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Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Posted by Nicole West on 29/12/2015
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Are you all set to book your beach holiday for 2016?

While there’s a wealth of stunning destinations for a fabulous fix of sand, sea and sun, beach resort holidays can be hard to find on a budget.

Here’s a look at some hotspots that offer great value for money, cheap package deals and everything you want for lazy days by the ocean.

Bulgaria

Head to the Black Sea coast for purpose-built resorts for tourists and bang for your buck, when it comes to dining and activities. Sunny Beach is making a name for itself with markets, nightlife and entertainment. Obzor and Nessebar provide a dose of seaside peace and quiet with all the modern amenities for a sublime holiday.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Bali

Indonesia’s Bali continues to top lists as one of the most budget-friendly destinations in the world, though prices are steadily on the rise. Costs are incredibly low for food, drinks, accommodation, transport and activities. The tourist hubs of Kuta, Seminyak and Legian provide everything from lush resort pools, to vibrant clubs, beach bars, bargain shopping and decadent dining.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Crete

For the quintessential Greece holiday, Crete offers plenty of traditional culture, picture perfect beaches, mountains, gorges, rivers and lakes. All-inclusive packages and fantastic flight deals makes it a viable option for your budget, whether you want a romantic break or a family adventure. For a vibrant resort buzz, try Hersonissos and Agia Marina.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Paphos

Situated in the southwest of Cyprus, Paphos is a Mediterranean city with historic landmarks, museums, churches and preserved forts. Best of all, there’s an abundance of stunning beaches and the famous Aphrodite’s Rock to explore. Self-catering apartments, package deals and cheap flights make it incredibly affordable resort destination too!

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Costa Blanca

Of course, you’ve heard of Benidorm, with its vibrant nightlife and beachside facilities. There’s also the resort of Alicante, sleepy fishing villages, adrenalin activities, family-friendly attractions and endless white sand – the best free holiday option there is! Hop off the beaten path just a street or two, and you’ll find great value dining options and activities to keep everyone happy.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Croatia

Croatian islands often get left behind with Greece and the Canary Islands beckoning, but the coastline deserves a second look! Not only are the beach resort areas fairly easy on the wallet, they offer Blue Flag beaches, sunbed and umbrella hire, showers, snack bars and water sports. You can also island hop around Brac, Hvar and Lopud.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Barbados

If you’d like to go further afield, let’s say, to the Caribbean, Barbados is a budget-friendly, beach resort choice! Holiday packages, including flights and accommodation, can be incredibly cheap and, once you’re there and you need to save money, you’ll be happy simply sunning yourself on the pristine beaches!

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

Corfu

You’re absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to great value holidays in Corfu. Greece’s Emerald Isle is the second largest of the Ionian Islands and you can choose between lively beach resorts and sleepy towns, with budget-friendly options for all your holiday needs. Head to Kavos for nightlife or San Stefanos for quiet stretches of sand.

Best Budget Beach Resorts That Will Save You Money In 2016

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