From secluded, quiet beaches where you can while away the day with a good book, to fun family-friendly beaches with deckchair hire and boat trips . There's seven miles of coastline so you're sure to find the perfect beach in Southend.
We've got family favourites perfect for building sandcastles, to wide open spaces that are a kifesurfer's paradise and more! Plus five of Southend's beaches proudly fly a Blue Flag. If that's not enough, all Southend beaches have been presented with a Seaside Award by Keep Britain Tidy.Take a look for yourself and discover your ideal coastal setting.