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The Tower Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“hotel is lovely”(4 reviews)
“new chef”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewsbeautiful buildinghotel is lovelynew chefdining room issunday lunchspecial occasionportion sizemashan evening mealcooked to perfectioncontinental breakfastyogurtlovely mealsalmonlovely staffexcellent foodspacious room
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for one night whilst walking the Essex Way. Our room was small but clean and comfortable and more than adequate for a one night stay. We had dinner in the restaurant and the food was good. Breakfast was good...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well if you fancy a “sauna” then check into room No1, it’s above the kitchen , boiling hot, no air unless you have the windows wide open which then brings all the kitchen smells into your room. After we complained we were told “ there’s...More

Thank barbara622
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed one night here, but it was lovely. we had the Jones room which was very elegant. we dined in the restaurant, the food was delicious and the dining room was opulent. Breakfast the next morning was just ok though. the lady on...More

Thank PerthTravelmode
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a place where there is not much to do .... this is a fine place. The rooms are not very high standard, but ok. The hotel on the ground floor is fancy..... For a short stay while waiting for the boat to Holland .......More

Thank Mariejo444
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used to love eating out at the Tower, the restaurant is stunning. However, the past few times were pretty bad. My partner and son used to love the burgers but on the last 2 visits the burger buns were burnt (the cheese was burnt...More

Thank swattyjm
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$93 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dobbo1982
January 26, 2015|
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Response from Douglas R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure check out on line tower-hotel-harwich They do have some very good rooms
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BRIAN C
December 27, 2014|
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Response from Graham D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should be able to park your car at the hotel for the duration of your cruise, as we did.
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BRIAN C
December 27, 2014|
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Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
I discussed this matter with the receptionist and she informed me that they do allow parking whilst away on a cruise providing that it is arranged with them beforehand. More charge for this service. it is only about 10... More
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Room Tips
"Avoid room no 1"
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"there are no views from any of the rooms"
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"Supposed to have free wifi, but it didn't work. Need to check with staff where and how wifi can be..."
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"Front of Hotel is above entrance and main road is some 10metres away"
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