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Weekend Beach Breaks in the UK - top destinations

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Thinking about taking a weekend trip away? Read on for some advice on the top weekend beach breaks in the UK.

Norfolk

Norfolk has some of Britain's finest beaches such as those at Great Yarmouth, Waxham, Cromer and Holkham Bay. There are a number of caravan parks, campsites, B and Bs and hotels on the area that offer some excellent deals. Weekend break prices range from around £100 to £150.

Cornwall

Cornwall's lovely beaches, spectacular landscape and mild climate make it a popular destination for weekend breaks. The beaches at Newquay and Porthtowanare particularly popular among surfers. Getting to Cornwall is relatively easyand there are night sleeper and daily rail services available from London and other regions of the UK.

Swansea

Swansea is home to some of the best beaches in the UK. Activities on offer include surfing, sailing and other watersports. Swansea is also known for its walking and cycling trails. The seaside town of Mumbles is a popular tourist destination and there are has a number of bars, pubs and restaurants here.

Lincolnshire

The majority of coastal resorts in this area lie to the east of the Lincolnshire Wolds. There are a number of caravan sites along the coast here and resorts offer amusements and other leisure activities. Skegness is a popular beach destination and attracts many visitors.

Blackpool

Blackpool is a busy seaside town on the west coast and is one of the most popular resorts in the UK. Pleasure Beach is a family owned amusement park and resort and remains a major attraction in the town. The park also has a four star hotel situated within its outskirts.

Well, that's our wrap of weekend beach breaks!

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