Waterstones Southend

49-55 High Street, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1HZ

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Opening times

Opening 09.00 to 17.30 tomorrow
  • Monday 09.00 - 17.30
  • Tuesday 09.00 - 17.30
  • Wednesday 09.00 - 17.30
  • Thursday 09.00 - 17.30
  • Friday 09.30 - 17.30
  • Saturday 09.00 - 17.30
  • Sunday 10.30 - 16.30

Contact us

  • Call us on 01702 437480
  • Email us at [javascript protected email address]
  • Twitter: @WstonesSouthend


Welcome to Waterstones Southend-on-Sea, an historic seaside town, home to the world's longest pleasure pier.

Situated on a busy corner of Southend High Street with views of the Thames estuary beyond, our two-floor shop is home to a large, colourful Children's section bursting with inspiring books, toys and gifts for children of all ages.

Our shop has a dedicated Fiction room, perfect for a leisurely browse.  And don't forget to check out our extensive range of Greetings Cards, Gift Wrap, Stationery and a bespoke selection of hand-picked Gifts to complement your book purchase.          

We also offer a dedicated account sales service for establishments such as schools, colleges, libraries and local business. We look forward to seeing you very soon!

Ground Floor
  • New Books, Children's Books, Fiction, Crime, Audio Books, Stationery and Gifts, Click & Collect
First Floor
  • Science Fiction, Graphic Novels, Non Fiction

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