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.
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 measures in place
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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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
Things to do
If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
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 are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5 per pet, per night
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
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
The Dorrington Hotel
The Dorrington Halstead
The Dorrington Hotel Halstead
Frequently asked questions
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 15 kg per pet. There's a fee of GBP 5 per pet, per night.
As of 28 Oct 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Dorrington on 30 Oct 2021 start from £70, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Self-parking is free at this property.
Check-in is from 3 PM - 11 PM.
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Situated in Halstead, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.2 km) from Milbank Stadium and within 6 miles (10 km) of Hedingham Castle and Braintree Public Gardens. East Anglian Railway Museum and Braintree Village are also within 9 miles (15 km).
Yes, The Dorrington offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Dorrington cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Overall score and ratings
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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