The Mistley Thorn

The Mistley Thorn

Built as a coaching inn circa 1723, The Mistley Thorn offers award-winning dining and accommodation in tastefully designed surroundings opposite the River Stour.

Seafood is a specialty, with Mersea oysters available year-round and Colchester natives, when in season. 

All-day Sunday Lunch features fantastic roast Red Poll beef and other offerings such as local Sutton Hoo chicken, seafood and interesting vegetarian offerings.

The comfortable accommodation consists of eleven well-appointed rooms, four with panoramic views down the Stour Estuary. All rooms have deluxe en-suite facilities with roomy baths and/or proper, powerful showers overhead. 

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