This traditional Inn offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, 15 minutes’ drive from Stansted Airport. Rooms are separate from but next to the pub, and are 5 minutes’ walk from Bishop's Stortford’s town centre. The family-run Jolly Brewers Free House Inn offers bright rooms, each with a private bathroom, TV and free tea and coffee. Hairdryers and ironing facilities can be provided on request. Guests have free parking, and can arrange for long-stay parking. Bishop’s Stortford Rail Station is 10 minutes’ walk away, and provides 10-minute links to the airport. Cambridge and London are both 40 minutes’ drive via the M11. A home-made lunch menu is provided in the Jolly Brewers pub, which also serves a range of real ales and wine. There are several restaurants and cafés within a 5-minute walk.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Free private parking available on-site

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 extra-large double bed
or
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
or
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
or
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.5
Facilities
7.5
Cleanliness
8.0
Comfort
7.9
Value for money
8.1
Location
8.5
Free WiFi
7.6
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Alexander
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very friendly staff and the pub was an old fashioned type with great locals. Well situated and all shops and amenities in walking distance. Excellent stay for the price.
  • Jacqueline
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very convenient for overnight stay before early flight from Stansted Airport. Easy walk into Bishops Stortford
  • Margrét
    Iceland Iceland
    Great location. Very friendly staff and the room had everything we needed for our two nights stay with good bed

Property surroundings

Facilities of Jolly Brewers Free House Inn

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
    Off-site
  • Evening entertainment
  • Darts
  • Billiards
  • Games room
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Adult only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules
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Check-in
From 16:00 to 23:00
Check-out
Until 10:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted payment methods
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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Guests can leave their cars at the Jolly Brewers Free House Inn for a period longer than their stay. This service is available on request and by arrangement. Guests wishing to take advantage of this service should contact the hotel directly before arrival in order to arrange parking. The price is GBP 3 per car per day.

Please note that this property does not accept American Express cards.

FAQs about Jolly Brewers Free House Inn

  • Room options at Jolly Brewers Free House Inn include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double

  • The prices at Jolly Brewers Free House Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Jolly Brewers Free House Inn is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Jolly Brewers Free House Inn is 500 yards from the centre of Bishops Stortford. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Jolly Brewers Free House Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Billiards
    • Games room
    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Evening entertainment
    • Live music/performance
    • Live sport events (broadcast)