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Prested Hall Hotel

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With contemporary style and comfort within an historic listed country house, this privately owned hotel sits discreetly amid 75 acres of Essex parkland, within 30 minutes of Stansted Airport. Partly surrounded by a moat, Prested Hall offers 15th and 18th century interiors, stunning Art Nouveau decor and elegant 1930s extensions. With 15 attractive en suite rooms and an adjacent health club,with additional serviced (Peresteda) apartments, the owners of Prested Hall have attempted to create a place of quality, where comfort, style and relaxation exist without cold formality. Hotel guests will find helpful staff, and attention to detail, with fresh flowers throughout the house, along with books to browse through, DVDs to borrow, real coffee in the rooms and, always, the pleasure of being away from city stress amid beautiful surroundings. Situated just off the A12, a 5 minute drive from Kelvedon station.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Tennis Court
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Getting there
Southend Municipal Airport30 km
Stansted Airport34 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked a room as I live 3 hours from Essex and it was my works Christmas party. I booked an attic room but the weather was awful and the fan in the bathroom was making a loud screaming noise so I was moved rooms....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The perfect wedding location- it was stunning. The ceremony was held outside in the grounds by the river, followed by the wedding breakfast in the beautiful marquee. As the sun shone hotter, one side of the marquee was completely opened by staff to give a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank V0yager1
Response from TeamPrested, Public Relations Manager at Prested Hall HotelResponded 10 May 2018

Dear V0yager1 Many thanks for taking the time to write a review following your son's wedding. It was a pleasure to host and we're thrilled that you have such wonderful memories to cherish. Our waterside weddings are a beautiful feature of Prested, and we're glad...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We held our wedding service and reception here in the beautiful Oak room and Orangery. Our wedding was a brilliant experience, the staff were excellent, especially our wedding planner who organised everything for us before and on the day. The food was delicious with plenty...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carol B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night in this lovely hotel. It was peaceful, the staff were lovely and the rooms were very spacious! Couldn't fault the breakfast and spa facilities. Very affordable and well located, would highly recommend and hope to be back!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank travellermg123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our daughter's wedding here was a 'Twilight Ceremony and Reception' at Prested Hall for around 90 guests and we also booked all their accommodation for the wedding party. The Groom's family and some friends travelled from the US and honestly, Emily and her team at...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Paulinr S
Response from TeamPrested, Public Relations Manager at Prested Hall HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paulinr S Many thanks for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, following your daughter's wedding here. It was a wonderful celebration and we were honoured that you chose to host it with us at Prested - we'll be sure and...More

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2 April 2018|
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Response from TeamPrested | Property representative |
Hi, Apologies for the delay. The above advisors are correct, we don't have a lift but we do have one ground floor room, which is described as an accessible room, with special adaptations. Do please give us a call on 01376... More
11 May 2017|
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Response from TeamPrested | Property representative |
Hi Chole, Free wifi is available to all guests staying at the hotel, however, due to our rural location we occasionally experience problems with the connection. On average the wifi speeds are: 2 mbps download and 0.5 mbps... More
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30 January 2017|
Response from perestedaEssex | Property representative |
If you are staying in the hall or Peresteda Apartments, you can have 20% discount off spa treatments, but you must book them yourself on 01376572175. Mike
Room Tips
"I think all the rooms have views of the extensive grounds. There are self catering apartments available..."
3 weeks ago
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"A few rooms are in the arttic so don't go for them if unable to go up extra stairs than you need."
23 Oct 2018
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"Rooms at the rear have views over the lake and at the front, over the grounds so all equally good."
29 Sep 2018
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"Ever room is lovely and unique"
1 Sep 2018
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US$98 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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