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Burns’ Night Supper

Saturday 25 January 2020 7pm 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!

New Year’s Eve – Surf ‘N’ Turf

Tuesday 31st December 2019 6pm Following on from the success from last year, we are delighted to bring back our Surf ‘n’ Turf night in the brasserie this New Year’s Eve.

Santa Sunday

Sunday 22nd December 12:30pm – 3:00pm (Santa will visit between 1:30pm-3:30pm) Get in the festive spirit with all the family at our Santa Sunday event! Enjoy a three-course meal, special visit from Santa and a small gift for the children. Price Adults – £27.50 Children £17.50 (please provide us with your child’s age and gender […]

Scrooge & Scratchitt, Festive Tea & Tales

Wednesday 18th December 11:30am – 2pm You will greeted by your costumed Guides, Mr Scrooge and his cousin, Mrs Scratchitt, who will lead you on a tour with tales of Christmas past, present and future.

Inspiration Winter Wedding Open Evening

 If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Winter Wedding Open Evening on Thursday 28th November 6pm – 8:30pm. Come and view the venue at your leisure with no pressure or obligation. Our friendly wedding planners will also be on hand throughout the evening […]

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

We are delighted to welcome you along to our wreath making masterclass where you will learn how to make your very own luxury Christmas door wreath. Using lots of gorgeous winter foliage, we will teach you how to create and decorate your wreath, using a range of natural decorations such as pine cones, cinnamon sticks, […]

Meatless Monday

Join us on Monday 18 November for our second Meatless Monday event! Our chefs have designed a delicious 4-course menu full of amazing plant based and vegetarian dishes. Tickets are £35.00 per person for 4 courses, including a glass of Prosecco on arrival. Click here to view the sample menu. To book please call us […]

Blues Brothers Tribute & Dinner

The Uk’s ultimate Blues Brother Duo  with all the greatest hits, as featured in both movies – The Blues Brothers and Blues Brothers 2000 – Plus many more Soul Classics An all-singing, all-Dancing, high energy show with choreography and comedy.

Only Fools & Horses Dinner

Following our sell out event in March we are delighted to announce that Del Boy is coming back to combine fine food with Comedy action, served up Only Fools & Horses style.

Christmas Shopping Event

Join us for our wonderful Christmas Shopping Experience, perfect for some festive inspiration! Browse our chic selection of 40 stands for local gifts, including; jewellery, clothing, candles, books, floral Christmas wreaths, Christmas Eve boxes, Christmas gifting options, sweet treats and much more! Tuesday 5 November 2019, 5-9pm TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT Tickets £3 per person […]

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.