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The Tower Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Main Road, Harwich CO12 3PJ, England
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Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Harwich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on Saturday as a celebration for my in-laws diamond anniversary. The meal was good and cooked to order, everyone enjoyed it, especially the in-laws. It is ideal for this sort of event, personally its not somewhere I would choose for myself, but given the attendees it was the right choice. We were the only group in to... More

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Bexley, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with family & friends & was not disappointed .The staff are very welcoming & friendly with good service.The food is really good & the portions are very generous.Could not fault any thing at all & it was very good value for money too ! We definetly return when in the area.

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11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel the night before a cruise. The room was neat & tidy but a little tired. The dining room was of a high decorative standard & I had an excellent curry. We left our car at the hotel for the duration of the cruise which was great value for money. Breakfast was extra however it was... More

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Dovercourt, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Nine of us went here on Saturday evening to celebrate a birthday. On arrival we were very impressed with the look of the building as you approach, there is ample parking to the rear of the property and plenty of room on entering the property to enjoy the splendour of the decor of the reception area there is also a... More

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed here night before our cruise. Had the greater suite. An excellent hotel. Service and food exceeded our expectations. Room superb, a real gem of an hotel. Feel under rated as only 3 star certainly deserves higher rating. Would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I just returned from an 11 night British Isles cruise, and spent the night pre-cruise at the Tower Hotel in Harwich Port. This is a very small town (no taxis waiting for you when you get off the train, so be prepared with a phone number to call for a ride!), and the hotel choices are limited. I was really... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Only stayed 1 night with my wife and son the night before our 11 nights cruise Used the parking facilities only £3.50 per day, half the price of the cruise terminal Very helpful and friendly staff very good evening meal, only have the light breakfast if you are going on a cruise, big well decorated comfortable rooms will stay longer... More

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65 hotel reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the Tower Hotel in Harwich for one night in early August as we awaited our cruise ship the following day. We checked in at 8 pm and had already had dinner so can't really comment on the restaurant. The check-in was quick and friendly and we were shown to our room on the first floor. I'm glad... More

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5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We stayed just one night after flying in from Houston to board a cruise ship the next day. Desk staff was so helpful and had our room ready early as requested. That was so nice after the long flight and ride to Harwich. The restaurant is amazing. What friendly staff everywhere you go. Allowed a late check out and arranged... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We just wanted a Saturday night away and to be honest The Tower wouldn't have been out first choice but our preferred option was fully booked. That turned out to be to our advantage as The Tower was a real gem. Our room - the Patrick suite - was spacious, very clean and nicely decorated, with a wonderful bathroom. Lovely... More

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Address: Main Road, Harwich CO12 3PJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Harwich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Tower Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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