Camelia Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS1 3AA  show map
 3 stars
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Camelia Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Wind surfing

Fishing

Cycling

Hiking

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The modern 3-star Camelia Hotel is set in a central area minutes away from Dickens World The Grand Tour, Palace Theatre and Buckmore Park.

30 minutes away from Southend-on-Sea city center.

London Southend airport is 10 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

The hotel offers 30 annex rooms with such room amenities as a trouser press, a writing desk, Wi-Fi, heating and multi-channel TV. Some rooms offer stunning views of the garden. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a walk-in shower and a bathtub available in all guestrooms.

Eat

The good restaurant offers fine seasonal meals. The small bar serves a selection of wines.

Services

A photocopier and a meeting room and such hotel facilities as currency exchange, free parking and a safe deposit box are available on-site.

Relax

Leisure facilities in Camelia Hotel include a patio and a sun terrace. Guests can choose from fishing, windsurfing and golf available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   34.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • Front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

Activities

  • Wind surfing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Beachfront
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Driving range
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Camelia Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
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Hotel Address:

178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS1 3AA

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City Center
  • Southend-on-Sea
    2.4km
Airports
Bus stop
  • 100 m
Beaches
  • Thorpe Bay Beach
    880 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of rooms:
    34

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 15m2
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    Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
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      Camelia Hotel Family Twin Room
      Family Twin Room
      Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
      Size: 21m2
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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: King Size bed
        Size: 21m2
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          Executive Double Room
          Bed type: King Size bed
          Size: 22m2
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Camelia Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
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            Hotel Address:

            178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS1 3AA

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Southend-on-Sea
              2.4km
            Airports
            Bus stop
            • 100 m
            Beaches
            • Thorpe Bay Beach
              880 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  10.30 am
            • Number of rooms:
              34

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaCamelia Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Camelia Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Arora Gallery - 1.8km
            • Beecroft Art Gallery - 3.0km

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 2.3km

            Places of interest

            • Ambleside Social Club - 1.0km
            • Sea Life Adventure - 1.4km
            • Southend Conservative Club - 1.9km
            • Southend Pier - 2.4km
            • The Bandstand, Priory Park - 3.6km
            • Royal British Legion - 4.1km

            Amusement

            • Wonderland - 900 m
            • Kursaal - 1.1km
            • Pockets Snooker Club - 1.5km
            • Electric Avenue - 1.5km
            • Deluxe Bingo Club - 1.8km
            • Deluxe Bingo - 1.8km
            • Odeon Cinema - 2.1km
            • Adventure Island - 2.1km
            • Captain Jimis Amusements - 2.2km
            • Route 66 - 2.3km
            • Kids Kingdom - 2.4km
            • Rileys Pool Snooker & Poker Club - 3.5km
            • Rileys Westcliff - 3.5km

            Museums

            • Southchurch Hall Museum - 900 m
            • Central Museum - 2.6km
            • Gunners Park - 2.8km

            Parks

            • Southchurch Park - 1.0km
            • Shoebury Park - 3.0km
            • Chalkwell Park - 3.3km

            Theaters

            • cliffs pavillion - 2.6km

            Local Attractions

            • Canvey Island Seafront - 10.3km
              Eastern Esplanade
            • Minster Abbey Gatehouse Museum - 12.9km
              Union Rd, Sheerness
            • Wat Tyler Country Park - 16.4km
              Pitsea Hall Lane, Basildon
            • Waterfront - 11.9km
              High Road, Burnham-on-Crouch
            • Elmley Marshes - 14.7km
              Kingshill Farm, Sheerness

            Near the hotel

            • Thorpe Bay Beach - 880 m
              Thorpe Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Number of rooms:
                34

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaCamelia Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              Camelia Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Camelia Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.6out of 10
              Excellent
              Based on 93 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              10.0
              Rooms
              9.0
              Service
              8.0
              Value
              8.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Single
                7.0

                i thought the hotel was fine disspointed when booking on line i assumed we had a room with sea view by photos but our room was overlooking car park "sorry"

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                Comfortable, plenty of space, very good breakfast.

              • Family with children
                9.6

                Our second time to stay in this hotel. Room is clean, staff are all very nice. My children love the full English breakfast.

