Burns’ Night Supper

traditional four course feast

Join us for the celebration of one of Scotland’s greatest poets for a traditional Burns’ night supper. Whether you’re Scottish or not, you’ll find it a lively occasion!

Saturday 27 January 2018 at 7pm

Join us for the celebration of one of Scotland’s greatest poets for a traditional Burns’ night supper

A warm welcome from our piper awaits you in the main house. Before enjoying a four course feast of traditional Scottish fare and traditional ceremonies.

Make a night of it and stay in one of our stunning individually designed rooms in the main house or our king balcony rooms in the garden wing overlooking the hotel grounds  including full English breakfast

SAMPLE MENU

Mushroom & barley broth, tarragon oil

or

Orkney crab & salmon roulade, avocado crème fraiche

-x-

Haggis, neeps & tatties

-x-

Roast fillet of Highland beef, rumbledethumps, whisky sauce

or

Pan seared fillet of sea trout, heather honey, celeriac slaw

-x-

Tipsy Laird

or

Iced cranachan parfait

Dress code

Evening dress or perhaps your finest tartan

Tickets

Four course dinner: £42.50 per person

How to book

Tickets are available via Wivenhoe House reception with no commission or online through Eventbrite:

 

WHERE WE ARE

find us, however you travel
By car:

Whether approaching Wivenhoe House from London and the South or Ipswich and the North via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester (A133). Follow the A133 towards Clacton, ignore the entrance to the Knowledge Gateway, continue along the A133 then take the B1028 for Wivenhoe before turning right into Boundary Road, then right again into Park Road. The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex but Park Road leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see the glorious house from the road.

For Sat Nav please use CO7 9HT and then follow signage to Wivenhoe House. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check our PDF Map

Download our PDF Map

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.


By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.