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The Endway, Great Easton, Great Dunmow, CM6 2HG
At a Glance: Historic

A classic 15th century village inn with 4 star en-suite accommodation situated 3 miles from Dunmow, 10 minutes drive from Stansted Airport. Cosy lounge bar, superb restaurant and gardens.

From £81/room per night
112, Station Road, Burnham on Crouch, Essex, CM0 8HR
At a Glance: Historic, Pet Friendly

This popular local restaurant with rooms, built in the 1800’s, is full of character with wooden floors and hand-made furniture. The inn serves the freshest of seafood as well as classic pub dishes.

From £50/room per night
Market End, Coggeshall CO6 1NH
At a Glance: Historic

Situated in one of the prettiest market towns in Essex, this stunning building dates back to the 15th century and still boasts a wealth of original features. All 18 bedrooms have the usual modern facilities and yet the rooms still manage to retain the flavour of the original building. The food offering certainly isn't 15th century with The White Hart Hotel offering restaurant, bar and terrace menus. Free WiFi.

From £55/room per night
East Street, Colchester, CO1 2TZ
At a Glance: Historic

Welcome to the The Rose and Crown, originally a 14th century coaching inn, located within walking distance of Colchester town centre. Choose from either the historic oak beamed rooms located in the original house or the more contemporary rooms in the new wing. Eat in the hotel restaurant or in the more informalTudor Bar and Brasserie with its real log fires.

From £69/room per night
Poole Street, Great Yeldham, Halstead, CO9 4HJ
At a Glance: Historic, AA Rosette

The White Hart is a beautiful 15th century inn full of character with traditional wooden beams and open fireplaces. Situated in the attractive Essex village of Great Yeldham on the banks of the River Colne, The White Hart offers great award winning food in a relaxed and historic atmosphere: the restaurant has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes for the last 3 years. The rooms are located away from the main building, offering a quiet and secluded area in which to enjoy your stay. AA 4 Star Restaurant with Rooms.

From £90/room per night
Mulberry Green, Old Harlow, CM17 0ET
At a Glance: Historic

This 14th century former coaching inn is set in a quiet village location just a short drive from Stansted Airport. The Chef & Brewer Restaurant offers fine food and drink 7 days a week. The traditional bar and restaurant still boast many original 14th century features. All the bedrooms are situated in an annexe to the rear of the main building and are furnished in a modern contemporary style.

From £45/room per night
Coast Road, Mersea Island, West Mersea, CO5 8LS
At a Glance:

The Victory at Mersea is situated right on the waterfront with fantastic views over the Blackwater. We have three superior waterfront rooms, all with sea views, along with four newly built garden rooms. In addition, whether you choose to dine in our restaurant, bar or garden, good food is at the heart of what we do. We use the finest local ingredients to create the best in casual dining.

From £80/room per night

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