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The County Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rainsford Road, Chelmsford CM1 2PZ, England
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Ranked #7 of 12 Hotels in Chelmsford
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Slow service and flavourless food. Main came out raw in the middle I returned this to be told it would be 3-4 minutes so I can only assume they were going to microwave it. Overall not worth the money, nice presentation but the taste doesn't match. My suggestion - go elsewhere

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Oranges and Apples I am very disappointed that you were unable to enjoy your meal, I understand that alternatives were offered and were declined. Main course are always going to take 25 to 30 minuted to cook especially when it is a whole pheasant! The bird was not raw rather there was some blood near the wing bone, the... More 

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed last night and would really recommend this hotel. Excellent value for money; the standard rooms are basic, but clean and very comfortable. Plentiful supplies of tea and coffee and a nice range of toiletries too. Best of all is the food - everything from the bar snacks to the party food and my delicious breakfast this morning was... More 

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marylyn Many thnaks for your kind comments, we are all delighted that you and your party so enjoyed the evening and hopefully we shall see you back here again soon Kind Regards Graham More 

london
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are 11 totally diverse people and we all had a fantastic time, rooms were great, very clean with lovely bed linen and towels, the whole hotel struck as all as spotless, and afternoon tea was lovely, but when we went into the ballroom to our perfectly placed and layed table , again with beautifully laundered white linen, the food... More 

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marilyn 062 We are all delighted that you and your party enjoyed themselves on New Year's Eve. Thank you for your kind comments and we very much look forward to welcoming you back Kind Redgards More 

Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome and lots of small touches in the room like milk jug and unlimited tea and coffee, Bathrobes and fruit. Only little annoyance was the bed wasn't the most comfortable and the bed zoomed around on wooden floors which was amusing. The pillows could do with being replaced. However The bath was deep and relaxing, and all the... More 

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah B Thank you for your kind comments we are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay - apologies of the bed moving around the room, we are in the process of fitting new non-slip castors, which has to happen quite ofeten as we always seem to be loosing them! Kind Regards More 

Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We held our patients party here today, and we were all very impressed, the staff were all extremely helpful and courteous. The room was spotlessly clean and decorated very nicely. The sandwiches, cakes and scones were amazing. If you are looking for an amazing afternoon tea for 2 -120 people i cant recommend The County Hotel highly enough. We will... More 

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, we are all delighted that you enjoyed your day and look forward to welcoming you back next year, if not before. Kind Regards Graham McGregor More 

London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Stayed at hotel last night. 2nd stay there ,returned as first visit left a good impression.The hotel looked very welcoming as is decorated for christmas.We stayed in a superior room this time which was well worth the extra money to upgrade as nicely decorated,well equipped and had a beautiful bathroom. All the staff we encountered were friendly and helpful.Breakfast was... More 

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dianne M Many thanks for your very welcome comments, I will take on board your remarks about serving toast rather than asking our guests to "help themselves" We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Kind Regards Graham McGregor More 

Norfolk, UK
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

What can I say? The hotel pulled out all the stops to make this occasion very special for us. The attention to detail and the efficiency and friendliness of the staff could not be faulted. Beautiful food both for our special meal and breakfast the next morning. We shall be back! Thank you County Hotel

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GJMcG, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Flosphine, Thank you for your kind comments, we are all delighted that you enjoyed your day and look forward to your return. Yours sincerely Graham McG More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Have used this hotel twice now with my hubby & both occasions been great. Comfortable rooms, very clean, staff are all great & it's location is very central. The restaurant is super, lovely food presented beautifully & great value if you get the bed breakfast & dinner deal. We will use again.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We stayed for one night and had a very clean,comfortable room...Nearby restaurants were closed but came back to hotel and had an enjoyable meal...The staff was very polite and receptive to our needs...The breakfast was very good and the hotel was one of the best values we had on our 10 day ancestor tour

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Booked a room overnight at the County Hotel, expecting not much, as the £80 low cost would suggest! However, we were delighted with our whole experience. The hotel was spotless,(always the most important factor for us) and our room had a very comfortable king sized bed, bath and shower, updated tv, and lighting. All staff members were very pleasant. Indeed,... More 

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Address: Rainsford Road, Chelmsford CM1 2PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The County Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
County Hotel Chelmsford
The County Hotel Chelmsford, Essex
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Chelmsford

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