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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star hotel near University of Essex

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour front desk

Location

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 Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum are also within 9 mi (15 km). Colchester Hythe Station is 27 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Elevator
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Designated smoking areas
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Total number of rooms - 40
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Garden

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Wivenhoe House Hotel offers 40 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This Colchester hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Premium bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Digital TV service

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 9:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM.

The brasserie - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

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.

Hotel Names

  • Wivenhoe House Hotel Colchester
  • Wivenhoe House Hotel
  • Wivenhoe House Colchester
  • Wivenhoe House

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.

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