Just a mile from Clacton Pier, with its rides, amusements and 10 pin bowling, and the town centre which has numerous pubs, eateries, a cinema and shops. The pier is the focal point for the annual airshow in August and has regular firework displays throughout the summer. You can drive, cycle or walk along the coast to nearby Frinton and Walton with their fantastic beaches and unique charm. Further afield, visit Colchester, Britains oldest recorded town, with its castle and world famous zoo. Constable Country is on your doorstep, with fantastic walks along the river Stour and rowing at Dedham and Flatford. Shop and restaurant 1/2 mile, pub 1 mile.