Short-term accommodation in Chelmsford

A building next to the River Chelmer on ARU's Chelmsford campus

Due to limited availability, we are unable to offer short-term accommodation in guest flats at our Chelmsford campus this year. However, we have compiled a list of alternative short-term accommodation options within 8 miles/12.9 km of ARU.

The information on this page has been developed from details provided by the Essex Tourism Office and various internet sources. The accommodation covers all areas of Chelmsford and it is advisable to check the location and cost prior to booking. ARU cannot be held liable for any matters arising from inaccuracies in the information provided.

Bed and breakfasts

Channels Hotel

  • Address: Pratts Farm Lane East, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 3PT
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 441547
  • Email: info@channelslodge.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.channelshotel.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 3.4 miles/5.5 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 3.8 miles/6.1 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £92.50
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £130
    • Family room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £130, with £15 per extra bed

Chelmsford Serviced Apartments

  • Address: 9-43 Baddow Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 ODA
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 441547
  • Email: info@channelslodge.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.chelmsfordservicedapartments.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 1.3 miles/2.1 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.8 miles/1.3 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite and fully-equipped kitchen): from £92.50
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite and fully-equipped kitchen): from £119

Meadows Barn

  • Address: Bassetts Lane, Little Baddow, Essex, CM3 4BZ
  • Phone number: +44 (0)7736 549546
  • Email: info@meadowsbarn.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.meadowsbarn.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 7.5 miles/12.7 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 7.3 miles/11.75 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Double/twin room: from £100-140
  • Additional information: Minimum two-night stay.

Rothmans Bed and Breakfast

  • Address: 22 High Street, Great Baddow, Essex, CM2 7HQ
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 476 833 or +44 (0)7768234302
  • Email: peteraspbury@gmail.com
  • Website: https://www.rothmansbedandbreakfast.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 2.5 miles/4 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 2.1 miles/3.4 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £47
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £87

Victoria's Place

  • Address: Victoria Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6LH
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1277 841104
  • Website: https://www.booking.com/Share-S35Q61
  • Distance from ARU: 0.7 miles/1.2 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.6 miles/1 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Double/twin room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £125

Wards Farm

  • Address:Loves Green, Highwood Road, Highwood, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 3QJ
  • Phone number: + 44 (0)1245 248812
  • Email: alsnbrtn@aol.com
  • Distance from ARU: 7.4 miles/11.9 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 6.9 miles/11.1 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £34-41
    • Double/twin room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £52

Wych Elm B&B

  • Address: Mayes Lane, Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 4NJ
  • Phone number: +44(0)1245 222674
  • Email: info@wychelmb-b.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.wychelmb-b.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 6.4 miles/10.3 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 5.8 miles/9.3 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £29
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £65

Hotels

Best Western - Atlantic Hotel

People relaxing by the river in Central Park, Chelmsford
  • Address: Brook Street, Off New Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1PP
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 268168
  • Email: info@atlantichotel.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.atlantichotelchelmsford.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 0.1 miles/0.2 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.4 miles/0.6 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £93.15 (weekdays); £100 (weekends)

Best Western - Ivy Hill Hotel

  • Address: Writtle Rd, Margaretting, Ingatestone, Essex, CM4 0EH
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1277 353040
  • Email: sales@ivyhillhotel.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.ivyhillhotel.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 5.2 miles/8.4 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 4.9 miles/7.9 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite): from £95 + £9 for breakfast
    • Family room (with en-suite): from £135 + £27 for breakfast

Boswell House Hotel

  • Address: 118–120 Springfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6LF
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 287587
  • Email: boswell118@aol.com
  • Website: https://www.boswellhousehotel.org.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 0.7 miles/1.1 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.6 miles/1 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £68-£75
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £95
    • Family room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £100-£120

Chelmer Hotel

  • Address: 2–4 Hamlet Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 0EU.
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 353360
  • Email: booking@thechelmer.com
  • Website: http://thechelmer.com
  • Distance from ARU: 1.3 miles/2.1 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.8 miles/1.3 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £68-£30
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £68-£45
    • Double/twin room (with shared facilities, including breakfast): from £48
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £65
    • Triple room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £80
    • Family room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £90

