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Best Seaside Holidays in the UK
If you’re looking for a beach holiday in the UK, we’ve got you covered.  Here are 10 of the best seaside holiday spots in the UK. 

Best Seaside Holidays in the UK – Travel and Explore some of the best Seaside holiday destinations in the UK:

Travel Tips:  When making your online reservations with our links below, you can book the free cancellation option in case your travel plans need to change.  Remember prices may go up in the future, so secure your reservation today.

Blackpool Sands - Dartmouth, Devon

A beautiful beach with a fabulous beach café and seating area right on the sand.  Watersport fun for the whole family:  You can rent a kayak or try your luck at paddleboarding.  Just a beautiful place to relax and enjoy a sunny day.

"Blackpool Sands, set in a sheltered bay near Dartmouth surrounded by evergreens and pines, is one of South Devon's most beautiful natural treasures."

Photos from their FB page:  @blackpoolsandsdevon Beach

Accommodation in Dartmouth

Select and book your holiday accommodation. More than 250 options in and around Dartmouth.


Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon and with a 3-mile long beach:  definitely also worth a visit.

Suggested Read:  There’s so much more to explore in Devon.  If you’re keen to see more of Devon, read our post about “Amazing Places To Visit In Devon”.

Accommodation in Woolacombe

Search more than 40 holiday rentals and easily book accommodation. The photo above is from '5 Sandleigh Apartment' - perfectly located near the beach and also available via the link below.

Tenby, Pembrokeshire

The much-loved Tenby is known for its 13th-century town walls and its stretches of sandy shoreline, including Castle Beach.

Accommodation in Tenby

Get excellent accommodation in Tenby Pembrokeshire and book easily online. The photo above is from Park Hotel, which has excellently views over Tenby bay.

Poole - Dorset

The very beautiful Poole, a coastal town in Dorset, is known for its large natural harbor, sandy beaches, and Georgian houses in the old town.  This is like UK’s own little Caribbean escape. This is one of the UK’s premier beach destinations.

"Poole in Dorset is like the UK's own Caribbean Escape"

Accommodation in Poole

Search holiday rentals and accommodation in Poole: The photo above is of Harbour Heights Hotel, which you can also easily book online via this link.

Thinking of visiting Dorset:  Read our article

Falmouth - Cornwall

Falmouth is situated on the coast of Cornwall in the South-west of England and certainly deserves to be on our list of the Best Seaside Holidays in the UK.

Accommodation in Falmouth

Search and book some of the best holiday accommodation and vacation rentals in Falmouth with beautiful views. The photo above is from Falmouth View: Great location and views.

St Ives - Cornwall

St Ives Cornwall

St Ives is a town in Cornwall, England, known for its surf beaches, like Porthmeor.

When is an island not an island? When it’s the Island in St Ives, Cornwall – which is actually a headland connected to Porthmeor Beach. The grassy peninsula is a stopping-off place for migratory seabirds and wildlife watchers, hoping to spot dolphins, seals, sunfish and basking sharks in the surrounding waters. At the top is the tiny St Nicholas Chapel, which boasts panoramic views across St Ives Bay and was once used to spot smugglers.

Accommodation in St Ives

Find and book some fabulous accommodation options overlooking Porthminster Beach with views across St Ives Bay and Godrevy Lighthouse.

Newquay - Cornwall

The picturesque Newquay is a pretty town on the north coast of Cornwall, England. Known for its sandy Fistral and Watergate Bay beaches, this is also one of the most beautiful beach destinations in England.

Accommodation in Newquay

Search more than 300 holiday accommodation options in Newquay.

Whitby - Yorkshire

Whitby is very beautiful seaside town in Yorkshire.

Accommodation in Whitby

Book beautiful holiday accommodation in Whitby Yorkshire.

Scarborough - North Yorkshire

Scarborough a pretty resort town on England’s North Sea coast is known for its 2 bays with sandy beaches split by the Scarborough Castle.

Accommodation in Scarborough UK

Book fabulous accommodation in Scarborough near the beach. La Baia Hotel is a beachfront hotel with spectacular views. You can book accommodation easily online via this link.

If you're staying in a Self-Catering place

You need a good recipe to feed the crowd.

Isle of Wight - Island

The Isle of Wight island off the South coast of England is known for its beaches and seafront promenades. (Shanklin and Ventnor Beach).

We really hope you book and enjoy one of the best seaside holidays in the UK.