October 2019 Newsletter

Wivenhoe house behind tree

October 2019 Newsletter

Autumn Escape Offer 

Why not escape this Autumn to the beautiful Wivenhoe House Hotel?


Spend the shorter evenings lounging in our brasserie restaurant with a glass of fizz in hand, or cosy up by the fire in our welcoming lounge with a warming hot chocolate. Slip on your wellies, and enjoy exploring the gorgeous autumnal Essex countryside and the wonders it has to offer, all on the doorstep of our country house hotel.


What’s included:


Bed, Breakfast and a bottle of Prosecco

£20 hotel credit per room to spend in the brasserie bar or restaurant

Beautiful Classic bedroom, (upgrades available for supplement).


Blues Brothers Tribute & Dinner 

The UK’s ultimate Blues Brother Duo with all the greatest hits, are coming to Wivenhoe House Hotel!


An all-singing, all-dancing, high energy show with choreography and comedy.


£44.50 per person – Including three-course set menu and entertainment.


Introducing our brand new Edge Lunch Club Menu!

We are delighted to announce that our Edge Hotel lunch club menu has now replaced our previous lunch menu.

This is an amazing value, three-course set menu priced at £15! We will also guarantee you are in and out within the hour, so perfect for those lunchtime meetings in a hurry!

Available Monday-Friday, and for groups of up to 24.

Call us on 01206 863666 to book.


Meatless Monday is back!

Join us on Monday 18 November for our second Meatless Monday event!


Enjoy four-courses of delicious vegan and vegetarian dishes all created by our head chef, Simon. 


£35.00 per person, including a glass of Prosecco. 


Bottomless Prosecco Lunch

Our wonderful Bottomless Prosecco Lunch is available every Saturday throughout the month. 


Our bottomless Lunch is available in the brasserie and includes lunch from our brasserie lunch menu and unlimited Prosecco, Becks Vier or House Wine.


£29.95 per person. 


Inspiration Wedding Open Morning

If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Winter Wedding Open Evening on Thursday 28th November, 6pm – 8:30pm.


You will be greeted on arrival with music, enjoy our festive mini-afternoon tea and cocktail samples and be given a FREE wedding magazine .


This is a free event, so just turn up on the day!


We look forward to seeing you soon and showing you around our beautiful venue. 


MS-UK 925 Challenge!

We’re raising money for MS-UK and taking part in the 925 challenge!

Wivenhoe House Hotel are taking on the race against time and trying to raise £925 in 9 weeks, 2 days and 5 hours in aid of MS-UK!

About the 925 Challenge

MS-UK are inviting businesses across the UK to take part in the second year of MS-UK’s corporate fundraising challenge called the 925 Challenge.

Who will raise the most or be the first team to raise £925 for MS-UK?

If you pop into the hotel for a visit, we would be very grateful for any donations, thank you.



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.