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Park Inn by Radisson Palace Southend-on-Sea
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM327 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
0.37 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Lovely staff especially Callum in the bar and the lovely man in check-in. I didn’t get him name unfortunately (I think it might have been James)"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

Park Inn by Radisson Palace Southend-on-Sea
Seven Hotel
4 out of 5
5-7 Clifton Terrace, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM996 per night from 14 Feb to 15 Feb
0.34 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (327 reviews)

"The Seven , really should be renamed 10 .... My stay was that good , service was great , top draw consistently from the check in to the check out ...... beautiful breakfast to . If you are looking for a good stay in Southend .... stay here its fab"…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2020

Seven Hotel
Holiday Inn Southend
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is RM313 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
3.45 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (727 reviews)
Great place to stay!

"Loved the hotel, loved the staff. They were very clean and on board with the COVID restrictions. Only downside to the hotel is that the parking is a bit confusing to find the enter an email and also (maybe a Hotels.com thing) there wasn’t anything about the parking charges advertised, until you actually ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2020

Holiday Inn Southend
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Gleneagles Guesthouse
3.5 out of 5
5-6 Clifftown Parade, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM342 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
0.4 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (69 reviews)
Little Gem

"Fantastic boutique hotel the owners are really friendly and helpful. Garry sorted out parking for us immediately which was a relief. The room was extremely nice and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2020

Gleneagles Guesthouse
Suenos Guesthouse
5 out of 5
184 EASTERN ESPLANADE, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM416 per night from 21 Feb to 22 Feb
2.07 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
Would definitely stay here again

"Received a warm welcome and enjoyed a lovely 1 night stay at Suenos, Neil gave us advice on the local area and breakfast was delicious. Everywhere was spotlessly clean and Covid compliant. We would definitely recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

Suenos Guesthouse
University of Essex, Southend Campus
2 out of 5
36 Queens Road, Southend-on-Sea, England
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0.41 km from city centre
University of Essex, Southend Campus
Seaside House
3 out of 5
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1.08 km from city centre
Seaside House
Camelia Hotel
3 out of 5
178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM474 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
2.02 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)
Truly Excellent Hotel

"Truly amazing hotel which was without doubt, one of the best we’ve ever been to . The reception and waitress staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The food in the restaurant was second to none and perfectly cooked and displayed. And above all the rooms were modern and very comfortable and stylish. ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Camelia Hotel
The Ilfracombe House
4 out of 5
9-13 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM432 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
0.72 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (258 reviews)

"The proprietors were very helpful. The hotel is a 10 minute walk to Southend station."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

The Ilfracombe House
Hamiltons Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
6 Royal Terrace, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM369 per night from 17 Feb to 18 Feb
0.31 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (348 reviews)

"Worth staying if you want to use the Pier etc welcoming staff and host."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2020

Hamiltons Boutique Hotel
The Hope Hotel
3 out of 5
34 Marine Parade, Southend-on-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM342 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
0.62 km from city centre
3.3/5 (97 reviews)
Boat fixing

"I would like to say a huge thank you for making our stay so comfortable - we had a hard task ahead of us - mending a boat and to have such wonderful staff that were welcoming and always smiling made the end of our days much happier. Thank you so much"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

The Hope Hotel
Haven House Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Heygate Ave, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM290 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
0.28 km from city centre
1/5 (2 reviews)
Smelly Hotel

"Absolutely smelly and discussing. Just don't go..... 😤 I was scared bad area. The only good thing was a two min walk to town an near seafront at Southend. Nobody on premises if you have any problems. No a kettle or a fridge in room. Bed like brick ill never go back"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2018

Haven House Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
3.5 out of 5
Flat 1-8 St Johns Rd, Southend-on-Sea, England
The price is RM422 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
0.99 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)

"Excellent apartment very clean, small but well equipped kitchen, kept well informed of how to use the keyless access, good to have a parking space, various shops within a 5min walk. Will stay again. Only complaint, 2 wineglasses please!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2019

Blue Suede Shoes
Compass Point
4 out of 5
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1.71 km from city centre
Compass Point
The Moorings B&B
3 out of 5
172 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM342 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
2.01 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
The Moorings

"Emma is an outstanding host. She made my stay perfect. I would highly recommend The Moorings for a place to stay! A ten is not high enough A*****"…"

Reviewed on 30 Apr 2020

The Moorings B&B
The Beaches Guest House
3 out of 5
192 Eastern Esplanade, Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM369 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
2.11 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (133 reviews)

"Thanks to the staff at the Beaches for making our stay comfortable and convenient"…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec 2020

The Beaches Guest House
University of Essex - Southend Campus
3 out of 5
University Square, 39 Queens Rd, Southend-on-Sea, England
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0.42 km from city centre
3.3/5 (9 reviews)

"The mattress was extremely uncomfortable. Could not sleep all night."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2019

University of Essex - Southend Campus
Seventy Eight
4 out of 5
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0.94 km from city centre
Seventy Eight
Meridian Apartments - Southend
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1.35 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (12 reviews)
Large apartment for 1 or couples

"Clean, large and afforable, parking on site, close to shops,"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Meridian Apartments - Southend
Skylark Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM290 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
4.19 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (376 reviews)
Oved it

"Its my 2nd time there, had a lovely room, comfortable beds and very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2020

Skylark Hotel
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Visiting Southend-on-Sea

Travellers to Southend-on-Sea give high marks for the seaside and lively bar scene. Tourists can also enjoy the city's gardens and golf courses. Top sights around the area include Southend Pier, Rochester Cathedral and Rochester Castle.

  • There are 22 hotels and other accommodation options in Southend-on-Sea
  • The closest major airport is in London (SEN-Southend), 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in London (LCY-London City), 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away

Getting around Southend-on-Sea

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station, Southend Victoria Station or Southend East Station. Southend-on-Sea might not have as many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Southend-on-Sea

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 20°C, whilst the average at night is 4°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 22°C with night-time averages of 10°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and nighttime averages of 3°C
  • Average annual rainfall for Southend-on-Sea is 26 millimetres
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 21°C, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Southend-on-Sea?
The Beaches Guest House is a favourite with Expedia customers. It’s a 3-star guest house offering free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend Camelia Hotel and Holiday Inn Southend as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Southend-on-Sea, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Southend-on-Sea.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Southend-on-Sea?
Based on reviews, The Ilfracombe House is a popular guest house for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free English breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Gleneagles Guesthouse and Holiday Inn Southend.
What's the best place to stay when travelling with children to Southend-on-Sea?
Pebbles Guest House is a top 3-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features free parking and free breakfast. Other options to stay with the children include Park Inn by Radisson Palace Southend-on-Sea and Skylark Hotel. Also, attractions such as Adventure Island and Southend Pier are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Southend-on-Sea?
Skylark Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features LCD TVs and coffee makers.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Southend-on-Sea?
The Terrace Guest House is a top guest house for people travelling with their pets. Holiday Inn Southend is another option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Southend-on-Sea?
The Beaches Guest House is a top 3-star guest house offering free parking, located within a short 1-minute walk of Southend Beach . Other good options for your stay near the beach include Suenos Guesthouse and Pebbles Guest House.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Southend-on-Sea?
Suenos Guesthouse is a 5-star guest house with a bar and a terrace, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Holiday Inn Southend and Seven Hotel are other upscale choices for your holiday.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Southend-on-Sea?
The Ilfracombe House is a favourite 4-star guest house with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 20 guestrooms, a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Southend-on-Sea?
Hamiltons Boutique Hotel is a top 4-star B&B for golfing nearby.

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