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The Riverside Inn

May 7 May 8
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not sure how I feel here. Some of the staff are great , On arrival I'm checked in by some lady who's last job must been a prison guard. I was given a list of rules to adhere too and sign. Not a very nice welcome , Not one to get to upset I went to room which looked very...

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Essex
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My mum and I bought a Groupon voucher for afternoon tea. We arrived early which wasn't a problem and we were seated straight away. Our food then arrived within 10 minutes. The sandwiches and cake were lovely with a great selection. The scones were still warm and tasted great. I'm not a tea drinker so they brought over a lemonade...

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Thank Loulabelle87
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Restaurant/Bar The last 3 trips there have been absolutely shocking!!! Trip 1. Arrived at 8:15pm on a Thursday evening and asked if we could order bar food only to be told they had already closed the kitchen. We asked if we could order crisps only to be told they do not sell crisps only nuts as they are trying to...

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Thank fionablanks
Maldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Michael went in and booked a table by the window for lunch 5 people. We arrived. Someone at the table, not record of our booking , no problem. At the bar we asked for a tab for drinks and food. All 5 of us are silver surfers and unable to run anywhere but the manager insisted we had to pay...

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Thank PeterG9883
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed recently on business and was disappointed. Having booked on line and supplied all information, name, address, postcode, nationality, etc I was then required to complete a form in writing with same information on it! This would not have been such an issue but I had travelled 4 hours to get there arrived at 2 minutes to 9:00pm and told...

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Thank Ian K
Essex
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the restaurant but did not stay in the hotel.Happy to take reservations in advance and was easy to book, did have to leave an advance deposit. Plenty of choice on the menu. We had a vegetarian and a couple of fussy eaters but everybody found something that they were happy with. The waitress was polite and helpful throughout...

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Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a Champagne Afternoon Tea here today, it was very nice. Clean, spacious restaurant.. All the staff were very friendly and polite. The food was well presented and very nice. Plenty of parking opposite the restaurant. We've booked to return in a few weeks for lunch

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Thank Peter P
Staffs. UK.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed overnight while visiting Chelmsford. Didn't eat in the restaurant, and breakfast isn't available ? Car parking is in a public car park opposite the inn. Room was very quaint, with view over the river.

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Thank richardi
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Andi Walker pop up this evening and wow what a treat. Every course was personally presented by Andi himself and every one was delicious, from the confit duck 'surprise' pre starter treat to the sea trout and lamb - simply fantastic. We will be back

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Thank JBUK28
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Great historic boutique hotel (17th century mill). Rustic old timber beams. Views directly onto river below. Lovely room. They even throw in some free food like cereal bars and fruit within their reasonable price. Only downside was the noise from other guests walking on the old floorboards above us but we dealt with that ok. What was great was the...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about The Riverside Inn

Address: Victoria Road, Chelmsford CM2 6LJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Chelmsford
Price Range: RM436 - RM603 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Riverside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Get a table with a view of the river.”
BrianRM70JA, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top floor is quieter as you won't have people walking in the room above - lovely creaky floors!”
GreatGadgetMan, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 5 or 6 are at the top of the Inn and away from downstairs noise, but lots of steep stairs to get there.”
542ChrisT, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“My guess would be that Room 4 is probably best”
KenQ_11, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you possibly can sit in the Garden”
839terryl, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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