Life is an adventure

Where would you like to go?

Call an adviser

Give us a call and one of our experienced advisers can offer assistance in booking your holiday.

Email or visit us

Visit us in store and one of our helpful members of staff can help book your holiday for you.

View latest offers

We have a number of latest offers available on holiday types, destinations and last minute deals.

Holiday types

Chat to one of our friendly advisers now to discuss your holiday requirements, or visit us in-store

Braintree Travel Branch

Call us Monday to Saturday 9am – 5.30pm
Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm
  01376 551444

Chelmsford Travel Branch

Call us Monday to Saturday 9am – 5.30pm
Sunday 10.30am – 4.30pm
  01245 490290

Featured destinations

We have thousands of other holidays available in-store, get in touch to find out more.

Why choose Co-op Travel

from a local independent co-operative?

Wide choice of tailored holidays

We’re not tied to a single tour operator, so you have the widest choice of holidays possible.

Plus, we ensure ABTA will provide financial protection for your added peace of mind.

Knowledgeable advisers nearby

Our helpful and well-travelled staff will help you plan the perfect holiday to suit you and your needs.

Being a local agent, it means we’re conveniently close by if you want to discuss your holiday face-to-face.

Earn membership points & dividend

As a Chelmsford Star Co-op member you’ll earn membership points on your holiday too, ensuring a nice dividend later in the year.

We’ll also reinvest the money you spend with us back into Essex.

Testimonials

The team went out of their way to fit all our ‘wish list’ into the itinerary. Best. Family. Holiday. Ever.

 

 

Neal, Romford

 

My adviser at Co-op travel was simply fantastic and removed all the stress of booking a holiday. I found my dream trip via the Co-op website and then called to make my final booking. They talked me through all the different options available which meant I really did have my dream holiday.

Kevin, Chelmsford

 

 

 

Latest news

Best Travel Agents In The UK – shortlist success!

We’ve been shortlisted as one of the best travel agencies in the UK, according to industry bible The Travel Trade Gazette (TTG).

Worst travel destinations revealed

Plenty of people will have included ‘do more travelling’ somewhere on their New Year’s resolutions list but, whilst we’re all for discovering a new adventure at Co-op Travel, no one should put themselves at risk.

Canary Islands Cruise

Princess Cruise Deals for 2019!

Princess Cruise Deals for 2019! December 10, 2018

Hamper Winner Announced

Congratulations to Caroline Dyer, who has won a hamper of goodies!

Trip To Disneyland Won!

A woman from Colchester has won a trip to Disneyland Paris for her and her family following our recent collaboration with Quadrant department stores and Heart FM.

Honeymoon on the house!

Local couple and customers to our Braintree Co-operative Travel, Shelley Wakeling and Mark Day were “totally shocked” when travel colleague, Susie Hyett phoned them to say they had won the holiday that they had booked through Sovereign Luxury Travel and Daios Cove!

Chelmsford Star wins best in the UK for community support!

We are very excited to announce that Chelmsford Star has been awarded ‘Best For Community Impact’ in the National Business Charity Awards, held in London last night, beating off international competition from the likes of Aldi and Prudential.

Membership

For nearly 150 years, people in Essex have chosen to become members of the Chelmsford Star Co-operative Society and now tens of thousands enjoy the benefits of membership.

How do I become a member?

Invest £1! See the Join Today page for more information or pick up a form from any of our shops. Send the form back or hand to the staff in your local branch, and the card will be posted to you within a week.