We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (139)
Room & Suite (56)
Dining (13)
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Rooms
Dec. 23Dec. 24
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$120.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chelmsford hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3ee4770020454b8e8fdbef02d596cea0", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":614662,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32483564],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":23,"month":12,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":120,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"3ee4770020454b8e8fdbef02d596cea0","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":128,"lowestMetaPrice":120,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":128,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":128,"lowestMetaPrice":120,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":128,"hotelName":"Channels Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNlZTQ3NzAwMjA0NTRiOGU4ZmRiZWYwMmQ1OTZjZWEwIiwiQUlLIjoiMjQ1NzZjMTliYTQ5NDMwMjhlNWNmMDAyN2NkNjFkZTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "23/12/2018", "checkOut": "24/12/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$120", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32483564":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
About
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Certificate of Excellence
Channels Lodge is one of the finest Hotels in Chelmsford, surrounded by the golf course, this beautifully converted 15th Century Tudor house is an ideal place for a business traveller to stay or wedding hotel near Chelmsford city centre. The hotel has 17 spacious guest rooms which have been individually designed and equipped to the highest standards combining the finest of the old with the finest of the new. Each room is decorated stylishly, some in mind for business man and business women and others designed in consideration for romantic breaks. There are two restaurants within the grounds of Channels both are renowned for their excellent food and friendly service. Bar snacks can also be purchased from the Club House. The hotel is situated close to the A12 between Chelmsford (2 miles) and Colchester (25 miles) and with Stansted Airport only 20 minutes away, makes Channels Lodge in the heart of the Essex countryside, a perfect location for both business and pleasure. Free parking when traveling to and from Stansted.
Read more
Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Golf Course
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Show more
Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Family
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Stansted Airport22 km
Southend Municipal Airport26 km
See all nearby hotels
Nearby restaurants
See all nearby restaurants
Nearby attractions
See all nearby attractions
Reviews (540)
Filter reviews
537 results
Traveller rating
470
54
5
5
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
470
54
5
5
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews golf course golf club oak suite the main house the barn well stocked mini bar wedding venue roll top bath rooms are amazing wedding night fresh milk huge bed lovely setting beautiful room a lovely place to stay costa coffee little touches
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 537 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fab hotel excellent accommodation great service. I can't rate this high enough if there was a ten I'd give one. All the staff are wonderful and the rooms amazing. Strictly a ten from Len even though I am Brian

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Bry254
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 1 week ago

There is nothing I can add except to say thank you Brian for such an excellent review. Simon Larner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed at this beautiful hotel for one night. The room was fabulous and well thought out with a huge comfy bed. The bathroom was very luxurious with a huge bath and walk in shower. Bathrobes were also provided and toiletries. We ate in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 197Yvette
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Just as this review enthuses about Channels Lodge so our team enthuses about this review and we are most grateful to Yvette for posting it. Simon Larner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff cannot do enough for you, our second time at this amazing place and such good value They need to charge more! Special thanks to dan who was serving drinks at the bar, he was so friendly and even when we wanted to eat atvthe...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Paige B
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

This excellent review with its accent on service and good value is very much appreciated as is the promise to make a visit to Channels an annual event.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As I had to attend Broomfield Hospital at 09.30hrs in the morning we decided although only living in Southend we would ease the stress of the traffic and have a night away. A perfect place so peaceful, with very helpful staff. As it is set...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gillian P
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Following our guest’s very kind review I hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming her again to Channels Lodge but in more cheerful circumstances. Simon Larner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully clean bathroom with outstanding huge bath and walk in shower, bed so comfy, decor inviting, room temperature easily controlled. friendly staff, delicious food evening and breakfast, lovely setting, will definitely return. Recommend highly.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Maria E
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

This kind and unequivocal review and recommendation is very much appreciated. Simon Larner

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Muncher810
February 28, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Elaine D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, we had two dogs in our party, and all the staff made them welcome.
0
Votes
sammief33
October 24, 2015|
Answer
Response from 1245Chelmsford | Property representative |
Good morning Sam, we are about 12 minutes car drive away from Newland Hall, Roxwell. If you have a date in mind, please let us know so that we can check availability for you. Kind regards, Sarah
1
Vote
Room Tips
"If all rooms are like ours, all great choices"
mariae843
4 weeks ago
Read review
"Willow suite was quite and extremely comfortable"
KathyEllis0505
Sep. 4, 2018
Read review
"I would image all rooms are excellent but try the Blackthorn you won't be disappointed"
GeoffW469
Aug. 27, 2018
Read review
"The Birch Suite is amazing!"
CinnamonSnow
Aug. 21, 2018
Read review
Show More 
PRICE RANGE
US$117 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
channels hotel chelmsford
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandChelmsford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing