Holland on Sea
Kingscliff Holland on Sea is a traditional hotel with a prime front line position on the beach in near Clacton. The hotel enjoys invigorating sea views and you can stroll along the promenade and breathe in the fresh sea air. This magnificent and original 1930’s hotel is one of the leading hotels in t...

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Kingscliff_hotel_01 (1280x878)Kingscliff Holland on Sea is a traditional hotel with a prime front line position on the beach in near Clacton. The hotel enjoys invigorating sea views and you can stroll along the promenade and breathe in the fresh sea air. This magnificent and original 1930’s hotel is one of the leading hotels in the Tendring area.

The stylish yet traditional Preston’s Restaurant is renowned for its delicious dishes and you can also enjoy a lighter lunch and relax in the Kingscliff lounge and Bar.

Kingscliff features 30 bedrooms and suites ranging from singles, doubles, twin rooms, superior rooms, to four-poster and sea-view suites; which are all of modern and contemporary design. Our Suite is popular for Romantic getaway’s with a four poster bed and sunken bath. There is also a large family room which can cater for a family of four.

We believe a good night’s sleep is the most important part of your stay,  therefore all bedrooms are have been fully refurbished and are immensely comfortable. Relax and enjoy the full hospitality of Kingscliff Hotel.

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Executive Rooms

Stylish Double rooms with a luxurious décor. These spacious rooms have either a king size double bed or a four poster bed and a seating area. The room has a large en-suite bathroom with a shower and/or bath. All our Executive Rooms enjoy breath-taking views over the North Sea.

Family Rooms

Stylish Double rooms with a luxurious contemporary décor. These rooms are spacious and have a king size double bed as well as a sofa bed or temporary extra beds and can accommodate up to two adults and two children.

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Standard Double/Twin

These rooms are sleek and contemporary with a double bed or two single beds. All our rooms have en-suite bathrooms with modern showers or baths and complimentary toiletries. Why not treat yourself to an upgrade…..? Our Sea view rooms enjoy striking views over the North Sea and afar.

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Standard Single

Compact but contemporary, Our single rooms have everything you need for a short stay away.

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Preston’s Restaurant

Kingscliff Hotel is the proud owner of Preston’s Restaurant. It’s stylish and contemporary interior style with exquisite menu’s will ensure your meal will be top class whilst overlooking the stunning views of the sea and promenade. Preston’s is open on  Sundays at the moment and offers a diverse fusion of traditional, and fusion dishes.

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Breakfast – Afternoon Tea – Bar Dinner



Opening Times

Breakfast – 7.00am – 10.00am Weekdays, 7.30am – 10.30am Weekends

Lunch – 12.00pm – 2.30pm Monday – Saturday, 12.00 – 3.00pm Sunday

Dinner – 6.30pm – 9.30pm All week

Room Service – 7.00am – 9.30pm All week

Planning a Meeting?


If you want to hold a conference where your delegates can relax close to the sea, but where you can be assured of all of the best facilities, then come to Kingscliff Hotel set in a prime location for business travellers and to host conferences and meetings.

Kings Function Suite is without doubt one of the finest function rooms within the area of Tendring and Clacton. The views’s are fantastic. We can serve refreshments in your room, whether it be morning tea, or a hot or cold buffet lunch, or a private lunch or dinner.

We can change our seating layouts to suit specific requirements. There is also a private bar & lounge with comfortable seating should you require this.

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Kingscliff Hotel is perfect for…

* Fun Casino Nights –  Where you can test your lucky streak and have a go on the Roulette tables, try to beat the dealer at Blackjack or test your skills at Texas Hold’em Poker!

* Interactive Quizzes –  A fun and exciting way to spend the evening with your workmates with a variety of interactive games and activities, it’s impossible not to have a good time!

* Race Nights – Will you go with skill or luck when picking your horse? If you pick correctly then the odds might be in your favour at the end of the race!

For more information download our brochure here.

Throwing a Party?


Looking to hold a function in North Essex? Kingscliff Hotel in Holland-on-Sea has the facilities to host a small function for 10 guests or a large Party for over 100 guests, whatever the occasion.

