Christmas and new year 2017

Party nights, Christmas lunches, festive breaks and New Years eve disco, it is all happening at Wivenhoe House this festive season

Wivenhoe House is the perfect place to celebrate, relax and enjoy this festive season. Click on one of our links below to find our more about what is happening

Christmas Parties

The Garden Suite

  • Three course dinner in themed party night setting – £44.50 per person
  • Three course lunch from the Christmas party menu – £24.50 per person
  • Find out more

The brasserie

  • Three course dinner from the party menu – £37.50 per person
  • Three course lunch from the party menu – £24.50 per person
  • Find out more

Festive Afternoon tea

  • Traditional festive themed afternoon tea served from 1 December
  • £19.50 per person
  • Book now

Christmas Day in the brasserie – SOLD OUT

  • Traditional Christmas dinner served in the brasserie
  • £90 per person
  • Children under 12 -£45, Children under 2 – Free
  • Find out more

Boxing Day

  • Boxing Day Lunch menu
  • £29.50 per person. Children under 12 can choose from our Children’s menu
  • Call us to book on 01206 863666

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner – Less than 10 spaces remaining

  • Six course dinner and disco in our themed Garden Suite
  • £105 per person
  • Find out more

New Year’s Eve in the brasserie

Twixmas Offer

  • Dinner, bed and breakfast stay between Christmas and New Year
  • £67.50 per person
  • Find out more

Christmas gift vouchers

  • Choose from an overnight stay, afternoon tea or monetary gift – perfect as a stocking filler
  • Buy now

How to  book


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.