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Mojo Houseboat Bed and Breakfast

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Stylish, modern houseboat on Mersea Island near Colchester, with views of beach and Blackwater Estuary

West Mersea, Colchester
Essex, England
UK

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Mojo Houseboat B&B - as featured in Coast Magazine as one of the ten best boats to stay on.

Stylish, modern barge conversion on Mersea Island near Colchester. Moored on a site of Special Scientific Interest with views of the beach and Blackwater Estuary. Mojo Houseboat offers a relaxing and luxurious retreat from daily life. There are panoramic views of the estuary and the beach from the deck. The boat decor has a predominantly entertainment theme with juke box and a variety of pop art and sci-fi posters.

Guests will have a suite of rooms with separate guest sitting room with 40" flat screen TV, blu ray surround sound cinema system and DVD library. The bedroom has a kingsize bed with mulberry silk filled duvet and 600 TC Egyptian Cotton linens plus an ensuite shower room. The glass dome in the bedroom allows guests to lie in bed and watch the stars Guests are also welcome to use the upper sitting room and the deck at any time. The peaceful location and luxurious bedding should guarantee a restful nights sleep.

There are plenty of local places to eat, specialities being the local seafood.

Accommodation is for one couple. Cream Tea is served on deck on the afternoon of arrival (in upper sitting room if the weather is inclement. A full English Breakfast is cooked to order in the morning. Nightly rate is £125.00 for the suite. Two nights stay rate is £200.00.



Room Types:

  • Double Ensuite

Budget:

  • Medium £85-£220


Nearest Airport: Stanstead


Facilities:

  • Car parking
En Suite
Boat Dog
Guest Sitting Room
Visitors!
Boat at high tide
Sunset
View from Deck
Afternoon Tea on Deck
Bedroom

Reviews:
Wonderful place
by Tim Higham
on August 26, 2014
Just stayed 2 nights on the Mojo over the August bank holiday and it was fantastic. Maureen and John could not have made us more welcome or looked after us better.
Home from home and 2 really relaxing days spent in Mersea. Recommend the Victory for a good evening meal and well looked after real ale.
Fantastic!!
by Gill, Harry & Elliot
on April 11, 2014
A really fantastic stay in an idyllic location with perfect hosts - we were made to feel so very welcome!!! So many lovely touches in this very individual home, full of character and style. The breakfast was plentiful - the blueberry pancakes were a huge hit! Afternoon tea was a fabulous bonus and the homemade scones delicious! Will definitely be back. A big thank you to Maureen and John!
Valentines Night
by Lisa Whennell
on February 17, 2014
Just returned from Valentine's night on board Mojo. Loved the privacy of the suite with all the extras so thoughtfully provided. The weather was dreadful - the windiest night Maureen and John had ever known!! but we were met with a delicious cream tea on arrival. We ate at the Coast Inn- great value, great food. Lovely breakfast the next morning with a great range of foods. Hosts very welcoming and I fell in love with Jensky. Hope to come back and sample the deck when the weather improves.
Get your MoJo back !
by Lesley
on January 27, 2014
We have just had a lovely weekend break on the MoJo Houseboat. They have done an amazing job transforming the houseboat.
We were made to feel extrmemely welcome.
The accomodation is brilliant as you have your own `suite' with a sitting room, TV, DVD, Sky, Books DVDS, CDs. Tea, coffee, hot choc, biscuits, water - whihc was so nice to have somewhere to chill rather than in a hotel bedroom.
Great bedroom and bathroom with a lovely walk in shower.
Maureen provides a delicious breakfast and cream tea.
Extremely friendly and knowledgable of the area.
We had a meal in the local Coast Inn - which was delicious.
Excellent price. Excellent facilities. Excellent food.
New discovery
by Katie and Alex
on September 30, 2013
What a fantastic stay at Maureen and John's stunning houseboat! My husband took me here as a surprise and I'd never even heard of Mersea Island until we arrived. The boat is spacious, stylish and full of character. We loved the suite and could almost forget we were on a boat until we looked out of the windows. Breakfast on deck was heaven and Maureen had an excellent selection. We had privacy when we wanted it, but also enjoyed getting to know our warm hosts and their dog Jenksy. The personal touch is what made it so special. I'd recommend it to anyone!
by Edith & Matt
on July 29, 2013
We have just had a lovely stay at Mojo houseboat - Maureen and John made us feel very welcome, the layout of your own sitting room and ensuite allows plenty of space to relax and enjoy your stay. The standard/comfort of accomodation is excellent and breakfast was delicious. All the best of success to this unique setting. Thanks again.