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Holiday Inn Colchester

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Abbotts Lane, Eight Ash Green, Colchester CO6 3QL, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Watfordchaps Watford/London
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Watford/London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is third time we have stayed here over the last 3-4 years and will stay again in the future for the following reasons. The hotel is easy to get to, just off the A12 five-ten minutes drive outside the centre of Colchester, close to the seaside resorts of Walton, Frinton, Clacton along with Constable counrty close by and there... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Travelled from Exeter, not advise able on a Friday afternoon/evening. We had 3rooms but one mine was on the second floor and there is no lift so reception very kindly upgraded it to ground floor Executive room. The staff were really friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble, the food in the restaurant was very good and the eat... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our family party of 7 stayed over the weekend. My husband and I both use Holiday Inns / Express when travelling for work, but this has to be one of the best. All the staff from reception to restaurant, cleaning staff and the leisure suite staff were at all times friendly, helpful and accommodating. Nothing was too much trouble and... More

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Exeter
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were up from Devon for a family 80th birthday and my father booked 3 rooms for the seven of us. On their arrival my Father, who has mobility issues, explained that as there was no lift the room he had been given would be a problem and immediately they were upgraded to a ground floor room, no fuss made... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Colchester for a birthday party and chose this hotel for it's vicinity. We have used Holiday Inns before but this is the best so far. The welcome of the desk staff, who were under pressure at the time, was faultless. The room was very clean and had all the facilities that you would expect. The one negative... More

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england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a brilliant stay at this hotel over the weekend. On check in the staff were brilliant with us explaining where to go on our night out aswell as the hotel facilities. The room was large and spotless. We made our way to the bar had a drink, quite impressed the hotel has a starbucks in it unfortunatly the... More

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stay at the holiday inn colchester on a weekly basis and the hotel staff are always very welcoming. They try and ensure that everything is as comfortable as possible. After a long drive they always have a complementary glass of wine on arrival, they know which room I prefer (end of the corridor I am an early night person... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am going to begin by saying that I have stayed in several Holiday Inns but I have never experienced such excellent customer service. I was warmly welcomed with a complimentary drink and was helped to my room. At breakfast I was taken to a table and shown all the breakfast areas. All the cleaning staff wished me a good... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, the hotel front desk girls were really friendly and even had a few cheeky jokes with me during check in. I love a bit of personality rather than the usual "Evening sir" YAWN. These girls were fun. I tried to blah a room upgrade which didn't work but they even made a joke of that which I took on... More

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Geneva New York
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13 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the Holiday Inn Express in Colchester through hotels.com believing that the hotel was actually located in Colchester on Abbots Lane just off of the A12 . On arrival at the Holiday inn in Colchester however, we discovered that the Holiday Inn Express was actually 13 miles away in Langley which is not in Colchester. The Holiday Inn in... More

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Colchester

Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Colchester Hotel Eight Ash Green
Holiday Inn Colchester Hotel
Colchester Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Colchester Eight Ash Green
Address: Abbotts Lane, Eight Ash Green, Colchester CO6 3QL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Eight Ash Green
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Eight Ash Green
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Colchester 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn Colchester in Essex is 3 miles away from Colchester, the Oldest Recorded town in Britain. The Hotel is ideally located just off the A12 in a quiet village setting. This Colchester Hotel offers excellent facilities for all whether travelling on business or pleasure. Facilities include air-conditioning and High Speed Internet Access in all bedrooms, accessible & family rooms, and a Spirit Health Club with Swimming Pool. Our Hotel Restaurant, Bar & lounge offer tempting traditional British dishes and international cuisine including the famous Holiday Inn Breakfast in a relaxed, informal atmosphere. The Hotel has seven conference rooms; that cater for all your requirements from training courses, boardroom meetings & 1:1 Interviews to Wedding Ceremonies & Receptions. Not only does the Hotel cater for a diverse range of corporate clients, it offers outstanding weekend & leisure packages for those couples or families wishing to relax - Remember Kids Stay & Eat for Free*. Surrounding attractions include Colchester Zoo, Freeport Designer Shopping Village, Castle Museum and PGA seniors tour golf at Stoke By Nayland. Colchester United's New Ground, is only a short drive away. What s more the Hotel is less than 30 miles away from Stansted Airport connecting major cities around the world. *Terms & Conditions Apply ... more   less 
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