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Holiday Inn Express Colchester

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Large, clean room, comfortable king size bed and luxury en suite with double size shower. All the staff encountered were pleasant and helpful. The dinner menu contained the ubiquitous burgers and pizzas, but also slightly more ambitious pub food, such as lamb shank, curries and...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Not everyone will get the rate we got, but it was breathtaking value on a Sunday night, although a notice at reception indicated a room rate of £220 (what?), so do pre-book. You get everything that a traditional Bed and Breakfast would give you, except...More

Thank TelonExpert
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I stayed here for one night as I was training in the area. A little off putting when you pull in as its behind the petrol station but dont let this put you off. Really nice greeting and check in from Rachel. Very fast and...More

Thank Jonte T
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The Holiday Inn Express is located just north of Colchester near Dedham - adjacent to the A12 southbound. It is quite tricky to find and the signage is not brilliant but there is a petrol station next door to the hotel. It is a 5-6...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 8 December 2017

A perfectly reasonable hotel for what it is. Somewhat roadside but far off from the A12 for the road noise not to be a great bother. Lots of parking, modern looking and quite reasonable rooms. No iron if that's important to you. Bed/ bathroom general...More

Thank Sanjaya_Wijeyekoon
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express ColchesterResponded 23 December 2017

Hi Sanjaya_Wijeyekoon, Your business is much appreciated and thank you for leaving feedback. I am sorry to hear that the lack of in-room amenity and with no lunch offered was a letdown. Rest assured this matter will be taken up with our team for future...More

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Louisa E
3 February 2018|
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Response from Yorkie1948 | Reviewed this property |
No fully no smoking hotel
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HAZZ 9
3 October 2017|
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Rims are very comfortable and nicely decorated
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KimK1306
10 July 2017|
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Response from mel800 | Reviewed this property |
hello yes, they are card for the doors - but keep it away form your mobile phone - it will wipe it clean - the lift will take a wheel chair - but ask for a ground floor room at the back for quiet times - regards Mel
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