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Heybridge Basin

Heybridge, Maldon, England
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Lovely place for a stroll in nice weather

We walked for an hour or so along the waterway of the basin, pretty views and places to stop for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lorraine S
Colchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
A nice enough spot . . .

A mildly attractive spot with plenty of walks along flat terrain, and enough visual interest in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tim S
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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“tiptree jam” (16 reviews)
Heybridge, Maldon, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked for an hour or so along the waterway of the basin, pretty views and places to stop for drinks/food, not as busy as other areas on this coast, will visit again.

Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A mildly attractive spot with plenty of walks along flat terrain, and enough visual interest in water and boating activities to pass a few hours. A place which is, generally, far from the maddening crowd - unless it's holiday time!

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this walk which goes along the river to the right and returns along the canal. We always stop at the pub (you have a choice of two) or a cafe if you don't want a pub. The walk is varied and I love...More

2  Thank pennyrColchester
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We go to Tiptree cafe overlooking the river Blackwater on a Saturday or Sunday morning. The breakfasts are the best. We sit outside as we have a dog, plenty of seating inside and out but best to get there at 9am when it opens at...More

1  Thank AndreaEssexengland
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Walked twice around the Basin on a lovely sunny day which takes you along the canal. Lots of boats, pubs and cafes and free parking.

Thank Sarah0503
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went for a walk along the canal on rather a dull day but even so this a delightful spot. If it had been sunnier we would have done a trip on the river and there a range of pubs and cafes to visit and...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Interesting place to visit. Large free car park. Plenty of walking. Pubs, boats and birdlife. And of course lots of mud at low tide.

Thank Graham5128
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We spent four days nearby and walked here every day. All the pubs done good beer and food at reasonable prices. The tea room on the sea wall was nice ... a bit on the pricey side for a full English and a coffee at...More

4  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

we went to visit because my partner wanted to see the renovated sea lock. Nice sunny day for a gentle walk by the canal with the attraction of sitting outside the pub by the lock.

Thank Trevor V
Reviewed 22 May 2017

found this after visiting the tiptree jam museum and tea room.it was beautiful sunny day and sat down and looked out to sea.

Thank hilary d
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19 April 2017|
Response from Joann K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea.
jan g
15 February 2017|
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Response from Pat D | Reviewed this property |
Never seen anything, about hiring boats, Sorry.
Andrew G
26 August 2016|
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Response from Karen E | Reviewed this property |
ot sure you can get a licence but there is plenty of access to water for a kayak or a canoe.