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4-star Colchester hotel close to University of Essex

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour front desk

Location

Situated in Colchester, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from University of Essex and within 3 mi (5 km) of Colchester Castle Museum and Colchester Castle Park. Beth Chatto Garden and Colchester Zoo are also within 9 mi (15 km). Colchester Hythe Station is 24 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a garden, and a front-desk safe are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 17.50 per person (approximately)

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

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

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

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 may be 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. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

gap period enforced between guest stays 72 hours

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Hotel Names

  • Wivenhoe House Hotel Colchester
  • Wivenhoe House Hotel
  • Wivenhoe House Colchester
  • Wivenhoe House
  • Wivenhoe House Hotel Hotel
  • Wivenhoe House Hotel Colchester
  • Wivenhoe House Hotel Hotel Colchester

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, a garden, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Wivenhoe House Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Elevator
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Total number of rooms - 40
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Garden

Room Amenities

Wivenhoe House Hotel offers 40 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Digital television is provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This Colchester hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Digital TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Bed sheets not available

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 9:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM.

The brasserie - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

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