A fine selection of holiday cottages, hotels, B&Bs, Inns, Lodges, Travelodges, Premier Inns etc around Essex.
Sponsorsed Advertisement

Foulness Island, Essex


  • Located in Essex, East of England, England
  • Foulness Island , Foulness , Essex
  • Located near Southend-on-Sea Beaches, Foulness is the largest Essex Island and the fourth largest off the coast of England
  • Foulness has a resident population of about 200 people and is mainly farmland
  • For many years the military controlled Foulness and the Ministry Of Defence retains ownership of the Island
  • The Island's name comes from the Old English for wild birds and Foulness is an important site for migrating and breeding birds
  • You can take a boat cruise to explore the wildlife, including birdwatching and seal tours

External Links
www.rochford.gov.uk
Foulness Island, Essex


Local Map

Explore Foulness Island, Essex through our Explore The UK map or discover it yourself using


Photo Gallery

1 - 2 of 2 photos



Local Attractions  [See more Attractions]

Foulness Heritage Centre, Essex

Located in Essex, East of England, England

Less than a mile away.

Foulness Heritage Centre is located on Foulness Island and displays 1,000 years of Foulness history. The Foulness Conservation and Archaeological Society converted the former Primary School into the Heritage Centre in 20...

What's near here?  

Wallasea Island Marina, Essex

Located in Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 4.3 miles away.

Essex Marina is located on Wallasea Island and has been transformed from a typical boatyard into a wonderful boating centre. The area is ideal for walking and you can take a boat trip to see the wildlife, which includes...

What's near here?  

Wallasea Island, Essex

Located in Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 4.3 miles away.

Described as "one of the most tranquil places in Essex", Wallasea Island is mostly farmland and has been worked by farmers for over five hundred years. Major flooding has occured in the past and Wallasea Island Wild Coas...

What's near here?  


Local Accommodation  [See more Accommodation]

Roslin Beach Hotel, Southend On Sea
© Owner
Star Rating

Approximately 7.0 miles away.

Total Rooms: 48; Rates: 50 - 175 Per Night

With some of the best views of the Thames Estuary in Southend-on-Sea, this newly refurbished hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free parking, delicious cuisine and light, attractive modern rooms...

What's near here?   Streetview

Camelia Hotel, Southend On Sea
© Owner
Star Rating

Approximately 7.5 miles away.

Total Rooms: 34; Rates: 45 - 130 Per Night

Located in a superb position on the seafront at Thorpe Bay and commanding unrivalled views of The Thames Estuary A mile from Southend on Sea, close to both the rail station and the Airport London is only a 45 minute driv...

What's near here?   Streetview

Maison Renouf, Rochford
© Owner
Star Rating

Approximately 7.7 miles away.

Total Rooms: 21; Rates: 79 - 175 Per Night

This hotel is situated in the picturesque Essex village town of Rochford, less than a mile from the airport and 200 yards from the mainline railway station Free car parking is provided...

What's near here?   Streetview