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The Bell Hotel Epping

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The reviews for this place are pretty bad but to be honest for an overnight for business or so you can have a drink locally with friends, at £55 per room it's really quite adequate. We found it to be clean and pretty inoffensive, breakfast was surprisingly nice with everything you needed. The communal areas are a bit run down...

Thank Gemma Rose H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped at the Bell just for the night to break up a long journey to Suffolk. The hotel had free parking which was a definitive plus. I arrived late but the guy on duty was efficient and courteous giving clear directions to my room. I was so pleasantly surprised by my room which was large, held a big bed...

Thank stanpit-marsh
Willerby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasantly surprised by spending two nights here recently. Comfy king size bed, bathroom had complimentary toiletries, extra towels etc. For a budget Hotel we would stay again. Receptionist was lovely.

Thank annulyatt
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed to stay close to my wife's work for a couple of nights so our choice was largely dictated by location. However, The Bell Hotel proved to be an excellent place to stay. The room was well appointed, comfortable and clean and the staff were professional, friendly, welcoming and very customer focused. The food was good and we would...

Thank terrgam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a bit worried about staying here after reading all the reviews. To start with, i wasn't impressed. Finding out they had taken the money out in advance (when website started pay on the day) and then told we had to pay £100 deposit which was ridiculous! I wasn't expecting much to be honest after all this. But once...

Thank OundleGirl90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Why the complaints I have no idea. The room is clean and modern. With the storm hitting London we were literally stranded in epping and found the hotel on booking.com for £55. When we arrived after having to walk for 30 mins in very strong winds in the dark the receptionist Alina was so so welcoming and even upgraded us...

Thank Tashy83
Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stayed overnight for a business meeting in London. The receptionist was very helpful, allowed us to book in early and leave the car after booking out until we returned from London. The room was clean and comfortable with plenty of space and clothes hanging room. Very good value with excellent Asian cuisine for the evening meal and a very good...

Thank riponrover
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Bring a large torch. First off, when you are told you are in a second building but with no other instructions as to where this is means meandering around to find a) where to park and b) where your lodging might be. As it turned out there is a car park for unloading your gear behind the side building. Small...

Thank Paul W
Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I travelled down from Yorkshire to attend a family event , we had stayed at The Bell before , it was at best satisfactory even then , although greeted well issues soon started to arise Our first room was OK , but had no heating , the electric wall heater was dirty , noisy and inefficient ,...

Thank Jacky T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

a bit apprehensive after my other half booked and i read the reviews yes the hotel is a bit dated but the room was spacious and very clean the heating was off but there was a heater which we used until the heating came on then it was too hot . the bed was firm but thats what we are...

Thank essexchicken

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The character of the countryside is never far away here and neither are the bright lights of London! Business and pleasure meet personality-packed accommodation here, so be our guest! Free Parking, Free Wi-fi, London underground, 32" LED TV and all Non-Smoking En-suite rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bell Hotel Epping

Address: Bell Common High Road | Greater London, Epping CM16 4DG, England (Formerly Epping Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Epping
Price Range: $79 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bell Hotel Epping 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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“We were visiting for family reasons in Loughton, so very convenient. Rooms on two floors and found our room very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles annulyatt, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for an executive suite”
 of 5 bubbles OundleGirl90, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you are in the main hotel”
 of 5 bubbles MadelineandMartin, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you get a refurbished room , I was in 82 and that corridor were all refurbished”
 of 5 bubbles Brian22_12, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I booked a superior room which located are in a quieter part of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles bestanley2016, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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