Awards for Waldegraves Holiday Park

VisitEngland 4 Star Holiday, Touring & Camping Park (SC)

All the national assessing bodies (VisitEngland*, VisitScotland, Visit Wales and the AA) now assess hotels and guest accommodation (including B&Bs) to the same criteria and award one to five stars. The star ratings reflect the overall quality of the experience. When choosing your accommodation look for the Quality Rose, the official marque of the Enjoy England national tourist board rating scheme.

Additional information on this classification scheme is available here.

AA Holiday Centre

As well as the collection of core AA Lifestyle Guides, the AA makes the most of its diverse range of establishments and produces other topical and interesting publications. On occasion, the AA wil present awards to outstanding establishments featured within these guides.

Additional information on this classification scheme is available here.

Essex Tourism Awards

The awards, sponsored by Visit Essex and organised by Archant, are designed to highlight the very best of Essex tourism and raise the profile of the industry across the county. Factors taken into account include the quality of service on offer to visitors, the visitor experience and value for money. In addition commitment to staff training and development, the environment and accessibility are also key issues. We congratulate all the winners. Additional information on this classification scheme is available from Visit Essex.

Additional information on this classification scheme is available here.

David Bellamy Conservation Award Gold

David Bellamy Conservation Awards are made each year to parks which can demonstrate policies showing active concern for the environment. Assisted by local nature groups and holidaymakers themselves, David Bellamy looks at virtually every aspect of park management - from the protection of plant and animal habitats to the efficient use of energy and recycling. Helping visitors to understand conservation is also considered an important qualifying feature. Three levels of excellence can be achieved : Gold, Silver and Bronze.

Additional information on this classification scheme is available here.

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Self-assessed Accessibility Information provides a list of available facilities and services, highlighted as being of key importance by disabled people.  Along with Access Statements, which provide a fuller written description of accessibility, it can help people with access needs make an informed choice as to whether accommodation, attractions, food & drink or shopping establishments meet their needs.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesParking space provided at the side of the pitch
  • Surface of the pathway leading from the pitch to site facilities is:
    • YesGrass
    • YesGravel
  • The site is:
    • YesFlat

Public Areas

  • Level access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp:
    • YesTo the café / restaurant
    • YesTo the shop
    • YesTo the shower block
    • YesTo leisure facilities
    • YesTo outdoor facilities
  • YesToilet suitable for use by wheelchair users
  • Washing facilities with:
    • YesSeparate shower units
    • YesWet room

General

  • YesFacilities well signposted
  • YesSecure children's play area

Entrance

  • YesReception is well lit

Dining

  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), within the restaurant / cafe
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu