Premier Inn Chelmsford (Springfield) hotel

Chelmsford Service Area Colchester RoadCM2 5PYChelmsfordUnited Kingdom
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About Premier Inn Chelmsford (Springfield) hotel

Located at the Boreham Interchange, the Premier Inn Chelmsford Springfield lies less than three miles from the city centre. The hotel features an on-site eatery and free guest parking.

Rooms at the Premier Inn Chelmsford Springfield have comfortable beds and en-suite bathrooms. Other amenities include flat-screen TVs with digital channels, desks and tea and coffee making facilities.

Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi although premium Internet access is available for a surcharge. The hotel also offers 24-hour reception services.

The Thyme restaurant serves breakfast, snacks and evening meals. Restaurants such as the Lion Inn and the Six Bells are nearby.

The hotel lies two miles from the Essex Police Museum and within five miles of Central Park and Essex County Cricket Ground. Hylands House is six miles from the property.


Chelmsford Service Area Colchester Road, CM2 5PY, Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(871)5278222 | Fax: +44(871)5278223 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

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

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Express check-in / out
  • Hotel bar
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Positive Reviews

Staff exceed expectations.

Guests frequently comment that the standard of customer service at the Premier Inn Chelmsford Springfield is commendable. It seems that the service far surpasses what you might expect from a budget hotel chain.

Comfortable accommodation.

Although the rooms in this hotel haven’t been recently refurbished, you’ll find them in good shape regardless. They’re kept spotlessly clean and while not particularly lavish are comfortable enough for a basic stopover or a longer stay.

Enjoyable breakfast.

Most guests enjoyed their breakfast at the hotel. Some do comment that it can take a little while for your food to arrive but most didn't mind this as they enjoyed the cooked-to-order nature of the morning meal.

Negative Reviews

Hot rooms.

Guests sometimes comment that the lack of in-room air-conditioning can be an issue at this hotel. It seems that the rooms can occasionally become unbearably hot. The small desk fan provided won’t cool down the temperature sufficiently.

Road noise.

As this hotel is set in a service area beside the A12, you can reasonably expect to hear traffic throughout the day and evening. The problem is exacerbated by the fact you’ll probably want to open your window to cool down the room.

Location doesn’t suit everyone.

The hotel’s location makes it a decent choice for a quick stopover and work trips. Leisure guests don’t seem too taken with the setting though. Although the centre of Chelmsford is just three miles away, this is not an area where you can pop out for a str

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7.8 out of 10 based on 1720 reviews