All you need to know about Chelmsford

Why choose a serviced apartment in Chelmsford with SilverDoor? 

Serviced apartments in Chelmsford provide an ideal temporary accommodation option, complete with their own fully fitted kitchens, separate living and dining areas, and private bathrooms. Most Chelmsford serviced apartments will also provide guests with additional, hotel-like facilities such as on-site gyms, shops and 24-hour receptions.  

As an independent accommodation agent, SilverDoor does not own any of the properties in our portfolio and they are quality assessed regularly to meet our stringent standards. Guests can rest assured that they will stay in a high-quality furnished Chelmsford apartment when they book with us. Other benefits include: 

  • Award-winning service: Our customer-focused approach places client experience at the heart of everything we do. With a 24-hour telephone service and over 30 different languages spoken by our team, you can reach out to us for support throughout the booking process for your Chelmsford corporate housing.  


  • A competitive portfolio: As an independent agent, SilverDoor adds only the best properties to our portfolio. Our property searches can be filtered based on over 100 different criteria – so there is truly a Chelmsford serviced apartment for everyone.   


  • Quality guaranteed: Our online property management system – Orbital One – has over 75 health and safety-related fields which partners are required to complete and review every 30 days. When you book a Chelmsford serviced apartment with SilverDoor, quality is guaranteed. 
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How to choose a serviced apartment in Chelmsford 

We have a wide range of business accommodation in Chelmsford to choose from, and over 100 different criteria to search by. Some features to consider when booking a furnished Chelmsford apartment include:  

Cost savings 

On average, Chelmsford serviced apartments cost 25% less than hotel equivalents. VAT reductions also apply to extended stays – so the longer your stay is, the more money you save. Guests also benefit from bills and utilities being included in the nightly rate, unlike the common add-on fees imposed by hotels.  


On top of being the most cost-effective accommodation option, serviced apartments generally have 30% more space than a hotel equivalent. This means separate and spacious areas for living, dining, cooking and sleeping. In Chelmsford serviced apartments, guests can foster a healthy work-life balance even whilst away on business.  

Duration of Stay 

SilverDoor can book both short- and long-term serviced apartments in Chelmsford, depending on your requirements. Whether you require a flexible cancellation policy or would like an extension on your stay, our reliable team are happy to help when they can.   

Chelmsford Key Facts 

Learn the essentials before your stay in Chelmsford corporate housing:  

Things to do in Chelmsford 

There’s plenty of things to do in Chelmsford during your stay. The Chelmsford Theatre regularly houses live entertainment, from dramas and musicals to comedy shows. Also, the Chelmsford City Racecourse is well regarded for its summer horse races and, with London only an hour away by car and train, it’s easy to plan a day out in the Big Smoke.  

Transport in Chelmsford 

Chelmsford has one of the busiest train stations in the UK and saw 4.5 million passengers travel through the station from April 2021 to March 2022. It provides a direct route into London, with over 90 trains travelling between the city and London Liverpool Street station every day. Stansted Airport is also only a 30-minute drive away; it provides more EU visitors to the UK than any other airport in the country and serves over 200 destinations in 40 countries.  

Culture in Chelmsford 

There’s lots of history and culture to explore during your trip to Chelmsford. In fact, it was only given the title of ‘city’ in 2012 by Queen Elizabeth II during her Diamond Jubilee. The Chelmsford City Museum takes guests through the city’s history, from the ice age to modern day, and the Chelmsford Cathedral is also worth a visit.  

Book a serviced apartment in Chelmsford today 

Chelmsford corporate housing ensures clients receive a premium home-from-home experience during their stay in the city. Book with us today, and our dedicated team of account managers will provide support every step of the way. Contact us using our 24-hour telephone service or complete our online enquiry form to start your booking. 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is a serviced apartment?

    Chelmsford serviced apartments, also known as Chelmsford corporate housing, provide everything you need during your business trip to the city. Complete with a fully equipped and modern kitchen, guests can live life on their own terms unrestricted by schedules often imposed by hotels. Serviced apartments also have up to 30% more space than hotel room equivalents, giving you more room for your money and encouraging a healthy work-life balance.  

    Chelmsford corporate housing has many different apartment types. There are many different types of serviced apartments, such as aparthotels or residential serviced apartments – read our blog ‘What is a Serviced Apartment?’ to learn more.   

    No matter what serviced apartment type you’re in, essential amenities and facilities come as standard in Chelmsford corporate housing. Hotel-like amenities such as housekeeping and Wi-Fi are included in the nightly rate, and additional facilities such as concierge service and on-site gyms are also common features of Chelmsford aparthotels 

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