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572 Ipswich Road

If you’re travelling by car, our postcode is CO4 9HB. The entrance to our car park is on Ipswich Road (A1232), which leads from where the A120 meets the A12 — you’ll see us on the right as you travel from the A120 in the direction of Colchester.

We’re also easy to reach by public transport. The nearest bus stop is at Avellana Place, served by bus numbers 106, 94, 93A, 94, 94C and X93. Colchester railway station is less than 10 minutes away by taxi, and Colchester Town railway station is just 12 minutes’ drive away.

Mon - Sat



8am - 6pm

8am - 8pm

10am - 4pm

  • Deliveries accepted on your behalf
  • Key fob entry system
  • Intruder alarmed
  • Long term discount available
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  • Storage Offers

  • 50% off your storage*

    Get 50% off storage for up to 8 weeks at Safestore Self Storage Colchester. Offer available at all UK Safestore centres. *Terms apply.
  • Lowest Price Guarantee

    If you receive a cheaper comparable quote elsewhere, show it to our team at Colchester and we'll beat the price by 10%. *Terms apply
  • Long term storage discounts available

    Long term discounts are available at Safestore Self Storage Colchester when you agree a stay for 12 months or longer. *Terms apply.

Customers rate our storage service:

191 reviews

Nick the Colchester manager was extremely helpful and gave me everything I needed to know.

Posted on 01-Jul-2024

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Staff very helpful and polite. Always trollies available. Clean facilities. Plenty of parking.

Posted on 23-Jun-2024

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Colchester store. Made to wait manager very scruffy . Pushy not interested in my needs disrespectful bombarded me with sales BS and added over £10 from quoted price. If not desperate would have walked. Never use again and never recommend....

Posted on 22-Jun-2024

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Self storage units in Colchester

Looking for self storage in Colchester? Our Colchester store is located on Ipswich Road, just off the A120. We’re convenient if you need self storage in Colchester, Braintree, Clacton-on-Sea and Harwich.We’re only 12 minutes by taxi from the University of Essex (Colchester Campus), so we’re handy if you need student storage to keep your belongings safe over the holidays.

Whether you need household, student or business storage, you’ll find a storage room of the perfect size at our Colchester store: our rooms range from 10 sq ft lockers to large 500 sq ft+ warehouse spaces and everything in between.

Get in touch

Give us a call, chat with us online or complete our contact form and one of our friendly team will answer any questions you have, and can help you to reserve a storage room online if you decide to go ahead. If you’d like to reserve a room at our Colchester store, you can do so online or over the phone today, with no deposit to pay. 
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Van hire in Colchester with Europcar

Safestore self storage offers van hire at preferential rates in partnership with Europcar in all our self storage stores throughout the UK.

Call the Europcar direct booking line 0871 384 9900 and quote the Safestore ID " 538 26 106 ” to get your preferential rate.


  • What size of storage unit do I need?

    At Safestore Self Storage Colchester, we have over 40 different room sizes across our storage facilities. The size that you will need will be dependent on what you’re hoping to store. We have a series of helpful videos, photos and virtual walkthroughs of our more popular sizes which may help when deciding which size you will need. If you’re not sure what size of unit to reserve, call us or fill in our online contact form and one of our friendly team of professional advisors will be happy to help.

  • How much does storage cost at Safestore Colchester?

    In addition to the location of the storage facility, the price of self storage at Safestore Colchester will also vary depending on the length of stay, size of storage unit and replacement value of your items (level of insurance required). The best thing to do is to get a quick quote above or call us on 0800 444 800.

  • Do I need to buy self storage insurance to store my belongings at Safestore Colchester?

    At Safestore Self Storage Colchester, the safety and security of your belongings is our utmost priority. However, in the very unlikely event that something happens to your belongings, such as a fire or flood, whilst storing with us, we require all customers to have adequate insurance to cover the replacement value of your goods for the duration of your stay.  This is an industry standard and most reputable storage facilities will require it. As an alternative to arranging your own Insurance we can accept an enhanced liability for Loss or Damage which may occur during storage under StoreProtect up to your stated Maximum Replacement Value. “StoreProtect” means an agreement by us to accept an enhanced liability for loss or damage to your goods as described in the StoreProtect Addendum. If you opt for StoreProtect, You have the option, but not the obligation, to insure Your Goods.

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