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    Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

    London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester CO6 1DU, England
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    • Excellent21%
    • Very good34%
    • Average24%
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    • Terrible9%
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    “trifle” (26 reviews)
    “afternoon tea” (45 reviews)
    “bit dated” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    This is an excellent choice for a group holiday. The staff could not have been more kind, co-operative and helpful. The choice of food for the dinners over 4 nights was tasty, varied and well presented. It was a tremendous help that our party of...More

    Thank Margaret H
    Response from Marks Tey H, General Manager at Best Western Marks Tey HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Many thanks for your kind comments. I am so pleased to hear we catered for all of your needs and that you particularly enjoyed our food and friendly service from our team members. Kind regards Paul Leitch

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    Response from Marks Tey H, General Manager at Best Western Marks Tey HotelResponded 18 June 2016


    Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

    Rather disappointed with the fabric of this hotel, considering it is a four star. It didn't look as if it had been updated for a long time. The carpet on the stairs was treadbare. The wardrobe door fell off when I opened it. There was...More

    Thank Hazel S
    Response from Marks Tey H, General Manager at Best Western Marks Tey HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Many thanks for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. I apologise that we did not rectify the maintenance issues in a timely manner and this will be looked into. Otherwise I am pleased you found your stay with us to be comfortable. Kind...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

    Most of the hotel was lovely and grand. Very old fasioned with the big chandelier In the lobby. But the rooms are very poor could do with a big revamp new carpets and a fresh lick of paint. Drawers where full of dust and many...More

    Thank Shaun H
    Response from Marks Tey H, General Manager at Best Western Marks Tey HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Many thanks for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. Here at Best Western Marks Tey we strive to provide the best in facilites and service to all our guests and therefore appreciate all feedback with a view to improving our product and service....More

    Reviewed 16 April 2016

    Hotel is tired to say the least. Paint peeling from exterior. Public areas are better but the room we had was very poor. Threadbare carpet, bathroom in dire need of refurb and light over mirror not working,headboard to bed was marked and looked unclean. Staff...More

    Thank Sim0n0459
    Response from Marks Tey H, General Manager at Best Western Marks Tey HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Many thanks for your response regarding your recent stay and please accept my apologies for the condition issues with your room. We take all guest feedback seriously and will take appropriate action wherever possible. Kind regards Paul leitch

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • US$64 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 110
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    • Essex >
    • Colchester >
    • Marks Tey
    • Also Known As
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    • Colchester Best Western
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    29 November 2016|
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    Response from Lisa G | Reviewed this property |
    Big signs at reception and the staff clarified and sorted that our car was registered as a hotel guest vehicle. No problems
    Clare H
    5 March 2016|
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    Response from Stacey S | Reviewed this property |
    When i went the spa facilities was closed as was a weekend, ring them before hand and ask :) the sauna, steam room & pool was open though
    19 December 2015|
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    Response from Marks Tey H | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Please call us on 01206 210001 and we will assist you if possible Kind regards
    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back of the hotel have road noise (A12) when windows are open"
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    "book the exec rooms with air con"
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    "Rooms at front of hotel quieter."
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    "Don't stay here"
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