The 4* Marks Tey Hotel is a great base from which to enjoy your event break. Located just 5 miles (18 minute taxi ride) from Colchester Castle and just 10 minutes from Colchester’s historic city centre. The hotel offers free WiFi access and free private parking and the Lifestyle Health & Leisure Club is complimentary to residents during their stay. Facilities include a 20 yards indoor swimming pool, and steam and sauna rooms, fully air-conditioned gymnasium and 2 outdoor tennis courts. The elegant lounge and cocktail bar provides the perfect meeting place and somewhere to relax before dining in the splendid Brasserie Restaurant, which offers a selection of international cuisine, complemented by carefully selected wines from around the world. The modern air-conditioned rooms (no lift) offer free WiFi, flat-screen TVs and desks, plus tea and coffee making facilities.