Wivenhoe House hotel in Colchester is an extraordinary fusion, at the same time historic and cutting edge. The house itself is an 18th century Grade II listed country manor, situated outside of Colchester and immortalised by the paintings of Constable. Each of the exquisite bedrooms within this enchanting Colchester hotel boasts its own design and unique touch. The suites are found in the immaculately restored main house; select suites have been sponsored by various hotelier supporters of the hospitality school and decorated in the style of their own finest rooms. The other stylish bedrooms are located in the contemporary park wing, many with balconies overlooking the tranquil parklands. Apple Mac computers, White Company toiletries, and flat screen TVs come as standard in all rooms in the Wivenhoe House hotel. The relaxed and contemporary Brasserie offers fine cooking from classic English produce. Private dining is also available in Signatures, an elegant dining space for parties of eight or more and afternoon tea is taken in the elegant lounges of the main house. Wivenhoe House hotel in Colchester is also the home of the pioneering Edge Hotel School, part of the University of Essex and the first hotel management school of its kind in the UK. Future leaders of the hospitality industry work alongside seasoned professionals to provide guests the best possible service.