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Esplanade Hotel

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

First impressions on arriving was that the outside needed some TLC.Inside was better with some upgrading work having taken place.Room 2 had recently been refurbished with decorations and new carpets.shower room was spacious and clean but very little pressure in shower.Satisfied with room but view was over a rubbish filled yard.Bit of noise from room above. breakfast was basic but...

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The showers are pointless they are so powerless, plus no hot water in the mornings. Our television was broken + they couldn't find a spare one, when we mentioned all of this, I was told the manager would call me. 5 days later after I had left 3 messages I spoke to him, where he was the rudest, most unprofessional...

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2Thank Danchumley
Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Well considering the reviews we were not expecting much but actually it was lovely. What we liked: * It WAS very clean * Staff were so so nice and very accommodating * Bed was comfortable and the sea view was lovely * Breakfast was knotting to shout about, again staff were lovely It is a shame as the outside with...

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Thank KiwiB34
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It is a great location to stay in, especially if your looking for attractions. The room is missing paint 🎨 and needs decoration. It was clean and relaxing when going to sleep. On the first night 🌃 people opposite (children) where laughing and swearing at 3 in the morning and soon after seagulls chirped in. Overall a nice stay. Breakfast...

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Thank awesomeguy12321
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We booked one night at the Esplanade very last minute and unfortunately had not seen the recent reviews As other reviewers said this place is in very bad repair and filthy. It felt more like emergency housing for homeless rather than a hotel. We asked to see our room before committing to staying and we're told that's fine but 'don't...

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2Thank nettaclougha
Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Initial greeting you would think should be friendly and warm - not so for this place. ROOM 2 is to be avoided at all costs - windows open onto the ventilation system for the kitchen which is located beneath the room. Toilet door has no inside handle just the remains of a non functioning bolt. Floor of this room and...

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1Thank Nightboss88
Colchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Disgusting dirty place , rude staff, also house emergencies for local Colchester council to people who are Homeless. Felt like a drop in centre for teens and drop out dosers . Drugs being smoked and loud mouth teens. smackton in Clacton . Only stayed one night and left to go to another hotel. Couldn't sleep with the noise. This is...

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1Thank Sarah Mummy T T
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

have stayed here quite a few times now . Decided to go back again. Room was clean and comfortable . Had an enjoyable breakfast both days , staff serving both days very polite . Good breakfast plenty of choice . Atmosphere over all was not quite the same though . This is in a good location as within 5 minutes...

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2Thank jilly G
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

No lights in the room when we arrived (switched off at fuseboard) couldn't open bathroom door properly, busted door lock, ancient hairdryer, terrible view, waited 10 minutes to check out, shower and room smelt of faeces, dirty linen outside bedrooms (in evening as well) - would never recommend!

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1Thank Mils1234
Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Location is excellent, really close to the beach which was great for an evening stroll, and far enough from the bars and pubs so it's pretty quiet. When I arrived my reservation wasn't ready and there was a bit of confusion. Instead of sorting it, the guy was VERY RUDE and customer service was terrible. Room was very dated and...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly, family run Seafront Hotel; Ideally located close to the Pier, Town Centre and all available attractions. 30 bedrooms, many with sea views. All rooms have en-suite facilities; colour Satellite TV, tea & coffee facilities, hair dryer and direct dial telephone. All telephones have sockets for laptops to connect to the internet. An attractive licensed bar and lounge. Open to non-residents although monitored for the convenience of our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Esplanade Hotel

Address: 27-29 Marine Parade East, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1UU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Clacton-on-Sea
Price Range: $83 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Do not stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles iampidge, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a sea view room which was lovely to see first thing in the morning to start the new year :)”
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“Don't do it.”
 of 5 bubbles FZ7, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“some rooms with lovely sea view”
 of 5 bubbles telcil, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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