Whether you love the surf or love sitting by the surf, the endless pull of exotic oceans and beaches has inspired surfers and travellers to pack their swimming costumes in their travel bags and head to sunlit destinations across the world. If the idea of waking up to the sound of waves, enjoying a morning swim or having breakfast by the water sounds like your idea of perfect, these 5 hotels below will offer you sun, waves and exceptional room service to boot.
1. Kommune Resort and Beach Club, Bali
Located on the East Coast of Bali, Kommune Resort offers spectacular views of the famous Keramus Surf and is only 50 minutes away from Ngurah Rai International Airport. From a lively bar scene to night time surfing options for those who want to battle the waves of the volcanic beach under moonlight, there’s plenty to enjoy at Kommune Resort and Beach Club.
2. Venice on the Beach Hotel, Venice Beach
A cosy, budget-friendly hotel with white washed rooms, ocean views and a rooftop patio, Venice on the Beach Hotel is perfect for those looking for affordable beachside accommodation. Located right on the Venice boardwalk and close to the beach’s many cafes, restaurants and quirky boutiques, soak in the unforgettable Venice Beach sunset from the hotel’s rooftop, or venture out to the pier for even better ocean views.
Venice on the Beach, via: booking.com
3. The Harmony Hotel, Costa Rica
With healthy juice bars, open air yoga pavilions and Guiones Beach being just a two minute walk away, The Harmony Hotel is perfect for anyone looking to detox and destress from a busy working life. After a day paddling out in the waters, relax in one of the hotel’s hammocks with a smoothie, try a meditation class or get into drawing with the art supplies at hand.
4. Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur California
Perched above a cliff top overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Post Ranch Inn offers a stunning collection of rustic rooms, treehouses with mountains and ocean views, and infinity pools. It’s a must visit for those who love rugged, windswept views and provides an unforgettable hotel experience.
Post Ranch Inn, via: postranchinn.com
5. Le Sirenuse, Positano
In a cliffside building with ocean-view terraces near the Tyrrehenian Sea and an eight minute walk from Marina Grande Beach, Le Sirenuse provides a spectacular experience of the Amalfi Coast. Rooms are styled in ornate, historic decor and have picturesque views of the Italian coastline.