Explore around Basildon Hospital
Basildon Hospital sits just south-west of the Essex town of Basildon, just an hour from central London. Eastgate Shopping Centre is a must for shoppers, with over 100 retailers to choose from, while Festival Leisure Park in the north of Basildon is a great spot for a family night out, with bowling, a cinema and arcade to keeps kids of all ages happy. For culture vultures, Towngate Theatre plays host to musicals, concerts and a diverse programme of touring and local performances.
Seaside fun in Southend
Only 35 minutes from Basildon, Southend-on-Sea is has been a classic English seaside resort since the 19th century. Walk Southend Pleasure Pier, the world's longest, which stretches over 2km from the shore. Adventure Island is a fun theme park with over 40 rides and attractions that'll keep kids busy - whatever their age. Priory Park is Southend's green lung, and a perfect spot for a relaxing picnic.
Explore the sights of London
Hop on the train from Basildon and you can be exploring London is less than an hour. Alight at Fenchurch Street and make the short walk to the magnificent St. Paul's Cathedral, with its famous Whispering Gallery. The thousand year-old Tower of London, built following the Norman conquest and now home to the iconic Crown Jewels is a short walk south of the station.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Basildon Hospital? Travelodge Basildon Hotel is perfectly placed, or Travelodge Basildon Wickford Hotel is a short drive north.