Discover a selection of 87 vacation rentals in Southend-on-Sea, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $92 per night, and condos and cottages are popular options for a stay in Southend-on-Sea. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Southend-on-Sea

The ocean views, gardens and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Southend-on-Sea. Well known for its golfing, boating and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Southend Pier and Rochester Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Southend-on-Sea

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Southend-on-Sea a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Southend Pier (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Adventure Island (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Southend Sea Life Centre (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Belfairs Public Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Hadleigh Farm (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Pegasus Country Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Southend-on-Sea

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southend-on-Sea

Travelers enjoy Southend-on-Sea for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Southend-on-Sea is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Westcliff Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Chalkwell Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Thorpe Bay Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Shoebury East Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Belfairs Woods (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hockley Woods (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Southend-on-Sea

The nearest airport is in London (SEN-Southend), located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station, Southend Victoria Station and Southend East Station are the main stations in the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Southend-on-Sea, GB?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 87 vacation rentals around Southend-on-Sea. From 23 condo and apartment rentals to 7 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southend-on-Sea?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Southend-on-Sea. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Southend-on-Sea Shoeburyness Station: 350 vacation rentals
  • Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station: 404 vacation rentals
  • Adventure Island: 397 vacation rentals
  • Clacton-on-Sea Thorpe Bay Station: 376 vacation rentals
  • Southend Pier: 397 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Southend-on-Sea! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Southend-on-Sea?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Southend-on-Sea. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Southend-on-Sea Shoeburyness Station: 350 rentals
  • Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station: 404 rentals
  • Adventure Island: 397 rentals
  • Clacton-on-Sea Thorpe Bay Station: 376 rentals
  • Southend Pier: 397 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southend-on-Sea listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.