December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

Winter Offer

Why not escape this new year 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 Essex countryside and the wonders it has to offer, all on the doorstep of our country house hotel.

What’s included:

  • An overnight stay in one of our beautiful Classic Rooms
  • Afternoon Tea in our Lounges
  • £25.00 dinner credit per person to spend in the brasserie
  • Full English Breakfast the following morning

All from only £162.00 per room!

(Upgrades available at a supplement)

Available from 1st January to 31st March 2020

New Year’s Eve Surf ‘N’ Turf in the brasserie 

Tuesday 31 December 2019

Following on from the success from last year, we are delighted to bring back our Surf ‘n’ Turf night in the brasserie this New Year’s Eve!

The evening will include a delicious three course menu with a glass of Prosecco to start, an extensive buffet starter, followed by a plated main course and dessert.

£47.50 per person

View the menu here


Burns Night

Saturday 25th January 2020

Join us on Saturday 25th January 2020, at 7pm for the celebration of one of Scotland’s greatest poets for a traditional Burns’ night supper.

Whether you’re Scottish or not, you’ll find it a lively occasion!

A warm welcome from our piper awaits you in the main house, before enjoying a four course feast of traditional Scottish fare and traditional ceremonies.


£45 per person

Make a night of it and stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms, including full English breakfast the following morning.


Merry Christmas Everyone!

We would like to wish everyone a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year, from all the team at Wivenhoe House Hotel!

We look forward to welcoming any guests visiting over the festive period and hope you have a wonderful stay with your loved ones.


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.