The Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western offers convenience near Colchester, the oldest recorded town in Great Britain! In one of the country's most picturesque areas (immortalized in Constable's paintings), our accommodation consists of 110 excellent bedrooms, 12 meeting and function rooms and the Lifestyle Health and Leisure Club with an indoor pool, spa, sauna, steam room, gym and outdoor tennis courts. The Roman Room restaurant menu offers an extensive choice of modern cuisine and an excellent wine list. The Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is ideally located just four miles from Colchester - Britain’s oldest recorded town.
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When you stay at this lovely hotel near Colchester, you'll be a brushstroke away from the painterly landscapes of Constable Country, while Colchester Zoo, the town’s impressive Norman castle and wider Suffolk are all within easy reach too.
This superb Colchester accommodation offers 110 comfortable bedrooms – not to mention its own swimming pool, gym and spa. Our ‘Aimez-Vouz’ hair and beauty salon was also given a 5-star review by the Good Salon Guide - so if you want to look fabulous, the only way is Essex.
The Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is also a fantastic conference venue in Essex. With Marks Tey railway station on the hotel's doorstep, you can travel to and from central London inside an hour via direct rail link. We also have no less than 10 suites available where you can hold business meetings, large or small.
This well-situated hotel near Colchester can also be the perfect spot for a wedding celebration. As this Essex hotel is not too far from the South Coast, it makes a great base for a day out too.
It’s not hard to see why people have been deciding that Colchester is an ideal place to stay, even as far back as the Romans. Visit the Marks Tey Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western and you’ll soon discover the attraction too. Restaurant has limited availability Friday nights, dinner is still available in the bar or room service. Please advise hotel if late for check-in. Family rooms are double room interconnecting with a twin room, supplement applies.
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Toilet seat needed replacing clean but all stained. Night manager informed.sink all cracked round plug hole. Bathroom floor was very damp after my shower as I found out after slipping and...
After reading reviews was rather synical, however, exceeded our expectations even though a little dated but could not find fault. Comfy rooms, nice linen, good bathroom facilities included bath and...
maldon essex on 07-Jan-2020
Welcome drink on arrival was nice we were a party of 17, Christmas crackers and balloons and party blowers provided which we had fun with. A visit to the table from Father Christmas to the children...
By Wendy L
Hotel is stuck in a 1970s time warp, having said that it's very clean and food was lovely. One very big down side is the whole hotel is freezing cold due to an ancient heating system. Hotel is due to...
Just had our annual Christmas dinner at the hotel as we have for the last five years about forty of us, and what a let down we had pat,e for starters and the bread was frozen you could not even bend...
Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Parking for the physically challenged, two spaces available
Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Outdoor parking, 24-hour, free
Civil ceremony license
Local police telephone number, available
Cable or satellite television, news channels, sports channels
AM/FM radio stereo
Bathrobe, in executive rooms
Room service, 24 hours
In-room safe available in executive rooms
AM/FM alarm clock
Adjoining rooms, available
Plugs near mirrors
Iron, ironing board
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3.00 mile(s) from Colchester Zoo, Colchester Zoo is now one of the finest Zoos in Europe due to a constant programme of development and has won the coveted Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award and the Sustainable Tourism Award for its efforts in recycling and green practices from the East of England Tourist Board.
5.00 mile(s) from Colchester Castle, Colchester was the first of the great keeps and the largest built by the Normans in Europe: its dimensions are a powerful 46 x 33.5m (151 x 110ft). The castle was begun by 1076 and probably built under the supervision of Gundulf, Bishop of Rochester.
7.00 mile(s) from Constable Country Village, Beautiful Constable Country is located on the Suffolk and Essex border. This enchanting part of England was the birthplace of renowned artist John Constable and has become very popular with visitors.
There are many things to see and do in Constable Country, whether visiting for the day, or staying
8.00 mile(s) from Wilkins Tiptree Jam Facto, Tiptree village in the heart of the Essex countryside is home to the Wilkin family who have farmed here for nearly three hundred yearsTour the Jam Factory visitor centre and museum housed in a renovated farm building and find out how village life used to be.
12.00 mile(s) from Beth Chatto Gardens, The Beth Chatto Gardens began in 1960. From an overgrown wasteland with poor gravel soil and boggy hollows, it has been transformed into an informal garden harmonising with the surrounding countryside.
20 mile(s) from Jimmys Farm, A great day out for the family, feed the animals, explore our farm park and indulge yourself in the restaurant. A year full of events
29 mile(s) from RHS Hyde Hall, Sitting prominently on a hilltop with sweeping views across the rolling Essex countrysidfe. Events throughout the year Clacton-on-Sea shown within Essex. Population 53,000.
Lounge Bar, on premises, Bar/Lounge, snacks and light meals, 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., bar meals and drinks
4 mile(s) from Colchester United Footbal, English football club based in the Weston Homes Summinity Stadium. Nicknamed the 'U's
25 mile(s) from Essex County Cricket, Based in Chelmsford. Home to the Essex Eagles.
38.00 mile(s) from Lakeside, Thurrock, The Lakeside Shopping Centre is a large out-of-town shopping centre located in West Thurrock, in the borough of Thurrock, Essex just beyond the eastern boundary of Greater London. It was constructed on the site of a former chalk quarry.
Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-10pm
57.00 mile(s) from Bluewater, Bluewater, Europe's largest and most innovative retail and leisure destination opened on March 16, 1999. Within its first 12 months of trading Bluewater changed the face of retailing in the UK and became the benchmark for quality British retailing.
15.00 mile(s) from Baintree Freeport designe, Freeport Braintree Designer Outlet Village. Set in the heart of this historic town in Essex, Freeport Braintree is an outlet shopping village with a difference. With over 80 outlet shops to choose from, offering up to 60% off RRP on a host of famous and designer brands.
5.00 mile(s) from Colchester Red Lion Walk, Located in the heart of Colchester, Lion Walk Shopping Centre is home to 40 of Britain's most popular retailers. Whether you're a die-hard shopaholic or just looking to get in, find what you need and get out, Lion Walk is your ideal shopping destination. Check out the latest looks and hottest trends.
0.05 mile(s) from Westfield, Newly opened Westfield at Stratford. Easy access from Marks Tey train station.
0.5 mile(s) from Marks Tey Train Station adjacent to hotel