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4.8 of 5 guest rating
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Duplex Suite
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Superior Room
226 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
377 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Room
205 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Signature Suite
581 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Suite
431 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3.5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and free breakfast

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business centre
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Hollytrees Museum and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from University of Essex. Colchester Visitor Information Centre and Colchester Natural History Museum are also within 5 minutes. Colchester Town Station is 7 minutes by foot and Colchester Hythe Station is 22 minutes.

Hotel features

2 restaurants, 3 bars/lounges and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, 24-hour room service, a business centre and a meeting room are on-site.

Room amenities

All 26 rooms offer thoughtful touches such as free minibar items and espresso makers, along with free WiFi, free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. Flat-screen TVs, premium bedding and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 3 bars/lounges. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business centre and a meeting room. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour or ticket assistance and a garden. On-site self-parking is complimentary.

GreyFriars is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business centre
  • Free breakfast
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Total number of rooms - 26
  • Coffee shop or café
  • One meeting room
  • Free self parking
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

GreyFriars offers 26 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free minibar items and espresso makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Colchester hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired Internet
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room safe
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary English breakfast each morning.

On-site venue – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 25 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for GBP 15 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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 are 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • GreyFriars Hotel Colchester
  • GreyFriars Hotel
  • GreyFriars Colchester
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