Whether you want to rub shoulders with celebrities in the best bars and restaurants in Essex, get outdoors in the stunning local countryside or get your adrenaline pumping with skiing and zombie hunting, there’s something for everyone in Brentwood. And our hotel in Brentwood is in the heart of the action, close by to Thorndon and Weald Country Parks – where you’ll find the Stick Man and Gruffalo Trails – and close enough to walk to the High Street bursting with bars, cafés, restaurants, pubs and clubs made famous by the TOWIE reality TV show.
Things to do in Brentwood
The main retail centre in Brentwood, The Baytree Shopping Centre has over 25 stores under its roof including New Look, Fashion Avenue and Sports Direct. Located in the centre of Brentwood and just a short walk from our Brentwood hotel, the two-floor shopping mall also has a gym, a large on-site car park and regular late-night shopping until 9pm.
The Essex town of Brentwood is located around 30-miles east of London just off the M25 at Junction 28. The nearest railway station is Brentwood Train Station, with four platforms and up to six trains per hour to London Liverpool Street. The smart, red-brick building has a coffee shop, newsagents, ticket machines and a staffed ticket office as well as baby-changing facilities and toilets.
If you’re flying into the region, Heathrow is the nearest major airport. The 55-mile journey will take just over an hour via car or taxi, with the most straightforward public transport route via a combination of train and underground services through Stratford and London Paddington. Alternatively, simplify your journey by staying the night before you travel at one of our hotels near Heathrow Airport.