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Information about GreyFriars Hotel

Situated in Colchester, 200 metres from Colchester Castle, this AA rated property features a garden. Located around 6 km from Colchester Zoo, the hotel is also 11 km away from Flatford. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage for guests. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. Guest rooms in the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TV. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom equipped with free toiletries. Some rooms at GreyFriars also offer a seating area. All guest rooms will provide guests with a desk and a coffee machine. A continental or buffet breakfast is available each morning at the property. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving British cuisine. Colchester Institute is 1.1 km from the hotel. The nearest airport is London Southend Airport, 38 km from GreyFriars.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas. Please inform GreyFriars in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures. A damage deposit of GBP 50 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Services of GreyFriars Hotel

  • Business centre
  • Newspapers
  • Trouser press
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bridal suite
  • Air conditioning
  • Dry cleaning
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Pets allowed
  • Happy hour
  • Parking
  • Free parking
  • Shoeshine
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Lift
  • VIP room facilities
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Sun terrace
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Garden
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Bar
  • Luggage storage
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Internet services
  • CCTV outside property
  • Allergy-free room
  • Fax/photocopying
  • CCTV in common areas
  • 24-hour security
  • WiFi
  • Concierge service
  • Ironing service
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Snack bar
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Heating
  • On-site parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Private parking
  • Terrace
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Kid meals
  • Laundry
  • Security alarm

Address

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