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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

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Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights CM9 8HX England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Absolutely no customer service whatsoever from Management to the Restaurant staff! Weekend started off pleasantly with afternoon tea and the treatments at the spa. I truly can not fault this part of the stay. Rooms are lovely also. However, upon the dinner which was part...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real luxury feel here, big rooms (we stayed in the hotel part,not the apartments), nice toiletries and robes provided, room was very clean. Bathroom a bit outdated but not terrible. Room service was good,bit pricey but that's expected. The 2 restaurants there don't serve...More

1  Thank Melanie M
Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes as your preferred destination on this occasion. We are pleased that your accommodation met your expectations although we take on board your feedback regarding the bathroom. Bar Lacu; which is adjacent to Brasserie 1;...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed here with family for an overnight spa break 16 to 17 September. Actual spa was very good although changing rooms at the pool could do with a refurb. Massages were great. Dinner was delicious and drinks really nice as was breakfast. Afternoon tea was...More

Thank Neefy
Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes. It is fantastic to know that most things you experienced at the hotel were enjoyable for you and your family. I regret that you had a disturbed night's sleep due to other residents not...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

12 of us came for a golf weekend. The hotel is lovely as were the rooms but the staff are embarrassingly rude, from the waiting staff to the golf shop manager and his staff. Attitude right from the outset. Oh and don’t come for golf...More

Thank Darryl C
Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes although it is disappointing to read your feedback. I regret and offer belated apologies if you felt that any member of our team were discourteous to you or your colleagues, as this is certainly...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

A group of us use Five lakes some for as many as 9-10 years and this year was the worst ever. The whole room scenario of who is staying where and with who had everybody in total confusion with keys being given out by reception...More

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Description
Five Lakes Hotel, Golf, Country Club and Spa is a 4 star hotel offering some of the finest and most extensive health, leisure and sports facilities in the area. Set in 320 acres the 194 en-suite bedrooms ...More overlook the attractive countryside and each is spacious and comfortably furnished. There is a choice of restaurants and bars. Leisure facilities include a luxury spa, indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and well-equipped gym. Golfers will enjoy the two 18-hole courses. Only an hour from London, and Stansted Airport, the hotel is ideal for both business and leisure guests Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
194
Price range
US$89 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes Hotel Tolleshunt Knights
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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester 5 Lakes
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Five Lakes Hotel Country
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Five Lakes Resort Country
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Five Lakes Hotel Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Tolleshunt Knights
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lilly34uk
August 16, 2018|
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Response from ZoeRK | Reviewed this property |
We weren't offered any free children's breakfast or meals at all and we stayed 5 nights. Children aged 8&11.
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MrsB292018
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Balham1066 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don’t recall seeing one. Best bet is to contact the hotel.
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Hmyster
May 15, 2018|
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Response from derekclements | Reviewed this property |
No, I don’t believe it is
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"All rooms are quiet due to country location"
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"As the hotel is in the countryside - Views were very nice and clean and spacious"
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"Rooms seemed all to be very big with comfy beds."
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