Skylark Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

Aviation Way , Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS2 6UN  show map
 3 stars
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Skylark Hotel - Southend-on-Sea

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms


On-site parking

Luggage storage

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables


Airport shuttle


Self-service laundry


Flat-screen TV


The 3-star Skylark Hotel places guests abound 4.7 km from Southend Pier.

The comfortable hotel is placed in a green area, a short walk from a theater and a palace. The venue is 4 km away from the city center.

Skylark Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to London Southend airport.


Guests are offered 74 classic hotel rooms equipped with heating, TV with satellite channels, a laptop safe, a balcony and a dressing room. The rooms look on to the garden. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.


The hotel offers a business centre, a conference room and a photocopier together with service-minded staff.


Leisure facilities feature a night club and a picnic area.


High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   74.

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  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Executive/club floor
  • Multilingual staff


  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Night club
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds


  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries


  • Electric kettle


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor



Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 06:00-11:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib GBP 10
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 6 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.


Pets are not allowed.

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hotel Skylark Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
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Hotel Address:

Aviation Way , Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS2 6UN

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City Center
  • Southend-on-Sea
    2.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:

Rooms and availability

Executive Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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What's nearby


  • Timbuktu400 ft


  • Priory Park & Museum1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Thorpe Bay Beach4.1 mi
    Thorpe Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea
  • Waterfront6.9 mi
    High Road, Burnham-on-Crouch
  • Partyman World Of Play8.0 mi
    Unit 14 Repton Close, Basildon
  • Canvey Island Seafront5.5 mi
    Eastern Esplanade
  • Wat Tyler Country Park7.8 mi
    Pitsea Hall Lane, Basildon
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:

Skylark Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Skylark Hotel

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 33 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single

    V clean n friendly staff

  • Older travelers

    Staff friendly and helpful. Room clean. Food palatable. Owners clearly endeavouring to provide an up to date hotel with a recently refurbished main hotel and new wing and could therefore be assessed with the proviso -"work still in progress" In view of my comment about W.I.P I have not made any recommendation re other travellers.

    Room far too cold.The hot air heating system was inadequate heating only part of the room and the bathroom had no heating provision at all.Our room(141) was in a new wing and the corridor also was not heated. As yet the hotel lacks a suitable ambience, It was something of a ghost hotel the only time we saw any other guests was at breakfast on the Sunday. The grounds were uncultivated and the car park full of non guest cars. Comments intended to be of help in your development of the hotel.

  • Group of friends

    Staff at reception didn't know or understand the bookings very frustrating actually.

  • Older travelers

    had a family feel to it and although they were very busy nothing was to much effort.

  • Older travelers

    The staff were very friendly and very good with assisting My evening meal was very tasty along with Breakfast and the service was wonderfull The location of the hotel is in a very nice place and for me seeing those planes at the back of my room was good it gave me thought that i was either in Egypt or Srilanka it was a lovely feeling for me Despite my didn't likes in the room the room was very clean with a fantastic shower

    First I have to say cost because most cheaper places include bed and breakfast at around £50 a night your breakfast was £10 in the town I could have got it for £4 My bed was not to my liking the quilt needs to be larger than the bed and the mattress was very uncomfortable to relax and sleep on, better pillows would also be more suitable Room in general had no feeling of warmth and comfort despite having the furniture and drink making facilities As i was there with a purpose to not be in the hotel most of the time it suited me the hotel is a little off the beaten track and some sort of information pack in the room and at reception giving some sort of indication on busses, taxi's what there is in the area would be good espically in the room to read while relaxing also what could be included is some history of the airport and hotel

  • Group of friends

    Size of the rooms & good water pressure in the shower.

    Hotel location could only be described as on an industrial estate with a aeroplane grave yard at the bottom of the totally over grown grounds. The whole of the outside area looked neglected verging on derelict.

  • Older travelers

    room was very good and very clean

    the food in was very poor.we could not get a sanwich at the bar in the evning. could do a lot better.

  • Older travelers

    THe Skylark Hotel has just undergone a revamp rooms are a good size bar and restaurant are very nice staff friendly nice hotel

    No mirror in room except bath room to my girl friends discuss gardens need to be finished as the grounds let the hotel down

  • Family with children

    The rooms are ver nice with balconies, the front reception staff were very professional and I enjoyed my stay.

    A little more clarity on the breakfast menu's and costs of each option, most hotels will just charge a flat rate for breakfast and you can eat what you like.

  • Couple

    Nice looking hotel reminded me of hotels in USA nice large room friendly efficient staff.being in the music industry i use a lot of hotels and i felt very at home :-)))

  • Group of friends

    Friendly Staff Very comfortable beds Very clean Excellent breakfast

    A bit on the pricey side No air conditioning in room

  • Couple

    They need to update their phot's on internet they just do not do it justice it had a real mederteranian feel about it i loved it staff where fantastic nothing was to much trouble i've told loads of people about it i would deffinatly go back it was spotless well designed and really friendly we went as we had booked to see a show and didn't want to drive home i'm so glad we did ..

    perfection would be an indoor swimming pool

  • Older travelers

    The first problem was a kettle full of mould, followed by the Air Con unit in the room pouring water out and needing urgent attention. The final straw for me was we were out all day and returned to find our room had not been serviced. After discussing with the Manager! who was apologetic and got it fixed, the Service Desk Manager came to the room, apologised once again and gave us a bottle of wine. This hotel promotes itself as 4 star and whilst the rooms are reasonable, there was paint all over the bathroom floor and there is a lot of renovation work going on, it, making it a bit like a building site. Oh and it's not cheap either. What they got wrong was the 4 star service, these problems should not have occurred in the first place. Certainly I won't be staying there again.

  • Single

    Staff were utterly charming, warm, friendly and helpful. Room was spacious, clean and modern.

  • Single

    good location close to southend airport - london

    spiders on the bed, caught one beside the pillow. picture taken

How to reach hotel

hotel Skylark Hotel - Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Aviation Way , Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom, SS2 6UN

Get directions
City Center
  • Southend-on-Sea
    2.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms: