So where should you stay near London Stansted Airport?
If you’re looking for a 4 star hotel near London Stansted Airport then The Best Western Atlantic Hotel in Chelmsford is a modern, stylish place to stay. It has spacious, attractive rooms offering full en-suite facilities just minutes from the town centre while London can also be reached with the minimum of fuss.
Experience Victorian charm in Chelmsford with The Best Western Ivy Hill Hotel. Set in 9 acres of beautifully matured gardens, this hotel is a wonderful place to relax and recharge your batteries before your flight and it’s a great location from which to explore the surrounding Essex countryside. First class service will make your business or leisure break even more enjoyable.
What will I find at London Stansted Airport?
With just one terminal London Stansted Airport is easy to navigate. Inside you will find a wide array of shops, restaurants and places to get your holiday money. There’s also free wi-fi. Click and collect if you want to pick up gifts before or after your fly. You can also relax in style before your flight in the Escape Lounge which is open to all passengers at no extra cost. You can find a London Stansted map at https://maps.stanstedairport.com.
For Sat-Nav users, the London Stansted Airport postcode is CM24 1RW. Please note that if you are driving to the airport it is very well signposted and you should follow the road signage to access the car parks and drop off areas.
There are many convenient transport links, with options to suit all budgets, timetables and destinations so coach, bus, train or car are all an option.
With fast, frequent trains between Stansted Airport and Liverpool Street Station, the Stansted Express is the fastest way to get to central London with journeys lasting from just 47 minutes.
Parking is included in the cost of your Hotel, Park & Fly Package. If the hotel does not offer this package please enquire directly to see if there are any charges or whether the hotel has preferential discounted rates or car parking deals from local specialist parking companies.
Hotels usually offer a number of different options for the length of parking to complement your time abroad. If the hotel does not offer a Hotel, Park & Fly Package that meets your needs then it would be a good idea to enquire directly to see whether the hotel has access to preferential car parking deals from professional parking companies based locally.
One of the main questions that flyers ask is what is best – should I stay at an airport hotel with parking on site or stay at a hotel near London Stansted Airport?
Each option has its benefits and disadvantages. Of course, no matter how close you are to the airport you’re still likely to need shuttle transport from the hotel to the terminal and of course, the cost is likely to be higher for the standard of service you’ll receive in terms of room size. Some travellers also prefer to stay a few miles away from the airport so that they can enjoy a quieter and more relaxed stay away from the hubbub as onsite airport hotels can be far busier places.
Check our comparison table to see each hotel’s location and how far it is from London Stansted Airport in terms of distance in miles and transfer time by driving.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Airport Code for Stansted Airport is STN.
* Meals are not included in the package unless explicitly stated and charges will apply
** Shuttle service by bus or suitable alternative will be provisioned by the hotel although charges for shuttle transport from hotel to airport may apply
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