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Explore trendy Stansted: its dining, sports, spas and more!

Find lots to see and do in Stansted—restaurants, swimming and sights from Mountfitchet Castle to House on the Hill Toy Museum.

Top hotels in Stansted

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Novotel London Stansted Airport
Novotel London Stansted Airport
4 out of 5
Round Coppice Road, London Stansted Airport, Stansted, England
The price is £63 per night

Situated near the airport, this eco-friendly hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Bishop's Stortford Golf Club, Mountfitchet Castle and House on the Hill Toy Museum. ...

4.2/5Very Good! (591 reviews)
Perfect for a night at the airport

"Great quiet comfortable room"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Novotel London Stansted Airport
Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
3 out of 5
Bassingbourn Road, Essex, Stansted, England
The price is £67 per night

Situated in Stansted, this hotel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Mountfitchet Castle and 32.2 mi (51.8 km) from Excel Exhibition Centre. Stansted Airport Station is ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (3,539 reviews)

"Very clean. Good staff big room good food. Near terminal good value"…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2020

Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport
Linden House Stansted
Linden House Stansted
5 out of 5
1-3 Silver Street, Stansted, England

Situated near the airport, this luxury guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Mountfitchet Castle and House on the Hill Toy Museum. Bishop's Stortford Golf ...

4.4/5Excellent! (45 reviews)
Comfortable stay

"Comfortable stay in older, interesting property. The room was pleasant, the shower was excellent and the breakfast was tasty."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Linden House Stansted

Popular places to visit in Stansted

Epping Forest
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Epping Forest

4/5(1 review)

Rent a mountain bike and ride beneath the forest canopy or go bird-watching along the many hiking trails that wind through this ancient forest.

Audley End House
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Audley End House

4.5/5(36 reviews)

Visit operating stables, explore formal gardens and discover some local history at one of the finest examples of Jacobean architecture in Britain.

Paradise Wildlife Park
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Paradise Wildlife Park

4/5(5 reviews)

Visit the native and exotic animals and see why Paradise Wildlife Park is a popular stop in Broxbourne. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the lively bars while you're in the area.

Knebworth House
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Knebworth House

4/5(18 reviews)

Find out about the history of Knebworth House, a well-known monument in Knebworth. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the lively bars while you're in the area.

Hedingham Castle
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Hedingham Castle

5/5(4 reviews)

Learn about the local history of Halstead with a stop at Hedingham Castle. Visit the lively bars or top-notch restaurants in this relaxing area.

Hylands House and Park
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Hylands House and Park

4/5(1 review)

Learn about the local history of Chelmsford when you take a trip to Hylands House and Park. Visit the lively bars or top-notch restaurants in this relaxing area.

Top things to do in Stansted

Escape Lounge at London Stansted Airport (STN)
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Escape Lounge at London Stansted Airport (STN)

£27
Per adult
London Private Layover Tour from London Stansted Airport
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London Private Layover Tour from London Stansted Airport

£763
Per adult
English + Business and Leadership University Taster Program
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English + Business and Leadership University Taster Program

£3,701
Per adult
One Week English School - British Culture Program in London
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One Week English School - British Culture Program in London

£3,700
Per adult
Harry Potter's 8-Day Private English Course and London Tour
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Harry Potter's 8-Day Private English Course and London Tour

£3,700
Per adult
Private Arrival Transfer London Stansted Airport to Central London by Luxury Van
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Private Arrival Transfer London Stansted Airport to Central London by Luxury Van

£29
Per adult

Reviews of Stansted

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4 - Good 43.333333333333336%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 24.666666666666668%
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1 - Terrible
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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

17 Feb 2020

If you are in Stansted with a car and have a few hours to kill then I recommend the Freeport Retail Village in Braintree which is a 15min drive away. It is a very underrated outlet centre.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

18 Jan 2020

Busy but efficient

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

5 Jan 2020

Perfect stay

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

3 Jan 2020

Car parking much better than other London airports

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

19 Dec 2019

The airport itself is fine. But the parking and taxi idiots all over the place make it stressful.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

28 Nov 2019

Not a lot to do

Cities near Stansted

Bishop\'s Stortford which includes château or palace and heritage architecture

Bishop's Stortford

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