WHAT'S ON

find out what’s on at Wivenhoe House

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Fish Friday

Join us on Friday 1 December for a special Christmas themed Fish Friday. Start with a glass of fizz on arrival before helping yourself to our extensive seafood buffet to start.

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Wedding Open Morning

For one morning we open the doors to our beautiful 18th century manor house

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Drams & Tales Whisky Dinner

This November we are delighted to announce that we will be hosting our first ever Whisky dinner

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Christmas and New Year 2017

Party nights, Christmas lunches, festive breaks and New Years eve disco, it is all happening at Wivenhoe House this festive season

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Burns’ Night Supper

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!

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Wedding Showcase

Meet our dedicated wedding planners and recommended local suppliers to help plan your special day. Our magnificent venue will also be open for tours and dressed for a wedding

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Fawlty Towers Dinner

Fawlty Towers fans, and great lovers of comedy, brace yourselves for the very best in the “Full fat” interactive Fawlty Towers experience!

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Loire Wine Dinner

Join us for an evening of fine dining and fine wine as Head Sommelier Lionel teaches you everything you need to know about the Loire Valley region

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.