Hit the beach this summer for a fun in the sun bed and breakfast getaway. Play in the waves or simply relax under an umbrella on the beach – it’s up to you. With miles of coastline and sandy beaches, there’s a quaint beach town and beach-side bed and breakfast waiting to welcome you. Enjoy the warm hospitality and personalized service that is synonymous with B&Bs and wake up someplace special.
Search for a beach B&B at www.bnbfinder.com or choose from a few of BnBFinder.com’s favorites:
Waldo Emerson Inn Bed and Breakfast, Kennebunk, Maine
This New England inn is just blocks from Kennebunk Beach. The historic inn used to be a ship builder’s mansion and was once even owned by the family of Ralph Waldo Emerson. Stroll to the beach and stop at shops and art galleries along the way, or use one of the inn’s complimentary bikes to get there. Beach chairs and free parking passes are also provided for guests to use for their day at the beach.
WildSpring Guest Habitat, Port Orford, Oregon
Wildsprings Guest Habitat is a small boutique resort overlooking the ocean in Port Orford, Oregon. Walk to the ocean to search for sea treasures or whale watch over breakfast. Located on five acres of secluded, naturally beautiful Native American grounds, WildSpring Guest Habitat overlooks Port Orford Bay. With its chocolate-colored sand, the bay is one of the most beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean in the U.S.
Barclay Cottage Bed and Breakfast, Virginia Beach, Virginia
Just one of only two remaining Victorian cottages at the Virginia Beach oceanfront, Barclay Cottage will be your home away from home at the beach. Only a couple of blocks to the ocean and the exciting resort area, Barclay Cottage is just minutes from the wide sandy beach and boardwalk. Within a short walk you will find over 20 restaurants, shopping, the Virginia Beach Fishing Pier and Old Coast Guard Station. Complimentary beach chairs, umbrellas, towels and boogie boards are also available for guests during their stay.
Beachfront Bed & Breakfast, St. Augustine, Florida
Submerge yourself in the beach front! Not only is the Beachfront Bed & Breakfast literally steps away from the magnificent white sands of St. Augustine Beach, but each guest room features ocean, dune or garden views. Enjoy spectacular sunrises and stunning ocean views, the heated oceanfront pool and Jacuzzi, or take it easy in the over sized hammock. The boardwalk over the dunes transports you from the wide sandy beach and sparkling surf to the oceanfront Beach House. Bikes, beach chairs, umbrellas and boogie boards are all available for guest use for an enjoyable time.
Old Yacht Club Inn, Santa Barbara, California
Experience turn-of-the-century charm by the sea at the Santa Barbara Old Yacht Club Inn. Located within a block of beautiful East Beach, the inn provides beach chairs and towels for guests. East Beach has been rated as one of the world’s ten best beaches and is clean and safe for swimming. The beach way runs next to the beach and is a great place to run, walk, or bike for several miles and the long, wide beach offers a large area for dining, sunning, beach volleyball, and swimming.
Coastal Dreams Bed & Breakfast, Galveston, Texas
Back your bags and hit the beach. Coastal Dreams will provide you with all your beach necessities…chairs, towels, umbrellas, sun screen and bottled water. You can even order a picnic lunch to take with you for the day. Enjoy a leisurely walk to Galveston’s 32 mile long beach and be sure to also check out the area’s popular East Beach and Stewart Beach for live music, miniature golf and drive-in movies.
For those non-beach bums, use the BnBFinder.com Advanced Search at www.bnbfinder.com to find mountain cottages, urban inns or country hideaways.