Visitor accommodation in Colchester's student residences

Not just for students - anyone can book!

  • Staying in Colchester's university halls of residence is a convenient and affordable way to visit Essex and Britain's oldest town
  • These rooms provide a comfortable and cost-effective alternative to staying in a hostel or cheap hotel
  • Self-catering accommodation in centrally located student residences
  • Great starting point from which to explore the town
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Visitor accommodation in Colchester's student residences

Customer feedback

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    "I had a very nice room on the top floor with a view across the countryside towards Wivenhoe." Mr Brian T
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    "We thought on-site staff eg the information office and Event Essex check-in team were helpful." Mrs Alison A
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    "Staff were very helpful on the campus. The room was okay, I was impressed with the size and the en-suite facility. Liked the university, and felt at home. Would definitely return. Thanks Speedy Booker and The University Team." Mr Matt C

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  • Availability is mainly in the summer vacation period (June, July, August, September), when students clear their rooms
  • Rooms typically become available two to three months in advance, so please revisit the website within that period if nothing is available now
  • Alternatively, visit our sister website, Essex Bed and Breakfasts, for further accommodation ideas and travel advice