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GLAMP CAMP AT CHAFFORD PARK ESTATE, SUSSEX

Glamp camp with us this summer and stay in one of our spacious 5 metre bell tents, perfect for weekend staycations set within the beautiful grounds of this charming country Estate. Chafford Park Estate  is located just 10 minutes by car from Tunbridge Wells and only 45 minutes by train from London Bridge. Nearby are the picturesque villages of Groombridge, Fordcombe and Penshurst, with the historic Hever Castle, just 25 minutes from the estate. 

All our pop up bell tents will be pitched 10 metres apart and facilities include wc, hot showers and a kitchen area situated within the barn in the field, as well as two outdoor sinks (cold water). There is also an outdoor rustic hand wash station next to the glamping area with cold running water + soap.  We can cater for families, dogs (one per tent) and group bookings (only within the glamping part of the campsite). The campsite which consists of one field is open to glampers and non-glamper and we have 12 bell tents available throughout the summer. There is more than enough room within the meadow and this is a peaceful campsite with lovely rural views.  Please read to see what is included in each tent, to make sure that they meet your requirements for family camping.

We currently have availability for the following weekends only (extra nights can be added if required, or if you would prefer to stay during the week, just let us know) : 

September 11th and 12th  - AVAILABLE 

September 18th - 19th  - AVAILABLE

SAFARI

 SAFARI CAMP 

SAFARI CAMP (does not include bedding)  is our furnished 5 metre bell tent which comes complete with internal furnishings and 2 x folding chairs, but you will need to bring your own bedding/blankets etc.

 

What's included :

* Fire retardant to British Standard BS 7837 -  5 metre bell tent

*Pitch fees included! 

* Double campbed with memory foam and air mattress

* 2 x single camp beds with mattresses

*3 x wooden tables 

* 2 x lanterns with LED candles

*Internal fairy lights around the pole 

*External fairy lights

*Carpet, rug and plant

* 2 x folding chairs 

* Free parking on site (not allowed on the camping area but close by) 

*Dogs allowed - 1 per tent 

Extras: 

* We can supply an extra single airbed for families of 5 and the cost for hire is £10.00

*Firebowls can be hired from the campsite (subject to availability) for £10.00 and log bags are £6.00 each.

Payment in cash - email sarah@chaffordpark.co.uk to book firebowl /logs

*Additional camp chairs £8.00 each

*Food boxes hampers can be ordered in advance from Groombridge Farm Shop 01892 861 753 (see below for more details) and please contact directly. 

* Bike rental is available at www.countrybike.co.uk based in Fordcombe Village. They can deliver your bikes to you for an additional charge. 

Additional campsite info : 

* The tents do not include electricity. We do have portable phone chargers for hire for £5.00 per weekend for the bell tents. All lights are battery powered within the bell tents. 

*There are 4 toilets located within the barn and 4 showers. There are two indoor and two outdoor sink units and also a hand wash station next to glamping area. 

*The camp fridge will be unavailable this year due to health and safety measures with regards to COVID 19. We advise bringing a cool box. 

*Parking is available in the field next to the campsite. Please do not park your car in the actual campsite. 

*There are several wheelbarrows on site to transfer your belongs to your tents from your car. 

*Please take all litter and rubbish with you - so please bring bin bags if you can. 

*The campsite (all within the same field) has a mixture of bell tents and non-glampers, but the bells are set up in their own area within the field. If you have friends who are non-glampers they will not be able to pitch their tents next to the bell tents as glamping and camping is separate. They will have their own pitches assigned by the campsite within the same field. 

*If you are glamping with friends who have also booked our bell tents, we will do our best to put you together, depending on tent availability. 

* You can bring your own BBQ or camping stove, as long as it is off the ground.

*There is no communal area within the campsite and no onsite shop. 

*The nearest shop is Groombridge Farm Shop (approx 5 minute drive) and the nearest supermarket is in Tunbridge Wells (approx 10-15 mins drive).

*The campsite is dog friendly, but dogs must be kept on a lead at all times. 

*Entrance to the campsite is via Fordcombe Village. Turn left just before the village green (if arriving from Tunbridge Wells)  and Chafford is located down the country road - approx 1 mile on the left hand side. 

*Check in from 2pm and check out by 12pm. 

All bell tent entrances, doors and windows MUST be zipped up on departure and not left open to the elements. 

*For any reason, we cannot supply an item due to breakages, we will let you know in advance. 

* PLEASE NOTE : Brighton Bell Tents  are not based at the campsite and we do not run the campsite. For all site enquiries, please email Chafford Park directly : sarah@chaffordpark.co.uk   Sarah will be your point of contact during your stay, unless there are any issues with the bell tents, then please give us a call on 01273 517 687.

PRICE : £250.00 (2 nights) 

 Includes pitch fee, parking. Bring your own bedding

Furnishings may differ slightly between each tent. 

We also require a damage deposit of £50.00 per tent, which is fully refundable subject to any damages to the tents or furnishings, as per our terms and conditions. 

SAFARI  GLAMP 

SAFARI GLAMP (includes bedding for the double bed) is our furnished bell tent including  double bedding with internal furnishings. Just bring the sleeping bags for the kids! 

What's included :

* Fire retardant to British Standard BS7837-  5 metre bell tent

*Pitch fees included! 

