Cheap Beach Holidays

Cheap Beach Holidays with On the Beach

If we were on Mastermind, beach holidays would be our specialist subject. So close your eyes and imagine you’re by the seaside. Can you feel the warm weather? And hear the softly breaking waves? Our expertise in everything sun, sea and sand tells us that you definitely need a beach break. Luckily, there’s a sun lounger out there with your name on it, and we’re here to help you find it.

From beachfront hotels to pieces of paradise located a bit further out, we’ve collected our favourite places to stay that are within reach of the beach. Whether you prefer sandy stretches with watersports, restaurants and bars aplenty or quiet coves off the beaten track, read on to discover all there is to know about beach holidays.

Our favourite beachfront properties

Beach holidays for families

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside! Our love for beach holidays is all-singing and all-dancing, and we can’t wait to pass our beachy enthusiasm down to the next generation. Eating ice creams, paddling in the sea and building sandcastles are the perfect way to make precious holiday memories with your little ones, so check out these hotels for some family-friendly fun in the sun.

Beach holidays for couples

Is there anything more romantic than a walk along the beach? Treat your partner to a beach break and you’ll be feeling the summer love in no time. If you’re looking for some quiet alone time, consider an adults-only stay, or opt for a lively resort hotel in the heart of the action if you like your beach holidays packed with partying.

Budget-friendly beach holidays

Beach holidays are for everyone. With our low deposits starting from £30pp, there’s no need to miss out on the sun if you’re on a budget. Whether you’re after an All Inclusive family hotel or a cheap and cheerful getaway with your mates, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at these hotels and book yourself a beach break that won’t break the bank.

Beach holidays to The Canaries

Year-round sunshine, 100s of kilometres of beaches and excellent facilities make the Canary Islands great for beach holidays. Love watersports? Sotavento Beach in Fuerteventura or the sands of El Duque in Tenerife are calling your name. Looking for blue seas and blue skies? Beach-hop your away around Puerto del Carmen in Lanzarote – Matagorda, Los Pocillos, Playa Chica and Playa Grande have all been awarded the coveted Blue Flag, too.

Beach holidays to Turkey

What destination offers great weather, soft sand and turquoise waters? It has to be Turkey. Head to Icmeler Beach in Marmaris to soak up the sun, float in the calm sea or take a relaxing boat trip. For stunning views and watersports, the Blue Lagoon in Oludeniz is the perfect pick. Below are a selection of our favourite hotels along more of Turkey’s Mediterranean shores.

Beach holidays to Greece

Greek beach holidays will suit sun seekers of all kinds. Experience a taste of island life on the beautiful beaches of Corfu, Mykonos and Lefkada. Or head to the lively resort towns in Kos and Zante if you like to mix your beaches with DJ nights and buzzing bars. There’s also the volcanic sands of Santorini and heavenly Halkidiki to explore. Hotels in Greece are the beachy gifts that keep on giving.