You are assured a warm welcome at the Best Western Rose and Crown Hotel. Originally a 14th-century coaching inn, it has been lovingly restored over the centuries to a modern-day hotel.
The Rose and Crown combines the ambience and character of yesteryear with all the modern needs of today's guests and is within walking distance of Colchester town centre and accessible to all the historic sights of Colchester which include Colchester Castle and Zoo. It is less than an hour drive from Stansted Airport and 40 minutes from the Port of Harwich. Central London is 45 minutes by train and the idyllic city of Cambridge is an hour drive away.
The Hotel has 39 ensuite bedrooms, which are located in various sections of the building. Choose from beamed character rooms which are located in the original house, classic styled rooms in the main hotel or executive rooms in the annex. Please make your request in the Additional Information section of the booking form.
All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, large flat-screen televisions, hairdryer and free wifi.