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The Rock Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we loved the rock Jan teddy and Barry great food clean sheets cant wait to go back. Superb sea view close to local amenities.The hotel is very english, which I like you wont find any odd curry smells here

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Brighouse
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Second visit to this charming hotel, with another very warm welcome from Jan, the owner. Lovely room with a sea view. Comfy bed and a fantastic breakfast. We wouldn't hesitate to return to this hotel.

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Thank Richard S
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Quick review to say how happy we were with this lovely hotel. Very welcoming but not pretentious. Excellent accomodation, food and service. Staff very helpful and views amazing. Worth that tiny bit extra for a balcony because the views are amazing.Thank you!

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Thank dianne2143
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The Rock Hotel was the perfect venue for a family members 90th birthday reception. The food was excellent and nothing was to much trouble. Jan the owner and Barry could not do enough to make the day special. I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking to stay or like us hold a reception. Thank you Jan. Paul and Maureen.

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1Thank Paul W
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We visited this hotel Saturday evening for dinner, greeted lovely by the lady owner. The problem was our starter's we had was burnt, as so was our main dinners. The bill came to £82 . Considering this was in Frinton on sea you would have expected to pay this sort of money '''if the would was not burnt and nice''...

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1Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

On arrival my husband was taken ill and he spent our first day in bed... The staff could not be more helpful... They could not do enough for us... The hotel itself is amazing, all original feature and like an Aladdin's cave... We will definitely be going back... The view from our bedroom window is stunning...

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1Thank Debbie R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Stayed over at The Rock for the bank holiday and loved it! Quite quirky ! Quite old fashioned but so quaint ! Jan is fabulous company along with Ted the dog who kept us entertained! Yes the hotel could do with some updating but it was like going back 40 years to our younger days and so very English! We...

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Thank sue O
Essex-UK
Reviewed 9 August 2016

It was such a delight to take my partner and some family members to "The Rock Hotel" at Frinton-On-Sea, Essex. We were greeted by the friendly staff and we all had a very pleasant meal. Members of the family which were from the "Philippines" liked the decor very much and it was nice to see that the Old Style was...

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Thank olderessexguy
Latchingdon and Snoreham, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We arrived after a long day on the beach and were so impressed with the welcome we received. The decor is a little dated but everything is clean and comfortable. We had a huge room with a sea view, our wine was put in an ice bucket and breakfast was lovely. As a couple of dog lovers the adorable cockerpoo...

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Thank Jenny K
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This Hotel is a real step back in time, but what a wonderful greeting and fantastic food! I stayed at the Rock the night before a fairly heavy meeting and I couldn't have picked a better place. The owner is without doubt a very accomplished Hotelier and has ensured that the building has kept all of the 'charm' from many...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rock Hotel is situated on The Esplanade, at Frinton-on-Sea. It faces the greensward and commands uninterrupted views of the sea and sands of the Essex coastline. Owned by the Benmore family, you are certain of a warm welcome and a holiday to remember. Our superbly furnished lounge bar and dining room also offer you magnificent views, as do most of the well appointed bedrooms. The Rock Hotel features: - A licensed restaurant (open to non-residents from Wednesday to Saturday evening) - Free Wi-Fi available for guests - Ample car-parking available in the grounds of the hotel - Magnificent Sea Views Local Frinton-on-Sea attractions include: - Golf course - Tennis club - Connaught Avenue Shopping and Restaurants - Sandy beach - Located between Walton on the Naze and Clacton-on-Sea ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rock Hotel

Address: 1 Third Avenue | Frinton on Sea, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9EQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Frinton-On-Sea
Price Range: $86 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Rock Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Book Early”
olderessexguy, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Huge rooms on the 1st floor”
399jennyk, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is a large family room with great sea views.”
AlexaK911, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“I would choose a room looking over the sea and greensward”
pearl944, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I believe all the rooms have views out to the large green in front of the boardwalk. For sure, ask for this view.”
BarbaraEK, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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