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Welbeck Hotel

SS0 7TA, Southend-on-Sea, 27 Palmerston Road

Situated in the seaside resort of Westcliff-on-Sea, the Welbeck Hotel offers free WiFi and free private parking. It is less than 300 metres from Westcliff Railway Station. The rooms include a Freeview TV and tea... read more

645 reviews 6.7
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£ 30.00

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Devine Guest house

SS0 7SR, Southend-on-Sea, Manor Road 21-23

Situated in Southend-on-Sea, 2.6 km from Adventure Island, Devine Guest house features a shared lounge. The property is close to South Essex College, Southend Central Library and Roots Hall. The property is located 2.5 km... read more

496 reviews 7.6
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£ 34.20

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The Oakland Hotel

CM3 5XF, Woodham Ferrers, 2-6 Reeves Way

The Oakland Hotel is a family-run budget hotel situated in the centre of the riverside town of South Woodham Ferrers, 15 miles from Southend-on-Sea. Close to the River Crouch, all rooms have private bathrooms. Rooms... read more

536 reviews 7.6
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£ 35.77

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Lotus Lodge

SS0 0AA, Southend-on-Sea, 164 Southbourne Grove Westcliffe-on-Sea

Lotus Lodge has well-equipped accommodation boasting free WiFi in Southend-on-Sea, 3.3 km from Adventure Island and 3.3 km from Southend Pier. Kursaal is 3.8 km from the lodge, while Hadleigh Castle is 5 km from... read more

344 reviews 7
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£ 40.00

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Haven House Hotel

SS1 2AN, Southend-on-Sea, 47 Heygate Avenue

Set less than 1 km from Adventure Island, Haven House Hotel offers accommodation with free WiFi in Southend-on-Sea. The property is situated an 11-minute walk from Southend Pier and 1 km from Kursaal. Hadleigh Castle... read more

199 reviews 4.5
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£ 40.00

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Muthu Westcliff Hotel

SS0 7QW, Southend-on-Sea, 18-20 Westcliff Parade

Dating back to 1891, this magnificent Victorian hotel is close to the seafront with spectacular views over the Thames Estuary. It has a high, clifftop location and provides individually decorated rooms, free Wi-Fi, and a... read more

1838 reviews 7.8
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£ 46.50

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Seafront Luxury Apartment

SS0 7RQ, Southend-on-Sea, Station Road

Set in Southend-on-Sea within 2.2 km of Adventure Island and 2.1 km of Southend Pier, Seafront Luxury Apartment features accommodation with free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and a kitchen. A microwave and toaster are also... read more

27 reviews 9.5
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£ 49.00

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Beaches Guest House

SS1 3AA, Southend-on-Sea, 192 Eastern Esplanade

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. Each room here will provide you with a TV and satellite channels.... read more

523 reviews 9.3
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£ 53.00

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The Gleneagles Guesthouse

SS1 1DP, Southend-on-Sea, 5 Clifftown Parade

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. The bright and spacious bedrooms... read more

558 reviews 9.3
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£ 55.00

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Frasers Guest House

SS11 7RF, Battlesbridge, 5 Maltings Road

Frasers Guest House is situated in Battlesbridge, 14 km from Southend-on-Sea and 9 miles from Basildon. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms include a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Rooms come with... read more

142 reviews 9.1
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£ 57.50

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Ilfracombe House

SS1 1HG, Southend-on-Sea, 9-13 Wilson Rd

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 Sky Sports 1, and... read more

569 reviews 8.9
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£ 58.00

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Camelia Hotel

SS1 3AA, Southend-on-Sea, 178 Eastern Esplanade, Thorpe Bay

Located on the seafront at Southend-On-Sea, with views of The Thames Estuary, Camelia Hotel is just one mile from Southend on Sea. It has good food, free Wi-Fi and free parking. The train station is... read more

623 reviews 9.2
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£ 60.00

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The Rochford Hotel

SS4 1BU, Southend-on-Sea, Bradley Way

This hotel is situated in the picturesque Essex village town of Rochford, less than a mile from the airport and 200 yards from the mainline railway station. Rooms at The Rochford Hotel each have a... read more

629 reviews 8.7
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£ 64.90

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Roslin Beach Hotel

SS13BG, Southend-on-Sea, 10-12 Thorpe Esplanade

With lovely views of the Thames Estuary, this Southend-on-Sea hotel offers free Wi-Fi, fitness facilities, treatment rooms, and free parking. The hotel restaurant serves fresh ingredients and produce from the hotel's farm. The Roslin Beach... read more

1457 reviews 9.1
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£ 69.00

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Park Inn by Radisson Palace

SS1 2AL, Southend-on-Sea, Church Road

In the centre of Southend-on-Sea, The Park Inn by Radisson Palace is opposite the vibrant Southend Pier and amusement park. It has modern rooms, a lively bar and grill and an on-site gym. This Park... read more

2924 reviews 8
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£ 69.30

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Seven Hotel

SS1 1DT, Southend-on-Sea, 7-9 Clifton Terrace

Featuring a terrace and a bar, Seven Hotel is situated in Southend-on-Sea, 1.5 km from Adventure Island. The property is close to several noted attractions, around 1.4 km from Southend Pier and around 1.6 km... read more

450 reviews 8.9
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£ 89.00

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Arundel Road

SS7 4EF, South Benfleet, 74 Arundel Road

Arundel Road is located in South Benfleet. The accommodation is 18 km from Southend-on-Sea. Chelmsford is 24 km from the holiday home, while Brentwood is 23 km away. The nearest airport is London Southend Airport,... read more

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£ 141.18

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Why look for cheap hotels and b&bs ?


southend airport departureIf you’re travelling extensively, you know how important it is to be able to lay your head down in a nice, clean, spacious guest room that guarantees a good night’s rest. When you choose to book a cheap hotel or inexpensive B&B located near the Southend Airport, you make your life a whole lot easier, and you save time and money.

