The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

(31 reviews) 31 4.97
London Road Colchester Essex CO6 1DU
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About The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

London Road, Colchester
Essex, CO6 1DU

The Best Western Marks Tey is the ideal setting for a small and intimate ceremony or a larger traditional wedding.

On your very special day, relax and enjoy the occasion whilst our experienced team ensure you have the best possible start to married life. With a bespoke wedding service catering to your individual needs, we can offer you everything from floral arrangements, photographers and special menus to ensure it is exactly the day you have always imagined.

The  Balkan Suite can accommodate weddings for up to 120 guests and includes a private bar, lounge area and cloakrooms with wheelchair access via a lift to the first floor. For smaller, more intimate weddings, the Claudius Suite is located on the ground floor of the hotel and caters for weddings for up to 70 guests.

Wedding receptions can also be held in the Brasserie Restaurant. The Brasserie has lots of natural daylight and access to the patio, making it the ideal choice for a summer wedding or even a BBQ for your evening reception.

Perfect New Wedding packages have been designed to cover the whole day - from the wedding breakfast through to the evening reception and we have a flexible approach to tailor the day to the suit your individual needs. 

With 110 comfortable bedrooms, overnight accommodation is available to your wedding guests with an allocation of bedrooms can be held on your behalf.

• Civil wedding licence • Capacity for up to 120 guests for wedding breakfast and extra 80 guests for evening • Dedicated wedding co-ordinator in the lead-up and on the day • Red carpet welcome • Complimentary accommodation for bride and groom • A discounted rate on overnight accommodation for your guests

Facilities at The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Large Hotel
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :
Swimming Pool
Health Suite
Fitness Centre
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Allows Private Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
100 to 150 guests
150 to 250 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking

The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel Reviews (31)

Absolutely Fabulous Day
Venue Service

By Debbie & Darren Simmons was Hewitt, on 23 Apr 2019Date of Wedding - 05 Apr 2019

We had an absolutely Fabulous day, Everything was perfect, Everything came together beautifully. Thank you, Sharon, Dinesh and the team for all your hard work in making it all happen We had some lovely comments from our guests. The food was excellent and the service we received from everyone was wonderful. We will be more than Happy to recommend you to anyone.

Wonderful Experience
Venue Service

By Tracy Taylor & Paul Cutts, on 17 Jan 2019Date of Wedding - 28 Dec 2018

We just wanted to thank Sharon & the team at the Marks Tey Hotel. for all your help before and during the wedding. Everything was beautiful and ran so smoothly, from our initial meeting last January to the day of our wedding. you guided us un the right direction. The Meetings that we had were very Helpful and informative. You all helped to make our Wedding a Wonderful Experience for us both. The Food and Evening Buffet was fantastic Truly Delicious. we could not have asked for a better Day.

Amazing Day
Venue Service

By Serena & Michael Nevard, on 12 Nov 2018Date of Wedding - 10 Nov 2018

Dear Sharon and team Thank you so much for helping making our day on Saturday as amazing as it was. Everything went to plan and everyone had a good time. The room looked amazing from start to finish. The food was commented on on how good it was considering “it was a wedding”. So thank you. From the day we came to see you about booking our wedding you have been nothing but helpful and amazing. To have you there on the day made me feel happy. I can not thank you enough for all you did for us. 5* and so much more. Serena and Michael

Most Perfect Wedding Day
Venue Service

By Brides Parents Alison & Shaun Howe, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 06 Oct 2018

Sophie & Ryan had the most perfect wedding day. as did all of us. Everyone at the hotel worked so hard to make sure all of our needs were met and everything ran like clockwork, We all had such an amazing day, thank you so much your planning and preparations most certainly paid off, it was beautiful all of it.

Amazing Day
Venue Service

By Lisa Mckinnon, on 11 Feb 2019Date of Wedding - 28 Sep 2018

We had such a lovely day. we can't thank Sharon, Steph & Dinesh enough. Just want our day back to do it all over again. Very best regards

Sharon Burke , Wedding & Events Manager at The Best Western Marks Tey Hotel responded to this review on 11/02/2019 12:19:26

Hello Lisa & Rob. thank you for the feedback from your wedding day. kind regards

Lovely Wedding Day
Venue Service

By Bob & Christine Myhill, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 08 Sep 2018

We had a great time, and it went really well. It was a credit to you all. Thank you for our lovely wedding day.

Amazing Day
Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs Haslett, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 26 Aug 2018

Thank you so much for helping us plan our Day and making sure it ran smoothly. We had the most amazing Day

Blown Away Beautiful Room Setting Wow Factor
Venue Service

By Angela & Derek Ward, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 27 Jul 2018

The Food & Service was Perfect, Everyone Enjoyed it. For all of us, it was perfect. Thank you to Sharon & The Team

We had a Fabulous Day
Venue Service

By Chrissy & Pascal Malblanc, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 27 May 2018

Everything we wanted was done with Care & Attention to detail. we could not have been more happy with Everything they did on the day. Dealing with Sharon & Stephanie for our most important day, They Listened to what we wanted and delivered on the day. We only have Very good memories of our MayWedding at the Marks Tey Hotel. THANK YOU TO ALLX

Enjoyable Day
Venue Service

By Sue & John Toner, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 07 Apr 2018

My Daughters Wedding Day. Such an enjoyable day for everyone who attended. Special thanks to Coordinators, Bar Staff, Chefs, Waitresses. thank you.

Perfect so Special, Briliant
Venue Service

By Paul & Heidi Burke, on 23 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 07 Apr 2018

Thank you so much for all of your help, for making our wedding day on 7th April so special, All staff so helpful & Polite. Nothing was to much trouble a Big thank you to Sharon, Dinesh, Steph, & Sam Brilliant on the day.

Best day of Our Lives
Venue Service

By Carly & Marc, on 02 Jul 2015

we wanted to express our sincere thanks to all of the team at the Marks Tey Hotel for making our wedding day the best day of our lives. All of the planning, dedication and organisation from each staff member meant the day ran incredibly smoothly and we could not have been happier . we would like to express an extra special thank you to Sharon, for helping to organise every small detail of our wedding, Steph for making sure the actual wedding day ran smoothly making sure it was perfect for us. Thank you again for ensuring our wedding day was the best day of our lives. Carly & Marc

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