Give your surf shack an upgrade! Check out these awesome beach houses and villas for surfing holidays near the world’s best waves.
Keep it real with home-grown surfing holidays in the UK. Join the surf crowd in Newquay, check out the waves in Croyde or experience the beach breaks near Dunbar in Scotland. The Canary Islands – particularly Fuerteventura – are renowned for their tubes, and you’re in for a surfing treat if you visit Lagos in Portugal. Further afield, try Hawaii for its infamous ‘pipeline’.
Whether you’re a surfing legend, a complete beginner or prefer to watch the show from the comfort of your sun lounger, search now to find the perfect place to stay on your surfing holiday.
“Lovely conversion set in perfect location for visiting area” We stayed here 2nd week in July with our 4year old son. It was a perfect setting for us for break away. Accommodation is truly 1st class with 2 ensuite twins and a master with ensuite with v
“Fabulous House for a family celebration” We stayed at 32 Brownsea Road for long weekend to celebrate my husbands & daughters birthdays. The house is situated perfectly to explore the surrounding area & the house was very comfortable and well stocked
This mini break was a surprise trip i booked for my best friend who has very high standards. We searched high & low for a big house with a hot tub in a nice location open to anywhere in the country r… More
Reviewed 7 Mar 2017
Absolutely fantastic property had a great girls weekend fab location
Lovely walks to the beach and surrounding area… More
Reviewed 13 Aug 2016
Location good as walkable to beach and chain ferry. Four bathrooms made everything much easier for everyone!… More
“Fabulous place, fabulous stay” Firstly - my thanks to Justin who was exceptionally helpful before and during our stay.
We were there to celebrate a 40th Birthday and there were 9 of us in our party which the house coped with easily. The house is lov
“Great location , warm and welcoming , nothing too much trouble.”
Reviewed 17 Jan 2016
We rented this property for a 60th birthday celebration with extended family (there were 12 of us incl 2 small children) it was perfect, plenty of room without being in each others way. It was warm ,… More
“Beautiful House - perfect for large groups/families”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2014
Fantastic house, so much space. The best place in the house is the open plan kitchen/diner opening out through french doors to the decking. This was the hub of the house when we visited. Situa… More
“Wow want to go back soon”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2014
Beautiful well equipped house everything you need and more. Great location short walk to the beach. Although you may not want to leave the house so homely and comfy.
Lovely garden, everything you co… More
“A weekend at the Swallows Barn” With a long weekend away planned in Watergate bay we wanted to find a place to stay that offered all the creature comforts of home and I found it at Swallows Barn. The family that own the property were very welcoming an
Swallows barn is a lovely cosy new barn conversion with everything you need for two people.Everything is fresh & clean.It is located on a working farm & near the airport,but we were not disturbed at a… More
Thank you for taking the time to review. So pleased you both enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.
Paul,Ann,Johnny & Ann
“A gorgeous cottage with everything provided in a beautiful area” We stayed in the old pottery for a week with a dog and a baby. Everything had been thought of. There was a cot and high chair for the baby, a bowl and towel for the dog, plenty of storag
A truely lovely place. Everything you could need is supplied, good location with beautiful walks right on the doorstep. We will definitely be back. Thank you Matt & Barbara, you have created something… More
“Very nice but be aware of a few things”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2012
This cottage has so much to offer its remote location, facilities, quirkiness are all great, it is a brilliant place to stay. However there is a couple of things you need to be aware of. The drive up … More
It's been a really bad year for slugs, they have eaten our whole kitchen garden! We have installed a copper door step at The Old Pottery and that has worked at keeping them out. No more slugs in the kitchen have been reported.
“What a view!” This is a lovely apartment in the heart of Newquay. It's very close to the town centre - just a couple of minutes walk, but far enough away not to be disturbed by the noise of revellers. The apartment has modern furnishings, a great balc
“Another heavenly stay at Wogan Lodge” I have just returned from my second stay at Wogan Lodge, this time I travelled with three girlfriends and we had a thoroughly indulgent time! We enjoyed afternoons sitting in the sunshine on the terrace drinking f
“A perfect house next to a perfect beach - a BRILLIANT holiday!”
Reviewed 16 Jan 2016
We stayed as a family of four for a week in October and had an amazing holiday. Wogan Lodge is a beautiful house and we felt at though we were in our dream home for a week. It is beautifully decorated… More
“Family friendly property!” The property is ideally placed for seeing the Pembrokeshire area. The owners are able to give lots of good advice on places to see and go to from their own first hand experience.
