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Featured Essex 4 stars Hotels

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Old Wills Farm

Old Wills Farm

Little Tey Road, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (8 reviews)
cozy pet friendly bnbnice location, neatly tucked away perfect for the much needed break from the city rush.. the bnb is very pretty and staff are very helpful and friendly as well
  22 May 2017

£75

£75
The White House - B&B

The White House - B&B

Smiths Green, Bishop's Stortford
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (18 reviews)
Great B&B, very nice ownersThey were great, friendly, helpful, and the place was just what we needed. Close enough to the airport but still felt in the country.
  15 Sep 2016

£80

£80
Hamiltons Boutique Accommodation

Hamiltons Boutique Accommodation

6 Royal Terrace, Southend-on-Sea
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (45 reviews)
lovely hotel. Something specialWe were visiting relatives and needed a hotel close to everything. We were welcomed by s friendly lady who provided us with all necessary info such 'what time was breakfast!' Etc The room was spacious clean and to a high standard. We had a comfortable nights sleep then had a delicious breakfast served ...
  5 Jun 2017

£70

£70
Frasers - Guest house

Frasers - Guest house

5 Maltings Road, Wickford
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (31 reviews)
Business visit to Essex areaI am from the Midlands and was down in Billericay on business and needed a good value hotel/B&B that was relatively close. This was excellent in all respects and the owner was very accommodating as my meeting didn't finish until around 7pm and by the time I had driven from Billericay to the hotel ...
  14 May 2017

£75

£75
Motts Cottage

Motts Cottage

High Street, Dunmow
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)
Great B and B in a very attractive village.The accommodation provides everything one wants. High standard of cleanliness. Tea , coffee and orange juice provided on arrival together with a chocolate bar. The breakfast cannot be bettered. Freshly cooked with a variety of ingredients all of the best quality. Pleasant welcoming atmosphere. Why ...
 DG 24 Sep 2013

£75

£75
East Gate Inn

East Gate Inn

6 Harwich Road, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
2.9 out of 5 (19 reviews)
Cheap, good value, step up from a hostelThe East Gate Inn is a guest house for contractors with a bar rather than an inn in the traditional sense. It looks rather run down from the outside. Checking in was a problem because they don't open till 16.00 or when they feel like it. . Its one step up from a hostel but very cheap and good value ...
  23 Jun 2017

£45

£45
Homelye Farm Courtyards B&B

Homelye Farm Courtyards B&B

Homelye Chase, Dunmow
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (30 reviews)
Simple room, nice people and good breakfasts...Small single room with en-suite, TV, kettle. Rooms are on ground floor in separate building. Good breakfasts, friendly management. Location is remote from towns - but road links are good. Some residents park their cars outside the rooms - so the noise can disturb you. Overall, I would have no problem ...
  10 Sep 2016

£62

£62
Woodview Bed & Breakfast

Woodview Bed & Breakfast

Mill Lane, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Old-fashioned charm -- more like a room in one's own home than a hotel
  27 Oct 2016

£75

£75
Steepleview B&B

Steepleview B&B

61 Newbiggen Street, Dunmow
4.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (9 reviews)
Excellent in every way. Quite the best B&B we have ever been to. We will stay with them whenever we are in Essex.
  18 Sep 2015

£75

£75
The Chudleigh

The Chudleigh

Agate Road, Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea
4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (40 reviews)
A great pleasure It is a long time since we have been in a hotel that is faultless. We came home feeling very relaxed.
  23 May 2017

£90

£90
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Pocket Guide: 4 stars Hotels in Essex

The county of Essex is just a short drive from London and Stansted Airport, yet there's plenty of rolling countryside to explore here. Whether you're travelling on business or enjoying a family break, Essex's four star hotels are designed for guests who demand more from their accommodation. You'll find country house hotels in Bishop's Stortford, spa hotels in Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea and even 16th century manor house hotels in Brentwood - there is accommodation here to suit all tastes and budgets, all within easy reach of Essex's main attractions.

4 Star Hotels for Discerning Travellers in Essex

Whether you prefer to stay in a busy town centre or be surrounded by miles of countryside, four star hotels in Essex won't disappoint. Hotels here offer amenities to suit couples, families and business guests, such as free valet parking, free WiFi and slippers and bathrobes in guest rooms. Little extras such as 24-hour room service and spa and leisure facilities are on offer at larger spa hotels and resorts - perfect if you're looking to relax and unwind on your break. For those who prefer to stay in country house hotels, you'll find many have their own grounds where you can relax on a sunny day.

Relax and Unwind or Stay Active in Essex

Whether your aim is to stay active or take it easy in Essex, you'll find hotels here offer facilities to suit. The county is home to a number of golf and spa resort hotels, such as The Stoke by Nayland Hotel, where you'll find some of Essex's best leisure facilities, including an indoor pool, full-service spa, health club, Turkish bath and golf course. If you prefer your activities more adrenaline-fuelled, why not head for Lee Valley White Water Centre, or take the whole family to Lakeside Karting in West Thurrock, home to one of the fastest karting circuits in the UK? There are miles of walking, cycling and horse-riding trails to explore too, or you could enjoy a day out at the RSPB Stour Estuary Nature Reserve at Wrabness.

After an active day out, you can head back to your spa hotel to make the most of the facilities - full-service spas offer a range of body and facial treatments to help you relax and unwind from body wraps to massages.

Entertaining Business Guests at Essex Hotels

For those visiting Essex on business, spa hotels and independent hotels with their own restaurants are the perfect place to entertain clients, with many offering meeting rooms and facilities too. You'll waste less time hunting for the perfect venue for a business meeting and get more done on your trip, with most four star hotels providing desks in guest rooms and free high-speed Wi-Fi.

Outstanding Amenities for Your Break in Essex

Four star hotels in Essex offer a range of amenities such as mini-bars, laundry services and free WiFi, to ensure couples, families and business travellers have a comfortable stay. It's the thoughtful little touches such as bathrobes and slippers and valet parking at larger hotels which make the difference here though, with smaller four star hotels and guesthouses offering complimentary breakfasts prepared with local produce.