Seaside Spots for Homebuyers this Summer

By Cameron Mitchell • June 28, 2021 • Buyer's Blog

Today MCR Homes is going to take a look at some of the best cities and towns you can call home by the sea this summer. These seaside spots all have their merits, and by the end of this article, we hope you’ll be browsing our current coastal listings to find the right home for you this summer. 


Formby, Merseyside


If you are looking for a stunning seaside location with a vibrant atmosphere and friendly people, Formby is a great place to choose. Formby is a hotspot in the North West for seaside goers and Formby Beach is one of the best in the area. Vast expanses of sand dunes coupled with the Red Squirrel sanctuary make this the perfect choice for you. 


Bristol City Centre and Redcliffe, Bristol 


Bristol is one of the most vibrant and exciting coastal cities you will visit, and the centre of the city, in particular, is full of life. The Floating Harbour is a focal point of the city, and there are many businesses, apartments, and eateries to enjoy. There is a weekly market in the streets of the harbourside and this truly British coastal location will bring back all of the nostalgia of past summer holidays. 


Our development, Boulevard View, is situated just outside Bristol and offers a range of 1 and 2 bed apartments starting at a price of just £145,000. Ideal for first-time buyers and those looking to downsize - you can enjoy modern bathrooms, bedrooms and living areas, complemented by a bright and spacious layout. 


Hastings, East Sussex

Hastings is a seaside town that has some stunning historical features. With Edwardian hotels, a Victorian pier, and a classic promenade this is the perfect seaside town. Hastings is the home to the first castle in England that was built by William the Conqueror after the 1066 battle. This beautiful town has some stunning views over the hillside and is a great place to consider living.


Deal, Kent

Kent is an undeniably stunning location, and Deal offers a beautiful calming seaside atmosphere with a vast sandy expanse to help anyone escape the hustle and bustle of inner-city life. With pastel-shaded hotels and stores adorning the coastal promenade, it is no wonder so many people venture here for some peace and tranquillity. 


Worthing, West Sussex

Situated close to Brighton, Worthing is a popular coastal spot and ideal for a summer getaway or when looking for your next home by the beach. Pull up a deckchair and enjoy this unique and lively coastal town in all its glory. With lots of ice cream stands and stores, plenty of unique bars and restaurants, and a vintage cinema - this is a great place to live. 

Broadwater Apartments are located 1 mile to the northeast of the seafront with the Town Centre within walking distance. East Worthing railway station with services along the south coast and north to London can be found half a mile from the property. 


Bamburgh, Northumberland

For those who love the countryside and stunning historical features, Bamburgh is a great choice. Bamburgh Castle is situated on the seafront and contains lots of artefacts and items to explore. Enjoy the quiet nature of this seaside town and a peaceful way of life. 


St Ives, Cornwall


Cornwall has many popular coastal locations to choose from, but St Ives has to be one of the most exciting. This stunning seaside town is buzzing with life and has plenty of bars and restaurants to enjoy as well as seaside activities. Enjoy sunny weather, a mild climate, and a home that feels almost like it’s on another planet. 


Consider making the move to a coastal location this year and enjoy summer in style. 


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