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Hotel near Stansted – Rectory Farm

We are as hotel near Stanstead Airport

If you are looking for the right hotel near to Stansted, Rectory Farm hotel may be the perfect choice for you.

This elegant three star country hotel is less than 45 minutes up the M11 from Stansted airport. Conveniently on the edge of historic Cambridge, it’s easy to get to by car or by train and bus.

Whether you’ve just flown into Stansted or are stopping off before you fly out, Rectory Farm’s ideal location is matched by its luxurious rooms and tranquil surroundings. Here you can rest and relax  after your journey – or before you set off on your further adventures.

We can offer you a range of well-appointed rooms, all en-suite and with garden views, as well as  the warm welcome, modern conveniences and exemplary service that all our guests receive.

Why not inquire today about taking your stay near Stansted with us at Rectory Farm Hotel?

Your stay at Rectory Farm a resfull place before your onward journey

Rectory Farm Hotel is a graceful Georgian-style country residence, set in two acres of gorgeous mature garden, leading to 50 acres of private meadows. So a stroll in rolling countryside is literally on your doorstep – which might be just the thing for you if you are going to be spending hours on a plane – or have recently got off one and want to unwind.Rooms

We have 23 rooms in total, and offer guests the opportunity to stay in the main house or in a modern hotel chalet room.

Each of our rooms has a garden view and has been gracefully furnished for your ease and comfort. Each double room has an en-suite bathroom and contains a king size, super king size or two single beds. Whether you’re intending to leave from Stansted or have just arrived from it, we do our best to ensure your stay is restful and comfortable. Each room comes with tea and coffee making facilities and features a TV and DVD player (you are welcome to choose from our DVD library).

Whatever the length of your stay with us, our attentive staff take pride in making it as pleasant and enjoyable as possible.


Our generous continental buffet breakfast can be added as a supplement. Breakfast is served from 7.30 in the Breakfast Room.


In summer months there is a heated outdoor swimming pool available for your use, something you won’t find in many other hotels near Stansted. In winter the guest lounge is just the place for relaxing by a real fire. And if you would like some refreshment there is also an ‘honesty bar’. But if you feel like stretching your legs ahead of or after your flight you can always pop out via our private footpath to the local pub and restaurant in the close-by village of Coton.

An ideal location for Stansted Airport

Rectory Farm hotel is very well-placed for travellers who are looking for a hotel near Stansted.

If you are travelling by car, it is around 30 minutes using the B1383 and the M11.

If you are travelling by train, it is about 1 hour 15 minutes using cross country rail and busway Route U.

…and Cambridge

It’s also right on the doorstep of Cambridge, with its world-renowned university. The city is beautiful but not huge, so you have an ideal base if you feel like exploring the city.

There’s so much for the visitor to enjoy in historic Cambridge. There are the venerable and architecturally awe-inspiring colleges, the sublime Botanic Gardens, the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, plus excellent shopping facilities, after which you might want to stop off at the famous Orchard Tea Garden (Established 1897) or one of the many restaurants and bars. If you have the leisure time, you can take an open top tour of the wonderful sights of the City; the sightseeing bus itself stops conveniently close to Rectory Farm.

And it’s all easily reachable, by car, bus or even foot, from Rectory Farm Hotel.

So if you some time to spare before or after your Stansted flight, a stay at Rectory Farm Hotel means you can add a memorable taste of Cambridge to your main trip.

Hotel Facilities

  • Guest lounge (with real fire in winter)
  • Breakfast room
  • Free superfast broadband WiFi
  • En-suite bathroom for each room
  • TV and DVD player in each room
  • Heated swimming pool and croquet (in Summer)
  • Extensive, beautiful grounds
  • 50 acres of private meadows
  • Private footpath to local pub and restaurant

And we look forward to welcoming YOU…

More information is available on our website, where you can also book your stay near Stansted with us. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please do contact us by telephone or email and ask us anything. We’d love to hear from you, and we hope to be seeing you soon.

  • Alison, Roger and all the staff at Rectory Farm Hotel

Remember we are close to Stansted but offer a more unique experiance the the other airport hotels

Rectory Farm Hotel

Madingley Road


CB23 7PG

Telephone: 07742 272115 or 07734 861072

Reception Hours: 8.00am to 9.00pm

Fax: 01223 280228