The Cricketers Arms
The Cricketers Arms in Rickling Green is in a great location, offering tranquility by the village green. We are conveniently situated only 12 minutes from Stansted airport. Our bar offers a wide selection of drinks, and the hot food that we serve is varied and delicious.
All of our comfortably furnished rooms have en suite bathrooms, and a good range of facilities, such as free WiFi and a tea & coffee tray. You will be warmly welcomed into our friendly country pub.
The Cricketers Arms in Rickling Green is a beautiful country pub with rooms on the doorstep of the rolling Essex countryside. Its halfway between Bishops Stortford & Saffron Walden, & only 12 minutes from Stansted Airport. Set in a wonderful warm red brick building overlooking the expanse of the green & the historic cricket ground, the pubs the perfect place for a stop-off en route to or from the airport, a short break in the countryside or if youre in the area visiting friends or attending a wedding.
Step foot through the door and youll find a cosy low-ceilinged oak beamed bar with a roaring log fire & lots of comfy spots to enjoy a beer or glass of wine, a stylish restaurant serving great quality freshly cooked food, and pretty views over the green. Hot food is served all day & on the menu is a wide choice of freshly cooked seasonal food - much of it sourced locally - & a particularly good English breakfast to set you up for the day. There are real ales & a thoughtfully chosen wine list with plenty of wines & Champagnes to enjoy by the bottle or glass.
The service is warm & friendly. Upstairs, there are ten individually designed bedrooms all with en suite facilities. Some are modern with contemporary furnishings & others more traditional with antique pieces.
All have comfortable king or super king size beds, with good linen & luxurious throws, as well as powerful showers, fluffy white towels, complementary toiletries, hairdryer & tea and coffee making facilities. There is digital flat screen television, direct dial telephone & free Wi-Fi in every room & free internet access throughout the pub. Free parking is available at the pub for all guests staying a minimum of one night & transfers to the airport can be arranged.
The Cricketers Arms is just a three minute drive from the M11, with plenty of attractions nearby including the historic town of Saffron Walden with its many shops and boutiques, Audley End House & Mole Hall Wildlife Park.
High speed internet connection
Tea and coffee making facilities
Wireless internet connection
Fire alarm with light
Direct dial phone
Lock-up facility for bicycles
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
Airport/Train/Bus pick-up service
Internet connection (wireless)
Direct dial phone
The menus are changed often and thoughtfully created.Enjoy superb food prepared using the freshest of local ingredients, combining both timeless classics and innovative specials, always fresh with one thing in common ﾓtasteﾔ. Our produce is sourced locally by our Head Chef where appropriate and served in an ambience that is stylish, modern and relaxed. Our Sunday Roast is becoming legendary and is served all day.As all our food is freshly prepared and are able to cater for the vast major needs
Breakfast (Full cooked)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Rickling Green area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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