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Shoebury Common Beach

Uncle Toms Cabin Shoebury Common Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9HG, England
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Iovely

My kids loved it they loved running around the beach. It is a beautiful place for children to play... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
godmercyzw
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Erembodegem, Belgium
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Relatively little known beach

A long stretch of sandy beach backed by small sand dunes to the East of Southend at Shoeburyness... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
shsand2001
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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Uncle Toms Cabin Shoebury Common Road, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9HG, England
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My kids loved it they loved running around the beach. It is a beautiful place for children to play and swim. One of good things about the beach is that it is not overcrowded.

Thank godmercyzw
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A long stretch of sandy beach backed by small sand dunes to the East of Southend at Shoeburyness. Car parking and first aid post with slipway for small craft. At the Eastern end of the beach is an MOD site where there is a National...More

Thank shsand2001
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visited the Poppies Wave on the pier today and found this part of the town to be less busy and a great place for a walk. Uncle Tom's cabin is a great stop spot for a cuppa.

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the beach today for a walk. This end of Southend is not as busy as the pier part or Leigh. The beach starts of as shingle but as you walk along it becomes more shingle and sand. The beauty of the walk is that...More

1  Thank Joann K
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Nice walk along looking at all the different beach huts. Relaxing atmosphere. Decent size car park and a cafe.

Thank Cerys J
Reviewed 5 April 2017

So easy to park your vehicle in the car park. Toilets available. This is such a lovely place to picnic and relax. Plus Take-Away food so handy if you fancy a delicious burger ! My husband and I go here many times during the Summer...More

Thank robjones2017
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Shoebury common beach or west beach as its also called over looks the last bit of the river Thames before it turns into the north sea. Clean and tidy beach with toilets that are open all year and a cafe that is open in the...More

Thank Southessexmale
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We walk to Uncle Tom's from Southchurch park, along the beach with the dogs, stop at Uncle Tom's for coffee and a sausage roll or pasty, before walking back again. Dogs allowed in too so good for us doggy people.

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The perfect location to pitch up in the evening in the summer to enjoy a lazy fish & chip supper whilst watching the sun go down.....almost have the beach to ourselves. Heaven!

Thank Petesilverfox
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

As a child this was where I went on holiday. Today, my son enjoys visiting. The quality of the beach is noticeable. The facilities block was valuable in the old days and remains so today. We did not use Tom's Cabin on this occasion.

Thank Greg E
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