StanstedUnited Kingdom

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Visit Stansted

Trendy Stansted awaits: its food, sports, spas, and more!

Find lots to see and do in Stansted—restaurants, swimming, and sights from Mountfitchet Castle to House on the Hill Toy Museum.

Top Hotels in Stansted

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
3 out of 5
Bassingbourn Road, Essex, Stansted, England
¥8,526
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3

Situated in Stansted, this hotel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Mountfitchet Castle and 32.2 mi (51.8 km) from Excel Exhibition Centre. Stansted Airport Station is ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (3,090 reviews)

"Fire alarm went off accidentally at 2:40am which was rather annoying as we had to be up at 3:30am so not much sleep."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2020

Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
Novotel London Stansted Airport
Novotel London Stansted Airport
4 out of 5
Round Coppice Road, London Stansted Airport, Stansted, England
¥7,523
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8

Situated near the airport, this eco-friendly hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Bishop's Stortford Golf Club, Mountfitchet Castle, and House on the Hill Toy Museum. ...

4.2/5Very Good! (501 reviews)

"The waiting staff in the restaurant were superb, nothing was too much trouble"…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Novotel London Stansted Airport
The Old Bell Hotel
The Old Bell Hotel
3 out of 5
Pines Hill, Stansted, England
¥8,736
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3

Situated near the airport, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Mountfitchet Castle and House on the Hill Toy Museum. Bishop's Stortford Golf ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (11 reviews)
Great place to stay

"Great place to stay and excellent service"…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019

The Old Bell Hotel

Popular things to do in Stansted

Mountfitchet Castle
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Mountfitchet Castle

Travel back more than 900 years in time when you step into a replica of a medieval castle and its dwellings.

Imperial War Museum Duxford
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Imperial War Museum Duxford

5/5(16 reviews)

Study the exhibits at Imperial War Museum Duxford, a popular museum in Duxford. Amble around this relaxing area's college campus and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Paradise Wildlife Park
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Paradise Wildlife Park

5/5(1 review)

Meet the native and exotic animals and discover why Paradise Wildlife Park is a popular stop in Broxbourne. Attend a football game or simply enjoy the lively bars while you're in the area.

Epping Forest
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Epping Forest

Rent a mountain bike and ride beneath the forest canopy or go bird-watching along the many hiking trails that wind through this ancient forest.

Audley End House
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Audley End House

4.5/5(4 reviews)

Visit operating stables, explore formal gardens and discover some local history at one of the finest examples of Jacobean architecture in Britain.

Hedingham Castle
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Hedingham Castle

Find out about the history of Halstead with a stop at Hedingham Castle. Check out the top-notch restaurants or lively bars in this quaint area.

Top activities in Stansted

Escape Lounge at London Stansted Airport (STN)
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Escape Lounge at London Stansted Airport (STN)

¥3,818

Take a break from the bustle of London Stansted Airport with a first-class relaxation experience in the Escape Lounge. With features that run the gamut from useful to luxurious—from Wi-Fi and TVs to a champagne bar—you can find a moment of solitude in one of Europe's busiest airports.

LAYOVER LONDON PRIVATE TOUR: From Stansted Airport stop over
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LAYOVER LONDON PRIVATE TOUR: From Stansted Airport stop over

¥12,987

Discover. London the capital of England, it’s a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations.

Stansted Airport to Central London Luxury Vehicle Private transfers 3-5 person
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Stansted Airport to Central London Luxury Vehicle Private transfers 3-5 person

¥4,770

our driver will go into the arrival hall 45 minutes after the flight lands, and wait a further 45 minutes. if you come out early, please call our emergency line, and we will arrange for your driver to go in.

Business London Stansted Airport Transfer E-Class
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Business London Stansted Airport Transfer E-Class

¥6,676

Airport pick-up: • Flight arrival time (45 minutes waiting included) will be monitored by your driver. • Dressed in formal attire and holding a name board. • Assistance with your luggage and when entering the vehicle.

Stansted Airport to Central London Luxury Vehicle Private transfers 1-2 person
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Stansted Airport to Central London Luxury Vehicle Private transfers 1-2 person

¥10,479

our driver will go into the arrival hall 45 minutes after the flight lands, and wait a further 45 minutes. if you come out early, please call our emergency line, and we will arrange for your driver to go in.

Luxury London Stansted Airport Transfer V-Class
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Luxury London Stansted Airport Transfer V-Class

¥3,310

Airport pick-up: • Flight arrival time (45 minutes waiting included) will be monitored by your driver. • Dressed in formal attire and holding a name board. • Assistance with your luggage and when entering the vehicle.

Reviews of Stansted

3.7

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 24.137931034482758%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 34.48275862068966%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 34.48275862068966%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 3.4482758620689653%
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1 - Terrible 3.4482758620689653%

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Dec 5, 2019

Too busy. It's a shame there is not a water fountain

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Aug 19, 2019

Airport has changed for the better but, could still use more seating in the waiting area with USB Charging stations.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jul 1, 2019

Not a convenient place to stay.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jun 1, 2019

The Airport was very busy and crowded. When you travel with luggage be aware of long queues

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

May 20, 2019

Really just a place for the airport, not a destination

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Dec 21, 2018

If you travel with Ryanair and have luggage make sure you arrive three hours, at least, before your flight as it is not exactly user friendly with the new machines that have been installed, Other than that Ryanair is okay and the airport pleasant.