Holiday Inn Colchester

Abbotts Lane - Eight Ash Green, Colchester, United Kingdom, CO6 3QL  show map
 4 stars
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Holiday Inn Colchester

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Beauty treatment

Health club

Overview

Situated near a museum, a tower and a theater, the 4-star Holiday Inn Colchester is a good place for a stay offering a sauna, a health club and a barber shop. The attractive hotel, built in 2001, is renowned for its ancient architecture.

This hotel is situated 39.5 km away from Southend-on. The city center lies within 6 km from the venue.

The hotel features convenient location with proximity to gardens and a green area.

Holiday Inn Colchester is within a 40-minute drive to London Southend airport.

Rooms

There are beautiful rooms with free Wi-Fi, a safe, coffee/tea makers, cable TV with on-demand movies and climate control provided for travelers staying in Colchester. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A day at Holiday Inn Colchester begins with a good breakfast. Dishes of British cuisine are served in the indoor restaurant. Guests can quench their thirst at Traders bar with a favorite drink.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Holiday Inn Colchester features such facilities as free self parking, a beauty salon and an elevator.

Relax

Treatments include beauty therapy, reflex massage and steam baths. The property offers a gym and a fitness centre helping guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Polish.

Number of rooms:   109.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Barber shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Board games
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Abbotts Lane - Eight Ash Green, Colchester, United Kingdom, CO6 3QL

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City Center
  • Colchester
    5.4 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    109

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Rooms and availability

Holiday Inn Colchester photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Holiday Inn Colchester photos Room
Executive Double Room
  • Room size:

    14 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV

Holiday Inn Colchester Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Layer Marney Tower9.2 km

Museums

  • East Anglian Railway Museum3.1 km

Parks

  • English Heritage: Lexden Earthworks and Bluebottle Grove2.8 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Colchester Zoo Ltd3.4 km

Theaters

  • Mercury Theatre4.9 km

Zoos

Local attractions

  • The Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum13.3 km
    Castle House, Castle Hill, Dedham
  • Gainsborough House17.4 km
    46 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury
  • Dedham Art & Craft Centre13.9 km
    Brook Street, Dedham
  • Rafi's Spicebox Ltd17.6 km
    77 North Street, Sudbury
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    109

Hotel Awards

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Holiday Inn Colchester Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Colchester

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 87 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    8.4

    everything was first-floor which gives the guest an idea of space, no stairclimbing or elevator required.

    no fridge nor hairdryer in the room

  • Single
    10.0

    friendly staff good simple food easy access to room

    towels too thin

  • Couple
    5.4

    wine too expensive ,bed in room too small breakfast we paid for we did not have but still charged for .

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    The hotel was conveniently situated for easy access to Colchester town center. The reception staff were friendly and very helpful. I enquired about the location of a restaurant in Colchester and the reception staff not only advised me of it's location, they printed from the internet various maps and other information that came in useful.

    The room we stayed in was adjacent to a very busy Railway track. The noise and vibrations from the passing trains prevented us from getting any reasonable amount of sleep. They carried on throughout the night, vastly increasing in frequency during the commuter period in the morning. My wife and I left the hotel the next morning very very tired people indeed.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    pleasant surroundings and nice room

    Cost of food was in the restaurant was extremely high.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    stuart and dining room staff very welcoming. breakfast excellent. room and bathroom clean.bed and pillow choice a nice feature.

    too many dots on the bathroom tiles! wine very overpriced silly because you would get more custom at sensible prices..... not all guests are on expenses! bath sheets on the small side. We had 9 very enjoyable night but still no loyalty cards after much questioning and prompting.

  • Single
    10.0

    As elderly, seasoned travellers we were impressed by this hotel. From the beginning, at reception we were offered orange juice and we were asked if, because of our age, we would like to transfer to a ground floor room. This was thoughtful and we appreciated this personal gesture. Our room was delightful, clean and well equipped - the bathroom spacious and well designed. We had drinks and bar snacks in the evening and again we had personal service from the barman who had spotted my box of pills and immediately asked if I would like a glass of water. Breakfast and the service were excellent and so was our checkout. We have never stayed at a Holiday Inn before and, if this hotel is typical, we would not hesitate in staying at another. The staff have been very well trained to high standards of service.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Friendly staff, quiet, have duvets & decent showers, tea & coffee in the room, an iron & a hairdryer. All good items - you'd be surprised the hotels that don't.

    The bed was a bit small.

  • Couple
    7.4

    The holiday inn was in a great location just off the a12... executive room had black out shutters which were excellent. Bar area very nice although definitely a business set up hotel.

    The walls are pretty thin we heard our neighbour very clearly arranging his day with the office. The windows could do with some updating as it sounded as tho they were open when they weren't. WiFi is stated as free..... yes if u sit un reception but if u want it in your room £6.13,per hour!!!! Movies were 8.50!!!!! Too expensive. And bathrooms could do with some modernism

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    just being able to relax and have everything available to suit your needs for a quick break

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location to main routes and coast.

    Vary comfortable stay

  • Single
    8.8

    I got a fantastic deal on the Internet. Staff were brilliant. Food in the restaurant was lovely - they have a 24hr menu. Has a lovely pool, sun lounge area, small gym, spa and sauna. Room was spacious and well appointed.

    Room could have been cleaner - but I can be a bit fussy on cleanliness. I wouldn't say it was dirty but corners in cleaning i believe were being cut.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    We liked the room, very spacious, and air conditioning great. Tea & coffee facilities in the room are good. Excellent breakfast and with voucher cost £9 each which is very good, however without voucher apparently it costs £13 each, which I would not have paid as it is too expensive.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    You know what to expect from a Holiday Inn, this one is no exception. Very clean room, comfy bed, the food is very good and the staff are friendly and helpful.

    The lounge area was quite cold and was more suited for the business person rather than a relaxing place to sit for someone on a leisure trip.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    smiling faces of all the staff whether in the bar or walking along the corridor

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Abbotts Lane - Eight Ash Green, Colchester, United Kingdom, CO6 3QL

Get directions
City Center
  • Colchester
    5.4 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    109

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedColchesterHoliday Inn Colchester

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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