsford on 11 Dec 2022 start from £104, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at County Hotel Chelmsford?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at County Hotel Chelmsford?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at County Hotel Chelmsford?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at County Hotel Chelmsford?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at County Hotel Chelmsford and nearby?
County Hotel Chelmsford has a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near County Hotel Chelmsford?
Yes, Samphire Restaurant offers British cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Zen Noodle Bar (8-min walk), Viet Kitchen (8-min walk) and Back Inn Time (8-min walk).
Does County Hotel Chelmsford have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.
What's the area around County Hotel Chelmsford like?
County Hotel Chelmsford is in the heart of Chelmsford, a short 4-minute walk from Chelmsford Station and 8 minutes' walk from Chelmsford Cathedral. Travellers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.2/10

Amenities

7.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.5/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

Friendly, helpful staff but hotel is old
Friendly, helpful staff, however this is an old, tired hotel. I was also kept awake by noisy, drunk guests (not the hotel’s fault though).
1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Mark, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Joseph, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Kazuya, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great Hotel, restaurant and bar very good, Personel very helpfull,
terry, 2-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Need a revamp
Hotel feels a little in need of a revamp. Staff friendly and ok for a night away on a business trip. But not one looking to go back to again.
1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Great location if travelling by train
Great location for visiting family by train. Staff are lovely and nice sandwiches for lunch.
Catherine, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Emma, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Trevor, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Angus, 1-night trip
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