The village of West Mersea is a half a mile walk away where most needs can be catered for.
Facilities in the village include:
Tesco convenience store
Community Centre - sport and recreational facilities
Cycle shop with hire facilities
Pubs and restaurants
The Victory Hotel - 01206 382907
"The Islander" Fish & Chips - 01206 382305
Chinese Take-Away - 01206 382263
The Coast Inn - 01206 383558
Titash (Indian Restaurant & Take-Away) - 01206 381778
Waterfront Café - 01206 386061
The Oyster Bar - 01206 381600
Places of worship
Parish Church of St. Peter & St. Paul.
St.Cedd & St. Gregory R.C.Church
Please ask for directions at the bar.