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Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely park a lot of people live here yr round - But - if you want decking or skirting around the caravan you have to buy through the park and they take a back hander!also gas bottles - they will not let anyone on site to fit these so you have to pay 70.00 for a 49.00 gas bottle!! Rip...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Jane It never pleases me to receive negative comments regarding Oaklands Holiday Park. I am only sorry that you did not call into reception to discuss your concerns, this would have given us the opportunity to clarify the comments that you have raised on trip advisor. Our owners are made fully aware of our rules and procedures at the...

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Really lovely site the best bit for us was the entertainment, Claire was absolutely amazing with the kids and they all loved her, she's always dancing and getting everyone involved and made us feel very welcome and really hope she's there when we return

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Leonie Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Its always a pleasure to received great feed back.I do hope you and your family will visit us again in the near future. Kind regards

Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great holiday park friendly staff good location,we stayed here in October at the end of the season so didn't expect much but they laid on plenty of things to do for my 2 girls aged 17 and12. The DJ/host would play any song you wanted and reception was always helpful also my mum who is 75 found the site relaxing...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Its always a pleasure to receive great feedback. I do hope you and your family will come and stay with us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne Trangmar General Manager

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My heart sank when I read the reviews for this place. So it was with a certain amount of trepidation I arrived at Oaklands. Greeted warmly at reception hoping to check in early. Arrived 2:45 (check in was 4:30) Got keys immediately. We stayed in a bronze two bed caravan. It was spotlessly clean and smelt lovely. Very impressed with...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Its always a pleasure to receive great feed back.I will pass on your comments to Brian. I do hope you and your family will come and stay with us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne Trangmar General Manager

Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was our family holiday and we travelled over 5 hours to get there. We arrived with 2 very tired young children to find no staff in the booking office, trudged over to a full, hot, smelly pub to collect keys, waited over 15 minutes to get anyone who could help. Drove round to our accommodation to find no bedding...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest I was sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay here with us at Oaklands. The reception building is open from 9am to 6pm Monday to Sunday, after this time the welcome packs are taken to the Foresters Tavern for our late check ins. With regards to your linen hire I am sorry that you...

Reviewed 19 October 2016

A family caravan which was parked lengthways on the road, so close if fact to other residents that you can see from my daughter bedroom into the opposite living room! no dedicated parking, the 'play area' were a patches of grass and you can't walk around the lake if you are in a wheelchair/scooter. A single play park which doesn't...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest I was sorry to read that you and your family did not enjoy your stay here with us at Oaklands. Our lake is only accessible by a floating pontoon and is not suitable for guests who have mobility issues. This is mentioned on our website. With regards to parking next to our holiday homes, we only have...

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a week from the 10-17th October, caravan was clean and tidy. The beds could have been made neater as looked like it had just been thrown on. This isn't a park to go to if you have children as there's not much for them to do. We had passes for seawick and st osyth and preferred Seawick as...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Its always a pleasure to receive great feedback. I do hope you will visit us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne Trangmar General Manager

Hornchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We come to this holiday park as often as we can. We always receive fantastic customer service. We choose the same caravan so it feels like home from home. We always book with Harmony who always remembers what caravan we like to be in and nothing is too much trouble. The club house is reasonably priced and staff are friendly.

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Its always a pleasure to receive great feedback. I do hope you will visit us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne Trangmar General Manager

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Once again a lovely weekend break booked two caravans for us and my my son who is my career vans next to each other we pad for early check in ( 2 o clock ) but keys were there by one so were straight in, by park holidays this is not a big park which suits us it has a...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest Thank you taking the time to write a review, Its always a pleasure to receive good feedback. I do hope you will come and visit us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne

Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Myself, my husband and our 3 children came to Oaklands late August. We stayed in a gold 3 bed caravan, it was lovely and roomy. A bit dusty in places (maybe it had been standing empty a while), nothing major. The receptionist on arrival was lovely (I didn't get her name) as was Harmony. We had a problem with the...

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ParkHolidaysUK, General Manager at Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I was pleased to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. I do hope you will come and visit us again in the near future. Kind regards Leanne Trangmar General Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oaklands is ideal for those looking for a peaceful countryside setting yet within easy reach of both Colchester with it's great shopping and the popular seaside resorts of the Essex Coast. The Park is surrounded by countryside but features an attractive fishing lake as its centre piece. You don’t have to be a fisherman to enjoy the lake as it’s also an ideal spot to relax and take in the local wildlife. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oaklands Holiday Park - Park Holidays UK

Address: Colchester Road, St Osyth, Clacton-on-Sea CO16 8HW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Clacton-on-Sea > St Osyth
Number of rooms: 150
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“Spend a bit more on a caravan by the lake”
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