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Essex guesthouses - a step up from the humble B&B


For those visiting Essex who are looking for accommodation that offers a definitive step up from the humble B and B there are literally hundreds of guesthouses that range from the most modern, through to the charmingly rustic. Here we summarise some of the best guest houses there are to look forward to within the region.


Adelaide Guesthouse - Clacton-on-Sea

The Adelaide Guesthouse is often referred to within TripAdvisor reviews as a Guesthouse that feels like a home away from home. It's just five minutes away from Clacton-on-Sea and only 8 minutes' walk away from Clacton Pier. The hoteliers provide full English breakfast as standard and a property that features free parking, a meeting room and a garden with a fish pond and waterfall.


Brentwood Guest House - Brentwood

The Brentwood Guest House is perfect for those seeking out no frills, completely up-front accommodation that meets seriously stringent budgets. Nevertheless you can still look forward to: free WiFi, a mini fridge, a complimentary full English breakfast, a laundry service (if required) and tea and coffee making facilities. Additionally there are some rooms that offer en suite bathrooms, although these are subject to a surcharge.


Elmcroft Guest House - Epping

Recently refurbished, Elmcroft Guest House can be found in 3 acres of land surrounded by beautiful formal gardens, yet still provides easy access to a wide range of restaurants, pubs and shops only 2 miles away in Epping. This 5 bedroom guesthouse is also conveniently located just 15 minutes from Stansted Airport.


Frasers Guest House - Battlesbridge

The Frasers Guest House proves to be particularly popular with antiques fans as it is nestled within the village of Battlesbridge, where there are more antiques shops than anywhere else within Essex, numbering more than 70 dealers in total.


Malvern Lodge Guest House - Westcliff-on-Sea

Found within a secluded location the Malvern Lodge Guest House provides for beautifully comfortable beds and traditionally decorated Victorian rooms, within each of which is free WiFi, Freeview TV, complimentary tea and coffee and modern en suite facilities.


The Limes Guest House - Maldon

The Limes Guest House likes to brand itself as a Luxury Bed and Breakfast with a difference, and with a history that dates back to the 17th century, along with a makeover that has well and truly make it luxuriously fit for today's holidaying, we'd say that this statement is pretty on point.


The Railway Sleeper Lodge - Colchester

The Railway Sleeper Lodge balances everything that you need for a comfortable night's sleep all at budget busting prices. They operate upon a self-check in service, so all that you need is a mobile number which will provide a door code via SMS.


Pebbles Guest House - Thorpe Bay

The Pebbles Guest House overlooks the popular tourist hot spot of Southend beach; it provides beautiful sea views, free parking, free WiFi and is consistently subject to reviews that mention the quality of the breakfasts.


Essex: A world of accommodation awaits

The collection of Guesthouses listed here merely touch upon this County's extensive accommodation options and you may want to explore our Essex B&Bs and Essex Pubs and Inns guides.


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