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sittingbourne
Reviewed November 1, 2015

Wedding Customers note, this Hotel, excellent for overall purpose of a Wedding Ceremony. ex.facilities, - Ceremony/Catering/ Wed Brkfst/ Dncg/Ent. Ex Staff; /Comfy Gst Accom; Pkg/ Gd loc. tkd all bxs vist I understd cost v/reasble.

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

Dear Crusader 617 I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the Wedding Celebrations last week, and you found excellent rooms, food and hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you back Kind Regards Graham McG

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 31, 2015

The experience at hotel was actually beyond my expectations .Attention to details is their key focal point . Even being an private hotel, it out performs international well known brands . I would definitely return back to this wonderful hotel . Spacious rooms, excellent food, professional staff and many more...Special mention about Sandeep, who was all around the hotel helping...

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

Dear Margaret P Thank you for your kind words, it's greatly appreciated. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and felt well looked after. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Graham McG

Reviewed October 28, 2015

It is local to me so I haven't stayed here for years but I did have lunch there with a friend yesterday It was good and mostly made so by our waitress. The bar food and the restaurant food at lunchtime are the same and the menu was fairly limited and the 'Days Specials' were my choice. The meal could...

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

Dear Terry L Thank you for your feedback, I am delighted to not that you wound our staff helpful and attentive and you enjoyed your Lunch. Last week we were slightly short of Staff but I have 2 new people joining us this week Kind Regards Graham McG

Essex
Reviewed October 24, 2015

A special thank you to Matthew and the catering staff for rustling me up a gluten free meal without any prior warning. Over the past years I have had many dealings and events with The County Hotel on a corporate level and tonight, I attended a friend's wedding & it was a pleasure to be greeted by the familiar face...

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

Dear Ms Cook I have read your feedback which is greatly apprtecaited and I have let Matthew you know of your kind words. We llok forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Reagrds GrahamMcG

Essex
Reviewed October 24, 2015

I spent a very pleasant day at the county Hotel in Chelmsford at a meeting of the English Toastmasters Association. The staff from the minute we walked in to leaving at the end of the day were superb. Nothing was too much trouble and every need was catered for. The food was of a high standard and presented beautifully. I...

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

Dear Mr Cushion Very many thanks for your kind words and recommendation, we look forward to welcoming ytou back soo Kind Regards Graham McG

Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 22, 2015

I enjoyed a delightful lunch at the County Hotel on the 21 October 2015, the experience being heightened by how well our party were looked after by our waitress - Nikki. The table was well laid in an elegant manner and more importantly the food was presented in a creative way, so much so I'm sure the judges from MasterChef...

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

Dear Michael D I am delighted to read how much you enjopyed your day and that it proved to be very successful for you. Kind Regards GrahamMcG

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 22, 2015

I visited the hotel yesterday, this is for the second time this year with the Toastmasters Association. The food was so fresh, delicious and looked beautiful that we had discussed that we all felt the need to write and say on here!

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

Dear Busybridesplanners, Thank you for your feedback and kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards GrahamMcG

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 21, 2015

I have just returned from a day at The County Hotel, Chelmsford with The English Toastmasters Association for our celebration of Trafalgar Day and training. The service and presentation of our luncheon was outstanding. Our members loved the service, presentation and taste of our most excellent luncheon. The staff were professional and spot on with everything throughout our day. The...

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

Dear Richard P Very many thanks for your feedback - I am absolutely delighted you and your 15 guests so ejoyed their day and am pleased to read that you found the team helpful, hospitalable and the food delicieous. we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards GrahamMcG

Reviewed October 21, 2015

We booked in about 3 weeks before staying, I was a little annoyed by the amount of information required for reservation and also by the non-refundable deposit that as immediately taken from my credit card - maybe this is normal for the UK. On check in, everything went smoothly, we were given a room on the first floor which seemed...

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

DearTraiteurdelonnes very many thanks for your feedback. I am delighted that you found us professional and hospitable, and that you felt that the isuues you encountered were well handled and resolved quickly and satisfactorily. We look forward to you return Kind Regards Graham McG

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Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

I ran a series of conferences over a period of 3 weeks at the County Hotel. Not only is the location excellent, less than 30 minutes by train from central London and only a few minutes walk from Chelmsford train station but their staff and facilities were of such high quality. Refreshments were plentiful and delivered efficiently by their catering...

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

Dear Helen Thank you very much for your comments, all such feedback is invaluable. I am delighted to read that your and your colleagues felt well looked afdter and appreciated. I hope that you will be returning soon. Kind Reagrds Graham McG

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The County Hotel is conveniently located near the heart of Chelmsford City centre with a 2 minute walk from Chelmsford train station and just 35 minutes train journey to London Liverpool Street. This warm, friendly hotel is an ideal location from which to explore Chelmsford city, The Essex countryside or even a quick trip into London. We have 50 luxury rooms and all are stylish with contemporary features, consisting of standard, premium and suites. When you visit Chelmsford for business or leisure, we can offer you a perfect stay and pride ourselves on making your visit a memorable experience, whether it is for one night or more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The County Hotel

Address: 29 Rainsford Road | Essex, Chelmsford CM1 2PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: $85 - $147 (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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