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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
264 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Bar

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Explore the area

Popular LocationUniversity of Essex10 min walk
Popular LocationColchester Visitor Information Centre4 min drive
Popular LocationHollytrees Museum4 min drive
AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)41 min drive

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  • Classic Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsClassic Room
  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Room
  • Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Luxury Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsLuxury Room

About this area

Colchester

Wivenhoe House Hotel is located in Colchester. Colchester Castle Museum and Flatford Mill are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Beth Chatto Garden and Colchester Castle Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Colchester Zoo.

Visit our Colchester travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Essex - 10 min walk
  • Colchester Visitor Information Centre - 4 min drive
  • Hollytrees Museum - 4 min drive
  • Colchester Natural History Museum - 10 min drive
  • Colchester Castle Museum - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Colchester Wivenhoe Station - 4 min drive
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 41 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The brasserie – Restaurant with a bar offering British cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

About this property

Wivenhoe House Hotel

4-star hotel near University of Essex
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a garden and a front desk safe are on-site. All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, coffee/tea makers and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Wivenhoe House Hotel offers 40 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Beds feature premium bedding. Digital televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include baths or showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This Colchester hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

English breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 17.50 per person
1 restaurant
1 bar
Room service available

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service

Conveniences

Lift
Front-desk safe
Newspapers in reception

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Luggage storage

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Meeting rooms

Outdoors

Garden
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bathtub or shower
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer (on request)

Entertainment

Digital channels
TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

American ExpressMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Wivenhoe House Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Wivenhoe House Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Wivenhoe House Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Wivenhoe House Hotel ?
As of 2 Jul 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Wivenhoe House Hotel on 19 Jul 2020 start from RM334, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this hotel located?
Situated in Colchester, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from University of Essex, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Colchester Castle Museum and Colchester Castle Park. Beth Chatto Garden and Colchester Zoo are also within 9 mi (15 km). Colchester Hythe Station is 27 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Wivenhoe House Hotel

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
173
4 - Good
76
3 - Okay
8
2 - Mediocre
7
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
  • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Not as advertised

Luxury room is not as advertised. Just a standard double room with a cramped 2 person sofa. No visitors allowed, but was told that on arrival with multiple friends.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

It was excellent to stay at this hotel! All the staff is friendly and good service. The room is very clean. I'll definitely stay here next time.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020