With the summer finally turning up, plans to head off to a seaside town for the day may be on your mind but your stay doesn’t have to be a short one. An array of cheap seaside properties in locations all around the UK, you can find yourself spoilt for choice when searching for a home by the sea.
Getting away from the hustle and bustle of the big city can certainly have its attractions, with a mesmerising view and a soothing drink in your hand but are you missing out on many of the attractions the city has to offer?
As investment continues to pour into our beachside towns, popular seaside resorts around the UK are showing they are more than just sandy beaches.
We look at the average prices at 10 of the cheapest seaside properties which just may tempt you to make your day out a permanent stay…
10) Skegness, Lincolnshire – £154,731.
Number 10 on the list is the beautiful land of Skegness, Lincolnshire. This is one of England’s oldest and most popular seaside resorts with fantastic sandy beaches and not forgetting the Skegness Pier. They proudly boast hosting the Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve – an Internationally recognised nature reserve covering 3 miles of coast from Skegness to The Wash!
You can make your home by the sea here for under £155,000.
9) Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire – £153,597.
The next cheapest on the list hails from Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire. This town is delighted to show off its many attractions and award winning sand beach.
Did you know Fraserburgh is also home to the famous Kinnaird Head castle?!
8) Swansea, Glamorgan – £153,356.
At number 8 we have Swansea, Glamorgan. A number of beaches surround their popular Swansea Bay with a variety of features including a Promenade, Leisure Pool, Marina and Children’s Lido.
7) Bridlington, North Yorkshire – £147,135.
Moving towards the North we have Bridlington, North Yorkshire. Bridlington prides itself as a superb family base with lots of fun activities for the kids. It also provides a variety of moderate and challenging walks around the area for those of us who would prefer to have a nice stroll instead.
6) Saltburn-by-the-Sea- £139,525.
Another seaside resort from North Yorkshire is the beautiful Saltburn-by-the-Sea. With a population of just 6,000. the coastline has become extremely popular in recent years for surfers, holding national surfer events during the winter and summer months.
5) Morecambe – £137,781.
A fantastic seaside town in Lancashire is Morecambe. Holding music venues (‘The Platform’ and ‘More Music’), the lively town has a number of bands playing in the pubs and music venues. Did you know, a famous local delicacy of the town is the Morecambe Bay Potted Shrimps?
4) Whitehaven, Cumbria – £134,513.
Whitehaven, Cumbria. Celebrating a prominent history, Whitehaven has seen much renovation in recent years as the town continues to delight viewers with notable attractions such as ‘The Beacon Museum’ and ‘Historic Harbour’.
3) Leven, Fife – £132,528.
Set in the east Central Lowlands of Scotland is the vibrant town of Leven, Fife. With a variety of activities to enjoy indoors or outdoors, the seaside town aims to cater for all. Known as the ‘Home of Golf’, Fife is considered a great place to get out on the greens.
2) Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire – £124,700.
Our second cheapest seaside properties on offer is in: Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire. With amazing natural scenery, award-winning beaches and a range of quality boutiques, Cleethorpes aspires to have something for everyone to enjoy.
1) Blackpool – £119,615
And the winner for offering the cheapest seaside towns is: Blackpool in Lancashire! The hugely popular seaside resort is firmly routed in the tourism sector attracting millions of visitors each year. Known as the ‘Las Vegas’ of England, Blackpool proudly boast of an assortment of landmarks such as the Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Illuminations, Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Zoo and Sandcastle Water Park. With all that going on, there’s little surprise over the number of visitors to the resort!
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