Chelmsford, Essex regularly ranks highly in quality of life surveys. Indeed, in 2019 it was named the best place to live in the UK. With top schools, an easy commute and lots of countryside on the doorstep, Chelmsford is especially attractive to families looking to leave the Capital. Add to that lower housing costs and investment in new housing and schools. Plus good access to nature. As well as attractions such as Chelmsford City Racecourse, Bond Street shopping and Hylands house for things to do. Taken together it is easy to see the city’s appeal. Are you thinking of checking out the city for yourself? Then, you’ll need a great bed and breakfast in Chelmsford. Read on for our recommendations!
Top 3 Bed & Breakfasts in Chelmsford
1. Channels Lodge
First, the highly-rated Channels Lodge is set in a 15th-century Tudor house and surrounded by a golf course. Located in Little Waltham, the B&B is near the A12 and just 2 miles from Chelmsford and 20 minutes from Stansted Airport. The luxuriously decorated rooms, including a number of suites, cater to business travellers as well as couples on romantic breaks in Essex or people looking for wedding accommodation near Stansted. Moreover, the Channels Brasserie and Little Channels Bistro offer excellent dining options on-site.
2. Lion Inn
Next, the Lion Inn in Boreham offers rooms from £95.00 including breakfast. Offering 23 rooms from twins to a bridal suite as well as a fully accessible disabled room. Additionally, many rooms open to a balcony or guest garden. When it is time to dine, you’ll find great food in the Lion Inn gastro pub. Serving updated pub classics, daily specials, local ales and cocktails, there’s something for everyone.
3. Acreland Green Bed and Breakfast
Finally, Acreland Green Bed and Breakfast in Pleshy. Set in the Essex countryside with great access to the Essex Way, this is a wonderful choice for people on a walking holiday in Essex. Likewise, the bed and breakfast is situated close to Maidens Barn, the Reid Rooms and other popular Essex wedding venues.
Bed and Breakfast Chelmsford with Taxi Service
There’s one more option we’ll hope you’ll consider. Our own Harwood House B&B, located in Great Dunmow. Our B&B near Chelmsford is a 10-minute drive from Stansted Airport and a 15-minute drive to the city. Not bad! Moreover, we offer our guests bespoke taxi services. Proprietor Nicola is also a licensed cabbie and she will happily pick you up and drop you off as needed. Enjoy a day out in Chelmsford knowing you’ll have a safe lift back to a comfortable bed. Not only that, in the morning we’ll great you with freshly made breakfasts packed with local ingredients.