The village of Stansted Mountfitchet lies close to the town of Bishop's Stortford on the Essex border, just two miles from Stansted Airport. The area tends to attract business travellers or those flying from Stansted Airport, and you'll find a selection of chain hotels, as well as a few independent offerings, in the area.
Budget Hotels for Business Travellers near Stansted
If you're travelling on business, you'll be spoilt for choice by the range of chain hotels close to Stansted Airport. From two star hotels with free WiFi to four star airport hotels offering an indoor pool, health club and restaurant, there are options to suit all budgets. Because most airport hotels are used to catering for the needs of business guests, you'll find meeting and conference facilities as well as complimentary newspapers on offer at many hotels, whilst some have their own business centre where you can get some work done in peace.
Stansted's Top Attractions for Couples and Families
Couples and families visiting the area will find the House on the Hill Toy Museum at Stansted Mountfitchet makes for a great day out, or why not explore Mountfitchet Castle and Norman Village? In nearby Bishop's Stortford, there's a monthly street food market with delicious food cooked by local traders, or take the kids to Audley End Miniature Railway. Here you can take a 1.5-mile ride on a traditional steam train - the line was opened by the racing driver Sir Stirling Moss in the 1960s. There's also an Enchanted Fairy and Elf Walk for younger children, the Signal Box Café and a picnic and play area. With most hotels providing free self-parking (or valet parking), it's easy to get around.
Amenities for Business Guests at Stansted Hotels
Stansted hotels offer a range of excellent amenities designed to meet the needs of anyone travelling on business, from desks and high-speed WiFi to meeting and conference facilities and business centres. Many hotels have their own restaurant and bar/lounge, so you can grab a bite to eat after a day of meetings or order room service if you would prefer to relax in your room or catch up on some work.