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County - Essex | Map
Tel code: 01621 | code search
Postcode: CM20 | code search
Population: 7760
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Folk Customs:
Choosing Day, Brightlingsea
Kichel throwing in Harwich
Mad Maldon Mud Race
Opening the Oyster Fishery
Plough Monday
The Dunmow Flitch

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Creeksea Place Caravan Park
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Oyster Smack
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Ye Olde White Harte Hotel
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Burnham-on-Crouch is a historic town situated on the banks of the River Crouch in the Dengie 100 peninsula in Essex marshland. Virtually the whole of the coast is classified as an area of special scientific interest boasting flora and birdlife found in few other places in the UK. Best known as a yachting centre hosting the internationally famous ' Burnham Week' it also boasts many other attractions as diverse as bronze age burial mounds in The Creeksea Cliffs area to a working steam railway museum. Burnham is home to the oldest marina in England, housing a 1930's Yacht Club, just one of the 117 listed buildings in the town. On the attractive High Street are the listed Clock Tower and many other old cottages and shops. Creeksea Place is a Tudor country mansion, now used as a conference centre. The renovated Rio Cinema dates from the 1930s and is shows all the latest films. Burnham-on-Crouch & District Museum has exhibits about the Dengie 100 area, and Mangapps Railway Museum on Southminster Road, is a large working museum with trains, carriages, buildings memorabilia, rides and steam days. There are numerous events going on in the town including Burnham Carnival Week, held annually on the last Saturday in September, and ending with a torchlight procession. Burnham hosts the month long RiverFest in June culminating in two days of live open air music, and The Burnham Town Show is a series of events held annually over the August Bank Holiday weekend which starts Burnham Week – ‘the best sailing week on the East Coast’. The Crouch estuary is home to many seals who are to be seen basking on the sandbanks. Regular boat trips will take you to see the seals. There is a now defunct nuclear power station at nearby Bradwell-on-Sea that has a visitor centre and nature trail.

Accountant

Financial Roots Ltd
Harvey Smith & Co
R F Hammond & Co

Attraction

Burnham-on-Crouch and District Museum
Mangapps Railway Museum

Caravan Park

Burnham Wick Farm
Creeksea Place Caravan Park
Silver Road Caravan Park

Dentist

McFarlane & Bandasiewicz-Walec
Mr Patel, A

Doctor

Latif M H & Partners

Farmers Market

Burnham on Crouch Farmers Market

Golf Club

Burnham-on-Crouch

Inn

Oyster Smack

Pub and Bar

Ostend George
Oyster Smack Inn
Ship Inn
Starr Inn
Ye Olde White Harte Hotel

Restaurant

Clouds

Oyster Smack
Ship Inn
The Contented Sole
Ye Olde White Harte Hotel

School

St Peter's High School

Solicitor

Kew Law LLP Solicitors

Taxi

007 Taxi
B & H Taxis

Sports Clubs

Burnham on Crouch RF (Athletics)
Kamiko (Burnham) (Martial Arts)
Royal Burnham Yacht Club (Sailing)

Shops

Pet Accessories
Savage
Cabin Dairy Tea Rooms
Burnham Bakery
Maravac Meats
Annies of Burnham
Jacoranda
Yours in Sport
The Limes Farm Shop

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Activities

Countryside Balloons(Airsports)

Places to Stay near Burnham On Crouch

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Oyster Smack (0.19 miles)

Oyster Smack
The Oyster Smack Inn is a charming local restaurant with rooms, built in the 1800’s. The building is full of character and sets the scene for an outstanding and extremely popular local inn.

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Ye Olde White Harte Hotel (0.42 miles)

Ye Olde White Harte Hotel
Old world atmosphere with open fires in bars. Exposed beams and fireplaces in rooms and public areas. All superior and most standard rooms overlook the Crouch Estuary. The dining room lends itself to ... More | visit website
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The Royal Burnham Yacht Club (0.54 miles)

The Royal Burnham Yacht Club

Our newly refurbished accommodation block has 12 rooms in a range of configurations. A continental breakfast is included as standard in the room price for guests staying with us and served in the Sun room ... More | visit website

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Crouch Valley Lodge (4.50 miles)

Crouch Valley Lodge

Nestling in the heart of the Dengie Peninsula.
The clean laminate floors, digital reception TVs and pure white linen shout volumes for this 3 diamond motel. Value for money is the key phrase coupled with old ... More | visit website

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Cherry Tree (5.01 miles)

Cherry Tree
The Cherry Tree Accomodation is styled to be comfortable luxury which feels like a home from home, each room has its own en-suite with spacious main room, freeview television and free access to WiFi. At ... More | visit website
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Maison Renouf (5.93 miles)

Maison Renouf

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As Southend's only Boutique Hotel you will find Maison Renouf stylish and friendly. Rooms are large with an en-suite bathrooms and showers. Our prices include all you can eat ... More

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Roslin Beach Hotel (7.13 miles)

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The newly refurbished Roslin Beach Hotel is situated in the peaceful and beautiful village of Thorpe Bay which boasts a fine view of the Thames Estuary, and is situated directly opposite ... More

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Premier Inn Southend-on-Sea West (7.50 miles)

Ideally located on the A127 the main road into Southend; this hotel is within 2 miles of Rochford and Southend Victoria train stations and also 2 miles from Southend Airport. For shops and local amenities ... More | visit website
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Roslin Hotel (7.60 miles)

Roslin Hotel

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The Roslin Hotel boasts one of the finest views of the Thames Estuary, being directly opposite the beach guests can enjoy in ease and comfort from the continetal style terrace ... More

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Premier Inn Southend-On-Sea (Thorpe Bay) (7.65 miles)

Ideally located on the seafront, within easy reach of Southend East and Southend Victoria train stations. Local attractions include the historic Pier, Adventure Island Amusement Park, the Sea Life Centre and Cliffs Pavilion. Our Southend-On-Sea ... More | visit website

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