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Linden House Stansted

Linden House Stansted

1-3 Silver Street, Stansted
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Birthday celebration I booked the private dining room for a surprise diner party for my husbands 40th and we stayed over night. The dinner was fantastic, the staff were attentive and the bedroom was lovely. Jorge couldn't have helped enough with menu choices etc, I arranged the dinner party for 15 via email (just so ...
  9 Feb 2018

£75

£75
Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (114 reviews)
Elegant hotelBeautiful hotel in green surroundings, hotel staff were polite, very helpful and welcoming
  4 Feb 2018

£71

£71
GreyFriars

GreyFriars

High Street, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (50 reviews)
Excellent hotel and location This was our second visit in four months. The hotel is very central and has an ample car parking area. The room was a little cold on this visit although the bathroom was very warm with underfloor heating. The double bed was small but comfortable. The staff were very efficient but perhaps lacked a ...
  6 Jan 2018

£96

£96
Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Radisson Blu Hotel London Stansted Airport

Waltham Close Stansted Airport, Bishop's Stortford
4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (3,461 reviews)
Good location , very near stanstead airportVery nice hotel , clean modern rooms . Lovely breakfast with lots of choice.
  15 Feb 2018

£67

£67
Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Bishop's Stortford
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (389 reviews)
Good HotelThe scores this time do not reflect my normal experience of this hotel. I’ve stayed many times, but the room I was in this time was not to the usual standard, and the walls were very thin that I could here very word if the person in the next room!! Not a great nights sleep.....
  1 Feb 2018

£56

£56
Lifehouse Spa & Hotel

Lifehouse Spa & Hotel

Frinton Road, Clacton-on-Sea
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (190 reviews)
Lovely peaceful break good facilitiesGood stay . Good relaxing atmosphere. Spa and pool good though lot of saving of beds with towels but no people . Treatments pleasing
  29 Dec 2017

£116

£116
Novotel London Stansted Airport

Novotel London Stansted Airport

Round Coppice Road, Stansted
4.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Great StayGreat Hotel, no noise with good breakfast , staff very efficient and polite.
  14 Feb 2018

£46

£46
The Stables at The Starr Inn

The Stables at The Starr Inn

Market Place, Dunmow
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (127 reviews)
Small friendly hotel near leez PrioryFriendly staff, decor very pleasant, good breakfast.
  25 Jan 2018

£54

£54
The Green Man

The Green Man

Mulberry Green, Harlow
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (97 reviews)
Staff polite, hotel clean with reasonable facilities, but in need of a refurb. Decor very tired looking. Room was comfortable and ideal for our needs. Would have benefited from a mixer tap in the bathroom as hot water extremely hot. We stayed here on New Year's eve so not necessarily representative. ...
  2 Jan 2018

£41

£41

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Pocket Guide: Luxury Hotels Hotels in Essex

Deciding to take your break in Essex is a great choice for couples and families who want to see stunning scenery, visit beautiful beaches and explore the range of historical and family-friendly attractions that the county has to offer. However, if you want to make your stay an extra-special one, there are some superb, luxury hotels in the area. Whether it's a holiday, a special occasion or you're attending a wedding in Essex, the range of luxury hotels is quite extensive, from sumptuous B&Bs to secluded and elegant country hotels.

Luxury Hotels in Essex

When we think of luxury hotels, we tend to think of sky-scraping buildings featuring every mod-con imaginable. However, the Warners Farm B&B, in picturesque Saffron Walden has combined 15th century charm with 21st century amenities to create a luxury hotel that practically crackles with character. Breakfasts are served in the dining room, which is furnished with antiques. However, if the weather's good and the sun's shining, there's also the option to enjoy your morning meal on the poolside patio. The rooms are individually decorated and comfortable, with en-suite bathrooms.

Treat Yourself to Some Pampering

If your idea of luxury is in a traditional hotel, then Down Hall Country House Hotel ticks all the boxes. Set on 110 acres of Essex countryside, the hotel dates back to 1322 and has been through various incarnations, acting as everything from a monastery to a convalescent home for soldiers wounded in the First World War. Today, the rooms are a tasteful fusion of pastel shades and rich furnishings. The cherry on this very elegant cake comes in the form of the hotel's spa, which offers a range of indulgent treatments.

Relax in Style

For the best in pampering, the award-winning Lifehouse Spa and Hotel has everything you could need to leave relaxed and refreshed. The focus is on winding down and the Lifehouse offers a range of packages for those who want to stay in its bright and contemporary rooms. The hotel's restaurant overlooks the historic Thorpe Hall Gardens and serves exquisite meals, sourced from fishermen, farmers and producers in East Anglia.

While a trip to Essex is a treat at any time of year, booking a room in a luxury hotel can help to make your stay one to remember.