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14 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We camped here as a family of 4 (2 adults 2children 9&7) Within 5 minutes of arriving, the kids were off on their bikes exploring & had made friends, which made pitching our tent the easiest ever!! Love the fact that there are no set pitches, people use whatever space they need, also no extra charge for gazebos etc. Shop... More 

Thank octypuss
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Went to a wedding on this site. Will never return!! Toilets were disgusting, smelly and not hygienic at all. The shop on site which was described as a bar was over priced and low on stock on most items. The ground was covered in lots of burnt patches from bonfires from camping (yes I know it's a campsite) but they... More 

Thank Tonilou16
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Average with +ve & -ve points +ve Pretty site Showers were very hot Very Dog friendly On-site shops seems to sell everything Wooded & open space pitches Close to Beaty spots -ve Showers & toilets were REALY grubby! Quite a small site Close to duel carriage way so some noise pollution On-site shop is expensive (despite claims it's cheap!!!) -... More 

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8 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this campsite with my family for the bank holiday weekend. Good location and many places nearby which are stunning. The campsite itself was well equipped but the showers got busy and much of the time didn't work too well although there was always an effort to keep the shower and toilet facilities clean which was good. The... More 

Thank Abby S
Colchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

So we arrived on day one and the campsite seemed nice, clean. I was expecting fire pits but instead was met with random burnt patches of grass where we were told we could have fires. Due to no boundaries on the pitch and uneven surface we had to play around to get a burnt pice of grass in front of... More 

Thank jamesharvey2
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Went for long weekend with my 2 boys. Pitched on bottom field by the river. The scenery was amazing and caught a fish and the fact you can have a open fire just made it special. (Wood for sale at shop). Owner was very nice and give a way hundreds of glow sticks to the kids on Saturday night. Local... More 

Thank Alan M
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Stayed in August... site is abit sloppy in places, there is fire patches all over the place not sure why they dont have a rule fires off the ground. Toilets and Showers are extremely dirty there is a cleaner cleaning but someone really needs to tell her to change the dirty water she keeps using to mop with... fire wood... More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

A GREAT campsite, so relaxing, always enjoy having campfires. Alan, Stuart always make people very welcome. Children can't wait to return next year. Nor can we! Dogs made welcome, dog friendly beach nearby at Walberswick. Lovely walk into the village, fab local butchers, COOP, tea rooms and hardware store. We had a good meal from the local Indian restaurant. The... More 

Thank Ivan H
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is one of the best campsites, I have visited with large pitching areas, a brilliant shop, friendly staff, and the best bit open fires! The lovely touch of glow sticks for the kids, was really cool. But the toilets and showers let it down. Sharing men and women toilets, just isn't nice. The showers were a dribble and stayed... More 

Thank Lizzie B
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with friends. Shown a choice of pitches and Alan, the owner, suggested where he thought best, along the trees but not too far from toilets etc. Couples of things really let down this site, first thing that struck me was the amount of litter around the site. Other than the fact that previous campers are... More 

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Relaxed campsite in Suffolk, get back to nature with campfires under the stars! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Orchard Campsite

Address: 28 Spring Lane, Wickham Market, Woodbridge IP13 0SJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Woodbridge > Wickham Market
Number of rooms: 40
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“look for somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles reppester, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the pitches have great aspects.”
 of 5 bubbles Cherub068, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“By the exit”
 of 5 bubbles 443michelleg, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“don't go there!”
 of 5 bubbles Familyontour4of4, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The river is beautiful to wake up to, but if you have very small children ask for a pitch up the top near the park/shop.”
 of 5 bubbles Ladysherbs, 4 Jun 2015 | Read review
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