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Wivenhoe House

Wivenhoe House

Escape to Wivenhoe House a beautiful four-star hotel in Colchester on the Essex, Suffolk border

Step into a world of relaxed luxury at Wivenhoe House Hotel in Colchester. Whether you’re enjoying a long-awaited romantic getaway, spending some quality time with friends and family, away on business or looking for a romantic wedding venue, the beautiful landscape and surrounding attractions will have you wishing you’d booked to stay another night.

Unpack your bags and settle into one of our historic rooms in the Main House, each decorated in their own unique style to make your stay just that little bit more special. Alternatively, experience the modern luxury of our contemporary rooms in the Garden Wing, some with their own balcony to enjoy a glass of bubbles and take in the views.

We welcome residents and locals alike to enjoy delicious, locally sourced food in our brasserie, or simply relax with a glass of wine or a cocktail in our bar or outside terraces.

Our team, including those from Edge Hotel School, are our biggest asset. Together, we will ensure you have a great stay with us, from your first step through the door until we wave you goodbye.

Book our Colchester Hotel online or contact us today.

Weddings Make Your Day Extra Special

Dreaming of the perfect wedding? Celebrate in style with the picturesque backdrop of Wivenhoe Park and let our friendly team of wedding planners do what they do best.

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Special Occasions In the Mood for a Party?

Whether it’s a surprise party for 10 or a celebration for 100, Wivenhoe House is the perfect place to make your celebration one to remember.



Latest News from Wivenhoe House

Hotel Wedding Venue of the Year Essex Wedding Awards 2024

We were thrilled to have been awarded Hotel Wedding Venue of the Year at the Essex Wedding 2024 awards!

“I am delighted that we have been recognised as Hotel Wedding Venue of the Year at the Essex Wedding Awards 2024.  Weddings at Wivenhoe House are very special and to deliver on expectations continuously, it takes a huge team effort, and we have a fabulous team to do that.  From the moment the co-ordinator receives the enquiry to the arrival on the day, the meal and the first dance, no detail is left.  Thank you to those who voted for us at Wivenhoe House Hotel.” – Oliver Brown, General Manager at Wivenhoe House Hotel.

Outstanding Contribution: Oliver Brown Wivenhoe House Hotel General Manager

We are so pleased that our General Manager, Oliver Brown, won the Outstanding Contribution Award at the Independent Hotel Show in October 2022. Incredibly well-deserved!

Large Hotel Of The Year – Wivenhoe Wins Silver! East of England Tourism Awards 22/23

We are pleased to have been awarded Silver for Large Hotel of the Year in the East of England tourism awards!

Awards Proud to be a multi-award-winning venue

EWA24 winner
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