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Best Western The Rose And Crown Colchester

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Rose and Crown the night before my wedding and my wedding night. The staff were so helpful on the day of the Wedding. When my husband and I got back to the room the staff had decorated our bed with Red...More

Thank shirleyward10
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 1 week ago

It really is our pleasure and many congratulations to you both. We empower our team to go above and beyond expectations. I hope to see you again, if not every year on your anniversary. Best regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for sons wedding for 2 nights. Lovely old building and stayed in a room with four poster bed which was spacious and lovely. Had breakfast both morning which was really nice and staff were extremely friendly and helpful wedding was held at rose and...More

Thank Tracy S
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tracy, Thank you so much for posting a review, we have a great team here. I am sure the newly weds are enjoying there honeymoon. Best regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the new building at the Rose & Crown for a wedding. It is a beautiful, ancient, and well-preserved building, so if you like half-timbered hotels with low beams, sympathetic decor and rabbit-warren floor plans you'll love it! The staff are all great:...More

Thank Judy S
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Judy S, Firstly, I am pleased the staff went above and beyond, we are very proud of our team here. The receptionist had already said about the desk lid not opening, and upon inspection the desk had moved position which indeed meant there wasn't...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived mid afternoon from London to be welcomed by very friendly staff. We were shown to our room that was accessible from the ground level. The room was what we required in a room for people with limited mobility. We eat Dinners and lunches...More

Thank sunny_australia2018
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear, We are especially interested to hear reviews from our guests with limited mobility - as an historic building we have done our best with adaptions. Look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We used this hotel as a stopover on a longer journey. We enjoyed a good meal in the bar the evening we arrived. Beautiful old building but the room was clean and comfortable. A slight confusion working the shower was the only glitch. We would...More

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Thank carolynbray24
Response from RicardoSanta-Rita, Manager at Best Western The Rose And Crown ColchesterResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Carolyn, Thank you for posting a review and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards

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pompeylad186298
4 March 2018|
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Yes we do.....just call on 01206866677 to book....!!!
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joshuapscanlon
28 February 2018|
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We have free parking. All bedrooms have a TV but we do not have any DVD Players
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irishalex
20 March 2016|
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It takes about 10/15 min to walk the straight line up into town. If you would like a prettier walk, the cycle/footpath along the river which takes in Castle Park is beautiful and takes about 25 mins.
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"Four poster, if ok with stairs"
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"Stay in the old building and go for a four poster room"
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"Ask about headroom because of the low beams in certain areas if this could be a problem."
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"Ask for a room in the main building"
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