Luxury Beach Holidays
Picture a barefoot hideaway on a powder-white tropical beach, island hopping in Greece, or enjoying your morning coffee with a view across azure Caribbean waters that look as though they’ve been photoshopped. If you’re dreaming of a luxury beach holiday, simply let us know what beachside bliss means to you, and we’ll conjure up the perfect getaway.
If you’re looking for fun in the sun with your little ones in tow, we have plenty of family-friendly destinations to recommend, with exclusive facilities including kids clubs, private nannies and shallow play pools to splash around in. Or, perhaps you’re treating a loved one to a romantic beach holiday and are keen to take advantage of special touches like private candlelit beach dinners or in-villa private dining with your very own chef. Our experts will plan an incredible trip that’s completely unique to you, allowing you to focus on simply making memories.
From the Greek islands to the Spanish coast, our portfolio features a wide range of luxury beach properties just a 2-3 hour flight from the UK. You could be sipping a cocktail on the beach by sunset.
Buzzing towns, beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters; plunge into the dreamiest of destinations from our hand-picked collection of LGBTQ+ friendly hotels. Reassured in the knowledge that they fully embrace diversity, so you know you can relax and be yourself in your own slice of luxury.
If truly relaxing is an important part of your holiday, but you want a little adventure too, we can craft a beach holiday that lets you unwind and rejuvenate, but with something excited added in too, such as a safari, a cultural journey or a mountain trek.
Is there anything more romantic than watching the sun set over the sea? Or dining on the beach under the stars? Armed with local knowledge of which resorts are best suited to couples, our specialists can help you find the perfect beach escape for two.
Family beach holidays are one of the very best type of holidays with a young family. With so much to see and do, it is a win win for everyone involved. Choose from our portfolio of luxury beach resort hotels with our exclusive Scott Dunn Explorers Kids Clubs or hotels with their own kid’s clubs, there is something to suit every family.
The Best Destinations for Holidays on the Beach
From the picture perfect isles of the Maldives to the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean... Whether it’s far-flung paradise or a short flight to sunshine and champagne you’re after, we’ll find the ideal luxury beach holiday for you.
Exquisite islands, beautiful coastline, ancient stories and delicious food all play their part in the worldwide appeal of Greece.
The Maldives, The Indian Ocean
The Maldives Archipelago is an expansive cluster of islands surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean - arguably the ultimate paradise island experience.
Antigua, The Caribbean
As well as enjoying the Caribbean climate, an abundance of gorgeous beaches and stunning scenery, this beautiful island is a good choice for those who like to feel the stamp of history around them.
Croatia is a beautiful country where sparkling blue waters lap against rocky coves, picturesque ports bustle with fisherman, and exquisite seafood is served in the local restaurants.
Seychelles, The Indian Ocean
The Seychelles consists of an idyllic archipelago of more than 100 islands in the Indian Ocean and is the definitive unspoilt tropical paradise.
Barbados, The Caribbean
Barbados, located in the east of the Caribbean sea, contains some of the most luxurious hotels in the Caribbean. Barbados has great restaurants, a festive streetlife, and a lively surfing scene.
The Best Hotels and Itineraries for Beach Holidays
Drift off to the sounds of the ocean lapping the shore at an over-water villa, enjoy five-star service at an exclusive resort on a secluded island, or relax poolside in a sprawling villa with bay views. Our experts have scoured the globe to find you the very best accommodation for your dream beach holiday...
Pine Cliffs Resort
One of Europe’s best family destinations, Pine Cliffs Resort is located on the Algarve in Portugal, just 30 minutes from Faro airport and close to Albufeira. Excellent facilities include golf, tennis, sandy beaches and a Scott Dunn Explorers kids club.
GBP £900 per person
Riviera Maya & Isla Holbox, Mexico
Overlooking the turquoise Caribbean coastline and powder white sands of Xpu-Ha beach on the Riviera Maya, Esencia offers an intimate boutique hideaway from which to enjoy ocean adventures and the rich Mayan culture of the Yucatan Peninsula.
Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas
Abu Dhabi - City, United Arab Emirates
The Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas is a firm family favourite on the stunning Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi. The property offers first class facilities, a swimming pool and a beach side location with an impressive array of restaurants to enjoy.
La Reserve Ramatuelle
Côte d’Azur, South of France, France
Close to St Tropez and the beautiful beaches of the Côte d'Azur, La Réserve Ramatuelle is a luxurious collection of architect designed rooms and suites and Provencal style villas. Relax surrounded by South of France chic and unforgettable views.
GBP £3,200 per person
Immerse yourself amongst breathtaking views of the green-dad hills and Indian Ocean on the unspoilt coast of Mauritius. Shanti Maurice offers a fabulous array of activities but also creates the perfect luxury hideaway for you to enjoy doing nothing.
GBP £1,700 per person
Porto Heli, The Peloponnese, Greece
Located on a hilltop overlooking Porto Heli on the east coast of the Peloponnese sits the luxurious Amanzoe. This 38-suite resort and spa offers guests a haven of peace and tranquillity, with panoramic sea views and stunning private beach club.
