Destination guide

Adventurous Leigh-on-Sea will entice you

The parks and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Leigh-on-Sea. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Southend Pier and Rochester Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Leigh-on-Sea

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Leigh-on-Sea a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southend Pier (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Belfairs Public Golf Course (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Hadleigh Farm (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Adventure Island (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Southend Sea Life Centre (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Pegasus Country Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Leigh-on-Sea

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Leigh-on-Sea is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belfairs Woods (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Chalkwell Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Westcliff Gardens (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Hockley Woods (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Thorpe Bay Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Wat Tyler Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Leigh-on-Sea

Fly into London (SEN-Southend), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Westcliff-on-Sea Leigh-On-Sea Station or Westcliff-On-Sea Chalkwell Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Leigh-on-Sea?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings around Leigh-on-Sea. From 28 houses to 25 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Leigh-on-Sea? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Leigh-on-Sea. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Westcliff-On-Sea Chalkwell Station: 350 holiday lettings
  • Westcliff-on-Sea Leigh-On-Sea Station: 358 holiday lettings
  • Two Tree Island: 337 holiday lettings
  • Belfairs Public Golf Course: 342 holiday lettings
  • Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station: 454 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Leigh-on-Sea listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Leigh-on-Sea?

Yes, of course. offers 28 Houses in Leigh-on-Sea. Our other popular types of Leigh-on-Sea holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leigh-on-Sea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Leigh-on-Sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.