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Guest Accommodation with 9 rooms £59-£80 prpnb

The Sandrock

The Sandrock


1 Penfold Road,
Marine Parade West,
CO15 1JN


1 Penfold Road,
Marine Parade West,
CO15 1JN


In a quiet location personally run by the resident proprietors Jill and Paul with their staff. Its prime location within Clacton gives easy access to the local attractions and amenities, just 100yds from the Promenade Gardens, pier and award-winning sandy beaches. 200yds to shops. All rooms have a remote TV, tea/coffee making facilities, radio alarms, hair dryers and en suite showers or bathrooms. All rooms have colour coordinated furnishings with fully fitted carpets. A relaxing luxury guest lounge is available with wide screen TV. The smart dining room with individual tables serves a freshly cooked full English Breakfast with a range of options and choices for vegetarians, plus a licensed bar. We have a Red Diamond rating with the AA which puts us in the top 10% of all English Three Diamond AA rated Guest Houses. The property is of late Victorian architecture sympathetically converted 35 years ago to a hotel. The property has a wide central staircase with 2 handrails giving easy access to all rooms. We have a ground floor room; early booking is advised for this popular room during peak times. We also have a family room which can sleep 4. Small well behaved dogs are welcome, they are not allowed in the public rooms. No smoking in guest lounge or dining room. Car parking. Jill and Paul look forward to meeting you.

Children welcomeRadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedLicenced (table or bar)Lounge for residents' useIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingSenior citizens reduced ratesCentral heatingTelephone (public)Television availableGolf available (onsite or nearby)Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedDogs/pets accepted by arrangementVegetarian diet availableWiFi or internet accessLeisure club (onsite or nearby)Single sex groups NOT acceptedHairdryerCots availableOn street/public parking

Children welcome from any age.



Plan route to The Sandrock using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 174145  Lat: 51.78745 Long: 1.15092

By Road:
Heading north up the A12 from the M25 or south from the A14, take the A120 to Harwich. Once on the A120 heading east take the A133 for Clacton-on-Sea. Follow the road signs to the seafront, turning right for a few hundred yds to the pier. We are the 2nd turning after the pier.

By Public Transport:
The mainline railway to Clacton-on-Sea leaves Liverpool Street in London. Once at Clacton station it’s a £4.00 taxi ride to the Sandrock.


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Licenced (table or bar)Licenced (table or bar)
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Senior citizens reduced ratesSenior citizens reduced rates
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Television availableTelevision available
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • Single sex groups NOT acceptedSingle sex groups NOT accepted
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • Cots availableCots available
  • On street/public parkingOn street/public parking

Children welcome from any age.