Meetings and conferences

plan, think and build at Wivenhoe House


where will your next meeting take you?

Wivenhoe House in Colchester is a unique venue for your meeting, conference or event. This is a serene place where you can plan, think and build your team. Somewhere you can feel lifted, energised and inspired.

Our experienced events team will work with you from concept to completion. The Edge Hotel School’s undergraduates, with their cutting-edge ideas, offer meticulous attention to detail.

Choose from a range of meeting and conference room sizes and packages to suit your needs. Although steeped in history, Wivenhoe House presents the best of modern technology, with Wi-Fi, audio-visual aids and a video conference service as standard, allowing you to co-ordinate meetings around the globe from Colchester.



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.