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Top Colchester Romantic Hotels

The Angel Inn
5 out of 5
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4.6/5Wonderful! (131 reviews)
Amazing

"The hotel staff go above and beyond"…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb 2020

The Angel Inn
Wivenhoe House Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (265 reviews)

"Lovely peaceful hotel and staff so helpful in current situation. Very welcoming."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2020

Wivenhoe House Hotel
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £91 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (200 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, hot tub
Travellers say...

"Food was great, and Tabitha at reception was fantastic, so pleasant and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa
Best Western The Rose & Crown Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (324 reviews)
The Rose & Crown Hotel

"Not my usual area so a bit of a punt here but what a little gem. Rooms were excellent (very creaky floor, but it is a few years old)!!. Breakfast was good, lots to see and do in the area. Although I didn't eat in the restaurant the menu looked interesting. Only recommendation I can give it is I'd ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Best Western The Rose & Crown Hotel
Holiday Inn Colchester
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £61 per night
4/5Very Good! (313 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, bar, hot tub
Travellers say...

"All good. Staff facility. Room. Location. Staff were really friendly and the parking was good. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

Holiday Inn Colchester
Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
Great for couples
3.8/5Good! (682 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, bar
Amazing stay.

"Due to the coronavirus our trip to Rome was cancelled myself and my partner decided we would book a little break for a couple of nights unfortunately the day we got to the hotel the bar, restaurant and leisure centre was closed, however all members of staff was absolutely amazing we was treated like ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar 2020

Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
The George of Colchester
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3.6/5Good! (400 reviews)
Moved to St Nicholas House not happy with that!

"The George Hotel was actually shut for refurbishment, we received an email saying we would be staying in a new part of the hotel St Nicholas House on the opposite side of the High Street to the George. This was fine, newly fitted out and very smart but no breakfast, presumably this will be available ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2019

The George of Colchester
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodation in Colchester

If you and your partner need a romantic holiday, we'd like to help you plan for it. Couples choose Colchester for its fantastic nightlife and interesting historical sites. You might want to spend some time strolling hand in hand through the natural surroundings with a visit to Colchester Castle Park, Beth Chatto Garden or Abberton Reservoir.

Whether you'd like to watch the sunset from your balcony or lounge around in luxurious bedding, you'll have your choice of 7 hotels and other accommodation options in Colchester to make for the perfect weekend away.

Expedia travellers love these choices for their romantic atmosphere:

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel: This 4-star hotel offers massages, an indoor pool and a restaurant. Our guests appreciate its spacious rooms and breakfast.

Wivenhoe House Hotel: 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a bar and free WiFi. Customers give good reviews for its comfortable beds and beach location.

Best Western The Rose & Crown Hotel: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, you'll have access to a restaurant, a bar and wedding services. Expedia travellers speak highly of its spacious rooms and proximity to shopping.

Holiday Inn Colchester: This 4-star hotel offers spa treatment rooms, a spa tub and an indoor pool. Our guests appreciate its breakfast and prime location.

The Angel Inn: 5-star inn featuring al fresco dining, a bar and free breakfast. Customers give good reviews for its comfortable beds and breakfast.

When is the Best Time to Visit Colchester?

Weather can be a major factor in your romantic holiday, so we've gathered rainfall and temperature averages to help you pick the best travel dates:

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: February, March, September and October, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, July, August and November, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

Sightseeing in and around Colchester

There's nothing better than wandering around a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Colchester. If you and your partner are interested in sampling the area's cuisine, you'll love Colchester for its fantastic nightlife. You might think about stopping by Colchester Zoo, Tymperleys Clock Museum or Colchester Town Hall while you're seeing the sights.

Travellers also enjoy Colchester for its:
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Art
  • Theatre
  • Fishing

Getting around Colchester

If you're looking to fly to Colchester, the closest major airport is in London (SEN-Southend), located 23.8 mi (38.3 km) from the city centre. If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Colchester Town Station, Colchester Station or Colchester Hythe Station.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Colchester?
Are you in need of a romantic escape? Couples choose Colchester for its bar scene and interesting historical sites. You might want to spend some time strolling hand in hand through the natural surroundings with a visit to Colchester Castle Park, Beth Chatto Garden or High Woods Country Park.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Colchester?
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and a full-service spa. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Wivenhoe House Hotel and The George of Colchester.
What's the seasonal weather in Colchester?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Colchester is 584 mm.
What is there to do in Colchester?
There’s nothing better than seeing a new place with your sweetheart, so consider taking time to discover all there is to see and do in Colchester. If you and your partner are interested in sampling the area’s cuisine, you’ll love Colchester for its bar scene. If you want to spend a day exploring, you might consider stopping at Colchester Zoo, Colchester Town Hall or Colchester Castle Park.
What's the best way to get around Colchester?
To get to Colchester, you can fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is the closest major airport, located 27.2 mi (43.8 km) from the city centre. If you want to travel outside the area, hop on a train from Colchester Town Station, Colchester Station or Colchester Hythe Station.

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