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Menopause Wellness Event

Afternoon Tea & Talk Saturday 22nd January 2022 Our Afternoon Tea & Talk will provide the information you need to learn to manage, embrace and cope with menopausal symptoms and the hormonal changes your body is going through. A fantastic programme delivered by our expert Nurse specialising in Women’s Health & Menopause that you will […]

Santa Sunday from £17.50

Sunday 12th December 2021 12:30pm – 3:00pm Get in the festive spirit with all the family at our Santa Sunday event!   What’s Included Enjoy a three-course meal, special visit from Santa and a small gift for the children. Adults – £27.50 Children £17.50 (Please provide us with your child’s age and gender at the […]

Scrooge & Scratchitt, Festive Tea & Tales – £32.95

Thursday 9th December 2021 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! £32.95 per person   What’s Included Mr Scrooge has travelled to Wivenhoe  to escape the festivities in London only […]

Christmas Party Nights – Dates available throughout Nov & Dec

If you are looking for a really special Christmas party celebration, then our Nutcracker themed Garden Suite is the perfect choice!   Available on dates in November and December; Three course Christmas menu Nutcracker décor Coffee & sweet treats Disco by Flame Entertainments Christmas crackers Thursday £49.95pp | Friday & Saturday £52.00pp   View the […]

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops – Dates throughout December

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. Making your wreath from scratch, you will learn how to moss the wire framework and bind blue pine and winter foliage’s around it to create your wreath base. Everything […]

Christmas Comedy Panto, Dinner & Disco – SOLD OUT

Friday 26th November 2021   An interactive tribute to all your favourite pantomimes! Songs, gags, slapstick, dancing, men in drag, dastardly villains, and double entendre… An entirely original Christmas show mixing moments and characters from classic pantomimes and all with a special Comedy Dinner Show twist…Join us for a festive experience like no other! Classic […]

Christmas Shopping Experience – SOLD OUT

Friday 5th November 2021 5-9pm 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!   Tickets £3 per person including a mince […]

Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dinner Show – £47 – selling fast

Friday 29th October 2021 7 – 11 pm 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 to his old tricks, […]

Heritage Afternoon Tea & Tour – £29.50

Wednesday 22nd September 2021 11:15am – 2:30pm Join us on Wednesday 22nd September for our next tea & tour of the house!   What’s Included  Embark on a full tour of our beautiful building and grounds led by an expert local guide, followed by a  delicious afternoon tea served in the Grade II listed main […]

NEW! Wedding Open Day

Saturday 4th September 2021   If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Wedding Open Day! Come and view our beautiful venue at your leisure with no pressure or obligation. Our friendly wedding planners will be on hand throughout the day to discuss your […]


find us, however you travel
By car:

When using a SATNAV please enter the location WIVENHOE, Colchester (do not use a postcode as this will direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park).

Take the exit marked Colchester (A133)
Follow the A133 towards Clacton
Please follow signs for WIVENHOE
You will see a black sign on your right which says, ‘Wivenhoe House & The Brasserie’, turn right here 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 our beautiful house from the road on your right
CONTINUE to follow the signs for WIVENHOE HOUSE and it will lead you to us.

If you would like any help with directions, please do call us on 01206 863666 and a member of our team will be able to assist you.

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.