Martello Beach Clacton on sea
  • Martello Beach Clacton on sea
  • Martello Beach Clacton on sea
  • Martello Beach Clacton on sea
  • Martello Beach Clacton on sea

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Clacton on Sea is the largest and busiest of the Essex Sunshine Coast’s resorts.  It boasts beautiful golden beaches, a fun-packed pier, exceptionally maintained seafront gardens, sea front kiosks, two theatres and pleasure flights.

This beach can also boast Blue Flag status which was regained this year.  The beach is gently shelving and benefits from a child safety wristband scheme to provide reassurance for 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.

Martello Bay is located approximately one mile from town centre and is adjacent to West Beach.

 

Beach Facilities

  • Sandy
  • Cafe/restaurant/pub
  • Toilets
  • Disabled toilet facilities / disabled / pushchair access to beach
  • Deckchair hire
  • Slipway
  • First aid
  • Lost child centre
  • Promenade
  • Pier (Nr adjacent West Beach)
  • Dog restricted area
  • Crazy golf
  • Bus stop at beach and on a cycle route
  • Car Parking – pay car park / street parking
  • Other Information
  • Powered and non powered watercraft
  • Kite and wind surfing
  • Groynes and rocks

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Events

Saturday, 26th June 2021 - Saturday, 26th June 2021

Bhaji on the BeachBhaji on the Beach - CancelledOutdoor screening of Bend it Like Beckham. Indian cultural event with food stall, dancing and more!
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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

COVID-19 Response

  • 2m distancing in place
  • Open now

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

The town is served by mainline railway connections to London and Ipswich and road connections from the north (Ipswich and Colchester) via A12, A120 and A133.

Martello Bay, Clacton on sea

Type:Beach

Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1NW
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Awards

  • Other AwardsBlue Flag Blue Flag 2020

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