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Seaside hostels

Looking for the best seaside hostels in the UK? They're right here in our guide, together with sand, surf, sea views and everything else that you could possibly want from hostels by the sea. The YHA and SHYA have snagged some of the country's best locations for a budget seaside holiday, though there are some great independent hostels by the beach too, from Cornwall to Scotland. These are amazing places for the money – self-catering accommodation, rooms with a sea view, handy access to a beach or coastal footpath, and facilities for walkers, cyclists and families. So never fear if you're on a budget, you can still enjoy the UK's greatest seaside scenery at all of these fabulous coastal hostels, from Boggle Hole to Ullapool and St Ives to Oban.

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What Customers say about Cool Places

Everything I needed for a stay

I'm already looking forward to going again and would highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the area. It definitely deserves a five star rating!

Nathan, Verified Customer

6 out of 5!!!!

This place was amazing… I could not recommend this place enough, I’ll be singing their praise for many years to come and we are going to book again soon.

Barbara, Verified Customer

Easy to navigate

Great site that offers a really broad range of places to stay across the UK. Easy to navigate and book holidays.

Patrick, Verified Customer

Such a great variety of properties

Found this website when looking to book a staycation for later in the year. Such a great variety of properties and the website is really easy to use. Already shared with my family and friends.

CT, Verified Customer

Great, simple, straightforward

Great, simple and straightforward. I will definitely be using Cool Places again.

SM, Verified Customer