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Clacton-on-Sea Beach

Marine Parade, Clacton-on-Sea, England
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Lovely beaches

Nice long sandy beach. Good amenities.Close to the pier. Little train runs along part of promenade... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mrsmac49
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Southern England
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Lovely Beach

Nice and clean with lots of families around. Steps down a little steep for anyone with walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rob3770
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London
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Marine Parade, Clacton-on-Sea, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice long sandy beach. Good amenities.Close to the pier. Little train runs along part of promenade in Summer.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and clean with lots of families around. Steps down a little steep for anyone with walking issues.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful clean beech, lots to do with small children, live bands were playing outside the bar on the pier, lovely weather great places to eat all along the seafront

1  Thank kerrygreen101
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kids love coming to Clacton..and always can not wait to get on the beach..so nice clean sand..then off to the pier..where they love spending their grandparents money..but they do enjoy it.

3  Thank bigbarryEssex
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place,nice beach and plenty to do.Nice pier.plenty of shops too.Nice fish shop as well.The pier as plenty too on and the beach is lovely if you get weather 😊

1  Thank jackie k
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with our dog & family in April which meant that as we were “out of season” beach was dog friendly. Not sure which areas are dog friendly from May (which is when beach rules generally change for dogs) As we live in Bournemouth we...More

1  Thank places2seeplaces2go
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clacton beach is lovely. Miles of sand towards marine parade west. Marine parade eat is also just add lovely, but with a few more stones. The council workers work hard every morning to clean the beaches of the mess that some leave behind, tut tut.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this beach which spreads out for miles.Tothe left of the beach u can walk to holland on sea ( or get the little train for 2.00) which is a lot quieter than the main beach by the pier.There are lots of little huts...More

2  Thank queencharlie
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well done to the people of Clacton for keeping it one of the best seaside towns in Britain. Clacton beach is extremely clean compared to most and every time we go as a family it's always great. There's plenty of places to get drinks or...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

love coming here! lovely and sandy. We park by the toby so direct to the beach. My son loves it and collects shells. Very clean beach

1  Thank KellyAM2014
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Carina G
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Response from Hh W | Reviewed this property |
I havent seen any myself Im sorry I dont know the answer to this.
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safina s
23 August 2016|
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Response from Kayleigh07 | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of sand, very few pebbles x
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Ms_serwaa
17 August 2016|
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Response from Kayleigh07 | Reviewed this property |
Theres on street parking & a few car parks. If you are staying, try the Premier Inn as they have a carpark & it only costs £2 of patrons to stay per 24hrs x
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