Destination guide

Adventurous Leigh-on-Sea will entice you

The parks and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation 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-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Leigh-on-Sea a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation 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 center. 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Leigh-on-Sea?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 87 vacation rentals near Leigh-on-Sea. From 42 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Leigh-on-Sea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Leigh-on-Sea?

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

  • Belfairs Wood, Park and Nature Reserve: 315 vacation rentals
  • Belfairs Public Golf Course: 320 vacation rentals
  • Gravesend Meopham Station: 1,421 vacation rentals
  • Southend-on-Sea Shoeburyness Station: 406 vacation rentals
  • Westcliff Gardens: 459 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Leigh-on-Sea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 42 Houses in Leigh-on-Sea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Leigh-on-Sea include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Leigh-on-Sea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Leigh-on-Sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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