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Great beach

We had a lovely visit to the beach which was clean and full of people having fun will go again next... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Beautiful any time of the year

Quiet outside of the season, fantastic for romantic walks. Just be aware that toilets alongside the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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Marine Parade, Clacton-on-Sea, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a lovely visit to the beach which was clean and full of people having fun will go again next summer

Thank unhappy066
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet outside of the season, fantastic for romantic walks. Just be aware that toilets alongside the promenade are closed down at the end of October.

1  Thank 328agag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely clean beaches, mostly sandy( great for the kids).Nice sea level prom. Great gardens at street level, a real credit to the gardeners! Plenty of food outlets on both levels. Pier is free entry.On a fine day there is nowhere better.

Thank BarryJo97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beach, gets very busy in summer months. Summer months sit near the pier and you can listen to the live music from the pier. Our last visit was a day in October. The beach was empty the sun was shining the only let down...More

Thank carole d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When the sun is shining you could be abroad. Sun, sea and plenty to see an do. Beaches offer fun for the kids or peace and quiet to kick back and read.

Thank Brownbuns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free for the family great pier . Food outlets everywhere .. Need more toilets tho .... Beaches great ...

Thank andy c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately the beach was strewn with a lot of rubbish, otherwise it was very pleasant to sit and eat an ice-cream.

1  Thank LizW97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely morning, quite start the Saturday park run is out and about. Warm and dry for the time of the year.

Thank WoodNA
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Visited on a wet dreary day but had a lovely walk along the prom. Had never looked at the Rose Gardens before so walked through and was pleasantly surprised how lovely they were. Memorials sad but beautiful and all the benches have memorials on them....More

Thank mickay1
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely sandy beach. Nice for a day, weekend or holiday.Nice beach huts along the beach, palm trees have been planted too.I recommend it.

Thank Elaine T
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30 August 2018|
Response from iansewell58 | Reviewed this property |
I think you’re allowed to walk your dogs on beach to left of pier but not 100% sure.
13 August 2018|
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Response from iansewell58 | Reviewed this property |
Turn right at pier and about 30 Mtrs next to bar.
Bonnie D
29 June 2018|
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Response from Guide765666 | Reviewed this property |
You can swim, but unless you are a strong swimmer I wouldn't recommend it. The current when tge tide is in is pretty strong. But yeah it's cold & dark. But clean.