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Wivenhoe House

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“afternoon tea”(109 reviews)
“essex university”(40 reviews)
“hotel management”(37 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although a beautiful building I'm afraid to say we found the interior of the old building surprisingly drab, quite dark and sparsely decorated, which is a shame as it should be warm and grand to reflect the stunning rooms. The staff were fairly unfriendly and...More

Thank Aella G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First the positives This venue is amazing. Beautiful old building. Full of lovely features. Staff on the whole were very friendly, hard working but full of smiles. Considering this was catering on mass the food was presented beautifully although could have been hotter. The DJ...More

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got married at Wivenhoe House in December 2017. From the moment of booking, Katie was so helpful to us with all our questions and requests. The day ran so smoothly and we were very impressed with the hotel (having never visited it due to...More

1  Thank Leah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had wonderful experience from beginning to the end. Staff were amazingly attentive, polite & happy. Customer service was spot on especially for a training school. Food was plentiful & cooked perfectly. The ambiance on New Year’s Eve was merry & presented beautifully. The hotel rooms...More

Thank ScrumptiousTea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated the ‘celebration of my nans life’ here. And I honestly couldn’t recommend this venue enough. Whilst going through a sad state of emotions, dealing with a loss of a close family member, the staff here, made the experience of planning this event very...More

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Jane C
January 6, 2018|
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Response from Beverley A | Reviewed this property |
Hi the hotel offered a laundry service
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laurie_preston
August 3, 2017|
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Response from OJQBrown | Property representative |
Dear Laurie, Although I am a dog lover, I am afraid that we do not accept dogs at Wivenhoe House. Oliver J. Q. Brown General Manager
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Ellen015
June 25, 2017|
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Response from OJQBrown | Property representative |
Dear Ellen, Wivenhoe Park was painted by John Constable in 1816. He was commissioned by the owners, the Rebow family, who were acquaintances of his Father. The 100 guineas he earned from the commission allowed him to... More
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