Luxury Beach Holidays
If you’re dreaming of a luxury beach holiday, let us know what beachside bliss means to you and we’ll curate the perfect getaway.
- Tailor-made luxury beach holidays
- Support around the clock from the moment you book
- Expert insider knowledge of any destination
- Award-winning luxury travel specialists providing out-of-the-ordinary experiences
Picture a barefoot hideaway on a powder-white tropical beach, island hopping in Indonesia, or enjoying your morning coffee with a view across azure Maldivian waters that look as though they're from a dream.
If you're looking for fun in the sun with your little ones in tow, we have plenty of destinations perfect for a luxury family beach holiday, 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, adults-only beach holiday and are keen to take advantage of special luxuries like private candlelit dinners or in-villa dining with your very own chef.
Tell our experts whatever you want from your luxury beach holiday and they'll plan an incredible trip that’s unique to you. The whole world's within reach with Scott Dunn – and all you need to think about is making memories.
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.
Jet off on an adventure your children will cherish for a lifetime when you book a tailor-made family beach holiday with Scott Dunn…
- An unforgettable family beach holiday made to your desires
- Unique experiences curated by local experts
- Seamless support available 24/7
- Family beach holidays from award-winning travel specialists
The Best Luxury Beach Holiday Destinations
From the picture-perfect isles of the Thailand to the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean, whether it’s a far-flung paradise or a short flight to sunshine and champagne you’re after, we’ll find the ideal luxury beach holiday for you.
The island of Bali offers everything visitors to Indonesia expect and more, tropical beaches, world-class surfing and diving and Seminyak’s favoured resorts.
Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 beautiful islands in the northwest corner of Peninsular Malaysia on the Thai-Malaysian sea border.
One of Thailand’s best-known islands, Phuket is an eclectic mix of hedonistic parties and upmarket wine bars set apart from the quieter beaches of the northern coast.
Koh Samui, Thailand
The white sandy beaches and clear waters of Koh Samui have long provided a tropical paradise escape and while well-developed for tourism it has managed to retain its island charm thanks to its endless beaches, fishing villages and inland jungle.
The Maldives Archipelago is an expansive cluster of islands surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean - arguably the ultimate paradise island experience.
Hoi An’s rich heritage is displayed through its well-preserved Japanese houses, Chinese tea-warehouses and colonial Dutch and French architectural styles which sit side-by-side in a beguiling mix.
The Best Hotels and Itineraries for Luxury 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 luxury beach holiday...
The Legian is a well established, and newly renovated, luxury property with stylish spacious suites in the vibrant area of Seminyak, Bali. Flanked by a quiet beach, The Legian is the perfect place to enjoy the magic of Bali in a relaxed setting.
&Beyond Benguerra Island Lodge
Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique
Benguerra Lodge is an unassuming lodge on an unspoilt island off the coast of Mozambique, providing rustic luxury and charm with the superb service from &Beyond. Accommodation comprises ten casinhas, two cabanas, one exclusive 3 bedroom villa.
Baa Atoll, Maldives
A fresh and contemporary resort in the Maldives, Amilla Fushi offers a luxurious 'island home' for both couples and families. The resort has so much to offer, from inventive dining options, to stylish villas and amazing snorkelling and diving.
Six Senses Con Dao
Con Dao Island, Southern Coasts and Islands, Vietnam
Just a short flight from the bustling streets of Saigon lies this unique oasis on an island in the Con Dao Archipelago, an area of outstanding natural beauty steeped in history. Six Senses have created a simply idyllic luxurious retreat here.
Manggis, Bali, Indonesia
Amankila is the ultimate luxury retreat on the peaceful east coast of Bali where traditional Balinese life can still be experienced. Amankila's stunning suites are all located around a dramatic three-tier swimming pool offering uninterrupted ocean views.
InterContinental Hayman Island Resort
Great Barrier Reef and Islands, Queensland, Australia
InterContinental Hayman Island Resort, Australia’s iconic private island resort, presents astonishing natural beauty, restorative peace, indulgence and adventure amongst the beautiful Whitsunday Islands off the Queensland Coast.
Havelock Island, India
Unwind at the tranquil boutique hotel of Jalakara in the Andaman Islands. This tropical paradise on Havelock Island combines modern luxury in a natural setting. Enjoy morning yoga classes, a range of therapies at the peaceful spa or lazing by the pool.
Whitsunday Islands, Queensland, Australia
Located in a secluded, exclusive and private location in the Whitsunday Islands, qualia is an adults-only, luxury property, allowing guests to discover world-class indulgence in a place of outstanding, quintessentially Australian natural beauty.
Koh Rong Archipelago, Coastal Cambodia, Cambodia
Song Saa is a private island hideaway hidden away on a paradise island in Cambodia’s untouched Koh Rong Archipelago. Boasting Cambodia's only over-water villas, Song Saa is a true escape off the well worn path through Asia.
