Bed & Breakfast Colchester

The Best B&Bs in Colchester

Where can I stay in Essex? Colchester B&Bs are the ideal place for a holiday getaway, with plenty of accommodation close to Colchester. You'll find easy access to the town centre’s wealth of history and culture, as well as the breath-taking surrounding scenery, staying in a Bed & Breakfast near Colchester is the ideal way to make sure you are conveniently located to explore Colchester and the Essex/Suffolk border.

If you need help deciding where to stay in Colchester, browse through our selection of B&B’s to find the perfect place to stay.

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B&Bs in Convenient Locations

Find accommodation close to Colchester Castle and the town’s historic sites, whether you’re coming by car, or need somewhere accessible by public transport or by foot.

If you’re exploring the English countryside where renowned artist John Constable grew up and was inspired, stay in a Bed & Breakfast in the Dedham Vale, part of ‘Constable Country’.

Depending on your taste, budget, and planned activities, you can find a B&B in a great location with good access to attractions and historic sites in Colchester.

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

AA 4* Bed & Breakfast. Lovely Period house. Peaceful rural retreat set in beautiful gardens between Colchester and Mersea Island.

Standard Double Bedroom

The Courtyard Rooms

Smart, en suite accommodation ideal for families, couples and business travelers alike. Nestled quietly between Colchester and Clacton, an ideal base to explore North Essex.

The Victory at Mersea

The Victory at Mersea

The Victory is situated right on the Mersea waterfront. We have 7 really comfortable superior rooms, individually decorated with a personal touch, some with fantastic views over the Blackwater estuary.

Countryside Escapes

For quiet and relaxing locations, with easy access to great attractions and historic sites, stay in the countryside near Colchester. Breath-taking scenery which has inspired artists and nature reserves attracting all sorts of wildlife, they are the ideal setting for a weekend away from the noise and the hustle and bustle of the town.

Stay on an English farm on the outskirts of Colchester town. Family-friendly B&B’s are ready to welcome you with home-baked bread and helpful tips on the hidden gems to discover in the area.

Stay in a period house. You don’t need to go to a museum to enjoy Colchester’s history. Stay in a room with exposed wooden-beams, or a Victorian farmhouse surrounded by magnificent gardens.

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

AA 4* Bed & Breakfast. Lovely Period house. Peaceful rural retreat set in beautiful gardens between Colchester and Mersea Island.

Rye Farm

Rye Farm

Relax in a friendly, moated, period farm house, set in tranquil surroundings. Adjacent to Abberton Reservoir. Excellent for bird watching. Convenient for visiting Colchester with its Castle and many museums.

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Standard Double Bedroom

The Courtyard Rooms

Smart, en suite accommodation ideal for families, couples and business travelers alike. Nestled quietly between Colchester and Clacton, an ideal base to explore North Essex.

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

Black Bond Hall Bed and Breakfast

AA 4* Bed & Breakfast. Lovely Period house. Peaceful rural retreat set in beautiful gardens between Colchester and Mersea Island.

The Victory at Mersea

The Victory at Mersea

The Victory is situated right on the Mersea waterfront. We have 7 really comfortable superior rooms, individually decorated with a personal touch, some with fantastic views over the Blackwater estuary.

Rye Farm

Rye Farm

Relax in a friendly, moated, period farm house, set in tranquil surroundings. Adjacent to Abberton Reservoir. Excellent for bird watching. Convenient for visiting Colchester with its Castle and many museums.

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.