- Very Good
- 8 guest reviews
"only gripe is to say the hotel is in Colchester but its miles away..."
"We were lucky enough to have been allocated a room with a small balcony. But sitting on the balcony amongst all the cigarette ends and weeds..."
"It was a lovely hotel very clean and very classy big hotel. staff very helpful and lovely. manager was lovely too. spent the nite there, nit..."
"The only criticism is the windows to our room in need of a clean ,inside and out...."
"Lovely clean hotel with great service..."
About the hotel
A countryside hotel near Colchester and Maldon with two golf courses, a nightclub and a fitness centre Crowne Plaza® Resort Colchester - Five Lakes hotel gives guests ultimate comfort less than half an hour's drive from Colchester Castle and the A12. Our guests are lodged amid 320 acres of lush greenery, with golf courses, tennis and squash courts and lakes, plus easy access to Witham and Colchester train stations – both 20 minutes' drive away. You can take in the peaceful scenery surrounding the hotel and enjoy its proximity to Colchester.
Colchester Zoo is 15 minutes' drive away. Wilkin & Sons jam factory in Tiptree has sweet spreads from jellies to curds. The hotel offers complimentary WiFi and has 15 smart meeting rooms for business or events. Our Crowne Plaza Meetings Director is on hand for assistance. There's an arena with a capacity of 4,000 people and a car park with 550 spaces for attendees, plus overflow available on request. You can clock a few laps in the indoor pool. Work up an appetite in our fitness centre, tennis courts or spa, then savour a delectable meal at the Brasserie1 or Grill Room. Enjoy a light meal or relax with an evening drink in one of our two bars. Later, hit the dancefloor in our nightclub, open Fridays and Saturdays from February to November.
- Disabled Facilities, Safety Deposit Box, Concierge, Porter, Public Air Conditioning
- Car parking available onsite
- Restaurant, Bar
- Indoor Pool, Golf 18 Hole, Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
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- Up to 19 years old
- The price shown is based on the occupancy and dates you have searched for. Prices and availability are subject to change based on the arrival date, number of nights and occupancy searched for. All prices are inclusive of all local taxes.
- Pets are not allowed
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75% would recommend it to a friend
the room and facilities were very nice
only gripe is to say the hotel is in Colchester but its miles away
We were lucky enough to have been allocated a room with a small balcony.
But sitting on the balcony amongst all the cigarette ends and weeds was not so good. Such a shame , because the room was spotless. But they had clearly forgotten to clean outside!