Published: March 11, 2016
Excellent news for The Orchards Holiday Park. It is the overall winner of the Top 100 sites guide award, for the second year in a row. The award is presented by Practical Caravan and Practical Motorhome and voted for by their readers. Apparently, according to Practical Caravan, The Orchards swept the board last year and has done again in 2016, with hundreds of visitors reporting back, telling of how much they love the site.
Visitors seem to particularly love the layout, with the touring located around the central high quality, spacious facilities. They love the packages available on ferries, saving both time and money, the quality of the holiday caravans and Orchard House, both being available to rent, and also the warm welcome received on arrival.
According to Practical Caravan, some comments are :
Clean and tidy with the best wash block facilities ever. They were warm and there was plenty of hot water. We really could not fault them.
The Orchards is a clean, well developed site with all the amenities of a high end touring park. The views are outstanding- it is definitely worth a visit.
As well as being the Top 100 sites winner last year, In 2015, The Orchards also won the “ myisleofwight” award for "best place to hook up" from Red Funnel. A "loo of the year" platinum award (the highest) and The AA Campsite of the year for the SE. "All of the staff are delighted. It means so much that their hard work and dedication to the park is recognised by the visitors,” says owner Tim Gray.