* Double camp bed with memory foam and air mattress

* 2 x single camp beds with mattresses + fitted sheets

* Bedding (double only), 13.5 tog duvet, 2 x pillows, fitted sheet and throw 

* 2 x cushions

*3 x wooden tables 

* 2 x lanterns with led candles 

*Internal fairy lights around the pole 

*External fairy lights

*Carpet, rug and plant

* 2 x folding chairs 

* Free parking on site (not allowed on the camping area but close by) 

*Dogs allowed - 1 per tent 

Extras: 

* We can supply an extra single airbed for families of 5 and the cost for hire is £10.00

*A Firebowl can be hired from the campsite (subject to availability) for £10.00 and log bags are £6.00 each.

Payment  in cash - email sarah@chaffordpark.co.uk to book firebowl/logs 

*Additional camp chairs £8.00 each - contact us for details

*Food boxes hampers can be ordered in advance from Groombridge Farm Shop 01892 861 753 (see below for more details) and please contact directly. 

* Bike rental is available at www.countrybike.co.uk based in Fordcombe Village. They can deliver your bikes to you for an additional charge. 

*Optional extra subject to availability - Small camp box hamper includes cutlery for 4, 2 x mug, 4 x camping plates, bottle opener and wooden spoon and spatula - £10.00* Please request if required to check availability. 

Food boxes/hampers can be ordered in advance from Groombridge Farm Shop 01892 861 753.

Additional info : 

* The tents do not include electricity.  All lights are battery powered within the bell tents. 

*There are 4 toilets located within the barn and 4 showers, as well as two indoor and outdoor sink units and a hand wash station next to glamping area. 

*The camp fridge will be unavailable this year due to health and safety measures with regards to COVID 19. We advise bringing a cool box. 

*Parking is available in the field next to the campsite and not within the camping field. 

*There are several wheelbarrows on site to transfer your belongs to your tents from the car.  

*Please take all litter and rubbish with you - so please bring bin bags if you can. 

*The campsite has a mixture of bell tents and non-glampers, but the bells will be set up in their own area. If you have friends who are non-glampers, they will not be able to pitch their tents next to the bell tents as glamping and camping is separate within the camping field. They will have their own pitches assigned by the campsite nearby in the same field. 

*If you are glamping with friends also booked into our bell tents, we will do our best to put you in the same area together, depending on tent availability. 

*You can also bring your own BBQ or camping stove, as long as it is off the ground.

*There is no communal area within this campsite or campsite shop.

*The nearest shop is Groombridge Farm Shop (approx 5 minute drive) and the nearest supermarket is in Tunbridge Wells (approx 10-15 mins drive).

*The campsite is dog friendly, but dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.

*Entrance to the campsite is via Fordcombe Village. Turn left just before the village green (if arriving from Tunbridge Wells)  and Chafford is located down the country road - approx 1 mile on the left hand side. 

* Check in from 2pm and check out by 12pm. 

All bell tent entrances, doors and windows MUST be zipped up on departure and not left open to the elements.  

*For any reason, we cannot supply an item due to breakages, we will let you know in advance. 

* PLEASE NOTE: Brighton Bell Tents are not based onsite and we do not run the campsite. We just supply the bell tents for the site. For all site enquiries, please email Chafford Park directly : sarah@chaffordpark.co.uk   Sarah will be your point of contact during your stay, unless there are any issues with the bell tents, please call us on 01273 517 687 

PRICE : £280.00 (2 nights)

Includes double bedding, pitch fee & parking 

Furnishings may differ slightly between each tent. 

We also require a damage deposit of £50.00 per tent, which is fully refundable subject to any damages to the tents or furnishings, as per our terms and conditions. 

GROOMBRIDGE FARM SHOP - FOOD ORDERS 

You can also order food directly in advance  from Groombridge Farm Shop (please book with the farm shop by the Wednesday before arrival) which is located just up the road. Parking is available for collection or you can arrange for your hampers to be delivered - a small charge will be applied. Each hamper serves 4 people. The hampers will come in reused fruit and veg boxes. If an item is unavailable, a suitable replacement will be included. Prices may vary slightly due to market costs. 

 

Breakfast Hamper (£45.00) :

- 1 box of 6 eggs

- 1 salted butter 250g

- 1 natural live creamy yogurt 500ml

- 1 bottle of Orange Juice 1 Litre

- Farm Shop Blend' Ground coffee bag 250g

- 1 jar of fruit jam 

- Teabags x 40 (pluckley tea) 

- 2 pint semi skimmed milk

- 1 packet of 6 Lincolnshire sausages

- 1 packet of unsmoked back bacon

- 1 large sliced white loaf

- 1 punnet of raspberries 130g

- 1 punnet of strawberries 454g

- 1 punnet of cherries 500g

 

BBQ Hamper (£23.00) : 

- 1 bag of 5 white rolls

- 1 bag of baby leaf salad

- 1 cucumber

- 6 vine tomatoes

- 1 block of mature cheddar cheese 200g

- 1 packet of 4 burgers

- 1 packet of 6 Lincolnshire sausages

- 1 packet of 4 lamb kofta kebabs 

To book : sales@groombridgefarmshop.co.uk

Website: www.groombridgefarmshop.co.uk

BOOKING GUARANTEE  : Chafford Park Estate campsite is planning to open from the  4th of July, unless government guidelines change. Any bookings made from the beginning of June that are unable to commence due to Covid 19 will be offered a credit note for a later date this year (subject to availability) or a full refund. This only applies to bookings on our website and not any third party booking sites, as they will have their own policies on cancellation. 

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