County Hotel

29 Rainsford Road, CM12PZ, ChelmsfordChelmsfordCM1 2PZUnited Kingdom
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About County Hotel

County Hotel, located within walking distance of the Chelmsford station, offers free Wi-Fi, flat screen televisions in all rooms, and an on-site restaurant that offers classic British food.

Each of the fifty spacious rooms accommodates a flat screen television, free Wi-Fi access, and the option of a single, double, or premium room.

Guests are greeted by a welcoming staff and can indulge in the leisurely comfort of spacious rooms, unwind with a variety of ales and wines, or relax with an evening of watching television on the room's flat screen television.

This resort features on-site, luxury dining at the highly acclaimed County Kitchen Restaurant.  The restaurant provides a comfortable, informal but stylish dining experience, where guests may enjoy classic British food.

County Hotel is a 2 to 3-minute walk to the Chelmsford station as well as the Essex County Cricket Club, Riverside Ice and Leisure and Chelmsford Cathedral are other attractions within walking distance of the hotel.  Visitors may also reach central London via a direct, 35 minute train route.


29 Rainsford Road, CM12PZ, Chelmsford, Chelmsford, CM1 2PZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1245)455700 | Fax: +44(1245)492762 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Great location.

Guests have reported that the hotel was in a very good location, making for an easy walk into the city centre. You will enjoy the convenience of the free, on-site parking that the hotel offers.

Hospitable staff value their guests.

Immediately upon arriving, you are greeted by friendly staff. Whether it is the dining service, hotel management, or reception, you are welcomed by helpful and caring personalities. Hotel personnel are delighted to assist you with whatever you may need—fr

Comfortable stay.

Immediately after settling into your spacious hotel room, you are sure to find a comfortable bed and very clean room. Enjoy relaxing by a flat screen television and complimentary WiFi.

Negative Reviews

Rooms are limited in space.

Although comfortable bedding and private bathrooms are all featured by this hotel, some visitors have had issues with the limited room space. Guests have reported that the rooms were small, perhaps due to the amount of furniture that was situated in the r

Prices may not suit all.

Some guests have complained that the rooms are a bit pricey, and although room attendants supply impeccable service, some may find the fees for such assistance to be out of their price-range.

Night-time commotion may disrupt light sleepers.

Although the surrounding area of County Hotel is relaxed and offers a peaceful retreat, some guests have complained about the noise from the main road. The insulation between the rooms was lacking as well, as some guests reported they could hear everythin

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