Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Birchwood Rd., Colchester CO76HS United Kingdom (GBR)
2.5 Star Property
51.9433420.956382
IHG launches IHG Way of Clean program: Reduced contact at check-in / reception services; Visible verification of sanitized items in guest rooms; Additional deep cleaning of high touch surfaces, social distancing in public spaces; New standards and service approach to buffets, banquets, room-service and catering.

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Local Attractions

Colchester Zoo, Colchester Castle, East Coast, Dedham Vale Vineyard, Tiptree Jam Factory, Braintree Freeport Shopping.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 734 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Colchester hotel ideal place to stay for both the business as well as leisure guest. This newly opened Colchester North hotel is located in Dedham just off A12 only 10 minutes drive from Colchester Town Centre, with excellent links to Ipswich and Chelmsford. The hotel is a perfect base for exploring the Stour Valley & Constable Country. Severalls Business Park is only 2 miles away. You can also experience the thrills and spills of Go Bananas Indoor Adventure Centre and Colchester Zoo. The Layer Marney Tower is a must-see place as well as the Colchester Castle Museum. And why not to stay in our hotel when visiting the East Coast and Clacton-on-Sea?The Holiday Inn Express Colchester has 101 air-conditioned bedrooms all with high speed internet access, on demand entertainment, invigorating power shower and tea & coffee making facilities. Complimentary Breakfast with hot buffet items sets you up for a day exploring Colchester sights. Children under 18 stay free when sharing parents' family room. The Hotel also offers 3 modern meeting rooms all with natural daylight and air-conditioning.

Green Sustainability

Green Engage

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 2
Rooms: 101
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 101
Handicap Rooms: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1212 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11AM-1AM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
4pm on the day of arrival
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 20.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax: 20.00 VAT % Inclusive
Additional Person Fee: 30.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Airport & Shuttle Information

Stansted airport is 38 miles from the hotel. The taxi fee is approximately £60.00 one way.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free Express Hot Breakfast consisting of Baked Beans, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, yoghurt, fruit, pastries, juice and coffee.

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express Colchester.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express Colchester meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Colchester event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Hay Wain 7 x 5 x 2 44--/----18181618--/--38--6
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Hay Wain

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
473.6 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
7 x 5 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
£90.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£160.00 GBP
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Flatford Mill 7 x 4 x 2 37--/----12161616--/--35--6
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Flatford Mill

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
398.3 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
7 x 4 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
£90.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£160.00 GBP
Dedham Vale 6 x 4 x 2 31--/----12121212--/--20--4
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Dedham Vale

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
333.7 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 4 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
£85.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£125.00 GBP

FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Colchester

What time is check in?

Check in time is 2:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Holiday Inn Express Colchester have?

There are 101 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Express Colchester?

Yes, they have 3 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Holiday Inn Express Colchester?

Free Express Hot Breakfast consisting of Baked Beans, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, yoghurt, fruit, pastries, juice and coffee.

Are there good dining options at Holiday Inn Express Colchester?

Dining experience could be nicer. For 67%, the dining experience was not enjoyable. Dining area could have been cleaner. Unclean dining area, according to 71%.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Testimonials:

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"It was great. I ended up booking my meeting with the best bid, that I wouldn't have received if it wasn't for you." C.C. - New York City, NY

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