|Regency Hotel Southend-on-Sea Regency Hotel, "the Whitehouse", 18 Royal Terrace, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1DU|
"Licensed Hotel, situated in the Conservation area overlooking the sea and minutes from Town centre, Cliff Lift, Pier, Cliff Gardens and Pavilion shows."
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|Licensed Hotel, situated in the Conservation area overlooking the sea and minutes from Town centre, Cliff Lift, Pier, Cliff Gardens and Pavilion shows. Close to Fenchurch Street line Train Station. Business people are made very welcome.|
A little bit about your host: Born in Southend in 1929. He started work at the age o 13 at the local paper (Southend Standard) as an apprentice printer. At 18 he volunteered for the Commonwealth Police in Palestine (before it became Israel/Palestine) until the force disbanded. He served in Haifa. After he started work on the Orient line as a ship's printer serving on seven of the companies ships in the 50's taking £10.00 poms to Australia; the ships carried in excess of 1000 emigrants each. After finishing at sea he went to New York City to work at The New York Times where he was employed for over 25 years until he retired. He returned to England at a later time when be purchased The Regency Hotel and has lived here for over 22 years.
Follow seafront signs to Pier Hill, up Pier Hill to Royal Terrace, Regency is at end of terrace. (Do not turn) Park at gate to unload.
Rooms are from £60.00 for 2 persons sharing.
Includes TV, tea and coffee making. There is a shower and wash basin in your room. Towels are supplied.
SPECIAL DISCOUNT RATES are on offer to people Monday thru Thursday only upon request.
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It is 55 minutes by train direct from London (Fenchurch Street station) to Southend Central. And it is possible to walk to the hotel from the station.