10 top hotels right by the beach

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Star Castle

Star Castle - Autumn full board Special Offer

St Mary's

A four star hotel in the Scilly Isles, Star Castle is like something out of a story book.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • view
  • wi-fi
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Soar Mill Cove Hotel

Soar Mill Cove Hotel - Midweek Special Offer

Salcombe

With perhaps one of the best views in Devon, Soar Mill Cove is nestled into a valley with uninterrupted views of the sea on an outpost between the famous sailing town of Salcombe and nearby Hope Cove.
  • 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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Argyll Hotel

Argyll Hotel - Early Autumn Special Offer

Iona

Made up of a row of little cottages, Argyll Hotel sits on the edge of the Iona Sound in Scotland.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • wi-fi
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La Sablonnerie

La Sablonnerie - Suite Upgrade Special Offer

Little Sark

There are no cars on Little Sark, so guests arrive at the 16th-century farmhouse by horse drawn carriage, an experience which really sets the scene for your stay.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • exceptional_value
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • tennis
  • bird_watching
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • dog_friendly
  • parking
  • romantic
  • wildlife_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
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The Nare

The Nare - Four night Autumn Break Special Offer

Veryan-in-Roseland

With everything from a classic Morgan sports car that you can borrow to the hotel’s yacht and elegant motor launch available for use or skippered charter, you may find that on a visit to The Nare you simply don’t have time to lounge on the beach.
  • 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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Romney Bay House

Romney Bay House - Winter Coastal Break Special Offer

New Romney

In picture perfect Kent, Romney Bay House is a secluded, historic property that was built by American actress and journalist, Hedda Hopper in the 1920s.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • wi-fi
25% voucher
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Special offer
Shieldaig Lodge

Shieldaig Lodge - Food Lover's Package

Gairloch

A Victorian Scottish Highland retreat, this former hunting lodge sits in a 26,000 acre estate right next to the water at Shieldaig Bay.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • tennis
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
  • historic
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • romantic
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • for_wine-lovers
  • honeymoon
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • bird_watching
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • seaside
  • golf
  • horse_riding
  • cycling
  • wildlife_watching
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The White House

The White House

Herm

On this tiny car free island in the Channel Islands, The White House sits like confectionary on a wedding cake.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • for_wine-lovers
  • wi-fi
  • gourmet
  • wildlife_watching
  • tennis
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Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

Mawgan Porth

An award-winning, four star hotel in Cornwall, Bedruthan Hotel and Spa is a superbly elegant escape for families, offering the best of all worlds.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • baby-friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • surfing
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The Scarlet

The Scarlet

Mawgan Porth

The Scarlet has an international reputation as an eco spa and luxury hotel. Perched on a clifftop in Cornwall, the contemporary hotel is all glass and natural light, with architecture that is beautifully juxtaposed with it position on the rugged Atlantic coast.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • eco-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • electric_charging_point
  • adults-only

Whether you’re looking for an escape before the schools break up or are planning your family holiday somewhere special, summer in the UK is best spent by the beach.  From family hotels to romantic beach escapes, here are 10 of our top hotels right by the beach

Last updated: July 23, 2020