Where to Stay in Colchester


Colchester has a wide range of accommodation: serviced accommodation, which includes friendly B&Bs, guest houses, historic and modern hotelsself-catering, caravan and camping sites and campus accommodation

Find the right-sized accommodation for your group visit, whether you want a relaxing holiday in luxury hotels or friendly B&Bs, or the independence and homely experience of self-catering and camping.

Use the search option if you know what you want or browse all the accommodation in Colchester and the surrounding villages below. Got questions? Contact the Colchester Visitor Information Centre for help and advice on finding accommodation in and around Colchester.

Some of these accommodation providers may offer special rates for groups. Please contact properties directly for group rates.

Hotels, B&Bs & Guesthouses in Colchester

Looking for the perfect place to relax? Come and stay in our luxurious boutique hotels and family-owned B&Bs & guesthouses.

Choose to stay in an historic building, or treat yourself to a luxurious stay in a countryhouse & spa.

Explore the rural areas surrounding Colchester - discover the countryside and houses inspired and painted by Constable, or spend a few days waking up in the beautiful Colne Valley

Wherever you choose to stay, you will be ideally located to discover the riches the Colchester area has to offer.  

Self-Catering and Camping in Colchester

Planning your next countryside escape? Self-catering and camping sites in and around Colchester are the ideal places to stay to give yourself the freedom to explore the area at your own pace.

Discover the beautiful Colne Valley, traversed by a landmark Victorian Viaduct, or explore coastal Colchester and Mersea Island, home of the native oyster. 

There are fantastic places to discover all over the area, from sites of historic importance to fun family activity centres, so make sure you find the perfect place to stay, and set out to discover Colchester.


Please Note: 

The Colchester accommodation listed on this website is not exhaustive. It comprises establishments which have chosen to advertise.

Descriptions have been provided by each individual proprietor. Colchester Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or omissions which the listing may contain, and does not give any warranty of any kind in respect of the establishments referred to in the list.