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The Peldon Rose

Mersea Road | Peldon, Colchester, England
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The Peldon Rose
Ranked #18 of 40 Colchester B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely sunny day what could be nicer than to have a pub lunch. Oh dear what a total disaster. my partner and I both chose the same thing from the specials board, Pulled pork something in a dry roll.The tasteless pork was smothered in something of the same consistency, a tomato based gloop that had come from a tin of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
271 helpful votes 271 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely location and regular venue for our itinerant cricketers before our regular fixture against West Mersea. The Peldon Rose has a very attractive interior and the benefit of spacious well maintained gardens. On this occasion the food was a touch disappointing. The chicken caesar came in quasi kit form. A limp lettuce and parmesan shaving base with rather large... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We have eaten at The Peldon Rose for many years, but our meal today was a disaster. Mainly the lack of choice on the menu for lunch.. Usually there is a good selection from which to choose, but they have obviously changed their lunchtime menu and now only offer beef burger, fish and chips, vegetable lasagne or scampi. The special... More

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Essex, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Went in a group of 14, attentive efficient staff, shame the food was disappointing, in the main we nearly all went for fish, only the Salmon excelled the Scampi was bland and the battered fish and chips did not reach the standard of any 'Chippy' worth it's salt! Garden peas were like bullets, mushy ones dried out (as if cooked... More

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Abridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

My wife and I have visited the Peldon Rose previously on one of our visits to the quaint and as yet unspoiled haven of Mersea Island.As last Wednesday 17/04/2014 was such a bright and sunny spring day,Mersea was our first choice for some fresh sea air and of course-lunch! Returning to the Peldon Rose didn't disappoint.The smartly dressed young staff... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

I have recommended this restaurant to all if my friends! The food was perfect, the staff were very polite and the overall experience was divine! The only fault (if I was being picky) is that the candle in the middle of the table went out half way through the meal! But other than that Well done peldon rose!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Visited this restaurant this week for their set Xmas dinner, wonderful prawn cocktail , delicious turkey and loved the cinnamon parfait desert. A lovely relaxed atmosphere with friendly staff. Enjoyable experience.

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colchester
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6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Starter was tasty but Scampi and Chips to follow had a poor taste to it and appeared over cooked(chips and scampi)........................Fish was average and for fresh caught not what I was expecting.

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Birch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

A friend and I went for Sunday lunch and it was a very pleasant experience. The staff were very polite and friendly and found the atmosphere to be very relaxed. The food was phenomenal with my friend declaring the pudding to be the best he has ever eaten! I wouldn't hesitate at all to recommend the Peldon Rose to any... More

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London
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13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We chose the Peldon for our wedding reception as we needed a venue near Mersea Island with decent food and booze to have a fairly relaxed and informal celebration. The Peldon Rose suited us perfectly as it is conveniently located and has historic charm without the pretentious feeling of a country house. We had about 90 guests for the reception... More

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Address: Mersea Road | Peldon, Colchester, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Also Known As:
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The Peldon Rose Colchester, Essex

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