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Mother’s Day at the House

Sunday 22nd March 12 – 5 pm Join us at the house for our Themed Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea You will enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with some added elements to celebrate this special day. We will also be giving a small gift for all the Mum’s celebrating with us. View the menu here  Tickets […]

Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dinner Show

Friday 20th March 7 – 10 pm Only Fools and 3 Courses! The Only Fools & Horses Comedy Dinner Show is an interactive dinner show where the audience dine in Del Boy’s very own restaurant. You will simply love this hilarious tribute featuring all of your favourite bits from the classic sitcom. Del Boy’s up […]

Vicar of Dibley Comedy Dinner Show

Friday 6th March 7 – 10 pm This comedy dinner show is a must for fans of the classic British sitcom! Geraldine is hosting an event aimed at enticing new residents (that’s you!) to the village of Dibley, and she’s even thrown a delicious 3 course meal into the mix. The lovable but eccentric Alice, […]

Heritage Tea and Tour

Wednesday 4 March 11:15am – 2:30pm Following on from the success of our first event please join us on Wednesday 4 March for our next tea & tour of the house. Start with a full tour of our beautiful building and grounds led by an expert local guide, followed by a delicious afternoon tea

Valentine’s Luxury Overnight Package

Valentine’s Luxury Stay Join us at Wivenhoe House Hotel for a weekend of romance, surrounded by luxury   Friday 14 & Saturday 15 February   A luxurious overnight stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms Delicious four course Valentine’s dinner Breakfast the following morning Champagne in your room Chocolate covered strawberries and rose petals on […]

Valentine’s at the House

Valentine’s at the House Join us at Wivenhoe House Hotel for an evening of romance, surrounded by luxury   Valentine’s in the brasserie Available on Friday 14th & Saturday 15th February Bookings available between 5 – 9pm Join us for a delicious four course meal, prepared by the brilliant chefs at Wivenhoe House £45.00 View […]

Inspiration Wedding Open Day

Saturday 1st February 2020 10am – 1pm If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Wedding Open Morning. Come and view the venue at your leisure with no pressure or obligation. Our friendly wedding planners will also be on hand throughout the day to […]

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 […]


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

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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.