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The County Hotel
County Hotel Chelmsford
29 Rainsford Road
CAR PARKING - NEW for 2020 - Hotel Patrons MUST register their vehicle on arrival at the hotel terminal for Free parking (minimum spend applies) T&C apply.
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How to find us
- By road
From the M25 motorway
Leave M25 at Junction 28 to join the A12 towards Brentwood / A1023 / Chelmsford. Follow the A12 and leave at junction 15 to Chelmsford. Take the first exit at the roundabout onto the A414. Enter next roundabout and take second exit onto London Road (Tenpin Bowling Alley will be on your left).
Enter next roundabout (Widford roundabout) and take first exit onto Westway, sign posted Widford Industrial Estate. Go straight through three sets of traffic lights (follow signs for Broomfield Hospital A&E, Civic Centre and West End).
Westway becomes Waterhouse Lane; Waterhouse Lane becomes Rainsford Lane. As you go through the third set of traffic lights, take the left - hand folk, (there are two lanes that go off to the left, stay in the right hand lane). Head straight over to another set of traffic lights which are turning right (signposted Railway Station/West End). Turn right and the hotel is on your right.
From Stansted Airport
Depart from Stansted Airport on Bassingbourn Road. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Bassingbourn Road. At the next roundabout, take the second exit and again at the next roundabout. Bear left onto slip road and continue onto A120. Exit onto slip road and turn left onto the A130. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130). At the next roundabout, take the third exit onto Braintree Road (B1008). Continue onto B1008. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Main Road (B1008). Bear right onto Parkway (A138). Turn left onto Rainsford Road. The hotel is on your right.
- By rail
Chelmsford Train Station is 0.2 miles from the hotel. There are up to six trains per hour with direct routes to and from central London taking about 35 minutes.
- By air
Stansted Airport - 18 miles
London Southend Airport - 20 miles
London City Airport - 40 miles
Gatwick Airport - 60 miles