Short Breaks In Chigwell
October 22, 2013
Get the best of both worlds when you visit Chigwell
Chigwell is situated in the Epping Forest district of Essex, located no more than 20 minutes away from West London, making it truly a town with the best of both worlds.
If you’re looking for family entertainment then there are lots of things to see and do in the surrounding areas of Chigwell. Whether it’s brushing up on your history at one of the local castles or feeding the animals at Old MacDonald’s Farm or Paradise Wildlife Park. And taking place every Saturday from 5th October and up until 9th November 2013 you can enjoy watching the Firework Spectacular on Southend Seafront.
If relaxation is the reason for your visit then Epping Forest is the visitor destination for you! Stretching 12 miles and covering approximately 6,000 acres, Epping Forest is the finest way to escape from the city. As London’s largest open space, it’s a great place to take part in a variety of sporting activities from cycling to horse riding.
However if being surrounded by the countryside isn’t for you, you needn’t worry as the bright lights of the city aren’t too far away! Within easy access of London, Chigwell is served by two London Underground stations and is just seven stops on the tube to Central London, making it perfectly placed for visiting the capital. With a host of attractions, you can take the time out to be a tourist seeing what London has to offer. Get the ultimate view of the city from the London Eye, get your picture taken with a famous face at Madame Tussauds or explore the making of the Harry Potter films by taking a magical tour of the Warner Bros Studios.
Looking for hotels in Chigwell for your break? Where better place to stay during your visit than Menzies London Chigwell Prince Regent. The impressive converted Georgian Chapel has undergone extensive renovation, which has seen many bedrooms and public area including the bar, lounge and restaurant being restyled to create a contemporary feel. With free Wi-Fi throughout and free car parking, Prince Regent is the perfect hotel in Chigwell for a short break.