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From the beach at Clacton on Sea
There are miles of award-winning beaches and beautiful countryside to enjoy in and around Clacton on Sea with lots to explore.
See the seafront walk from Holland to Jaywick featured on Google maps here.
Try the more sedate Clacton Seafront and Garden Walk taking 20-30 minutes featured on the Tendring District Council site here.
Walking can be thirsty work, so why not take an Essex pub walk.  The local ones being


There are lots of other towns and villages to explore nearby - click here .

Fishing - Sea and fresh-water:

There is a designated sea-fishing area at the end of Clacton Pier.  Day tickets are £5 and can be bought on the day from the ticket booths.

Coarse fishing is available near Clacton and near Weeley.
Fresh water fishing is available at Weeley, on the outskirts of Clacton.

If you would like to try something further afield, visit the Suffolk Water Park in Ipswich, 45 minutes away.

Sea Breeze offers a lockable garage which would be ideal for storage of fishing equipment.


Click here to download a file showing the cycle routes in Tendring

Sea breeze has a large lockable garage which can be used for storage of bicycles and equipment. 


Clacton Golf Club is a 5 minute drive from Sea Breeze and Beach Cottage.  It welcomes day visitors who have their own golf clubs.


For those of you who like to sail and own a boat, there are several very attractive places to sail to/from in the area, including



West Mersea

Walton Backwaters

 Visit the Harwich Town Sailing Club.
Sea Breeze has space for three vehicles parked along the left side of the property which would accommodate a boat that is no wider than a car.  In addition, a lockable garage is available for storage.

Gym, Tennis and Swimming:

Facilities available at Clacton Leisure Centre, a very short walk from Sea Breeze.

Language Schools:

Available at Colchester, 20 minutes by train or by car.

Martello Tower, Jaywick Sands

Jaywick Sands beach