Westcliff Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

18 20 Westcliff Parade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS0 TQW  show map
 3 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Westcliff Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Situated near boutiques and shopping centers, the 3-star Westcliff Hotel welcomes guests with 55 individual rooms. The charming building was renovated in 2012 and now combines Victorian architecture with modern technology.

This hotel is situated 800 meters away from Southend Pier, South Essex College and Diggerland. The venue is set within 2 km from Southend-on-Sea city center.

London Southend airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from Westcliff Hotel.

Rooms

A great view over the patio welcomes guests to Petite Room, Small Double Room and Executive Double Room offering private bathrooms along with Wi-Fi, climate control, LCD flat-screen TV, IDD telephone and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can wine and dine at the renowned restaurant, featuring fine international cuisine.

Services

The hotel also offers cars for rent.

Relax

On-site spa facilities feature a Jacuzzi and a wellness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   55.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

General information

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • No pets allowed
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 5 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of GBP 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Westcliff Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

18 20 Westcliff Parade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS0 TQW

Get directions
City Center
  • Southend-on-Sea
    1.1km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Lamplights Brasserie (cuisine: English)
    30 m
  • Toulouse Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    55

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaWestcliff Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

Use Badge

Rooms and availability

Westcliff Hotel Small Double RoomWestcliff Hotel Small Double RoomWestcliff Hotel Small Double Room
Small Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 9m2
Check Prices
  • Private bathroom
— Less information+ More information

A satellite TV, private bathroom and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in this room. This room cannot accommodate an additional bed.

Room facilities
    Westcliff Hotel Standard Twin RoomWestcliff Hotel Standard Twin RoomWestcliff Hotel Standard Twin Room
    Standard Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
    Check Prices
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    — Less information+ More information

    Features include an LCD TV, a hairdryer, free Wi-Fi, and blackout curtains for a peaceful night's sleep. The en suite shower room comes with free toiletries.

    Room facilities
      Westcliff Hotel Triple RoomWestcliff Hotel Triple RoomWestcliff Hotel Triple Room
      Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 16m2
      Check Prices
      — Less information+ More information
      Room facilities
        Westcliff Hotel Superior RoomWestcliff Hotel Superior RoomWestcliff Hotel Superior Room
        Superior Room
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 18m2
        Check Prices
        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Shower
        — Less information+ More information

        Features include the scenic sea views, an LCD TV, a hairdryer, free Wi-Fi, and blackout curtains for a peaceful night's sleep. The en-suite shower room comes with free toiletries.

        Room facilities
          Westcliff Hotel Executive Double RoomWestcliff Hotel Executive Double RoomWestcliff Hotel Executive Double Room
          Executive Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed
          Check Prices
          • Private bathroom
          — Less information+ More information

          A satellite TV, private bathroom with spa bath and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in this room.

          Room facilities
            Westcliff Hotel Executive Junior SuiteWestcliff Hotel Executive Junior SuiteWestcliff Hotel Executive Junior Suite
            Executive Junior Suite
            Size: 15m2
            Check Prices
            • Free Wi-Fi
            — Less information+ More information

            Features include a four-poster bed, scenic views, an LCD TV, a hairdryer, free WiFi and blackout curtains. Mostly all four-poster rooms come with a spa bath.

            Room facilities
              Petite Room
              Check Prices
              — Less information+ More information
              Room facilities

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Westcliff Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                18 20 Westcliff Parade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS0 TQW

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Southend-on-Sea
                  1.1km
                Airports
                • Bus stop
                  200 m
                Restaurants
                • Lamplights Brasserie (cuisine: English)
                  30 m
                • Toulouse Restaurant (cuisine: European)
                  210 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  55

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaWestcliff Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

                Use Badge

                Westcliff Hotel Location

                Legend
                • Current hotel
                • Hotels nearby
                • Other hotels
                • Airports
                • Underground stations
                • Train stations
                • Parks
                • Tourist attractions
                • Museums
                • Convention centers
                • Stadiums
                • Food and meals
                • General

                Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

                Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

                Route Planner
                Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Beecroft Art Gallery - 100 m
                • Arora Gallery - 1.0km

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1.0km

                Places of interest

                • Southend Pier - 400 m
                • Southend Conservative Club - 800 m
                • Sea Life Adventure - 1.4km
                • Royal British Legion - 1.5km
                • The Bandstand, Priory Park - 2.1km
                • Ambleside Social Club - 2.2km

                Amusement

                • Adventure Island - 600 m
                • Captain Jimis Amusements - 600 m
                • Rileys Pool Snooker & Poker Club - 700 m
                • Rileys Westcliff - 800 m
                • Route 66 - 900 m
                • Odeon Cinema - 900 m
                • Deluxe Bingo - 1.0km
                • Deluxe Bingo Club - 1.0km
                • Electric Avenue - 1.3km
                • Pockets Snooker Club - 1.3km
                • Kursaal - 1.6km
                • Wonderland - 1.8km
                • Rileys Leigh On Sea - 2.7km
                • Broadway Superbowl - 2.7km

                Museums

                • Central Museum - 1.1km
                • Southchurch Hall Museum - 2.1km

                Parks

                • Chalkwell Park - 500 m
                • Southchurch Park - 2.0km

                Theaters

                • cliffs pavillion - 200 m
                • palace theatre - 1.6km

                Local Attractions

                • Thorpe Bay Beach - 3.7km
                  Thorpe Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea
                • Waterfront - 12.9km
                  High Road, Burnham-on-Crouch
                • Minster Abbey Gatehouse Museum - 14.6km
                  Union Rd, Sheerness
                • Canvey Island Seafront - 7.7km
                  Eastern Esplanade
                • Wat Tyler Country Park - 13.6km
                  Pitsea Hall Lane, Basildon

                Restaurants Nearby

                • Lamplights Brasserie - 30 m

                  Address: 18-20 Westcliff Parade
                  Phone: 01702 345247

                  86% likes this, based on 25 reviews
                  Cuisine: English

                • The beach hut - 210 m

                  Address: Western Esplanade
                  Phone: 441702335728

                  52% likes this, based on 78 reviews
                  Cuisine: Bistro

                • Pier West - 210 m

                  Address: Esplanade

                  76% likes this, based on 33 reviews
                  Cuisine: English

                • Toulouse Restaurant - 210 m

                  Address: Western Esplanade
                  Phone: 01702 333731

                  73% likes this, based on 308 reviews
                  Cuisine: European

                • Rossi's Parlour - 210 m

                  Address: Western Esplanade
                  Phone: 01702 467532

                  72% likes this, based on 59 reviews
                  Cuisine: British

                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  55

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaWestcliff Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

                Use Badge

                Hotels nearby
                Cities nearby

                Westcliff Hotel Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Westcliff Hotel

                Average guest rating

                7.6out of 10
                Excellent
                Based on 539 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Rooms
                8.0
                Service
                10.0

                Individual guest reviews

                • Couple
                  10.0

                  This is a lovely hotel, very clean and staff are very friendly. It overlooks the sea and is only a short 5 minute walk to local bars and resturants and the theatre is just along the road.

                • Single
                  7.4

                  Stayed for two nights whilst running a conference. Staff were at all times friendly, approachable and efficient. Lunches were better than breakfasts - breakfast was not poor, but not inspiring - everything looked and felt (and on the first morning, tasted) a little tired. Evening meal was very, lounge and bar facilities excellent.

                  Internet access is poor - maybe not an issue for many guests, but it was for myself and colleagues. The staff did everything in their power to be able to help and improve this during our stay, including going out to purchase some new equipment but it it still remained slow and unreliable.

                • Older travelers
                  6.6

                  Go to the theatre for which the location of the hotel was excellent.

                  Would ask for top floor on next visit as it was very noisy from the people above.

                • Group of friends
                  7.8

                  The 24 hour staffed reception was very useful as we arrived at the hotel late on our first night, and they were happy to check us in. Cooked breakfast took the form of a buffet, but it was well stocked and staff were happy to help with special requests, and there were plentyful supplies of cerial and toast for those not wanting a full breakfast. Our rooms were neat and tidy, both room had an ensuite bath, and staff were friendly and helpful throughout the stay.

                • Single
                  5.4

                  The view.

                  Presently undergoing re-furbishment so some areas are quite pleasant whereas others are very tired.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  Very nice bar area and views from front of hotel (although not our room as we faced the roof)

                  We only stayed one night and have no complaints.

                • Family with children
                  5.8

                  Food was excellent, view of the beaches pleasant, water was hot. Beds were clean and neat.

                  Mattress/pillows were hard. Rooms were very hot and stuffy - noisey room with people walking overhead and halls. As a familly room - much too small. Room service non existent. Dirty cups/towels not removed, tea bags etc. not replaced. Lift too small for person with cases.

                • Family with children
                  7.0

                  the views of the sea were fantastic from our room and a jacussi bath was a suprise.

                  the lift is tiny i only just squeezed my buggy in with difficulty,being on the 4th floor it was an inconvienience.

                • Couple
                  6.6

                  The breakfast was lovely and the hotels location was fantastic - amazing sea views

                  Unfortunately we did not receive very good service from the front desk staff who were quite rude and in no rush to serve you which us a shame because all other staff we had contact with were very pleasant

                • Family with children
                  8.2

                  We had a pleasant stay. The hotel staff were approachable, friendly and helpful. The food was good. The room was clean and comfortable. The room at the back of the hotel was noisy as it was over the function room, loud music could be heard until the early hours.

                • Group of friends
                  7.0

                  A group of us stayed here one night. All very comfortable. Didn't use restaurant or bars. Hot/cold buffet breakfast was good. The building is a bit of a warren - lots of odd stairways and firedoors into more corridors, but then it is victorian. It claims to be Southend's finest hotel and I could believe that, although it's not exactly luxury, it's very pleasant. Well situated in Westcliff (the posh bit of Southend) but only 10-15 mins walk into the centre.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  The location was fantastic the resort was clean and tidy, there was a lot of work going on in Southend and we would like to come back next year to see it all finished

                  The hotel room was a little dated and could do with re-decoration, and I was unable to use the lift as it was so small and I am claustrophopic. However using the stairs was good exercise!

                • Older travelers
                  6.6

                  Having stayed at westcliff hotel for our honymoon back in 1967 first time we been back quite a few time since than manly becouse of its location and value for mony.

                • Older travelers
                  10.0

                  the staff were friendly and helpful the food was lovely, well cooked, well presented and a good choice.our room was pleasant with the sea view we asked for

                  although the room was good there was only 1 bedside table which was a bit of a bother and when we arrived the room was cold but there was a plug in heater we could use

                • Family with children
                  8.8

                  The staff were polite, helpful and very nice. The view from our window at the front of the hotel was amazing. The room was clean and modern even though it's an old building, and we even had a jacuzzi in our bath. The breakfast was nice and you get to choose from hot trays exactly what you want which is good, also you have lots to choose from, from cereal to a cooked breakfast, pastries, fruit. We booked our stay at the last minute, so it was on offer, but we would be quite happy to pay full price next time to stay there.

                  The evening meals weren't great, but the 2 courses for £10 is a good offer, if the food was better.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Westcliff Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                18 20 Westcliff Parade, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS0 TQW

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Southend-on-Sea
                  1.1km
                Airports
                • Bus stop
                  200 m
                Restaurants
                • Lamplights Brasserie (cuisine: English)
                  30 m
                • Toulouse Restaurant (cuisine: European)
                  210 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of rooms:
                  55

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSouthend-on-SeaWestcliff Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

                Use Badge