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.
“A perfect holiday” We hope the first of many visits. A comfortable and well equipped cottage in such a perfect setting . So many precious memories, choughs at Martin's Haven, dolphins at Newquay ,red kites at Nant Yr Arian and the Rheidol railway to D
“Great view of the beach and harbour” Enjoyed our stay at Sea Drift, the cottage has everything you need and has a good view overlooking the beach and harbour. Short walk to beach and local shops, pubs and restaurants.
Half term getaway for 4 nights at Sea Drift in February could not have gone better. The flat overlooks the harbour of Saundersfoot and I had read how good the view was and saw the pictures but it real… More
“We loved it”
Reviewed 24 Feb 2014
Beautiful seaview. Very clean and nice property. The car park pass was very useful. Our little boy enjoyed watching the boats coming back to the harbour. Very close to amenities. We are going back and… More
Reviewed 27 Oct 2012
the view from the lounge definately has the "wow factor", a lovely well equiped house with amazing sea views.
Loved the tide clock that told us when high/low tides were.
Right in the heart of saunde… More
“Great week away!” We have just had a great week away in this stunning 5 star cottage. The location is great for families to explore Pembrokeshire (beaches, Folly Farm, Blue Lagoon - all within a short drive away) and the cottage itself is very beauti
“High quality and peaceful holiday cottage with excellent facilities”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2014
Brilliant holiday cottage for all the family. Well located for easy reach of coast at Tenby, local attractions e.g Folly Farm for the kids, and many restaurants are within an easy drive. A lot of thou… More
“Extremely comfortable, child-friendly and stylish property”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2013
I stayed here for the week with my husband, almost 3 year old and almost 1 year old. As soon as I walked through the door I felt at home. It was warm, stylish, clean and cosy and the open plan layout … More
“Amazing Cottage with great facilities great base " Home from Home"”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2013
What a great cottage very well equiped to a very high standard with little touches which make you feel very relaxed as soon as you enter the cottage.Very nice welcome pack after such a long journey w… More
“Amazing” Myself my Hubby and my two kids loved every second at Edith's Cottage. The location is super, the house is perfect for a family. And Sara makes sure you have everything you need and is so easy to chat to. Everything you need for your stay i
Edith Cottage is a lovely place to stay. The owners have thought of everything making the cottage feel like home from home. The cottage is located in a quiet area of Saundersfoot and within easy walki… More
“Wonderful quiet property and friendly host”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2015
We stayed at Edith cottage for 3 weeks in August 2015. The cottage is lovely with lots of homely touches, and it has a large kitchen with room to sit the whole family around the table. It is just a sh… More
“Lovely Cottage, Handy Location!”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2015
The Cottage is in a lovey quiet street within a great distance of the beach and short drive to tourist destinations such as Folly Farm and Oakwood. Equipped with some little additions that kept us ent… More
“Great location and very comfortable” We have just returned from a lovely week in Coldstream Cottage. It is a very well situated cottage, just minutes walk from the beach, cafe and pub. Dale is a fantastic place with lots of walking opportunities, Wes
“Fantastic holiday retreat a stone's throw from Fistral Beach - high-quality cottage!”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
I stayed at this property when visiting Cornwall for a family reunion break and had a thoroughly enjoyable time!
From initial enquiry into accommodation availabiliy through to departure and return … More
Reviewed 13 Aug 2016
Fantastic stay at a great house
Perfect location - stayed with 2 children under 6
Beach 2 mins walk
Town 10 mins walk
Bus on door stop
We know the area very well and it's an idea location.
Thanks for staying with us we're delighted you enjoyed the house.!
See you next year hopefully
“great location” Right in the centre of Croyde village, with parking - a major advantage in Croyde.
A nice cottage with a decent sized kitchen.The weather wasn't kind but we went surfing anyway- walking distance.We also went horse riding on Exmoor.
We stayed here for a three night weekend break with our baby and toddler. The cottage was just what we needed with a cosy lounge, large modern kitchen with high quality appliances and good sized bedro… More
“Great location and really nice cosy cottage close to the sea”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2011
We stayed with our daugher [15 years] and on and off, 2 friends plus a small dog.
Ideally located to walk to the village for shopping/meals and to the beach via the very nice beach path.
The cottage… More
Thank you for the review. We're glad you enjoyed putting your feet up. Hope to see you again. Jon and Tricia
“Well-equipped cottage in the centre of pretty Croyde village”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2011
As a group of four surfing girls the cottage had everything we needed, including a lovely big kitchen with dining table for evening meals. Just down the road from the surprisingly happening local pub … More
We're glad you enjoyed the cottage and the surf. Look forward to seeing you next year. Best wishes Jon and Tricia
“Perfect surf getaway!” Stayed with friends on surf holiday and was not disappointed. Great location on the edge of the action but far enough away be undisturbed when recharging the batteries. Owner was helpful and has provided guests with a great se
“A lovely, spacious house and garden in walking distance of great beaches.” This house is even better than it looks, and that's rare. Lots of space for everyone inside and out, with a great farmhouse kitchen. Comfortable in every way, the owner (who is
“Comfortable and stylish in a stunning location” This beach fronting holiday accommodation is perfectly presented and conveniently located. It is new and beautifully furnished with comfort and style.
Porth beach is between Watergate Bay and Newquay to
“Perfect Location, Clean, Modern, Comfortable......what else do you want?!”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2015
As said above! The owner was very helpful, clear and efficient in communication. The location was beautiful, a lovely short walk from the town centre and a stones throw away from Porth Beach. You can … More
Thanks for your super review, I'm glad to hear the booking info and communication we provided in advance was appreciated. Fantastic to know you enjoyed your stay at Beach Sandpiper, and made the most of the fabulous walks and coastline this area has to offer. We hope you will return to this lovely part of Cornwall. Best wishes, Adele
“Fantastic property right next to the beach”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
Our family spent a week here and loved the property and the location. The cottage is new, spacious, well designed and beautifully furnished, with everything included that you could want including exce… More
Thank-you for your glowing review of Beach Sandpiper. We are thrilled to know you enjoyed the cottage and area as much as we do. It sounds like your family explored many delights of Cornwall, whilst also appreciating the fabulous beach and spectacular coastline on the doorstep. We're pleased you had a wonderful holiday.
“Excellent accommodation, beautiful location.”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2015
Had a lovely stay in beautiful Porth Beach. The house was excellent, fully equipped and very modern, exceptionally clean too. On the beach in under a minute! Enjoyed it so much that we hope to do a re… More
Thanks for your lovely review, it's great to hear how much you enjoyed the comfort of the property and beach side location. Thanks also for your rebooking, we look forward to welcoming you back in 2016. Adele
“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
“Snowdrop Cottage” Just returned from a lovely week in Pembrokeshire staying at Snowdrop Cottage. What a beautiful cottage with lovely decor. We arrived to flowers and gifts, the cottage has everything you could possibly need down to DVD's and good sel
“The best self-catering accommodation we have ever been in.”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2015
Snowdrop Cottage is a pretty stone cottage tucked away behind the owner's property down a silent lane in rural Pembrokeshire. It is a wonderful get-away for a couple, consisting of a kitchen equipped… More
Thank you for such a positive and informative review of Snowdrop Cottage, it is appreciated. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us especially as the weather was beautiful throughout the week. We look forward to seeing you both again next year. Kind regards, Marie
“A very pleasant surprise, everything we could have hoped for.”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2016
This is a lovely, immaculate cottage with many extras to make our stay so comfortable. We were looking for peace and quiet and that is what we got. Marie and Peter were there to greet us and familia… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Snowdrop Cottage. It's reassuring to receive such positive feedback and good to hear that you would recommend us, it's all very much appreciated. Pleased that you enjoyed our DVD's too. We would love to see you again. Kind Regards, Marie
“Our ultimate holiday experience” Cottage Florestal is located in a tranquil & idyllic setting in a perfectly natural environment. Surrounded by the beautiful Barao de Sao Joao wood, bird song is your only sound. It is well-equipped & beautifully furn
A really nicely converted cottage, open plan layout with a mezzanine floor for the bedroom. Very clean, spacious and well equipped - everything from a coffee machine to Wi-Fi. Location is within a nat… More
“A unique and stunning property in a tranquil location”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
Cottage Florestal far surpassed our expectations, a really unique property in a beautiful setting with stunning views to nearby Lagos. The cottage is spacious, comfortable, and well equipped. Karen an… More
“Delightful cottage, peaceful surroundings” We stayed for a week in this delightful cottage, part of a working farm with very helpful owners. The small hamlet is a quiet retreat but close to many pretty places to visit and lots of outdoor activities t
“A gorgeous weekend.” We stayed at the cottage and we all loved it, my husband, myself, two boys (aged 10 and 11) and Max the dog. Loads of freedom but home comforts too. The beds are really comfortable and we loved the character of the cottage and t
“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.
“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.
“dream location” amazing cottage fully equipped with everything, stunning views from the balcony fields to the back and the sea to the side.
massive garden which our dog loved, 10 minute walk to the beach, milk and welsh cakes on arrival.
We stayed at this cottage for a week last October and it probably was the best place we've stayed in wales, let alone Pembrokeshire.
The cottage was a very short drive to the beach or if you love … More
Thank you for coming in October. Each month has a precious quality. In October I love the long beach walks with so few people, the vibrant display of heather on the mountains, The streaks of low light and sunsets over the sea, the baby seals seen from the cliffs and log fires at home.
“Peaceful, comfortable and in a beautiful part of the world.”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2013
We stayed at this lovely cottage during the coldest time of the year so far. With the snow covering the fields and mountain behind and the stunning clear views over Newport bay out of the window it wa… More
Thanks for coming in winter. There are special moments in the rare times of snow. One wants to take a ton of photos as the light can be amazingly clear, with stark long shadows and subtlety in colour and hue. An exciting time and cozy at home with the log fire and heating under your control.
“cottage of delights”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2012
A lovely place - warm and welcoming and so well designed - and somehow being there is totally relaxing. Love being able to go for wonderful walks from the door, and having the coast and the hills wit… More
Thanks for sharing your wonderful relaxing experience. it certainly is a treat to go for so many walks to mountain and sea from the cottage.It has been designed with relaxing in mind and getting sun all day, and having wonderful views to the sea, beach, and mountain. So glad that you liked it. Welcome back.