Dragonfly Hotel Colchester

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
A12/A120 Ardleigh Junction, Colchester, CO7 7QY, United Kingdom
3.0 out of 5 rating 260 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.0

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Colchester, Dragonfly Hotel Colchester is within a 15-minute drive of University of Essex and Colchester Zoo. This hotel is 14 mi (22.5 km) from Chantry Park and 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from Colchester Castle Park.


Stay in one of 50 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


At Dragonfly Hotel Colchester, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 9 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Colchester Castle Park - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Hollytrees Museum - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Colchester Visitor Information Centre - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Colchester Natural History Museum - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Colchester Castle Museum - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Tymperleys Clock Museum - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Jumbo Water Tower - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Colchester Town Hall - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
University of Essex - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
Mistley Towers - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Abberton Reservoir - 13.6 km / 8.4 mi
Colchester Zoo - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Beth Chatto Garden - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi
RSPB Flatford Wildlife Garden - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (STN-Stansted) - 56.9 km / 35.4 mi
London (SEN-Southend) - 69.4 km / 43.1 mi

The preferred airport for Dragonfly Hotel Colchester is London (STN-Stansted).

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 are 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

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

Know Before You Go

  • 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.


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

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 9.95 per person (approximately)

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

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 25.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -One meeting room
  • -Total number of rooms - 50
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in