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Dovercourt Caravan Park

General information

Dovercourt Caravan Park is a campsite in Harwich, Essex, located by the sea.The campsite has pitches pitches without shade. Dovercourt Caravan Park is located close to a sandy beach. It is possible to rent mobile homes. The camp site has a playground, an indoor playground and a sports ground.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Dovercourt Caravan Park):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool and a heated outdoor swimming pool.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a snack bar and restaurant (with full menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as there is a WiFi point.

Guide price €41.10

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Detail information about this campsite

M.C. van Dorp-Kalhorn

"Large campsite, no vegetation, with playground and swimming pool. Suitable for campers who arrived by ferry at Harwich. No tent campers. Open day and night. Many mobile homes. Campers with a Stena Line ticket have the first night at half price."

- Inspector Ms M.C. van Dorp-Kalhorn
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Average rating: 6.9

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Toilet facilities
6.3
Staff
7.3
Price - quality comparison
6.2
Camping pitch
7.5
Accommodation
7.1
Child friendliness
7.7
Entertainment
5.5
Sports facilities
6.0
Swimming pool
7.0
Food and drink
6.5
Surroundings
7.3

Fam. van de Moesdijk, on this campsite in July 2016

Travelling party *: Couple

6.8

Sanitair is eenvoudig, maar ruim en voldoende. De kampeerplekken zijn zeer drassig. Bij vertrek moesten diverse caravans met auto geduwd worden, vertrekken was bijna niet mogelijk. Volgens andere kampeerders komt dit regelmatig voor.

Raaphorst, on this campsite in May 2016

Travelling party *: Seniors

6.1

Sanitair vies en het afwasgedeelte vies. Jammer dat er niet schoongemaakt wordt. Op de heen en terug reis dezelfde ervaring met het verouderde toiletgebouw.(niet schoon gemaakt). Voor een nacht neem je dit voor lief.

Verhaagen, on this campsite in August 2015

Travelling party *: Seniors

7.3

Met slechts twee douches voor de dames is het wat krap, bovendien wordt er heel slecht schoongemaakt.
Honden zijn er veel en ze lopen bijna allemaal los
- verder verrassend groot veld met mooie plekken
- bestel geen grote chips, dan heb je voor drie dagen patat over....

Lippmann, on this campsite in July 2015

6.4

Diese Beurteilung wurde von unserem Inspektor als Besucherumfrage selbst auf dem Camping aufgenommen.

Schouten, on this campsite in July 2015

7.0

Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

Mary, on this campsite in July 2015

Travelling party *: Family with children <4 years

5.2

Travelled from Holland to Harwich via ferry.
The cost per night is exorbitant for what you get. You do however pay half price for the first night if you show your ferry ticket.
The toilet & shower facilities were filthy & unmaintained.

Koopmans, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party *: Seniors

6.6

Dit is de tweede keer dat we gebruik maakten van de camping omdat het makkelijk bij de ferry naar Holland ligt, er was wat opgeknapt in het sanitair gebouw o.a. nieuwe tegeltjes maar de waterkraan buiten hing er nog steeds los bij, 4 jaar geleden ook al en de afwas voorziening is nog steeds slecht, ook de oude wasbakken met vieze lagen kit waren nog niet vervangen al met al er was iets verbetering maar geen camping voor meerdere dagen.

O. Bakker Hazes, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party *: Couple

6.4

Voor 1 nacht net te doen. Voor de rest verschrikkelijk.
Afwassen, drama. Douche gelegenheid erbarmelijk.
Drinkwater leiding hing er bij.
We stonden nu voor de helft v.d. prijs m.i. veel te hoog.

Fam. de Groot, on this campsite in May 2015

Travelling party *: Seniors

7.1

Twee pluspunten: uiterst vriendelijke ontvangst en goedkoop tarief, dwz helft van normale prijs vanwege Stena-ticket. Wellicht was er een misverstand bij aankomst want we begrepen dat de toiletten altijd open waren maar dat de douches het nog niet deden. Welnu, het hele toiletgebouw zat op slot. We konden wel weer teruggaan naar de ingang om tegen een borg van 10 pond een sleutel te krijgen, maar aangezien we helemaal aan het andere eind van de camping stonden (als enige), besloten we om het te de doen met toilet en douche aan boord. Behalve een overnachting zou ik hier niet willen staan. Erg veel stacaravans (zoals overal in Engeland) en verder niet veel te doen.

A.J. Kolvoort, on this campsite in July 2014

7.3

Deze beoordeling is als enquete afgenomen door onze inspecteur op de camping zelf.

General information

Guide price 1
€41.10
Guide price 2
€41.10
Period of opening
01/03 till 31/10
Area
40 ha
Number of touring pitches
60
Number of permanent year-round pitches
550
Number of accommodation units for hire
28

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 450 m2
    • period: 01-06/15-09
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Situated on the coast (max. 0.5 km)
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 28
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Advance booking not possible
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card: MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Defibrillator
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages: English
Pitch amenities
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 16 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Internet
  • WiFi point
Situation of campsite
  • Situated on the coast (max. 0.5 km)
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 0,2 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance: 3 km
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance: 0,5 km
  • Shopping opportunities within %s km
    • distance: 1 km
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
Swimming
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • heated
    • surface area: 450 m2
    • period: 01-06/15-09
  • Heated
  • Sunbathing area
Beach
  • Sandy beach
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Entertainment programme: Children (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages: English
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Children's playground: small
  • Games room
  • Dance nights
  • Discotheque
  • Mini club (at least 4x a week - high season)
    • languages: English
  • Indoor playground
  • Video games
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Heated toilet facilities
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Toilet for the elderly
  • Showers: hot water
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Multi-sports field
Ground and vegetation
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Grass
  • Hard ground
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | electricity | gas
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: extensive selection
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
  • Snack bar
    • period: 24-07/02-09
  • Takeaway meals
    • period: 24-07/02-09
  • Bar
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Dryers
Recreation (adults)
  • Entertainment programme: Adults (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages: English
    • period: 01-07/31-08
  • Games room
  • Pool or billiards
  • Television
  • Video games
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 28
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
Address & Route

Would you like to book campsite Dovercourt Caravan Park or request more information? You can do both using the information below.

  • Dovercourt Caravan Park
    Low Road, Dovercourt
    CO12 3TZ / Harwich/Essex
    United Kingdom

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    Coordinates:

    51°55'31"N 1°15'35"E
  • Warning! Since July 13 2015, many French campsites are prohibited from installing their own signpost. We advise to use GPS-coordinates to locate the campsite.

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The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast

Tue

27 / 09

 

Wed

28 / 09

 

Thu

29 / 09

 

Fri

30 / 09

 

Sat

01 / 10

 

Sun

02 / 10

 

Mon

03 / 10

 
Max. 20.8° 21.3° 21° 18.9° 17.7° 17.5° 18.9°
Min. 12.5° 15.1° 16.9° 12° 10.5° 11° 11.6°
Precipitation 25% 5% 40% 45% 45% 50% 55%
Wind direction SW SW SW W SW SW S
Wind speed 4 4 4 4 4 4 4

Average temperature

Climate

Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm)
Jan 88% 44
Feb 83% 44
Mar 83% 40
Apr 81% 59
May 77% 40
Jun 78% 69
Jul 78% 50
Aug 77% 55
Sep 83% 84
Oct 84% 85
Nov 89% 61
Dec 89% 70
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