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You no longer have to wake up at ridiculous hours to avoid getting stuck in traffic while trying to catch your flight. On top of that, in August 2013 the Southend Airport was listed as the best UK-based airport by Which?, a prominent consumer group. The construction of the new terminal was completed in February 2012. At this point, this structure comprises duty-free stores, two elegant cafes, ATMs and a bar.

Also owned by Stobart Group, the grand Holiday Inn Hotel is a fantastic 4-star accommodation option featuring the one and only rooftop restaurant opened in Essex. Transportation is definitely not a problem. The airport is currently being serviced by busses managed by Arriva Southend.

Several cheap hotels and B&Bs are catalogued as excellent accommodation alternatives due to their high level of convenience and extra features such as free shuttle service or free car parking.

Places to Stay – Where Should You Stay ?


accommodationThere are many reasonably priced hotels that ensure shuttle transport services. Park Inn by Radisson Palace Southend-on-Sea, Chelmsford Serviced Apartments, Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester Five Lakes, Holiday Inn Rochester Chatham, Bridgewood Manor, Orsett Hall Hotel Grays, and Best Western Atlantic Hotel are only a few of the main sought-after hotels listed in this category, which may capture your attention at a first glance.

For pricing and additional details, check the transfer alternatives brought to you by your favourite accommodation. Ilfracombe House (2.2 mi from the airport), Holiday Inn Southend (0.1 mi from the airport), and Camelia Hotel (3 miles from the airport) all ensure free car parking and let you feel the holiday vibe and enjoy panoramic views that you wouldn’t be able to contemplate elsewhere.

In case you are trying to save some money while eating and sleeping well near the airport, don’t hesitate to analyse the most recent offers made by nearby B&Bs like Atlantis Guest House (10 rooms), the Waverly (9 rooms) or Roslin Beach Hotel (62 rooms). One thing’s certain: those who plan to stay at a classy cheap hotel near the airport can choose from several appealing options for transportation and shuttle transfer. Find your favourite one with just a little bit of help from us.

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International Airfield in Essex England UK


Name : London Southend Airport

At this point, it serves approximately 970,000 travellers on an annual basis. It was bought by Stobart Group in 2008. Since that point in time it has undergone a set of extensive, on-going developments.

Location : the terminal building is located between the town centres of Rochford and Southend in the county of Essex, approximately 36 miles or 58 km east of Central London UK.

Address : Southend on Sea, Essex SS2 6YF, England, United Kingdom (UK)

IATA Code : SEN

Main Airlines : mainly served by Aer Lingus Regional (operated by Aer Arann), EasyJet, Thomson Airways (operated by Volotea)

These airlines offer domestic services and scheduled flights to locations across the United Kingdom and Continental Europe.

Other major airports in the region offering international and domestic flights are Luton, London Gatwick (see hostels), Stansted Airport (see Hotels), London City Airport and Heathrow International Airport (see best accommodation).

Train Transport

Nearby Southend Airport railway station links SEN, via Stratford, with London Liverpool Street train station. It also serves Sutton, Essex and northern parts of Southend on Sea.

Bus Transport

SEN international is served by buses operated by Arriva Southend. Bus routes will take you to Southend (7, 8 and 9), Rochford (7 and 8), Ashingdon (7), Hawkwell (8), Hockley (7 and 8), Eastwood (9) and Rayleigh (7, 8 and 9). Coach route X30, operated by First Group, connects the terminal building with Chelmsford and Stansted Airport.

By Car

London Southend Intl. Airport is situated just off the A127 which provides easy access to the M25, A13, and A12.

Terminals : one passenger terminal.

Region : East of England

District : Rochford District

County : Essex

Tel. : +44 1702 538500

Nearest Hotels : in the towns and villages of Southend-on-Sea, Rayleigh, Wickford, Burnham on Crouch, Woodham Ferrers, and Basildon.

More information : AirportEasyjet HolidaysBorough Council

Things to do and see nearby


Rollacity (Purdeys Way, Rochford, England UK): Indoor rollerskating rink. Great way to spend a couple of hours.

Central Museum (Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EW, England): old library made into a small local museum. A nice museum for a quick visit which displays collections of local and natural history and contains a planetarium constructed by astronomer Harry Ford in 1984.

Adventure Island (Sunken Garden, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1EE, England): free-admission theme park located at the seafront with over 40 rides and attractions. Great for kids and families.

Old Leigh (High Street, Leigh-on Sea, SS9 2EP Essex, United Kingdom): old fishing village full of unique character and charm, narrow cobbled streets and old buildings. There is a variety of things to do and see.