Harwich Sailing Club beach is a shingle beach located besides Harwich Harbour. If you are looking for facilities then the best option is the nearby cinema that has options to Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Essex
Planning a trip to Essex and looking for the nearest beaches. The Essex coastline is varied and the perfect family destination for days out, with the traditional bucket and spade pier resorts like Southend and Clacton that will keep everyone entertained to exploring the wildlife saltmarshes, tidal inlets, or one of Essex’s 35 islands.
Finding the right Essex beach is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search at the top of the page to plan your next Essex beach visit.
Three Shells beach is a sandy beach in the middle of Southend-on-Sea by the pier. Three Shells is a popular family beach as it is in the town and close Read more [...]
Brightlingsea beach is a small semicircular beach and quiet family resort that has a gently shelving sand and shingle beach. Located where the River Colne flows into the sea. Activities include Read more [...]
Jubilee Beach is a busy beach as it is within Southend on Sea but located just away from the main attractions but still within walking distance of local amenities: Adventure Read more [...]
Harwich Beacon Hill beach is a sand and shingle beach that sits below the derelict Beacon Hill fort. Beach huts and promenade back the beach and nearby options available for Read more [...]
Clacton (Clacton-on-Sea) is the largest town on the Tendring Peninsula, in Essex, a seaside resort that popularity increased due to its close, day-trip possible, proximity to London. Clacton has a Read more [...]
Holland-on-sea beach is a sandy beach to the east of Clacton. A sandy beach with some sea defences. Holland-on-sea beach is less busy than the main Clacton beaches but only Read more [...]
Dovercourt Bay beach is a sand and shingle beach that gently shelves into the sea. A popular family beach with activities and amusements to keep the children happy. Dovercourt is Read more [...]
Southend-on-Sea City Beach is in the middle of the Southend-on-Sea seafront. This is a true family beach with Children Fun areas, Adventure Island, The Pier, Local Arcades, Shops and Places to Read more [...]
Cudmore Grove beach is on the eastern end of Mersea Island within the Cudmore Grove Country Park. This is a sand and pebble beach backed by grassland and marshes and Read more [...]
Leigh Bell Wharf beach is a small strip of sand alongside Leigh’s renowned cockle sheds. When the tide is out this just becomes a muddy estuary. Facilities include parking, toilets, Read more [...]
Thorney Bay beach is a small sandy beach on Canvey Island backed by a large grassy area. When the tide is low the beach has some muddy areas. Facilities include car Read more [...]