• Apartments
  • Ocean view
  • Garden
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating

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In central Southend, with spectacular views of the pier and estuary, these boutique self-catering luxury apartments offer free high-speed WiFi, 32-inch LCD televisions, a Blu-ray player, a music system and a kitchen and a dining area. The apartments are set in a historical Georgian building, which retains its ambiance and historic character alongside modern features and comforts. Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments are in a protected area a short walk from the beach. The property has a beautiful communal lounge with fantastic views of the pier. There is also a laundry room with a washer/dryer for guests to use free of charge. The family-run apartments are located next to the high street and a 5-minute walk from Southend Central Train Station, with direct services to London. Central Bus Station is also 5 minutes away. The A127 and M25 motorways are easy to access, as is Southend Airport, less than 15 minutes' drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 7, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.9)

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Accommodation Type
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Southend-on-Sea
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  • Acklam
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Lovely shared lounge which was comfortable and had a balcony overlooking the seafront
  • Sarah
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Stayed with our small family. Hotel in a great location with good parking. Ed was a great host, lots of local knowledge. Our room was very clean and bed very comfy, we’re hoping to return again.
  • Joshua
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, friendly host and clean comfortable accommodation
  • Gillian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Beautifully decorated in fresh calm colours and furniture to suit the property- had everything and more for our super stay. The king size bed kindly put to a twin for us. Nothing was too much trouble - highest recommendations to Ed and his...
  • Mariama
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The room is a bit noisy when you are walking, not really a good place for children.
  • Jenny
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Beautiful property, clean and well maintained. Perfect location
  • L
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    As above, everything couldn't fault our stay. Thank you for making us feel welcome. The treats were very much appreciated.
  • Lili
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Beautiful view from one of the sea view apartments, very comfortable and clean apartment and lovely host!
  • Brian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent location. very comfortable room with all the bits you need for a short break. The hosts were really friendly and we really enjoyed our stay. We will book again for our next trip to Southend on Sea.
  • Lynette
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very clean spacious accommodation and central to all that the area offers. The host was very friendly and went above and beyond to make our stay a very enjoyable one.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi. Could you tell me what cancellation policy would apply please especially regarding covid

    Hello. Full payment to be made on booking however if the government guideline for your arrival date is that only essential travel is to be made & this..
    Answered on 5 February 2021
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    Southend is an all year round destination but for the best weather and for walks on the Pier late spring onwards is the idea time
    Answered on 16 January 2020
  • do you allow small dogs in your property ?

    Thank you for the message but we are unable to accept dogs in the property. Sorry we can't help on this occasion. Kind Regards
    Answered on 11 August 2020
  • Is there a cooker in the appartment?

    There is an induction hob with all the necessary pots and pans & a microwave. There is no oven.
    Answered on 21 July 2020
  • Do you have WiFi ?

    Yes. All our apartments have free wi fi.
    Answered on 12 October 2020
  • Do you offer twin rooms

    The Lady Hamilton ground floor apartment is the apartment we normally use for twin beds if requested. Any further information please ask. Kind Regards
    Answered on 15 August 2020
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Managed by The Findlays

Company review score: 9.9Based on 122 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Ed Findlay has been working in tourism for 27 years, 12 years in Guest Accommodation and has won many awards for service.

Property info

Luxury Self-catering apartments housed in a beautiful Georgian property that dates back to 1790. Award Winning historic Property Spectacular views over the longest pleasure Pier in the world Next to the High Street on a quiet Terrace Professionally run establishment with an keen eye for detail Suitable for business & lesiure due to its wonderful position and facilities A few minutes walk from Southend Central Station & Central bus Station. (X30 Stansted bus link) Short taxi / train journey to Southend Airport Discounted parking rates Afternoon tea and business meetings can be booked in the unique Guest Lounge overlooking the Gardens & Pier Full modern facilities including Free-Wi Fi & state of the art technology

Neighborhood info

Located in the centre of Southend, next to the high street in the conservation area. The Terrace & property overlooks the cliffs and the longest pleasure Pier in the world. Located on a beautiful and quiet terrace but just moments away from the shops, restaurants, beaches and all the fun of the fair!

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Amenities of Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Blu-ray player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Amenities
  • Sofa bed
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Common Areas
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Beach
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
Languages Spoken
  • Czech
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Slovak

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21

Maestro Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club American Express Cash Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Check-in/out times:

Check-in time is from 15:00 (latest check-in 21:00) and check-out time will be from 07:00 until 11:00.

Please note there is no elevator at Pier View. The Pier View apartment is accessed by steep stairs. The Lord Nelson apartment is located in the basement area but it has natural daylight in both rooms.

When booking for 7 nights or more, different policies and additional costs will/may apply. The property will contact Guests after Booking with further details.

Please note that this property cannot accommodate hen and stag parties.

Any people under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a person of 21 years or over.

Please supply the property with the ages of any children staying.

Public parking is available at a location nearby (Royal Terrace) with special reduced rates made directly with Pier View. Subject to availability on arrival.

Please note, 24/7 security cameras operate in all communal areas of the building.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments

  • The nearest beach is 500 feet from Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments is 1,800 feet from the center of Southend-on-Sea. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 1 bedroom

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Check-in at Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Pier View Self Catering Luxury Apartments can accommodate this group size:

    • 2 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.