Vinh Hy Bay, Vietnam
Amanoi is the Aman debut in Vietnam. Situated on the dramatic coastline of the Nui Chua National Park, one of Vietnam's largest natural conservation sites, Amanoi offers a truly special experience.
Meet Our Luxury Beach Holiday Experts
FAQs about Luxury Beach Holidays
When you book a luxury beach holiday, you don't expect umbrellas as far as the eye can see and the roar of jet skis. You expect somewhere you can experience pure peace and bliss. Having travelled far and wide, our experts know all the best-kept secrets. They can help you find the perfect secluded beach to unwind on, where the only sounds you'll hear are the gentle lapping of waves and the soft calls of native birds.
If one beach isn't enough to satisfy your wanderlust, island-hopping is a fantastic way to see a breadth of locations. Destinations like Indonesia, Thailand, and Greece offer you ample opportunity to sample a huge range of beaches in a short space of time.
Tell us what you want from your luxury beach holiday and we'll tailor your itinerary to include just that. From vast expanses of white sand to magical sea cave excursions, we'll put the whole spectrum of experiences within your reach.
Looking for a romantic getaway? We offer a special selection of beach holidays for couples in the Mediterranean featuring pristine beaches, luxury resorts and stunning scenery – the ideal recipe for making memories that last a lifetime.
Let us get to know who you are as a couple and what you want from your luxury beach holiday. We'll then pair this understanding with our on-the-ground expertise to design an idyllic and intimate trip.
Trips to the beach are always popular with children, and our all-inclusive luxury beach holidays are no exception to this rule. Our portfolio of luxury family beach holidays features child-friendly retreats in a range of locations, with more than enough activities to keep the whole family entertained during your stay.
And if you want some time away from the little ones, our Explorers Kids Clubs cater to children aged from four months to 11 years and above.
The world is brimming with beautiful white-sand beaches, each unique and special in its own right. It's impossible to choose a single one above all the rest, but some of our firm favourites include:
- Ninh Vin Bay, Vietnam
- Boulders Beach, South Africa
- Jumby Bay, Antigua
- Xpu-Ha Beach, Mexico
- Anse Lazio, Seychelles
There's nothing quite like the dream-like contrast between azure waters lapping against stark-white sand. If this experience is a must-have for your luxury beach holiday, let us know and we'll do everything we can to make it happen.
We believe that everyone deserves some rest and recuperation, which is why we're happy to offer luxury adults-only beach holidays that give you the quality time off you deserve. You won't need to worry about avoiding the school holidays or not being able to enjoy yourself to the fullest. Whether you want to bask in opulence and sophistication in an adult-only hotel or simply want guaranteed peace and quiet to unwind in, we can help you make the most out of your time away.
Yes, we offer all-inclusive holidays that let you squeeze every last drop out of your trip with full peace of mind. With your every appetite catered to, there's no reason to hold back. You can make the most of lavish accommodation, gourmet cuisine and premium amenities, secure in the knowledge that there won't be any surprise fees when it's time to check out.
With so many destinations offering great beaches, planning your perfect luxury beach holiday can seem like an impossible task. One of the key benefits of travelling with Scott Dunn is that we'll take on the hard work for you, and we'll work tirelessly to make your experience truly out of the ordinary.
From specific locations to broad themes, you can simply tell us what you want from your trip and we'll craft you a tailor-made itinerary to match. And if you need some inspiration, our experts are more than happy to help.
Our itineraries typically run from between four and 18 nights, giving you plenty of time to soak up the blissful freedom. You shouldn't feel confined to these periods, though, as we can tailor your luxury beach holiday to whatever timeline works best for you.
Our itineraries start at around $4,000 per person, but the final cost will depend on the specific experiences and details you choose for your luxury beach holiday.
With tailor-made holidays, it's hard to give an exact price straight away, but you'll have complete transparency throughout the whole planning process and know the exact price before booking.
Get in touch with our team by calling us on the number listed below or filling out our online enquiry form. Our travel experts will get to understand what you want from your luxury beach holiday and create a bespoke itinerary for you.
Why Choose Scott Dunn for Luxury Beach Holidays?
- Leading specialists
We've won Condé Nast Traveller's Top Travel Specialists in the World for 11 years in a row, so you can count on us to deliver an out-of-the-ordinary experience.
- Local insight
Our experts travel extensively, giving them intimate experience of each of our locations. They'll use this insider knowledge to show you the best your chosen destination has to offer.
- Bespoke trips
We revel in the details that make sure our vacations are every bit as unique as our clientele. No matter what you want from your luxury beach holiday, the possibilities are endless.
- Seamless service
We're on hand to help every step of your journey, from planning and booking to providing 24/7 expert support while you're away.
Luxury 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.