Best 5-star hotels in the UK by the sea
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The Valley 5* is a fantastic property located in Cornwall and close to many of the region's finest beaches and most popular towns. The property is made up of a collection of self-catering luxury cottages that offer you an idyllic level of privacy. As one of the finest 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK, it is also home to an array of top amenities that include tennis and squash courts and a heated indoor pool.
On-site features include outdoor parking, a fitness centre, an outdoor swimming pool and the Azura Restaurant & Bar. Rooms are equipped with a kitchen, balcony or terrace and a shower.
What we like: We love the excellent dining and leisure facilities offered by this property. This is enhanced by its location, which is close to many of Cornwall's most noteworthy coastal locations and attractions.
Located in Torquay, the Cary Arms 5* is another highly recommended option for members looking for the top 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK. It enjoys a spectacular location beneath the stunning cliffs of Babbacombe Bay. Notable amenities you can look forward to when you stay at this seafront property include a lavish spa and on-site restaurant and bar facilities.
The hotel's amenities include a terrace, Wi-Fi, a laundry service and parking. Your offer is based on a bed and breakfast stay in a sea view room with a choice of deluxe or luxury options.
What we like: We love this property's idyllic seafront location, which pairs perfectly with the rejuvenating spa treatments that are offered on-site.
3. Blas Gwyr 5*
Blas Gwyr 5* is a lovely property located in the Welsh seaside village of Llangennith. It is a luxury boutique that is situated in a Grade II listed building and is the perfect spot for travellers seeking out 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK.
On-site amenities include daily breakfast, Wi-Fi, packed lunches and communal dinners on selected nights. During your stay, you can choose between a king double or a superior king double room.
What we like: We recommend this fabulous property for members looking for a luxurious stay along the coast in one of the most beautiful parts of Wales.
Located in Bournemouth and occupying a beautiful Grade II listed building, 10 Castle Street Hotel 5* is a 2 AA-Rosette awarded country house that is nestled amongst formal gardens and ancient woodlands. As one of the best 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK, it is the perfect option for travellers looking forward to a getaway to the beautiful Dorset region.
The hotel's facilities include a restaurant, a pair of bars, 4 private dining rooms, free parking, a wine shop and room service. Rooms are furnished with a bath, a hairdryer, toiletries and tea and coffee-making facilities.
What we like: We love the fact that this property is dog-friendly and home to an excellent range of luxury amenities. It is also conveniently located for those who want to explore Dorset's famed Jurassic Coast or engage in activities like cycling, fishing, sailing, and horseback riding.
5. The Grove 5*
The Grove 5* is a luxury Pembrokeshire property that is home to a 3 AA-Rosette restaurant. Its convenient proximity to the region's picturesque bays, magical villages and coastal pathways contribute to its inclusion on this list of the best 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK. The property is a past recipient of the Hotel of the Year Award, which is given out annually by Pride of Britain.
The hotel features 20 rooms and on-site amenities that include free Wi-Fi, in-room spa treatments, Sky TV, a bar/lounge, room service and a restaurant. Your offer is based on a bed and breakfast stay with accommodation in a deluxe room.
What we like: We love this hotel's fantastic dining options and in-room perks like in-room spa treatments and room service. Its location is ideal for Voyage Privé members who want to enjoy a luxurious getaway spent exploring the best of the UK's Pembrokeshire region.
You are assured a luxurious getaway to Devon when you choose one of the 56 lavish rooms and suites at the Boringdon Hall Hotel & Spa 5*. You will find yourself just a short drive from notable attractions that include the coast of Salcombe and Dartmoor National Park. Voyage Privé members receive access to the Gaia Spa with a complimentary 60-minute treatment and 10 per cent off of any additional treatments that are booked.
On-site amenities include 5 restaurant and bar facilities, a fitness centre, a sauna, an indoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a relaxation pool and Wi-Fi. Rooms are equipped with a TV, a shower, a bath, a mini-fridge, a coffee machine and a safe.
What we like: Factors that have earned this property a spot on our list of the top 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK include great deals on rejuvenating on-site spa treatments and a fantastic lineup of dining facilities.
The Valley 5* leads our list of the top 5-star hotels by the sea in the UK that are available to book on Voyage Privé. Its excellent review rating demonstrates that members who have stayed in the past have been impressed with what this fabulous accommodation offers. Beyond this, the property is just a 25-minute drive from the popular cafés and beaches of Falmouth. Plenty of leisure activities, such as tennis courts and a pair of swimming pools, further enhance the property's luxurious atmosphere. Mouth-watering food served up at the Azura Restaurant & Bar is another factor we love about this option for a getaway near the coast.