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Roslin Beach Hotel

Hotel in Southend-on-Sea

With lovely views of the Thames Estuary, this Southend-on-Sea hotel offers free Wi-Fi, treatment rooms, and free parking. We enjoyed our stay in every way. Beautiful decor in room and restaurants. Exceptionally nice staff. Breakfasts and dinners were excellent. Easily the best hotel in Southend.

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9.2
Awesome
1,548 reviews
Price from
$155
per night

The Bell Inn Hotel

Hotel in Horndon on the Hill

Featuring free WiFi, The Bell Inn Hotel is located in Horndon on the Hill. This property also offers a terrace and a restaurant. Spacious free car park. Secure location. Very courteous and efficient service. Excellent dinner of salt marsh lamb. I mean amazing. Room size was generous and nicely fitted. Bathroom was excellent and really nicely designed. Decent cappuccino and bacon sandwich the next morning. Delightful stay and will definitely return!

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9
Awesome
837 reviews
Price from
$107
per night

Channels Hotel

Hotel in Chelmsford

Dating back to the 15th century, this Tudor house and converted stable block is set in the grounds of Channels Estate. Room, continential breakfast, access to a gym and location

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9.2
Awesome
613 reviews
Price from
$114
per night

The Lion Inn

Hotel in Chelmsford

An independent hotel with a continental feel, the Lion Inn has a bar, an elegant bistro-style restaurant and spacious air-conditioned rooms flat-screen TVs and free wired internet. Everything about the Lion Inn was wonderful. The room was elegant and the food was excellent. The staff was very friendly and accommodating.

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9.2
Awesome
434 reviews
Price from
$166
per night

Smugglers Cove, Clacton On Sea by Marston's Inns

Hotel in Clacton-on-Sea

Located in Clacton-on-Sea, Smugglers Cove, Clacton On Sea by Marston's Inns has a restaurant, bar, garden, and free WiFi throughout the property. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. Receptionist was very sweet and helpful...very friendly. Room was sparkling clean and bed was extremely comfortable. Shower was amazing! Restaurant served delicious meals 😋 and staff was very friendly. Nicest hotel we've stayed in the entire trip.

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8.6
Excellent
2,097 reviews
Price from
$66
per night

Seven Hotel

Hotel in Southend-on-Sea

Located in Southend-on-Sea, Seven Hotel offers beachfront accommodations a few steps from Three Shells and provides facilities like a bar and a terrace. great location, friendly staff, room good value.

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8.1
Very Good
1,546 reviews
Price from
$135
per night

Hampton By Hilton London Stansted Airport

Hotel in Stansted Mountfitchet

Located in Stansted Mountfitchet, 5 miles from Stansted Mountfitchet Castle, Hampton By Hilton London Stansted Airport provides accommodations with a restaurant, private parking, a fitness center and... Everything went well, from start to finish. It is located in a perfect location for those who arrive at London Stansted Airport. Quiet hotel, might be due to the current circumstances but very pleasant. Amazingly clean! Couldn't emphasise enough how clean this hotel was. Delicious breakfast as well, even though it was collected in a bag. Highly recommended!

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8.5
Very Good
13,599 reviews
Price from
$155
per night

The Bottle Kiln Wetherspoon

Hotel in Harwich

The Bottle Kiln Wetherspoon in Harwich has 4-star accommodations with a bar and a garden. Beautifully decorated large room and bathroom - both exceptionally clean. Plenty of tea, coffee, etc. and the biggest, fluffiest bath towels! Staff very friendly and helpful. Excellent breakfast with plenty of choice.

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8.6
Excellent
1,059 reviews
Price from
$54
per night

GreyFriars

Hotel in Colchester

Located in Colchester, 656 feet from Colchester Castle, this AA rated property features a garden. Located around 3.7 mi from Colchester Zoo, the hotel is also 6.8 mi away from Flatford. Good food. Great bed. Wonderful Bathroom. -Exceeded my expectations.

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8.9
Excellent
1,373 reviews
Price from
$169
per night

The Last Post Wetherspoon Hotel

Hotel in Southend-on-Sea

Located in Southend-on-Sea, 656 feet from South Essex College, The Last Post Hotel features air-conditioned rooms and private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. The location was perfect, car park close by! The staff were were helpful.. we needed some help re the parking app. The breakfast was served with a smile, and the service was quick and efficient. Nothing negative to say, a pleasant one night stay with lovely staff.

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8.6
Excellent
1,491 reviews
Price from
$81
per night

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