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Southend - Jubilee Beach Beach

Southend on Sea, Southend-on-Sea

Southendís new beach opened in July 2003. Jubilee Beach was created from the construction of the improved flood defences, and stretches from Southend Pier to Thorpe Bay. The Marine Parade section of the beach is very popular with families. The entrance sign and indicator board is on the Golden Mile.

Beach Type



First aid station
Disabled toilets
Lost child centre
Southend Pier
Longest pleasure pier in the world


Children's area

Nature and Wildlife

Take a walk on Southend Pier. the longest pleasure pier in the world at 1.34 miles or ride on the famous Pier train. Guided walks on Southend Pier and through the Conservation Area. Seals are occasionally sighted. Fishing from the Pier and the beach is v

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The Council clean the beach. manually. twice a day during the summer season. There are litter bins and dog bins present.


Dogs are not permitted on the beach between 01 May and 30 September.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award

Tourist Information

Southend Visitor Information CentreSouthend Pier. Western Esplanade. Southend-on-Sea. SS1 1EE. Telephone: 01702 215120 Email:


Nearest town: Southend on Sea
County: Southend-on-Sea
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5273, 0.724956
Postcode: SS1 2ER
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Leave M25 at Junc 29. take A127 to Southend follow signs for seafrontAccess is from Marine Parade and Eastern Esplanade.

Public Transport

Southend Central railway station is ten minutes walk away.

Nearest Railway Stations

Southend East (About a mile away)
Southend Victoria (About a mile away)
Southend Central (About a mile away)
Prittlewell (About a mile and a half away)
Westcliff (Approx. 2 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


parking available for 2500. parking fee applies.

Nearby Car Parks

Fairheads Green, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Beach Road, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Seaway, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
The Royals Shopping Centre, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Southchurch Park, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Alexandra Street, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Tylers Avenue, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Southchurch Park (East), Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Clarence Road, Southend-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Southend on Sea