Coastal Breaks Across Great Britain

There is nothing like a seaside break, and coastal hotels are a refreshing home from home anytime of the year.

If you do like to be beside the seaside there's always a Best Western hotel waiting to welcome you.

Feel the sand (and stones) beneath your feet on a coastal break filled with glistening shorelines and sweeping moors as Britain’s best beach hotspots offer even the most intrepid traveller an unforgettable holiday experience.

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Right around the coast of Great Britain you'll find a Best Western hotel to suit your stay. Whether you book a break on the South Coast, the amazing Welsh coastline or the North West resorts of Britain, Best Western hotels give you a unique and individual experience.

Explore over 7000 miles of awesome coastline in Scotland, head to one of the popular beach resorts on the South Coast or book a Best Western hotel around the West Coast of Britain in Devon and Cornwall.

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What’s your perfect coastal break?

Traditional seaside charms or wild rugged coastline? Sandy shores or rocky cliffs ready for exploring? Fish and chips in the sea air or finest seafood with a view? Whatever makes your perfect coastal break we’ll have a hotel to suit. See some of our most popular seaside destinations.

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Brighton Rocks! Brighton is a great seaside town, with a huge mix of heritage, culture and seaside fun. Developed over centuries, it attracts visitors with its peaceful streets, beautiful sandy beaches, traditional seaside fun, fine dining and sophisticated shopping. There is so much to see and do, not only in the town itself, but also in the surrounding area.

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More than just a ‘kiss me quick’ hat, Blackpool is a Mecca for anyone that wants a fun British seaside break. The fastest and tallest roller coasters, world-class shows, cosmopolitan restaurants, vibrant nightlife, an active sports scene and breathtakingly beautiful scenery on Blackpool's doorstep. More things to do than you can swing an inflatable mallet at!

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Dover stands out on the South-East Coast, both culturally and historically, as a wonderful and varied destination for a family trip or weekend away. The lively port town is nestled on the southern coast of Kent and faces France across the narrowest part of the English Channel. On a warm summer’s day, nothing can beat a beach or harbour-side swim with the majestic cliffs in the distance.

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Channel Islands
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For too many of us, the Channel Islands remain a missed opportunity on our ‘must-visit’ lists. But with miles of stunning coastline, award-winning beaches, world-class fresh produce and fascinating histories – the main islands of Jersey and Guernsey are hidden gems you’ll want to keep going back to. Between the vibrant capitals, iconic landmarks and renowned museums, it’s time to start planning your overdue trip!

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Newquay, the famous holidaying town located on Cornwall’s Atlantic Coast, has frequently topped the prestigious ‘Which Holiday Survey’ of Britain’s favourite seaside towns and is one of the nation’s most popular destinations for coastal breaks.

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Torquay is the English Riviera. It’s a great venue for family holidays, short breaks or as a base for exploring Devon and the surrounding area. Torquay is situated on the South Devon coastline and is a fabulous place to relax, to soak up the atmosphere, and to enjoy the experience of a holiday in a classical English seaside resort, at all times of the year.

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Britain’s first seaside resort! Scarborough provides an absolutely perfect seaside holiday location for people of all ages, with its safe and sandy beaches and numerous other seaside attractions. Dive into the exhibits at the Sea Life Marine Sanctuary, wander through Scarborough Art Gallery and the Rotunda Museum. Scarborough provides you with all year round fun and events.


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