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Best Western The Rose And Crown Colchester

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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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This hotel is located just a short walk away from the lovely town centre and historic Castle. The building is absolutely amazing from the outside and after venturing inside it still has all the historic and romantic charms. A friendly greeting on arrival and directed...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank KarlS184
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came for a family meal. My sisters meal didn’t turn up with the rest of the families as we were told “the chef is doing it now”. Basically they forgot and only realised when my mum asked where her meal was! I had specifically...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Hrekel
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 2 days ago

Dear Hrekel, I thank you for posting a review and I can only add my apologies to that of the team. We use all feedback to improve our standards and have put procedures in place to avoid this happening in the future. I do hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently celebrated my Fathers 80th Birthday in the Restaurant, we were very impressed with everything they did for us, the food was great & the attention to detail was second to none, a special mention must go out to Sian & Her colleague who really...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Adrian C
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 2 days ago

Hi Adrian, Thank you for posting a review and I am very pleased that your father had a great 80th. Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had our Christmas Day lunch at the Rose & Crown and could not have had a more welcoming visit. The staff were very friendly and one of our waiters Robin, was very attentive and polite, although to be fair they were...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Rodger T
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rodger, Many thanks for such a great review, looking forward to seeing you again next year. Happy New Year

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although menu was very good, sadly the food wasn’t so good. Prawn cocktail was warm & watery with what looked like shrimps and probably about a teaspoons worth sat on top of a piece of tomato to raise the level of it and extremely limp...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, General Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the feedback posted regarding your Xmas meal. Whilst we accept the feedback, the overall feedback from other parties was very positive. With a view of your experience, I would like you to give us another opportunity in the near future...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
USD 77 - USD 118 (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
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Best Western The Rose And Crown Colchester Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
USD 77 - USD 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Rose And Crown Colchester
,
Best Western Rose & Crown Colchester Hotel Colchester
,
Best Western Hotel Colchester
,
Best Western Colchester
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Colchester Best Western
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Best Western The Rose And Crown Colchester Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester
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Questions & Answers
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silkee56
7 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
4 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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"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."
53Fred65
4 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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