...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.
Download the Love Tendring app – where you can find information on nearby car parks, toilets and other facilities. It also tells you how busy beaches are based on hourly data from TDC’s Beach Patrol (seasonal service).
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 Lord Lieutenant’s Office and Essex County Council offer a virtual drop-in opportunity for businesses interested in self-promotion, through the Queen’s Award. Businesses looking to …Read More
- Tendring District Council Beach Patrol members with Councillor Alex Porter holding a Blue Flag at Dovercourt Bay Six beaches in Tendring have been handed prestigious …Read More
- Britain’s top aerial display team has been confirmed as part of a bumper line-up for this year’s Clacton Airshow – thought to be the biggest-ever. …Read More