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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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5 helpful votes 5 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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23 reviews 23 reviews
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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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Had afternoon tea here with my daughters however we were put in the bar area not in the restaurant which was rather disappointing . The tea was quite nice but there was no atmosphere, it was all very flat! I wouldn't bother going again.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had a 60th birthday party outside Chelmsford and opted for this hotel as it included parking and was roughly the same price as the others in town. The hotel seemed tired and dated when we checked in at reception. But we were pleasantly surprised when we got to the room. The positives... Comfortable big bed Good sized Bath towels... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Was booked into the County by a client for 2 nights. A very pleasant surprise indeed, I arrived quite late, around 2115 , on my first night but they still served me a beautiful meal. Staff were attentive and very friendly without being overbearing. The room was well appointed and had possibly the most comfortable bed I have slept in... More 

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I've been to this hotel twice now! Once in May for their Murder Mystery Faulty Towers Night on a hen party and then again for a Sunday lunch in August. I think this is a great hotel! The hotel itself has a lovely authentic look to it outside but in side is really modern and the rooms are lovely! I'd... 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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