Greenwoods Hotel is an appealing 17th-century, Grade II listed building set in expansive…
Greenwoods Hotel & Spa
“Charming 17th-century manor house with impressive spa facilities” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Greenwoods is a beautiful 17th-century, Grade II listed manor house set in extensive landscaped gardens. All bedrooms are tastefully appointed, with marble bathrooms and a wide range of extras; the premier rooms have spa baths and antique beds. The spa facilities are impressive offering the latest beauty treatments, together with saunas, a jacuzzi, steam rooms and a 20-metre pool.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 39
- Family rooms: 0
- Bedrooms Ground: 6
- Free TV
- Broadband available
- WiFi available
- Ironing facilities
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Indoor Pool
- Gym available
- Spa Available
- hot tub/Jacuzzi
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Lift available
- Night porter available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 150
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
- Walk-in showers
- Single room, minimum price: £195
- Double room, minimum price: £240
- Holds a civil ceremony licence
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About the area
Essex is full of pleasant surprises. It has the largest coastline of any county in England, with its fair share of castles, royal connections and scenic valleys. Take Colchester, for example, which was built by the Romans and is Britain’s oldest recorded town. Its castle contains the country’s largest Norman keep and yet, a stone’s throw from here, East Anglia’s newest arts centre promises to put Colchester firmly on the map as Essex’s capital of culture.
Tidal estuaries are plentiful and their mudflats offer migrating birds a winter feeding place. Essex was known as the land of the East Saxons and for centuries people from all over Europe settled here, each wave leaving its own distinctive cultural and social mark on the landscape. Walking a little off the beaten track will lead you to the rural retreats of deepest Essex, while all over the county there are ancient monuments to explore:
- the great Waltham Abbey
- Greensted, thought to be the oldest wooden church in the world
- the delightful village of Pleshey has one of the finest examples of a former motte-and-bailey castle
- Hedingham Castle, magnificently preserved and dating from the 11th century.
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