Things to do in Mersea
Mersea, being vastly popular for it’s seafood and local fishing spots has a lot more to offer than just this. With this Island being right next to Colchester and just a stone’s throw away from Clacton, Mersea has become an ever more popular tourist destination. Some stunning holiday parks have sprouted up on the island in past years which has led to more and more tourists visiting each year. There is plenty for your little ones to do on the island, lots of play area’s and parks but you can also take them to the seafront and go crabbing, maybe take a boat out or fish off of the docks. You can even spot the local fisherman from the shore getting their catch for the day, ready to be sold at the local seafood stools and restaurants.
Sometimes it’s nice to get away with the hustle and bustle of city life and shop in a quieter environment. Although Mersea is a small island, it gives you a choice of some versatile shops. Walk through the town and discover some unusual shops, boutiques and other hidden treasures. From Hair Dressers to Clothes shops- Mersea has a little something for everyone. On our site we advertise a whole range of companies offering a whole range of services, Mersea really will have you spoilt for choice. This stunning island also offers various estate agents, travel agents and accommodation- so if you should need any advice or guidance our agencies will be happy to assist you further.
Eating Out in Mersea
As Mersea is a nautical island you would expect a variety of decent restaurants and cafes, and you’re not wrong! Offered to you are many types of cuisines all prepared to the highest standards. From seafood bar and grills to oyster bars, Mersea offers a wide range of mouth-watering places to eat a long with a vast variety of unique cafes and friendly traditional pubs too, so whether you’re taking your partner out for a special treat, off out for a family meal or just want to make a day/night out in Mersea experiencing food that’ll really tickle your taste buds- you’ve certainly come to the perfect place!
If you’re worried your children won’t be content eating out in this town, be reassured that Mersea have nice selection of pleasant places to eat which is toddler/child friendly environment- offering parks, outdoor seating areas and enticing deserts, your kiddies will be sure of satisfaction.