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Hadleigh Castle

Hadleigh, Southend-on-Sea SS7 2PP, England
+44 1604 735464
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Amazing. Views, and for free!

A lovely walk to Hadleigh castle, and the most amazing views of the surrounding countryside. When... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane J
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London, United Kingdom
Great walk from Leigh, fantastic views, unspoilt.

I have been to Hadleigh Castle too many times to recall and keep going back. I walk to it via the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pomhughes
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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Hadleigh, Southend-on-Sea SS7 2PP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely walk to Hadleigh castle, and the most amazing views of the surrounding countryside. When the C2C goes past in the distance, it really is picture perfect! Especially on a warm summer day. There is a nice cafe on site too. Easy to park...More

Thank Diane J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Hadleigh Castle too many times to recall and keep going back. I walk to it via the path from Castle Lane just by Leigh Station. This is a relatively easy walk for the not particularly fit through lovely, unspoilt fields. Lots...More

Thank pomhughes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely stroll with Elwood Very nice country side with great views of canvey islandy Beware of Cattle Grids Elwood Got Stuck In One.

Thank arc291westcliff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Live local and this place is always a nice little place to be walk to. Parking is very very tight on the road and advised park at the pay and display at the Salvation Army car park, but gates close at 17:30. Great views of...More

Thank dazzer2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hike to the castle was great with some refreshing wild cherries along the way. The castle itself was very interesting with one intact tower making for some great photos looking up at the sky from inside. Kids throwing stones was a tad annoying but...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went up to the castle today with my 2year old grandson & a few family members 😊The views are fantastic & great for a picnic 😊we sat near the big tower & watched the birds & trains in the distance & the ships coming &...More

Thank Suekenbow123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The castle is beautiful even in ruins and the view is amazing. There are a few major structures still standing and the foundations if others well signed for information. A great place to visit. Park at the Salvation army farm though as there is no...More

Thank hunnylum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place to take a picnic, relax and read a book. The views are beautiful up and down the river.

Thank GibbsJ
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Nice walk with great views of the estuary. It's not so much a castle, it's the ruins of a castle but still very interesting to see and walk around. You can walk from Hadleigh farm all the way to old town Leigh-on-Sea. Just be mindful...More

Thank Lionel P
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

A lovely walk for adults and children with amazing views from the top. I'd love to visit again when the sun is setting 😍

Thank xxrnhxx
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kimreeve2016
21 September 2016|
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Response from esmeralda2910 | Reviewed this property |
there are several places ,near the farm where you can park,for free.
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