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East Gate Inn

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Individually decorated, individually furnished
Individually decorated, individually furnished
Individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of East Gate Inn

East Gate Inn

4 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
6 Harwich Road, Colchester, England

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHollytrees Museum12 min walk
  • Popular LocationColchester Town Hall17 min walk
  • Popular LocationColchester Castle Park19 min walk
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)47 min drive

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About this area


East Gate Inn is located in Colchester. Hollytrees Museum and Colchester Natural History Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Colchester Castle Museum and Jumbo Water Tower. Colchester Zoo and East Anglian Railway Museum are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Hollytrees Museum - 12 min walk
  • Colchester Visitor Information Centre - 12 min walk
  • Colchester Natural History Museum - 13 min walk
  • Colchester Town Hall - 17 min walk
  • Colchester Castle Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Colchester Hythe Station - 13 min walk
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 47 min drive


  • Naka Thai - 7 min walk
  • The Goat & Boot - 7 min walk
  • The Forester's Arms - 12 min walk
  • Mirra - 14 min walk
  • Maharani - 14 min walk

About this property

East Gate Inn

4-star guesthouse in Colchester
This smoke-free guesthouse features free WiFi in public areas. All rooms are individually decorated. Housekeeping is not available.
East Gate Inn offers 8 forms of accommodation. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Luggage storage
  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
The host will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts Visa and Mastercard; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 13 out of 98 reviews
5 - Excellent 13%
Rating 4 - Good. 27 out of 98 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 19 out of 98 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 17 out of 98 reviews
2 - Poor 17%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 22 out of 98 reviews
1 - Terrible 22%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Only stayed one night but the staff were very friendly and the room was good.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

2/5 Poor

Travelled with group
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
All I can say is it was a bed for the 2 night stay....we were expecting basic but this was very very staff on duty once we were signed in...we never saw a soul again...a kettle and cups were in the room plus tea bags and coffee toiletries in the bath room no mirror anywhere in the room..The bedding was clean..but the room was grubby and old.. .went to visit relations in Colchester for the weekend ....and only came back here to sleep :(
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
No soap. Rooms very small. No elevator. No one behind desk at times.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019