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PARTY VENUE COLCHESTER

From £17.50pp

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PARTY VENUE HIRE

Celebrate your birthday party, retirement party, work do or any other special occasion at our outstanding party venue in Colchester. You’ll enjoy a night of music and dancing, great food and a well stocked bar!

From intimate gatherings all the way up to a party for 160 guests, our 14th century hotel is guaranteed to ‘wow’ your guests with its unique character and charm.

You’ll be able to choose from our popular finger buffet or a sit-down dinner, all freshly prepared by our talented team of chefs.

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THE PERFECT LOCATION

The Rose and Crown Hotel is located near Colchester town centre, just a 20 minute walk away.

We offer FREE parking, with 35 spaces available. Plus, there’s a public pay and display car park just behind the hotel.

Being near Colchester town centre means that there are great public transport links for your guests arriving by train or bus. We’re just 1.6 miles from Colchester train station.

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Choose our popular finger buffet from £17.50pp or get in touch to discuss a sit-down meal with prices from £25pp for up to 80 guests.

FINGER BUFFET MENU

£17.50 PER PERSON FOR SIX ITEMS

Additional items cost £2 per person
Minimum 50 people (we can arrange a specific menu choice for fewer than 50 people)


Selection of assorted sandwiches
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Arancini balls with tomato ragu
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Pear & Gruyere tart (V)
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Filo wrapped prawns, sweet chilli dip
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Pancetta loaded potato skins
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Pigs in blankets in a honey & mustard dressing
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Maple BBQ chicken drumsticks
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Smoked paprika & parmesan cheese twists (V)
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Garlic & herb potato wedges (V)
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Chicken satay skewers
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Miniature pie selection chicken & mushroom, steak & ale, mushroom & stilton
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Miniature Cornish pasties
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Crudities, nachos, guacamole, sour cream, salsa (V)
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Hoisin duck spring rolls
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Vegetable samosas & onion bhajis (V)


DESSERTS

Chocolate torte
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Fig puddings and butterscotch sauce
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Eton mess nests
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Cinamon doughnuts & caramel dip
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Miniature cheesecakes – strawberry, lemon & blackberry
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Croquembouche

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OUR PARTY VENUES

Our party venue hire prices range from completely FREE to £500, depending on the day of the week and number of guests. Please contact us for a quote.

You’re welcome to arrive early to decorate your party venue room. And we can provide you with a list of recommended decoration suppliers for your special day if needed.

We can supply a DJ and disco for £310 or you’re welcome to arrange your own DJ or live music. Alternatively, you can play music through our speakers from your personal device via Bluetooth.

DRINKS

We sell a range of chilled beers and ales on tap, wines cherry-picked from around the world and an impressive collection of premium spirits, liquors and mixers.

And our cocktail menu is sure to get your party started!

  • Strawberry Daiquiri
  • Mojito
  • Pina Colada
  • Espresso Martini
  • Pornstar Martini
  • Sex On The Beach
  • Cosmo
  • French Martini

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ACCOMMODATION FOR YOUR GUESTS

The Rose and Crown Colchester is the ideal party venue to hire as we have 39 bedrooms available for your friends and family.

All of our rooms are available at a discounted rate for guests staying over after a party. Our events team will be happy to talk you through this.

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21st Birthday Party

At 21 the world is your oyster… Perhaps you’re in the final year of university. Or maybe you’ve been hard at work for a few years since leaving school. This is definitely a great reason for a big celebration!

Our friendly team are very experienced with hosting 21st birthday parties, so you can rest assured that your day will run as smoothly and stress-free as possible.


30th Birthday Party

Waving goodbye to your twenties is one of the best excuses for a big celebration!

The Rose and Crown Hotel is a really popular 30th birthday venue in Colchester, and our dedicated team we be on hand to offer support to you every step of the way.


50th Birthday Party

You’re approaching the big 5-0! How did that happen? It’s time to take stock and make this birthday party one to remember forever.

We’ve earned the reputation for being one of the best birthday party venues in Colchester. So why not let our amazing team help you create a magical 50th birthday party to enjoy with all your friends, family and colleagues.


60th Birthday Party

Mark your 60th birthday at our exceptional party venue in Colchester.

We have everything you need to mark the occasion, from first-class food, fantastic entertainment and a dedicated events team to look after you every step of the way.


80th Birthday Party

Your 80th birthday is momentous occasion that should be celebrated with a party! The Rose and Crown Hotel Colchester is the perfect setting for your special birthday celebration.

If a full-blown party isn’t quite your thing, a lunch or elegant dinner party are both options too.

PARTY WITH US

Whether it’s your 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 70th, 80th or 90th, we are the perfect venue to hire for your birthday party in Colchester. And our experienced events team will be on hand every step of the way, so you can relax and enjoy your special occasion.


HOW TO FIND US

Best Western The Rose and Crown Hotel
East Street, Colchester,
Essex, CO1 2TZ

We’re located just outside Colchester town centre, five miles from Colchester Zoo and a 15 minute walk from Colchester Castle.

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