Featuring fascinating towns and villages, gorgeous landscapes, and staggering coastlines Essex is a lovely destination for a dog-friendly holiday. With an abundance of beaches, woodlands and rich farmland to discover, you and your furry friend can enjoy some of the most amazing walkies!
- Selsey Ave, EnglandThe Beach House is set on the coast of Clacton-on-Sea, boasting fantastic sea views making this seaside property the perfect coastal break for families and groups of friends. The property has been decorated and furnished to a good standard, catering for all ages, with a downstairs bedroom and bathroom available. Situated over three floors, the views from the living room balcony are perfect for a warm evening, overlooking the English Channel. The Beach House has 4 bedrooms with a mixture of twin, bunk and double rooms, a light and bright conservatory, with a dining table and enclosed garden. There are many walks and cycling routes nearby and plenty of local attractions including the award-winning beaches, Clacton-on-Sea Golf Course, sea fishing and wind surfing. The famous Clacton-on-Sea pier hosts several attractions and an array of shops, bars, restaurants, theatre or enjoy a new movie in the cinema. Further afield, guests can explore the historic town of Colchester, the oldest recorded town in the Britain. Take a step back in time and visit the historic villages in Essex and Constable Country in nearby Suffolk. For a trip to the capital, London is around 1 hour 20 minutes away by train for a day exploring and enjoying the many attractions London has on offer. Beach 100 yards. Shop and restaurant ½ mile, pub 200 yards.£120Price per night from
- EnglandThis perfect country home set in a rural location but close to lots of great things to see and do, The White House is the perfect retreat for discerning guests looking for a relaxing break. This part of Essex has so much to enjoy that you really will be spoilt for choice. Having that important wow factor that sets your holiday apart from all others. The private large enclosed landscaped lawn garden with seating terrace and furniture, and your very own hot tub to enjoy.
Once entering the property you are greeted with a stylish white interior and large reception rooms. This is a truly magnificent home to make memories to last a lifetime. A well equipped kitchen and a large dining table is perfect for the whole family to dine together and celebrate in style. For cooler nights, the living room has an electric wood burning effect fire, and great comfy sofas to relax and watch TV or a movie. Or why not enjoy the pool table for a friendly game of pool or make use of the jukebox? There are four bedrooms on first floor, the master boasts large super king double with walk-in wardrobe and en-suite, there are two further twin bedrooms and another double. The fifth bedroom is on second floor with its own bathroom.
The immediate local area offers some great walking and cycling opportunities. There are two pubs, both serving food nearby, nearest a 15 minutes’ strolling distance. Golf enthusiasts bring your clubs, several golf courses nearby. Thrill seekers will find Rope Runners, a ski and snowboarding slope and carting within easy reach and nature lovers will enjoy Thorndon Country Park, Weald Country Park and King George’s Fields. History buffs will also have much to explore as they can take the self-guided Brentwood Heritage tour or visit Brentwood Museum, The Secret Nuclear Bunker or Ingatestone Hall. Brentwood itself has lots of great shopping opportunities including many independent and boutique stores but real shopaholics should head to the discount designer outlet Freeport Braintree, which is just 50 minutes away.
If you’re in the mood for even more history or indeed more shopping, hop on a train and take a direct train into the City of London, where you can enjoy all that this amazing capital city has to offer. Animal lovers should make time to head to Colchester Zoo, 45 minutes away. There are so many great places to eat, some of which you will find very close by. Sandy beaches and coastal resorts of Leigh-on-Sea or Southend-on-Sea, where you can take in the sea air and enjoy all the fun of the fair 50 minutes’ drive. Beach 21 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.£246Price per night from