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The County Hotel

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Reading, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much choice in Chelmsford and this hotel is probably best of an indifferent choice. As one other person has said a tired hotel in need of some TLC. Staff are friendly and do their best. Room was very hot (sun through windows and curtains not drawn) and no aircon, also had to ask for fan which they quickly supplied.... More 

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Harlow, England
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We organised the party ourselves by choosing the Essex Room at the hotel that held 50 people. We visited and met Amy Fifita who showed us the room and then showed us some hotel rooms. We chose our own menu from the main and dessert menus that we had been given. We got our hotel rooms at a special function... More 

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Canterbury, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Good:- Located within easy walking distance of beautiful cathedral and sprawling town, rail and bus station. A large sized bedroom and en suite bathroom (Rm 134), plenty of storage space; comfortable bed; excellent room-cleaning service. Welcome bowl of fruit and fresh milk provided in mini bar plus 2 bottles of water. Staff do their best! The Bad:- Miserly portion... More 

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the County Hotel overnight whilst at a wedding. Staff very accommodating allowing us to check-in and leave our bags at the venue earlier than the normal check-in time. Rooms more than adequate, decent size and comfy bed, bathrooms also clean and the right size. Breakfast was also of a good standard.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time that Allegro Music have organised the Yamaha Experts on tour at The County Hotel Chelmsford which was superb. The venue is ideal and approximately 40 visitors enjoyed a day of professionals - Ian & Paul - demonstrating playing the latest keyboards. There were also Keyboards available for playing with ear phones for the visitors. The... More 

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Halstead, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pro's: Great central location; you can walk to the town centre in minutes. There is a large free car park. The hotel and decor is in general modern and tasteful. Room was clean, full length mirror, plug sockets by mirrors which is always a plus for me so I can style my hair easily. All staff very friendly & efficient.... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here one night whilst settling in our daughter in a nearby flat. The room and bed was very comfortable and the bathroom adequate with over-bath shower. Toiletries, tea, coffee etc provided in room along with a wall mounted TV. Had a good night sleep, but chose not to book breakfast as this is an additional cost - it looked... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Haven't tried this hotel before. Business trip, overall standard very good. Staff helpful, polite and customer service standards spot on. Food good and the standard of the rooms excellent,with cafeteria coffee inbtge rooms. My only criticism is that the internal doors in the corridors upstairs by the rooms are in need of a little updating. Overall excellent and would highly... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Lift out of order on arrival and for the duration of our two night stay. Was only an issue on our arrival night as I had my wedding dress on and climbing stairs at 1.30am after drinking all day was not something I'd considered. Room spacious but no wow factor at all. Bed on wheels that kept on moving across... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Hotels well kept, and very well placed if you are looking for a central location. All the staff were very friendly and helpful even though they had a few problems booking us in. Unlike previous comments our rooms were very spacious, and not overly hot even on a warm summers evening, although we had a larger room which included air... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The County Hotel

Address: 29 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford CM1 2PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: $98 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The County Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
County Hotel Chelmsford
The County Hotel Chelmsford, Essex
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#1 Green Hotel in Chelmsford
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