Plan Your Ultimate Dream Beach Holiday
Find your perfect beach holiday at one of the idyllic beaches mentioned here, and start planning your perfect getaway. There are plenty of choices for couples, families and singles so you will be able to find something that will suit your needs. Spend your holiday relaxing on the sand thanks to a last minute deal or swimming in the ocean. If you're looking at a popular beach spot, be sure to keep an eye out for early bird deals to save money. Also make sure to check out our packing list for your next beach holiday with lots of useful tips!
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What are the best beaches in the world?
Horseshoe Bay, Bermuda: This is one of the most popular beaches on the island, offering clear waters and soft pink sand. There are plenty of shops and restaurants near the beach for refreshments or to grab some additional sunscreen. Head to the small Port Royal Cove on the south side of the beach for and dramatic rock formations and shallow water that is perfect for small children.
Orient Bay, St. Martin: If you prefer to party on your beach holiday, then this is the place for you. The beach is lined with bars and dance clubs, allowing you to party while enjoying the sand beneath your feet. More daring beachgoers can go to the south side of the beach which has a nudist area.
Palm Beach, Aruba: Head to this beach for a holiday filled with fun in the sun activities. You can spend your day windsurfing, parasailing, and snorkelling. In the evening, head to one of the many casinos and restaurants nearby to continue the fun.
Local beach holidays
The weather might not always match anything you can experience abroad, but the UK is home to beautiful sandy beaches. Take a trip to Cornwall and catch some surf waves at Widemouth Bay or plan a relaxing walk through the Lost gardens Heligan for a tropical feel. Saunton Sands beach on the coast of north Devon is a beautiful, pet-friendly beach that is just as warm and welcoming as anywhere abroad. Learn surfing, go swimming or simply lie on the sandy beach taking in the well-deserved sun. Saunton Sands beach is the perfect place for a quick and affordable beach holiday with the family.
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The best destinations for a unique beach holiday
Havelock Island, Andaman Islands: On Havelock Island, you have a good chance of meeting one of the local elephants on the beach or in the surf. There are not many beaches in the world that can offer this unique experience. The beach offers breathtaking scenery and a peaceful escape from everyday life.
Paldiski, Estonia: This is not your typical beach holiday, and you certainly won't want to go for a swim. Pack your camera and enjoy the experience of deep snow drifts on the beach on this winter excursion. Build a snowman and take a memorable photograph.
Seligan Island, Borneo: The beach here is dedicated to conserving an endangered species of turtle. Visitors can watch the turtles laying eggs in the sand and watch the baby turtles head to the ocean.