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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with restaurant and indoor pool

Location

Located in Eight Ash Green, this family-friendly hotel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Colchester Zoo, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Colchester Castle Park and Colchester Golf Club. Tymperleys Clock Museum and Colchester Natural History Museum are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an indoor pool and a health club. Self parking is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 109 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and coffee makers, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include WiFi, free newspapers, and hair dryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Holiday Inn Colchester provides a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1356 square feet (126 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers spa services, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Colchester is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1356 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 126 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 109 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Sofa bed  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (GBP 16.000 per 24 hours surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access (GBP 16.00 per 24 hours surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Pay movies 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Traders Bar and Grill - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

You can order up room service around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests planning to arrive outside posted hours should contact the hotel in advance using the information found in the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 16.000 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 16.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Colchester Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Colchester
  • Holiday Inn Hotel Colchester
  • Holiday Inn Colchester Eight Ash Green
  • Holiday Inn Colchester Hotel Eight Ash Green
  • Holiday Inn Colchester Hotel

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Kids Stay Free Promotion

Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel anytime and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Up to two children under 18 years old stay free when sharing a room with 2 adults (based on availability)
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and dinner for children under 13 when an adult orders from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu
Free stay applies to children under 18 years old staying in the same room as adults. Adult must order from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu for children to receive the complimentary meal. Children can only order from children’s menu. Meals are served in the hotel's dining area and may not include taxes or gratuities. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.


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