As Colchester ho(s)tels are scarce and often quite pricy, we recommend Airbnb for finding accommodation, but below are some other options you might wish to choose:
The Railway Sleeper Lodge
This B&B lodge offers great value for a comfortable stay and great location, along with free parking and 24-hour self check-in service.
Star Anglia Hotel
Less than 10 minutes' walk from Colchester Train Station and town centre, Star Anglia Hotel is a family-run, cosy choice for all types of travellers, offering free WiFi, private bathrooms, an open terrace on the first floor, free private parking and a 24-hour front desk.
Another comfy stay with great connections to the University that offers free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, private bathroom, free private parking and has a 24-hour front desk.
Situated on the banks of the River Colne, close to Colchester’s town centre and the railway station, this 17th-century building has 18 en suite rooms, all with tea/coffee making facilities, and offers free Wi-Fi, parking, and complementary English breakfast.
For those wishing to add a hint of luxury to their stay in the city, Wivenhoe House is the place to go. This 4-star hotel is only minutes away from the University, surrounded by lush woodland and tranquil lakes, and offers a unique brasserie restaurant, upscale accommodation, free WiFi and free parking on site.
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