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House, Multiple Beds | Iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
House, Multiple Beds | Iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
House, Multiple Beds | Iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets
House, Multiple Beds | Iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Tallow Factory

Entire home

The Tallow Factory

3.5 star property
Pet-friendly holiday home with 4 restaurants, connected to a shopping centre, near Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum

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Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
The Tallow Factory, Brannam Court, High Street, Colchester, England, CO7 6DE

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the riverwalk

Getting around

  • London (STN-Stansted) - 43 min drive
  • London (SEN-Southend) - 63 min drive
  • Manningtree Station - 6 min drive
  • Colchester Hythe Station - 13 min drive
  • Colchester Alresford Station - 14 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • The Boathouse - 7 min walk
  • Swan Inn - 3 min drive
  • The Jubilee - 5 min drive
  • The Wooden Fender Inn - 5 min drive
  • The Crown - 6 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Tallow Factory

Located near a train station, this holiday home is a great choice for a stay in Colchester. For a bite to eat, guests can visit The Sun Inn, one of 4 restaurants, which serves Mediterranean cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The property features a terrace, a garden and a kitchen.


English, French, Japanese, Spanish

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests must contact the property for check-in information
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed (dogs only)*

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): GBP 20 per night

Restaurants on site

  • The Sun Inn


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle


  • 4 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 2 bars/lounges


  • Bed sheets provided


  • 3 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Soap

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • Flat-screen TV with satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washer/dryer
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Business centre


  • Heating


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet friendly
  • GBP 10 per pet per stay
  • Welcoming dogs only


  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Connected to a shopping centre
  • On the river
  • Near a train station
  • In the historical district
  • In a rural location
  • On the riverwalk

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Window guards


  • 3 rooms

Special features


The Sun Inn – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • A damage deposit of GBP 500 will be collected before check-in

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Cleaning fee: GBP 125 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Housekeeping is available for an additional fee

Children & extra beds

  • Cots/infant beds are available for GBP 20 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per stay


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.</p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and window guards on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

The Tallow Factory Colchester
The Tallow Factory Private vacation home
The Tallow Factory Private vacation home Colchester

Frequently asked questions

Does The Tallow Factory offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Tallow Factory does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at this holiday home?
Yes, dogs are welcome. There's a charge of GBP 10 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at this holiday home?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by this holiday home?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at this holiday home?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
What is there to do at The Tallow Factory and nearby?
The Tallow Factory has 2 bars and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near this holiday home?
Yes, there are 4 on-site restaurants, featuring al fresco dining, Mediterranean cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include The Boathouse (7-min walk), The Jubilee (2.9 mi) and The Wooden Fender Inn (3.1 mi).
Does The Tallow Factory have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen, which also includes a coffee maker, cookware and a fridge.
What's the area around The Tallow Factory like?
The Tallow Factory is located by the river, a short 14-minute walk from Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum and 7 minutes' walk from Bridge Cottage.



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