Great location: right at the end of a small village. Surroundings are amazing if you are looking for places to walk, or enjoy the landscape.
Very nice, warm and comfy house: good beds, lots of cooki… More
“Super, quiet location for exploring Pembrokeshire coast.”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2014
Sue made us very welcome and we had everything we needed for a quiet, comfortable stay. She even brought us some delicious home-made Welsh produce! All the wonderful coast paths of Pembrokeshire are w… More
“Home from home!”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2014
Just back from our best family holiday ever, thanks in no small part to the excellent hospitality of Sue, Phil & their lovely children. The accomodation was perfect for us & our 10 year old son. It wa… More
“Stag Weekend To Remember” We rented Edge 14 for a stag group of 19. The house was everything we needed, plenty of beds, toilets everywhere, outside space and a kitchen/diner perfect for chilling in the afternoon or pre-drinks before hitting town. The
Loved staying at Edge14, the house is very well done and well maintained. The location was perfect; close to both town and the beach. Would very much consider staying here again.… More
“High specification house, but still perfectly cozy”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2013
Lovely house, everything felt very modern but yet it was still very cozy and comfortable for our family and friend groupIt seemed that everything had been thought of to make it a real home from home.… More
“Edge 14- Just perfect!”
Reviewed 11 Dec 2012
We have just returned from a weekend at Edge 14 and what can i say......
The trip was for my boyfriends 30th birthday, so i wanted somewhere special and we definitely were not let down by Edge 14!
“Spacious & comfortable 3 bed villa with great pool & outside space.” Fantastic villa, good location, good weather and first class service from making the booking to receiving the refund of the security deposit. The villa was spacious and comfortable w
“So much more than expected” Not ones for usually spending weekends away with friends in lovely accommodation I'll be honest and say we have nothing to compare against (except a Dinner/BB hotel break in Celtic Manor and this was SO much better).
We stayed at Rumours in April 2014 and January 2015. The first time was with children, the second all adults. The house is exceptionally spacious and comfortable and worked well for all 8 of us to be… More
“Beautiful rental for large families with kids/dogs near sandy beaches”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2014
I stayed here (in Rumours & Cymran) with my family (7 adults, 1 toddler and 2 dogs) and we had such a brilliant time. The pool is a lovely temperature and you can look out to the ocean from it. The ro… More
“Amazing views and amazing apartments”
Reviewed 21 May 2014
We booked both apartments for a group of friends and had a fantastic weekend. The main highlights of the place I'd say were the pool and the views. The pool was heated, and it was lovely to just spend… More
“Fantastic house in superb location” We have stayed here twice in 2014 and 2015 and had a fantastic stay both times. We came with our grown up children and our grandchildren, and our dogs, all who had a great time. It is in a great location so close to
We’ve just spent a fantastic week at Seascape, enjoying all that Cornwall has to offer in a cold but dry February half-term. The house is a perfect base for exploring the surrounding area, be it wa… More
“Perfect UK Family Holiday!”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
OK, so we probably had the best weeks weather of the summer which may of helped, but this really is an awesome holiday property.
We stayed with our large extended family (including 3 young childre… More
“highly recommended...excellent accomodation” This has to be one of the finest locations in North Devon-only a few minutes from Devon's best beach- and wonderful walks close by. Jon and Claire have a superb location here, made all the more special
“Beautiful comfortable cosy cottage in the best location you could ask for.”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2011
Had seven nights at Putsborough and we were very lucky with the weather, even managed a few games of tennis. Have stayed in Croyde in the past but found it busy and fancied something by our favorite b… More
Thanks for your review, so glad you had a great time!
“Definitely had the wow factor”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2013
We had a really lovely time, the cottage was beautiful and extremely peaceful. Very high standard for a Holiday let, from v comfy beds through to extensive utensils and crockery..everything was provid… More
Thank you for your lovely review, glad you and the family had such a lovely time and we really hope that you will visit again!
Reviewed 1 Jul 2013
Just enjoyed a great week at Putsborough Manor Cottage the weather was kind which contributed to relaxing time. The cottage is well equipped with everything you could need
Putsborough beach is close … More
Thanks so much for your lovely review, I am sure that it will prove very useful to future visitors. We hope that we will see you again one day.
