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Premier Inn Colchester (A12) Hotel

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Less than 15 minutes from Colchester Zoo and Colchester Castle, the largest Norman keep in Europe
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Paid Internet
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We stayed here after a trip to Colchester zoo. Clean and comfortable. Just what you expect from a premier inn. Reception staff were extremely helpful and friendly. A perfect night away. We eat in the restaurant with the meal deal option. Good range of starters and main meal
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The Premier Inn at Colchester just off the A12, is easy to get to and just off of the main road, but clear of any heavy transport passing by. Not only an excellent stay for visiting the usual sights of the Garrison, Zoo, and Castle of Colchester, or the heritage sites around the
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I have visited this premier inn around 5 times now. Check in is always quick and easy. The rooms are always spotlessly clean and on this visit the bathroom was sparkling. The only thing that lets this hotel down is the food served in the pub/restaurant next door it is abysmal
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We were greeted by a very happy friendly lady called Lara.she was bubbly and extremely helpful. Amazing with my boys too. The room was lovely. Thank you.It was only 15 mins away from the zoo so the idea location.
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The walls are as thin as paper. They have “quiet time” after 10pm I believe, and we were kept up until 3:30 am because of a family with a few kids, all under the age of 6-7 roughly, screaming at the top of their lungs, crying, parents locking them out and crying/screaming to
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Large room @ Colchester (A12) Premier Inn (# 45)
How far is the stadium from the hotel?
A few miles 5 min in a car
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Hi I was a paying guest, i can not answer your question, it is well secured and plenty of rooms though, so getting one next door to each other should not be a problem? just give them a call, very helpful and friendly staff Thanks
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Is this hotel near the train station ?
Hi Jo, We're around 4 miles away from Colchester (A12). You can get there by bus in 30 minutes or you can book a taxi on 01206 - 515515. Regards, Samantha
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Hi Cath, The family quad rooms at this hotel will consist of a king size bed, a 3ft single bed and a pull out truckle bed. A cot can also be requested for a child under 2 years old. I hope this helps. James
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how far is Great Yeldham in a taxi please
Hi Christopher Great Yeldham from this hotel is just under 23 miles which will take approx 45 minutes in a car or taxi. Kind regards Elaine
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"All rooms are the same. We had a family room, big double and a single."
"The high numbers are a very long walk from reception."
"Room 37 was a Room which fitted a Family of 4 and had A/C."
"Ask for a room with air conditioning"
"choose any room as they are all clean and tidy and staff are great"
$44 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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