Independent group of Opticians since 1989

Our branches

Hockley

01702 203468

Thundersley

01268 793538

Castle Opticians in South Essex

Karen Castle Opticians is an Independent group of Opticians opened in 1989 in Thundersley by Karen Castle. There is now a second practice in Hockley. As Independent Opticians, we offer high quality professional eye care without the restrictions imposed by being part of a major company.

We offer local, high quality eye care for all the family.

We offer local, high quality eye care for all the family. Our experienced Optometrists are able to tailor your eye examination using a variety of methods. We have invested in specialist equipment such as digital cameras which allows us to offer retinal photography to our patients. Further improvements are constantly being made to ensure that we continue to offer state of the art eye care.

Over 250 different lens types from a vast range of manufacturers.

You can be sure you are receiving the best option for your visual needs, as we are not restricted by specific brands. Our practices are recognised as Varilux Specialists and our team are extremely knowledgeable about the latest in Varilux lens designs.

We are able to offer a wide variety of frames to suit every budget.

We are proud to stock a huge selection of frames, from world famous designer brands such as Tiffany, Rayban & Prada alongside more unusual boutique frames by leading optical designers such as William Morris & Murano. We also offer exciting frame ranges for young adults and children such as Guess, Rayban Kids and Ted Baker.