“Fantastic weekend retreat” A great find, for a large party including children. Very spacious, immaculate and comfortable accommodation.
Children loved park area and we all enjoyed the hot tub.
Loved the kitchen area
Would make a return visit
Stayed here with family aged 5 to 60. We all had a fabulous time and utilised all the facilities. We had great fun in the hot tub pretending to be submarines! The younger children played for hours on … More
Thanks for the review. Hope you come back and stay with us in the future.
The Glanafon Coach House is a beautiful property set in beautiful grounds. Although conveniently close to Haverfordwest, it feels like it is in the middle of the countryside. The owners are friendly … More
We love to welcome our guests back to The Coach House and some come every year. Thank you for your kind words and lovely review.
Reviewed 3 Sep 2011
A perfect stay in a perfect holiday home, in a perfect location with wonderful hosts who offered exemplary customer service. Impossible to fault, Pamela and William went to great lengths to ensure th… More
Thank you for your review, we try to think of most things and add a few quirky ones of our own. We like to provide a warm, welcoming home for our guests to enjoy. look forward to seeing you again.
“Christmas at coach house”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2013
This is a beautiful coach house very tastefully decorated and comfortable. Very friendly service from the owners. Key thing to note - you can only access the double bedrooms through the stable rooms … More
Thank you for your comments, we have wifi access now but our guests are often out exploring and enjoying the fresh coastal air. We always decorate for Christmas and The Coach House becomes a magical place for couples or families. Thank you for your review.
“A beautiful slice of Pembroke with style and art to match” From the moment we walked into the house we could sense that this had been done with someone with real style and an appreciation of art. As it turns out the house has been restored by the arti
“Comfortable cottage in lovely location” Mill Cottage is well equipped and comfortable. The kitchen/living room being on the first floor gives views over the river to the front, and garden and woods to the rear.
The coastal path is easily accessed
We were looking for a nice cottage, with room for a 7- and a 10-year-old to have fun, within walking distance of the beach and a pub or two. Mill Cottage gave us all this and more. Being on a dead-end… More
“Lovely stay” Really enjoyed our week here. Lovely villa with lots of nice touches. Nice pool, comfy sun loungers. Really good hot tub, great fun at night looking at the stars whilst in the tub! Fire pit area was really nice too - used that a couple of
This fantastic house has everything you need for a perfect holiday in Lanzarote. We loved the pool area with its different areas for morning sun and afternoon sun. The master bedroom has a wonderful r… More
Reviewed 13 Mar 2015
This has been the best familyvacation ever! We were 8 people there - 4 adult and 4 children.
(8mnd - 5 years) and the house was perfect! Spaceious and with an amazing view. Short distance to everyth… More
“Beautiful and quite”
Reviewed 25 Jan 2015
We stayed in Villa Papaz christmas/new years and had a wonderful vacation. The house is tastefull furnished, with comfertable bedrooms, large and practical kitchen plus a lovely patio and the best poo… More
“A fantastic villa” A beautiful villa in a great location. Very spacious and clean with excellent facilities. The welcome pack was very well received, especially the lemon drizzle cake. The kids loved the pool and the adults enjoyed relaxing on the sun
We stayed at Casa Dos Sonhos for 6 nights in June. The villa is great - clean, modern, large and has everything you need for a self- catering holiday.
We had no problems during our stay and Ian (the… More
“Book it! You won't be disappointed.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2014
We have stayed in many lovely places over the years, but Casa dos Sonhos will be the one we want come back to. We are four busy women, who were looking for a much needed break. This was the ideal pla… More
“An ideal place to stay” We had a wonderful week at this gorgeous villa which was exactly as described. It has everything you could possibly need and is very spacious and comfortable. We enjoyed the flexibility of not having to go out to restaurants
This is the ultimate ‘home from home’ villa abroad. Beautifully furnished with a fantastic pool and superbly equipped outdoor areas. Amazing Sky TV package including sports channels. The property … More
“Couldn't wish for anything more”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2012
The outside space was amazing, very large secluded garden with loads of seating areas and the best pool (heated) we have ever had. The villa was furnished to an exceptional standard, with many extras … More
“Bellisima is Spanish for Beautiful...and this villa is certainly that!!”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
Villa Bellisima exceeded our expectations and then some! We knew it was going to be 'nice' from the photos we had seen but upon arrival it was even better, stunning in fact! There is so much space a… More