News and Events and Tourist Information
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!
Christmas and New Year opening times for Waldegraves
Please note that the Waldegraves office will be closed from Friday 23rd during the Holiday season. We are back again on Tuesday 3rd Jan, 2017. Happy holidays! If your enquiry is urgent, please contact The Granary Restaurant on 01206 381195. The Granary Restaurant opening times will be displayed on the doors or click here to
Christmas events in Essex
Get into the festive spirit and enjoy some of the great Xmas events! It’s the most wonderful time of the year… and there’s plenty of fantastic Christmas events in Essex to get you in the mood for Santa’s arrival! From Christmas markets and winter wonderlands to carol concerts and Christmas parties – there’s so much
Coffee morning at Waldegraves 2016
Today Waldegraves received a thank you from Macmillan Cancer Support. We are pleased with our contribution and would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported the coffee morning.
Winter accommodation range
Despite there being so much to see and do nearby, you might just want to snuggle down in our warm and cosy accommodation this winter! Put the heating on and get comfy in our stylish range of self-catering holiday homes! All of our static caravans come well equipped with modern fixtures and fittings – perfect