What’s up, beaches? Long time no sea. Sea what I did there 😉 Following my compilation of my favourite beach quotes, I received a couple requests to add some shorter beach captions to the list that can easily be used for Instagram and other social networks.
How about I do one better than just adding a handful of captions with an entire list of over 200 beach captions for you to use in just about any beach situation.
Short beach captions, ocean captions, beach love captions, funny beach captions, sea captions… whatever you’re looking for, I’ve got you covered with this comprehensive list.
You’re sure to find a fit below for your next post of this wonderful intersection of sea, sand, and sky to keep your feed feeling sunny, salty, and fresh all summer long.
With the approach of summer, and the season of endless possibility, there’s bound to be at least one trip to the beach.
To ensure these memories live on, pair your photos with an excellent caption.
These beach captions are sure to raise your Instagram game and ensure you make waves on social media.
Related reading: Is a visit to Aruba Flamingo Beach worth it?
Hashtags for Beach Captions
You simply cannot use the perfect beach shot + caption and not complement this with appropriate beach hashtags.
Easy enough to copy some or all of these hashtags and add them to your Instagram beach caption.
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The Best Beach Captions for Insta
The beach is not always a place, sometimes it’s a feeling
The beach is calling, and I must go
You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
Let the currents guide your heart.
The beach is always a good idea
A day at the beach restores the soul.
Gone to the Beach. Be back never.
Happiness is… a good book and a beach
Let the waves carry you where the light can not.
Saltwater cures all wounds.
Eat, beach, sleep, repeat.
I find peace near the water.
All I need is the salt in my hair and the sand between my toes
Sometimes in the waves of change we find our true direction.
Keep calm and let’s go to the beach.
If life is a journey the beach is my destination.
Life is better at the Beach!
Let the countdown to the beach begin!
Dreams are made of sun and sand.
All my troubles wash away in the water.
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
Happiness is a day at the beach.
There is no place like the beach… where the land meets the sea and the sea meats the sky
Home is where the anchor drops.
Because every day should feel like a day at the beach.
A cloudy day at the beach is still a day at the… Beach!
Life takes you down many paths but my favourite ones lead to the beach.
I miss being on beach vacation and never knowing what day of the week it is.
Time wasted at the beach is time well spent.
Every season is bikini season
The tans will fade but memories will last forever.
B.E.A.C.H – Best Escape Any One Can Have.
After a visit to the beach, it’s hard to believe that we live in a material world.
If there’s a heaven for me, I’m sure it has a beach attached to it.
Everyone should believe in something. I believe I should go to the beach.
My sense of direction leads me one way: to the beach
The other side of shore is always the success
A long walk in a long beach shortens every kind of sorrow!
When two roads diverge…take the one that leads to the beach
Life is always better at the beach.
Catch a wave and you’ll be sittin’ on top of the world
Currently pretending I’m at the beach.
I think it’s time for a trip to the beach
Walking on the beach is my favourite exercise.
The best kind of therapy is beach therapy
Time spent at the BEACH is never wasted
Wild beach is my primordial address.
I’m sorry for what I said when I wasn’t at the beach yet.
In the summertime when the weather is high you can stretch right up and touch the sky.
To some it’s just water. To me, it’s where I regain my sanity.
You can never have too much beach.
You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy ice cream at the beach, and that’s kind of the same thing.
Get away from it all… find your peace on the beach.
Time wasted at the beach is time well spent.
There’s no place like home. Except for the beach.
Beach life is sheared perfect.
I’m a better person when I’m tan.
If you’re not barefoot, then you aren’t in the right place.
Sunshine is the best medicine.
The best days are beach days.
The beach is my happy pace.
Nothing soothes the soul like a walk on the beach
Beach is a sense of peace and calm.
I’ll have a side of beach with my morning coffee.
Smell the sea, and feel the sky, let your soul and spirits fly
Sky above, sand below, peace within.
Palm trees. Ocean Breeze. Salty Air. Sun-kissed Hair. Endless Summer. Take me there.
Ocean captions for Instagram
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.
