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Globe Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   71 North Station Road, Colchester CO1 1RQ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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East Sussex, UK
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I had no choice with this accommodation, as my room for this business stopover had been booked for me. TA reviews set my alarm bells ringing, but as there was quite a range of opinion I couldn’t be sure. As I was arriving late I rang the hotel in advance, both a couple of days prior, then earlier on the... More

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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Having seen previous reviews I was abit concerned I had booked here. It was short norice and near to where my friends were staying so went ahead. I arrived and there was lots of parking which was good and with cctv. Staff were friendly and attentive and gave me lots of useful information. My room was in the sister hotel... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

These people are just out for your money, they don't care about you at all! Price you pay online changes at the door and unless you pay it they say get lost. Don't waste your money on this place, it's dirty, smelly and worst of all the staff are the most annoying people on earth!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This is an adequate hotel. I had a room with a bath, on the top floor. It was comfortable and secure, maybe not 5* and certainly not in terms of decor. Location is fine, it was half way between the railway station and where I was working, with a little cafe not far away to have a bacon roll.

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Booked this hotel at short notice as was visiting friends in the area, so wasn't sure what to expect. Arrived by train into Colchester (main station, not Town) and walked to the hotel which was only 5 minutes away, a real plus point in my opinion. I was a bit confused as there is a sign on the side of... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Booked a room as I had an interview at the uni and needed to be up early. Very cheap at £50, wasn't expecting a great deal as the reviews seemed to be all the same which was worrying but again it was £50, however, when I arrived signing in was very easy and I was asked if I wanted breakfast... More

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worcestershire
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

The hotel is undergoing extensive refurbishment and so there are some glitches to iron out. The arrangements for getting in are confusing. There is no one on reception and you have to telephone to get someone to come from somewhere at the back of the hotel, somewhat inconvenient as I was stood in the rain waiting for an answer. They... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We were charged for a double room, firstly it was dirty and the sheets were filthy too. In the morning two friends came to the hotel so we could head off to get some breakfast with them. The manager ( rude little woman) accused us of having 4 people stay in the room and charged me again. I immediately told... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Actually the room was really well decorated and perhaps better than average but for £75 we thought we were getting breakfast but that might have been my mistake. Easy walking distance to Colchester town center , well for us anyway. Staff were very good no problem there but we found the bin in our room hadnt been emptied and I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

My colleague and I booked a twin room for £75 which we were told would be fine to accommodate two people. When we arrived after hours, I was greeted by the porter on duty who tried to explain that my friend had not made a booking. After spotting his name on the list I pointed it out to the porter,... More

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Address: 71 North Station Road, Colchester CO1 1RQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Globe Hotel 3*
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