the latest offers, news and events at Wivenhoe House

NEW! Winter Wedding Showcase

Sunday 30th January 2022 10am-2pm If you have recently got engaged and have not yet found your ideal venue, or you just want to see a great selection of local wedding suppliers, come along to our next Winter Wedding Showcase Our friendly wedding planners will be on hand throughout the day to discuss your ideas […]

Valentine’s at the House

Join us at Wivenhoe House Hotel for a long weekend of love Valentine’s Luxury Stay Available Friday 11th to Monday 14th February A luxurious overnight stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms Delicious four-course Valentine’s dinner with a glass of Prosecco Breakfast the following morning Bottle of Prosecco in your room Chocolate covered strawberries and […]

Dinner with Elvis – £47

Friday 17th June 2022 7-11 pm Join us for our Elvis tribute night! You will enjoy an evening full of Elvis classics, performed by the number 1 Elvis Impersonator JD King! What’s Included Two course Meal Arrival Drink Incredible tribute act from JD King! *Please note for our events tables will be shared with other […]

4 nights for the price of 3

Wivenhoe House offers the ideal base to explore both Essex and Suffolk and with this break you will have enough time to visit a few of the little villages in both counties.  Sea, shopping and sightseeing are all within easy reach of Colchester, and Wivenhoe House is ideally located for a relaxing getaway. Whether you […]

Invisible Chips for Hospitality Action

Invisible Chips are a simple way for you to help the people in hospitality whose livelihoods are disappearing. The team at Wivenhoe House would be so grateful for any donations.   View our menu below, 0% fat, 100% charity… Buy your ‘chips’ here, also available to buy in our restaurant! Thank you for your support! […]

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 […]

Soul Supper with Irie J – £47

Friday 4th March 2022 Back by popular demand, enjoy a night of warming Soul inspired food and music by Irie J!   What’s Included A welcome drink on arrival 2 course set Soul inspired food menu Live music by IrieJ *Please note for our events tables will be shared with other guests £47 per person […]

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 […]

Fawlty Towers Comedy Dinner Show – £45

Friday 8th April 2022 7 – 10 pm This comedy dinner show is a must for fans of the classic British sitcom! *Please note for our events tables will be shared with other guests £45 per person What’s Included Comedy Dinner Show Three course dinner   Menu Roasted tomato soup, cheese scone *** Traditional roast […]

Ladies Night, Robbie, Drag & Disco – £45

Friday 20th May 2022 7 – 11 pm Brand NEW for 2022 you can join us for a very special night for the Ladies to include, Drag act, Robbie Williams tribute act, disco and dancing!   What’s Included Includes welcome cocktail Two course meal Tribute, drag act and disco *Please note for our events tables […]


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.