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Best Western The Rose And Crown Colchester

Overview
East Street, Colchester CO1 2TZ England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews low beams old building four poster older part main building full english great character lady on reception friday evening town centre superior room the pub would stay again cooked breakfast family wedding waiting staff stayed here for one night
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is rustically beautiful and we loved our stay here. The room was not too big, but it was clean, neat and equipped with all the essentials. Staff was very friendly and helpful. There is a beautiful dining room where we enjoyed a delicious...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank DorisHeimgartner
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded yesterday

Thank you Doris, I look forward to your next visit. Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a fabulous lunch in this historic building. Great choice of meals, food freshly cooked and delicious. Service very friendly and welcoming, would highly recommend as a restaurant to enjoy a leisurely lunch with family or friends.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Wander455215
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded yesterday

Thank you so much. Hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic Inn close to centre of Colchester. Very friendly helpful reception, Spacious room with good surface and storage space. Comfortable bed. Modern bathroom with rainfall shower over bath, Very good breakfast, continental buffet, hot to order. One niggle was water pressure quite low (this is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Surrey361
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded yesterday

Thank you for posting such an informative review. See you again soon Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During the summer, some of the residents from a nearby care home had been able to escape the confines of their home to partake in a pub crawl to the Rose and Crown!!The staff of the Rose and Crown had been very friendly. The activity...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded yesterday

Thank you so much. Really glad that we have access for wheelchairs and can accommodate you all. See you again soon. Merry Christmas

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Classic 14th Century hotel, cosy rooms and very warm, especially in bar area. Comfy bed, but very little privacy when using bathroom! Shower did not work properly, which was a real shame. Just a trickle of water and very intermittent. This failed both days we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Olympix, I am sorry that the shower issue did not get rectified during your stay. It is normal to ask how your stay was on check-out, so I can only apologise that you were not asked. The water pressure in the newer part of...More

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About
Description
"The oldest hotel in the oldest recorded town in England." You are assured a warm welcome at The Rose and Crown hotel, which dates back to the 14th century. It is a beautiful oak timber framed building situated More in the bustling, historic town of Colchester. Originally a 14th Century coaching inn lovingly restored over the years, the hotel is an ideal base for both the discerning business and leisure traveller. You can sit back and enjoy a glass of wine in front of a roaring fire in our Tudor bar or go for a lazy walk in the panoramic Constable Country. Located close to Colchester town centre and the A12. It is less than an hour drive from Stansted Airport and 40 minutes from the Port of Harwich. Central London is 45 minutes by train and the idyllic city of Cambridge is an hour drive away. Located 0.6 miles from Firstsite. Free car parking available at the hotel. The Best Western Rose & Crown have won the ‘Best Small Hotel Category’ in the Essex Tourism Awards 2011. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
US$78 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Rose And Crown Colchester
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Best Western Rose & Crown Colchester Hotel Colchester
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Best Western Hotel Colchester
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Best Western Colchester
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Colchester Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
US$78 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Rose And Crown Colchester
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Best Western Rose & Crown Colchester Hotel Colchester
,
Best Western Hotel Colchester
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Best Western Colchester
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Colchester Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
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silkee56
6 June 2018|
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Response from bas66 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies but didn’t use a Family room so not sure!!!
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pompeylad186298
3 March 2018|
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Response from RicardoSanta-Rita | Property representative |
Yes we do.....just call on 01206866677 to book....!!!
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joshuapscanlon
28 February 2018|
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Response from RicardoSanta-Rita | Property representative |
We have free parking. All bedrooms have a TV but we do not have any DVD Players
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Room Tips
"If you intend spending some time in your room, worth considering a superior room - and/or check that it has..."
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18 Sep 2018
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"Some rooms have a bed which is to small for two persons."
52Fred65
04 Jul 2018
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"Four poster, if ok with stairs"
karenrodd
22 Mar 2018
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"Stay in the old building and go for a four poster room"
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11 Mar 2018
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