Things to do when visiting Martello Beach Holiday Park, Clacton-on-Sea


Clacton Pier

Clacton Pier is a "must" when visiting Martello Beach Holiday Park, offering an array of entertainment, refreshments and a stunning location for film and photographic projects. Clacton Pier has welcomed film crews featuring in high-profile TV shows and advertisements. Whatever the weather, there is something for everybody at Clacton Pier.

Entry to the Pier is free so, if like me, you enjoy a stroll soaking up the atmosphere Clacton Pier is for you.

The following activities and entertainment are offered (costs apply) :

  • Fun fair (rides and activities for all)
  • Amusement arcade
  • SeaQuarium
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Boat Excursions
  • Sea Fishing
  • Food and refreshments

 

Don't just take our word for it, visit Clacton Pier website for more information, what's on guide and prices : Clacton Pier Website

Jaywick Martello Tower

The Martello Tower Trail

The Martello Tower Trail

Jaywick Martello Tower

Jaywick Martello Tower can be found next to Martello Beach Holiday Park. An inexpensive family day out, steeped in history.

Jaywick Martello Tower is not only a gallery, workshop space, or meeting point but all of these things.

Find out more about Jaywick Martello Tower and The Tower Trail by visiting their website : Jaywick Martello Tower Website

Photography provided by one of ETK Letting's Owner's : Sarah H

 

 

 

The Martello Tower Trail

Discover the history of Tendring's Napoleonic towers.

Pack up some lunch and follow the trail along the coastline from Point Clear to Walton and join in the games along the way. Download your Martello Tower Trail map here.

In the age of "technology" you can now download an app to guide you through the trail : download for free via Google play or iTunes.

Photography provided by one of ETK Letting's Owner's : Sarah H

Martello Beach

Martello Beach can be found right outside Martello Beach Holiday Park where you will find 7 miles of Golden sand with 5 star water quality.

Martello Beach is named after a small defensive fort known as a 'Martello Tower', which dates back to the nineteenth century. Plenty of facilities including beach huts and a campsite. Popular clifftop gardens overlooking the beach.

Find out more about Martello Beach by visiting the Beach Guide Website : Martello Beach Website

Photography provided by one of ETK Letting's Owner's : Sarah H

Martello Beach

Matello Beach : 7 miles of sandy beach

Martello Beach

Martello Beach : kids spashing around

Martello Beach

Martello Beach : 7 miles of sandy beach

Clacton Factory Outlet

For the shopaholics out there, why not pay a visit to the Clacton Factory Outlet Centre on the outskirts of Clacton.

Whether you are looking for everyday essentials, shopping for a special gift or just want to do some window shopping and grab a bite out with the family, a visit to Clacton Factory Outlet is the answer. For an up-to-date list of outlets, offers and information, visit their website : Clacton Factory Outlet Website

Theatres Goer? Choose from two local theatres.

For the theatre goer, Clacton has two Theatres to choose from :

Both theatres offer an array of entertainment. Follow the links above for their "what's on guide" and prices.

Torrington Tide Mill

For the Historian, why not take a trip to Torrington Tide Mill.

Located alongside a picturesque waterside, Torrington Tide Mill is a Grade II listed building and is enjoyed by walkers and mill enthusiasts alike. Once powered by outgoing tidal water, it is one of the few remaining tide mills in the UK. There is a small car park nearby (available only on mill open days) and you can see the mill as part of several interesting walks in the local area. 

For more information, visit Essex Country Park's website : here is a link to Torrington Tide Mill's information : Torrington Tide Mill Website

Clacton Air Show

With many Air Shows being cancelled throughout the UK during 2016, Clacton Air Show is a "must see".  Amazing stunts, lots of information and an amazing atmosphere. Not just the air show but lots of exhibitors, refreshments for a thoroughly enjoyable day.

Dates set for 2017 : Thursday 24th & Friday 25th August 2017

Event opening times: 11am - 5pm Thursday & Friday

For general show information: 01255 686633

For more information, visit the Clacton Air Show website : Clacton Air Show Website

Visit Colchester

Whilst holidaying at Martello Beach Holiday Park, why not plan a visit to the nearby historic town of Colchester?

Colchester is Britain's oldest recorded town with a history dating back more than 2000 years. However, Colchester is now a thriving, modern town with lots of attactions, including Colchester Zoo, Colchester Castle and plenty of places offering a vast array of refreshments.

So, why not plan a day out to Colchester to enjoy the entertainment, do a little shopping or simply soak up the atmosphere.

For more information, check out visit Colchester website : Visit Colchester Website

Clacton Beach

Clacton have 5 beaches to call "their own". For your convenience, we have added web links to all 5 beaches below :

 

Clacton Beach provides the traditional British Seaside Holiday, together with a Victorian Pier which takes centre stage. You will also find the usual seaside amusements, entertainment and cafes.

A large stretch of golden sands, 5* water quality, seasonal lifeguard service, good parking and plenty of amenities close by make Clacton Beach a firm favourite for family holidays.

Photography provided by one of ETK Letting's Owner's : Sarah H

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

Clacton Beach : View from the Pier

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Thank you to Sarah H for providing the links, information and images for this article.

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Lavender : Static Caravan for Hire

Lavender : Static Caravan for Hire, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Lavender : Static Caravan for Hire

Parkdean Resorts, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Poppy : Static Caravan for Hire

Poppy : Static Caravan for Hire, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Poppy : Static Caravan for Hire

Parkdean Resorts, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Rose : Static Caravan for Hire

Rose : Static Caravan for Hire, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Rose : Static Caravan for Hire

Parkdean Resorts, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Beach : Static Caravan for Hire

Beach : Static Caravan for Hire, Martello Beach Holiday Park

Beach : Static Caravan for Hire

Parkdean Resorts, Martello Beach Holiday Park

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