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Nice enough beach area..best bit is the jetty..where they do boat trips..and the kids love... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Lovely quiet beach. Oysters at every turn

Beach was very peaceful. The place to be if like me you love oysters. Blimey they're massive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough beach area..best bit is the jetty..where they do boat trips..and the kids love crabbing..amazing how many they catch..but best of all is the places you can get seafood..especially oysters.

Thank bigbarryEssex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beach was very peaceful. The place to be if like me you love oysters. Blimey they're massive though. Pub clientele in a bit rough around the edges to be honest. Bit LADS LADS LADS wanting to be heard. Company Shed is an absolute must. Smashing...More

1  Thank Tuesday R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little beach to bring the kids to play and great to bring the dog for a nice long walk along the.beach front

Thank Fluffypoos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our children can't wait to visit the beach on West Mersea every time we come 😊 the dogs love it here too, a lovely long stretch of sand, pebbles and shells.

Thank Kate W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Depends what you are looking for. For a nice walk, with or without a dog it is great and the views are good. Do not feel it would be a great beach to spend the day at though - rather stony and tide goes out...More

Thank Clive1234x
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended clean and spacious self catering accommodation with Wi-fi, parking space for 1 car, outdoor decked garden and accepts dogs. Pleasant setting, close to shoreline and close to amenities. Reasonable price for such good accommodation.

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Spent the afternoon here with family, good to see lots of families enjoying relaxing bucket and spade time, A lot of beach huts but very few being used A couple of food and drink cafe and very clean public toilets. Plenty of car parking. It...More

Thank Pauline F
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Mainly pebble beach, young children will need beach shoes. Water looks dirty.probably the best beach on the island to be fair.

Thank elaineallen67
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a great beach, walk away from the beach huts and it’s totally secluded Highly recommended and can’t wait to return

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We love coming here during the weekend summer months to take the dogs for a walk along the beach. Very friendly place to visit and there is a lovely cafe which is just off the beach which is very nice and good value for money....More

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Kamal A
6 August 2018|
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Response from 30Annemarie16 | Reviewed this property |
I think the first hour was free but parking was very cheap. Enjoy your visit.
12 July 2018|
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Response from billmA2195UR | Reviewed this property |
Away holidays allow dogs
Pam D
23 May 2018|
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Response from Hoppityskip |
There is a causeway to drive over