Wivenhoe House Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom
4.6 out of 5 rating 242 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Colchester, Wivenhoe House Hotel is a 1-minute drive from University of Essex and 8 minutes from Beth Chatto Garden. This 4-star hotel is 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Colchester Castle Park and 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from Colchester Castle Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 40 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and bathrobes. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy British cuisine at the brasserie, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). English breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

University of Essex - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Hollytrees Museum - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Colchester Visitor Information Centre - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Colchester Natural History Museum - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Colchester Castle Museum - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Colchester Castle Park - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Tymperleys Clock Museum - 4.7 km / 3 mi
Colchester Town Hall - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Beth Chatto Garden - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Jumbo Water Tower - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Colchester Golf Club - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Colchester Zoo - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Abberton Reservoir - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi
Abberton Resevoir Visitor Centre - 16.3 km / 10.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (STN-Stansted) - 56.6 km / 35.2 mi
London (SEN-Southend) - 68.4 km / 42.5 mi

The preferred airport for Wivenhoe House Hotel is London (STN-Stansted).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 17.50 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free use of nearby fitness center
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking