East Horndon

Sea views. Spacious rooms, including family rooms. Modern facilities. WiFi wireless internet. East Horndon is rated by VisitEngland as a Four Star, Silver Award Guesthouse, offering many of the services of a hotel.

Built in a peaceful, unrivalled seafront position on the Eastern Esplanade (part of the scenic Viking Trail) overlooking a sandy bay and the Channel, this grand property has large well-appointed rooms with modern facilities. Access to the promenade and beach directly opposite. It is five minutes stroll to the town amenities, shops, restaurants, pier and Viking Bay. Bleak House, once home to Charles Dickens, is just 300 metres. Unrestricted parking on the Esplanade and on-site.

Bedrooms are spacious, bright and comfortable with quality furnishings; controllable lighting; king-size beds; armchairs; tea/coffee making facilities; modern televisions with freeview and HD; bedside clocks. Most have a view of the sea. First floor front rooms have doors to the balcony with tables and chairs. Complimentary tea/coffee and toiletries supplied. All bedrooms have modern fully tiled en-suite facilities with thermostatic showers except the single which has a private bathroom. Family rooms are available for twin or double occupancy.

Breakfast is served in the Dining Room from 8am, or earlier by arrangement. The menu includes a buffet of juices, fruits and cereals followed by an a la carte selection of traditional English fare including organic, vegetarian and vegan options; toast and preserves; teas and coffees.

Child minimum age 6yrs. The hotel has a no-smoking policy.


  • WiFi access
  • Ensuite rooms
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Locally produced food