Caravans at Croft Farm

Welcome to Croft Farm. We hope the information below will be useful and provide most of what you need to know to make your stay safe, comfortable and enjoyable.

Essential Information

  • Arrival time may be any time after mid-day.


  • On arrival please check notices on site to make sure that you pitch up on the correct field (there is an ‘overflow’ site in addition to the main CL). You will have been made aware of any bookings that have been made for you on to the overflow site.


  • Pitch up on arrival and pay at some point during your stay.


  • The nightly fee for 2020 is £14 which includes EHU. This will increase to £15 for year 2021. Envelopes are provided which give instructions on how and where to pay. Payment may be by on-line transfer, cash or cheque. We normally only request a deposit where more that 2 vans or motorhomes book in together for several nights.


  • Please request details for on-line transfer, if you wish to use this method from home before your arrival.


  • Pitches should be vacated by mid-day on the day of departure.

Nearest GARAGE & Shop

Church Garage is 5 mins walk away at the top of Gromford Lane. As well as fuel and a car wash, it has a well stock convenience store.



Nearest PUB

The Golden Key is in the centre of the village, serving lunch and dinner – 01728 688 510


The Plough & Sail at Snape Maltings, serving food and drink all day – 01728 688 413



Saxmundham (10 min drive) has Tesco and Waitrose stores.


Aldeburgh (10 min drive) has a Co-op Supermarket and Tesco Express as you approach the town on the A1094.


Friday Street Farm is located on the A1094, close to the junction with the A12.


As well as fresh local produce, there is an excellent butcher’s counter and well stocked gift shop.

Take Away Food

Aldeburgh, Saxmundham and Leiston all have a range of Chinese, Indian and fish and chip shops. Most are collection only.


Aldeburgh Fish & Chips and the Yuan Feng Chinese in Leiston come highly recommended.


Aldeburgh’s high street offers a range of upmarket shops including Fat Face, Crew, L’Occitane and an Adnams Store.


Woodbridge (20 mins drive) has a Boots, WH Smith, Holland & Barrett, Caffe Nero and Costa.


Doctors (GP) – Saxmundham Health Group

01728 602 022


Aldeburgh Dental Practice

01728 453 333


A&E, Heath Road, Ipswich

01473 712 233

Public Transport

Saxmundham is the nearest station, on the branch line between Ipswich and Lowestoft.


A-2-B Taxis 01728 633 003


Squirrells Taxis 01728 602 344


Boomerang Travel 01728 833 331

Cinema & Concerts

There are independent cinemas in Leiston, Aldeburgh and Woodbridge.


Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Box Office 01728 687 110

Church Services

Snape Church is close to the Snape Crossroads on the A1094.


Friday 9am – Morning Prayer

2nd Sunday 9:30am – Holy Communion

4th Sunday 8am – Holy Communion

5th Sunday 6:30pm – Choral Evensong

Ladybird Nurseries

Before the end of your holiday at Croft Farm, you may wish to visit Ladybird Nurseries. Tucked away down Gromford Lane, just a stone’s throw from the farm. Providing an excellent range of quality plants and shrubs.

The Farm

Find out more about Croft Farm and the places you can explore on foot.

Find out more about Croft Farm’s 100 year history in the Gillett family and take an aerial tour.

Details and directions to Croft Farm’s Nature Trail which is exclusive to our guests.

Explore the village of Snape, home to three popular country pubs and the world famous Snape Maltings.

The Local Area

Croft Farm is perfectly positioned for exploring all that the Suffolk Heritage Coast has to offer.

Find out more about the surrounding towns and villages, including Aldeburgh, Thorpeness and Southwold.

There’s so much to see and do along the Suffolk Heritage Coast. Here are some of our favourite attractions.

From classic pub grub to fine dining, we’ve got it all on our doorstep including Aldeburgh’s famous Fish & Chips.

Information on local events, festivals and exhibitions. There’s always something special happening nearby.