Brentwood is a suburb of Essex, situated 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the southwest of the city's heart.
If you want to experience Essex, you should visit a few of the area's noteworthy tourist highlights, including the Colchester Zoo, Lakeside Shopping Centre and Kelvedon Hatch.
If you and your friends are considering a trip to Essex, you should think about spending some time in Brentwood. There you can book a place to stay at the Marygreen Manor Hotel, which is a short walk from the Hopefield Animal Sanctuary, or if you like, you can stay at the Brentwood Guest House, which is just around the corner from the Thorndon Country Park.
Travelocity's extensive hotels page contains a number of Essex lodgings.