Beautiful Boutique Beach Hotels & B&Bs
Has Christmas left you feeling rather like a human pig in a blanket? Allow us to transport you to some of the most gorgeous beach hotels and B&Bs in the Further Afield collection where you can relax and rejuvenate with the warmest of welcomes. Cosy up in an intimate B&B or go further afield for some glorious winter sunshine – it’s the perfect time to plan an escape.
Hotel La Serena, Alicante, Spain
This adults-only oasis is the perfect retreat in the heart of picturesque Altea. Smack in the middle of the historical centre, you’re also just steps away from the seaside, meaning both hustle and bustle and tranquility are available in equal measure.
Hotel Villa Ducale, Sicily, Italy
With views across the town to Mount Etna and down to the Naxos Bay, the terrace at Hotel Villa Ducale is simply poetry come alive. This is truly a luxury retreat, with all the Sicilian charms you could wish for on your doorstep.
Carpe Diem Exclusive Beach Resort, Santorini, Greece
Escape to this serene, cool resort and you’ll discover a luxurious oasis perched high up on the sublime island of Santorini. This is stunning Santorini at its finest; spacious suites, each with a private terrace and plunge pool and mesmerising, panoramic views of the island.
Savoy Saccharum Resort & Spa, Madeira, Portugal
This luxurious, design-focused beach hotel features state-of-the-art amenities and is situated on a pebble and lava sandy cove. The stunning combination of this ultra-chic, modern resort and its dramatic coastal location make for a magical place to stay.
Somewhere a Bit Further Afield
Tom Beach Hotel, St Barts
Here’s a little piece of Caribbean paradise: this chic, boutique beach hotel is quite literally right on the beautiful, quiet sands of St. Jean with its calm, crystal clear waters. Its laid-back beach vibe makes it the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate.
Drake Bay Resort, Costa Rica
Head down to Costa Rica for a full dose of sunshine, nature and beach views. Perched on the hill above the bay this pared back but luxurious spot offers amazing food as you soak up the amazing nature surrounding these secluded cabins. There’s diving and sports on your doorstep, too, when you can drag yourself away.
On UK Soil
11 St. Ives B&B, St. Ives, Cornwall
A stylish B&B with spacious suites looking out over the harbour and beaches of the iconic Cornish town of St Ives and the sea beyond. This is everything a seaside destination should be, and more. Wonderful!
Strete Barton House, Dartmouth, Devon
Situated in the picturesque village of Strete, this chic B&B has panoramic views across Start Bay and is only a mile from some award-winning beaches. The stunning coastline has afforded the area the title of ‘The English Riviera’. We can see why.
The Idle Rocks, St Mawes, Cornwall
Right on the water’s edge in popular and picturesque St Mawes, The Idle Rocks has 19 elegant and bright bedrooms along with an award winning restaurant. Sid – the hotel’s concierge is an amazing mine of information and should be sought out on arrival!