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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

4.0 of 5 Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights CM9 8HX, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There for a wedding 2 weeks ago. First impression of room was top marks until closer inspection of the bathroom revealed plating on the taps was very worn, floor tiles cracked and toilet very low - difficult for a person with limited mobility - nothing we couldn't live with however. Surprised there was no hotel or room information anywhere, tried... More 

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essex
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for just one night but was over too soon and would have loved to stay longer. Very spacious rooms, most comfy hotel bed I have ever slept in. Shower ion the bathroom was a bit dated but worked perfectly, room decor was great. There was even a fridge in which to put the champagne we had bought with us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on a spa break with mum & aunt, food was amazing in the restaurant, spa is so relaxing great atmosphere to have a great chilled time. overall such a great break away from the normal home / working life. Only thing I can say was that the hotel room was a bit too hot it was nearly as hot... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with the Trip Advisor community, following your visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes - your comments are truly appreciated. Your high score of five stars is acknowledged and indicates the level of satisfaction you enjoyed whilst at the hotel and we thank you for that. We look... More 

Den Bosch, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Crown Plaza Colchester for a long weekend and we had a fantastic time! The room was great, very comfortable and spacious. A beautiful view over the golf course and a large balcony. We spend a lot of time in the hotel: the swimmingpool with jacuzi, the gym, the comfy bar and we had very good meals in... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Thank you for sparing some of your valuable time to share your feedback on Trip Advisor following your recent visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes and I also appreciate your fantastic five star award in recognising your experience. I am delighted to read that your spacious, comfortable well appointed accommodation, with its beautiful views over the golf... More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
46 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is an ideal get-away location for meetings and planning, with plenty of relaxing sports activities to hand when you need to unwind. I have stayed at this hotel a number of times. This time I was particularly impressed by the attention and service of the hotel staff. We were very well looked after and nothing seemed to be... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review on Trip Advisor and award of five stars; following your recent visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes and I see that you are a frequent visitor and we appreciate and thank you for your continued patronage. It is key to all guests when staying or visiting the hotel that interaction with... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are always are giving a very warm welcome by the staff!! A very friendly atmosphere and the fish and chips are excellent!! The kitchen need a special mention as they allways deliver quality food and are very accommodating to any special requests! We have had very memorable evenings in the bar and Kelly and Billy are always welcoming and... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

How kind of you to take the time to share your positive feedback with the Trip Advisor community following your recent visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes. Our kitchen brigade and restaurant team work tirelessly ensuring our guests’ dining experience is a tasty and memorable one and it is clear to me that we have two very... More 

ipswich
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Is Mine And My Partners Favourite Place To Go, We Have Visited So Many Times & They Have Not Disappointed. Rooms Are Fantastic, Cosy With Lots Of Amenities'. Staff Are Always Very Friendly And More Than Happy To Help With Anything. Spa Girls Are Very Nice Pool, Sauna & Steam Room Are Very Small But Do The Job. Beautiful... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

I am delighted to received your wonderful review following your recent visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes and I am so very pleased to read that you return time and time again to enjoy our facilities. Your continued loyalty is most appreciated as is your top score of 5 stars - thank you. We are looking forward... More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a fantastic weekend at this hotel for our friends birthday. Booked on black Friday so got an excellent deal, paying the extra for an executive room was really value for money, Everyone was most helpful particularly in the restaurant. The food was superb and we had to back to The Grill for the second night just to make... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. I am very pleased that your visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes was such an enjoyable experience for you and that your dining experience in our new Grill Room was so positive. Our restaurant and kitchen teams will be very happy indeed to read your feedback, so thank you for taking... More 

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

Couldn't fault Andreas, he was polite, friendly, knowledgeable and a credit to the hotel restaurant. Superior room was well worth the money and all the facilities were excellent.Receptionist was very helpful and we'll definitely be back! Thank you for making my birthday weekend so memorable.

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes. It is a pleasure to read about your positive experience within our hotel. Your complimentary feedback regarding Andreas is gratefully received and he will be delighted to have been mentioned by you. Similarly, your comment regarding one of our... More 

Long Melford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last summer and had a great time playing golf whilst my wife enjoyed the spa. Needed to recover from a busy Christmas so stayed last week. Great food, very comfortable room, hotel nice and warm as very windy and cold outside. Surprised by another comment about hotel being too warm. Our room had a very simple controllable air con... More 

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IanICullen, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, responded to this review

Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes is certainly a fantastic hotel to visit and spend quality time relaxing after the busy Christmas period and I am delighted that you chose our hotel above all others. It is clear to me from your review that you enjoyed all aspects of your visit – your dining experience, your well-appointed accommodation and... More 

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Address: Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights CM9 8HX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Tolleshunt Knights
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes 4*
Number of rooms: 194
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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes Hotel Tolleshunt Knights
Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester 5 Lakes
Five Lakes Hotel Country
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Five Lakes Hotel Essex

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