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                .Available parking. Comfortable enough bed. Cooked breakfast, although scrambled egg a bit rubbery .

                We stayed in room 28 and found the route from reception to it tortuous. We tried to have an early night, but it was ruined by banging doors and water-hammer in the water pipes at all hours. Had we known what was coming there was no way we would have booked . Our charge for providing this useful information is £30. The reason for the charge is that we are not making ab official complaint; just giving you an opportunity to make amends in more ways than one.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                Reasonably priced, reasonable breakfast, good size room, clean, right on the seafront.

                Walls a bit thin so some noise from neighbouring guests, car park a bit rough, but no worse than expected for the money

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                Breakfast

                Dampness of room 20. Mould above window in bathroom. Because of the dampness nothing would dry. The towels were as wet after we showered on Saturday as before we showered on Sunday. All the bedding was damp. We opened a couple of windows but this did not make any difference we did not open the larger windows due to security concerns. The atmosphere was damp causing slight breathing difficulties for my wife. There is obviously a problem there which needs to be sorted.

              • Couple
                10.0

                The view from the suite that we like is always stunning especially during the summer months when we wake up early in the morning (due to jet lag) and you look out to sea and across to Kent.

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                The room we finally got was good, nice size apartment. The breakfast was excellent. The views of the coast from apartment very good. The staff were friendly and helpful.

                When arriving at the hotel we were told that another guest was staying on further and that we would be given a similar room. The room we were given was tiny, it had missing shades from the ceiling light fitment and the bed was small and uncomfortable. I went back to reception and told them it was not a similar room to the one I had booked and that I was not satisfied with it, the receptionist immediately gave us a upgrade at no further cost, we were pleased with the apartment. The shower was a mixer type which I had never seen in a hotel before. You could not get a correct mixture of hot/cold water.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                Room was close and on ground floor. Breakfast was good. Right location for our needs.

                The Hotel said that they did not have my name registered with them for a booking. After showing them Booked.net confirmation email a room was eventually sorted out. The room was fine - a little small but fine

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Modern quality room with en-suite bath (rm16) and lovely sea view. Hotel itself very clean and tidy modern decoration and carpets. Restaurant modern very smart as was bar area. Food very good. Landlady and staff all very pleasant and smartly dressed. A great experience.

                1. Probably the car parking claim. Not really the Hotels own but nevertheless very easy and handy behind the hotel. 2. Forgot to advise Hotel before leaving the bathroom would benefit from two or more towel rails to dry towels! And the loo seat kept coming apart. 3. Minor irritation was the chamber maid needs to make sure bottom sheet fits and not left not tucked in! Otherwise all excellent. Thank you.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                The Staff were very polite and friendly both at check in and throughout our stay. The Hotel is very clean and bedroom / bathroom was set at a very good standard for the price. Bar staff were very accomodating. Breakfast was great and served well. All in all a great place to stay and good value considering its location.

                Would have liked to be able to open a window to get some fresh air but we were on the ground floor at the back of the hotel so for security reasons I guess the windows were locked down and protective glass installed. Some air conditioning or a simple fan may have helped. Did not like the hangers in the wardrobe. I know some people steal them if they are the normal ones and thus understand why the mini ones are used but they are a pain!

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                We found the hotel clean and bright and the staff friendly. We were only there overnight but would definitely recommend it to friends and stay again if we are in the area.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Having booked a superior room, when we arrived we were upgraded to a sea view room. What a way to start the morning, a cup of tea and watching the boats on the estuary. The room was very comfortable and the whole thing was beautiful. The service from the staff was above normal standard and their patience with families was outstanding

              • Single
                7.0

                The staff was excellent in answering all of my questions and assisting me as best they could.

                I was there for business and am used to a hotel that provides more amenities to a business traveller.

              • Couple
                7.0

                Was clean and well presented, good internet facilities and generous size television in room with good reception.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Camelia Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              178 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS1 3AA

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Southend-on-Sea
                2.4km
              Airports
              Bus stop
              • 100 m
              Beaches
              • Thorpe Bay Beach
                880 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Number of rooms:
                34

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaCamelia Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

              Use Badge

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