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Why choose a boutique hotel in Colchester?

The UK's Colchester area is home to some of the country's most iconic historic monuments. It is also a thriving, modern city that offers an impressive lineup of shopping, dining, and nightlife options. Whether you are planning a city break or an extended getaway, booking one of the boutique hotels available in our Voyage Privé catalogue is a great way to enjoy all the region has to offer. Our members enjoy the unique design features, personalised service, and fantastic on-site amenities offered at properties within this travel category. These are all compelling reasons to book one of our boutique hotels in Colchester in Southeast England. We have listed our top 2 picks below.

Top 2 of the best boutique hotels from Voyage Privé in Colchester

1. Wivenhoe House Hotel 4*

Wivenhoe House Hotel 4*

The Wivenhoe House Hotel 4* is a spectacular boutique property housed in a restored Grade II listed building located just a short 11-minute drive to the southeast of Colchester in the picturesque village of Wivenhoe. It is acclaimed for its impressive period architecture and an array of fantastic on-site amenities. Your bed and breakfast deal features accommodation in a lavishly appointed luxury room and includes dinner with a cocktail on the night of your arrival.

The selection of on-site features at this boutique hotel in Colchester includes Wi-Fi and the Brasserie Restaurant & Bar. The restaurant is acclaimed for its menu of classic and modern dishes prepared using ingredients of the highest quality. Rooms are furnished with bathrobes, a TV, a hairdryer, and a courtesy tray with tea and coffee.

What we like: We love the magical setting of this historic boutique accommodation. Its appeal is enhanced by the inclusion of dinner on the 1st night of your stay, convenient proximity to the heart of Colchester, and comfortably appointed guestrooms that are the perfect place to retreat for some rest and relaxation after a day spent exploring the area.

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2. The George Hotel

The George Hotel

The George Hotel is another fabulous boutique accommodation option that we are excited to recommend to our Voyage Privé members planning a visit to England's stunning Colchester area. Located on Colchester High Street, the historic 500-year-old property features designer furnishings and a light-filled space known as the Secret Courtyard Garden. Nearby points of interest include Colchester Castle, the Beth Chatto Gardens, and Colchester Zoo. The on-site restaurant is known for serving classic British dishes prepared from ingredients provided by award-winning suppliers. This offer is based on a half-board dining plan that features daily breakfast and a £25 dinner allowance towards your evening meal in the main restaurant. You will be comfortably accommodated in a heritage room with a king-size bed, a smart TV, complimentary toiletries, a hairdryer, a shower, and a courtesy tray with coffee and tea.

This boutique hotel in Colchester features on-site amenities that include 3 restaurants/bars, a 24-hour reception desk, and Wi-Fi.

What we like: We love this boutique property's convenient central location in Colchester, which places it close to the area's top points of interest. Other factors that make it one of our top picks include fantastic restaurant facilities and a half-board dining plan included with your reservation.

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Other boutique hotels in the Essex region to check out

The Coach House at The Pheasant 5*

The Coach House at The Pheasant 5*

The Coach House at The Pheasant 5* is a

boutique hotel that provides an excellent alternative to a stay in Colchester. The property is located on the Essex/Suffolk border. It consists of an award-winning pub with 5 individually designed guestrooms. Interior design features include exposed beams and wood burners. You can choose between a bed and breakfast stay or a dinner, bed, and breakfast stay. Those who select the latter option receive a glass of Prosecco upon arrival.

This boutique hotel offers free Wi-Fi and is less than a 15-minute drive from the charming market town of Sudbury. Colchester is just a 39-minute drive to the southeast via the A1124.

What we like: We love the intimate character of this charming coach house accommodation located in the countryside of Essex.

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Activities and attractions near boutique hotels in Colchester

Wivenhoe House Hotel 4*

As the oldest recorded city in England, Colchester is a haven for history enthusiasts. It is also an amazing destination for those seeking culture, dining, and nightlife experiences. During your stay in one of our boutique hotels, we recommend checking out must-visit points of interest, such as Colchester Zoo. It is home to an array of fascinating animal species from across the globe. The ancient Roman Walls are a must for fans of history. They were first erected during the 1st century CE. Other notable attractions include the ruins of St Botolph's Priory, Colchester Castle, and the Dutch Quarter. We also suggest booking a heritage walking tour that will take you past many of the area's most notable medieval sites.

How to book a stay in a charming boutique hotel in Colchester

Are you looking for the best offers and rates on a stay at a boutique hotel in Colchester? If you said yes, it is time to explore our Voyage Privé catalogue. Our members enjoy exclusive access to deals at the best luxury accommodation options across this part of England and can look forward to discounts of up to 70%.

What is the best boutique hotel from Voyage Privé in Colchester?

We have selected the Wivenhoe House Hotel 4* as the best boutique hotel in Colchester. The property has a Google rating of 4.6/5 stars and has been reviewed at 9.2/10 by our members on the Voyage Privé platform. Key factors that influenced our decision include the property's historic character and the on-site Brasserie Restaurant & Bar, which is known for a menu filled with both classic and contemporary dishes. The inclusion of dinner on the first night of your stay and proximity to many of the area's top points of interest add further to the list of reasons to choose this boutique accommodation for your next getaway.

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