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UK Holidays by the Sea - Top Beaches

The summer may be drawing to a close but there is still time to grab a late summer break in one of our Group Stays properties. Weather tends to be great in September and places quieter. It is the perfect time for a short break so we have found you the best beaches near a Group Stays property so you can make the most of your stay.

Properties by the Sea!

Look no futher than Group Stays if you want an outstanding holiday near the sea! Many our properties are either by the sea or a short walk or drive away. Always popular for family breaks the beach also attracts couples looking for a romantic holiday. September is a lovely time to holiday and with some great deals in some of our properties look no futher than Group Stays for your next UK holiday. Contact owners to find out about special offers or late availability using the contact owner form on the property listing!

A Breath of Fresh Air

Bossington Beach, Somerset may be a shingle and pebble beach rather than sand but it's appeal lies in the dramatic landscape surrounding it. Edged by farmland and Exmoor this beach is part of the National Trust estate Holnicote. Best for long walks and watching the sunset over the water this beach is a gem.

Close to: Cockercombe, Broadwood Farm and The Old Rectory (picture below shows the view of the water from The Old Rectory)

Clear Blue

If you are looking for a sandy cove and clear blue sea then Barafundle Bay, Pembrokeshire will float your boat! Unspoilt scenery dominates the view. It is a little walk to the beach from the nearest car park but it really is worth it. If you have a boat why not sail or motor round and stop there for the day. Stay at Celtic Haven and you even have a beach on your cottage doorstep! Best for a romantic picnic. 

Close to: Celtic Haven  (September Saver Special Offer avaliable contact owner for details)

Shelter and Protection

Visit Lyme Regis, Dorset and admire the Cobb. The Cobb is a harbour wall that dates from the 14th century. Lyme Regis is known for its delightful shops and great resturants serving local produce. Best for foodies looking for a great view!

Close to Court Close, Flossy Brook (picture below of Court Close)

Victorian Promenade

A long promenade, Punch and Judy and dipping toes into the sea is a vision many people have of the seaside. Torquay still has many of these features but there is nothing old fashioned about the experience. Walk the palm lined promenade and elegant pier before stopping off at the great range of cafes and bars or visit the marina. Best for guests looking for a beach with disabled access and facilities.

Close to Kippys Cottage, Cherry Tree Cottage (Picture shows Kippys Cottage garden and close proximity to the sea)

Surf's Up!

Budding surfers and families love Saunton Sands, Devon for it's wide expanse of sand,sea and surf. Wander a little further away from the car park and you will find you may have most of the beach to yourself. Sign up to surf school and take to the water with an experienced instructor and you'll be standing on that board in no time. Best for families looking for a bit of adventure. 

Close to Newhouse Farm Cottages (Picture shows Linhay Cottage, perfect for families)

Beach holidays are always a firm favourite for a UK holiday. Have a little look at the wonderful properties on offer and contact the owners today to book your next seaside get away.