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Port of Felixstowe

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Address: Port of Felixstowe Road, Felixstowe, England

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Peewitt caravan park

Having visited a relative who has a static van on the site, we thought we'd bring our Tourer for the weekend. We were not disappointed! Facilities are first rate, the staff will... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Having visited a relative who has a static van on the site, we thought we'd bring our Tourer for the weekend. We were not disappointed! Facilities are first rate, the staff will bend over backwards to help and the residents are just as friendly. There is no club or arcades for the young ones, but that is all available along... More 

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Wisbech, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

The weather when it rains is not helpful so this is the only dislike. The place is so interesting watching the large container ships coming in and out and the others going up on route to Ipswich and Mistley. Plenty of work going on in the docks and a continue procession of lorries being loaded and unloaded. terrific to see... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The size of container ships handled at this port can only be described as amazing. And the dockside is currently being extended - well worth a visit

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The viewing point, close to the Harbour estuary, is a great place to just sit and watch the ships coming and going. It is not possible to see very much of the actual port operation but to see some of the world's largest container ships in action is just fantastic. Always an enjoyable experience, and much better since the small... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Foot ferry was a good experience and great for watching the ferries for little ones. The misty day added to the feel of the place.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

There is no public access to the docks. There is a viewing point just to the south with car park. From here you can get a panoramic view of Harwich Harbour & watch the tug boats towing the giant container ships in & out of port

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We've never been to an actual functioning commercial port before but seeing this one makes you appreciate how most of our stuff arrives in the country. You thought the containers were huge - just wait until you see the cranes - they are enormous feats of engineering. Luckily there's a cafe on site so you can watch the port from... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My husband and I went to see the largest Container in the World come into the Port.It was just massive and were really surprised how quick they unloaded and reloaded and on their way again.Also a nice Restaurant has good food and reasonably priced

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Dover, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely walk past the docks and was so impose with the scale and buzz of the place. There is an excellent viewing area near land guard fort and the views are superb. Love the massive cranes and the helper skeleton of containers being unloaded. Well worth a look.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Used the overnight car ferry to Holland. This was my 4th time to use this service and I am always impressed with the service. Parking your car into the ferry was easy and getting to your room was easy but best to use the lift. My room had 2 x singles beds, shower and a TV plus all the fruits... More 

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Address: Address: Port of Felixstowe Road, Felixstowe, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Felixstowe

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