Overview

The Pier Hotel
Top Romantic Hotel

The Quay, Harwich, CO12 3HH, United Kingdom
+44 125 524 1212

$156+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 329 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.3
  • 5.8
  • 5.8

Good to know

  • Good restaurant service
  • Great menu
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Situated on the quay in the heart of Harwich old town The Pier offers captivating views across the harbour and the twin estuaries of the Stour and Orwell rivers - The Pier has been owned and run by the Milsom family since 1978 and has two restaurants as well as a 14 bedroom hotel - The Hapenny brassiere on the ground floor is a relaxed restaurant offering a modern menu - Upstairs the Harbourside restaurant with its fabulous position and views specialises in seafood- much of which is landed daily in the harbour below - The Pier Hotel is located in two historic buildings that stand proudly on the quay side of old Harwich - The hotels main building - built in the 1850s - houses two celebrated seafood restaurants - The HaPenny on the ground floor and the Harbourside on the first floor - and seven second-floor bedrooms- most of which overlook the estuary - The year 2000 saw the acquisition of the next door building - formerly the Angel public house - which dates back to the 1700s and is now fully refurbished and converted into a further seven bedrooms - There is nothing quite like waking up - opening luxurious curtains and taking in a fresh breath of sea air as the sun rises and the fishermen return - The Pier has 14 very different bedrooms each with a unique feel - There are - of course - similarities - crisp white bedding - a choice of products and a well stocked personal bar are standard - Please feel free to request as many of our plump fresh pillows as you would like - we need you well rested for breakfast - All 14 bedrooms are carefully furnished with many individual touches and all have private bathrooms - satellite TV - minibars - telephone - welcome tea and coffee tray and - of course - free wi-fi - In addition the family-friendly feel of the hotel continues into the bedrooms with several of them offering sofa beds for accompanying children

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    Amenities

    • Fitness center
    • Pool
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 329 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "80% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.8 "88% loved the menu selection."
      9.0 "90% enjoyed the fish/seafood dishes."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Average value."
      5.0 "The price was ok for 50%."
    • 5.6 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.3 "Not very clean."
      2.0 "80% said rooms were dirty."
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    Overall Rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 292 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.5 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.7 "77% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.6 "86% loved the menu selection."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the fish/seafood dishes."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.9 "Average value."
      5.3 "The price was ok for 53%."
    • 5.4 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
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    Overall Rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 16 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 19 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Wellness Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a wellness hotel
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Good to know
    "Good restaurant service"
    "Great menu"
    "Friendly service"
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