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Pontlands Park
3.5 out of 5
West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (147 reviews)
access to unknown areas of Essex

"the hotel is in very good position for accessing the Essex countryside and estuary areas. staff very helpful during this covid time they have adapted the hotel areas well."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Pontlands Park
The Riverside Chelmsford
4 out of 5
Victoria Road, Chelmsford, England
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4/5Very Good! (26 reviews)
Closed Hotel!!

"I arrived at the hotel just after 8 pm on Friday 14/11/14 to find it closed for renovation. I'd even received confirmation and an itinerary from you. Fortunately I was able to find another hotel within an hour. I've spoken to the hotel this morning and they tell me that they had cancelled their contract ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2014

The Riverside Chelmsford
Best Western Atlantic Hotel
3 out of 5
Brook Street, Off New Street, Chelmsford, England
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The price is ¥8,565 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
3.9/5Very Good! (327 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Does everything well, but the here really shine out. They are all excellent!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

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County Hotel Chelmsford
4 out of 5
29 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, England
The price is ¥12,092 per night from Feb 17 to Feb 18
3.9/5Good! (277 reviews)
Nice play to stay the night

"The hotel was easy to find with lots of parking available. It looks cosy and welcoming and staff were really nice. The bed was very firm and the duvet was thin, so not too comfy. The room was a bit chilly. It had an old fashioned heater in it but we didn’t think to put it on in time for it to make ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

County Hotel Chelmsford
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Chelmsford?
You’re likely already making plans to see the places with historical relevance during your vacation in Chelmsford. Why not absorb the local color with a visit to the bars?
What's the best hotel in Chelmsford to learn about local history?
The Lion Inn is a top 3.5-star B&B on Expedia for those interested in history and it features parking. Hylands House and Park is a short 10-minute drive away. If you’re interested in local history, another option for your visit is Channels Lodge.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Chelmsford?
In Chelmsford, you’ll find 86 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 16 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places to visit in Chelmsford?
Landmarks like Chelmsford Cathedral and Hylands House and Park in Chelmsford might be worth a visit. In the area, you’ll also find Festival Leisure Park and Adventure Island.
What is a historic hotel like in Chelmsford?
Historic hotels give guests the opportunity to stay in a place recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of castles, palaces or even pubs or old police stations — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Chelmsford typically preserve original qualities like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
These terms are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and actual building. Mainly a heritage hotel draws meaning from the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Chelmsford have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the amenities you’d find in a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. In Chelmsford, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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