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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Balls Farm Tye Road, Elmstead Market, Colchester CO7 7BB, England
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Pheasant Suites
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2nd visit within a year and again 5★★★★★★★★ cannot recommend this place enough. We stay in the retreat and it really is. Beautiful accommodation and grounds and so peaceful and private. Spotlessly clean and everything u could ever need or want. Outstanding breakfast which u are spoilt for choice and the cake on arrival is superb. We cant wait... More

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pheasant Suites exceeded expectations that were already high after we had seen the website and read others' reviews. Every detail has been thought about and is beautifully presented. The breakfast was fantastic - especially the choice of sausages! Trying very hard to think of an excuse to go back!

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Ann Arbor, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lynda and her family go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and to assist you with anything you may need. I'd read a lot of reviews that mentioned her prior to staying here, and I had a pretty high bar set for her... she more than exceeded it! She and her family are the perfect hosts! As... More

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Brackley, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second visit, and again we were hugely impressed. This place is wonderful, attention to detail is fantastic. They even provide a pair of binoculars to view the local wildlife whilst enjoying the most amazing breakfast in this idyllic, relaxing setting. Enjoy

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pheasant Suites is unbelievably perfect in every way. The owners are classy, gracious and kind. They go to every length to ensure their guests are welcome and comfortable. The suites are meticulously maintained and spacious. The beds are so comfortable. The food is divine. Words cannot express how perfect this facility and the owners are. We give our highest recommendations.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our 4th visit to the pheasant suites, was, as the last 3 were, truly wonderful. we stayed in the retreat for 2 nights,surrounded by open fields,it has its own secluded private garden with day bed,inside the bed is to die for and very comfy,the bathroom is immaculate with an olympic sized bath you could swim in.Lynda s attention to detail... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this B&B to attend a wedding in Colchester but also to celebrate our wedding anniversary. It was definitely worth its five stars and the breakfast a separate five stars! There are three suites on site - we stayed in the Lodge with its two queen beds (nb - two people in a queen sized bed on a hot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

When travelling on my own I prefer the piece and quiet of a small boutique hotel or an upmarket Bed and Breakfast, Balls Farm came up on a search for accommodation near Colchester and the Trip Advisor comments sealed the deal.The owners were taking a couple of days away when I arrived and I had been pre-warned that breakfast was... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We booked the Pheasant Retreat bridal suite for the night of our wedding, wow just the perfect hide away for a private and luxury stay, and even a swim in the massive bath big enough for 3 or 4 people. Breakfast was fabulous and so much attention to detail, even a pheasant imprinted in the butter and so much to... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Private and comfortable. Attracts honeymooners, as it has the biggest bath you have ever seen! Just up the road from Beth Chatto's garden. The reason for our visit. If you do not want a hotel. this is a good alternative, with its own small kitchen.

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Address: Balls Farm Tye Road, Elmstead Market, Colchester CO7 7BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Elmstead Market
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Pheasant Suites 5*

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Pheasant Suites are situated in the grounds of the non-working Balls Farm. The 17th century Farm House is surrounded by fields and wildlife and located less than two miles from the centre of Colchester and Essex University, a mile from the village of Elmstead Market, Beth Chatto Gardens and only 15 miles from Harwich. It is on the edge of Constable Country. Guest facilities are completely separate from our own, affording guests a level of privacy not normally associated with Bed and Breakfast accommodation. ... more   less 
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