Accommodation close to Port Terminals in England
We offer you the best deals near by all UK cruise terminals. The cheapest hotel rates next to the international cruise terminal and ferry port facility in Harwich. Find discounts on accommodations close to the port. Major Cruise Lines departing from the Port of Harwich in England include Celebrity Cruises, Thomson Cruises, and Royal Caribbean International (RCL).
The Cruise and Ferry terminals are located at Harwich International Port, situated on the UK’s East Coast. The terminals are located right next to each other.
Several hotels and b&b’s are located within easy reach of the terminals. Many properties offer free on-site car parking. When staying at a b&b, a hearty breakfast is included in the room rate.
International Cruise Terminal
Ships dock at Harwich International Port terminal. Next door to the cruise terminal is a ferry terminal with large ferries going to the Netherlands and Scandinavia. Harwich Town Centre is 3-4 miles away.
International Port Terminal
The International port terminal is opened in 1996. Facilities within the cruise terminal include a cafe, and a restaurant in the ferry terminal. Outside the front entrance to the cruise terminal is a spacious coach park and a taxi rank. There’s also a huge Morrisons Supermarket about a five-minute drive away.
Terminal is used by Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, and Thomson Cruises.
Address : Harwich International Port, Parkeston Quay, Harwich, Essex, CO12 4SR, UK
Cheap Hotel and B&B rooms near Harwich Port (with Parking)
A very popular cheap hotel near by the cruise docks is 2 star The Hotel Continental. This cheap accommodation is located very close to the International Cruise Terminal of Harwich England. Another cheaper property is 2 star The Waverley Hotel, located in Felixstowe, near by Harwich.
If you want to stay in a more luxurious accommodation we can offer you some 4 star hotels in Ipswich, a short drive from Harwich. A very popular luxury 4 star hotel is Salthouse Harbour Hotel. This hotel offers 43 luxury bedrooms with a stunning outlook over the marina and Ipswich’s historic waterfront.
Most hotels and b&b’s or guest houses in Harwich offer public parking. We can recommend you one of the best accommodations in Harwich : 3 star The Brook Hotel. This family run hotel is located close to the Port of Felixstowe and Harwich cruise docks, and just 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from Felixstowe Railway Station.
A popular Port Hotel next to Harwich Cruise and Ferry Docks
The Hotel Continental is a small 2 star hotel just minutes by car from Harwich International Cruise and Ferry Port. This hotel is very well situated at the sea front and offers free parking and an excellent restaurant. It’s one of the closest hotels to the cruise port terminal of Harwich England.
Find the perfect stay in Harwich England at the international cruise docks ! Harwich is close to Ipswich and the Suffolk Coast is within easy reach, as is the Essex countryside and Constable Country.
Ferries – Ferry Port
Stena Line operates daily passenger services between Hook of Holland and Harwich. Operating on the Harwich – Hook of Holland route are two Superferries, Stena Britannica and Stena Hollandica.
Take the Gatwick Express to London Victoria Railway and Coach or Bus Station. This service currently departs every 15 minutes and takes about 35 minutes. On arrival in Victoria, transfer by taxi to London Liverpool Street Station.
Take either a direct service to Harwich Parkeston Quay or a train to Manningtree and change there for Harwich Parkeston Quay. Please note that there is only a limited service directly to Harwich and a change of trains may be necessary.
This service runs hourly during the day, Monday through Saturday, with reduced service on Sunday. The trip takes approximately 1 1/2 hours. On arrival in Harwich Parkeston Quay, the station platform is about 30 yards from the cruise terminal building.
This service currently departs every 15 minutes and the trip takes 15 minutes. On arrival in Paddington, transfer to London Liverpool Street Station by taxi. Take either a direct service to Harwich Parkeston Quay or a train to Mannigtree and change there for Harwich Parkeston Quay.
Please note that there is only a limited service directly to Harwich and a change of trains may be necessary. This service runs hourly during the day, Monday through Saturday, with reduced service on Sunday. The trip takes about 1 1/2 hours. On arrival in Harwich Parkeston Quay, the station platform is about 30 yards from the cruise terminal building.
Harwich International Port in Essex, East of England UK
Name : Harwich International Port
Location : on the south bank of the River Stour one mile upstream from the town of Harwich, opposite Port of Felixstowe. Nearby places include Felixstowe to the northeast, Ipswich to the northwest, Colchester to the southwest and Clacton-on-Sea to the south. Harwich is around 90 miles or 145 kms from the centre of London.
Address : Harwich International Port Limited, Parkeston, Harwich, Essex, CO12 4SR, England, United Kingdom
Nearest Parking : car parks are located within easy reach of the port. Please call 01255 242000 for further details.
Postcode district : CO12
Region : East of England
County : Essex
Tel : +44 (0)1255 242000
Nearest Hotels : in Harwich town center, Ipswich, Thorpe le Soken, Frinton-on-Sea, Weeley, Woodbridge and Clacton-on-Sea.
Nearby Attractions and Sights
The Redoubt Fort (Main Road, Harwich, England): interesting fort with scenic views around Dovercourt Bay and The Quay.
Dovercourt Bay Beach (Lower Marine Parade, CO12 3SS England): lovely beach. Good for people watching or watching the ships at the Port. It’s a nice flat walk along the prom from Harwich.
The Beth Chatto Gardens (Elmstead Market, Colchester CO7 7DB, England): beautifully kept gardens. Clearly signposted off the main road, easy parking, good cafe facilities.
Flatford Mill (Flatford Mill, East Bergholt CO7 6UL, England): a Grade I listed 18th century watermill built in 1733. The complex is very attractive and a must for all John Constable fans.
Colchester Zoo (Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, England): famous zoo. It’s one of the very best zoo’s in the country. All the enclosures are excellent and constantly being upgraded.