01255 863099


Zorbing FAQs


What is zorbing?

"a sport in which a participant is secured inside an inner capsule in a large, transparent ball which is then rolled along the ground or down hills".

What is Harness zorbing?

Harness Zorbing: For 2 people
Being securely harnessed inside our 3.6 metre ball, the rider’s will then roll around and around, over and over. This is an adrenaline fuelled Ride

How do we get to Orbzorbing Essex?

Please go to our contact page for location details.

Am I old enough?

Harness riders must be at least 11 years old
Land zorbers and waterwalkers must beat least 5 years old

Is there a height or weight restriction for the Harness Ride?

Yes, there is a weight limit of 110kg’s (17.4 Stone) per person
All riders must be between 4.5ft and 6.5ft

Are you all insured?


Can I purchase gift vouchers?

Yes, our voucher’s are valid for 3 months of our season/s, see the 'buy a zorbing voucher' page to purchase or call us direct 01255 863099.


Are consents required for persons under 18 years old?

Yes. Your parent or guardian must complete a waiver in order to participate in our zorbing activities.

Can I just turn up on the day?

No, please do call us before booking.

When is the zorbing venue open?

Our zorbing park opens every weekend from April - end of October and occasional mid week days, please call us on 01255 863099 to check availability.

When is the office open?

Our office hours are Monday to Friday 8am - 6.00pm

What will I need to bring on the day?

You will need to bring your voucher.
For the Harness experience you will need a spare pair of socks, we also recommend that you wear clothing that protects your shoulders and neck as you will be wearing a harness system.

Zorbing is an outdoor activity so we recommend not wearing your best clothes or shoes and being prepared for the weather!

What happens on the day?

On arrival you will be checked into our reception and asked to read through and sign an Orbzorbing disclaimer. Once signed you will be given an approximate waiting time where you can sit in our viewing area before being called up for a breifing. Now its your turn for your experience.

How long is the whole experience?

Please allow 45 minutes to an hour for your zorbing experience

Will zorbing go ahead in the rain/wind/lightning?

We do operate in light rain, however if the conditions are severe e.g. torrential rain/ lightning then unfortunately we would contact you and have to cancel the day and provide an alternative date.


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Don't just take our word for it!

Mark and his team went the extra mile to ensure that we got good value for money. A great time was had by all- Explorer Scouts and adults alike. I would recommend Orbzorbing to any leader looking to add that extra bit of excitement to an event.
Leigh Foster, ACC Explorer Scouts, Suffolk

Thanks for a fantastic 4 days, please thank all of your staff for me, they are all very professional and friendly and work well with our students.
M Smith, Farlingaye High School

Had such a great time orbzorbing today! Thankyou very much. Highly recommended! :)
Emma Hart