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Dragonfly Hotel Colchester

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A12/A120 Ardleigh Junction, Ardleigh, Colchester C07 7QY England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$57 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Quality Hotel Colchester
Also Known As
Ramada Colchester Hotel Colchester
Colchester Ramada
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Ardleigh
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All reviewslovely hotelenglish breakfastpleasant staytea and coffeeplenty of parkingstayed here for one nightcomfy bedyogurtpub
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff but no atmosphere as it was absolutly dead. Evening meal on last night left a lot to be desired. Waited for 45mins after ordering in a restaurant that was empty. I ordered steak it was supposed to come with mushrooms, tomato and garlic...More

Thank HPDorset
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear HPDorset thank you for taking your time to review your recent stay at the Dragonfly and I am sorry to read on this occasion we did not meet with your expectations. All comments, whether positive or negative, enable us to improve on the standard...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed here a few times and the staff, surroundings and the general feel of the hotel is lovely. Rooms are a very good size (Double) and it's nice and peaceful too. I did order a little bite to eat (Chicken Wrap) which was lovely,...More

Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear DELROY T Thank you very much for your recent review of your stay at the hotel and we are pleased to read that overall your stay met with your expectations. I was sorry to read about the time it took for you to receive...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are perfectly fine and breakfast mediocre at best. I have stayed here a few times for work and never cease to be amazed that the bar closes at 11pm and the night receptionist refuses to serve drinks! On one occasion bar was heaving...More

Thank hallshome
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear hallshome Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at the hotel recently. All comments enable us to improve on the level of standards we provide. As explained to everyone on check-in the bar does close at 11pm for all...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Thought I would try the Dragonfly Hotel after car booting last Sunday for breakfast. It advertises £9.95 unlimited tea/coffee cooked breakfast. All the traditional foods were there for a good English breakfast, all presented nicely and looked apatizing. Unfortunately no hash browns or porridge that...More

Thank shannon955
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded August 14, 2018

Dear shannon955 Thank you for taking your time to review your visit to the hotel & I can only apologies for running out of a couple of items from our breakfast offering. However, we are pleased to read that despite this everything else met with...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Pleasant hotel - not fancy - but not expensive. (East as much as like) breakfast was reasonable. Provides free car parking - but remember to tap your licence plate number into the screen at reception. Staff helpful and polite.More

Thank Geoff J
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded August 7, 2018

Dear Geoff J Thank you for taking your time to review your recent stay at the hotel and we are pleased to read your stay met with your expectations. We hope we can look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards carolyne Cowie OM...More

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Jacqueline P
May 17, 2017|
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Response from DragonflyTeam | Property representative |
Yes all hotel rooms are non-smoking Kind Regards Carolyne
Janice H
July 3, 2016|
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No we only have bath with shower option
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"The windows open and lock - so you can have a ground floor room and assume your room is secure with the..."
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"Get another hotel."
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"Rooms are all away from bar & reception"
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"All our rooms were good but that seems to be the norm at the Dragonfly"
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