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Win a Luxury Overnight Stay in Colchester!
Win a Luxury Overnight Stay in Colchester!

Visit Colchester - Win a Luxury Overnight Stay in Colchester!

Competition Ends: 02/04/2018

This offer has expired.

With Spring most definitely on its way, now is the perfect time to explore Britain’s oldest recorded town. We are offering one lucky recipient the opportunity to win an overnight stay for two, plus breakfast at luxury country house hotel Wivenhoe House.

With over two thousand years of history there is plenty to occupy even the most seasoned traveller on a visit to Colchester. With first class tourist attractions such as Colchester Castle, Colchester Zoo, Firstsite, Colchester's contemporary art gallery to the English Heritage site of St Botolph's Priory there is something for everyone. With unique architecture, small lanes of boutiques, big brand retailers and a thriving café culture there is plenty to discover in a short break to the town.

Wivenhoe House is a four-star luxury oasis on the outskirts of Colchester. A Grade II listed building and set in magnificent parkland the hotel provides 16 bedrooms in the main house and 24 in the modern garden wing, which is also home to popular brasserie restaurant.

Make sure you are following Visit Colchester's social media channels and get involved with the current tourism campaign 'If Our Walls Could Talk' #IfOurWallsCouldTalk

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1. Culture Calling reserves the right to amend the competition end date at any time.
2. If you are the lucky winner we will notify you via the e-mail address supplied shortly after the competition end date.
3. The prize will not be transferable to another person.
4. No part of the prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize.
5. Terms and conditions will apply to the overnight stay.
6. Employees of Colchester Borough Council and Wivenhoe House Hotel or their families are not eligible to enter.

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