Room by the river is right in the heart of the old town right beside the picturesque quay which is festooned with fishing boats. Wivenhoe is a charming little fishing village with lots of great riverside and woodland walks to enjoy, it has also a wealth of pubs and restaurants to choose from should you wish you to take on the local atmosphere!
Location wise wivenhoe is just a few miles from Colchester which is the oldest recorded town in Britain with its beautiful castle, galleries and restaurants. The Room is just a 5 minuite walk away from the train station, which has direct trains into London and very close to Essex university for any lecturers or parents who need somewhere to stay whilst visiting campus.
At low tide you can walk along the river bank all the way to Whitehouse Beach.Room by the river is also within driving distance to many other lovely villages and some beautiful beaches including Brightlingsea, Frinton and Walton.
From long walks or cycling along the river side, to the wealth of traditional pubs we look forward to welcoming you to this very special little village