stay in the heart of it...

The Maltings lets you experience university exactly the way you want to. It’s just a short walk from campus and, with a range of rooms and prices, is the perfect place to make yourself at home. We provide everything you need to super-charge your student experience – from studying to socialising – all within a convenient location and modern, fresh building.

local attractions

less than a mile from colchester castle museum

a mile from lion walk shopping centre

within a mile of colchester zoo

close to supermarkets

bus stops very close to the village

getting here


From the south we are conveniently located off the A12 and from the North you will need to follow the M11 before coming off at the A120.


The accommodation is easily accessible by public transport. The nearest train station is Hythe which is located just a 15 min walk away. If you are travelling by bus, please visit this link to plan your journey.


London Southend airport is located just an hour’s drive away from our accommodation. You will need to follow the A130 onto the A12 and then into Colchester.

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