Hotels in Rayleigh, England

Search and compare Rayleigh, England hotels from hundreds of travel sites and save

Rayleigh, England, United Kingdom
Oct 6 — Oct 72
Rayleigh, England, United Kingdom
Thu 10/6
Fri 10/7
...and more

Refine Your Search

Star ratings
Guest Ratings
See all filters

Popular Hotels in Rayleigh

Filter by star ratings
All filters
Premier Inn Basildon (Rayleigh)
Rayleigh Weir Arterial Road (A127), Rayleigh, United Kingdom
Show on map
0.6 mi from city centre, Rayleigh, ENG, United Kingdom 

Premier Inn Basildon Rayleigh provides a modern setting when in Rayleigh. Those staying at the property can also make use of free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

Hotel prices in Rayleigh

3 stars

Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.

Where to stay in Rayleigh

About Rayleigh

Rayleigh is a historic market town in Essex mentioned in the 11th-century “Domesday Book”. An early Saxon cemetery has been discovered in the town, together with the mound of a medieval castle. Modern-day Rayleigh is home to beautifully preserved half-timbered buildings and a charming windmill and hosts a market that dates back to 1181.

Things to do in Rayleigh

One of Rayleigh’s most iconic landmarks is its six-storey tower mill, which was constructed in 1809 for Thomas Higgs. It houses a museum detailing the history of the site and the adjacent Rayleigh Mount, a former castle managed by the National Trust. You can dress up in traditional costumes or stroll along the circular pathway that marks the historic moat.

Occupying a timber-framed house dating from the 16th century is the Rayleigh Town Museum, where everyday artefacts and community memorabilia are displayed. In addition to exhibiting military uniforms, vintage posters and old photographs, the museum regularly hosts book sales. The Rayleigh Town Museum is a short walk from King George’s Park where you’ll find a children’s playground and picnic lawns.

Travelling with kids? Don’t miss a visit to the Base Jump Trampoline Park, which boasts more than 185 interlinked trampolines. Test your skills on the United Kingdom’s first trampoline half-pipe, shoot hoops in Slam Dunk Lane or challenge your family to a game of trampoline dodgeball. Parents can relax with a refreshment at Cafe Jump, which has a viewing platform overlooking the entire park.

Getting around Rayleigh

Rayleigh is just over an hour’s drive from the centre of London and 45 minutes from London Stansted Airport. Regular trains connect to the Rayleigh railway station and buses travel through the town. The centre of Rayleigh is compact enough to explore on foot.

Facts about staying in Rayleigh

  • What are the best hotels in Rayleigh?

    16 reviews rated Rayleigh Town Centre 2 Bedroom Apartment with an average score of 8.6/10. It may also be worth looking into the 2 Bedroom Rayleigh Apartment, which received a rating of 7.7/10 from 12 reviews. Castle Cottage could also be a good option, with a score of 8.7/10 from 23 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Rayleigh cost?

    Hotels in Rayleigh cost an average of $125/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Rayleigh?

    HotelsCombined searches in the last 3 days suggest cheap Rayleigh hotels have prices starting from as low as $125/night, depending on the popularity of your requested dates.