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BEST WESTERN Marks Tey Hotel

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London Rd, Marks Tey, Colchester CO6 1DU, England
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It seems that if your going to stay at a Best Western hotel you are going to go back in time. Its like stepping on to the Titanic. Everything is dated, a little worn even threadbare. Our room was large, clean. The furniture was new in 1970. The wardrobe door broken. TV flatscreen but very small. Tea & coffee the... More 

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Beckenham
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for a re-union weekend, so the main thing was about our group being together. Our room was clean and the towels changed regularly, even though we did not put them in the bath. The staff however, are very mixed in knowledge and ability. We saw some friends in the corridor but later when we asked for their... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Me & my husband stayed here for two nights, so that we could 'get away from it all'. We visited constable country, Colchester zoo & Freeport Braintree. All of which were in fairly close proximity to the hotel. The hotel itself was lovely, very relaxed & quiet. The room itself was clean & the bed was really comfy. We didn't... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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76 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've stayed here several times over the years and despite the relatively low score, it would still be my first choice in the area because you know what you are going to get. It is a large 1970s built establishment and some of its architecture gives away its age - long corridors meeting in a central cross and perhaps limits... More 

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Swanley, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for the Saturday night, used the swimming pool and sauna and steam room which was very clean and excellent condition. Lovely lady on the reception gave us towels and explained where everything was. The hotel itself is a bit dated and carpets in lobby a bit worn and tired, But very clean and wonderful helpful staff. Room was... More 

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Usa
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay here a lot on business and use the excellent conference facilities. It's a hotel that has a family feel to it, as it's not like the big corporate hotels most companies may prefer to use. It's got everything you need, including a gym and a pool. Even though we are at work, it feels like a holiday!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited and stayed in the past as this is a really relaxing place to visit. The décor is impressive and the staff friendly. The food is very average. We had a buffet within the party we attended and it was more like a lunch that an evening meal. Big hefty rolls and a few smaller finger foods. NO... More 

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for my friends wedding. All I can say is we had a brilliant time and I cannot fault anything about it from the wedding itself to the breakfast in the morning. Nothing was to much trouble for the staff they were all so friendly and helpful. The rooms were spacious, clean and very comfortable. The breakfast was hot,... More 

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Marks Tey H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Marks Tey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Munchy, Thank you for your delightful review. We did indeed have a great weekend and the team enjoyed hosting such a fantastic wedding. Thank you for joining us and we look forward to you visiting again in the near future. Best wishes, Darren. More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable beds, spacious room, great facilities and excellent breakfast. Staff were professional and courteous. Convenient location with good parking facilities. I would stay here again. Good access to nearby towns and A12.

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Marks Tey H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Marks Tey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear C, Thank you for your great review. We are indeed positioned well for the A12 and Marks Tey railway station and just a few miles outside of Colchester. With free parking we are an ideal location for visiting the area or a visit into London. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Darren. More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place is a little dated but clean and tidy. Hadca few issues with my booking which was dealt with promptly and without any fuss. All the staff i met were very friendly and helpful. The room i had was on the ground floor and large enough for a couple. The tv set was very small for the size of the... More 

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Marks Tey H, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Marks Tey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bart, Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best wishes, Darren. More 

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