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Dragonfly Hotel Colchester

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A12/A120 Ardleigh Junction, Ardleigh, Colchester C07 7QY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews lovely hotel english breakfast pleasant stay tea and coffee plenty of parking stayed here for one night comfy bed yogurt pub
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Dragonfly lies at the crossroads of the Harwich Road and another one from North to South outside Colchester. Ample space for parking. Rooms not very spacious, but clean. Bar and restaurant. Breakfast okay, but nothing special.More

Thank georggoetzelmann
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 1 week ago

Dear georggoetzelmann Thank you for taking your time to review your recent stay at the hotel and the comments raised. All comments, whether positive or negative are welcomed to enable us to improve on the standard offered and I do hope we can welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Friendly staff but no atmosphere as it was absolutly dead. Evening meal on last night left a lot to be desired. Waited for 45mins after ordering in a restaurant that was empty. I ordered steak it was supposed to come with mushrooms, tomato and garlic...More

Thank HPDorset
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 2 September 2018

Dear HPDorset thank you for taking your time to review your recent stay at the Dragonfly and I am sorry to read on this occasion we did not meet with your expectations. All comments, whether positive or negative, enable us to improve on the standard...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I've stayed here a few times and the staff, surroundings and the general feel of the hotel is lovely. Rooms are a very good size (Double) and it's nice and peaceful too. I did order a little bite to eat (Chicken Wrap) which was lovely,...More

Thank DELROY T
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 31 August 2018

Dear DELROY T Thank you very much for your recent review of your stay at the hotel and we are pleased to read that overall your stay met with your expectations. I was sorry to read about the time it took for you to receive...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The rooms are perfectly fine and breakfast mediocre at best. I have stayed here a few times for work and never cease to be amazed that the bar closes at 11pm and the night receptionist refuses to serve drinks! On one occasion bar was heaving...More

Thank hallshome
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 31 August 2018

Dear hallshome Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at the hotel recently. All comments enable us to improve on the level of standards we provide. As explained to everyone on check-in the bar does close at 11pm for all...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Thought I would try the Dragonfly Hotel after car booting last Sunday for breakfast. It advertises £9.95 unlimited tea/coffee cooked breakfast. All the traditional foods were there for a good English breakfast, all presented nicely and looked apatizing. Unfortunately no hash browns or porridge that...More

Thank shannon955
Response from Carolyne C, Manager at Dragonfly Hotel ColchesterResponded 14 August 2018

Dear shannon955 Thank you for taking your time to review your visit to the hotel & I can only apologies for running out of a couple of items from our breakfast offering. However, we are pleased to read that despite this everything else met with...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 51 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Quality Hotel Colchester
Also Known As
Ramada Colchester Hotel Colchester
,
Colchester Ramada
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Ardleigh
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 51 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Quality Hotel Colchester
Also Known As
Ramada Colchester Hotel Colchester
,
Colchester Ramada
Location
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Colchester > Ardleigh
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Traveller (85)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Jacqueline P
17 May 2017|
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Response from DragonflyTeam | Property representative |
Yes all hotel rooms are non-smoking Kind Regards Carolyne
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Janice H
3 July 2016|
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Response from DragonflyTeam | Property representative |
No we only have bath with shower option
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Room Tips
"The windows open and lock - so you can have a ground floor room and assume your room is secure with the..."
geoffj475
29 Jul 2018
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"Get another hotel."
226kayr
28 Jul 2018
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"Rooms are all away from bar & reception"
_lambert_claire
2 Jul 2018
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"All our rooms were good but that seems to be the norm at the Dragonfly"
bstevns
4 May 2018
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