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Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

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Conveniently located near Colchester.

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel is ideally located just four miles from Colchester - Britains oldest recorded town.

When you stay at this lovely hotel near Colchester, you'll be a brushstroke away from the painterly landscapes of Constable Country, while Colchester Zoo, the towns impressive Norman castle and wider Suffolk are all within easy reach too.

This superb Colchester accommodation offers 110 comfortable bedrooms - not to mention its own swimming pool, gym and spa. Our 'Aimez-Vouz' hair and beauty salon was also given a 5-star review by the Good Salon Guide - so if you want to look fabulous, the only way is Essex.

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel is also a fantastic conference venue in Essex. With Marks Tey railway station on the hotel's doorstep, you can travel to and from central London inside an hour via direct rail link. We also have no less than 10 suites available where you can hold business meetings, large or small.

This well-situated hotel near Colchester can also be the perfect spot for a wedding celebration. As this Essex hotel is not too far from the South Coast, it makes a great base for a day out too.

It's not hard to see why people have been deciding that Colchester is an ideal place to stay, even as far back as the Romans. Visit the Best Western Marks Tey Hotel and youll soon discover the attraction too.

Having undergone refurbishments in recent months we can't wait to greet our guests old and new to the Marks Tey Hotel.

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Location

London Road
Marks Tey

Colchester
Essex
CO6 1DU
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6263*

Summary

Having undergone refurbishments in recent months we can't wait to greet our guests old and new to the Marks Tey Hotel. Best Western Rewards members will receive an extra 1000 points when booking an Executive room until 31st March 2017. Colchester Zoo packages available on 01206 210001
Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Restaurants, Sauna, Tennis, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Julian Shuter

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Brasserie Restaurant

Our brasserie-style food is served with a modern twist. Enjoy a leisurely 3-course meal from our delicious a la carte menu or tuck into an informal meal from our comfort food or specials menu. We take pride in preparing fresh food made from locally-sourced ingredients and our friendly staff believe in service with a smile. Youll find that our Brasserie restaurant is a place youll love to dine in - morning, noon or night.

***Please note*** our restaurant has limited availability on various Friday nights due to events. On these nights dinner will still be available from the bar or room service menu. For more details please contact reception.

***Breakfast in the weekend is available from 7.00 am until 10.30 am***

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:30 - 15:30
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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Cocktail Bar

Our lounge area is a comfortable place to relax and unwind - whether it's with afternoon tea or a well-earned drink after a busy day. We serve a wide range of beers and lagers on draft and a selection of fine wines. Enjoy sporting events on the big screen, as well as bar snacks from our extensive menu of freshly prepared sandwiches and meals. With complimentary Wi-Fi access too, you can settle in and feel right at home.

Opening hours

10:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Playgolf

The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel has friendly and welcoming golf facilities within easy reach.

Whether you're a keen amateur or a pro golfer, you find much to enjoy at this relatively new course with its extensive leisure facilities for all the family.
Three miles from the hotel, this 6000-yard parkland course has 18 holes and a par of 70.

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 6000 Yards
No handicap required

Location

3.00 miles away in Colchester

Facilities

Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
Trolley hire Yes
Club hire Yes
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes
Driving Range Yes

Spa & Leisure

The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel near Colchester is a haven of calm, and the perfect place to unwind with a treatment or two. Whatever you decide to indulge in, you'll have the added luxury of a sauna and steam room where you can lose the cares of the day.

Spa Facilities

Say goodbye to the stresses and strains of life and say hello to Aimez Vous. Rated 5 stars by the Good Salon Guide, you can rest assured that youre in good hands when you trust your stresses to our experts - especially if youre attending a wedding celebration at the hotel. Unwind with a massage or enjoy a relaxing beauty treatment. We offer a range of treatments to make your 'me time' more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style.

No. of treatment rooms: 1
Minimum guests (per booking): 1
Maximum guests (per booking): 2

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Opening times

Monday: 09:00- 18:00
Wednesday: 09:00- 21:00
Thursday: 12:00- 21:00
Friday: 09:00- 18:00
Saturday: - 17:30
Sunday: 10:00- 16:00

Leisure Facilities

  • Steam room and Sauna

  • Flood lit tennis courts

  • Leisure pool (15m)

  • Air-conditioned gym

  • Luxurious poolside loungers

Gym and Swimming Pool Leisure Facilities

Work up an appetite in our well-equipped on-site gym. We have all the equipment you need for a good workout, as well as qualified assistants to offer advice, should you need it. Or you may prefer a dip in our 15-metre swimming pool, before settling back in one of luxurious poolside loungers. Still have energy to burn? How about an exhilarating game of tennis on our floodlit courts? It's all here at the Best Western Marks Tey Hotel.

