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The County Hotel

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My son treated me to afternoon tea at The County Hotel on Mother's Day - the sandwiches, cakes and melted chocolate in a shot glass (divine!) were the best we have ever tasted - only disappointment was the long wait to be served, but they were very, very busy and compensated by giving us enough food for 3 people! Friendly...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What more could you ask for? Great price, Friendly staff awesome location. Shoutout to Paul who looked after us. See you again soon. We were performing locally and needed a place to stay at last minute.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been a regular guest and patron of The County Hotel for over 20 years. Without doubt the best hotel to stay in when visiting Chelmsford. A variety of meeting and conference rooms, a great restaurant, friendly, professional staff and a central location with access to the station and the city centre restaurants.Free wifi and a late bar for...

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london
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic unplanned first afternoon tea at the county ! Will defiantly be going back following the amazing food and cakes which I learnt were all made fresh on the premises ! Zoe gave great service

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 3rd visit to the County Hotel and just as good as the previous visits. The staff were amazing and the food was out of this world. I absolutely recommend the duck breast. Great location to the town centre.

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london
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very disappointed with the afternoon birthday tea. Our party was not complete ( we were not late ) yet the sandwiches and cakes were on the table when we arrived. And crust less sandwiches quickly go stale. The tea was awful and the waiting staff never checked if we were okay or asked if we needed anything or...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tuesday 14th March was a special day if you were a keyboard player or wanted more expertise in playing. This was the fourth time for Yamaha of coming to Chelmsford and the expertise was breathtaking with the quality of teaching and playing. This was a credit to Ian and Paul from Yamaha and to Jo from Allegro Music Chelmsford for...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I Stayed at this hotel for the best part of 2 weeks with work. The hotel is tired in places and could be much cleaner. Staff were in the main helpful. The samphire restaurant was exceptional however.. the menu was very good and food was hot, fresh and beautifully presented. A very classy menu which is clearly delivered by a...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used this venue to host our mum's 70th Birthday party. The staff were very attentive and couldn't do enough for us prior to the party and throughout the night. The room was well presented and well manned taking the pressure of us which allowed us all to enjoy the party. The food was excellent and there was plenty of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I turned up to the County after a long drive. Pleasent staff, very welcoming, polite and friendly. The continental breakfast was on time and satisfactory. The car parking is an issue, I arrived at 7pm in the evening and it took a further 10 mins to find a space and squeeze in to it. Apart from that it was a...

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James S, General Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your positive feedback about the team and the breakfast. I will be delighted to pass this feedback on to them. I am sorry to hear that you had issues with the car park, as we do have 60 spaces and of good size in space. We look forward to welcoming you back soon Best Wishes...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The County Hotel is conveniently located near the heart of Chelmsford City centre with a 2 minute walk from Chelmsford train station and just 35 minutes train journey to London Liverpool Street. This warm, friendly hotel is an ideal location from which to explore Chelmsford city, The Essex countryside or even a quick trip into London. We have 50 luxury rooms and all are stylish with contemporary features, consisting of standard, premium and suites. When you visit Chelmsford for business or leisure, we can offer you a perfect stay and pride ourselves on making your visit a memorable experience, whether it is for one night or more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The County Hotel

Address: 29 Rainsford Road | Essex, Chelmsford CM1 2PZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: $118 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The County Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
County Hotel Chelmsford
The County Hotel Chelmsford, UK - Essex
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#1 Green Hotel in Chelmsford
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