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Halstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight for a friends birthday party in town... We returned to the hotel at past 2am, and were greeted with a very polite man who let us in. Lovely room, very clean, and well appointed with an exceptionally comfortable bed, nice and quiet even overlooking the main road, I always appreciate a fan in, even in winter... Restaurant staff...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great hotel with friendly staff, central location and a delicious breakfast. Felt slightly strange checking in to the hotel in the restaurant, but that just added to the whole experience! I also asked for a quiet room after reading previous reviews, and was happy to get a room at the back of the hotel. Walking distance to lots of...

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pleased to discover this hotel on a recent visit. The location is very central, only a short walk into the town centre and walkable from the mainline station in about 10 minutes too. There is a covered NCP car park opposite for which a reduction is available through the hotel reception on departure. The single room was well...

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Chichester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the city to go to the Mercury theatre and picked this hotel at random. What a great little gem. Walking distance to the theatre, so ideal. Fantastically clean and well appointed rooms. All the staff we encountered were lovely. The breakfast was varied and freshly prepared. The room suffered from a little pedestrian noise but this all died...

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

A cute little hotel, with great breakfasts included. I highly recommend this stay for anyone travelling to colleague needing good access to the centre of town. Very comfortable and cute little place. Lots of great restaurants in this part of town.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
Reviewed October 10, 2016

excellent small hotel, tasteful, clean and at a central location. staff was very polite and keen to help. We stayed between 30 sept and 8 October and were delightfully surprised by the kind of service and newly refurbished environment. Great cooked breakfast, availability of gluten free and lactose free products. if you have bulky suitcases choose one of the ground...

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Reviewed September 21, 2016

Our king-size room was so poky that there was barely a foot's clearance either side of the bed, and I hit my head on the tv screen mounted above the door. Windows overlooked the restaurant and kitchens - noisy until late and then hot and steamy (presumably dishwashers and ovens running overnight). Staff are obviously aware that it's a stuffy...

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GreenRoom01, Owner at The North Hill Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for the review. Sorry to hear of your disappointment. We do our best to make sure that everyone is happy regardless of the room they are in. We are however a grade 2 listed property and have limitations with the size and shape of our rooms. That said this does add to the variety and individuality of them....

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Stayed recently during the heatwave. As noted elsewhere, this hotel does not have a car park but is just 5 minutes away from a large NCP park – do see reception before you take your car out because they can reduce the cost. We started with a room on the top deck which although fine was a little small and...

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Greater London
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The hotel is very convenient for the city centre and all the main tourist sights. We were given a very warm welcome (staff were happy to lock away our bikes securely) and shown to a very spacious and comfortable double room on the 2nd floor (no problem for us but there is no lift). It's worth noting that as a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 10, 2016

My husband and I had a very acceptable one night (saturday) stay at the North Hill Hotel. It's conveniently located in Colchester town centre, just around the corner from the high street. Having read previous reviews about the street-facing rooms being noisy, we booked a large executive double on the first floor of the barn conversion. It was clean and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Here at The North Hill Hotel we strive to provide a convenient and friendly place to stay in the heart of the old Roman Capital city which is full of character, but softened behind a modern clean exterior. We are commited to giving a consistant friendly service to all our guests in a way which will surpass any previous expectations of value in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The North Hill Hotel

Address: 51 North Hill, Colchester CO1 1PY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Price Range: $91 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The North Hill Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
North Hill Colchester
The North Hill Hotel Colchester, Essex
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Colchester
#3 Business Hotel in Colchester
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“Rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter. Room 32 - spacious however if you are very tall you may have issues with the ceiling!”
 of 5 bubbles 266aphrodite, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“Worth contacting the hotel to state your requirements”
 of 5 bubbles tyketyke, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“Don't get a room facing the street”
 of 5 bubbles eapst222, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room that does not open on to North Hill”
 of 5 bubbles Racoon12345, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“I would imagine rooms at the front of the hotel could be fairly noisy especially if you need to keep the windows open.”
 of 5 bubbles carlald1969, Jul 4, 2016 | Read review
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