"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Clacton - Martello Tower Beach

Clacton is the largest and busiest of the Essex Sunshine Coast's resorts. It boasts beautiful golden beaches, a fun-packed pier, and beautifully maintained themed seafront gardens, seafront kiosks, two theatres, pleasure flights and a range of sports on land and water. Beaches are gently shelving and benefits from a free child safety wristband scheme to assist parents. The thriving town centre combines national chain stores with independent shops, the nearby factory shopping village offers designer labels at bargain prices. A calendar of events including a free two-day air show keep visitors entertained throughout the year.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Clacton on Sea

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM168136

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Clacton - Martello Tower Beach

  • Push Kiting (0m)
  • Clacton Zoo (0m)
  • Clacton Pavilion (0m)
  • Clacton Pier (1m)
  • Seaquarium at Clacton Pier (1m)
  • Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre (3m)
  • Space Kingdom (3m)
  • REVIVAL (3m)

Tourist Information

Clacton-on-Sea
Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
Station Road
Essex
England
CO15 1SE

Phone 01255 686 633
Email clactontic@tendringdc.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
W
Pressure 1032
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1032
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A large sandy resort beach with a pier backed by a promenade and overlooked by cliff top gardens. This a popular beach with both tourists and locals.

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