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Essex Golf & Country Club

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  • Excellent23%
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  • Average23%
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  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was staying down in Essex on business and unfortunately chose this place. Firstly the reception staff seemed clueless and couldn't find my name in their system then when I eventually got to my room it felt dated and the carpet was damp? Later in...More

Thank Andrewsepictrips
Response from TheEssex, Manager at Essex Golf & Country ClubResponded 2 days ago

Dear Andrew, Thank you for your feedback and we can only apologise that it is not positive. It is both a shame and a shock of your opinion of our reception team, our staff is generally always hotel guests first point of praise. Unfortunately mistakes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Slightly odd set-up (this is not a hotel with a golf course; more a golf club, with rooms as an adjunct). Most of the problems I experienced related to the poor construction of the building (which I'm not sure anyone can do much about). As...More

Thank Ben B
Response from TheEssex, Manager at Essex Golf & Country ClubResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review and your lovely comments about the service you received and the food. We are sorry that you did not find your stay comfortable. As you mentioned, we do charge an appropriate amount for the rooms we have here,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just your average hotel visit to be honest, rooms appeared to be clean, staff left you alone, was very hot in the rooms though, could’ve definitely used a fan or better air conditioning at least!!!!!!!!More

Thank gbarnes1141
Response from TheEssex, Manager at Essex Golf & Country ClubResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Unfortunately as we do not have air-conditioning we can only provide fans on request for our guests, so we do apologise that you weren't as comfortable as possible. If you do stay with us again, please speak to Reception about...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a frequent traveler and this has been one of my worst ranked experiences. I could write an essay but I'll keep it short. Calling the place tired is too generous. Extremely old and cheap furniture, soft plastic shower curtains, very old bathrooms etc....More

Thank loux
Response from TheEssex, Front Office Manager at Essex Golf & Country ClubResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we appreciate all feedback here at The Essex. We are incredibly sorry that you never enjoyed your stay at The Essex. Your review is disappointing as we have had many positive reviews over the Summer. The temperatures experienced over the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so you could say ‘did you ask if the rooms were air conditioned’? yes we did so yes we knew they were not, and yes they gave us a small fan and told us the windows opened, so fair enough, what we were not...More

Thank chefbynite
Response from TheEssex, Manager at Essex Golf & Country ClubResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. Yes unfortunately, as we do not have air-conditioning, we can only provide fans during this hot weather, so we do apologise that this didn't help cool you down. With regards to your meals, we will pass your comments...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$78 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Dining (5)
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Julie A
27 April 2018|
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Response from TheEssex | Property representative |
Hi Julie Breakfast is £9.95 per person and consists of full English and continental options with tea and coffee. Yes of course this can be booked on arrival. Many Thanks
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Katiee E
16 January 2018|
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Response from TheEssex | Property representative |
Hello there, the facilities are open from 7:30am-8:30pm on a Saturday and Sunday but please note children are not permitted before 9am and after 7pm at the weekends. We look forward to welcoming you.
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IceGemzB
20 January 2017|
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Response from TheEssex | Property representative |
Here at the Essex, we offer a large range of Techno Gym equipment, everything from free weights to cross trainers. With also a large amount of classes to choose from, there is always something going on. To see our current... More
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Room Tips
"Great views from the Gold View rooms, but hopefully the lawnmower doesn't wake you up!"
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"Ask for a golf course view or face the car park !"
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"The lodge was fine for a night or two. Rooms looking out at the golf course."
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"no.38 overlooked the golf course"
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