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    The Rock Hotel

    1 Third Avenue | Frinton on Sea, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9EQ, England
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    Room & Suite (3)
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good31%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owner” (21 reviews)
    “warm welcome” (5 reviews)
    “lovely stay” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Very welcoming but very tired hotel, needs to be brought up to date. Food was average as was breakfast, it's a shame as the location is great. The bedroom was not good ,old fashioned and the bed uncomfortable!!!

    Thank Lyn P
    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    My sister and I and our dog recently had an overnight stay at the Rock Hotel. Lovely position. Close to sea and shops. We could not fault the staff and Jan is such a lovely lady. Everyone was very helpful and friendly and they catered...More

    1  Thank lynda043
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Wonderful to find a hotel on the seafront that has not been turned into a nursing home in this traditional seaside resort. Spectacular views out to the sea and interior decoration that spans the decades. Cosy bar and very friendly staff. Traditional cooked breakfast with...More

    Thank GBBBontheroad
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    Well we are new to the area and read a report stating how friendly the people at the rock are. Wrong. We went on Saturday night at 7pm to eat only to be unceremoniously turned away because they couldn`t be bothered just serving two people....More

    5  Thank Robert T
    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    There is nothing like your landlady coming out to give you a kiss and wave goodbye to know you've stayed in a lovely hotel. Jan and Barry and all her staff were so friendly, it was like staying in your own home but with a...More

    2  Thank Susan W
    Chudleigh
    411 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Clacton-on-Sea
    7.5 km
     
    Premier Inn Felixstowe Town Centre
    310 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Felixstowe
    16.2 km
     
    Premier Inn Colchester (A12) Hotel
    493 reviews
    #2 of 23 hotels in Colchester
    23.7 km
     
    Premier Inn Colchester Town Centre (Castle) Hotel
    402 reviews
    #3 of 23 hotels in Colchester
    24.7 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$66 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Essex >
    • Frinton-On-Sea
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    Traveller (5)
    Dining (4)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
    Nearby
    Chudleigh
    411 reviews
    7.53 km away
     
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    Nearby Attractions
    Frinton on Sea Beach
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    Room Tips
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    "Huge rooms on the 1st floor"
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    "Room 1 is a large family room with great sea views."
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    "I would choose a room looking over the sea and greensward"
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