Seaside bed and breakfast accommodation near beach, with family rooms, sea view, in town centre
Looking for a cheap bed and breakfast stay in Skegness ?
There are plenty of reasonable priced guest houses and b&b’s available in this resort town. Several boasts wunderful seafront views, feature free Wi-Fi, and are located just a few steps away from the sandy beach, the Embassy theatre and South Parade. A hearty breakfast is served in the morning.
This seaside town is home to numerous amusement arcades, novelty outlets, and fish and chip shops. Tourists can enjoy donkey rides along the town’s sandy Blue Flag beach. Stroll along the popular as ever promenade or pier. One of the town’s more prominent features is the clock tower at the end of Lumley Road. This clock tower dates back to 1898.
The Grand Parade and Skegness Pier are a leisurely 5-minute walk away from most properties. Fantasy Island Ingoldmells Theme Park is just 10 minutes away by car, as is the North Shore Golf Course and Natureland Seal Sanctuary. Skegness is also home to many reasonable priced hotels, located right at the seafront, check them out.
Skegness – Seafront – Why Stay here ?
Twenty years ago, Skegness was one of the prime holiday destinations for UK residents looking to get away from the grind of their working lives. However, thanks to increased investment recently, the area is once again pulling in tourists from all over the country, and it’s about time too.
The seaside town is picturesque and serene, so opting to visit here this year could be exactly what you need to relax and unwind. With a population of only around 19,000 people, nothing is ever done in a hurry in this location, and all the locals have a smile on their faces.
People have been coming here since it was first opened as a holiday resort in 1936, so you only have to speak to your friends and family to get a full review and recommendation.
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Where should you stay when visiting Skegness for a holiday ?
There are numerous of different hotels, B&Bs and guest houses in the area, so no matter how much cash you have to spend, you’re sure you find suitable accommodation on the seafront, near the beach or in the town centre with a family room.
As always, you can search through our website to locate the best possible solutions, and you’ll be glad to know we’re constantly adding new places. This is truly one of the best destinations overlooking the North Sea, and you definitely don’t want to miss out on a trip here before it becomes bustling once again.
At the moment, the entire area is very relaxed, but will all the new funding landing in Skegness recently, that won’t be the case for much longer.
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What should you do ? Embassy Theatre, Pier, …
As we just mentioned, Skegness has received a lot of investment over the last few years, and so more and more tourist attractions are appearing all the time.
In the past, you would have had to make do with a stunning seafront and a lot of arcades, but these days there’s even more exciting activities on offer. We always advise people to check out the Natureland Seal Sanctuary, especially if children are joining them for the visit.
Also, Skegness Stadium, the Embassy Theatre and Skegness Pier are all worth a look. If you have a number of children with you, it might be sensible to spend a day at Fantasy Island, the local theme park. While it’s certainly not the best one of its kind in the country, it’s certainly not the worst either.
Is there anything to do in town at night ?
Of course there is! While the population might be low, people who live here still need something to occupy themselves during the evening, and so you’ll never get bored.
We recommend you check out Papas Bar, The Lakes Restaurant and Big Mo’s Grill if you’re looking for top class cuisine. However, if you want to spend some time having a little drink during the evening, you can’t go wrong with Wolfies Wine Bar, The Marine Boathouse Bar and The Old Chequers Inn.
All are located on the seafront, and all provide weekly entertainment that usually consists of music and dancing.
So, don’t delay and book your Skegness trip today!
Main railway station ?
Trains arrive at the main station, located at Lumley Square PE25 3QL. The bus/coach station is located adjacent to the railway station.
There are a few long distance train connections which travel from Kings Cross Railway Station in the city centre of London, and St Pancras International Railway Station in central London UK.
Local trains travel to among Nottingham, Boston, Sleaford and Grantham. To reach Leicester and Derby you have to change trains in Nottingham.
Location – Where is
Where is Skegness ?
This seaside resort town is located in the county of Lincolnshire, in eastern England. The city of Nottingham is approximately 2 hours drive away.
- Lincoln City Centre — 37 miles
- Peterborough in Cambridgeshire — 55 miles
- Doncaster in South Yorkshire — 85 miles
- Leicester in Leicestershire — 96 miles
- Leeds West Yorkshire — 113 miles
Skegnes is within close distance of Humberside international airport, about 40 miles away. From this airport you can fly both domestic or international.
Another major international airport in the wider region is Newcastle-upon-Tyne Airport.
Must See Tourist Attractions and Sights
Natureland Seal Sanctuary
(North Parade, Lincolnshire PE25 1DB, United Kingdom)
See adorable seals, sea life being fed, goats, sheep rabbits, and meerkats. Very interesting and a great place for families.
Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve
(Gibraltar Road, PE24 4SU England UK)
Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve is a 10 minute drive to the south of town. The reserve consists essentially of a pair of dune systems. There are lovely walks, well marked pathways and magnificent birdlife. Loads of car parking.
(Roman Bank, Ingoldmells PE25 1, United Kingdom)
Holiday camp located in Ingoldmells.
(Marsh Lane, Orby, Lincolnshire PE24 5JA)
Stadium with plenty of seating to enjoy monster truck performances, different races, stunts shows, etc..
Fantasy Island Theme Park
(Sea Ln, Ingoldmells, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 1RH, England UK)
Family resort and theme park with thrill rides.