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Summer holidays in Essex

Start planning your Great British break

    Nestling at the mouth of the River Colne, Orchards Holiday Village is a hidden gem on the Essex coast. Boasting scenic beaches, stunning views, plentiful seaside attractions at Clacton and the Curve Water Sports facility, the park offers a getaway like no other. Swim in the sparkling sea, or in one of our indoor or outdoor pools, catch a round of golf, or visit the exquisite charms of Dedham Vale or the historic sites at nearby Colchester. You’ll never be bored on your summer holiday in Essex, so book soon!

    Explore summer holidays in Essex

    Frinton Beach

    Summer Haven Holidays in Essex

    3 nights from £285
    Clacton Beach in Essex, close to Haven's Orchards Holiday Village.

    Summer Haven Hideaway Holidays in Essex

    3 nights from £245

    Our holiday park on the 'Essex Sunshine Coast' enjoys a lovely location near seawater creeks, close to the seaside fun of Clacton-on-Sea.

    • Indoor and outdoor pool
    • Coastal views
    • Entertainment venue
    • Golf course
    4 nights from £49
    Clacton Beach in Essex, close to Haven's Orchards Holiday Village.
    River Stour in Dedham
    Colchester

    Three great things about Essex

    350 miles of coastline

    Essex’s huge coastline is home to traditional seaside towns, subtle remnants of history and and all-important breath of fresh sea air. Walk along the Sunshine Coast from Clacton to Frinton to experience it in all its glory.

    Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

    A quaint and quiet change of scenery, Dedham Vale is home to lush greenery, riverside strolls and traditional places to eat. It’s one of the best days out in Essex for all the family, and is very close to Orchards Holiday Village.

    Home to Britain’s oldest city

    The historic centre of Colchester, Britain’s oldest city, is great for grandparents, parents and children alike. The corner of Essex we call home also boasts one of Britain’s smallest towns – Manningtree, and the country’s largest villages – Tiptree, home to the famous jam! 

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