Camping at Debden House Campsite

2018 Opening Dates for Campsite

Campsite Full Time Opening
25th May - Sunday 2nd September

We are opening the Campsite for long weekends only in late September.

General Note: Day visitors 9am - 8pm. Campers 2pm arrival time on first day, till 12 noon on day of departure.

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25th May - 2nd September 2018

Full Time Opening

September 2018

Limited Weekend Only Opening

(31st August) - 2nd September
7th - 9th September
14th - 16th September
21st - 23rd September
28th - 30th September

We advise all our campers to book and pay online prior to arrival, this is particularly important during peak season and Bank holidays.


For a family discount, please contact the main office (discount is financially beneficial for a family of 2 adults and 4 children).

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Please note:

Debden House are unable to offer refunds or transfer booking dates, we therefore ask you to carefully check dates and your groups availability before booking.


Debden House is surrounded by Epping Forest and is a perfect location for a camping getaway. Debden’s central location, only 20 minutes from the Stratford International terminal and 30 minutes from London Central, makes it an ideal base to explore London, Essex and the Home Counties.

Debden House Campsite has 7 fields, including 4 fire fields (fields 2, 5, 6 & 7). There are 300+ pitches, many with electric hookup for caravans and campervans. It also has the facility for set camps for youth groups, schools and larger bookings.

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We cater for all camping tastes such as:

  • One night stays (touring)
  • Day visits with family
  • School group events
  • Large group events
  • Organised group events
  • Weekly and fortnightly stays
  • Upto 28 days camping

Day Visits

Day visitors can attend Debden House Campsite for barbecues, group events, sporting activities etc. Please view the prices page for charges.

School's Camp Bookings

Debden Campsite House can provide facilities and camping equipment for schools and youth group set camps. Please use the school's camp resource order form to reserve set camp equipment. For more information telephone Debden House on 020 8508 3008 to discuss your requirements.

Download School's Camp Booking Pack

Fire Fields

Debden House is one of the few remaining campsites to allow open fires. There are now dug out fire pits in the ground for you to have an open fire. Bags of wood and kindling are available to purchase. Note fields 2, 5, 6 & 7 are fire fields.

Pricing and Booking

Click the links below to view the booking procedures and pricing, or to book online.

Procedures & Pricing    

Please note, any caravans or electric hookup requests must be done via the office - you will need 3 forms of ID. 1 photo identity and 2 utility bills, (bills must be within the last 3 months & no phone bills or credit cards bills will be accepted) all 3 will be checked upon arrival.

Facilities include

  • Shower block
  • Portaloo toilets (Fields 5, 6 & 7) - available from May Bank holiday until the end of August
  • Utility room
  • Laundry – coin operated
  • Wood for sale
  • Two children’s areas
  • Campsite Shop - check for opening times
  • Hot & cold drinks vending machines

Campsite Office Opening Times

For all enquiries please contact Debden House Centre.

Day Opening times
Monday to Thursday 2pm – 8pm
Friday 2pm – 9pm
Saturday 8.30am – 9pm
Sunday 8.30am – 7pm


As part of Debden House’s commitment to the environment, we are encouraging users of the site to recycle waste products and to protect the environment. Please use the recycling points around the campsite.


Debden Campsite has staff available 24 hours per day including an overnight security team.

Terms, Conditions and Bylaws

Read the Debden House full terms and conditions, and the Epping Forest bylaws below.

Terms and Conditions    Epping Forest Bylaws