Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7DB | Website
World renowned gardens and extensive plant nursery created by award-winning plantswoman Beth Chatto OBE, near Colchester, Essex.
Seawick Holiday Park near Clacton-on-Sea is the perfect place for full on family fun. The entertainment complex has been recently renovated and can accommodate up to 400 people. It features a state of the art sound system and stage for fun family shows and great kids entertainment.
New to Seawick are a refurbished reception area, mini-supermarket and arcade to enjoy during your stay, plus an indoor pool and flume.
You can enjoy great food at the restaurant, or enjoy a drink with friends and family in the bar. Outdoors there is a newly built patio area with barbecues, huge TV screens, table and chairs and access to the parks heated outdoor swimming pool.
Seawick is definitely the place to be for a full on family holiday!
Please note Seawick Holiday Park facilities are generally closed towards the end of October until the following March, at the park’s discretion. Passes to use the facilities can be purchased from the park. Your booking is for accommodation only and 2cHolidays cannot be held liable for any disruption to these facilities.
Please note that during busier periods the park may operate a booking system for pool use.
2019 Park passes are £4.50 per person for a 3-4 night stay and £9 per person for a 7 night stay.
1 North Sea, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1QX | Website
Clacton Pier offers a host of fantastic value family fun in Essex. Always a popular seaside destination for the weekend Clacton Pier boasts a variety of indoor and outdoor fun and activities.
Choose from a host of all weather activities such as our indoor fun rides area, an excellent family entertainment centre with all your favourite arcade and video games. Visit our awesome aquarium and meet a wide range of sea life creatures from the deep or visit our amazing indoor bowling centre “The Lanes”.
Seawick Holiday Park is a brilliant family park with a lively atmosphere and the ideal holiday destination you’re looking for a seaside weekend away. The park is nearby Clacton-on-Sea and minutes away from St Osyth Beach, so there is plenty to do on site and around Seawick.
Caravans to rent in Clacton are extremely popular and here at 2cHolidays, we have a range of caravans for hire at Seawick. What makes Seawick Holiday Park attract so many families is the amazing park amenities. Only a few years ago the park was renovated with a new entertainment centre which can accommodate up to 400 people, with a brand new sound system and stage for incredible live shows. Furthermore, the park has a newly built patio area with barbecues, seating area and huge TV screens. A perfect setting to have a drink with friends or family after a busy day on park!
During the day, you will be spoilt for choice with the huge variety of activities Seawick Holiday Park has to offer. You might begin your day taking a dip in the indoor pool and enjoy the flume, or if the sun is shining you might relax in the outdoor pool and topping up your tan on the sun terrace. After a swim, you can have some great family fun on the crazy golf course or perhaps a bite to eat at the great restaurant. Seawick also offers a challenging climbing wall for children to see if they can reach the top, Segway’s to test your balance as well as archery with foam arrows. If you’re feeling creative, you can get involved with pottery decorating and take home a beautiful souvenir you made whilst being on holiday. At Seawick Holiday Park, it even has its own ‘Teddy Bear Mountain’ where you can build your very own cuddly bear! There is just so much you can do on park which will suit children of all ages. Not to forget for you adults, you can enjoy the fantastic bar and restaurant, cash bingo, evening shows and Sky & BT sports package.
Seawick Holiday Park is only a short drive away from the lovely seaside town of Clacton-on-Sea. A popular seaside resort for families and friends to spend their holidays, relaxing by the seaside. Clacton has gorgeous sandy beaches which is pet friendly, and throughout the summer season thrives with holiday makers. Everybody loves a holiday by the beach and Seawick Holiday Park is only 15 minutes away from Clacton! The town has delicious ice cream parlours, donkey rides on the beach, golden sands and is famous for its incredible pier.
Clacton Pier is loved by not only the tourists but the locals too, as there is so much it has to offer. The pier includes amusement arcades, ten pin bowling, crazy golf, fun-fair style rides, go karts and more! Whether you’re looking to take the teenagers out for an afternoon or the tiny tots, Clacton Pier has something which will appeal to children of all ages. After a thrilling ride or game of crazy golf, you can enjoy a snack at one of the many eateries on the pier. Not only is the pier great for children and families, if you enjoy fishing, the pier is known for being a prime sea fishing spot. You can purchase a day permit to fish for up to 8 hours for just £7.50. Clacton-on-Sea Pier puts on free amazing firework displays throughout the year. Don’t miss the Clacton Pier fireworks displays this year, and they are taking place on July 18th, August 30th as well as a ‘Spooktacular’ display on Halloween.
Clacton-on-Sea if full of a variety of pubs and restaurants serving delicious food. However, the Black Rock Restaurant in Clacton is a stunning restaurant and has won many awards for being an excellent dining venue. Whether you’re staying in Clacton to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or simply enjoying a well-deserved holiday, the Black Rock is without a doubt one of the best restaurants you will find. The venue is contemporary inside with a modern feel, serves outstanding food and incredible cocktails!
Colchester Zoo is one of the top 10 zoos in the UK and is located in the county of Essex. Seawick Holiday Park is only a 35 minute drive away from the Zoo and it would be crazy not to visit! At Colchester Zoo there is a huge variety of beautiful exotic animals for you to see and over 220 different species. Home to Colchester Zoo includes wonderful elephants, tigers, birds of prey, giraffes, lions, komodo dragons and so much more. Not only is there incredible animals to see, the zoo has indoor and outdoor play areas, face painting stations and interactive sections too. There is even over 30 different food and drink venues for you to grab a snack from! If you’re an animal enthusiast, at Colchester Zoo they offer VIP experiences to get even closer to some of the animals.
You can become a keeper for the day! You get the chance to work closely with a member of staff, helping to look after the animals, seeing how they are cared for as well as feeding the animals yourself. Throughout the year, Colchester Zoo hosts amazing events and themed evenings which all the family will just love. From a photography experience of exotic cats to starlight safari nights, there is something that everyone will enjoy!
Another fantastic day out near Seawick Holiday Park is visiting Colchester Castle, especially if you enjoy history! The castle museum showcases the history from the Celtics to the Roman invasion, up until medieval life at Colchester. The amazing exhibits range from Celtic coins to medieval paintings, with interesting interactive sections and daily tours by the superb staff. The Castle holds numerous events throughout the year, from a ‘Mythical Beats’ trail and crafts afternoon to ‘Knights and Dragon’ story telling special. The Castle is only a 30 minute drive from Seawick Holiday Park and well worth a visit.
Closer to Seawick and less than 10 miles away, is the beautiful Beth Chatto’s Gardens. The plant nursery is over 7 and a half acres of land, with over 2000 different plant species. A huge variety of herbs, shrubs and succulents are grown at the garden, which you will be overwhelmed by. Not to forget all the gorgeous flowers there too. On a warm summer’s day, it doesn’t get much more peaceful than spending a couple of hours at Beth Chatto’s Gardens. At your own leisure, you can take a stroll around the variety of all 5 gardens and whichever ones you chose to visit, they are all stunning. Once you’ve seen the plants, enjoy a bite to each at the lovely tea room and enjoy the delicious cakes, scones and sandwiches.
Caravan holidays in Essex are perfect whether you’re looking to plan your next summer holiday or a last minute weekend away. With our fantastic prices and cheap caravans to rent, you are guaranteed to find superb accommodation at a very affordable price when booking with 2cHolidays. Visit our ‘late deals’ page on the website or call our friendly bookings team on 01362 470888 – option 1, to receive up to 30% off caravan holidays.