Seasonal Business Opportunities in Skegness & Mablethorpe for 2020

We have a number sites which are available for the 2020 season on the Foreshore at Skegness and Mablethorpe. These offer an exciting opportunity to provide a new entertainment experience for our residents and visitors.

The Council seeks expressions of interest for the following opportunities for the 2020 season only:


130/2510 - Queen's Park Boating Lake
An opportunity to operate boats & water craft for hire.  All equipment must be ADIPS certified and provided by the incoming tenant.  Kiosk/store use are included.
Icon for pdf Boating Lake Site Plan [326.11KB]

130/1775 - Hardstanding, Central Promenade
Concrete surfaced site, adjacent to the Bucket & Spade Cafe for hire.  Approximate size 40m x 9m.  No services.  May suit a variety of mobile entertainment uses subject to planning permission and approvals.  Strictly no food/drink or catering.
Icon for pdf 110-2110-01 Hardstanding site plan -Adj Bucket and Spade cafe 1-1250 A4 [174.61KB]


140/1207 - Lawn, off Tower Esplanade, Skegness
Prominent site on the Foreshore, approximate size. 0.75acre/3035sqm lawn area adjacent to the main foreshore car park, public conveniences and central foreshore area. Previously in 2018 this site was used by the big wheel attraction, this would suit the same or similar leisure/entertainment use.
Icon for pdf 153-2108-01 Festival Lawn site plan 1-1250 A4 [182.36KB]

140/2601 -  Former Crazy Golf, South Parade
Approximate size 2,800sqm/0.69acre.  Would suit same or similar leisure type use subject to planning permission and approvals.
Icon for pdf 153-2107-01 Crazy Golf South Parade site plan 1-1250 A4 [189.28KB]

140/2585 - Former Kiddies Corner, South Parade,Skegness
Situated between the crazy golf course and former South Parade bowling greens.  Approximate size 2300sqm/0.56acre.  Suitable for a variety of potential uses subject to planning permission and approvals.
Icon for pdf 153-2029-04 Kiddies Corner South Parade site plan 1-1250 A4 [195.79KB]

140/2576 Kiosk 3, R/O Embassy Pool, Tower Esplanade
Kiosk approximately 14.8sqm previously used for hot & cold food sales.
Icon for pdf 153-2109-01 Kiosk 3 rear of Embassy Pool 1-500 A4 [129.0KB]

140/2652 Kiosk adjacent North Putting Green / KFC
Situated between KFC & golf putting green, North Parade.  Previously used for soft toy tombola. Alternative uses considered subject to planning permission and approvals.  Strictly no food/drink or catering.  This unit has mains electricity only, no other services connected.
Icon for pdf 153-2112-01 Kiosk Grand Parade 1- 500 [126.93KB]

For an initial discussion regarding all of the above please contact Edward Cox on 01507 613021 or David Short on 01507 613023 at Property Services, East Lindsey District Council, Tedder Hall, Manby Park, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 8UP or e-mail:

Expressions of interest should be made by completing the Icon for pdf Expression of Interest [69.49KB] form or alternatively please complete and save Icon for pdf Expressions of Interest 2020 editable [76.36KB], then email to by no later than 12 noon Thursday 27th February 2020.

The Council are not obliged to progress with any offer it receives.