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The Dorrington

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Dorrington

The Dorrington

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
2a Trinity Street, Halstead, England, CO9 1JD

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBraintree Public Gardens9 min drive
  • Popular LocationHedingham Castle12 min drive
  • Popular LocationMarks Hall Gardens and Arboretum15 min drive
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)33 min drive

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About this area

Halstead

The Dorrington is located in Halstead. East Anglian Railway Museum and Gainsborough's House are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Hedingham Castle and Melford Hall. Colchester Zoo and Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Braintree Public Gardens - 9 min drive
  • Braintree Village - 11 min drive
  • Hedingham Castle - 12 min drive
  • East Anglian Railway Museum - 12 min drive
  • Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Braintree Station - 10 min drive
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 33 min drive

Restaurants

  • Dickens Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • The Little Book Cafe - 5 min walk
  • The Curry Cottage - 10 min walk
  • The Lion - 6 min drive
  • Drapers - 6 min drive

About this property

The Dorrington

3-star hotel with nightclub and bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a nightclub, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden and a TV in a common area. All 14 rooms offer in-room free WiFi, TVs with digital channels, and free toiletries.
The Dorrington offers 14 forms of accommodation with free toiletries. Digital televisions are provided. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Nightclub

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Low-height worktop and sink

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • TV

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Check-in hours are 3-8 PM on Sunday.

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 33 lbs/15 kg)
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Pet fee: GBP 5 per pet, per night

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

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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Dorrington Hotel Halstead
Dorrington Halstead
Essex
The Dorrington Hotel
The Dorrington Halstead
The Dorrington Hotel Halstead

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.7

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 7 out of 28 reviews
5 - Excellent 25%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 28 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 28 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 28 reviews
2 - Poor 14%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 28 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Comfortable, good location and very friendly staff.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Dorrington has seen better days, but if you need a place to stay over night it’s prrfect. Cost is good. Decent breakfast in the morning. Friendly helpful staff, I got exactly what I paid for and am very happy with that
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It gets better every time I stay there always in a brilliant room
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Good size family room , fairly clean , breakfast was a little sparse for choice , pub adjoining the property where breakfast was served was a bit grimy , staff were pleasant and helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019