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Southend Pier

Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1EE, England
01702-21-56-20
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Private Southend's Seaside Delights Day Trip from London
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Southend Pier is the worlds longest pleasure Pier at one and a third miles or two point two kilometres. You may walk or take a unique ride on a Pier train. Visit the lifeboat station and gift shop, and stop for refreshments in Salt café.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“lifeboat station” (123 reviews)
“both ways” (117 reviews)
“train ride” (124 reviews)
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Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The train ride was quite pricey I thought, it was still nice to go on though especially as it was well over a mile to walk to the end of the pier. Once at the end of the pier there wasn't much to do, there...More

Thank Ashleigh A
Reviewed 5 days ago

the longest pleasure pier in the world, she's had her troubles but she's still there, walk or take the train

Thank guygrimwade
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your comment, we hope the Pier will be standing for many more years.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Southend on business for a night, so decided to take a walk on the pier....which is apparently the longest in the world at 2.16 km into the Thames Estuary. Is that France asked my wife pointing towards All Hallows. Bless. Anyway it's...More

1  Thank Johnny_vegan
Southendpier, General Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When your married to a sea fisherman you can get bored with sitting on a beach so going to Southend pier made a welcome change. The guys who operate the train to the end are so helpful as we were about to miss it as...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Southendpier, General Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again

Reviewed 1 week ago

kids loved it and got the train back. Thanks to the wonderful lady who found my sons bag really appreciate it whomever you are x

Thank Stacey B
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a slow stroll down to the end of the pier. It was beautiful stroll and just lovely to look back along the way. We decided to catch the train back as the rain had started.

Thank YoYoGabba
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a misty day made the experience of walking the pier surreal. The tide was out so the gulls and other birds were feasting on the mudflats. as you walked along towards the end of pier started to appear while Southend faded. After a look around...More

Thank David M
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a nice sunny afternoon in June so decided to take friend done the longest pleasure pier,not much open at the end of the pier, but lovely views

Thank Ruth S
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over 1 mile long went by the trian got to look round the R.N.L.I boat shed had a tea and bun in cafe.

Thank Ray T
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stroll along the pier deep into the midst of the Estuary - glorious sunshine with a gentle cooling breeze - sat on the cafe steps a mile out to see taking in the glorious views - fabulous!!

Thank Robert N
Southendpier, Manager at Southend Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your visit.

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Michael E
29 May 2017|
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Response from skrem | Reviewed this property |
Part of the pier is gone but it's spirit hasn't.
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Victoria B
5 March 2017|
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Response from Southendpier | Property representative |
Hi Vicky, Jamie Oliver only uses the café as a film set for a few weeks during the year. We use the building as a take away for ice cream, drinks and snacks during the height of the season. His family own 'Olivers On The... More
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danae363
30 January 2017|
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Response from Southendpier | Property representative |
There is indeed a train that takes you to the far end. If you would like more information nearer the time please call us on 01702 215620.
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