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The North Hill Hotel

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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... More 

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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... More 

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Greater London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Convenient for the centre of town, and a great breakfast. But we found the street facing rooms are very noisy. On a Saturday night there was a lot of noise from people outside, but also the road is a very busy one, with constant fast traffic throughout the night. Things didn't really get quieter until around 3am. There is no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Stayed for a couple of nights whilst on our annual visit from Sydney. We stay here as the location is perfect, the rooms are well equipped and the breakfast is excellent. The only niggle on this occasion was the wifi that is temperamental. The restaurant us consistently good and the staff are super friendly and helpful.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

My partner & I have just returned from a two night stay at The North Hill Hotel. From booking the hotel right through to checking out I cannot find fault with this lovely hotel. Perfectly located close to the town centre & restaurants. We were warmly greeted upon arrival & given a free upgrade. Our room was situated at the... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The best Afternoon Tea we've ever eaten, food was delicious and plentiful, staff were very friendly and so accommodating taking care of our every request with a smile, nothing was too much bother for them. The atmosphere was incredibly relaxing, too many times if you go out for afternoon tea somewhere nice, the food might be lovely but the atmosphere... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The North hill hotel is quite simply lovely ,superb location with Ncp car park 2 mins away and you get a discount on parking from the hotel,the staff are very friendly and nothing's to much trouble,the room which we had a free upgrade on was gorgeous ,great tea and coffee facilities ,lovely big bathroom with shower gels shampoo,flat screen TVs,ironing... More 

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at this hotel 3 years running for an annual business meeting in Colchester. The first time I stayed in the main hotel and the other two times I stayed in the new buildings in the garden. Very clean and the staff are very attentive. The only criticism is that it is on a very busy road with... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Green Room
The Green Room
Cuisines: British, Gluten Free Options, European
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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: $96 - $128 (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
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Colchester
#3 Romantic Hotel in Colchester
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