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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Mersea Island, Colchester, Essex, England

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jmccaffer...
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Awesome”
Reviewed 28 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Can only say it was absolutely perfect & I was only there for a very short time
But will definitely be returning hopefully stay longer next time

Travelling group: Solo Traveller
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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shee63
Chigwell, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Lovely little find”
Reviewed 21 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Very nice and everything you could possibly need. Great comfortable bed and good shower. Nice and clean.will def return.

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Liked best: Everything
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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LBCee
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Perfect retreat!”
Reviewed 21 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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Spent three nights here at the beginning of August and wished it could have been longer. Immaculate property with everything you could wish for. Very peaceful and although attached to owners house, it was completely self contained including own drive and suntrap courtyard garden. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend; we have done a lot of self catering over the years and this is without doubt one of the best rentals ever. Congratulations to the owners!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Robert S
Braintree, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
“Perfect”
Reviewed 21 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Superb accommodation, fully equipped, really could find no fault. May well return. Mersea Island is largely unspoilt, ideal if you want a quieter holiday.

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Liked best: The high standard of the accommodation.
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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Citycoast...
Westcliff
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Everything you could need”
Reviewed 13 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

This is an excellent apartment,beautifully designed and decorated. It had everything you could need for a self catering holiday. We only stayed for two nights so didn't need to use the washing machine and we didn't cook, but you could if you needed to. Lovely little outside courtyard to relax in the sun. The bed was very comfortable and the area very quiet at night. We had a very restful time and would recommend it to other couples.

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andydenis...
Matlock, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Quiet, clean, tidy....perfect”
Reviewed 28 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016
1
person found this review helpful

The apartment was easy to find and sits in a perfectly manicured front garden, with its own separate drive. We had quite a long drive to get there so it was nice to find tea, coffee, fresh milk and biscuits when we arrived. We met Sue on the second day and she was very welcoming, lovely and friendly.
Oakleaves is on a very quiet road a few hundred yards from the sea and we could walk at a very leisurely pace to the shops and to the many pubs and restaurants in West Mersea in under half an hour.
It is very clean and felt new. It is surprisingly spacious with a full kitchen, decent sized lounge area and a huge bed. The sunny little outside patio was an unexpected bonus in which to enjoy breakfast in the morning sunshine.
Overall, Oakleaves was the perfect place to stay and explore this part of Essex. I can't think of anything we lacked!

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EssexDoro...
Essex
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“4star accommodation”
Reviewed 25 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016
1
person found this review helpful

the pictures do not show the quality of this accommodation in a quiet road near the beach. it is ideally located for walking around the island or visits to Abberton reservoir and 6miles from the historic town of Colchester

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Liked best: the quality of the whole apartment
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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