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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

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Five Lakes Hotel, Golf, Country Club and Spa is a 4 star hotel offering some of the finest and most extensive health, leisure and sports facilities in the area. Set in 320 acres the 194 en-suite bedrooms overlook the attractive countryside and each is spacious and comfortably furnished. There is a choice of restaurants and bars. Leisure facilities include a luxury spa, indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and well-equipped gym. Golfers will enjoy the two 18-hole courses. Only an hour from London, and Stansted Airport, the hotel is ideal for both business and leisure guests
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
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Hot Tub
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
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Southend Municipal Airport25 km
Stansted Airport40 km
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Omg where do I begin. From the main reception to the restaurant to the spa and beyond. I've never had such a wonderful experience. A value for money stay, from dinner on the first night to afternoon tea on the second. As for the spa,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I have to say when you want some flexibility on being able to get into a restaurant ten mins before it opens to simply sit in the quiet and have a well earned drink knowing one cannot order is key. To hear a no we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Roger M
Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for choosing Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes for the occasion of your visit. Your comments for Sunan are noted and I am grateful you took this opportunity to comment so favourably on your recent experience, which was enhanced by Sunan. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband had our wedding here this year and the day went perfect ❤️ It run so smoothly and I couldn’t have wish for any more help. We want to thank all the staff for their help & Ted the toast master for...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 6 days ago

May I first of all congratulate you on your recent marriage and wish you both all the very best for a wonderful future together. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your lovely comments with the Trip Advisor community. We are delighted...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed hear for business for almost a year from September 2017 to August 2018. I always found the staff very friendly and accommodating. They helped me to feel like family, which helped being away from home for such a long time. The rooms were...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic review following your numerous visits to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes over a year long period. It is wonderful to hear that our team were consistently helpful and made you feel welcome in the absence of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far my worst hotel experience, extremely poor customer service and subsequent reaction by reception manager of issues (multiple) raised, along with being witness to other guests drawing attention additional issues of customer service, hygiene and unfair treatment. Not up to usual Crowne Plaza standards...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes. We regret that you felt your experience at the hotel was disappointing to you. However, I am pleased that we had the opportunity to speak to you personally and resolve any issues you had...More

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Response from 121lozzy | Reviewed this property |
We couldn't....we waited while after 3pm, then went to the desk, and were told we could book in - we asked how come we weren't told, but they said it had just become available! Good Luck x
16 August 2018|
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Response from ZoeRK | Reviewed this property |
We weren't offered any free children's breakfast or meals at all and we stayed 5 nights. Children aged 8&11.
8 June 2018|
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Response from Adriana Santoro H | Property representative |
A hairdryer is available in each hotel room. Kind regards
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"find a room with a newer bathroom en suite"
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"For a quiet room try the Village areas"
02 Nov 2018
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"Take Cash as no cash machine on site"
24 Oct 2018
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"Couldn’t rate service,value or sleep quality, I would have rated 5,4 and 10 out of 5 for sleep quality, the..."
02 Oct 2018
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