Wat Tyler Country Park

Countryside adventure for everyone

125 acres of country walks, wildlife spotting, adventure play for kids… and some of the best business and event venues in Essex. Just off the A13 near Basildon, Essex and just 40 minutes by train from the heart of London.

Open today

9am to 5pm

Pitsea Hall Lane
Pitsea, Basildon
Essex, SS16 4UH

20 minutes from the Dartford Crossing Map

40 minutes from Fenchurch Street. Open train timetable (in a new window).


Work, rest and play

Relax and recharge in the great outdoors, or bring the kids for a free, fresh air adventure to keep them happy and healthy.

A short hop from London, businesses can enjoy refreshingly different meetings and events in a huge choice of modern, eco-friendly rooms and halls of all sizes for hire, with fantastic catering on site.

Our romantic village green is a wonderful backdrop for weddings, and you can hire our spaces by the hour, half day or full day for get-togethers and celebrations with friends and family.

We're just 20 minutes from the M25 with great train connections and FREE easy access parking.


Coming up at Wat Tyler

Halloween Horror nights, bouncy castles, night safaris, buggy walks, and visits from Santa and his Elves. 

There's events of all sorts all year round at Wat Tyler.

Kid’s discovery

Children's woodland adventure parties, pond dipping with wildlife experts and school trips with exciting activities exploring nature and Wat Tyler's explosive past!

Discovery events…

Wat Tyler education team website (link opens in a new window).


Weddings at Wat Tyler

Unique countryside weddings to remember on London's Essex doorstep.

Venue hire

12 elegant venues for awaydays, meetings, conferences, celebrations, and more.