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Premier Inn Colchester (A12) Hotel

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Room & Suite (13)
Dining (2)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 9WP England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews table table restaurant next door good nights sleep attached restaurant room was clean the pub meal deal air con evening meal and breakfast business stay car park all you can eat excellent stay colchester zoo comfortable stay no lift on arrival
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Reviewed yesterday

Very comfortable and quiet Large room with en-suite and chaise long sofa. May have been a brand new hotel as everything was new. The best experience is the bed. Without question the best hotel bed comfort experienced in a long time. Like sleeping in my...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Rob A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank KateH3280
Reviewed 1 week ago

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...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Pete007368
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 971sarahe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Date of stay: January 2019
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About
Description
Less than 15 minutes from Colchester Zoo and Colchester Castle, the largest Norman keep in Europe Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
62
Price range
US$44 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Premier Inn Colchester (a12) Hotel Colchester
,
Premier Inn Colchester (A12) Hotel Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
62
Price range
US$44 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Premier Inn Colchester (a12) Hotel Colchester
,
Premier Inn Colchester (A12) Hotel Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (2)
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Questions & Answers
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AdeleV32
3 June 2018|
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Response from Jane P |
A few miles 5 min in a car
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ChijiokeO
22 May 2018|
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Response from Alan M | Reviewed this property |
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... More
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Jo T
18 July 2017|
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Response from WhitbreadHotels | Property representative |
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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Room Tips
"All rooms are the same. We had a family room, big double and a single."
Toots173
4 Sep 2018
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"The high numbers are a very long walk from reception."
OrsonCarteBlanche
2 Sep 2018
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"Room 37 was a Room which fitted a Family of 4 and had A/C."
craige76
9 Jul 2018
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"Ask for a room with air conditioning"
MarkH275
8 Jul 2018
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