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BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
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Ranked #5 of 15 hotels in Chelmsford
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Alexander A Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sometimes you return to a hotel and it isn't as good as previously. Not the case with the Ivy Hill. We arrived early on Friday afternoon and enjoyed a Light Bite - delicious and just enough. Our dinner was taken in the adjoining resteraunt, Bartellas, with our friends who live in the area. We had a truly delicious meal, one... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank for your review following your second stay with us at Best Western Ivy Hill. I have passed on your positive comments to the team and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Jason Bartella Managing Director More

northants, UK
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for just one night in an executive twin with my mother. The room was a good size and very nicely decorated. The room was well equipped with everything we needed. We did have to ask for more tea and milk as there was only enough for one drink each but this was attended to without question and immediately. There... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you liked the room and your requests for additional items were dealt with quickly and you were well looked after during your stay. I am disappointed that you considered the lounge to be soulless, we worked hard to ensure it had a relaxed, welcoming and... More

Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us enjoyed a wonderful Mothers Day Afternoon Tea at this hotel, the food was delicious, the staff very helpful and accommodating. The hotel was in a lovely setting and would definitely recommend the afternoon tea and staying here to anyone

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent visit for Afternoon Tea. I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and were well looked after by the team. As well as our fabulous Afternoon Tea we also offer a great selection of light bites for lunch and dinners, all served in our comfortable and relaxed lounge. We look forward to welcoming... More

Manchester UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel 27-28th March 2014 after driving down from Cambridge where we had stayed over for two days. We were attending a wedding at a nearby Country & Golf Club and this hotel had been recommended by friends as a number of wedding guests were staying at the hotel (we got a discount as a wedding guest) We... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us. Firstly, thank you for the positive comments you made about the room, breakfast and check in and out. It is always disappointing to receive negative comments and I have already asked the manager to look in to your poor experience in the lounge and report back to me with... More

Braintree, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner & i booked afternoon tea for my parents and ourselfs. Friendly welcome and attentive service throughout the 2+ hours we spent there. The food was great with a nice selection of cakes. Would i go again................ O Yes..............

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent visit for afternoon tea. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and were well looked after by the team. As well as the afternoon tea we also offer a great selection of light bites and meals in the lounge area if you wanted to come back and try something... More

UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited on business and unfortunately did not arrive till about 10pm, I had a short look around and went to the room. I was simply gobsmacked at how lovely the room was, it was modern, plenty of lighting for me to work the bed was comfortable and the generally very spacious. I did not get to eat dinner or... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review following your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your room and sorry that you did not get to experience the rest of the facilities at the hotel. I do hope you will visit again when you are in the area and hopefully stay for a little longer. Jason Bartella Managing... More

Wrexham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The exterior apperance of the hotel matches the lovely inviting interior. Rooms are a decent size, very comforatble well furnished and clean with a decent sized clean bathroom. Lounge bar food good quality and value for money This hotel is ideal for any business traveller.

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us at Best Western Ivy Hill. I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you would consider us if you were looking for a leisure stay in the area as well as for business. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Jason Bartella Managing... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The hotel had recently been renovated, so the room was very acceptable. Spacious, clean and new. Breakfast was ok too, cooked to order, and not the buffet type I hate. The evening menu is so .... Well boring I think best describes it. I really had a hard job choosing something. The pasta dish I chose in the end, was... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that you liked the room and freshly cooked breakfast, obviously I am disappointed to read your other points but it is only through people bringing them to our attention that we can address any problems. I have spoken to the team and they have... More

Bromley
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
20 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Just returned from the Ivy Hill which we had booked to stay for a family wedding nearby. The reception was not held here just two nights bed and breakfast but it was perfectly satisfactory -except the operation of some of the showers was very difficult and in some rooms at 7 o'clock there was a loud noise from the water... More

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HLGroup, Owner at BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay at the hotel. I would like to apologise for the issues with the shower and noise from the boiler, there had been some problems with the mains pressure which had led to some airlocks in our system, although it does not make up for the inconvenience to yourselves, the problem has... More

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Also Known As:
Best Western Chelmsford
Chelmsford Best Western
BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel Chelmsford, Essex
Address: Writtle Road | Margaretting, Chelmsford CM4 0EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Chelmsford
#6 Family Hotel in Chelmsford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Ivy Hill Hotel 3*
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