Sandy Bay in Essex is a residential development exclusively for the over 50s and retirees. Located on Canvey Island, it is just a short walk away from the beautiful bay. Sandy Bay Park is well situated for anyone looking for a new home in the tranquil countryside, regardless of where they are looking. The park features well-maintained grounds, parkland areas and walks, resort gardens and a friendly community atmosphere.
The park offers a wide range of facilities, including an outdoor swimming pool, which will provide you with a perfect way to relax on a sunny afternoon in the summertime. Additionally, there is a fantastic bar and lounge with an outdoor terrace where you can sit back, socialise and enjoy a glass of wine or coffee with your new neighbours and friends. Also, there is an onsite shop where you can get all the things you need for everyday life.
Located within a short walk of the resort is Sandy Bay, a stunning beach that offers breathtaking sea views. Take a stroll along the seafront, and you'll find everything a seaside town has to offer, including a fun park, fish and chips shops, ice cream shops and a host of coastal sights and attractions.
In the Canvey Island town centre, you can find a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. And less than a 10-minute drive away, you will find the nearest golf course. Within 45 minutes of Sandy Bay Park, you will find the Bluewater Shopping Centre, a shopping mecca that is a must-see for anyone who enjoys retail shopping and has everything that you might need. Several shops can also be found here, along with a selection of bars, cafes and restaurants that cater for all tastes, so you can grab some delicious bites and drinks to refresh your body after a full day of shopping.
A 35-minute drive takes you to Southend on Sea, where you will have the chance to take in the stunning coastline that stretches for over seven miles. In addition to the numerous art galleries and museums to explore in Southend, you can learn more about the history of the area and its rich cultural heritage.
Enjoy a trip to Old Leigh, and while you're there, have a taste of the local cockles while relaxing beside the tranquil waterside. A benefit of owning a home in Sandy Bay Park is its fantastic transport links, so you can jump on a train and take the train and get into London within an hour.