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Beach Hotels in Southend-on-Sea
Known for its beaches and island views, Southend-on-Sea offers a lot for the traveller booking a beach holiday. This seaside destination has 12 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.
As you search for a place to stay by the water in Southend-on-Sea, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travellers.
Holiday Inn Southend - 4-star eco-friendly hotel near Chalkwell Beach. It features a restaurant, free WiFi and a bar. Guests love the great location and overall value.
The Terrace Guest House - Guesthouse near Chalkwell Beach. This guesthouse boasts in-room coffee makers.
Gleneagles Guesthouse - 3.5-star guesthouse near Chalkwell Beach. Guest reviews highlight the walkable location and breakfast.
Tower Executive Apartments - 3.5-star apartment on the beach.
The Beaches Guest house - Adults Only - 3-star guesthouse, 3-minute walk from Thorpe Bay Beach. Our travellers recommend its great location and breakfast. This guesthouse boasts free continental breakfast, free WiFi and flat-screen TVs.
Planning Your Trip to Southend-on-Sea
If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.
- Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
- Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
- Driest months: May, April, March and August, with an average rainfall of 1.50 inches
- Rainiest months: December, September, November and October, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
Sightseeing in and Around Southend-on-SeaAfter arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Thorpe Bay Beach or Shoebury East Beach. Discover the area's island views and bars, and make time for local attractions like Southend Pier and New Empire Theatre. You can also pay a visit to Adventure Island or Southend-on-Sea City Hall for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy Southend-on-Sea for its:
Getting around Southend-on-Sea
To get to Southend-on-Sea, you can fly into Southend-on-Sea (SEN-Southend Municipal), the closest major airport, which is located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city centre. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station, Southend Victoria Station or Southend East Station.