Information about Brook Red Lion Hotel
This cosy hotel is set in a Grad I listed historical building dating back to 1465, right on Colchester's high street. This is one of the oldest inns in the area, and Colchester is one of Europe's most ancient towns, making this a perfect setting for a holiday or weekend escape for those who enjoy history and tradition. The Castle Museum is only 250 metres away, and the Natural History Museum is just a two-minute walk down the High Street. The Colchester main railway station connects to London in about an hour's journey. The cosy rooms are tastefully furnished, offering tea and coffee facilities and en suite bathrooms, while the four poster bedroom is perfect for a romantic break with its period furniture and sumptuous fabrics. The in-house restaurant was one a banquet hall and still features timbered beams, serving classic regional dishes with a modern twist.
Services of Brook Red Lion Hotel
- Kid-friendly buffet
- Dry cleaning
- Pets allowed
- Airport shuttle
- Trouser press
- Special diet menus (on request)
- Concierge service
- Packed lunches
- Private check-in/check-out
- Internet services
- Daily housekeeping
- Meeting/banquet facilities
- Bridal suite
- Room service
- Barber/beauty shop
- ATM/cash machine on site
- Accessible parking
- Ironing service
- Airport shuttle (additional charge)
- Non-smoking throughout
- Gift shop
- Luggage storage
- Family rooms
- Express check-in/check-out
- Shared lounge/TV area
- Business centre
- Non-smoking rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Golf course (within 3 km)
- Breakfast in the room
- Secured parking
- Free WiFi
- Kid meals
- Snack bar
- Designated smoking area
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This hotel enjoys a convenient location next to the A12 motorway, just a 10-minute drive from the city centre of Colchester. Nearby tourist attractions include the city of Clacton-on-Sea, situated just a 20-minute drive away, the zoo and the cities of Ipswich and Harwich, located a 25-minute drive from this charming property. The guest rooms have been tastefully decorated in soothing tones to create a warm atmosphere in which to completely relax after a long day of sightseeing. They all come with private, spacious bathrooms and feature complimentary Wi-Fi internet connection for guests' convenience. Visitors staying at this stylish property may have the chance to try a wide range of international flavours and wines at the onsite restaurant while the bar is ideal to enjoy a refreshing drink.
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