Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Stansted Airport 5.3 miles (8.5 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 8 7.6 miles (12.2 km). The Travelodge Stansted Great Dunmow is located some is located some 5.3 miles from Stansted Airport. Its an easy journey along the A120 dual carriageway which goes directly to Stansted Airport. Actually on the south side of Great Dunmow. This small rural town with a population of around 9,000 is on the River Chelmer. Famous for the flitch trials. These happen every four years (the next one is in 2012). Basically any married couple that convinces a jury of 6 maidens and 6 bachelors that they have wanted to remain married for everyday of the last year they win a flitch of bacon (flitch is aside of bacon). This is a village like town with a high street that has a variety of shops and places to eat and drink. Local attractions include the 400 year old gardens of Easton Lodge (3.2 miles) and Great Dunmow Museum (1 mile).
Hotel in Detail:A modern built hotel.
Each bedroom has a private bathroom, King bed with duvet, TV and a tea/coffee maker.
The onsite bar Café is open for breakfast and dinner and there are also vending machines. The hotels reception is manned 24 hours with quick check-in and no need for check-out option.
WiFi is accessible from within the hotel. This is a no smoking hotel.
There is no shuttle service but the hotel can arrange a taxi for airport transfers.
Early check-in and check-out options subject to fee and available rooms.
There is a no-smoking policy.
Note: Make sure you don't confuse this hotel with the similarly named Travelodge Stansted Bishops Stortford.
Wireless Internet: 30 minutes internet access is complimentary (no charge), 24 hours is £3, 1 week is £12, 2 weeks is £20, 1 month is £35
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Travelodge chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Travelodge Stansted Bishops Stortford: is 7.9 miles (12.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 70% and rates start from about £30.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Travelodge Hotels have an average guest rating of 77%. The Travelodge Stansted Great Dunmow with its rating of 90% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Travelodge hotel.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 90% is 15% above the 75% average guest rating for the area around Stansted. Guests therefore rate the hotel well above average for the surrounding area.
Milesfaster ranking: 229th from 866 London hotels, 1st of 43 Travelodge Hotels, 2nd of 28 Stansted hotels, and 54th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.3 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 3 star Olympic House Hotel, with rates that start from about £75 and which has a 69% guest satisfaction rating.Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel could be a good choice. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Shuttle:Service: There is no shuttle transfer. Journeys are best made by car/taxi.
Parking: 62 spaces. £3 per 24 hours.
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
Directions: From the M11 motorway. You need to come off at exit 8 and then take the A120 (Thremhall Avenue) in an east direction towards Dunmow. Leave the road at the A130 be taking the A130 Chelmsford Road. Hotel is just on the left next to a petrol station.