As of the 4 July 2020, hotels, rentals and campsites in England are allowed to reopen. Do you want to go to the seaside? (We do.) As the travel industry gets ready to kick-start next month, we’ve been scouting out some seaside staycations for starters. From a six-bedroom sea view stunner in Northern Ireland to a Cornish bolthole with a private beach path, we’ve found some of the best UK rentals with sea views to book now.
UK Rentals With Sea Views 2020
Dry Creek House, Cornwall
Carved into the hillside near Polzeath, Dry Creek House is just minutes from the beach via a private path through the valley. Striking design features include a sedum planted roof and there are large communal living areas for getting together with family and friends. The master bedroom extends over the side of the valley amongst the evergreen trees to help you reconnect with nature.
Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms | From £59 pp per night | latitude50.co.uk
Positioned on the cliffs of St Leonards-on-Sea, Skyfall boasts stunning sea views, with beaches within walking distance and a beautifully situated deck with hot tub and dining area to enjoy leisurely evenings overlooking the sea. Sleeping up to 11 in five bedrooms including a master bedroom with a sea-view bathtub (bagsy).
Rates start from £1,428 for a three-night stay. To book, visit oliverstravels.com or call 0800 133 7999.
Little T in Lundy Bay, Cornwall
Nestled above Lundy Bay, Little T sleeps eight across four bedrooms. Perfectly positioned for wild swimming, paddling, rambling and escaping the crowds, there is outdoor space perfect for a BBQ and evening get togethers around the firepit.
Sleeps 8 | Price £4795 per week | latitude50.co.uk
Vane Tower Penthouse, Devon
This romantic hilltop tower features panoramic sea views across Torquay harbour. The penthouse forms the top two floors of a Grade II listed Italianate villa and sleeps four guests. There is a sea view garden for alfresco dining and the top bedroom has 12 windows with near 360 degree views across Berry Head and Brixham to distant Dartmoor.
A four night stay for four guests arriving 30th August costs £967 and a week in October starts from £646 | premiercottages.co.uk
St Moritz Hotel Self-Catering Suites, Cornwall
Overlooking the Camel Estuary and the Atlantic Ocean, St Moritz’s luxury apartments are the perfect in-between if you want to privacy of a rental and the comforts of a hotel stay. As well as three or four bedroom open-plan living spaces, you’ll be able to enjoy the Coweshed spa, St Moritz swimming pools, Hamman-style steam room and sauna and gym.
Blackrock Beach House, Portrush, Northern Ireland
Blackrock Beach House in Portrush has six en-suite bedrooms with sea views, plus 270 degree views of Donegal, Ramore Head and the Isle of Isla. Overlooking the Blue Flag West Strand beach, morning beach walks will set you up for the day perfectly.
Blackrock Beach House sleeps up to 12 people and is available for exclusive hire, priced from £2,100 for two nights. For more information and to book, please visit blackrockbeachhouseportrush.com
The Captain’s House at St Michaels Resort, Cornwall
The Captain’s House at St Michaels Resort will launch with the reopening of the hotel post-lockdown. The eight-bedroom beach house is adjacent to the hotel is available for exclusive use or individual room bookings. The resort overlooks Falmouth’s Gyllyngvase beach.
Exclusive hire of the Captain’s House will start from £1,200 per night | stmichaelsresort.com
Carn Mar, Cornwall
Carn Mar features a sea and sand backdrop from almost ever vantage point, with three floors to occupy with all the family. There are six bedrooms sleeping up to 14 people, with a master bedroom featuring a Juliet balcony and sliding doors to let the sea air flow in. The wooden gate at the bottom of the garden leads straight onto the South West Coast Path so you can explore Polzeath’s beautiful beaches, and beyond.
Sleeps 14 | From £31 per person per night latitude50.co.uk start the slideshow
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