10 of the best beach hotels on the South Coast

10 of the best beach hotels on the South Coast

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Soar Mill Cove Hotel

Soar Mill Cove Hotel - 3 Nights for the Price of 2 Special Offer

Salcombe

Nestled into a dip in a valley between vertiginous cliff tops and rolling green hills, Soar Mill Cove is in a location like no other.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • outdoor_dining
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Special offer
The Nare

The Nare - 'Coastal Walking' Special Offer

Veryan-in-Roseland

On the Roseland Peninsular in Cornwall, The Nare is an old fashioned hotel in all the best ways. With impeccable views of Gerrans Bay, carefully tended gardens, and filled with fresh flowers, it is simultaneously stylish, comfortable and welcoming.
  • gym
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • view
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • dog_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
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Special offer
The Gallivant

The Gallivant - Midweek Spa Escape

Camber

A restaurant with rooms in Kent, The Gallivant is a hideaway for grown ups. Moments from the dunes and the sandy beach beyond, it is just over an hour from London, making it easy to get to for a weekend mini break.
  • weddings
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gourmet
  • seaside
  • wi-fi
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • golf
  • eco-friendly
  • walking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Special offer
Cary Arms & Spa

Cary Arms & Spa - 'Audacious October' £190 per Room per Night Special Offer

Babbacombe

Brave the twisty and steep descent to this cliff face hotel and you’re rewarded with spectacular sea views and a hotel that feels as though it’s in its very own bubble.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • mooring_available
  • wildlife_watching
  • outdoor_dining
  • honeymoon
  • fishing
  • walking
10% discount voucher
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driftwood hotel

driftwood hotel

Portscatho

New England style decor and a restaurant manned by a Michelin star chef, Driftwood Hotel is a stylish boutique hotel perched on the South West Coast Path.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • gourmet
  • view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • golf
  • parking
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Tresanton

Tresanton

St Mawes

A super stylish seaside hotel decorated and owned by interior designer Olga Polizzi, Tresanton is a collection of houses looking out across Falmouth Bay.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • historic
  • bird_watching
  • electric_charging_point
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The Old Coastguard

The Old Coastguard

Penzance

This cosy, welcoming and down to earth haven in the buzzy little town of Penzance is a favourite amongst returning visitors.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
10% discount voucher 25% voucher
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The Beach

The Beach

Bude

A luxurious seaside hotel overlooking Summerleaze Beach in Bude, The Beach is a 16 room escape where the interiors are modern but coastal, the views from the terrace are unrivalled and the award-winning food is a little Cornish masterpiece created by chef Jamie Coleman.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • gourmet
  • surfing
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Pig on the Beach

The Pig on the Beach

Studland

An exceptional property situated along Studland Bay, The Pig on the Beach takes in uninterrupted views of the coast whilst offering a fairytale escape.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • conference_meeting
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • disabled_facilities
  • weddings
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
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Boskerris Hotel

Boskerris Hotel

St Ives

A bright and inspiring bolthole in Cornwall, Boskerris Hotel is small but stylish with panoramic ocean views over Carbis Bay.
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
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When summer is in tantalising sight we dream of hotels by the sea, and few places are more beautiful than the South Coast of the UK. From the kind to escape you can go on a romantic break before the school holidays and the sort of ultra grown up boutique luxury hotel that is always one of a kind to family friendly destinations where everyone including the dog are welcome. From those in seaside towns brimming with ice cream coloured houses to secluded beach hotels that give you nothing but sea, sand, sky and afternoon teas, here are 10 of our top boutique British beach hotels on the South Coast…

Last updated: October 03, 2019