You dont have to go overseas to enjoy great beaches or even just spend the day being mesmerised by tranquil blue waters. The UK has close to 8,000 miles of beautiful and historic coastline, many of which are just waiting to be discovered. And when you do decide to spend sea viewing time with your family, theres simply no better way to do it than spend it in the UKs top 5 luxury seaside hotels for that spectacular view of the liquid blue sea.
The Scarlet in Cornwall
Located on the coast near Newquay is one of UKs best seaside hotels, The Scarlet. This magnificent eco hotel provides guests with a spectacular view of the Mawgan Porth beach. Ideal for the honeymooners or simply couples who wish to renew or rekindle their passion for each other, The Scarlet is the perfect place to be as it features infinity pools, flat roofs, and glass walls that clearly blur the boundaries of what is inside the hotel and those in the surroundings. At the very least, you will feel very much pampered at the hotels Ayurvedic spa where your spirit will be drifting in dreamland.
Salcombe Harbour Hotel in Devon
With a luxury spa, panoramic sea views over Salcombe Bay, a really stylish restaurant, and a private cinema, the Salcombe Harbour Hotel is south Devons answer to the best seaside hotels in the UK. For those who want a little more luxury than the average holiday cottage by the sea or coastal campsite, this stylish hotel offers a special stay in this part of Devon. From the balcony of one of 50 fully en-suite guest rooms, you can marvel at the golden sandy beaches, twinkling waters, and colourful pastel beach cottages on the Salcombe Bay. At night, you will be treated to a symphony of swooshing waves punctuated by the occasional bells from fishing boats bobbing in the water.
Artist Residence, Brighton in East Sussex
It may only have 23 guest rooms but the Artist Residence in Brighton, East Sussex is what art lovers will eventually come to appreciate. Each of the 23 rooms are intricately painted and decorated by an artist. The hotel provides exceptional views of Brighton Beach, all 5.4 miles of it. You can dine at the chic Set Restaurant for some superb seasonal delicacies or while your time at the Cocktail Shack.
Penally Abbey in Pembrokeshire
Located in Tenby in the Welsh county of Pembrokeshire is a beautiful 11-guest room large house that has been converted into one of the best seaside hotels in this part of the world. Situated in an elevated position, this is the ideal place to propose to your lady while having candlelight dinner with the large swath of open sea in the background. Feast on seared salmon fillet or even steamed clams while waiting for the right time to propose.
The Pier Hotel in Essex
Designed like a Venetian palazzo, The Pier Hotel in Harwich, Essex has stood the test of time since its construction in 1864. It provides excellent views of the Stour and Orwell estuaries, great bistro, and superb menu at the Harbourside Restaurant.
Spend your sea viewing holidays in any of these superb seaside hotels. You wont regret it.