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Holiday Inn Colchester

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Menus from £38
35 to 80 Guests

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Menus from £38
35 to 80 Guests

Holiday Inn Colchester is a hotel wedding venue located in the historic town of Colchester, Essex, in the south-east of England. Here, couples and their guests can enjoy flexible event spaces, dedicated wedding assistance, and ample amenities to complete their special day. From intimate elopements to grand celebrations, the administration here aim to exceed expectations with their superior service.

Facilities and Capacity

Holiday Inn Colchester offer an array of event spaces suitable for all kinds of nuptial occasions. This venue is licensed to host civil ceremonies on-site, giving you the opportunity to set your entire day here. Traders Restaurant provides a warm and friendly atmosphere for a rehearsal dinner of up to 50 guests. Located on the ground floor, this space adjoins the outdoor terrace to allow for relaxing in the open air after dinner. The Castle Abbeygate Suite serves as an ideal location for a heartfelt wedding ceremony. Suitable for 50 seated guests, this space benefits from an abundance of natural light which can illuminate ceremonies held within. Afterwards, your guests can enjoy a delightful drinks reception on The Green, while you and your beloved take advantage of the various wedding photography spots here. For your main reception, the Priory Helena Suite can comfortably accommodate 100 seated guests for a sit-down meal or 150 attendees for an evening reception. This room benefits from its own private bar and dancefloor which allows your guests to drink, dine, and dance the night away.

We also have a large amount of outdoor space which is suitable to host the perfect tipi or festival wedding.

Accommodations

Couples choosing to host their special day at Holiday Inn Colchester can utilize the hotel’s block room rate for their wedding attendees. This venue offers 110 comfortable guest rooms to facilitate a restful overnight stay. Guests can enjoy the on-site fitness centre, which includes a jacuzzi, pool, and sauna.

Services Offered

Holiday Inn Colchester offer a variety of wedding packages to suit your needs, style, and budget. Every couple will receive the attention of the venue’s dedicated wedding planning team.

Frequently Asked Questions

Venue Type:

Chapel on Premises
In the Country
Small Hotel
Civil Ceremony Licence
Large Hotel
Outdoor License
Tipis and Yurts

Dining Options:

Seated Meal Facilities
Corkage Option
Alcohol Licence
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering

Evening Entertainment:

Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Evening Reception Facilities
DJ Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted

Overnight Accommodation:

Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests

Venue Staff Assistance:

Wedding Coordinator

Venue Leisure Facilities:

Swimming Pool
Health Suite
Beautician

Other Features:

Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Confetti Permitted
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    Paul Married on 10/09/2016
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    fabulous and nothing was too much trouble

    Thank you so much for organising our day . It was fabulous and nothing was too much trouble for the staff involved. Please can you pass on special thanks to Hannah who was brilliant while I had a diva moment .
    Every guest had a great time including Pauls mum who appreciated the attention given to her with meal choices etc .
    We will try and pop in with some pics for your wedding planner book if youd like to use them .
    Thanks once again
    Best Regards
    Julie and Paul
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    Johan Married on 07/09/2016
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    Wedding Venue

    We had our wedding here this week and it was arranged excellently and exactly how we wanted it. The staff were wonderful and made sure we and our guests were well looked after. We stayed for two nights afterwards the room was just as we would expect it to be very comfortable and ideal for what we wanted
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    Mr Married on 18/06/2016
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    Prefect Day

    Will you please thank Hannah and Scott for all they did Saturday it was a perfect day with no problem at all.
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    Corina Married on 16/05/2016
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    Lovely Time

    We had a lovely time. Everyone was very accommodating and helpful, especially Scott.

    We also enjoyed our stay in the hotel. We will definitely be coming back. Lee and I would like to thank you and everyone at Holiday Inn for helping make our wedding day a success!

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19 Feb
Open Door

Come along to our wedding showcase, meet our wedding planning team and take a look at our function suites to see what our hotel can offer to make your special day truly you!

Book an appointment with our wedding planning team or just turn up on the day.

Book your appointment here - https://calendly.com/hi-colchester-appointments/wedding-showcase-event

Date: From 19/02/2022 to 19/02/2022 Schedule 12:00 - 16:30
Place: Abbotts Lane, Colchester, Essex

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Abbotts Lane CO6 3QL Colchester (Essex)

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