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Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes

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Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights CM9 8HX England See on map
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been staying at Five Lakes for quite a few years now. The most recent visit was a little disappointing. Jacuzzi more like a warm bath. The general pool area is looking very run down and in need of some care and attention. The...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded today

Thank you for choosing Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes; we appreciate the review of your visit. We take on board your comments regarding the jacuzzi being weak however, this facility is actually a whirlpool. Whirlpools function in a different way to a Jacuzzi...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My daughter and son-in-law held their wedding reception at the Crown Plaza in October 2018. It is stressful enough organizing a wedding reception, but the staff here just added to the stress. There was a succession of 7 wedding co-ordinators from the time that they...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your posting. However, as you are probably aware, we have fully responded to the issues highlighted by your daughter in several communications to her. The hotel undertook an investigation into the issues she highlighted; where we were able to provide the hotel’s...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had a great overnight stay at the five lakes resort as part of the Essex Young Farmers 30 year reunion. Our executive room was very nice, especially the bed, it was so comfortable. The only that let the room down was the bathroom as...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted that the Essex Young Farmer's 30 Year Reunion at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Five Lakes was such an enjoyable experience for you and your friends. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your accommodation aside from the bathroom. We have...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was actually a lovely visit. Great venue. Great food, good atmosphere. Comfortable room and bed, linen etc. Out of the way location. We were in a village room, it is quite a walk but ok. Thanks Nicholas for chat at breakfast when you were serving...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 2 days ago

We are delighted that your recent visit to Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes was an enjoyable one for you in all you experienced. I am pleased that you enjoyed your Village accommodation also. Nicholas is one of our breakfast waiters and it is...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I held my wedding reception here in October 2018 and the whole experience was disgraceful. We had seven wedding coordinators and there was no communication between them which meant we had to have multiple meetings and go through all of our plans many times. When...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Adriana Santoro H, Manager at Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five LakesResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your posting. However, as you are aware, we have fully responded to the issues highlighted by you in several communications. The hotel undertook an investigation into the issues you highlighted; where we were able to provide the hotel’s perspective on these matters....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
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
194
Price range
US$73 - US$163 (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
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
194
Price range
US$73 - US$163 (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
,
Five Lakes Resort Country
,
Five Lakes Hotel Essex
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Tolleshunt Knights
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Stay819873
29 September 2018|
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Response from 121lozzy | Reviewed this property |
We couldn't....we waited while after 3pm, then went to the desk, and were told we could book in - we asked how come we weren't told, but they said it had just become available! Good Luck x
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lilly34uk
16 August 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
8 June 2018|
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Response from Adriana Santoro H | Property representative |
A hairdryer is available in each hotel room. Kind regards
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"Please consider driving there and try to stay for at least two or more days."
simono2019
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"Village rooms are to be recommended"
Fatboyriding
4 weeks ago
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"find a room with a newer bathroom en suite"
katoe3216
8 Nov 2018
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"For a quiet room try the Village areas"
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2 Nov 2018
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