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Best Western Rose & Crown Hotel
East Street, Colchester
Essex. CO1 2TZ
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Whether you’re a history buff, art lover, or animal fan, The Rose & Crown is situated just a hop, skip and a jump from Colchester’s main places of interest.
A 15-minute drive away…
One of Europe’s leading zoos offering over 260 species in 60 acres of impressive parkland.
A 15-minute walk away…
A 2000-year-old listed Norman castle with guided tours into its Roman age vaults.
An 8-minute drive away…
World-famous gardens, by a 10-time Chelsea Flower Show Gold medallist, set in 6 acres.
Beth Chatto Gardens
A 13-minute walk away…
A Georgian townhouse providing a historic glimpse into the lives of Colchester’s townspeople.
A 17-minute walk away…
The impressive ruins of one of England’s oldest Augustinian priories dating back to 1100.
St Botolph's Priory
An 11-minute walk away…
A contemporary art, film and events space housed within a stunning “floating” building.