Aaah, nothing beats waking up to the sound waves hitting the shore, birds swooping overhead and bright blue skies! You might think this kind of view would cost you thousands of pounds in a big hotel, but for under £10 you can get this around the UK at some amazing coastal campsites. So, pack your bucket and spade and head to one of our top 5 this summer!
1. Aberfon Campsite, Gwynedd, North Wales
Looking for a little peace and quiet? At Aberfon, you're guaranteed a little quiet time accompanied with amazing views! You’ll find this campsite wedged right in between the beach and the Llyn Peninsula. You’ll only find 16 pitches available so you won’t have to deal with swarms of people. You can take a stroll down to the beach in just minutes for hours of fun! If the weather isn’t great you’ll even find a well-equipped games room.
2. Bryher Campsite, Bryher, Isles of Scilly
If you want to try somewhere a little different why not consider the beautiful Isle of Scilly! To get to Bryher all you need to do is jump on the ferry from the mainland, which only takes 15 minutes. It's a relatively small campsite, but you'll find plenty to do on this tiny island including kayaking!
3. Kintra Farm, Isle of Islay, Scotland
Crazy about surfing? If so, this one's for you! You’ll get plenty of wind at this amazing coastal campsite in Scotland, so pack your surfboard or kitesurf. The views are to die for, and the campsite is lovely. At Kintra, you can enjoy picture perfect views and incredible blue seas. You can camp in the dunes, watch the sun set, then light a fire and tell stories into the night - just make sure you don’t forget to pack the marshmallows!
4. Sango Sands Oasis, Durness, Sutherland
Sango Sands Oasis is a quiet, ten-acre site overlooking the beautiful Sango Bay, a Blue Flag beach. There are 82 pitches for tents and touring caravans, all with incredible views of the sea! And the best part? Keep an eye out and it’s possible to see whales, porpoises, dolphins and seals from the site plus a variety of sea birds which nest nearby!
5. Overstrand campsite, Norfolk
If you want to try out coastal camping but don’t want to wave goodbye to your home comforts this one of for you! You’re not camping in the middle of nowhere because this campsite is right beside the quaint village of Overstrand, where you’ll find local shops and restaurants perfect for a bite to eat!
So, there we have it! Our top picks for coastal camping bliss! Let us know where you plan on camping this Summer.