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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea view”(59 reviews)
“sea front”(39 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Air Conditioning
Pool
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
Family owned and run Boutique hotel situated right on the seafront
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Location and contact
176-178 Eastern Esplanade | Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea SS1 3AA, England
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5.5 km to Southend Municipal Airport
14 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewssea viewupgraded to a suitesea frontlovely hotelfamily run hotelfree car parkafternoon teaan evening meallovely foodtop floorfamily roomlast minute bookingsandwichesstaff were lovelya lovely staybuffet styleone night stay
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Hotel is very clean. Room 14 with a sea view was very clean and well presented. Wi-fi was excellent and good for downloading. Bar well stocked and staff all friendly and personable. Parking at rear is plentiful although it’s open and not secure. Great for...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My husband booked a surprise night away at this hotel. There is plenty of free parking to the rear of the hotel. As soon as we arrived we were met by a lovely girl on reception. There is a notice board at reception with photos...More

4  Thank caramello1973
Response from rcammidge, Owner at Camelia HotelResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely, positive comments. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay - we are just sorry that the weather was not so accommodating! Hopefully this will be kinder to you on your next visit. Please don't forget to call direct...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed for one night to attend a wedding We were a party of six adults , two children and a baby The owner and staff were so helpful on the phone prior to our visit and most accommodating when we arrived ie putting us...More

Thank Sillynannynoodles
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Camelia Hotel on the seafront at Thorpe Bay and could not recommend it highly enough. We chose to stay for 3 nights in their luxury suite as it was a special occasion to celebrate my husband's 80th birthday. We booked an...More

1  Thank Rita281
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoy eating at this hotel and we have returned many times since our first visit in 2017. The food is of a good quality, the service helpful. All in all, we had a good time and I recommend this place.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Southend-on-Sea
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Southend-on-Sea
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sarah R
19 August 2017|
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Response from Daniel O | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah, Sorry I am unable to answer this question for you. Best to get in touch with them. Thank you, Daniel
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714julie
29 June 2017|
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Response from lisab65 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the hotel do accept dogs as we saw some guests with their dogs.
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Trudy C
31 May 2016|
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Response from BrandNorthLondon | Reviewed this property |
No, It needed one though.
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Room Tips
"Go for the Suite annexe - Superb!"
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"I think it's a fairly quiet location, though we had a room at the back (number 7)"
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"Rooms at tge front have a sea view but are very noisy due to the hotel being on a busy road. We stayed in..."
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"house next door has sea facing rooms, some with balconies"
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