Riverside Hotel

Originally built in the 17th century, this Tudor building dates back to 1604 and is situated on the banks of the River Colne, close to Colchester’s town centre and the railway station.

The Riverside Hotel has 18 en-suite rooms, all with tea/coffee making facilities. Both of Colchester’s railways stations are just a short walk away, with London Liverpool Street only 50 minutes away by train. The port of Harwich is also within easy reach.

The Riverside Hotel is in an ideal location for visits to the nearby Roman, Saxon and Norman heritage of ancient Colchester. A fine base for exploring Constable Country which includes Flatford Mill, the inspiration for John Constable's 'Hay Wain' and the East Anglian Coastline.

Colchester is Britain's oldest recorded  Roman town and was the first Roman capital It has a unique place in Britain's history. Today it is a thriving centre full of attractions for residents, visitors and businesses.

Oyster Farming - The first charter of 1189 confirmed Colchester's legal rights over the River Colne and the oyster fishery. Colchester oysters are still famous today.

The hotel facilities: Free parking, Wi-Fi, Digital freeview TV, Fully licensed bar and all en-suite rooms.