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20 of the Best CoolStays by the Sea

Published: 16th April 2019

Would you like your own private beach, a view of the sea from your hot tub, or your own luxury lighthouse? We love to be beside the seaside and we've chosen 20 of the best CoolStays by the sea for you.
Vanguard

Vanguard

Nr Whitby - Yorkshire

Fresh sea air in abundance at this holiday cottage at a lighthouse, with spectacular views and easy access to the beach below.

Sleeps 5

From £133/night

Kiora

Kiora

Whitstable - Kent

Luxury beach-front house in the charming town of Whitstable; where glorious sea views and sunsets await.

Sleeps 8

From £229/night

Belle Tout Lighthouse

Belle Tout Lighthouse

Eastbourne - East Sussex

Lighthouse converted in to a charming and unique B&B, slap bang on the South Downs Way, complete with panoramic views of the English Channel, the Seven Sisters and Beachy Head.

Sleeps 12

From £160/night

The Beach House Pevensey

The Beach House Pevensey

Pevensey Bay - Sussex

A modern beach house for ten with a hot tub and panoramic sea views from your balcony.

Sleeps 10

From £176/night

Blue Point

Blue Point

Whitstable - Kent

A stunning haven in the most amazing location right on Whitstable Beach that enjoys spectacular views across the water.

Sleeps 5

From £214/night

The Chalet Saunton

The Chalet Saunton

Braunton - Devon

Right by the North Devon beach, with stunning interiors and breathtaking sea views, The Chalet gives you six 3-bed apartments and a 2-bed penthouse to choose from

Sleeps 4-6

From £350/night

Hive Beach House

Hive Beach House

Burton Bradstock - Dorset

A stunning romantic bolthole right next to a sandy, shingle beach on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

Sleeps 6

From £200/night

The Beach Hut

The Beach Hut

nr. Plymouth - Devon

Delightful off-grid South Devon beach hut in the most jaw dropping location with a hot tub, barbecue and its own private beach - The ultimate romantic bolthole.

Sleeps 2

From £275/night

Cley Windmill

Cley Windmill

Cley - Norfolk

Brimming with old-fashioned charm, this wonderfully renovated mill in North Norfolk is great for country and coast.

Sleeps 2 to 22

From £159/night

Bliss Blakeney

Bliss Blakeney

Blakeney - Norfolk

Super comfy, uber luxurious and wonderfully social holiday home in Norfolk - The perfect place for large groups looking to explore this gorgeous county.

Sleeps 10

From £206/night

Knoydart Hide

Knoydart Hide

Inverie - Scotland

Experience views to die for at this newly-built romantic hideout with hot tub and sauna in Scotland’s remote Knoydart peninsula.

Sleeps 2

From £126/night

Cruggleton Lodge

Cruggleton Lodge

Garlieston - Scotland

A beautifully restored cottage in Dumfries and Galloway where wild woodland scenes can be spotted from your hot tub by the sea…

Sleeps 6

From £83/night

The Old Church - Portpatrick

The Old Church - Portpatrick

Portpatrick - Dumfries & Galloway

A luxurious, village church on Scotland’s undiscovered coastline…far off the beaten track amongst picture-perfect landscapes…

Sleeps 10

From £500/night

Sound of Harris

Sound of Harris

Isle of Harris - Eilean Siar

Chic and contemporary mid century style holiday units, located in the remote splendour of the Outer Hebrides, a perfect retreat for just the two of you.

Sleeps 2 per unit

From £107/night

Felin Hescwm

Felin Hescwm

Dinas - Pembrokeshire

Tranquil, converted Grade II listed building mere moments from a quiet, secluded cove in Pembrokeshire

Sleeps 4

From £78/night

Hide Wales Entire Site Rental

Hide Wales Entire Site Rental

Llantwit Major - Vale of Glamorgan

Idyllic comfy spot for large groups sat in the pretty countryside near the Glamorgan coast.

Sleeps 12-20

From £260/night

Tresillian

Tresillian

Sennen - Cornwall

A warm, spacious and light farmhouse that's been lovingly restored, with wide sea views and a sheltered outdoor courtyard.

Sleeps 8

From £128/night

Buddha Beach House

Buddha Beach House

Near Looe - Cornwall

Amazing Cornish beach house - sit in the hot tub and gaze at the stunning sea views

Sleeps 10

From £185/night

Barford Beach House

Barford Beach House

nr. Bude - Cornwall

Head to the North Cornwall coast at Barford, a stunning holiday home for up to 16 people that offers sea views and luxurious living.

Sleeps 16

From £600/night

Rockfish St. Ives

Rockfish St. Ives

St Ives - Cornwall

Restored fisherman’s cottage in St Ives with a Scandi twist and views across Porthmeor Beach

Sleeps 8

From £170/night

Remember, CoolStays has many more amazing seaside stays, and it's almost impossible to pick our favourites, so do make sure you check out the full By The Sea collection here.

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Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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