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Saracens Head Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3 High St., Chelmsford CM1 1BE, England
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Ranked #13 of 14 Hotels in Chelmsford
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only good thing I would say is that the hotel is in a good location if you're here to go clubbing. Our room was okay but there was no soap so we had to go and buy some. Our friends room on the other hand was awful! The draws were falling out, the window wouldn't open unless there was... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes cheap hotels don't even try - they seem to have found their market - and don't put enough effort into providing a suitable service. This is a cheap hotel - right in the middle of town - excellent position and not too noisy - so you can get a good nights sleep. An iron and ironing board is provided... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The recption desk was not manned when i I initially arrived. When i asked for a receipt for my room, I was told it would have to be hand written as they had run out of ink. Alarm bells started to ring at this point! The first room I was booked into smelt damp. To be fair i had accepted... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have travelled all over the world and can sleep almost anywhere. Based on your location, sometimes you have to accept that standards vary. This is Chelmsford in Essex, in the very centre but filthy dirty room Electric wires exposed Blood on carpet 1 very thin pillow on each bed I think a prison may be to a higher standard... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Our room in this hotel was pretty horrific, the only window went straight on to an internal corridor so we had to keep the curtain closed the whole time. There was no external window. They provide us with a fan but that was little compensation for how boiling hot the room was. There was no breakfast provided which was a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
20 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Just ok , nothing special my salad nicoise was ok but a tiny portion of tuna , the dressing was good but not French and no anchovies! We waited quite a while and were apologised to twice. I don't think I would bother again.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A terrible,dirty hotel.lacking security or reception staff,no parking.very noisey,personal items,iPad,stolen from our locked room,management not interested.be warned.stay away from this hell hole,you will regret it.

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Boston, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Clean comfortable good-sized single room with comfortable single bed and en-suite bathroom. Large wardrobe, bedside table with room light switches, table with draws and a 19-inch Freeview TV with remote, a fan/heater and a poof chair for sitting at the desk which had room for my 15-inch laptop to use the free Wi-Fi which worked for the whole weekend stay... More

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158 reviews 158 reviews
19 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We recently went to visit on a Friday late afternoon/early evening and didn't stick around for long. It attracts all the wrong sort if people. It was packed with drunk idiot lads acting the fool outside and silly girls who had too much rose blush. The music was at a level that I'm surprised was legal and the meathead security... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed here overnight to celebrate my friends 18th birthday. When we arrived we were slightly annoyed to hear that there isnt any parking and were told to pay for the car park behind the hotel or go out and search for free parking. the customer service when we arrived was awful, with a very unenthusiastic woman behind the desk.... More

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Address: 3 High St., Chelmsford CM1 1BE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Saracens Head Hotel 2.5*
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