If you are planning a beach vacation, a villa, cottage or apartment is an ideal way to have a luxurious and relaxing holiday at an affordable price.
From the budget friendly to the luxurious, and from the temperate to the tropical, we explore the finest beaches in the world.
For coastal holidays, Spain continues to be a budget destination. The country’s beaches are busy but beautiful – its cities and towns are among the most culturally vibrant in the entire world, with an energetic atmosphere, and a place where the sun always seems to be shining! From the low key Costa Brava to the high energy of Costa del Sol, Spain offers an amazing variety to choose from.
The country of Thailand offers a wide selection of ideal tropical beaches, on its mainland as well as its islands of Koh Phangan, Koh Tao, Koh Samui, the Phi Phi islands, Krabi and Phuket. Discover impressive tropical views and cliffs along with beautiful scenery that offers fascinating marine life and clear waters for diving or snorkeling.
The island of Mauritius is an idyllic luxury destination with guaranteed pristine beaches. You can rely on the weather at practically any time of the year, so it’s always a great idea to leave the UK’s gloomy weather for the paradise that awaits you on Mauritius. Its waters are inviting and warm and the beaches are clean and beautiful.
Although Cornwall cannot guarantee tropical weather, it is a great beach holiday destination. The south coast’s traditional Victorian beach towns and the north’s sprawling sands make Cornwall an extremely popular choice. It offers the UK’s best surf and is far and away gives us the most exciting, idyllic and beautiful beaches in the country.
There are several reasons why the Bahamas are among the world’s most popular luxury beach destinations. Its beaches are ideal, the island is luxurious and modern, and the islands feature delicious food and incredible sea life. The sandy beaches here provide you with a nice glimpse into what paradise truly looks like!
- Cote d’Azur
The breathtaking Cote d’Azur is well known as the playground of the rich and famous, along with its Monte Carlo casino and Cannes film festival. Its easy to see why with its impressive seaside towns and pristine beaches. Inland there is the sunny countryside and historic sites to explore.
The beaches of Australia are legendary, thanks to their vast scale of beautiful sand, the best surf in the world and amazing coral reefs. The beautiful country of Australia offers beach holidays that are an ideal combination of sightseeing and relaxation in outback and at the beach.
Brazil is a country that is world-renowned for its stunning beaches. It may not be as popular as most of the other top beach destinations on our list, but for the more adventurous traveler is still well worth the trip. There is a staggering number of sights that are offered, ranging from Rio de Janeiro’s vibrant urban life to the lush rain forests. Here are 10 of the top beaches according to Telegraph.co.uk
Mexico’s Cancun is one of the world’s most popular villa and resort destinations, due to its crystal blue waters, white sandy beaches and gorgeous tropical weather. The region offers a wide variety of fascinating sites to explore, ranging from picturesque sinkholes and waterfalls, to mangrove inlets, tropical lagoons and ancient Mayan temples. According to UK holiday website Beach Fix, Cancun is one of the most desirable locations for the coming months and year.
The state of Florida offers everything, from impressive national parks, to numerous cities with beaches, vast sandy shores, gorgeous isolated islands and warm weather. Once you add all of those things together it is easy to see why Florida is the world’s most popular family beach destination.