On the Wivenhoe House list of best jobs in the world, number one is wedding cake creator, as long as you get to taste the product!
Wivenhoe House employee of the month Craig Preece, has chosen Colchester and Tendring Women’s Refuge as his charity.
We are pleased to announce that we have joined the Rooms to Reward scheme.
We are excited to announce that the brasserie bar and restaurant at Wivenhoe House will be closing for refurbishment at the end of October and will re-open on Monday 6 November. During this period we will still be open with the restaurant relocating upstairs to the Main House.
Go big at half-term and enjoy a larger than life show at The Mercury Theatre in Colchester.
Romance on a Sunday Following the success of our last wedding open morning, we are delighted to invite all brides and grooms to our next event on Sunday 17 September.
Our current selection of wedding offers at Wivenhoe House for 2017 and beyond
Enjoy a free glass of Prosecco in the brasserie before this Autumn’s performances in the Lakeside Theatre
The beautiful parkland around Wivenhoe House hotel has been given a top award.
As a warm-up to our whisky dinner in November, we dipped our toes into the spirit world to discover some amazing claims about the health benefits of Uisge Beatha or the Water of Life as whisky was originally known.
WHERE WE AREfind us, however you travel
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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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.
Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.