Romford, one of Greater London’s 13 metropolitan centers, is a large commercial district in East London, England. Despite central London being easily accessible by train, Romford also has a certain charm of its own. This historical market town is just as lively as other commercial areas in London, more so at night. Visitors can choose from a variety of cinemas, theaters, concert halls, bars and pubs, cafes and restaurants, and fast food chains. A developing cultural destination, Romford is home to Brookside Theatre and Romford Greyhound Stadium, one of the last dog racing tracks in London. In the music industry, Romford has made quite a name in the realm of electronic music.
Aside from great places to have fun, Romford also has great places to stay. Here are eight hotels and vacation rentals for your next trip to this bustling market town.
The Gidea Park Hotel knows how to make guests feel at home. The hotel, with its traditional Old English facade and dainty interiors, has charmed many Romford visitors with its service and overall ambiance. Guests have commended the hotel’s dedication to cleanliness, its compact yet cozy rooms, and its well-prepared breakfast menu. Guests have also commended its convenient location with a shopping mall nearby and a train station an 11-minute walk away.
Gidea Park Hotel has a snack bar and bar, as well as an on-site restaurant which offers British, Italian, and international cuisine. Guests can also request for special diet menus and packed lunches.
Other services include luggage storage and daily maid service. There is also free private parking and Wi-Fi access in all areas. Guests can also benefit from a hassle-free transfer to the airport with the hotel’s shuttle service.
Gidea Park Hotel
Address: 115 Main Road, Romford,United Kingdom (see map)
Price: From 79 USD (62.54 GBP)
When staying at Romford, why not soak up the iconic English architecture and countryside? The Harefield Manor Hotel, situated in an elegant Victorian house, has stylish interiors to complement its facade. It also has a bar and restaurant on-site, a garden, and great countryside views.
It has a wide range of en suite rooms with a flat screen TV and facilities for tea and coffee. The hotel also has a double room suitable for guests with disabilities.
In the vicinity are a supermarket, market, and cafe. Other services include luggage storage, a daily maid service, and a laundry service. Guests have commended the hotel’s overall style (especially the bathroom) and the great quality of its breakfast.
Harefield Manor Hotel
Address: 33 Main Road, Romford, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: From 70 USD (55.42 GBP)
This independent family-owned bed and breakfast knows guests’ need for peace and quiet. Guests have commended its peaceful location despite being a 7-minute walk to the train station. Guests have also praised the quality of their full English breakfast and warm, helpful staff. For coffee and tea lovers, each room has facilities for making drinks.
The hotel has free Wi-Fi in the hotel rooms and free public parking, There is also a designated smoking area and daily maid service.
Montrose Guest House
Address: 43 Dunton Road, Romford, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: From 62 USD (49.10 GBP)
The Repton Private Hotel is another no-fuss accommodation that guests have commended. A lot of guests have praised its convenient location and big comfy beds in double or twin rooms. The hotel also offers breakfast in the room for an additional charge, so guests will not have to worry about the lack of dining spaces. Guests can also benefit from free private parking, free Wi-Fi, and a designated smoking area.
Aside from central London being around 30 minutes away, there are also a variety of restaurants, cafes, bars, supermarkets, and a market nearby. About a kilometer away (0.62 miles) is the Raphael Park for those looking for a bit of nature.
Repton Private Hotel
Address: 18 Repton Drive, Romford, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: From 68 USD (53.84 GBP)
This sleek, modern studio apartment knows the need for guest safety. Aside from being well-equipped and spacious, this property has a CCTV camera and a buzzer at the front door. Guests can also benefit from the kitchen, washer, broadband Internet, oven, and communal garden.
The train station is 15 minutes away and the hospital is a 5 to 8-minute walk from the property.
Modern Studio In Romford
Price: From 65 USD (51.46 GBP)
Number of Guests: 2
For solo travelers, comfort and convenience are important when choosing an accommodation. Those who are into frequent land travel might want to check this one out. Aside from a supermarket, the apartment is also near a train station and bus stop.
One king-size bed is available and free parking and Wi-Fi is provided. There is also a kitchen, dryer, washer, and back terrace.
Room Near the Train Station
Price: From 39 USD (30.88 GBP)
Number of Guests: 1
Visitors travelling in groups do not have to worry about breaking their budget with this lovely holiday house. This apartment has a bathroom, fully-equipped kitchen, dining area that seats four people, a master bedroom with double bed, and another bedroom with two single beds. There is also a sofa bed in the lounge for extra guests. Outside is a patio and garden where guests can smoke.
There are also books, a DVD player, TV, and video library for guests to enjoy. Guests also won’t have to worry about their laundry with a washing machine available for use. Free Wi-Fi is available and parking is possible for one car.
For those who want to travel around Romford and other areas of London, the property is a 10-minute walk to the train station and town center. Staying at Romford for a long time? You might want to check out this home away from home. Long-term renters are also accommodated here.
Two-Bedroom Holiday House
Price: From 91 USD (72.04 GBP)
Number of Guests: 6
8. Be immersed in comfort, luxury, and convenience at the Morland House Apartment 3 (From 177 USD (140 GBP))
For visitors looking for comfort in a private space, this property is one to look out for. The newly refurbished apartment has two bedrooms and luxury kitchens and bathrooms. Its light, airy interiors complement the wooden floors beautifully.
Aside from being well-equipped and elegant, the apartment also offers an optional housekeeping service. It is conveniently located near a laundromat, massage therapist, bank, fitness center, hospital, and supermarkets/markets. It is also near entertainment establishments like theaters, cinemas, museums, library, and restaurants.
Morland House Apartment 3
Price: From 177 USD (140 GBP)
Number of Guests: 3
Experience the liveliness and comfort of England
Romford, with its vitality and English countryside quality, is just as worth visiting as central London. Whether you’re immersing yourself in the culture of the historic market town or just stopping there on the way to central London, stay somewhere just as memorable and comforting as Romford itself.
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