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Star Anglia Hotel (Colchester, United Kingdom)

Star Anglia Hotel (Colchester, United Kingdom)

About Star Anglia Hotel

Star Anglia is a budget hotel located in the centre of Colchester. It offers easy access to the main railway station and the many shops and restaurants in this historic town. Colchester Castle is under a mile away. Guests can choose from a selection of single, double and twin rooms. Standard mod cons include an en-suite bathroom, a television and a telephone. Toiletries are complimentary and Wi-Fi access is available. Star Anglia offers free parking for guests and a function room is also available for wedding receptions and other events. A complimentary continental breakfast consisting of toast, cereal, muffins and croissants is provided and a full English breakfast is available for an extra fee. The hotel serves Indian meals in its on-site restaurant. Mercury Theatre, half a mile away, is the place to catch a show and Colchester Zoo with its magnificent animals is an hour’s drive.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool(Unavailable)
  • Spa(Unavailable)
  • Parking
  • Pets(Unavailable)
  • A/C(Unavailable)
  • Restaurant(Unavailable)
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym(Unavailable)

Rating overview

trivago Rating Index based on 184  reviews from:
  • Hotels.com(7.4/10)
  • LocationVery good  (8.2 / 10)
  • RoomsVery good  (8.1 / 10)
  • ServiceVery good  (8.3 / 10)
  • CleanlinessExcellent  (8.7 / 10)
  • Value for moneyVery good  (8.2 / 10)

Positive Reviews


Good location and free parking

Star Anglia is ideally located in the centre of Colchester. Guests appreciate being able to walk to the nearby shops and restaurants and like the fact that the main railway station is only a few minutes away on foot. The hotel also offers free off-road parking which makes travelling by car cheaper and easier than it might otherwise be.


Pleasant rooms

The rooms at Star Anglia are described as spacious and the beds as comfortable. The décor is also modern and up-to-date, so if you choose to book a room here you should expect a pleasant and restful stay.


Friendly staff

Guests are pleased to report that the members of staff at Star Anglia are friendly and conscientious.

Negative Reviews


Rules and regulations

There are a few comments from guests who were a little bemused by what they considered to be an excessive list of dos and don'ts while staying in the hotel. In particular, eating food is not permitted in the rooms which some guests found surprising.


Breakfast served in a different building

Some guests didn't like having to walk to another building in order to eat breakfast. Also, the food received mixed reviews with some being disappointed with the quality and others enjoying the meal both in terms of the food and also the size of the portion.


Showers not the best

It seems that the showers at Star Anglia can be temperamental at times. On occasion, guests found it difficult to regulate the temperature of the water with it either being too hot or too cold to allow a comfortable shower.

All amenities

Wellness / Spa
  1. Beauty salon
Property amenities
  1. Business centre
  2. Café
  3. Entrance hall/lobby
  4. Express check-in
  5. Lift
  6. Parking
  7. Terrace
  8. Hotel bar
  9. Convenience store
  10. Conference rooms
  11. Non-smoking rooms
  12. Snack bar
  1. Wheelchair accessible
  2. Accessible parking
Room amenities
  1. Balcony (upon inquiry)
  2. Ironing board
  3. Openable windows
  4. Television
  5. Central heating
  6. Electric kettle
  7. Desk
  8. Safe
  9. Cable TV
  10. WiFi
  11. Free WiFi (rooms)
  12. Coffee machine

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 14:00
  2. Check out: 11:00


75 North Station Road,  CO1 1SB,  Colchester,  United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1206)737840 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about Star Anglia Hotel

  • Is there a pool area at Star Anglia Hotel?

    No, Star Anglia Hotel doesn’t offer pool areas.

  • Are pets allowed at Star Anglia Hotel?

    No, Star Anglia Hotel doesn’t allow pets.

  • Is parking available at Star Anglia Hotel?

    Yes, Star Anglia Hotel provides Parking, Accessible parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at Star Anglia Hotel?

    Check-in at Star Anglia Hotel is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is Star Anglia Hotel located?

    Star Anglia Hotel is located in 75 North Station Road, CO1 1SB, Colchester, United Kingdom.