The George is currently closed during its refurbishment. All room reservations made will be sent to St. Nicholas Hotel which is located opposite the George on Colchester High Street.
The George is currently closed during its refurbishment. All room reservations made will be sent to St. Nicholas Hotel which is located opposite the George on Colchester High Street.

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Hotel Capacity Chart

Theatre Style:


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Venue Capacity Chart

Room Ballroom Nelson
Theatre 200 40
U Shape 60 24
Hollow Square 60 28
Classroom 100 24
Boardroom 60 24
Dinner/Lunch 160 30
Dinner Dance 140
Cabaret 100
Banquet 100
Reception 250 50
Cocktail 180 50

Face Sheet

Large Function Room with natural daylight

Holds up to 100 delegates

Located at front of building with Seaview

Free Wi-Fi

Day Delegate Rate

Working Lunch Menu

Free Car Park

Equipment Hire







An elegant address in the heart of town

Emanating mellow tranquillity, The George is home to 47 individually designed en-suite guestrooms, crafted with comfort at the fore. A testament to its long history, many of the rooms feature original exposed beams to complement the warm, traditional tones of their soothing décor. A dash of the contemporary sidles up to tradition here, with room amenities including a flat-screen TV with Freeview channels and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, as well as a hospitality tray, hairdryer, and iron for added convenience. The bathrooms are a pristine counterpart to the rooms, some with elegant roll-top baths, others with showers, all with complimentary toiletries.


  • Standard Double

    The furnishings a quiet flourish of elegance, each Standard Double room is unique in its handcrafted décor. Generously spacious and fitted with either one super-king size or two single beds, these are comfort, epitomised.

  • Superior Family Room

    A handpicked haven for the travelling unit, the Family Triple or Quad Room exudes contemporary comfort. With plenty of space, the room features a super-king size bed (which can be replaced with two singles upon request) and bunk beds.

  • Classic Double / Twin Room

    There’s nothing like a classic. Outfitted with our distinguished, traditional character, this Double or Twin room is our staple study in comfort.

  • Mini Double Room

    With our traditional livery, and only slightly smaller than the Classic Doubles, these rooms are ideal for the individual guest looking to stretch out.

  • Classic Single Room

    The economical choice for the lone traveller, these rooms come with an adjoining en-suite and our full list of complimentary amenities.

For more information call our Front Desk on 01206 578494 or or e-mail us at

Special Offers


Spending quality time with your nearest and dearest is a pleasure all too rare for most, so when you do gather the family together, make it somewhere memorable. The George Hotel a special place in the hearts of many a family; we’re unfailingly accommodating for larger groups in both our rooms and our restaurants, and we know how much personal service means when a family gathering’s long in the planning. Get in touch to find out how we can help.

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Children are welcome at the George Hotel, but beware, we’ll spoil them if you let us! Whatever makes it easy for you travelling with kids, we’re ready to help – whether it’s an extra bed or two in your room, an early dinner, child-friendly food or welcome distractions courtesy of the concierge. We can also recommend places to visit the little ones will love, without spending hours in the car.

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At George Hotel, You’re in the Spotlight!

Just back from The George Hotel? Share pictures of your favourite moments here – in the hotel, at Colchester with #thegeorgehotel and stand a chance to win special gift hampers. You can even send us a chosen few, and they could be featured on our website (with due credits to you, of course).

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