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Clacton - Groyne 41 Beach

Clacton on Sea, Essex

Famous for the Clacton pier, built in 1877. Clacton beach now attracts families to its huge range of traditional seaside entertainments. A sandy beach considered child friendly with local lifeguard patrol and first aid cover.

Beach Type

sand & shingle

Facilities

Restaurant/cafe
Shops
Toilets
Pier
Beach huts
Deck chair hire
Disabled access
Slipway
First aid
Lost child centre
Amusement arcades
Camping

Activities

Swimming
Canoeing
Windsurfing
Sailing
Jet skiing
Or visit the aquarium
Side stalls
Amusement arcades and rides

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs restricted.

Tourist Information

Clacton-on-Sea TIC. 23 Pier Avenue. Essex 01255 423400

Location

Nearest town: Clacton on Sea
County: Essex
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7845, 1.15523
Postcode: CO15 1QX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Located beside Clacton-on-Sea. good main line rail connections. and by road via A12. A120 A133 from London and Colchester.

Public Transport

Bus services 3/4 link Harwich and Clacton 8/7/8A link Clacton and Walton. Timetables available from www.firstgroup.com There is also a train station in Clacton

Nearest Railway Stations

Clacton-on-Sea (Less than half a mile away)
Thorpe-le-Soken (Approx. 5 miles away)
Kirby Cross (Approx. 5 miles away)
Weeley (Approx. 5 miles away)
Frinton-on-Sea (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Parking available - free and pay

Nearby Car Parks

Agate Road, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Jackson Road, Clacton (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
High Street, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Martello Bay, Clacton-on-sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Old Road, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Wellesley Road, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Hastings Avenue, Clacton-on-Sea (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Clacton on Sea Station, Clacton (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Alton Park Road, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Seafront Bays, Clacton-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Clacton on Sea