All costs are peak summer season charges.
Penarvon Cabin, Helford, Cornwall
From £841 for seven nights
A cabin among the many bushes, overlooking a tiny sheltered seaside on the estuary of the River Helford earlier than it reaches Falmouth Bay. The village of Helford was as soon as a busy port however now could be a sleepy retreat. The Shipwrights Arms on the water’s edge is a well-liked pub serving home made pizzas and, after all, fish and chips, pasties and Cornish ice-cream. Take a ferry to Glendurgan Backyard or to Trebah Backyard, which thrives within the subtropical microclimate, and return for drinks in your terrace gazing out on the water.
Mapled Cottage, St Agnes, Cornwall
From £579 for six nights
Mapled Cottage is well-located for exploring the north Cornish coast, with its surf seashores and coastal footpaths all inside strolling distance of the property. It’s within the village of St Agnes, well-known for Stippy Stappy, the terrace of cottages featured within the Poldark books. The home has two bedrooms and cosy decor, with picket flooring, fire and a kitchen kitted out with an Aga. Trevaunance Cove, Chapel Porth and Porthtowan are the native seashores; all three have lifeguards from spring to autumn, making them nice for households, and become familiar with browsing.
Seaspray, Woolacombe, north Devon
From £1,025 for seven nights
A sensible, fashionable vacation house, Seaspray is a brief stroll from the lengthy, sandy bay of Woolacombe: an award-winning household seaside resort good for studying to surf, constructing sandcastles and strolling. The three-bedroom, ground-floor house has an open-plan residing and eating room, and sea and sundown views from the patio.
2 Ivy Cove, Lannacombe, south Devon
From £678 for seven nights
The situation of two Ivy Cove is sufficient to promote it: on the inexperienced hills above Lannacombe Bay, with views over the cliff. It is a good vacation cottage for these after a easy hideaway in a stupendous pure spot. Two implausible seashores are inside strolling distance, each good for swimming. The three-bedroom coastguard cottage shares its setting with two different properties constructed by the Admiralty in 1903. Inside are picket flooring and easy cosy furnishings.
Wans Barton, Weymouth, Dorset
From £1,470 for seven nights
Wans Barton is a big, fashionable barn conversion on the Jurassic Coast and simply 15 minutes’ stroll from much-loved Chesil Seashore. The four-bedroom property is stuffed with pure gentle and has stone flooring and white partitions, whereas the open-plan residing area – with oak eating desk – is right for big group dinners.
Little Chert, Isle of Wight
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From £634 for seven nights
This modernist vacation house in Ventnor has a standout 1970s inside, with retro furnishings and vibrant colors all through. Properly-located for surfers, the home is inside strolling distance of the island’s south coast breaks and in addition has views from the clifftop. It has one bed room – the right spot for a romantic break.
Outdated Coastguard Cottage, Pett, East Sussex
£773 for seven nights
This coastal cottage is correct on Pett Stage’s shingle seaside, and near Rye Harbour nature reserve and Fairlight nation park. It has a comfortable residing area, picket flooring and a conservatory/eating room. There’s additionally a patio for out of doors meals and a garden surrounded by white picket fence, and naturally the seaside is accessible for video games all day lengthy.
Seaview, Dungeness, Kent
From £785 for seven nights
This restored fisherman’s cottage is correct on the seaside and has a wood-panelled inside with a timeless really feel – whereas the wild, shingle seaside of Dungeness (often called the “desert of England”) is throughout you. The 2-bedroom cottage has a comfy residing space with wicker chairs and a log-burner, with loads to discover close by, together with native pubs and the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway, and a brief drive (or an extended stroll) away is the beautiful city of Rye.
Woodlark, Saxmundham, Suffolk
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From £807 for seven nights
Surrounded by the beautiful Dunwich Heath, the views from this seaside cottage (from each window) take your gaze over the darkish inexperienced and vibrant splashes of purple heather and out in direction of the North Sea. Contained in the dainty cottage is a small kitchen with eating desk, two bedrooms (a twin and a double) and a comfy lounge. The native pub is a simple mile’s stroll, with the small city of Orford – which boasts greater than its justifiable share of foodie spots, from Pinney’s oysterage and smokehouse to the Pump Road bakery – a brief drive away.
Santa Monica, Sea Palling, Norfolk
From £717 for seven nights
A former fisherman’s hut however with an earthy, hippy character because of the eclectic furnishings – together with a claw-foot tub – and vibrant artworks on the partitions. To succeed in the ocean, simply wander over the sand dunes. Sea Palling is a sandy seaside, standard with households and excellent for swimming; flood defences beneath the ocean imply the water stays comparatively calm. Within the neighborhood you’ll discover all the same old seaside trappings: pubs, cafes, an amusement arcade and contemporary fish on the market, however that is actually a spot for many who wish to escape to an easy-going location that’s extra low-key than Cromer or Nice Yarmouth. The hut continues to be accessible for the week of Four-10 August.
