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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 […]

Dinner with Dolly – SOLD OUT – NEW DATE AVAILABLE

Get tickets to our second show date here  Friday 3rd September 2021 7-11 pm Join us for our Dolly-Tastic tribute night! You will enjoy an evening full of Dolly classics, performed by the spectacular and well renowned Kelly O’Brien!   View the menu here   What’s Included Two course Meal Arrival Drink Incredible tribute act […]

MJ Soul Bank Holiday Afternoon Tea – SOLD OUT

Monday 30th August 12-3 Back by popular demand, enjoy a delicious Wivenhoe House afternoon tea served on our Sunken lawn, accompanied by wonderful Soul music, this time from the fantastic MJ Soul!   What’s included Welcome drink on arrival Afternoon tea with delicious sandwiches, freshly baked scones and beautifully presented cakes and pastries will be […]

Burns’ Night Supper – CANCELLED

Saturday 23 January 2021 – CANCELLED 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!

BBQ & Live Music Nights on the Lawn – SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT Sunday 13th September 2 -5 pm Join us this summer for our brand new event! Enjoy live music from local solo artist Polly Haynes, and a delicious BBQ prepared by our fantastic chefs, surrounded by the beautiful grounds of Wivenhoe Park. “Polly has shared the stage with multi-platinum artist’s, performed at countless established […]

BBQ & Live Music Nights on the Lawn – £35.00pp

Sunday 16th August 6 – 9 pm Join us this summer for our brand new event! Enjoy live music from local talent and a delicious BBQ prepared by our fantastic chefs, surrounded by the beautiful grounds of Wivenhoe Park. “JD ( Jonathan Daniel ) Fitzgerald is a solo Soul and Motown Singer of High Calibre. […]

Bank Holiday Jazz Afternoon Tea with Polly Haynes – Cancelled

Monday 25 May 12 – 3 pm Join us on May bank holiday Monday for an afternoon of Prosecco afternoon tea, and live music from the fantastic local solo jazz singer, Polly Haynes.   Image courtesy of Polly Haynes “Polly has shared the stage with multi-platinum artist’s, performed at countless established venues and has also […]

VE Day 75th Anniversary Afternoon Tea & Tunes – Cancelled

Friday 8 May 12 – 3 pm ‘When VE Day dawns on 8th May 2020 it will be 75 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the war in Europe. Years of carnage and destruction had come to an end and millions of people took to the streets and pubs to celebrate […]

Ladies Night – Robbie Williams Tribute, Drag Artist & Disco -Cancelled

Saturday 2 May 7 – 11 pm Brand NEW for 2020 you can join us for a very special night for the Ladies to include, Drag and tribute act, disco and dancing! Includes welcome cocktail, 2 course meal, Robbie Williams tribute, drag act and disco Menu TBC Tickets £45.00 per person, includes arrival cocktail, two […]

WHERE WE ARE

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.