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Chelmsford, ENG, United Kingdom
Oct 19 — Oct 202
Chelmsford, ENG, United Kingdom
Tue 19/10
Wed 20/10

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Low season

JuneCheapest month to stay with an average 11% drop in price.

High season

FebruaryMost expensive month to stay with an average 48% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

R1 403Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

R1 539Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Chelmsford hotels

Most recommended Chelmsford hotels

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Travelodge Chelmsford - Chelmsford - Bedroom
R67+
The Oakland - Chelmsford - Bedroom
The Oakland
7.6 Good
R73+
R73+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
County Hotel Chelmsford - Chelmsford - Living room
County Hotel Chelmsford - Chelmsford - Living room
R171+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Pontlands Park - Chelmsford - Bedroom
Pontlands Park - Chelmsford - Bedroom
Pontlands Park
8.8 Excellent
R171+
R171+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
The Lion Inn - Chelmsford
The Lion Inn - Chelmsford
The Lion Inn
9.3 Excellent
R150+
R150+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Down Hall Hotel - Bishop's Stortford - Bedroom
Down Hall Hotel - Bishop's Stortford - Bedroom
Down Hall Hotel
8.5 Excellent
R292+
R292+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Novotel London Stansted Airport - Stansted - Restaurant
Novotel London Stansted Airport - Stansted - Restaurant
R82+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning

How much is a Chelmsford hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Chelmsford

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Top tips for finding perfect Chelmsford hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Chelmsford, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Chelmsford in June and May.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Chelmsford if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • If you stay away from the centre of Chelmsford, you are likely to save money, as hotels tend to be cheaper when they aren’t in the town centre. For example, Travelodge Chelmsford is well priced but still only a short 15min walk to the centre, should you want to visit it.
  • Hotels in Chelmsford are great for those looking to travel to Stansted Airport. You could opt for a hotel such as Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport, which is only a 6min walk from the terminal building ahead of your flight.
  • If you need a hotel which is suitable for you to work in, choose one that provides free Wi-Fi. Hotels such as Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel not only provide you with internet access, but also offer meeting facilities so you can work remotely with ease.
  • Those who have driven to Chelmsford or hired a car may want to book a hotel that offers free parking. The Best Western Atlantic Hotel provides its guests with free parking, so you can rest assured your car is in safe hands when you aren’t driving it.
  • A great way to save money on your trip to Chelmsford is to stay at a hotel which offers self-catering facilities. An example of one such hotel is Chelmsford Serviced Apartments, which provides an oven, microwave and toaster. You are also only a short 3min walk away from a supermarket to buy food at.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Chelmsford

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Chelmsford. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • In the last 3 days, double rooms in Chelmsford have been found on KAYAK for as cheap as R563. On average, the price for a double room is R2 612.

  • Chelmsford is well located for getting to London and also Stansted Airport, but it is also smack bang in the English countryside, so it won’t take you long before you’re enjoying a romantic walk. Choose a hotel such as The Compasses Inn, which is a 10min walk from the River Chelmer where you can enjoy a couple’s stroll.

  • Chelmsford has some great bars and restaurants for evening entertainment. You could, for example, stay at The Ship, which is both a hotel and pub. A 4min walk away from this establishment you’ll also find other popular bars such as The Railway Tavern and The Royal Steamer. The train station is also only a stone’s throw away, should you want to experience the nightlife in London, which is about a 35min journey away.

  • Chelmsford is quite popular throughout the year, partly due to its close proximity to Stansted Airport and also London. However, it might get especially busy during school holidays, as travellers will be utilising the hotels ahead of going to the airport. One hotel which you could stay at with your family is Pontlands Park, which is an 18min drive away from Hylands House, a stately home which has family activities throughout the year.

  • Yes, you can enjoy a free breakfast at many hotels in Chelmsford, which is a great way to begin your day. Rothmans B&B, for example, provides all its guests with a free breakfast, which is also great for those who are looking to save money on their holiday.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Chelmsford districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Chelmsford city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Chelmsford?

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