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Tom’s Wivenhoe BnB, a warm welcome, great service

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Tom’s Wivenhoe BnB, a warm welcome, great service

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

The price is for up to two people, and includes breakfast. My home is a detached house in a quiet residential street in Wivenhoe, five minutes drive from the University and ten minutes walk from the waterfront and the station (London 1 hour 10 mins). I offer a double bedroom at the back of the house, overlooking the garden, with exclusive use of a bathroom (not en suite). The room has TV and wi-fi, and there is free parking in the street. All welcome.


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is flexible and check out by 11AM


10 Reviews

Nick User Profile
October 2018
Tom is friendly and very welcoming. The room is clean and a nice size and the bed was comfortable. Very nice shower downstairs... dressing gowns provided! and the kitchen/dining area is lovely and light. Decorated throughout with works of art I felt at home there. Excellent bre…
Jon User Profile
September 2018
Tom was an amazing host. Very welcoming and friendly. The house was immaculate and the breakfast was more than we had expected. Will definitely stay here again next time we visit Wivenhoe.
Ben User Profile
September 2018
Tom is warm and welcoming, his home spotless and breakfast delicious. Wivenhoe is a delightful area in which to relax and explore.
Andrea User Profile
September 2018
We chose Tom's place as a convenient location for our visit to Beth Chato' s Gardens. His place is stylish and full of art, his hospitality exceptional, including the delicious breakfast with a big bowl of fresh and exotic fruit. Tom is interesting and fun to talk to and general…
Lucy User Profile
August 2018
Tom is a grate host. He is kind, caring, and friendly, He's a gentleman. His house is quite and amazing place to stay, breakfast was healthy and delicious. my friend and I we had a grate time. However Winvenhoe is a lovely and beautiful place to visit.
Beth User Profile
August 2018
Booked this for my Nana. She absolutely loved Tom’s. Tom communication was excellent from the start and really went that extra mile to make her feel comfortable and to help us out too. Thank you!
Helen User Profile
July 2018
Tom was a lovely host. Very welcoming and relaxed. His house is beautiful and full of beautiful and interesting art. He was very attentive and our every need was met and breakfast was delicious. It was a pleasure to stay with Tom.

Hosted by Tom

Wivenhoe, United KingdomJoined in April 2017
Tom User Profile
13 Reviews
Tom is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Retired, after a varied career in teaching, publishing and voluntary sector management, and back home after sailing the western Mediterranean, I spend much of my time drawing and painting, and visiting the London galleries, cooking for my friends, and enjoying my community.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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