New Year’s Eve

Gala Dinner and Dance

Enjoy five-course dinner then dance into the early hours of 2016

Thursday 31 December

See in the New Year in style by joining us for a five course dinner in our Garden Suite before dancing into 2016.


Dress code

  • recommended black tie and evening dress

Why not make a break of it and stay with us over New Year from only £270 per person including a two night stay, full English breakfast each morning and tickets to our New Year’s Eve dinner.

How to book:

  • call us on 01206 863666
  • email

Terms and conditions

A deposit of 50% of the booking value will be taken on reservation, Full payment to be received by 31 November 2015. Once full payment is received it is non refundable and non transferable.


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.