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Campus accommodation within both, modern single en-suite rooms as well as traditional economy Towers accommodation, available July – September to suit all budgets and needs.

University of Essex: Colchester Campus

University of Essex: Colchester Campus


Wivenhoe Park,


You know what you want – we’re here to make it happen. Event Essex works with you every step of the way to deliver the high quality, professionally run event that you are aspiring to.

Event Essex is proud to offer modern and flexible conference & meeting spaces, comfortable accommodation and high quality catering at our University of Essex Colchester Campus.
Event Essex offer bespoke packages to suit your every event need: whether you have 2 to 1000 delegates, your guests can enjoy the impressive array of facilities, catering and accommodation that are available across a range of traditional, modern and innovative meeting spaces located at our campus.

Our dedicated account management service ensures that a member of the Event Essex Team works with you every step of the way, taking you from your initial planning stages right through to event delivery. At Event Essex, we pride ourselves on making your conference, meeting or exhibition a success, and we are more than happy to provide you with bespoke packages in order to ensure that your event runs smoothly and professionally.

Located in the heart of Britain’s oldest recorded town, Event Essex: Colchester Campus is the ideal location from which guests can explore the local heritage and history, attractions and outdoor pursuits. Located in 200 acres of parkland, on the outskirts of Colchester, the University is within easy reach of London by both road and rail.

Check out of other campus in Southend.

Cash PointCredit cards accepted (no fee)Currency ExchangeDisabled accessDisabled toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostFacilities for conferencing

Leisure facilities onsiteMobile phone coverageGrounds for outdoor activities

Parking available.


•24 Hour: £85.00 - £125.00
•Day: £25-£35



Plan route to University of Essex: Colchester Campus using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 027238  Lat: 51.87592 Long: 0.94333

By Road:
If approaching the University from London and the South via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester Central. If approaching from Ipswich and the North on the A12, take the exit marked Colchester. Follow the signs to the University. Once on campus you should follow the signs to the Visitors Car Park. You may park in any of the car parks providing you are displaying a valid parking permit. Disabled parking is available in the Visitors Car Park

By Public Transport:
Local Buses:
The University is served by the following Firstgroup buses:
From Colchester Railway Station: 78 and 78A to Valley Road;
From Colchester Bus Station: 74, 76, 77, 78 and 78A.
Ask for the 'South Courts stop'.

By Train:
Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester (North Station) at approximately half-hourly intervals; the journey takes under an hour. Services also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe, Harwich and Clacton/Walton

By Taxi:
There are taxi ranks at Colchester North Station, Colchester Bus Station and in the town centre. The journey to the University normally takes about ten minutes and you should ask for the University Visitor's Car Park.

Parking: free


  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Currency ExchangeCurrency Exchange
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Leisure facilities onsiteLeisure facilities onsite
  • Mobile phone coverageMobile phone coverage
  • Grounds for outdoor activitiesGrounds for outdoor activities

Parking available.