Our function rooms are very versatile and traditional. We can even interconnect the rooms to allow for up to 150 guests. All of our function rooms are well lit by natural daylight and have access to our gardens.

Kingscliff Hotel will supply you with your own Function Co-ordinator, who will help organise every aspect of your event. They will be with you every step of the way, liaising with all the relevant personnel to ensure the smooth running of your function.

We purchase from specialist suppliers on a daily basis and therefore use the freshest produce and finest ingredients.

Our wine list features wines from a fine selection around the world to complement your menu choices.

We can cater for:

* Birthdays

* Anniversaries

* Weddings

* Retirements

* Bar Mitzvahs

* Wakes

For more information download our brochure

Your Perfect day

weddingbrochurebuttonSetting the Mood You’ve said yes, shown off the ring and told everyone within earshot that you are getting married. Now for the really fun part…. choosing the perfect venue.

Kingscliff Hotel is a stunning 1930’s seaside hotel with a prime seafront location along the striking Essex Sunshine Coast.

The venue offers two beautifully licensed function rooms with magnificent sea views, allowing couples to say their vows whilst glancing out at the sea.

The dazzling cliff tops and beach backdrops as well as the pretty green garden offer unique picturesque settings for some amazing wedding photo’s!

We pride ourselves on the personal service offered at Kingscliff Hotel. Our dedicated and experienced wedding planners are committed the helping organise the big day in a stress free manner and we very much look forward to helping you plan yours.

Download our Brochure now!

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Wedding Shows:

Sunday 1st November 2015, FREE ADMISSION between 11 am – 3 pm (in collaboration with Wedding Day Angel)

Attractions in Essex

beach viewCLACTON PIER

Visit Clacton Pier where you can walk along the promenade, eat fresh fish ‘n’ chips and experience 360 Meters of all weather and all year fun and rides. Just a 4 minute drive from our hotel.


Offers stores with famous named brands in fashion, footwear, homewares, jewellery, books, tents/outdoor equipment and confectionery at up to 60% off High Street prices. Distance from hotel 2.1 miles.


Cudmore Grove Country park offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference at the eastern tip of Mersea Island. The park includes a sandy beach and open grassland, perfect for picnics and great views. Distance from hotel 25.7 miles.


Built originally as a Napoleonic Fort in the early 19th century the tower now acts as a central hub for the local community & visitors. There are regular arts & heritage exhibitions, talks & events. Distance from hotel 4.6 miles.


Sited at the beautiful coastal location of the Naze, this historic 86ft navigational tower houses over eight floors, an art gallery, museum, tea rooms and a roof viewing platform with spectacular panoramic views. Distance from hotel 7.8 miles.


Early 19th century tide mill with its machinery, which has been fully restored. Wheel can be run for guided groups (subject to tide). Distance from Hotel 12.1 miles.


The museum features the history and geology of the Naze, development of the town from prehistoric times to the present day & the history of the local lifeboat service including the oldest motorised lifeboat in the world. Distance from hotel 7 miles.


The Beth Chatto Gardens began in 1960. From an overgrown wasteland with poor gravel soil and boggy hollows, it has been transformed into an informal garden harmonising with the surrounding countryside. The gardens are an inspiration to anyone who visits them – the art of planting at its best. Distance from hotel 11.2 Miles.


Clacton-on-Sea, Essex with many animals that the public can interact with baby rabbits, ducklings, guinea pig, alpacas, micro pigs. Distance from hotel 1.9 miles.


With over 270 species set in 60 acres of beautiful parkland and lakes, more than 50 daily displays, an undercover soft play area, 4 adventure play areas, The Lost Madagascar Express road train and so much more…your day out will be action packed. You can get closer to a whole range of animals during your visit including the unique chance to help feed the elephants and giraffes yourself! Distance from hotel 19.4 miles.


By Car:

If you are using SAT NAV our postcode is CO15 5JB

Kingscliff Hotel is located in Holland-On-Sea, a sea-side town in East Essex. It is just off the A12, onto the A120 then A133 and is just a 5 minutes drive from Clacton-On-Sea.

By Train:
  • Clacton Railway Station is 1.4miles from the hotel.