Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel - Chelmsford

Writtle Road, Margaretting, Chelmsford, United Kingdom, CM4 0EH  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel - Chelmsford

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Indoor parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel is a contemporary 3-star property placed next to Weald Country Park, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation and Southend-on. Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel has been welcoming guests to its comfortable rooms since 1881.

The ideal setting offers an easy access to restaurants and bars as well as boasts proximity to parks and hills. The property lies within 7 km from the city center.

The nearest bus stop is 350 meters away. Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel is about 25 minutes’ drive towards London Southend airport.

Rooms

Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel offers 31 rooms fitted with climate control, TV, a personal safe, a work desk and free wireless internet for a comfortable stay in Chelmsford. Bathrooms come with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have fine meals at the elegant restaurant. The stylish bar serves a selection of coffee and afternoon tea.

The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 13.50 per person per night. 

Services

There are a designated area for smoking, an elevator and a safety deposit box provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 20 per person per night in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Writtle Road, Margaretting, Chelmsford, United Kingdom, CM4 0EH

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City Center
  • Chelmsford
    6.1 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    31

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChelmsfordBest Western Ivy Hill Hotel

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed or King-size bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 16 m²
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1 Queen Bed( Non-Smoking, Sofabed, Oversized Room)

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    Bed type: King-size bed
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    Suite-1 King Bed( Non-Smoking, Sitting Area)

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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 28 m²
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        Executive Twin Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or Queen-size bed or Double bed
        Size: 19 m²
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        2 Single Beds( Non-Smoking, Executive Room)

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          Executive Triple Room
          Bed type: 2 Single beds
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          TRIPLE 2 SINGLE BED-EXECUTIVE

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel - Chelmsford Chelmsford location
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          Hotel Address:

          Writtle Road, Margaretting, Chelmsford, United Kingdom, CM4 0EH

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chelmsford
            6.1 km
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            700 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            31

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChelmsfordBest Western Ivy Hill Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Places of interest

          • Chelmsford Conservative Club Ltd - 4.9 km

          Amusement

          • Megabowl - 3.8 km

          Museums

          • Chelmsford Museum - 4.6 km

          Parks

          Local attractions

          • Hopefield Animal Sanctuary - 10.7 km
            Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood
          • Weald Country Park - 12.8 km
            South Weald, Brentwood
          • Partyman World Of Play - 13.6 km
            Unit 14 Repton Close, Basildon
          • Thorndon Country Park - 11.2 km
            Brentwood Borough Council, Town Hall, Ingrave Road, Brentwood
          • Old MacDonald's Farm - 12.9 km
            Weald Road, Brentwood
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            31

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChelmsfordBest Western Ivy Hill Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 22 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Single
            7.4

            Arrived late had a reasonable meal went to bed left at 6.40 am

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Beautiful surrounding the gardens were lovely and so was the wheather. If only the a12 could be moved,but nothing is perfect.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Such pleasant attentive staff - comfortable rooms - relaxing lounge area - nice grounds - excellant breakfasts - definately would recommend to friends or anyone looking to stay in the area - in fact we took the opportunity to meet up with family and stayed another night.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            The rooms. The standard of furnishings, size and cleanliness.

          • Couple
            6.6

            It was close to the wedding venue i attended and the resturant next door was very good.(bartellas)

            The room needed vacuming,there was a great deal of dust in the carpets and the price of a cup of tea £2.25!!!!!!!! No complementry drinking water,

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            pleasant room

            looking in cupboards to find drinks making tray and hunting for the towels, and the fact that you have put through a debit of 20.10 to my credit card when the bill was paid in full at the end of the stay.

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            Dining room service good for breakfast. (did not do dinner)

            Some of the carpets a bit tired. They also could do with cleaning - do we clean carpets in the uk or just vac them. Road noise could be a problems for some. Why are hotels obsessed by duvet on the bed - they are ridiculous and nearly always too hot - we have to request a change after 1 uncomfortable night. All hotels - back to sensible sheets and blanket soon!!! (I had asked for twin and we got double -they changed it - lack of attention to detail but important for us)

          • Older travelers
            4.2

            For £110 for one night, I thought our room was not worth half that, it was dark and dingy, and for the amount of money we paid we would expect breakfast included, but when checkingout we had to pay extra £27. we were extreamly disappointed.

          • Single
            8.2

            The Hotel is very well situated for easy access to Chelmsford by car. The Decoration is of high standard and all the facilities are very clean. The hotel seems to be aimed at Weddings and Events and some business travellers. All in all a nice location to stay.

            The £90 including breakfast is a little bit on the high side for a hotel outside of London.

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Easy access, quiet surroundings, fast check in, comfortable room, well equipped

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Clean, up to date hotel which was very comfortable. The staff were all friendly, efficient and welcoming as well as providing good food, well presented.

          • Couple
            6.6

            Room was clean and comfortable. Staff friendly and helpful. Quiet location but easy access to main routes.

            No tea and coffee making facilities in room. Room was too hot, and whole hotel had heating up too high. Bathroom could do with updating and some maintenance, ie,windows and shower screen. Breakfast okay but somewhat expensive, for what we paid for room, breakfast could have been included in that cost, as room was pretty standard.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            Pleasant staff. Rooms fine. Bar food good.

            Noisy machinery outside window. Too warm. Surprised to discover our bar bill was increased by 10% service charge.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            The room was clean with plenty of cupboard and drawer space. Staff were friendly and helpful.

          • Family with children
            5.4

            We were attending a wedding at the venue so it was convenient

            I was really shocked at the price which I thought was absolutely exorbitant. The price we paid for 3 of us in one room for one night was expensive plus we were charged an extra (high) price for an average breakfast. I also requested being allowed to check in before the published check in time of 3pm (which I think is late anyway) so that we could use the room to change for the 1pm wedding we were attending at the venue and was told this would cost a further £25. The entire wedding was being held at the hotel so they were already making a significant sum from the wedding party, very high bar prices and a number of people staying overnight, a concession to allow us earlier access to the rooms to change would have been a nice gesture.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel - Chelmsford Chelmsford location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Writtle Road, Margaretting, Chelmsford, United Kingdom, CM4 0EH

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chelmsford
            6.1 km
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            700 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            31

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChelmsfordBest Western Ivy Hill Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

          Use Badge