News and Events and Tourist Information
Absolutely great – Guest on Tripadvisor
To be perfectly honest it was the best holiday we have had in the UK. We had a luxury caravan with decking perfect for our labradoodle, we were second from the beach and just behind the pub and shop. The site is perfect, outside heated pool (so clean) with lots of seating area to just
In a quiet corner – Guest on Tripadvisor
In a quiet corner of Essex on the coast over a causeway is Mersea Island. On the Island is Waldegraves Holiday Park right by the Blackwater Estuary, coastal paths, plenty sandy beaches and mudflats for us a pleasant unexpected find. Good holiday lets, all you need on site or explore on foot easily into West
First time camping – Guest on Tripadvisor
My husband and I took our children camping here. It was the first time we had been camping and did not know what to expect. We were very pleasantly surprised, staff were extremely helpful, facilities were excellent, showers toilets etc were beautifully clean. We will definitely be visiting again.
Excellent site with clean facilities and friendly staff – Guest on Pitchup.com
We both loved the entertainment and especially the fishing. My 6 year old caught a 10 and a half pound leather carp on light tackle with a single maggot. The bailiff witnessed and weighed it for us with some other anglers. He was a gent and great at his job. Sammy the seagull was also a
Discover the Essex coast this September and October with a relaxing Autumn break
Banish those post summer season blues… and book yourself an Autumn getaway on stunning Mersea Island! Autumn is a fantastic time of year to visit the region. This quieter but no less beautiful time of year is ideal for those seeking a short break or longer stay out of season, when there’s less traffic, congestion
Summer holidays at our caravan and campsite in essex
Pack up those shorts, remember your flip flops – and don’t forget the sun cream! Yes, summer is finally here! And you can make the most of the sun, sea and sand at our caravan and campsite in Essex. Waldegraves is the number one choice for summer family holidays with a huge range of things
AQUA ZUMBA at our outdoor swimming pool
Perfect for those looking to make a splash by adding a low-impact, high-energy aquatic exercise to their fitness routine. All ages welcome! Must be able to stand with shoulders out of the water in 1.35 depth and anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult (kids under 1.2m must stay on
Football Fun Days, Mersea Island
Football Fun Days – The day will be run by FA level 2 Qualified coaches. Open to all ages between 4-12, all abilities are more than welcome to attend the day. Children will need to bring pack lunch, drinks, football boots, trainers and shin pads. Fun games, competitions, and prizes to be won on the
The best beaches in Essex… are right on your doorstep!
There’s one big advantage of holidaying on an island… you’re surrounded by water and beaches! Here at Waldegraves, we’re blessed with having some beautiful beaches right on our doorstep. That means you can get from your touring caravan, tent or static caravan and onto the sand in a matter of minutes! But, as well as
Waldegraves Grounds Team achieved the BTEC Safe Siting Award!
Congratulations to our grounds team who completed Leisure Safe course and achieved the BTEC Safe Siting Award! The course is accredited by Pearson and is based on the most up-to-date guidance available. It is the only route to achieving the award that incorporates a caravan services unit and practical siting activities throughout the three-day course.