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

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The boutique 3-star Camelia Hotel lies within a 30-minute walk of Southend-On. Camelia Hotel has been welcoming guests to its non-smoking rooms since 1890.

The property is about 25 minutes' walk of South Essex College. A 30-minute walk to the center of Southend-on-Sea.

The hotel enjoys a superb location within 10 minutes' drive from London Southend airport.

Rooms

Rooms at Camelia Hotel feature modern touches such as coffee/tea makers, complimentary Wi-Fi, climate control, a writing table and television with satellite channels. Camelia Hotel offers rooms with the garden view. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving local dishes on site.

Services

Residents will benefit from room service, laundry and dry cleaning.

Relax

Camelia Hotel offers such leisure options as a tennis court, a patio and a golf course. On-site sport activities include hiking, windsurfing and horse riding.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   34.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Front desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Driving range
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10.30 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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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
    1.5 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Thorpe Bay Beach
    2900 ft
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
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Rooms and availability

Camelia Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 double bed with ensuite facilities with bath and/or shower , hairdryer . coffee/tea making facilities free wi-fi, , TV, Radio, no smoking

Camelia Hotel photos Room
King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Camelia Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Annex King Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Internet access
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

King Suite in annex with King-size bed with ensuite facilities with bath/shower combination, hairdryer coffee/tea making facilities free wi-fi, , TV, Radio, Separate seating area with balcony or patio and sea views no smoking

Camelia Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Camelia Hotel photos Room
Superior Annex Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 King-size bed superior king-size bed in annex with option of put-up single bed/cot with ensuite facilities with bath/shower combination, hairdryer . coffee/tea making facilities free wi-fi, , TV, Radio, no smoking

Camelia Hotel photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Camelia Hotel photos Room
Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Camelia Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Executive King Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 King size bed Executive sea view double with ensuite facilities with bath/shower combination, hairdryer . coffee/tea making facilities free wi-fi, , TV, Radio, no smoking

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Arora Gallery1.1 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center1.4 mi

Places of interest

  • Ambleside Social Club3300 ft
  • Sea Life Adventure4600 ft
  • Southend Conservative Club1.2 mi
  • Southend Central Library1.4 mi
  • South Essex College1.4 mi
  • Southend Pier1.5 mi
  • Southend Magistrate Court1.6 mi
  • Southend Crown Court1.6 mi
  • Southend-On-Sea Probation Service1.7 mi
  • Southend-on-Sea Borough Council1.7 mi
  • Spire Wellesley Hospital1.7 mi

Amusement

  • Wonderland3000 ft
  • Kursaal3700 ft
  • Pockets Snooker Club5000 ft
  • Electric Avenue5000 ft
  • Deluxe Bingo1.1 mi
  • Deluxe Bingo Club1.1 mi
  • Adventure Island1.3 mi
  • Odeon Cinema1.3 mi
  • Captain Jimis Amusements1.4 mi
  • Route 661.4 mi
  • Kids Kingdom1.5 mi

Museums

  • Southchurch Hall Museum3000 ft
  • Central Museum1.6 mi
  • Gunners Park1.7 mi

Parks

  • Southchurch Park3300 ft
  • Shoebury Park1.9 mi

Theaters

  • cliffs pavillion1.6 mi

Local attractions

  • Canvey Island Seafront6.4 mi
    Eastern Esplanade
  • Minster Abbey Gatehouse Museum8.0 mi
    Union Rd, Sheerness
  • Wat Tyler Country Park10.2 mi
    Pitsea Hall Lane, Basildon
  • Waterfront7.4 mi
    High Road, Burnham-on-Crouch
  • Elmley Marshes9.1 mi
    Kingshill Farm, Sheerness

Near the hotel

  • Thorpe Bay Beach2900 ft
    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
    Fabulous
    Based on 93 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    8.0
    Value
    8.0
    Location
    10.0
    Rooms
    9.0

    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
      1.5 mi
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Beaches
    • Thorpe Bay Beach
      2900 ft
    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