Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
Birchwood Road, Colchester, CO7 6HS, United Kingdom
4.1 out of 5 rating 981 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Holiday Inn Express Colchester in Colchester, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Dedham Vale and Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum. This hotel is 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from University of Essex and 10 mi (16.1 km) from Colchester Zoo.


Make yourself at home in one of the 101 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and a television in a common area.


At Holiday Inn Express Colchester, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Dedham Vale - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
High Woods Country Park - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Hollytrees Museum - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Colchester Visitor Information Centre - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Colchester Natural History Museum - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Colchester Castle Park - 7.8 km / 4.8 mi
Colchester Castle Museum - 8 km / 5 mi
Mistley Towers - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
University of Essex - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Jumbo Water Tower - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Tymperleys Clock Museum - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Colchester Town Hall - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi
RSPB Flatford Wildlife Garden - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
Flatford Mill - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Stansted Airport (STN) - 58.7 km / 36.5 mi
London (SEN-Southend) - 71.2 km / 44.3 mi

The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Express Colchester is Stansted Airport (STN).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

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 No onsite parking is available
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Express check-out
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom