Tey Brook Orchard, Great Tey, Colchester, Essex

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  • Weekly price
    from £ 6000
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 2880
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 3500
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 800

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Glamping and Alternative
Secluded woodland glamping site sleeping 36 with firepits and dining awning, near Marks Tey

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Tey Brook Orchard, Great Tey, Colchester, Essex, sleeps 2-36 in 10 bedrooms.

Sleeps 2 to 36 in a variety of glamping options;

Mowgli and Mufassa yurts sleep 4
6 luxury bell tents, Baloo, Rafiki, Bagheera, Simba, Colonel Hathi and Shere Khan, sleep 4 each
The Shepherd's Hut sleeps 2
The Grain Silo sleeps 2

The site is a wonderfully secluded spot tucked away between an apple orchard and 20 acres of woodland. It is ideal for groups of friends and families wanting a quiet weekend out of the city to sit back and relax whilst the children have acres of space to roam free and entertain themselves. We are just 50 minutes outside of London, by train, yet nestled peacefully in a tranquil rural setting.

We have an exciting range of quirky accommodation available to our guests, from beautiful hand crafted Mongolian Yurts to luxurious bell tents. Our larger dwellings are perfect for families and friends, whilst the refurbished Grain Silo and Shepherd’s Hut both make for particularly romantic abodes for couples.

All accommodation comes with a private firepit/BBQ grill, table and chairs. Inside you will find a cosy double bed, furnishings and bedding. We provide additional single mattresses in some accommodation allowing space for up to four people to sleep comfortably under the stars.

Whether you want to create your own mini festival or simply to relax with yoga and a massage in the woods then the choice is yours. We have a range of awesome activities to choose from and accommodation to sleep from 4 -36 guests. We typically host hen parties, stag do's, birthday parties, friends gatherings or groups of couples wanting a weekend away in the woods.

The site has 3 loos and 3 showers with a fully kitted out kitchen. Everything is provided for so all you need to bring is food and drink for the weekend and a towel for the showers.

We also have a brand new 50ft x 30 marquee in the middle of the site with ping pong and table football, as well as a chill out area. For birthday parties and larger events this can be used as a dining and drinks area.


The kitchen is fully equipped with all crockery and cooking utensils. 2 gas hobs, 6 fridges and a sink for washing up.
We have an undercover awning outside the kitchen with a large charcoal BBQ. We have a new marquee for undercover dining and activities.
Table and chairs for each accommodation.
No facilities on site but you are welcome to bring your own music facilities. We do ask that you show consideration to our neighbours.
No wifi. 3G is sometimes available. Phone service is good.
Our games room is located in the middle of the site under a marquee and includes a ping pong and football table.
We have a communal firepit in the centre of the site or alternatively each tent has its own barbecue or fire bowl.
An exciting range of 10 dwellings available to our guests, including a yurt, 2 tipis, 5 bell tents, a grain silo for 2 and shepherds hut for 2,
All bedding is provided, guests just need to bring a towel.
We have 3 loos and 3 showers.
Available - please contact us to talk through your requirements.
There are no specific facilities but this is a fantastic option for families.
Barbecues and firepits.
There is no swimming pool.
Free parking.
Smoking is allowed.
As long they are well behaved, no problem.


Turn off Brook Road when you see the signs Tey Brook Orchard and approach the site through 100 metres of woodland. Wonderfully secluded spot yet easily accessible from London.
Colchester is the nearest town and approximately 10 minutes away by car.
The nearest shop is a 5 minute drive in Marks Tey: post office, off licence, food hall and butcher.
The Barn Brasserie is located on the farm. The Chequers in Great Tey is a 10 minute walk away through the woods.
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

Great Tey
United Kingdom
The nearest train station is Marks Tey which is 5 minutes away by car.
The nearest bus is in Great Tey which is a 10 minute walk away.
Stansted which is about 25 miles away - 30 mins in a car.

Rental Rates

PeriodWeekly Price3 Night Weekend2 Night WeekendMidweek per night
Exclusive hire of the whole site, 36 guests

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Tey Brook Orchard, Great Tey, Colchester, Essex

Archie Browning

Joined us: 2016
+44 (0)7980 836 985
Great Tey
United Kingdom