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Pictures of Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

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in the county of Essex

Clacton Pier
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About Clacton-on-Sea

Clacton-on-Sea is a fine Victorian resort that offers visitors and enjoyable and jolly time. The long golden sandy beach is backed a broad promenade behind which are attractive gardens.

There is a lively pier offering a wide range of entertainments and since 1948 the town has had it's own Band who regularly entertain at concerts and compete in major competitions. Though the buildings in the town are mostly Victorian, the Martello Towers were built against Napoleonic invasion.

The town offers excellent sporting facilities and a wide variety of shops that cater for all needs and tastes.

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Le Vere House in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England3 stars

Le Vere House

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
A warm and friendly welcome awaits at Le Vere House, situated a short walk from the seafront, shops, restaurants, pier and beautiful gardens. Le Vere House is well placed for visiting Colchester, wit...
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The Chudleigh in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England4 stars

The Chudleigh

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
The Chudleigh is located close to Clacton-on-Sea's pier, seafront and shopping centre. Established by the current family in 1963, The Chudleigh is a popular Clacton on Sea guest house, with unique ar...
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Beam Guest House in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

Beam Guest House

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.5 miles, 0.7 km)
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The Langtry Hotel in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

The Langtry Hotel

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Brunton House Guest House in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

Brunton House Guest House

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Premier Inn Clacton on Sea Seafront in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England3 stars

Premier Inn Clacton on Sea Seafront

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Esplanade Hotel in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England2 stars

Esplanade Hotel

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Nearby travel help

Clacton Station(0.4 miles, 0.7 km)
Thorpe-le-Soken Station(4.0 miles, 6.5 km, direction N)
M2 Junction 7(35.2 miles, 56.6 km, direction S)
M2 Junction 6(35.8 miles, 57.6 km, direction S)
London Stansted Airport(39.2 miles, 63.1 km, direction W)
Cambridge Airport(50.4 miles, 81.0 km, direction NW)
Clacton-on-Sea to London(58.1 miles, 93.5 km, direction W)