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Holiday Inn Express Braintree

Panners Roundabout Notley Cross , Braintree, CM77 7AB

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast
The real breakfast of champions? The kind that's complimentary and waiting for you every morning. We've got our free Express Start Breakfast with Grab 'n' Go options to help kick start your day.
We're big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you're away.
Power up while you power down. Conveniently placed outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you'll get some solid shut-eye.

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A welcoming Braintree hotel with free Wi-Fi near Stansted Airport and Chelmsford City Racecourse

A 15-minute drive from Stansted Airport and just over an hour by train from central London, the Holiday Inn Express® Braintree hotel offers a quiet, comfortable place to rest and recharge on the edge of the English countryside.

Keen shoppers will delight in designer brands at Freeport Braintree mall, and outdoor enthusiasts can hike through Great Notley Country Park. Guests with business in Braintree or nearby Colchester have a handy base for operations with 2 fully equipped meeting rooms – though you might prefer to talk shop at nearby Braintree Golf Club. Less than 10 minutes from the wedding venues of Fennes, Gosfield Hall and Leez Priory, this pet-friendly Braintree hotel is also popular with families visiting Essex on holiday.

At this hotel you can enjoy:

- Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel

- Free parking on-site

- An included Express Start Breakfast buffet

Our cozy, smart guest rooms come with black-out blinds for a peaceful night's rest, while family rooms include a sofa bed for the kids. In the evening, head to the Great Room restaurant for a delicious home-style meal. Chelmsford City Racecourse is two miles away, and when the last horse has passed the post, the Lounge Bar makes a lively spot for drinks.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
Stylishly designed in royal blue tones with wood accents, the hotel's 76 spacious rooms help you feel at home with a TV, free WiFi and a spacious work desk. If you're travelling with kids, choose a family room with a sofa bed. A choice of firm or soft pillows ensures a comfortable night's rest.
Room Features


  • Black-out Shades
  • Pillow Menu
  • Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Separate Hanging Closet
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
  • Extra Bedding Available
  • Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer

In-Room Features

  • Coffee Maker
  • Tea Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Premium Channels
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • Phone with Voicemail
  • 120DC
  • 120AC
  • 220AC
  • 220DC
  • Electrical Adapters Available
  • Windows Open by Guest

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Oversized Bath Towels
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
Follow the smell of fresh coffee to the free Express Start™ Breakfast Bar. After a busy day, you can recharge with a home-cooked meal at the Great Room Restaurant and a pint of ale in the Lounge Bar.

    Hotel Restaurants

    Sage Restaurant

    The Sage Restaurant is located on the ground floor of the hotel; located next to the bar and the reception, it is a great place to relax, chat with your colleagues or relax after a long day at work.

    Location: Ground Floor

    Serves: Breakfast, Dinner, Dessert

    Hours of Operation: : 12:00 am-12:00 am

    Hotel Bars & Lounges

    The Lounge Bar

    Relax in comfortable surroundings and enjoy something to eat or drink whilst catching up on the news or your work by enjoying our free wifi.

    Location: On entrance, the lounge is located to the left of reception.

    Hours of Operation: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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    Business Services

    • 2 Meeting Room(s) Available
    • Printer
    • Copier

    Internet Access

    • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
    • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
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    Housekeeping & Laundry

    • Daily Housekeeping

    Hotel Details

    Panners Roundabout Notley Cross

    Braintree, CM77 7AB

    United Kingdom


    Check In: 2:00 pm

    Check Out: 11:00 am

    Check-in Age: 18

  • Parking + -

    • Complimentary Self Parking Available
  • Shuttle + -

  • Accessibility + -

      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Lifts
    • Public Restrooms

      Provided by Hotel

    • Ramp Access
  • Pet Policy + -

    • Pets Allowed
    • Guide Dogs Allowed
    • Pet Walking Area On-site
    • Pet Deposit per Stay: 40 GBP
    • Dogs can stay in our hotel for only 40 GBP per stay, up to 5 nights, and a further 40 GBP will be charged for every additional 5 nights. Terms and Conditions apply.
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    • Smoke-Free Facility
    • Number of Floors: 2
    • Total Number of Rooms: 76
    • Number of Suites: 0
    • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 76
    • Number of Accessible Rooms: 4
    • Connecting Rooms Available
    • Current Renovation: 16-March-2020 To 19-June-2020
    • The Hotel will be undertaking a refurbishment of the Rooms and redecoration of the public areas.

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  • Languages + -

    • English
  • Credit Cards + -

    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • Discover
    • Business Advantage
  • Limited Time Braintree Offers

    Our Highlights
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    Our Clean Promise
    Wedding Venues
    Chelmsford Race Course
    Dining at Braintree
    Meetings at Braintree
    Our Clean Promise
    The safety of our guests and employees is our number one priority and we would like to re-assure you that measures are in place to provide a clean, safe and welcoming environment in our hotel. Find out more by clicking 'Learn More' below.
    Wedding Venues
    Our hotel is located within 15 - 30 minutes of some of the local wedding venues, including Gosfield Hall, Leez Priory as well as High and Maidens Barn. Why not relax completely, book a night with us, enjoy your evening celebrating the lucky couple and have a breakfast on us the next day!
    Chelmsford Race Course
    Did you know that Chelmsford City Race Course is located only a 10 minute drive away from the hotel? Why not stay with us before or after a race? Our Reception team would be more than delighted to help arrange a taxi to and from the course so you can enjoy all the delights of a race day!
    Dining at Braintree
    We now offer dining at the hotel Our Sage Restaurant offers some great dining options so all you have to do is get yourself a pint of ale from the Lounge Bar and relax and enjoy a home-cooked meal at Holiday Inn Express Braintree.
    Meetings at Braintree
    Are you looking for a space to host your next meeting or presentation? A space that is not only stimulating but also professionally equipped? Look no further than Holiday Inn Express Braintree. We offer 2 separate rooms with a maximum capacity for 12 delegates in each.
    Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Braintree

    • Complementary parking is available at Holiday Inn Express Braintree for hotel guests.

    • No, Holiday Inn Express Braintree does not have a pool.

    • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Braintree is from 2:00 pm, and check-out time is 11:00 am. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.

    • Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Braintree offers free WiFi!

    • Holiday Inn Express Braintree has 1 restaurant. Sage Restaurant.

    • Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Braintree vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.

    • The Holiday Inn Express Braintree has 76 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.

    • Pets are welcome at Holiday Inn Express Braintree. There is a pet deposit per stay of 40 GBP. Our Pet Policy: Dogs can stay in our hotel for only 40 GBP per stay, up to 5 nights, and a further 40 GBP will be charged for every additional 5 nights. Terms and Conditions apply. .