The oldest Hotel in England s oldest recorded town. The BEST WESTERN Rose and Crown Hotel, originally a 14th century posting house, lovingly restored to a modern day hotel. Twelve Superior rooms renovated October 2013 with, Eco LED Lighting, Superior Soft Furnishings and beverages, including mineral water and hot chocolate, Contemporary art work, Safes, I Pod docking station and Ultra modern bathrooms with rainfall shower, no touch mirror lighting giving a very clean & crisp look. Alternatively, choose from the historic oak beamed rooms in the original house, or the more contemporary rooms in the Executive building. Free Wifi throughout the hotel. The Tudor Bar Brasserie offers a wide selection of dishes from pub classics to contemporary fair and for those cold winter nights a real log fire to welcome you to enjoy a real ale or fine wine.
The hotel is within walking distance of Colchester Town centre (15 minutes) and accessible to all the historic sights of East Anglia.
The BEST WESTERN Rose & Crown in Colchester was awarded Best Business Tourism Initiative for Essex.
From London: Take junction 28 off the M25 onto the A12 (E), then take the Colchester exit onto A134. Follow the signs for Rollerworld, The Rose & Crown Hotel is situated opposite.From Ipswich: From the A12 take the Colchester exit, continue down Ipswich Road, take the 2nd exit off the double roundabouts, The Rose & Crown Hotel is situated a few hundred yards on the left. Automatic barriers that lift on entrance.
You can check in from 14:00. You need to check out by 11:00.