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The Orchards Holiday Village – Haven

Haven’s The Orchards Holiday Village is a relaxed caravan holiday park located in the village of St Osyth near to the seaside resort of Clacton-on-Sea in Essex.

The park is a water lovers paradise with lakes, mud flats and rivers and sea are all found on The Orchards and thank to its long and thin shape, you are never far from a short stroll from the best of nature.

Food & Drink
Restaurant, Bar, Takeaway, Café, Pizza
Sports & Activities
Indoor Swimming Pool, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Bowling Green, Bike Hire, Sports Court, Amusements, Pool, Pitch and Putt, Golf Course, Fishing, Playground, Boating Lake
Entertainment and Shopping
Kids Club, Teen Club, Showbar, Convenience Shop, Hire Shop, Gift Shop, Bingo
Accommodation Static Caravans, Adapted Caravans, Tourer, Motor Home, Trailer Tent, Tents

Haven The Orchards

Haven The Orchards is spaced out on over 160 acres of beautiful coastal countryside and offers direct beach access to the pebble beaches that surround the park on 3 sides.

A holiday on Haven, The Orchards Holiday Village offers the chance to enjoy a tradition seaside holiday on the Essex coast whilst still enjoying the fantastic facilities you expect from a modern Haven caravan holiday park.

On Site

The Orchards is one of the more relaxed Haven caravan holiday parks but that is not to say that it is lacking in terms of facilities, activities and attractions.

For many the main attraction of The Orchards Holiday Village is the site location. Sitting on a headland on the Essex coast, the park sits on the banks of the Brightlingsea Creek to the North and the Colne Estuary to the South. With views of the River Colne to the West and the resort of Clacton-on-Sea to the East, The Orchards offers a truly special base for a holiday in Essex.

It is also the perfect location to enjoy all that the park has to offer with park highlights including 2 fishing lakes, an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a 9-hole golf course with sea views that is perfect for those new to the sport and also for regular players as well as a sea wall walk that surrounds the park.

For sporty types the park has lots to offer alongside the choice of swimming pool and its golf course with archery, football, a sports court, a pitch and putt golf course and kart hire all avaiaolbe.

For many holidaymakers on a Haven caravan holiday it is on a night when the park really comes alive and that is the same on The Orchards. The main entertainment complex hosts the parks own Show bar which offers evening entertainment with everything from quizzes and bingo to cabaret acts and a disco on offer.

Before heading for an action-packed evening of entertainment why not enjoy a meal in the sites restaurant or a quiet drink in the parks on site pub. There is also a takeaway onsite where you can grab a bite and take it back to your accommodation after a day of exploring the South East of England.


The Orchards offers a good selection of static caravan holiday homes, from large open plan luxury caravans that offers all of the mod cons of home to smaller budget caravans that offer just the basics you need for a holiday. There are also adapted caravan for disabled holidaymakers and don’t forget, no matter what type of caravan you choose, when you book a holiday on Haven’s The Orchards Holiday Village, you only pay per caravan and not per person which makes a holiday on The Orchards fantastic value no matter what quality of caravan you choose.

For those looking to bring their own accommodation with them, you are in luck. The Orchards offers a high-quality touring field, complete with electric pitches, car parking spaces and a heated shower block. The touring park allows Tourer caravans, Motorhomes, Tents and Trailer Tents and all pitches are just a short walk from all of the main parks facilities.


The park is located near to the village of St Osyth on the Essex coast and just a short drive from the resort of Clacton-on-Sea.

With a stunning location on a headland, the park offers panoramic views out to sea and across the nearby estuary.

The park is a short drive to the A133 which gives good access to Colchester and from there you can explore the South East of England and the many historical sites or why not head across the channel for a day out in France or on one of the Channel Islands.

Out and About

Essex is one of the country’s most historic counties and with its location on the Southern coast of the British Isles, it is a part of the country that has seen its fair share of war and conflict, all of which has left the region with lots of castles, cathedrals and battle fields to explore.

The nearby city of Colchester is one such historical site, but it is also a modern city with a good range of bars, cafes, shopping and restaurants. Colchester Zoo is also a popular family day out for visitors.

The nearby seaside resort of Clacton-on-Sea makes for a great traditional day out for the whole family to enjoy.

Further up the coast is Suffolk and the port of Felixstowe and the city of Ipswich whilst further down the coast is Southend, with the historic city of Chelmsford in-between.

The Orchard sis also a short drive, coach ride or train ride from the Nations capitals city of London with it’s never ending list of attractions, restaurants, bars, cafés historical site and iconic cultural venues.

Here at we make booking a caravan holiday on Haven’s The Orchard Holiday Village a simple process. Simple follow the links on this page and book direct with Haven.

Haven’s The Orchard’s Holiday Village is a popular coastal caravan holiday park on the Essex coastline with easy access to Clacton-on-Sea. This relaxed caravan park is perfect for families and couples who like to relax on holiday or who like to use a caravan park as a base for exploring all that the local area has to offer.

Please note that many holiday parks are only offering limited facilites for the 2020 season.

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