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    Wivenhoe House

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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Wivenhoe Park, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO4 3SQ, England
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    All reviews afternoon tea essex university hotel management sandwiches brasserie restaurant new wing an apple old house macaroons the main house coffee machine both dinner and breakfast students campus suite professionals exemplary slippers teas
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Me and my sister came to this hotel a few months ago because I had booked us both a spa day and had a lovely experience. The bedroom was nice and cosy we had a garden view room with a balcony looking out onto the...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I stayed three nights in this hotel while on a business trip to the University of Essex. The staff comes primarily from the hospitality school, and they do a great job. The check-in was fast yet the women not as friendly as the rest of...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Hidden away on the edge of Colchester is this 'gem' which offer overnight stays, meals and afternoon teas, the last of which is served in an old fashioned dining room which adds to the experience. The service was friendly and efficient.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Regularly spend weekends in Wivenhoe and continue to be wowed by this beautiful hotel. Firstly. Thank you Bev - for sorting out our room; our stay was incredible. The room was spectacular - the service fabulous 5 stars ❤❤❤❤❤

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Had booked Siege House for birthday Sunday lunch but due to fire was cancelled mid morning. Quickly found Wivenhoe House had availability and was not disappointed. Molly on reception was excellent on booking and the service from the students Mat, Tom and Ben couldn't be...More

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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    EMKemp2011
    Can we bring a small dog ?
    February 19, 2017|
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    Response from Carcoos | Reviewed this property |
    I have never seen any dogs there
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    jakepaulabzkim
    does the hotel have a bar??
    February 2, 2017|
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    Response from OJQBrown | Property representative |
    There are 2 bars at the hotel. The first is a cocktail bar servicing the lounge on the ground floor. The other is on the brasserie restaurant, a long bar that you can sit at, or there is a small informal seating area... More
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    Pgoldsmith
    does it have a pool?
    October 17, 2016|
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    Response from OJQBrown | Property representative |
    No, there is no pool
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room in the new part of the building: bigger with a view overlooking the university. Very..."
    Chris W, 4 days agoRead review
    "The suites are amazing and worth speaking to the hotel regarding special packages available"
    thebruch, 19 days agoRead review
    "Some rooms have a balcony looking over the countryside but not sure whether you pay extra for these."
    Christine K, 19 days agoRead review
    "Baxter suite was amazing lovely big windows with amazing views. Would say named suites are all of similar..."
    bryanmL5696SR, 2 months agoRead review
    "Choose a suite for enough room"
    Michael W, 2 months agoRead review
    "room 102 very good."
    Gavin C, 3 months agoRead review
    "New rooms as for an upper floor"
    Helen M, 3 months agoRead review
    "We stayed on the 4th floor which had great views."
    100Shar0n, 3 months agoRead review
    "The new block overlooks the playing fields with lovely balconies."
    newsheep, 5 months agoRead review
    "Chose a suite they are great"
    Ian W, 5 months agoRead review
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