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Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Waltham Close Stansted Airport, Bishop's Stortford
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (725 reviews)
Airport AccessNext to Stansted Airport as flying into and out of this airport. Very convenient.
  17 Oct 2017

£82

£82
Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Bishop's Stortford
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (81 reviews)
Comfortable HotelExtremely attentive staff who are very accommodating - good food, especially the breakfasts.
  15 Oct 2017

£63

£63
Novotel London Stansted Airport

Novotel London Stansted Airport

Round Coppice Road, Stansted
4.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (311 reviews)
Overnight stop before flying from StanstedWe have stayed in this hotel many times. It is clean and comfortable and staff are friendly but the restaurant always feels cold! Our room wasn't very warm either even after altering the heating control.
  12 Oct 2017

£59

£59
Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel

Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel

Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (99 reviews)
StaffStaff were very pleasant, I was on crutches when we arrived and the staff couldn't do enough for us
  8 Sep 2017

£63

£63
Marygreen Manor Hotel

Marygreen Manor Hotel

London Road, Brentwood
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (54 reviews)
over night stayThe hotel is in a good location, the staff are really helpful and friendly.
  15 Oct 2017

£67

£67
Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

London Road, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (98 reviews)
Marks Tey Hotel was lovely.The hotel was really nice. The room was very comfortable with hot tea and coffee available. The shower was lovely. The staff at the hotel was pleasant and very accommodating. Loved swimming in the pool and the use of the sauna and steam room. Would gladly stay there again.
  15 Oct 2017

£49

£49
The George of Colchester

The George of Colchester

116 High Street, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (61 reviews)
Really lovely hotel in the centre of ColchesterGreat hotel, with friendly staff and excellent facilities. comfortable rooms and delicious food!
  14 Oct 2017

£50

£50
East Gate Inn

East Gate Inn

6 Harwich Road, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
2.7 out of 5 (27 reviews)
Accommodation near to university Booked this accommodation as very reasonably priced and close to the university. Wasn't disappointed. The room was clean and cosy. The beds were comfortable and the shower was a good size. The young lady was very polite and friendly. No complaints.
  2 Oct 2017

£38

£38
Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (33 reviews)
Nice but getting expensive Great hotel but drinks and good becoming expensive . Staff are usually bunch of good , OK and disorganised but overall a good experience
  16 Oct 2017

£71

£71
Saracens Head Hotel

Saracens Head Hotel

High Street, Dunmow
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (5 reviews)
Super Saracen'sGreat hotel. Clean and rooms spacious. Great atmosphere
  10 Oct 2017

£53

£53
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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.

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Hilton London Stansted Airport Hotel
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