News and Events and Tourist Information
Waldegraves Firework Display 4th November 2017
We will be holding our free annual fireworks display on November the 4th, when the spectacular event will light up the sky over West Mersea. This annual event will feature live music from Back To The 80’s Party Band who are the ultimate live music tribute to the decade of big hair, shoulder pads and Live Aid. The show
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.
Waldegraves signs up for Essex Big Weekend
Excitement is building for Visit Essex’s first EVER Essex Big Weekend! Residents will be able to visit some of our county’s finest tourist attractions for FREE! Waldegraves, along with other attractions across the county, have donated FREE tickets for residents to use on 1st and 2nd April 2017. Residents can bid for available tickets to
Mersea Island Lions Club Presentation Evening 2017 at Waldegraves
At Waldegraves, we understand the importance of supporting small local businesses and the local community. Waldegraves offer the perfect opportunity for this by hosting some great events and our entertainment/facilities are open to the public. Each year, we provide support to the local charities and communities we work within via a wide range of sponsorships
Enjoy a relaxing Spring break in Essex – from only £139!
Discover the coast this March and April with a Spring break in Essex at Waldegraves from only £139! Our holiday park is the perfect place for you Spring getaway this year, combining a fantastic location on stunning Mersea Island with a great range of self-catering accommodation, top facilities and plenty to see and do on-site!