Colchester Tips:

"Colchester Zoo - It's great fun for children and ...more

BOOK COLCHESTER HOTELS

Featured Destination

October 2017: Starry Starry Night, Look You – Dark Skies Tourism

What do the Brecon Beacons, NambiRand Reserve in Namibia, Mont Megantic in Quebec, and Aoraki Mackenzie in New Zealand have in common? At first glance ...More
More Uk destinations

B and Bs in Colchester

Riverside Hotel
2 North Station Rd
Colchester
Essex

CO1 1RB | View map

Write a review | read reviews
update this listing
Book Now

More Information

With free parking and free Wi-Fi, this Tudor building dates back to 1604 and is situated on the banks of the River Colne, close to Colchester’s town centre and the railway station. Originally built in the 17th century, the Riverside Hotel has 18 en suite rooms, all with tea/coffee making facilities. Both of Colchester’s railways stations are just a short walk away, with London Liverpool Street only 50 minutes away by train. The port of Harwich is also within easy reach.

Colchester is England’s oldest recorded town and the hotel makes a great base from which to explore the area’s Roman, Saxon and Norman heritage. Colchester Castle and its beautiful grounds are just a short journey away. The East Anglian coastline is also within easy reach, as is Flatford Mill, the inspiration for John Constable's The Hay Wain. The hotel is just a short distance from the leisure centre, the theatre and Colchester Zoo, with nightclubs and Colchester’s main business parks also close by.

Travel Help

Local Car Hire
Book Train Tickets
Book a Taxi

Facilities

Parking
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Open All Year
Building of Historic Interest
TV in Rooms

local taxis | local restaurants | local pubs

This page viewed on 7,534 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. - Winston Churchill
More Quotes

On this day:
The Houses of Parliament burn down - 1834, Jane Eyre Published - 1847, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Published - 1950, First Edition of Blue Peter - 1958
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages