Stansted, or Stansted Mountfitchet, is a small village in Essex and is home to the well known and popular Stansted Airport. The village only has a small population and boasts character and small town charm. Stansted Airport is the UK’s fourth busiest and is situated just two miles from the village. Stansted has a rich history that dates back to Saxon times and is still home to a number of historical and cultural attractions. This includes the House on the Hill Toy Museum, which is home to more than 80,000 toys.
While you will find a variety of companies taking up office space and premises around the village, business is more focused on companies operating from within Stansted Airport, including advertising solutions, commercial premises and airlines such as Thomas Cook, German Wings and Ryanair. There are also a number of operations in the surrounds that cater for travellers, such as hotels, guest houses, restaurants and transport services. You will find a variety of retailers both in Stansted and in the airport. Other businesses in the area include tradesmen, car rental firms, solicitors and removal firms.
Entertainment And Dining Out
If you are looking for entertainment, you will find establishments to enjoy a relaxing drink in and around the village as well as a range of places to eat out. You can head to The Cork House Bar and Bistro for a quiet drink and a bite to eat, enjoy a delicious dinner at the Linden House Restaurant, or Sample Indian cuisine at Yuva.
You can access rail services in Stansted from Stansted Mountfitchet railway station or if you are looking for road transportation you will find a number of local buses and many taxis in the area. Driving is not a problem given the well connected road networks, and if you require air travel links a major international airport is right on the doorstep.