Essex Golf & Country Club

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Earls Colne, Colchester, CO6 2NS, United Kingdom
3.5 out of 5 rating 417 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Essex Golf & Country Club in Colchester, you'll be 13 minutes by car from East Anglian Railway Museum. This golf hotel is 11 mi (17.6 km) from Colchester Zoo and 14.6 mi (23.6 km) from Chelmsford City Racecourse.


Stay in one of 42 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Practice your swing on the golf course and enjoy other recreational amenities, such as outdoor tennis courts and a health club. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a hair salon, and shopping on site.


Enjoy a meal at Pulse or snacks in the hotel's coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
East Anglian Railway Museum - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Hedingham Castle - 15.8 km / 9.8 mi
Braintree Village - 16.6 km / 10.3 mi
Colchester Zoo - 17.6 km / 11 mi
Braintree Public Gardens - 17.9 km / 11.1 mi
Towerlands Park Golf Course - 18.8 km / 11.7 mi
Towerlands Equestrian Center - 19 km / 11.8 mi
Benton Hall Golf and Country Club - 19 km / 11.8 mi
Gainsborough's House - 19.1 km / 11.9 mi
Layer Marney Tower - 19.4 km / 12 mi
Forrester Park Golf Club - 20.4 km / 12.7 mi
Dedham Vale - 20.4 km / 12.7 mi
Colchester Golf Club - 20.7 km / 12.9 mi
Colchester Castle Park - 21 km / 13.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (STN-Stansted) - 41.6 km / 25.9 mi
Cambridge (CBG) - 63.9 km / 39.7 mi
London (SEN-Southend) - 58.4 km / 36.3 mi

The preferred airport for Essex Golf & Country Club 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 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Children under 17 years of age are allowed in the pool from 10 AM-7 PM Monday-Friday and 9 AM-7 PM on weekends.
If you are planning to arrive after midnight 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. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

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

  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 8:30 PM.

  • 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.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 1.0 per night

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

  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Health club
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -One meeting room
  • -Reception hall
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Golf course on site
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Outdoor tennis courts - 3
  • -Indoor tennis courts - 6
  • -Elevator
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no
  • -Braille or raised signage