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Pictures of Clacton-on-Sea

in the county of Essex

Sunrays from 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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The Beeches in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England3 stars

The Beeches

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.3 miles, 0.5 km)
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, The Beeches offers accommodation in Clacton-on-Sea, 41 km from Southend-on-Sea. Free private parking is available on site. Each room comes with a flat-scr...
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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 Cabana in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England4 stars

The Cabana

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.6 miles, 0.9 km)
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Hope House in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

Hope House

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England (0.6 miles, 0.9 km)
Hope House is a holiday home set in Clacton-on-Sea, 42 km from Southend-on-Sea. The unit is 30 km from Ipswich. There is a dining area and a kitchen as well as a private bathroom. A TV and DVD player...
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Sea Shell House

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Seaside Cottage in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England

Seaside Cottage

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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)