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Christmas and New Year 2014

celebrate the festive season in style at Wivenhoe House

Christmas Day Lunch

Our Christmas Day lunch is now fully booked.

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Two night Christmas escape

Our two night Christmas escape is now fully booked.

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Christmas party nights

Enjoy a three course dinner with a DJ. Places available Fridays and Saturdays 5 December - 20 December.

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December in the brasserie

Enjoy a three course lunch or dinner in the brasserie throughout December.

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New Year's Eve Gala Dinner

Enjoy a sumptuous four course dinner and then dance the night away with 20s style live entertainment.

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Two night New Year’s Eve break

Four course New Year’s Eve gala dinner with live entertainment and a decadent New Year’s Day afternoon tea.

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Christmas and New Year 2014

celebrate in four star luxury

Christmas is a special time of year for intimate family occasions, in addition to catching up and celebrating with colleagues. Let us take the stress out of your planning this year, while you sit back and relax in four star luxury.

The award winning brasserie at Wivenhoe House will be open throughout December offering a delicious three course menu for your festive celebrations. The only exceptions will be Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve for which our expert chefs have prepared some extra special menus to truly treat your taste buds. 

For Christmas party celebrations for larger groups, you can choose a celebration in our restaurant or a private function with a choice of DJ or live music in addition to a delicious three course menu. 

To truly take the pressure off during the festive period, why not consider one of our Christmas or New Year two night break offers.

Don't forget to book a table for our renowned festive afternoon tea, available througout December.

Download our Christmas party brochure. 

Download our Christmas and New Year brochure.

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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, 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.

Sat Nav: CO4 3SQ. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check before you leave.

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.