Pontlands Park Hotel

A family run hotel providing a unique combination of homely comfort and exceptional service. Built in 1879 Pontlands Park features Victorian period architecture perfectly balanced with luxurious and contemporary design following a £1 million refurbishment programme.

The newly built Lounge has a comfortable and friendly atmosphere and is the perfect place for a get together for coffee or drinks, to enjoy a light lunch, afternoon tea or dinner and the free wifi and parking makes it ideal for meeting up with colleagues. The Restaurant offers a wide choice of freshly prepared dishes using local and seasonal ingredients, both welcome non residents although booking is advisable.

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Pontlands Park Hotel, W Hanningfield Rd, Great Baddow, Cheimsford. CM2 8HR
 Call 01245 476444

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The Roslin Beach Hotel

A seaside retreat with 62 rooms including 3 luxurious suites, and 18 executive rooms, situated in a quiet location opposite an award winning beach in Southend-On-Sea.

Something to eat? Join with family or friends to enjoy panoramic views of the Thames Estuary in our AA Rosette Restaurant whilst tempting your palate with one of the delicious meals offered on their menus, or order alfresco on the fantastic terrace overlooking the sea.

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The Roslin Beach Hotel, Thorpe Esplanade, Thorpe Bay. SS1 3BG
 Call 01702 586375

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Greenwoods Hotel Spa and Retreat

A beautiful 17th Century, Grade II listed manor house set in extensive landscaped gardens. The hotel is located in the rural village of Stock in Essex yet the bustling towns of Chelmsford and Billericay are just a few miles away.

Located within 40 minutes from London’s Liverpool Street Station and Stansted Airport, Greenwoods is the perfect venue for your event, spa day or residential stay.

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Greenwoods Hotel Spa and Retreat, Stock Road, Stock. CM4 9BE
 Call 01277 829990

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The Cricketers – Clavering

The Cricketers at Clavering; a delightful 16th century English Country Inn with award winning food and accommodation, roaring log fires, beamed ceilings, well-kept cask ales and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

The Cricketers is situated in the charming, rural village of Clavering, North Essex, near to the borders of both Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire and boasts lovely country walks and thatched cottages.

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The Cricketers, Clavering, Nr Saffron Walden. CB11 4QT
 Call 01799 550442

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Tudor’s Restaurant

Marygreen Manor is home to Tudor’s Restaurant, serving some of the county’s finest food. Guests can choose from our A la Carte Menu, Chefs Tasting Menu or our Menu du jour.

Winner of the Best Hotel Restaurant in Essex Award in 2009 and holder of 2 AA Rosettes our menus are complemented by a comprehensive award winning Wine List. Head Chef Majid Bourote and Restaurant Manager Michael Hughes have worked hard to develop Tudors in to one of the top destination restaurants in Essex.

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Tudor’s Restaurant, Marygreen Manor Hotel, London Road, Brentwood. CM14 4NR
 Call 01277 225252

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The Pier Hotel

A Luxury Boutique Hotel & Restaurant in Harwich – The Pier Hotel is located in two historic buildings that stand proudly on the quay side of old Harwich. The hotel consists of 14 bedrooms and two celebrated seafood restaurants.

If you love the finest seafood or seek out the very best fish and chips, visit The Pier.

With complimentary mini-bars, full English or continental breakfast included, and complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms turn that dinner into an overnight stay!

Have a look on the website click here.

The Quay, Harwich, Essex CO12 3HH
Phone:01255 241212

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The Bell Inn

Set in the lovely historic village of Horndon on the Hill, is an award winning 15th Century Coaching Inn, run by the same family for over 75 years. The warm hub-bub of conversation in the two busy bars confirms that this is a ‘proper’ pub.

There’s an open fire, numerous ales on hand pump and a top-class wine by the glass list. In the restaurant, our menu changes daily based on the freshest seasonal and local produce that our head chef can source.

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The Bell Inn, High Road, Horndon on the Hill. SS17 8LD
 Call 01375 642463

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White Napkin Restaurant and Bar

The White Napkin Restaurant and Bar is open to non-residents and serves superb European neo-classical cuisine. Opened in 2009 and nominated as finalists in the Essex Food & Drink Awards 2010 and 2011, Best Hotel Restaurant Category.

All  food is locally sourced where possible and freshly prepared by our team of young talented chefs. Three young and aspiring chefs that each bring their own set of unique skills to the kitchen.

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White Napkin Restaurant and Bar, The Kilns Hotel, Brentwood. CM13 3LB
 Call 01277 217107

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Orsett Hall Hotel & Restaurant

A stunning 4 star Hotel set in 12 acres of landscaped gardens with 35 luxurious bedrooms, 3 bridal suites, a self-contained lodge, chapel, elegant function rooms, on site hair salon, a spa and a gym.

The exquisite Garden Restaurant is also at Orsett Hall offering elegant classical cuisine, served in a warm, relaxed and friendly atmosphere offering customers a superior dining experience that they would expect in one of London’s top restaurants!

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Orsett Hall Hotel & Restaurant, Prince Charles Ave, Orsett. RM16 3HS
 Call 01375 891402

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Milsoms

A stylish 15 bedroom hotel with a vibrant bar and brasserie restaurant. A benchmark for accommodation and informal dining with inventive food [try the Duck Tacos!]

An excellent kids menus, great beers, fine wines, inside and outside dining and you can arrive precisely when you like as we’re open all day – every day!

Boutique Hotel Accommodation, Brasserie & Fine Dining.

So much more on their website click here.

Milsoms, Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester. CO7 6HW
 Call 01206 322795

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