Anahita Golf & Spa Resort
East Coast, Mauritius
On the east coast of Mauritius surrounded by sugar plantations, Anahita offers family friendly suites and villas with excellent facilities, including a children's club for children aged from 8 months old and two golf courses on site.
GBP £2,000 per person
An elegant colonial style Caribbean resort, Blue Waters is nestled in a secluded cove with stunning cliff-top sea vistas. A tropical paradise, surrounded by pretty gardens and white beaches, perfect for families and couples alike seeking relaxation.
GBP £2,000 per person for 7 nights
Jumby Bay Island
Jumby Bay Island is an exclusive private island hideaway, off the coast of Antigua, accessible only by boat. Pristine white beaches, luxury villa style accommodation and superb dining, make this a perfect romantic retreat or family treat.
GBP £7,300 per person for 7 nights
Agios Ioannis, Mykonos
Mykonos Grand is a luxurious beach resort nestled in a serene setting on the beach of Agios Ioannis. A set of whitewashed cycladic buildings set across the backdrop of azure sea and skies, Mykonos Grand is an idyllic beach retreat.
GBP £1,600 per person
Epic Baja California
La Paz, Isla Espiritu Santo, Todos Santos, Cabo San Lucas
Leap headfirst into this epic trip through stunning Baja California. Releasing your inner boho vibes you will be consumed by the splendour and aura of this vibrant region, staying in stylish chic properties whilst taking in natural scenery and wildlife around you. Surrendering life with these ultimate experiences as you plunge into all this trip...
GBP £6,200 pp
Epic Bali and Lombok
Ubud, Lombok and Seminyak
Fancy an exciting break to Indonesia? This little trip packs a mighty punch and is perfect for couples looking for a mild dose of culture, varied scenery, plenty of excitement and wild adventure, tropical sun and a few lively beach bars for good measure! All this whilst staying at luxury boutique properties and stylish villas…what’s not to like?
GBP £5,300 pp
Siem Reap, Phnom Penh, Krabey Island
Leap headfirst into this epic trip through stunning Cambodia. Releasing your inner boho vibes you will be consumed by the beauty and aura of this mesmerising country, staying in the stylish chic hideaway retreats whilst taking in the natural scenery and wildlife around you. Embracing life with these ultimate experiences as you plunge into all this...
GBP £3,800 pp
Epic Costa Rica
Central Valley, Tortuguero, Puerto Viejo, Pacuare, San Jose
Famed for its amazing wildlife, adrenaline inducing activities and gorgeous beaches, Costa Rica is a sure winner for a tropical getaway and unforgettable moments! See monkeys, sloths and turtles, learn to surf, kayak through the jungle, cycle along the palm fringed coast and sip cocktails whilst enjoying the most spectacular sunsets…what are you...
GBP £6,400 pp
Antananarivo, Andasibe & Tsarabanjina
Journey to the magical island of Madagascar for an exceptional wildlife experience in the eastern rainforests, topped off with an exquisite beach retreat in the north of the island. We’ve hand selected stylish hotels and lodges in the most desirable locations, with some enviable experiences to enjoy along the way.
GBP £7,400 pp
Epic Malaysia and Borneo
Gaya Island, Kinabatangan River, Kuala Lumpur & Langkawi
We’ve set the bar high with this incredible two-week adventure to Borneo and Malaysia. Get ready for wildlife encounters in lush emerald jungles and tropical marine underworlds, dine at world-class restaurants and enjoy romantic moments under the moonlight on a deserted beach. This is a unique opportunity to discover new things and relax with the...
GBP £5,100 pp
Epic Oman and the Maldives
Muscat, Wahiba Sands, Nizwa & the Maldives
Enjoy the best of both worlds on this epic holiday, combining adrenaline filled moments and cultural adventures with plenty of relaxation and stunning scenery. Explore Oman’s golden deserts and rugged mountains, dip your toes in the Arabian Sea and finish in luxurious style on the Maldives.
GBP £7,800 pp
Lisbon & Comporta
Many of Portugal's spectacular beaches are within easy reach of Lisbon - this itinerary combines the hustle and bustle of the city with the pristine sands of Comporta, travelling from vibrant Lisbon to this tranquil beach town.
GBP £3,000 pp
Epic Southern Italy
Amalfi Coast, Basilicata & Puglia
Fall into the never-ending glamour of the Amalfi Coast along to the epic beaches of Puglia, where we share our best kept secrets to bring you this epic itinerary. You will find crystal clear waters, mouth-watering cuisine, luxury boutique hotels and epic landscapes as you drive this fascinating route exploring southern Italy in style.
GBP £6,400 pp
Epic Southern Tanzania
Selous, Ruaha & Fanjove Island
Get ready to dive into the wilderness of southern Tanzania on an off-grid safari and beach getaway. We’ve handpicked the most stylish camps and lodges so you can immerse yourself in this barely touched land in luxury, with some extraordinary experiences along the way. Explore the Selous by river and wander through the baobab dotted landscapes of...
GBP £9,300 pp
Beach Holiday Guides and Inspiration
Pack your bags and prime yourself for sunset pina coladas with our inspirational holiday guides. Penned by our team of expert travel insiders, find top tips on our favourite accommodation, the best destinations for beach holidays, plus recommendations for things to see and do.