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Certificate of Excellence
Channels Lodge is one of the finest Hotels in Chelmsford, surrounded by the golf course, this beautifully converted 15th Century Tudor house is an ideal place for a business traveller to stay or wedding hotel near Chelmsford city centre. The hotel has 17 spacious guest rooms which have been individually designed and equipped to the highest standards combining the finest of the old with the finest of the new. Each room is decorated stylishly, some in mind for business man and business women and others designed in consideration for romantic breaks. There are two restaurants within the grounds of Channels both are renowned for their excellent food and friendly service. Bar snacks can also be purchased from the Club House. The hotel is situated close to the A12 between Chelmsford (2 miles) and Colchester (25 miles) and with Stansted Airport only 20 minutes away, makes Channels Lodge in the heart of the Essex countryside, a perfect location for both business and pleasure. Free parking when traveling to and from Stansted.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Golf Course
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Stansted Airport22 km
Southend Municipal Airport26 km
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All reviews golf course oak suite the main house honeymoon suite the barn wedding venue roll top bath rooms are amazing wedding night fresh milk huge bed a lovely place to stay beautiful room lovely setting little touches fantastic stay daughters wedding
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautifully clean bathroom with outstanding huge bath and walk in shower, bed so comfy, decor inviting, room temperature easily controlled. friendly staff, delicious food evening and breakfast, lovely setting, will definitely return. Recommend highly.

Thank Maria E
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded yesterday

This kind and unequivocal review and recommendation is very much appreciated. Simon Larner

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two nights with our dog. Our room was really placed well. We were in a little lodge by ourselves as there were no other rooms - excellent. A very pleasant lady took us to the room. They had even put a bed...More

Thank marcollee
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 1 week ago

I much appreciate this comprehensive review of the facilities which Channels Lodge has to offer both to our guests and to their four legged friends. Simon Larner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family dining outing prior our departure from UK visiting family. The bar and restaurant run by friendly team. We shared a couple of plates for starters followed by mains and desserts. Food was not over fussy and well presented. Service was not always that...More

Thank Robert G
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 1 week ago

It was good to see that our guests had enjoyed their farewell dinner at Channels Bar & Brasserie and I hope that we may see them again on any future visits to the UK. Simon Larner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Managed to stay here a couple of times this year. Once in the suite in the main house and once in one of the purpose built rooms. In the suites you get traditional old building features but both have great facilities, including very superior bathrooms...More

Thank Richard G
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

The title of this review and the approval given both to our rooms and to the quality of our breakfast are very much appreciated. Simon Larner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a fantastic place to have a wedding . We arrived early so had some lunch in the bar that was really nice and settled us into the peaceful environment. At the wedding there was a lot of support from the staff and the...More

Thank Skas07
Response from 1245Chelmsford, General Manager at Channels LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

This excellent review paints a picture of a Channels wedding with which we are very proud to be associated. Simon Larner

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28 February 2017|
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Response from Elaine D | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, we had two dogs in our party, and all the staff made them welcome.
25 October 2015|
Response from 1245Chelmsford | Property representative |
Good morning Sam, we are about 12 minutes car drive away from Newland Hall, Roxwell. If you have a date in mind, please let us know so that we can check availability for you. Kind regards, Sarah
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