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England Beach Hotels Guide

recommended beachfront hotels and other accommodation near the beach


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imposing 18th century mansion on the coast, a lavish make over has combined original features, striking design and excellent facilities

Navigator Hotel

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a traditional hotel with a popular restaurant and bar situated directly opposite the beach - some of the comfortable rooms have sea views

Burgh Island Hotel

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beautifully restored Art Deco hotel, retaining its '30s atmosphere and glamour, set on a tidal island, with its own pub, surrounded by the sea

Roslin Beach Hotel

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on the quieter end of the Esplanade, a seaside retreat overlooking the beach and sea offering stylish rooms and award-winning cuisine

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eclectic design and features dot the interior and gardens of this smart hotel, the rooms are elegant and the restaurant offers fine dining

The Green House

Bournemouth

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a boutique, eco-friendly hotel, offering award-winning, seasonal cuisine and well-appointed rooms furnished with hand-made furniture

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run by members of the same family since 1920, stylish guest rooms, comfortable public areas and personal service are the order of the day

Cary Arms

Babbacombe

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for a special English Riviera holiday, here you'll find a traditional inn with the pampering comfort of a luxury spa hotel, in an outstanding spot

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a sense of the French Riviera permeates through this elegant and stylish hotel where guests are afforded high levels of comfort and service

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in a stunning cliff top position with direct access to miles of sandy beach and boasting a wealth of facilities including a marine-inspired spa

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set in an elevated spot overlooking Gyllyngvase Beach, there are stylish and contemporary rooms, relaxing facilities and attractive gardens

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a stylish Victorian hotel set in a stunning spot overlooking Fistral Beach with an impressive range of relaxing facilities and award-winning dining

Camelia Hotel

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enjoys a superb seaside spot directly opposite the beach at Thorpe Bay and offers a friendly atmosphere, well-presented rooms and fine food

Gara Rock

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a stunning, cliff-top hotel, affording spectacular views, this expansive hotel features extensive leisure facilities and a high-end restaurant

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stay in quirky, individually decorated rooms - Arty of House style - and enjoy a modern British menu and unique cocktails at this urban hotel

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in the heart of Rylstone Gardens, a hundred yards from Shanklin Beach, a charming, Victorian manor has gorgeously decorated rooms

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charming, 14th-century, thatched quayside inn, bursting with character and offering stylish rooms, fresh local seafood, a cosy bar and views

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an Arts and Crafts style hotel set in a clifftop spot from where steps lead down to a secluded beach; rooms are stylish and well-appointed

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landmark hotel, overlooking the sea, that features elegant guest rooms, fine dining, good service and hospitality and a relaxing ambience

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situated in an 18th Century country house with the restaurants using produce from their own gardens

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