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Southend - Three Shells Beach

Southend on Sea, Southend-on-Sea

Three Shells is considered a family beach with lots of facilities and entertainments close by, and it is close to the town centre.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets
Beach shower
Kiosks
Shops and cafes

Activities

Children’s climbing frame
Amusements
Museum
Seasonal entertainments

Nature and Wildlife

Stroll along the promenade to the pier and explore the town.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

Yes

Dogs

Dog restrictions apply.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Quality Coast Award

Tourist Information

http://www.southend.gov.uk/ Visitor Information Centre Western Esplanade Southend Pier Southend-on-Sea Essex SS1 1EE Tel. 01702 215620 Fax. 01702 611889

Location

Nearest town: Southend on Sea
County: Southend-on-Sea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5324, 0.713735
Postcode: SS1 1EE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

At the centre of Southend.

Public Transport

Near to Southend train station.

Nearest Railway Stations

Southend Victoria (Less than a mile away)
Southend Central (Less than a mile away)
Southend East (About a mile away)
Westcliff (About a mile away)
Prittlewell (About a mile and a half away)

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

Parking

pay parking

Nearby Car Parks

Alexandra Street, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
The Royals Shopping Centre, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Clarence Road, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Seaway, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Tylers Avenue, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Southend Central, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Elmer Approach, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Warrior Square, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Fairheads Green, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Beach Road, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Southend on Sea