Sea Blue Cottage, Scarborough, North Yorkshire
From £530 for seven nights
A kind of slender, pastel-shade terrace properties with a toy-town really feel synonymous with British seaside resorts, Sea Blue Cottage is simply seconds from the seaside. Friends who keep on the 150-year-old two-bedroom home have two bays to discover from their doorstep: busy South Bay, with its donkeys and different conventional seaside amusements and the quieter North Bay that leads you to the most important open-air theatre in Europe.
Lighthouse Keeper’s Cottage, Sunderland, Tyne & Put on
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From £860 for seven nights
One other cottage connected to a lighthouse; this one on the coast close to Sunderland – and 15 miles from Newcastle – with views out to sea over the cliffs. The 2-bedroom cottage, in-built 1871 as a house for the keeper of the Souter Lighthouse and his household, has been restored, with fashionable fittings inside its whitewashed partitions and a cosy walled backyard with picnic bench for out of doors eating.
Duneside Home, Beadnell, Northumberland
From £1,515 for seven nights
A contemporary, luxurious four-bedroom vacation house, Duneside Home offers greater than sufficient area and luxury for a household or huge group journey to the coast. Set simply behind the dunes, it has modern decor with an enormous open-plan kitchen and lounge, in addition to a log-burner and bespoke kitchen – all good for big gatherings and sociable meals. The sandy seaside is family-friendly, with rockpools, whereas fairly Beadnell Harbour is utilized by native fisherman.
The Disguise, Walney Island, Cumbria
£521 for seven nights
On the sting of Walney Island, close to Barrow-in-Furness, The Disguise is the type of property that gives an instantaneous sense of journey: not least because of the working lighthouse beside it. The seaside is moments away; simply 40 metres to the highest of the sand banks, with two nature reserves and miles of sandy seashores to discover. Inside, the cottage has loads of pure gentle and is kitted out with plush, fashionable furnishings, a rainfall bathe and a Sonos audio system. The Disguise is at present accessible for the final week of August and the primary week of September.
No eight Victoria Street, North Berwick
From £1,000 for seven nights
Inside this 200-year-old stone cottage is a superbly designed modern inside. In addition to the classic furnishings, there are two woodburners and an Aga, and a high-ceilinged residing area that’s full of sunshine. Exterior is a vegetable patch plus a patio for out of doors eating, in addition to a deal with hidden on the finish of the backyard: a small sauna cabin. North Berwick itself has a historic harbour (the place you should buy contemporary lobster) and seashores and there’s loads to discover within the city itself, with foodie spots and impartial retailers.
Loch Eishort Cabin, Isle of Skye
From £590 for seven nights
A white-walled picket cabin in Ord, south-west Skye, this coastal retreat shares its location with only a handful of different properties. The three-bedroom cabin has a comfy wood-panelled inside, with a cosy, Scandi really feel that enhances the wild, rugged environment that’s house to wildlife, from otters to sea eagles.
Home of the Sea Chook, Anglesey
From £985 for seven nights
The Home of the Sea Chook has sweeping views over the Borth Wen headland; simply observe the coastal path from the backyard all the way down to the shore. The property has two massive bedrooms, together with additional beds and a sofa-bed that means it will possibly sleep as much as eight (and subsequent door there’s a seaside home that company can e book which sleeps 4 extra). The inside is smooth, gentle and fashionable: natural-wood fittings are discovered within the kitchen and eating area, there’s a roll-top tub within the toilet and an enormous couch space (with wood-burner) looking to sea by means of sliding glass doorways. From the home you possibly can discover Anglesey, take the coastal path as much as Holyhead mountain or go to the village of Rhosneigr for a stroll round impartial retailers, galleries and bars.
Bwthyn Tresinwen, Strumble Head, Pembrokeshire
£799 for seven nights
Beneath the Thatch has a variety of rustic vacation properties in Wales and plenty of nonetheless have summer season availability. Although this four-bedroom cottage sleeps eight, be warned: it solely has one toilet. However it’s a superbly saved conventional family, with stone partitions, picket beams, vintage furnishings and a lush backyard. What makes Bwthyn Tresinwen particular nonetheless, is its location, simply 300 metres from a “secret” seaside with waters frequented by seals, dolphins and whales.
Cloughboy Cottage, Donegal, Eire
£1,440 per week
An enormous, modern bolthole in a terrific location, this cottage overlooks Loughros Beg Bay from its perch on the Loughros peninsula, with views out to Slievetooey mountain. Six acres of moorland encompass the home, which is open to the panorama because of a terrace and enormous home windows and french doorways. Inside is an unlimited open-plan residing and eating area, with an elevated bridge spanning the atrium, main as much as two of the bedrooms (the opposite two are on the bottom flooring). Within the surrounding space are the wild seashores and mountains of Donegal, famed for its seafood.
The Seashore Home, County Wexford, Eire
£1,755 for seven nights
This three-bedroom cottage overlooks a sandy seaside on one in all Eire’s greatest stretches of coast, with Clone Strand only a few metres from the door. The inside has luggage of heat and character, with the partitions filled with artwork and objets, and there’s a library and an open-plan lounge organized round a central fire. It has loads to entertain households: with a TV room for wet days and an outside decking space for barbecues.
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