Esplanade Hotel - Clacton-on-Sea

27-29 Marine Parade East ;, Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom, CO15 1UU  show map
 3 stars
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Esplanade Hotel - Clacton-on-Sea

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

The 3-star Esplanade Hotel is ideally set minutes away from the beautiful beaches. This quiet hotel dates from 1940 and was refurbished in 2011.

The marvelous location in the center of Clacton-on-Sea gives guests direct access to Felixstowe Beach Holiday Park, The Ipswich Hospital and Jaywick Martello Tower. Martello Children's Zoo, Clacton-on-Sea Beach and Princes Theatre are about 5 minutes' walk away.

London Southend airport can be reached in 40 minutes by car from Esplanade Hotel.

Rooms

This property comprises 31 rooms featuring Second Floor Single Room, Classic Double Room and Superior Twin Room with heating, a minibar, cable TV, a work desk and ironing facilities. Most of the rooms offer a fantastic view over the sea. They feature bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 08:00 till 09:30. The hotel’s stunning restaurant serves a variety of American dishes.

Services

Guests will enjoy using car rentals when exploring the sites of Clacton-on-Sea.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

27-29 Marine Parade East ;, Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom, CO15 1UU

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City Center
  • Clacton-on-Sea
    300 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • The Ocean
    110 m
  • Moon & Starfish (cuisine: British)
    150 m
Beaches
  • Clacton-on-Sea Beach
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Rooms and availability

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Family Suite
Size: 24 m²
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Can hold either two adults and two children or four adults. Room has en-suite facilities, colour TV, tea & coffee facilities and hairdryer.

Room facilities
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 20 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Esplanade Hotel - Clacton-on-Sea Clacton-on-Sea location
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      Hotel Address:

      27-29 Marine Parade East ;, Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom, CO15 1UU

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Clacton-on-Sea
        300 m
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        400 m
      Restaurants
      • The Ocean
        110 m
      • Moon & Starfish (cuisine: British)
        150 m
      Beaches
      • Clacton-on-Sea Beach
        10 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        24

      Esplanade Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 200 m

      Places of interest

      • clacton pier - 200 m
      • Aldersgate Sports & Social Club - 500 m
      • Clacton Conservative Club - 900 m
      • Saint Osyth Priory - 1.5 km

      Amusement

      • Gameshow Amusement Park - 200 m
      • Flicks One & Two - 700 m
      • Clacton Pavilion plc - 800 m
      • Clacton & District Indoor Bowls Club - 1.5 km
      • Sunspot Amusements & Indoor Market - 3.8 km

      Theaters

      • West Cliff Theatre - 600 m

      Local attractions

      • Mistley Place Park Animal Rescue Centre - 18.2 km
        New Road, Mistley

        Near the hotel

        • Clacton-on-Sea Beach - 10 m
          Marine Parade, Clacton-on-Sea
        • Martello Children's Zoo - 740 m
          Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea
        • Clacton Pier - 250 m
          No 1 North Sea, Clacton-on-Sea

        Restaurants nearby

        • The Ocean - 110 m

          Address: 5 Marine Parade East
          Phone: 01255 474693

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          Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 15

        • Aroy Thai - 160 m

          Address: 19 Rosemary Road
          Phone: 1255435599

          74% likes this, based on 58 reviews
          Cuisine: Thai

        • Franco's - 180 m

          Address: 4 Colne Road

          76% likes this, based on 86 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • Moon & Starfish - 150 m

          Address: 1 Marine Parade East

          Cuisine: British

        • Clacton - 120 m

          Address: 3, Rosemary Road
          Phone: 441255470444

          77% likes this, based on 22 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          24
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        Esplanade Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Esplanade Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.4out of 10
        Good
        Based on 103 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Value
        6.0

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Pleasant, polite and helpful staff. Good minimum choice for a tasty, filling breakfast. Lovely sea views. Close to local facilities.

