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The Constable Luxury Suite

The Constable Luxury Suite

Named after the famous East Anglian artist whose landscape picture of Wivenhoe House can be viewed in the National Gallery of Washington.

John Constable was originally paid the sum of 100 guineas to paint this view of the lake. The Constable Suite opens up from the king-sized bed to a separate lounge with sofa bed. The large bathroom features a separate bath and shower.

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This painting of Wivenhoe House was commissioned by the owner, General Rebow in 1816. ‘Wivenhoe Park, Essex’ by John Constable, Wiedener Collection. Image courtesy of the National Gallery of Art, Washington

Why Book Direct

Are you thinking of booking a room at Wivenhoe House? Book online or contact us today and save by booking direct

  • Our Best Rate Guarantee –  You will not find one of our bedrooms sold for less on any website.
  • No booking fee – The price that you see is the price that you will pay
  • Free cancellation – You can cancel for free up until the 2pm on the day prior to arrival
  • Free Wifi – Free, unlimited access to our superfast broadband
  • Exclusive offers – Seasonal promotions only available when you book direct
  • Savings on Advance Purchase – Save 10% when you book 14 days in advance or 30% when you book a Suite 30 days in advance

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Key features

  • Main house
  • Luxury suite
  • Additional storage space
  • Sofabed

WHERE WE ARE

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.