White Hart Braintree Hotel

Bocking End, Braintree, United Kingdom, CM7 9AB  show map
 3 stars
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White Hart Braintree Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The classic 3-star White Hart Hotel, Braintree is set in a picturesque area minutes away from Audley End House, Freeport Braintree and The Arthur Findlay College Of Psychic Science. The hotel opened in 1600 and remains an example of original architecture in Braintree ever since.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. A 15-minute drive will take guests to Stansted Mountfitchet.

The hotel is set next to the castle, museums and the tower.

Guests can reach White Hart Hotel, Braintree by car from London Stansted airport in 25 minutes.

Rooms

All quiet guestrooms include Twin Room, Family Room and Superior Room that come with a minibar, free Wi-Fi, a sofa, a seating area and a work desk. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, bathrobes and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Every morning full English breakfast is served in the conservatory dining room. The property offers a seasonal restaurant serving local cuisine.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of GBP 8.95 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 8.95 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can use 24-hour reception, newspaper service and ironing service as well as free parking, a designated smoking area and a baggage storage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Room service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills

Room view

  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Bocking End, Braintree, United Kingdom, CM7 9AB

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City Center
  • Braintree
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    3.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 305 sq. feet
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    Family Room
    Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed
    Size: 35 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel White Hart Braintree Hotel Braintree location
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      Hotel Address:

      Bocking End, Braintree, United Kingdom, CM7 9AB

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Braintree
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        3.4 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        31

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBraintreeWhite Hart Braintree

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Templeman Galleries - 2.1 mi

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Braintree & Bocking Constitutional Club - 400 ft
      • Freeport Braintree - 1.1 mi
      • Bocking United Services Club - 1.6 mi

      Amusement

      • Sportsman Snooker Club - 3700 ft
      • Cineworld - 1.0 mi
      • Number Ten Bowling Centre - 1.0 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        31

      Hotel Awards

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      White Hart Braintree Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at White Hart Braintree

      Average guest rating

      7.0out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 154 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Rooms
      3.0
      Service
      5.3
      Value
      3.0
      Location
      3.3
      Dining
      8.0

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        10.0

        Great location, great friendlhy staff, great food and very clean.

      • Older travelers
        7.0

        Sorry but not alot--- management staff had an unhealthy attitude problem.

        We did not like the fact that although we were residents and friends from london came to see us---we booked a evening meal in the resturant only to be told when we sat down at 7.45pm that there would not be table service!

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        I liked staying at the White Hart, however feel that our room was in need of some refurbishment, I.E. curtains were hanging down.

      • Single
        8.8

        I stayed there because of its location in the Town Centre. I am not keen on out of town budget hotels which is all Braintree otherwise has to offer.

        Barmaid was a bit offhand - and there was no shampoo/shower gel in my bathroom.Otherwise - no complaints.

      • Group of friends
        6.2

        The staff were extremely polite and friendly. Could not do enough to help.

        The hotel was rather run down. There were large chips out of the wall, the bathroom where the grouting was, was black in colour and the beds were lumpy so I didnt sleep a wink.

      • Single
        7.4

        The staff are friendly and welcoming and the service good. I always enjoy my stay.

        The White Hart is an old hotel with genuine character. Unfortunately the rooms are not air conditioned, and each time I have stayed it has been high summer and difficult to sleep at night. This stay it was the hottest day of the year and I was in a stuffy room on the sunny side of the street. Fortunately I was able to borrow a fan from a conference room, with staff agreement, wedge the sash window up with a cardbnoard box and balance the fan on the window sill from which it ran all night, enabling some sleep under the sheet from the duvet. I returned the fan in the morning.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        We stayed in a room in the old part of the building. Historic more than old, as the building is timber framed, and all odd angles and nooks and crannies. It looked a bit tired on first impression, but actually turned out to be very spacious and comfortable. A great quirky room. We were above the bar, but had a great nights sleep. Staff and food were very good.

        The furnishings are very tired, and putting MDF furniture in such an old room should be a criminal offense.

      • Single
        5.0

        I was disappointed with the room that I booked. The toilet ran all night. Very poor selection of tv channels. The curtains over the windows ar in need of repair.

      • Older travelers
        5.0

        The location was good but that's all I liked. The room was cramped, creaky floors, stuffy. It was warm so I asked for a fan but was told they didn't have one and to open the window! ( it was already open).I Saw a fan for 10 pounds Room was over the bar and was noisy So I asked to be moved but was told all rooms were booked but saw a room empty the next day! Radiator was on all the time with no knob to turn it off. When going I wasent asked if everything was ok. I have more complaints but it makes no difference because this will be ignored

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        Good quality breakfast - it set us up for the day.

        Quality of room furniture rather 'tired'.

      • Family with children
        8.2

        As a visiting American on an "ancestor hunt," being able to stay in an inn that existed when my ancestors lived in Essex and where they must have visited the pub many times in the 1600's was a great thrill. The staff was very nice and welcoming and helpful and the food in the dining room was good.

        The hotel is old, about 400 years old, so the bathrooms have been added or squeezed in. Some visitors might not like this, but I felt you can't hold a historic property to "Holiday Inn" standards.

      • Single
        6.2

        I asked for information about buses on a Sunday morning and I was adviced to get a taxi. However, taxis are few and far between on a Sunday and the taxi company that did pick me up charged me a double rate for a Sunday!!!!!!!! I think hotel staff should make guests aware of this if they have to travel on a Sunday morning.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        staff are your best asset, although the hotel was extremely busy nothing was to much trouble either in the bar or restaurant.

        we stayed in room 3 and found the only way to keep the door closed was to lock it.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Everything was clean and tidy. The staff were welcoming and friendly.Breakfast was excellent. The room was spacious and we weren't disturbed by noise even though there were two functions on the Saturday night. Bath towels were large!

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        The charm of the building, the location and staff.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel White Hart Braintree Hotel Braintree location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Bocking End, Braintree, United Kingdom, CM7 9AB

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Braintree
        1400 ft
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        3.4 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        31

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBraintreeWhite Hart Braintree

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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