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    Brook Red Lion Hotel

    43 High Street, Colchester CO1 1DJ, England
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    Overview
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    1 - 5 of 371 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel is dreadful. Such a fantastic building completely ruined by the owners. They do not look after it. Everything is worn and old and the staff are very scruffy. Tiles off the walls in the bathrooms. Stains and just a scruffy dirty place. It...More

    Thank Anonymous561951
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Anonymous561951 It is always disappointing for us to read that anyone has left the Brook Red Lion Hotel so disheartened. The hotel is an iconic building and a very popular choice for any one wishing to be in centrally located. I will look into...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited this venue yesterday for a cream tea which had been bought for us as a present. The venue is lovely, the staff were very attentive and the cream tea was lovely. Only down side was there were too many egg sandwiches.More

    Thank Kim B
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Kim B I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your recent Afternoon Tea in the The Brook Red Lion Hotel and that you found the history of the building so appealing. I will, of course , pass all your feedback and compliments on...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Old ( ancient Inn ) very historic Front of house staff fine. We ordered dinner in a Private in a Private pre booked room ( No accommodation required) There was some confusion about the booking during the week preceding but this was solved. The food...More

    Thank Brian2339
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Brian2339 I can only apologise once again that the food served for your function, did not meet with your expectations. At Brook Hotels we do value all feedback regardless of its nature and although the issues you encountered were addressed and resolved with you...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Sadly I would not recommend this hotel On the plus side it's a beautiful old building, we we're met by a very helpful receptionist and allowed to check in early - about 1pm. However the room we were in - room 6 - faced the...More

    Thank AR66
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear AR66 Thank you for your feedback and comments today. The Brook Red Lion Hotel is a city centre hotel and whilst the noise from the High Street is not within our control , we do always work closely with the council and police to...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    I am so glad we were able to stay at this hotel. It's fun to stay somewhere with so much history, and, though we didn't see any, ghosts. The staff was great, very friendly and helpful. Our room was very nice, we were in the...More

    Thank norskies
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 14 June 2017

    Dear norskies I am very pleased to read that your stay with us at The Brook Red Lion Hotel was both delightful and historic and that you not only loved the hotel but the that Mr O'Malley and his team ensured that you slept well...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 69 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
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    Kerrie W
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Birdie1936 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it's central.
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    Mick P
    31 May 2016|
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    Response from redli0n1 | Property representative |
    Hi Mick We usually take bookings up until 9.30pm. With regards to last orders - if there is no-one in the restaurant it could close as early as 8.30pm. Best to book and guarantee a table!
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    anton610872
    27 April 2015|
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    Response from RLHGeneralManager | Property representative |
    Check in is any time after 2pm and the reception is manned 24/7
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    "Friendly welcoming staff"
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    "Not only is it haunted but being on High Street it is very loud"
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    "If possible, don't overlook the High Street"
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    "The modern area of the hotel away from the front and alley way is probably your best bet for a good sleep"
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