Located in the town centre of Colchester, the Grade I-listed Brook Red Lion Hotel is 2.4 km from the Merville Barracks and 3.2 km from the University of Essex. The Red Lion is ideal for Colchester Hospital, Colchester Castle, town centre shopping and Colchester Zoo.

All 24 bedrooms, with original Tudor features, have a flat-screen multi-channel TV, complementary tea and coffee and a work desk, alongside a private bathroom.