          The decor was clean but dated and shabby in parts. Would benefit from some new carpets in public areas.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Friendly & Helpful Staff, excellent breakfast, great value.

        • Single
          9.6

          Staff were fantastic Friendly & pleasant owner was very helpful and accommodating. You might need to ask for some services but they would try and help where they could.

          The single room was very small But it was clean and Functional and fine for one night

        • Single
          5.4

          Evidence of previous occupant in room - empty vodka bottle / boxer shorts

        • Couple
          10.0

          Freindleness of staff and cleaniness of hotel. We had a fantastic room with sea view.

          The rooms are large and comfy but the decor is a bit dated. Could do with a bit of a face lift, but then again it kind of adds to the feel of the hotel.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          Location

          We have stayed here 4 times now, but have always been happy until now, we were only given the choice of fish A.nd chips £10 so not good value and a low standard ' before 7pm due to a coach party being present, we were told nothing else available! We wanted a choice from the light menu. Very dissapointed. Also an error with our bill and felt we were criminals with our car blocked in to stop us leaving by the maintenance man. Unusual way to settle up. We both felt that these things would stop us booking again.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          The staff were very friendly and helpful good breakfast

          In need of decoration toilet did not flush properly could not shut the bathroom window.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          Stayed in the 'Honeymoon' room, which was comfortable and nicely furnished. It had a large balcony overlooking the sea. The manager (proprietor?) was very 'hands on' and worked hard to keep up standards. Breakfasts were excellent with a good spread (including very nice fried bread.) Evening meal menu was extensive and a good carvery.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Friendly and helpful staff. Nice breakfast.

          Bathroom Shower and Toilet too small. Flat screen tv too small and only 4 analogue channels.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Excellent Location, near to Pier and Shops. Great Sea View. Friendly Staff.

          Whole hotel could do with a refurb. It was Clean, but 'old'. Very small car park, but found space on the side road near-by ok, but this couuld be a problem during week days if busy.

        • Couple
          7.4

          Good location coinsidering that you are just across seafront. Clean and friendly stuff. We had a room with sea view that was really nice. I would go back for another week end

        • Single
          7.0

          The hotel is in a great position, just east of the Pier, so central but quiet at nighttime. However, parking is limited to check with hotel prior to arrival by car. Good value.

        • Family with children
          8.8

          Location of the hotel was perfect for our family, with 2 small children, close enough to beach and attractions to walk and not have to use buggy and far enough away from the bars for it to be quiet, Staff were lovely and very child friendly. The family room was great, with the children having a seperate room, will be booking again.

          The double bed was getting on a bit and could do with updating and we could only get one tv channel in the kids room

        • Single
          6.6

          The Breakfast was good

          I had to go out for food as no cooking facilities were available, when I got back 10pm the bar was closed

        • Family with children
          6.6

          Staff were warm and welcoming and could not have been more helpful. The breakfast was excellent. I was concerned when I saw the cooked breakfast was buffet style after nasty experiences elsewhere but it tasted as good as any fresh prepared. The general feel from all staff was really friendly.

          I found my mattress really uncomfortable. I thought this might just be me as I have severe arthritis but my daughter said hers was the same. Luckily it was very warm so I slept on the quilt! I had no problems with the cleanliness of my room but my daughter said there was cigarette ash on her windowsill. The hotel cannot have known a previous occupier was breaking the law but the cleaning staff should have spotted this and cleaned it up. Also the "sliding door" to the en-suite in her room had no runners top or bottom and had to just be dragged - this was dangerous too for the children it being a family room.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Esplanade Hotel - Clacton-on-Sea Clacton-on-Sea location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        27-29 Marine Parade East ;, Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom, CO15 1UU

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Clacton-on-Sea
          300 m
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          400 m
        Restaurants
        • The Ocean
          110 m
        • Moon & Starfish (cuisine: British)
          150 m
        Beaches
        • Clacton-on-Sea Beach
          10 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          24