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Waldegraves Holiday Park

  • VisitEngland 4 Star Holiday, Touring & Camping Park
  • AA Holiday Centre
  • Essex Tourism Awards
  • David Bellamy Conservation Award Gold
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Holiday, Touring & Camping Park with 60 pitches £20-£35 ptpn

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Waldegraves Holiday Park

Waldegraves Holiday Park

Contact

Roberta Lisaityte

Waldegraves Lane,
West Mersea,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO5 8SE

01206 382898

Address

Waldegraves Lane,
West Mersea,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO5 8SE

Details

Waldegraves Family Holiday Park is located on the beautiful Mersea Island, 10 miles South of Colchester in North Essex. Overlooking the Blackwater Estuary, park has own private beach which are a mix of sand and shingle.

There are 29 Holiday Homes available to hire across the park. Each sleeps 6 guests with one double room and two twin rooms with the added option of a pull out bed in the lounge. There is also a wheelchair accessible holiday home with ramp access and widened, sliding doors throughout. Each holiday home is fully self-catering with full sized gas cooker, separate grill & 4 ring hob as well as microwave, kettle & toaster. Each accommodation has a TV and DVD player. Bed linen is included in the price. All holiday homes have double glazing & central heating.

Waldegraves has a large touring park with pitches for tents, caravans & motor homes. There is a choice of electric, non-electric or hard standing pitches. The park can accommodate large groups on request.
Visits to Waldegraves can be relaxing or fun packed with plenty to keep all age groups occupied. Family entertainment is available every day throughout the season with activities both during the day and in the evening. For large group bookings we are able to tailor entertainment to suit our guests if you wish.

There is an outdoor heated swimming pool open May- September which is included in the price of the stay. Golfing facilities include 10 bay undercover golf driving range, 18 hole grass pitch & putt, 9 hole crazy golf and FootGolf course. There are 4 well stocked coarse fishing lakes on site with well-maintained swims. There are a variety of large fish in the lakes including mirror & common carp, tench, roach, bream & gudgeon which will keep any keen fisherman happy.

The Wheatgrain Supermarket on the park is kept stocked with groceries, snacks and confectionary as well as leisure accessories, fishing tackle and gifts. The Granary Restaurant offers a superb selection of Hot and Cold meals taking advantage of the masses of quality fresh produce local to Mersea Island. Eat in the superb comfort of the Restaurant or on the decking overlooking the Swimming Pool. Half board dining packages available.

There is ample parking for cars in the main car park with plenty of space for coaches if required. Facilities for coach drivers can be provided including accommodation. Groups are accepted all season with discounts available for large parties outside of the busy season. To enquire about booking your group stay, call our friendly team on 01206 382898 or email holidays@waldegraves.co.uk.

Children welcomeSnacks/afternoon teaRegular entertainmentDisabled facilitiesLaundry facilitiesElectric shaver pointsTelephone (public)Games room onsiteSwimming pool - outdoor onsiteFishingGolf available (onsite or nearby)Children's outdoor play areaSnooker/billiards/pool onsiteFoodshop/mobile foodshopVisa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedPublic house/InnDogs/pets accepted by arrangementWiFi or internet accessShowers availableCoach parties welcomedSingle sex groups NOT acceptedEvening mealsChemical toilet disposal facilitiesDish washing facilitiesDrinking waterGas cylinder exchange or refillHeated shower blockLighting throughout parkBarbecueDrying facilitiesBreakfast availableRestaurantParking space next to pitchElectric hookupWaste/water hookupFlush toilets (with lighting)Hot waterBooking recommended in summer

Space for watersports if you bring your own equipment - call for details Children welcome from any age.

Location

Directions

Plan route to Waldegraves Holiday Park using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 032131  Lat: 51.77965 Long: 0.94431

By Road:
Take the B1025 to Mersea Island. Across the strood, take the left fork to East Mersea, take the second turning to the right, and follow the brown & white signs to Waldegraves.

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Snacks/afternoon teaSnacks/afternoon tea
  • Regular entertainmentRegular entertainment
  • Disabled facilitiesDisabled facilities
  • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Games room onsiteGames room onsite
  • Swimming pool - outdoor onsiteSwimming pool - outdoor onsite
  • FishingFishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Children's outdoor play areaChildren's outdoor play area
  • Snooker/billiards/pool onsiteSnooker/billiards/pool onsite
  • Foodshop/mobile foodshopFoodshop/mobile foodshop
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Public house/InnPublic house/Inn
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Showers availableShowers available
  • Coach parties welcomedCoach parties welcomed
  • Single sex groups NOT acceptedSingle sex groups NOT accepted
  • Evening mealsEvening meals
  • Chemical toilet disposal facilitiesChemical toilet disposal facilities
  • Dish washing facilitiesDish washing facilities
  • Drinking waterDrinking water
  • Gas cylinder exchange or refillGas cylinder exchange or refill
  • Heated shower blockHeated shower block
  • Lighting throughout parkLighting throughout park
  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Drying facilitiesDrying facilities
  • Breakfast availableBreakfast available
  • RestaurantRestaurant
  • Parking space next to pitchParking space next to pitch
  • Electric hookupElectric hookup
  • Waste/water hookupWaste/water hookup
  • Flush toilets (with lighting)Flush toilets (with lighting)
  • Hot waterHot water
  • Booking recommended in summerBooking recommended in summer

Space for watersports if you bring your own equipment - call for details Children welcome from any age.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesParking space provided at the side of the pitch
  • Surface of the pathway leading from the pitch to site facilities is:
    • YesGrass
  • The site is:
    • YesFlat

Public Areas

  • Level access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp:
    • YesTo the café / restaurant
    • YesTo the shop
    • YesTo the shower block
    • YesTo leisure facilities
    • YesTo outdoor facilities
  • YesToilet suitable for use by wheelchair users
  • Washing facilities with:
    • YesSeparate shower units
    • YesWet room

General

  • YesFacilities well signposted
  • YesSecure children's play area

Entrance

  • YesReception is well lit
  • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)

Dining

  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), within the restaurant / cafe
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu