...the perfect place for a getaway!
If you are in search of the traditional pleasures of the seaside, and would like to relive some treasured childhood memories, then the Essex Sunshine Coast which is part of the Tendring holiday peninsula is the ideal place to do this.
Whether you visit Clacton-on-Sea with its award winning beaches and stunning seafront gardens or the historic port of Harwich you are sure to find something enjoyable for everyone. The area is a perfect destination for either a long weekend break, family or group holiday, or just a simple day out at the seaside!
The surrounding area boasts picturesque towns and villages steeped in history surrounded by beautiful unspoiled country landscapes you can easily enjoy via walking and cycling. Visit our accommodation page for tips about finding great places to stay. With links by road, train, coach, ferry and plane, and with the centre of London only an hour or so, it’s an easily accessible destination. For more information about free parking visit our find us page.
Explore the wide variety of restaurants in Tendring, serving locally caught fish and using fresh local produce.
Whether you are visiting for the day, staying for a week or live locally, we keep you up to date on the top local events and entertainment venues.
Towns & Villages
Things to do in Tendring...
Enjoy walking, cycling, geocaching, water-sports, sailing and kite surfing… try something new!
From the Blog
- The new Code allows people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy the health and wellbeing benefits that nature offers, while giving it the respect …Read More
- The National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) are funding a seafront heritage trail in Tendring from Jaywick Sands to Holland Haven but also incorporating Clacton town …Read More
- Use the map link below to see the beach areas in Tendring that have a dog ban in force. The bans apply from 1 May …Read More