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In-room safe, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access
In-room safe, free WiFi, linens, wheelchair access

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
29 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Business Services


Explore the area

AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)16 min drive
Popular LocationO2 Arena43 min drive
Popular LocationTower of London44 min drive
Popular LocationSt. Paul's Cathedral46 min drive

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  • Comfort Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsComfort Double Room
  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Executive Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Double Room

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Bishop's Stortford

Located in Bishop's Stortford, The PitStop is near the airport. Mountfitchet Castle and Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Paradise Wildlife Park and The Gibberd Garden.

Visit our Bishop's Stortford travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • O2 Arena - 43 min drive
  • Tower of London - 44 min drive
  • Tower Bridge - 44 min drive
  • London Bridge - 46 min drive
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 46 min drive

Getting around

  • Sawbridgeworth Station - 4 min drive
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 16 min drive

About this property

The PitStop

4-star guesthouse in Bishop's Stortford with free breakfast
This smoke-free guesthouse features free breakfast, free self-parking and free WiFi in public areas. All 4 rooms offer conveniences such as full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves, along with free WiFi, free wired Internet and flat-screen TVs. Hobs, dishwashers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The PitStop offers 4 forms of accommodation with a safe and shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 5 AM–10:30 AM

Family friendly

  • Full-sized fridge
  • Microwave


  • Lift

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Linens


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Hob


  • Safe



Check-in between 2 PM and 7 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; access will be through a private entrance

Access methods

Private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30.0 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The PitStop and receive a full refund?
Yes, The PitStop offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The PitStop cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The PitStop pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this guest house?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this guest house?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 7 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this guest house?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this guest house located?
Situated near the airport, this guesthouse is within 3 miles (5 km) of Southern Parkland Country Park, Hatfield Forest Country Park and Rhodes Arts Complex. Pishiobury Park and Bishop's Stortford Golf Club are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The PitStop

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
American dinner and retro stay.

Interesting place to stay, with ‘Diner style’ breakfast room, nice rooms all in keeping with the theme! The most important thing, we got a great nights sleep every night for the three nights we stayed. Thank you and we will be back.

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is one of the most interesting places I’ve ever stayed. I loved it and would recommend

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Absolutely amazing, very clean great atmosphere would definitely recommend staying at the Pitstop

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019


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    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Totally unique stay, wonderfully designed and presented, with a classic car theme throughout which can be appreciated regardless of whether you're an enthusiast or not.

    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019