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Happy Days Retro Vacations

Suffolk is the perfect home for Happy Days Retro Vacations gorgeous kitsch Trailers.

Glamping in Suffolk


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Happy Days Retro Vacations is a wonderful retro trailer park in the beautiful Suffolk countryside, close to the coast. The site is home to seven vintage Airstreams and Elsie, the British retro caravan. The site also has two pitches for vintage tents, camper vans or caravans and welcomes exclusive hire, making it an ideal party location.


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  • The tree lined site is completely surrounded by farmland and only 5 miles to the coast and 1 mile to local shops and Saxmundham train station (just under 2 hours to London). In the garden field is a kids play area with a vintage Army truck hiding in the trees and a large trampoline. Campfires are welcome, there is a communal firepit and individual fire pits that can be used at no charge. Firewood it available to buy from reception or visitors are very welcome to bring their own.

    The site has a new toilet and shower block with family style shower rooms and hot water washing up sinks.

    The campsite is a carfree zone to ensure kids are safe to play on site. Parking is immediately next to the camping field and trolleys are available to make easy work of unpacking.

    Four legged family members are welcome. Dogs are allowed to stay in 'Betsy' and 'Nettie' and on the camping pitches but they must be kept on a lead at all times on site.

    Hen parties are welcome but only when booking the site on an exclusive basis. Stag parties are not permitted.

  • All of the caravans (or as the Americans call them, trailers!) are vintage and date from the 1950s to the early 1970s. They have been restored but keep a retro feel by updating as little as possible. Little Elsie the British caravan sleeps two but all of the American caravans are either four or five berth. Visitors can choose to stay in Betsy, Dee Dee or Annie to name few of the silver ladies.

    Each caravan has cooking facilities, a fridge and all the usual pots and pans. There is a radio and a TV. The TV is purely for watching DVDs and visitors will find a selection in the campsite Reception, along with a variety of board games.


  • Weekly prices for an Airstream start from £490 (£310 for little Elsie).

    Weekend prices for an Airstream start at £240 (£160 for little Elsie).

  • The tudor style seaside village of Thorpeness is 7 miles away. It's home to a pretty Meare where you can hire rowing boats and the famous House in the Clouds. From Thorpeness you can walk the 2 miles along the coast to Aldeburgh, famous for its art scene and its fish and chips!

    14 miles up the coast is Southworld with its colourful beach huts and famous pier, home to the quirky 'Under the Pier' amusements. From Southwold you can walk along the coast and take a passenger boat to Walberswick, famous for its crabbing and its sand dunes.

    Suffolk has pretty villages, beautiful coast line, castles, nature reserves and much more to offer besides. Visitors will be spoiled for choice for ways to spend their days. Alternatively you could just enjoy relaxing in a beautiful retro Airstream!

Happy Days Retro Vacations

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Happy Days Retro Vacations

Tel: 01728 603424


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Wardspring Farm Leiston Road, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1TG

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