The Channels Estate hosts Channels Golf Club, Little Channels and Channels Lodge.

The Estate is situated just to the north of Chelmsford covering over 300 acres of undulating parkland with beautiful views of the Essex countryside. The Channels Estate boasts 27 excellent golf holes, a fantastic 22 bay floodlit driving range, two stunning wedding and function venues, two superb restaurants, a luxurious 17 bedroom en-suite Lodge and is the ideal location for conference and corporate events in Essex.

Channels Golf Club is situated a mile to the east of Little Channels and is host to the beautiful 14th century Clubhouse which incorporates the Bar & Brasserie restaurant and two private dining rooms/meeting rooms. It overlooks stunning views of the golf course, a mature tree lined avenue and water fountain. Alongside is the main function suite, the magnificent 17th century thatched Essex Barn with a private garden and a unique outside wedding ceremony area. This delightful setting offers the perfect venue for weddings in Essex. With it's two beautifully, matured golf courses, Channels and Poppi’s Par 3 it’s the perfect setting for society days and golfing events. The facilities on offer at Channels are numerous.

Little Channels Golf Club (formerly known as Regiment Way) is situated a mile to the west of Channels and the Channels Lodge. This superbly restored mid-19th century working farm complex hosts the stunning Courtyard Suite with its beautiful private flagstone courtyard and offers the perfect intimate wedding venue in Essex. The Bistro restaurant is set in the superbly restored barn conversion and offers a more intimate venue for lunch or dinner. With its public pay & play and members 9 hole golf course, 22 bay floodlit driving range and some of the best practice facilities in the area Little Channels is the perfect venue in Essex for all occasions.  

Channels Lodge, located alongside Channels and just a mile to the east of Little Channels, is perfect for the business traveller and equally the bride and groom on their wedding day. With 17 spacious en-suite rooms, including two honeymoon suites all individually designed and equipped to the highest standards; the Channels Lodge combines the best of the old with the best of the new to create one of the finest hotels in Essex.


Channels Golf Club
All function and wedding enquiries: 01245 440005 (Paul East)
Golf enquiries and pro shop: 01245 441056
The Brasserie: 01245 440003
Little Channels Golf Club
All function and wedding enquiries: 01245 440005 (Paul East)
Golf enquiries and driving range: 01245 361100
The Bistro: 01245 362210 
Channels Lodge
Reception: 01245 441547


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