Southend On Sea 7 Days - Park Inn Palace Hotel
Southend is the largest resort in Essex and Londoners' favourite seaside resort. It has a famous pier, the longest in the world, with a railway service along to the pier head over a mile out to sea. A large lift offers access to the seafront from the town's shopping centre and theatres.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
TOUR OPERATES SUNDAY TO SATURDAY
Full Day Excursion to London
We have a morning guided sightseeing tour (included in the tour cost) to take in the principal sights of the capital. We then have the rest of the day to explore the city, take in the sights or browse the vast array of shops!
Full Day Excursion to Greenwich and the National Maritime Museum
We travel via the Blackwall Tunnel to Greenwich and the famous National Maritime Museum (free entrance). There is a Nelson display, and the history of Atlantic trading. A short walk away uphill is the Royal Observatory with its amazing collection of Harrison's ship clocks and story of 'finding longitude.
Full Day Excursion to Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea
Today we visit Britain's oldest town which grew from a Roman fortress and still has long stretches of Roman fortifications as well as a splendid Norman keep (the largest in Europe) and interesting sites from the Civil War. We then continue on to Clacton, the leading resort on the Essex 'Sunshine Coast'.
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Park Inn Palace
The restored Palace Hotel is in an ideal position, a short stroll away from Southend's excellent shopping centre with the seafront accessible via a free promenade lift. Below the hotel on Marine Parade is the long pier with its own railway and Adventure Island theme park. The hotel's reception is on the ground floor, whilst the restaurant, lounge and bar are on the first floor with lift access. The 137 bedrooms are spread over 5 floors and served by 3 lifts. Each has en-suite bath, shower and WC, satellite TV, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities. Tel:01702 455100