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Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe House Hotel

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 20 hours ago
4.6 out of 5 (106 reviews)

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from University of Essex, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Beth Chatto Garden and Colchester Castle Museum. Colchester ...

£71

£71
Best Western The Rose & Crown Hotel

Best Western The Rose & Crown Hotel

East Street, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 11 hours ago
9 others viewing this property now
4.0 out of 5 (88 reviews)

Located in the heart of Colchester, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Hollytrees Museum, Colchester Natural History Museum and Colchester Castle Museum. ...

£38

£38
Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

London Road, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago
84 others viewing this property now
3.8 out of 5 (419 reviews)

Set in Colchester, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Colchester Zoo, Colchester Golf Club and Tymperleys Clock Museum. East Anglian Railway ...

£42

£42
GreyFriars

GreyFriars

High Street, Colchester
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago
4.9 out of 5 (42 reviews)

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is steps away from Hollytrees Museum and Colchester Natural History Museum. Colchester Castle Museum and Colchester Town Hall ...

£100

£100
Dragonfly Hotel Colchester

Dragonfly Hotel Colchester

A12/A120 Ardleigh Junction, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
3.6 out of 5 (232 reviews)

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Hollytrees Museum, Colchester Natural History Museum and Colchester Castle Park. Colchester Castle ...

£34

£34
St Botolph's Hotel Colchester

St Botolph's Hotel Colchester

4 Saint Botolph's Circus, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Colchester Natural History Museum, Hollytrees Museum and Tymperleys Clock Museum. Colchester ...

£45

£45
Star Anglia Hotel

Star Anglia Hotel

75 N Station Rd., Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
4.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Jumbo Water Tower, Colchester Town Hall and Colchester Castle Park. Colchester Castle Museum ...

£54

£54
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa

Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa

Keepers Lane, Colchester
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 18 hours ago
54 others viewing this property now
4.0 out of 5 (72 reviews)

Located in Stoke by Nayland, this spa hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Gainsborough's House, Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum and Wolves Wood RSPB Reserve. East ...

£56

£56
Essex Golf & Country Club

Essex Golf & Country Club

Earls Colne, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (197 reviews)

Located in Earls Colne, this golf hotel is 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from East Anglian Railway Museum and within 12 miles (20 km) of Colchester Zoo and Braintree Public ...

£56

£56
White Hart Hotel

White Hart Hotel

1/a Bridge Street, Colchester
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
3.9 out of 5 (76 reviews)

Located in Coggeshall, this hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Braintree Public Gardens, Colchester Zoo and East Anglian Railway Museum. Benton Hall Golf and ...

£48

£48

Pocket Guide: Colchester Zoo Colchester Zoo Hotels

Colchester's Colchester Zoo sits in a location known for being family-friendly. Here, you can savor all the choices for dining, drinking, and sipping a cup of coffee. The area has hotels near Colchester Zoo, and it makes a great base for sightseeing in and around Colchester.

More to see near Colchester Zoo

After a visit to Colchester Zoo, you can explore other activities and attractions in Colchester. Golfing, swimming, and attending sporting events are a few popular activities in the area. Some top attractions include the area's museums and historic landmarks.

Towerlands Equestrian Center, Portman Road, and Melbourne Stadium are great places to catch a game or event. Soak up some sun at St. Osyth Beach. Golf courses like Colchester Golf Club, Benton Hall Golf and Country Club, and Towerlands Park Golf Course will challenge your game. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Colchester Castle Park, Beth Chatto Garden, or Abberton Reservoir. A visit to Warren Golf Club won't disappoint either.

Tymperleys Clock Museum, Colchester Natural History Museum, and Hollytrees Museum feature a variety of exhibits. Attractions like Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum, East Anglian Railway Museum, and Gainsborough's House highlight the local culture. Swing by Colchester Castle Museum, Layer Marney Tower, and Hedingham Castle to learn about local history. Flatford Mill, Mistley Towers, and St. Peter-on-the-Wall are some of the notable landmarks.

Create some family memories at Colchester Zoo, Jimmy's Farm, and Suffolk Leisure Park. Don't miss University of Essex, Alton Water, and Braintree Public Gardens while you're here. Melford Hall, Custom House, and Corpus Christi Guildhall are also favorite places to visit.

Getting to Colchester Zoo

Arrive at the Southend-on-Sea (SEN-Southend Municipal) airport, and then travel 23.8 miles (38.3 km) to Colchester to see Colchester Zoo. The next closest airport is London (STN-Stansted), 27.2 miles (43.8 km) away. You can take the train to Colchester Town Station, but Colchester Station and Colchester Hythe Station are also in the vicinity.