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The 10 Best Guest Houses in Southend-on-Sea, UK

Check out our pick of great guest houses in Southend-on-Sea

CARIS Guest House

Southend-on-Sea

CARIS Guest House is situated in Southend-on-Sea, just a 2-minute walk from the seafront and 400 metres from Adventure Island, Marine Parade and Southend Pier which is the longest pleasure pier in the world. Free WiFi is available throughout. Lovely host made to feel very welcone

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9
Superb
164 reviews

Beaches Guest House

Southend-on-Sea

With scenic sea views, Guest House The Beaches is located in Southend-on-Sea. Free WiFi access is available, as well as free on-street parking.

At Guest House The Beaches you will find a garden and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include luggage storage. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including golfing and cycling. Everything was perfect. the room, the food and the view. Such a nice place for a quiet holiday

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9.4
Superb
684 reviews

Suenos Guesthouse 5 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Situated on Southend’s seafront, Suenos Guesthouse offers cooked breakfasts and ample free parking. Just a 20-minute walk Southend Pier, Suenos also has an outside terrace area with far reaching estuary views. The owners are lovely, friendly and extremely helpful. The room was a delight and the breakfasts were excellent

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9.8
Exceptional
137 reviews

Pebbles Guest House 4 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Situated on Eastern Esplanade, overlooking Southend Beach, Pebbles Guest House offers wonderful sea views and cooked breakfasts. There is free parking, free Wi-Fi and a sun terrace.

In prestigious Thorpe Bay, Pebbles Guest House is just a mile from Southend-on-Sea centre. The famous Southend-on-Sea Pier is a 20-minute walk and Adventure Island is just over a mile away. They serve one of the BEST breakfasts ever...I haven't enjoyed one as much for over 9 years! The room was very cosy and comfortable bed. Walking on the seafront was a labour of love since it was teaming with rain on Sunday, but memorable anyway! I loved their notice on the breakfast wall..."LAUNDRY...drop your pants here!"

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9.4
Superb
968 reviews

Ilfracombe House 4 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Just metres from the Southend seafront, Illfracombe House is set in central Southend, offering free car parking and free Wi-Fi. Rooms come with a flat screen TV with digital channels and there is an all-you-can-eat hot buffet breakfast.

Featuring a mini fridge and free tea and coffee, each well-equipped room at the guest house also has a tiled private bathroom. Some rooms have a separate seating area, and a large bay window. Perfect hotel with classic English style. Delicious breakfast! Kind personal and quiet place. The distance to the beach 5 minutes, to the train station 10 minutes by walking.

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9
Superb
625 reviews

The Gleneagles Guesthouse 4 stars

Southend-on-Sea

The Gleneagles Guesthouse offers 4-star rooms with free fibre-optic broadband and panoramic sea views. The guest house overlooks the Cliff Gardens, and is only a 5-minute walk from Southend Pier.

Gleneagles Guest House is a Grade II listed building within Southend’s tranquil conservation area. There is limited on site parking and public parking is available outside the property at a surcharge. Southend Pier, High Street, seafront and Adventure Island are just a 5-minute walk away. We had the best room with a view The tea room was open when we arrived early Great breakfast

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9.3
Superb
643 reviews

Pleasant Court Guest House 3 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Situated 2 minutes’ walk from the seafront. Pleasant Court Guesthouse offers free WiFi throughout and free on-street parking.

Each room comes with an en-suite bathroom, flat-screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities. A mini fridge is also provided. Fabulous location and friendly welcome. Very room with sky TV, fridge and shower /wc. Ideal, we have booked again.

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8.4
Very good
298 reviews

The Waverley 4 stars

Southend-on-Sea

With an enviable seafront location, The Waverley Guest House is a 20-minute stroll along the parade from Adventure Island. Thorpe Bay Railway Station is just a mile away and Thorpe Hall Golf Club is a 15-minute walk. I travelled from Northolt in West London, and, on arrival at The Waverley, was warmly welcomed by the landlady who made me feel 'at home'. The room was just as shown online, and, was very comfortable, spacious and clean. Fantastic location on the seafront and close to the shopping centre and amenities. I will definitely be recommending The Waverley to my friends.

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8
Very good
470 reviews

OYO Devine Beach Guest House 3 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Situated in Southend-on-Sea, 2.6 km from Adventure Island, OYO Devine Beach Guest House features accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. The property is around 2.5 km from Southend Pier, 3.1 km from Kursaal and 7 km from Hadleigh Castle. The rooms have a TV with cable channels. Fabulous bed and bed linen. Felt like luxury after some of the places we have stayed. Breakfast was small but adequate. Within walking distance of restaurants and a great pub.

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7.7
Good
809 reviews

Estuary House 4 stars

Southend-on-Sea

Set in Southend-on-Sea, 2.6 km from Adventure Island, Estuary House offers accommodation with a shared lounge, free private parking and a garden. The property is located 2.5 km from Southend Pier, 3.6 km from Kursaal and 7 km from Hadleigh Castle. The accommodation provides a shared kitchen and free WiFi throughout the property.

All guest rooms in the guest house are fitted with a flat-screen TV. At Estuary House all rooms include a private bathroom. Very accomadating friendly quite lovely room very happy

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7.3
Good
110 reviews

Looking for a guest house?

Warm and welcoming guest houses are ideal for travellers who prefer unfussy accommodation with a personal touch. They are usually family-run, and your host will provide local recommendations and optional meals. Often cheaper than regular hotels, guest houses can also feature a cosy living room and a garden.

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FAQs about guest houses in Southend-on-Sea

  • Many families visiting Southend-on-Sea enjoyed staying at Suenos Guesthouse, Pebbles Guest House and Beaches Guest House.

  • On average, a guest house in Southend-on-Sea costs £74 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Pebbles Guest House, Beaches Guest House and The Waverley have received great reviews from guests in Southend-on-Sea regarding the views from these guest houses.

  • Suenos Guesthouse, Pebbles Guest House and Beaches Guest House are some of our most popular guest houses in Southend-on-Sea.

  • The average price per night for a guest house in Southend-on-Sea for this weekend is £80 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • The average price of a guest house in Southend-on-Sea for this evening is £67 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • These guest houses in Southend-on-Sea are highly rated by couples: Suenos Guesthouse, Beaches Guest House and Pebbles Guest House.

  • For guest houses in Southend-on-Sea that serve up a highly-rated breakfast, try Suenos Guesthouse, Pebbles Guest House and The Gleneagles Guesthouse.

  • Some of the best guest houses in Southend-on-Sea near Southend Pier include The Gleneagles Guesthouse, CARIS Guest House and Pleasant Court Guest House.

Guest houses that travellers love in Southend-on-Sea