Surrounded by 320 acres of breathtaking countryside, Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester – Five Lakes is the perfect location for your wedding day.
Civil Marriage and Civil Partnership Ceremonies can be arranged and you can choose from one of three private rooms which offer the benefit and flexibility of organising your entire celebration at one venue. The hotel is licensed by Essex County Council as an approved premise for Civil Marriage Ceremonies for up to 300 guests.
There is a great choice of suites for your reception catering for up to 2000 people including Mersea Suite, Rushley Suite, Wallasea Suite and The Arena.
Located on the ground floor of the hotel with its own terrace and fantastic scenery, the Mersea Suite caters for up to 250 guests. It can be partitioned into three areas to suit your wedding party and offers natural daylight, a private bar and a generous dance floor.
The Rushley Suite is light and elegant suite can cater for up to 100 guests. It has the Rushley 1 and Rushley 2 rooms either side to compliment and provide flexibility and its own unique balcony overlooking the Lakes Golf Course and gardens.
Perfect for more intimate celebrations, the Wallasea Suite is located on the lower ground floor of the hotel and can cater for up to 100 guests. This private suite offers a grand size bar and dance floor.
The Arena is a blank canvas for you to draw your dream day upon. Catering for up to 2000 people this is a unique venue perfect for larger weddings.
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Directions from London Stansted International Airport - 32.1 mi, 58 mins via the A120
1. Head southwest - 213 ft
2. Continue straight onto Bassingbourn Rd, go through 1 roundabout - 1.0 mi
3. At Bassingbourn Roundabout, take the 2nd exit, go through 1 roundabout - 0.3 mi
4. Merge onto A120 via the ramp to Harwich/Colchester/Chelmsford/A130, go through 1 roundabout - 16.2 mi
5. At Marks Farm Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Coggeshall Rd/A120, continue to follow A120 – 3.6 mi
6. Turn right onto West St - 0.9 mi
7. Continue onto Market End/B1024 - 302 ft
8. Turn right onto Bridge St/B1024, continue to follow B1024 - 2.5 mi
9. Turn left onto Feering Hill/B1024 - 0.5 mi
10. Turn right onto Inworth Rd/B1023, continue to follow B1023 - 2.4 mi
11. Turn right onto Maldon Rd/B1022 - 95 ft
12. Take the 1st left onto Church Rd/B1023, continue to follow B1023 - 1.3 mi
13. Slight left onto Brook Rd - 0.7 mi
14. Continue onto Barnhall Rd - 1.9 mi
15. Turn right onto Whitehouse Hill/B1026 - 0.3 mi
16. Turn right - 0.4 mi
Arrive: Crowne Plaza Colchester – Five Lakes - Maldon CM9 8HX