County Hotel

  • Address: 29 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2PZ
  • Phone number: + 44 (0)1245 455700
  • Email: reception@countyhotelgroup.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.countyhotelchelmsford.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 0.7 miles/1.1 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.4 miles/0.6 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (room only, with en-suite): from £99
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £113
    • Double/twin room (room only, with en-suite): from £110
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £124

Greenwoods Hotel Spa and Retreat

  • Address: Stock Road, Stock, Essex, CM4 9BE
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1277 829990
  • Email: info@greenwoodshotel.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.greenwoodshotel.com
  • Distance from ARU: 6.3 miles/10.1 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 5.7 miles/9.2 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £135
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £155

The Lion Inn

  • Address: Main Road, Boreham. Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 3JA
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 394900
  • Email: info@lioninnhotel.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.lioninnhotel.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 4.8 miles/7.7 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 4.2 miles/6.8 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £110-130

Pontlands Park

  • Address: West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 8HR
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 476444
  • Email: sales@pontlandsparkhotel.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.pontlandsparkhotel.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 2.5 miles/4 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 2 miles/3.2 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (room only, with en-suite): from £103
    • Single room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £112
    • Double/twin room (room only, with en-suite): from £103
    • Double/twin room (with en-suite, including breakfast): from £115

Premier Inn - Boreham

  • Address: Main Road, Boreham, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 3HJ
  • Phone number: +44 (0)333 777 3997
  • Website: https://www.premierinn.com
  • Distance from ARU: 2.5 miles/4 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 2 miles/3.2 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night: Check website for availability and bookings.

Premier Inn - Chelmsford City Centre

  • Address: Victoria Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1NY
  • Phone number: +44 (0)333 321 9363
  • Website: https://www.premierinn.com
  • Distance from ARU: 0.4 miles/0.7 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.2 miles/0.3 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night: Check website for availability and bookings.

Premier Inn - Springfield

  • Address: Chelmsford Service Area, Colchester Road, Springfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 5PY
  • Phone number: +44 (0)333 777 4525
  • Website: https://www.premierinn.com
  • Distance from ARU: 2.5 miles/4 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 2 miles/3.2 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night: Check website for availability and bookings.

Riverside Inn

The Ship Chelmsford

  • Address: Broomfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1SW
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 265961
  • Email: info@theshipchelmsford.co.uk
  • Website: https://www.theshipchelmsford.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 0.8 miles/1.3 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.3 miles/0.5 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (room only, with shared facilities): from £50
    • Single room (room only, with en-suite): from £60
    • Double/twin room (room only, with shared facilities): from £50
    • Double/twin room (room only, with en-suite): from £60
    • Triple room (room only, with shared facilities): from £60
    • Triple room (room only, with en-suite): from £60

SX Homes Limited

  • Address: 9 Glebe Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1QG
  • Phone number: +44 (0)1245 527 654
  • Email: bookings@sxhomes.co.uk
  • Distance from ARU: 0.5 miles/0.8 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 0.2 miles/0.3 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room £99
  • Additional information:: Minimum two-night stay, £100 refundable deposit required.

Travelodge

  • Address: Army and Navy, 128-136 Parkway, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 7PU
  • Phone number: +44 (0)871 984 6379
  • Website: https://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/384/Chelmsford-hotel
  • Distance from ARU: 1,.7 miles/2.7 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 1 miles/1.6 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night:
    • Single room (room only, with en-suite): from £42

Apartments

Ross House

  • Address: Windermere Drive, Great Notley, Essex, CM77 7UB
  • Phone number: +44 (0)7545251152
  • Email: isabel@rosshouse.co
  • Website: https://www.rosshouse.co/en/
  • Distance from ARU: 8.6 miles/13.8 km
  • Distance to train/bus station: 10.6 miles/17.1 km
  • Typical cost per room, per night: Check website for availability and bookings.