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New Orchard Campsite Facilities for 2024!

We’ve been busy upgrading our kitchen, washing and toilet facilities! You’ll now find an undercover seating and dining area, with improved kitchen, laundry and washing-up facilities – plus the all-important phone charging points! Brand new washrooms for everyone – we know our regular customers have asked for this. Improved ventilations to all areas, and an… Continue reading New Orchard Campsite Facilities for 2024!

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Home Education Camp Out – 6th-10th June 2024

Calling all home-educating families! If you are a home-educating family, or would like to share with those who do, then please go for it. A local Home-Ed group are organising a camp-out and has thrown out the invite for other families to join them. Please note this is a casual event, with no set activities,… Continue reading Home Education Camp Out – 6th-10th June 2024

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Onsite Massage & Reflexology – 2023

For one week only! We have the wonderful Claire from Wandering Soul Therapies onsite from 6th – 12th August. Claire has been visiting The Orchard with her family for many years, and so understands both the joy and challenges of a family camping holiday. What better way to keep your own battery topped up than… Continue reading Onsite Massage & Reflexology – 2023

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River Safety at The Orchard Campsite

We are devastated to inform our guests that the river that runs along the bottom of the site is not currently safe to go into. Many of you will be aware of an ongoing national issue concerning water companies releasing dangerous untreated sewage into seas and rivers.  We know many of our guests love to explore the… Continue reading River Safety at The Orchard Campsite

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The Orchard Campsite plays fair as energy prices double overnight!

With energy prices increasing at alarming rates, The Orchard Campsite installed Smart Card hook-up units for the 2022 season. This has helped many campers reduce the cost of hooking up by only paying for the energy they use, rather than a ‘best guess’ estimate of what an average camper might use. We are aware of… Continue reading The Orchard Campsite plays fair as energy prices double overnight!

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Review: Delicious! The Bengal, Indian Restaurant

Do you love an Indian meal? We certainly do! We are really lucky to have some great places to eat just on our doorstep. The Bengal has been a local favourite for many years, serving a range of classic Indian dishes. It’s no surprise The Bengal is the village’s best-rated restaurant on Trip Advisor! The… Continue reading Review: Delicious! The Bengal, Indian Restaurant

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Visiting Suffolk By Campervan

When considering a campervan trip, some people immediately assume that you’ll go to Cornwall or the Lake District, which are traditionally known to be campervanning destinations. But Suffolk is actually an ideal place to explore by campervan, given its great road systems, gorgeous destinations and a never-ending list of things to do! Many come back… Continue reading Visiting Suffolk By Campervan

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Review: Peanut Parties Sunday Brunch Box

While we do have a very well stocked shop onsite, full of both essentials and treats, sometimes it’s nice to have it all done for you! While patiently waiting to be able to reopen the site again we tried these great boxes from local business Peanut Parties. Based down the road from us In Woodbridge,… Continue reading Review: Peanut Parties Sunday Brunch Box

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Things to do – food and drink

While we heavily encourage you to cook all your meals on your campfire, it isn’t compulsory! You might fancy venturing off site to try some of the incredible food avaiable in the local area. From fry-ups ot afternoon teas, from sunny pub gardens to waterside views… what do you fancy for lunch today? Cafe FortySix… Continue reading Things to do – food and drink