Located 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum, Holiday Inn Express Colchester is within a 10-minute drive of Colchester Castle Park. This 101-room hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, a restaurant, and free self parking. Flatford Mill is also close to this Colchester hotel.


Free breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge.


The 101 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including sofa beds, coffee makers, and free local calls. Guests can expect WiFi, wired Internet, and 32-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Hair dryers, ironing boards, and desks are also standard.

Property features

Holiday Inn Express Colchester features free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. There's free parking if you drive. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include free newspapers, laundry facilities, and a TV in a common area.


  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Holiday Inn Express Colchester

Birchwood Road Colchester England CO7 6HS

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

3 meeting rooms are available. This Colchester hotel also offers complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Holiday Inn Express Colchester is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Express check-in 
  • Total number of rooms - 101 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( GBP 7.99 per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( GBP 7.99 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Colchester offers 101 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations are furnished with double sofa beds. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers.

In-room wired and wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered. An additional breakfast (subject to charges) is served daily.

Holiday Inn Express Colchester has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 7.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): GBP 7.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

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.

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