How To Find Us at Little Ropers Woodland Camping
The Campsite is sign posted from the road, on the Right when
traveling from Bures or the Left when travelling from Assington.
If you have a booking with us you should have received a
confirmation email with all the site details and instructions of your
booking. If you have not received this then please contact us.
Little Ropers Farm,
What3words reference for road access point:
From Colchester on the A134
If you are coming from the Colchester direction: On the A134 take
the last left hand turn for Assington, after the water tower on the
left. Drive through the village, past the Shoulder of Mutton pub;
stay on that road down a long straight, down and up a hill, bearing
left at the thatched cottage. We are the second entrance on the
left, signposted Little Ropers.
From Sudbury on the A134
If you are coming from the Sudbury direction: On the A134 take the
first right hand turn for Assington after the long straight. Drive
through the village, past the Shoulder of Mutton pub; stay on that
road down a long straight, down and up a hill, bearing left at the
thatched cottage. We are the second entrance on the left,
signposted Little Ropers.
If you are coming from the Bures direction: In Bures St Mary take
the left hand bend opposite the church, up the High St. At the top of
the High St take the right hand turn up Cuckoo Hill towards
Assington. Continue on this road for about 2 miles. Before you
reach Assington you will see Great Ropers on your right and a
flagpole on your left. Go past the farm buildings on your left and
Little Ropers is the next on the right, signposted Little Ropers on
If you are coming from London leave the A12 at junction 26 (Eight
Ash Green) take the first exit at the roundabout, follow the road
through Eight Ash Green, take a right hand turning for Fordham by
the convenience store and just before the petrol station. Continue
on this road through Fordham, at the top of Wormingford hill join the
B1508 to Bures and continue as explained above.
On arrival please park at the bottom of the farm track by the
carpark sign. Follow signs at the carpark to check-in. We are a
working farm; please abide by all safety signs on the farm.
Arriving by Train
Bures station is about a 30minute walk to site (approximately 2
See the local amenities page for local taxi companies.
Arriving by Bike
We have a covered bike shelter at the farm where you may leave
your bike or you can take it onto your pitch with you.
Arriving on foot
Little Ropers is accessible for hikers following local footpaths, look
out for our signs on the Tiger Hill public footpath at the
‘What3Words’ reference - sank.lion.hologram.
Little Ropers Woodland Camping
Little Ropers Farm, Assington Rd, Bures,
Suffolk, CO8 5JX