Here are our favorite places to stay on the beach. Some are located directly by the sea (some also at a lake), some still a little away, but we can recommend them all.

Monte do Álamo

Tavira / Portugal

Small, personally run B&B just 5 minutes from the beach. Doubles from 124 euros per night incl. breakfast.

Adler Sicilia Special

Sicily / Italy

Special Offer for all lovers of Wellness at this new gem in the south of Sicily. 3 nights from 569 euros

Villa Laba

Sidi Kaouki / Morocco

New 9-key sanctuary in the beach town of Sidi Kaouki near Essaouira. Doubles from 140 euros incl. breakfast.

Le Sénéchal

Ile de Ré

Most charming hotel on the Ile de Ré with 20 rooms, lofts and maisons. Only 5 mins to the beaches. Doubles from around 180 euros

La Chaumière

Honfleur / France

Beautiful estate by the sea with its own restaurant and tennis court. Doubles around 270 euros per night.

Outpost Ocean Casitas

Azenhas do mar / Portugal

Four wonderful holiday flats one hour west of Lisbon, directly above the Atlantic Ocean. From 145 euros per night

Villa Zoe

Crete / Greece

Very personally run B&B, only 5 minutes from the beach with 6 rooms and garden. From 190 euros including breakfast.

Es Racó de Artà

Artà / Mallorca

Holistic sanctuary north of Artà with swimming pool, Yoga retreats, suites & restaurant. Doubles from 468 euros (low season)

Casa Céu

Olhão / Portugal

Enchanting B&B with boho design & 4 rooms, not far from the beaches. Doubles from 125 euros.

Mèlisses Andros

Andros / Greece

Lovely place with six rooms and a lot of retreats – directly by the sea in a secluded bay of Andros. Doubles from 295 euros.

Fanø Krogaard

Fanø / Denmark

Beautiful 25-room hotel with healthy and cosy restaurant, located 15 walking minutes from the North Sea beaches. Doubles from 130 euros.

Adler Spa Resort Sicilia

Sicily / Italy

Holiday resort in the south with direct access to the sea. 77 rooms, 5 swimming pools, gourmet restaurant and wellness. Doubles from 270 euros p.p.

Parco dei Sesi

Pantelleria / Italy

Creative hideaway by the sea with twelve different suites & apartments & a lot of retreats. Doubles from around 130 to 360 euros.

Aristide Syros

Syros / Greece

Beautifully restored palazzo with nine suites and a gourmet restaurant. 5 mins from the beach. Doubles from 280 euros.

Villa Arcadio

Salò / Lago di Garda

18-room bijoux with swimming pool and gourmet restaurant in a historic palazzo overlooking the lake and the bay of Salò. Doubles from 280 euros.

Meem Townhouse

Sóller / Majorca

A small palace in Soller with seven beautifully furnished suites – for lovers of minimalistic design. Doubles from 140 euros.


Cassis / Provence

Dreamlike inn with four guest suites on the outskirts of Cassis. Only a 15-minute walk from the beach. Double room from 310 euros per night.

La Bionda

Begur / Spain

Enchanting B&B in the center of Begur with eight pretty suites – 5 mins from the beaches. Doubles from 155 euros.

Masseria Calderisi

Fasano in Puglia / Italy

Serene Masseria with 24 beautiful rooms and suites, only 5 mins from their own beach club. Doubles from 380 euros.

Les Rosées

Mougins / France

Dreamy sanctuary outside Mougins, with pool and restaurant. Rooms with breakfast approx. 250 euros.

Milch & Limonade

North Sea / Germany

Lovely tiny house in the middle of a small village, 20 mins from the beach. From around 260 euros per night.

Spinguera Ecolodge

Kap Verde Islands / Africa

Eco-friendly lodge with rooms, villa & apartment and restaurant on site near the beach on Boa Vista. Doubles around 200 euros.

Seehotel Ambach

Lake Caldaro / South Tyrol

70s vintage jewel directly on Lake Kaltern. That means: first thing in the morning, go for a long swim. Doubles with dinner about 222 euros p.p.

Ostseehof Langfeld

Pommerby / Baltic Sea

Elegant estate with many quite charming holiday homes, only 5 minutes from the Baltic Sea beach. House from 185 to 450 euros

Masseria Dagilupi

Ostuni / Puglia

Beautiful small masseria below Ostuni with three suites, pool and enchanting breakfast. 10 min. to the beach. Doubles from 180 euros.

La Sosta di Ottone III

Levanto / Italy

Beautiful place with only six guest rooms and a restaurant overlooking the Ligurian coast. Doubles from 230 euros.

L’ Escale du Ciel

Provence / France

True hidden gem (B&B) with only three rooms and spectacular swimming pool overlooking the mountains. Doubles from 190 euros.

Outpost Casa das Arribas

Atlantic Coast / Portugal

Seven stylish and perfectly located apartments with views of the Atlantic ocean. Apartment from 150 euros per night.

Die Reederin

Lübeck / Germany

Stylish boutique bed&breakfast with seven beautiful rooms in an old building. Doubles from 179 euros.

Gut Damp

Damp / Baltic Sea

14 generously equipped lofts, the benefits of an in-house restaurant, and the shores of the nearby beaches about 5 minutes away. Loft from 135 euros.

Prati Palai

Lago di Garda / Italy

One of the very few hidden gems on the Lago di Garda. B&B with only eight classical rooms, overlooking the lake. Doubles from 212 Euro.

Tenuta Cammarana

Sicily / Italy

Rural country estate with small rooms and authentic dining experience. Doubles from 180 to 250 Euros.

I Cucali

Porto Recanati / Italy

Super cute little B&B in the Marche, directly in the first row, with a view of the sea. Doubles from € 120, breakfast included.

Procida Camp & Resort

Procida Island / Italy

Stay in an Airstream, a tent or a small cabana. Glamping paradise on one of the most beautiful islands. From around 250 euros per night.

Trevose Harbour House

St. Ives / Cornwall

Charming, personally run 6-room B&B overlooking the bay, two mins. from the beach. Doubles approx. 190 euros including breakfast.

Sublime Retreat

Comporta / Portugal

Eco country retreat with chalets, rooms, wellness, pool and 10 min. to the beach. Double room / chalet from 275 euros.

Cabanas No Rio

Comporta / Portugal

Simple wooden cabanas for two pax right by the river near Comporta. 200 euros per night for the huts.

Artist Residence

Brighton / Great Britain

Small, colourful beach hotel with 25 rooms and restaurant in the house. Double room from approx. 95 euros.

Artist Residence Penzance

Cornwall / England

Small, fine, hip, colourful, with its own restaurant and ideal for wonderful summer holiday days. Doubles from 91 euros.

Halcyon House

Cabarita Beach / Australia

Small & super pretty beach hideaway with restaurant & spa. Doubles from about 360 euros.

Casas Na Areia

Comporta / Portugal

Lovely beach huts with kitchen a little outside of Comporta. House from 500 euros per night.

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