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Treatments

We offer a range of treatments to make your me time more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style:

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Weddings

With an extensive selection of suites where you can hold a celebration, the Best Western Marks Tey Hotel makes for a wonderful wedding venue near Colchester.

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Wedding service and reception venue

The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel is the perfect setting for wedding reception for up to 180 seated guests. With extensive grounds for stunning photographs and a great choice of 10 function rooms of various sizes, the hotel is the ideal venue for a small and intimate ceremony or a larger traditional wedding. Talk to our expert team about what you have in mind and well recommend the perfect choice of room for you.

Catering

We have created a range of menus to suit every taste, so just pop the question and we'll see what we can do. We offer a range of wedding packages to suit every budget. Plus well take care of any special requirements you might have, like vegetarian or childrens menus. Our wedding planner will be on hand to guide you through the arrangements and personally look after all the tiny details that can make such a big difference.

Honeymoon Suite

Why not spend your wedding night in the lap of luxury at the Best Western Marks Tey Hotel? Our bridal suite is furnished to a high standard, has a top-of-the-range TV in the lounge and all the extra facilities you might need such as hairdryer, trouser press, bathrobes, bottled water, fridge and much more. Your guests can also stay overnight at special rates and give you a great send off for your honeymoon holiday the following day.

Registrar

Registry office:
Colchester District Registry Office

01206 572926




Additional Info

For any enquiries please call Sharon Burke on 01206 210001

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A12, JA120, 35.00 miles
Nearest train station: Marks Tey, 0.50 miles
Nearest airport: London Stansted, 26.00 miles
Free parking on site (200 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
London Road
Marks Tey
Colchester
Essex
CO6 1DU
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Colchester FC (4 miles)

  • Essex County Cricket (25 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Colchester Zoo (3 miles)

  • Wilkins Tiptree Jam Factory (8 miles)

  • RHS Hyde Hall (29 miles)

  • Constable Country Villages (7 miles)

  • Colchester Castle (5 miles)

Shopping

  • Lakeside, Thurrock (38 miles)

  • Bluewater (57 miles)

  • Braintree Freeport designer outlet (15 miles)

  • Colchester Red Lion Walk (5 miles)

  • Westfield (0 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Conveniently located adjacent to the A12 and with excellent transportation links to East Anglia, London and the M25, the Best Western Marks Tey Hotel is the perfect conference venue in Colchester.


Venue

The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel offers remarkable choice with as many as 10 suites to choose from. The largest is our Balkan suite which can accommodate up to 200 delegates. The mid-sized option is the Claudius suite and for more intimate or one-to-one meetings, we have a range of flexible smaller rooms. All rooms have the advantage of free parking for delegates and there is free Wi-Fi internet access throughout the hotel.

Packages

We have a range of packages to suit your budget and your event will be assigned a conference co-ordinator who will ensure it all runs smoothly. Our packages include all the essentials youll need, like flipcharts and projectors. You'll also be served with limitless refreshments throughout the day. If delegates wish to stay overnight, we offer special rates which include all meals and full use of the extensive hotel leisure facilities.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Claudius 70 40 30 30 70
Constable 0 20 18 20 0
Gainsborough 0 18 16 18 0
Dedham 0 0 10 11 0
Chelmer 0 0 10 12 0
Balkan 200 100 50 60 180
Colne 20 12 10 0 0
Orwell 20 12 10 0 0
Deben 8 6 0 0 0
Stour 8 6 0 0 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 996 traveller reviews
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Rating

large afternoon tea booking for 40 people

16/11/2017 Andrea T, Colchester, United Kingdom

I am still waiting with no response from the general manager after a large booking went badly wrong. After 2 emails and 4 phone calls later i have had an appaling afterservice with issues throughout n... more

Rating

Good hotel

16/11/2017 parsley2013, Colchester, United Kingdom

Just used for a one night stay. Room good and clean. Breakfast was included within the price of the room, very good value. Had dinner in the bar good value for money. Free wifi which is also great val... more

Rating

Best for beds!

12/11/2017 CambridgeCat, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Room very clean, warm & relaxing if slightly dated fittings. Super comfortable bed, slept well. Could have done with another ceiling light as sometimes difficult to read. Good blackout curtains & se... more

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Clean and nice room!

05/11/2017 NikEastAnglia, East Anglia

My husband and I stayed here on our wedding night. When we arrived the check in was smooth and our room was nice. All we wanted was somewhere nice to stay for the night after a long but lovely day. ... more

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Wedding trip

05/11/2017 Simon S,

We stayed here for 2 nights to attend a close friends wedding. We stayed fri night and sat night and the wedding was held here. The staff are very friendly and the rooms are very comfortable. The brea... more