Whether you prefer to wake up to a beach or river view, you can take your pick from one of these boutique places to stay – all are on or near the water.
Serene Escape in Devon
Retreat to the lush, sprawling countryside of Devon and this beautifully restored 18th century farmhouse B&B – with the added bonus of an indoor salt water swimming pool. Whether you spend your days at the nearby coast, exploring ruins and moors, or ….
Tinsmith’s House B&B
Aylsham, North Norfolk, England
A beautifully renovated 18th-century tinsmith’s workshop, this gorgeous B&B is one-of-a-kind. Styled with a superb collection of art and design pieces, it’s more than a pretty face. With sublime home-cooked breakfasts, charming owners and friendly dogs, it has a big heart too.
Masseria San Domenico hotel
Savelletri di Fasano, Puglia, Italy
Throw off your robe and dip into the spectacular seawater pool, indulge in luxurious Thalassotherapy spa treatments and sunbathe by fragrant olive trees, wild rosemary, grapes and figs, at this glorious gay-friendly hotel. A restored 15th century masseria, with beautifully furnished rooms, ….
Artist Residence Cornwall
Penzance, Cornwall, England
Artsy hotel by the seaside
Discover the seaside charms of West Cornwall at this unique artist designed boutique hotel. Part of the carefully curated group of Artist Residences, it’s a hip, modern place to stay in the middle of Penzance’s historical old quarter. Old mixing with new ….
Stylish Cornish Holiday Cottage
Escaping the stresses of daily life in a fairytale family holiday cottage in Cornwall has never looked so good. Heritage meets modern comforts at this gorgeous estate known for its focus on wellness and unbelievably beautiful landscape.
14 Wolfe Tone Square
Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland
Shipshape Bantry Bay
Just moments from beautiful Bantry Bay, No. 14 Wolfe Tone Square is a luxury, five bedroom self catering townhouse. It’s perfect for group celebrations, with a combination of old school elegance, maritime themes and mod cons.
A spacious farmhouse for gatherings
Treworgey Farmhouse – a beautiful, Cornish holiday house sleeping 11 – is picture perfect! Outside, roses climb the walls and there are wonderful views over the valley to the river below. Being part of Treworgey Farm – a collection of 15 – ….
Kingswear, Devon, England
ARCHITECTURAL TOUR DE FORCE
This stunningly unique gay owned guesthouse with just three rooms presents a totally different dimension to staying in a B&B in the UK. Expertly designed, ideally located and with wonderful hosts. “Kaywana Hall brings a touch of glamour to idyllic Devon” Metro London
Begur, Costa Brava, Spain
Havana meets Costa Brava
In beautiful, coastal Begur, just north of Barcelona is hip, cool and unique but above all welcoming, Hotel Aiguaclara. Explore coastal walks, ancient towns and stunning beaches before making use of the laid back bar and restaurant downstairs in this converted 19thcentury ….
Sea Sunset Cottage
Cottage on the beach
Sea Sunset Cottage, in the heart of trendy Whitstable, is more than overlooking the beach; it’s basically on it. Stunning sea views, sunsets and the sound of the waves lapping the pebble beach are your backdrop during a stay in this romantic, ….