We are now taking bookings for post 4th July 2020 in line with government guidance. All bookings made are subject to minimal deposit and on the understanding that bookings can only go ahead, as and when the government give us the go ahead to open based on the current data at that time. Please note and take time to read our managing covid19 page as this does affect your stay with us.
Are you looking for a perfect get away this year? Are you looking to immerse yourself in a rural woodland setting and reconnect with all that nature has to offer? If so, Essex Glamping has the perfect blend of glamping (Luxury Camping) with heaps of fun filled activities that will give you the best glamping and rural camping experience on offer.
Essex Glamping at Hadleigh Park is a unique partnership between RW Leisure & Glamping Limited and Essex County Council and offers something for everyone. Discover the breath-taking views of the country park and fabulous scenic views across the Thames Estuary or challenge yourself to trying the 2012 Olympic mountain bike trails or the outdoor activities that are on offer across the park.
At Essex Glamping, Hadleigh Park, we have created and crafted a unique glamping and camping experience to be enjoyed by all. We are located within the heart of Hadleigh, a few minutes’ drive from Southend-on-Sea, and Leigh-on-Sea, where you can enjoy over 6 miles of sandy beaches, buy fresh seafood and make the most of the seafront and all it has to offer.
Alternatively, you can just relax in the comfort of our comfortable safari tents with small decked veranda where you can peacefully watch the world go by where you are able to reconnect with nature, unplugging yourself from technology and finding refuge from urban existence and everyday life.
Our campsite at Essex Glamping, Hadleigh Park has been carefully selected and offers a modern toilet and shower block, café, bike hire, children’s play area, Olympic mountain bike trails created for 2012 Olympic games or indulge in the fabulous walking trails around the historic monument of Hadleigh Castle, there really is something for everyone.
Because we are passionate about what we do, our goal is to ensure you and your family have a glamping experience to remember and whether you come as a couple or a family you’ll find a whole range of activities and many places you can visit. Perhaps you’ll enjoy chilling out having a picnic, or using the accommodation as a base to explore the local towns, restaurants and shops within the local area, or maybe enjoy the areas of outstanding natural beauty that the park has to offer.
Southend on Sea provides beautiful coastlines and a day chilling on the beach is a perfect place to enjoy quality family time, or if you are feeling slightly more energetic why not take a walk along the longest pleasure pier in the world, there’s so much to choose from. See our Local attractions page for ideas on where to go during your stay with us.
Essex Glamping is proud to be working alongside The Salvation Army to support their long term mission in respect to providing training opportunities and realising the benefits of a heritage site. The Salvation Army who have been a part of the Hadleigh community since 1890. For 122 years, Hadleigh Farm, and later Hadleigh Training Centre, has been a place where The Salvation Army has trained, helped and educated men and women who have experienced difficult times, enabling them to further themselves both personally and professionally.
The Salvations Army’s Hadleigh Farm has evolved over the last 120 years. Today they are a commercial farm, a place of natural beauty, committed to environmental and social progress, and home to an English Heritage site. Essex Glamping and Hadleigh Park is an unlicensed facility and therefore we cannot promote, sell or manufacture alcohol. We are a small family run business and we attract mainly families, Unfortunately, we do not accept large group, or stag or hen parties. Please note that RW Leisure & Glamping limited have the right to cancel a booking if we believe the booking was made with false information.
All of our Safari tents are off grid and provide a perfect place to rest and unwind whatever the weather. During the year the park offers a range of holiday’s activities for families including canoeing, kayaking, archery and lots more, but if you want a tranquil and peaceful relaxing break outside of the high season, then imagine being cosied up with a loved one and try our winter breaks.
Can't believe this lovely little haven is virtually on my doorstep.... How lucky am I! Great place to stay and plenty to do, the kids loved it. Wayne & Rachel are amazing hosts, kind and helpful, ...
What a fabulous time away with friends!It’s so well thought out and planed for a truly comfortable stay under the 🌟 stars.I am looking at booking again, we all are...!Thank you so much!
What an amazing stay. We all loved it! So much to do, excellent accommodation. Wayne and Rachel were so welcoming and helpful. totally recommend a visit, so peaceful and relaxing. Thankyou so much xx...
Our party of 18 stayed last weekend (9 adults, 6 teenagers, 3 kids and 4 dogs!), in 5 tents. . Wayne was very helpful in bringing all our stuff to the tent as it is a short walk from the car-park. The...
We come to stay in the Deer tent on 28th August 2019It was just my friend Wendy and myself.We was greeted by the guy that owned the tents and heTook all our bags on his motor buggy and we meet him...