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    Brook Red Lion Hotel

    43 High Street, Colchester CO1 1DJ, England
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Booked this hotel as i was away with work. I got given my room key and went to my room only to realise that the room hadn't even been cleaned from the night before! I returned downstairs and the receptionist gave me another key to...More

    Thank FranS1996
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I booked this hotel with a 2 night break voucher our daughter bought us for Christmas it should have included 2 nights bed and breakfast and an evening meal on the first night .on booking was told the restaurant wasn't open on...More

    1  Thank lesleycameron57
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear lesleycameron57 Thank you for your feedback today and I can only apologise that you did not enjoy your stay. Unfortunately we did experience some unforeseen staffing issues in the kitchen and I am sorry that this resulted in a disruption in our normal restaurant...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I visited the Brook Red lion for 2 nights at the end of April with my girlfriend. We both had a lovely stay! The room was fine for what we needed, the staff were always friendly and happy to help and despite it's central location...More

    Thank Bryn E
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Bryn E Thank you for your wonderful review and rating and I can only apologise that you were not joined by any of our resident ghosts during your stay ! I am pleased that you both had such a pleasant break in Colchester and...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We checked in late after a long flight in to the UK. The Manager greeted us with the joke that "we thought that you weren't coming but you've already paid for the room so we didn't care"! Although meant as a joke it sort of...More

    Thank Mick189932
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Mick Thank you for your comments and feedback today. I am sorry to read that you found your room a little too hot during the unusually high temperatures recently. I am pleased that despite this you found the hotel good value and ideally located...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    This hotel is dreadful. Such a fantastic building completely ruined by the owners. They do not look after it. Everything is worn and old and the staff are very scruffy. Tiles off the walls in the bathrooms. Stains and just a scruffy dirty place. It...More

    Thank Anonymous561951
    Response from DUmmat, Director at Brook Red Lion HotelResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear Anonymous561951 It is always disappointing for us to read that anyone has left the Brook Red Lion Hotel so disheartened. The hotel is an iconic building and a very popular choice for any one wishing to be in centrally located. I will look into...More

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    • US$71 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Kerrie W
    19 July 2017|
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    Response from Amber H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it is opposite a club
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    Mick P
    30 May 2016|
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    Response from redli0n1 | Property representative |
    Hi Mick We usually take bookings up until 9.30pm. With regards to last orders - if there is no-one in the restaurant it could close as early as 8.30pm. Best to book and guarantee a table!
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    26 April 2015|
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    Response from RLHGeneralManager | Property representative |
    Check in is any time after 2pm and the reception is manned 24/7
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    "Not only is it haunted but being on High Street it is very loud"
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    "The modern area of the hotel away from the front and alley way is probably your best bet for a good sleep"
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