Dear, ocean. I think about you all the time.
The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.
The ocean roar is music to the soul.
The ocean soothes the soul.
As endless as the ocean. As timeless as the tides.
As free as the ocean
May your joys be as deep as the ocean
Dear ocean, thank you for making us feel tiny, humble, inspired, and salty… all at once.
An ocean breeze puts a mind at ease.
The ocean is full of untamed magic.
I was happy anywhere I could see the ocean.
Even castles made from sand fall to the ocean
I am happy anywhere I can see the OCEAN
The smell of the ocean never gets old
Home is where the ocean is
I’m a true OCEANHOLIC!
Life is an ocean and waves are our paths.
Child of the ocean.
Every time I slip into the ocean, it’s like going home.
Stay wild, ocean child.
Eternity begins and ends with the ocean’s tides.
You can find me where the music meets the ocean.
You are the ocean; everything else is just waves and wind.
In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans.
Beach Love Captions
You had me at Aloha.
It was love at first sight the day I met the beach.
I crave a love so deep the ocean would be jealous
Ocean separates lands, not souls.
High tide or low tide, I’ll stay by your side
My love for you is deeper than the ocean
People come and go, but the beach is forever.
You can shake the sand from your shoes but not from your heart.
It’s always summer in my heart.
Love you to the beach and back.
Life, Love and the pursuit of the next beach trip.
Funny Beach Captions and Puns
A couple of these are beach captions are funny, others are a little amusing and others are, well just downright corny. So use wisely or you expect to receive a whole lot of rolled-eye emojis.
Beachology: Be shore of yourself. Don’t be crabby. Let the worries drift away. Drown out pier pressure. Soak up positive energy. Seas life’s moments.
How to have a beach body: Have a body 2. Go to the beach
Reality called, so I hung up.
I wish that beach therapy was covered by my Health Insurance
Whoever thought a naked beach was a good idea never sat in one.
Pretty sure my birthstone is a seashell.
Only worry in the world is the tide gonna reach my chair.
You are the pina to my colada
The lower the latitude the better the attitude.
Tropic like it’s hot
Throwing sand like it’s shade!
Girls just wanna have sun
That crazy little sun of a beach
Don’t get tide down
No one likes a shady beach.
You haddock me at hello.
Let’s be beach bums today.
’Tis the sea-sun.
Sea more of the world, one beach at a time.
Keep palm and carry on.
Seek to sea more.
Hot dogs or legs.
Love the beach. Can I be any more pacific?
What’s up, beaches?
Long time no sea.
I can sea clearly now
Time to get nautical
Sea la vie!
Beach you to it
Always be yourself. Unless you can be a mermaid. Then always be a mermaid
My milkshake brings all the buoys to the yard
Sea you soon
Seas the day
Don’t worry, beach happy
I need six month vacations, twice a year.
Life is a beach. Don’t make spelling errors.
A balanced diet is an ice cream in each hand.
Short Beach Captions
Tropical state of mind.
Go with the flow
Less Mondays, more summer.
Mentally on the beach.
Happiness comes in waves
Beaches are God’s poetry.
Life’s a wave – catch it!
Life is better in flip-flops.
Pool hair, don’t care
Happy as a clam.
Let the summer begin.
Every seashell has a story
Good Times and Tan Lines
Beach more, worry less.
Salty but sweet
Hot sun, Cool dip
Namast’ay at the beach
Waves for days.
High tides, good vibes
Tangled hair, don’t care.
Beach hair, don’t care!
Sandy toes. Sun-kissed nose.
If there’s a will, there’s a wave.
If in doubt paddle out.
Sunshine on my mind
Find me under the palms
Sun-kissed hair and salty kisses
Catch you on the next wave.
Beach vibes only!
Cute beach captions
Good vibes happen on the tides.
Make a wish upon starfish.
Salt in the air. Sand in my hair.
A pineapple a day keeps the worries away.
BEACH: Heaven On Earth
Life is a beach, I’m just playing in the sand.
If you need me, I’ll be at the beach.
May you always have shell in your pocket and sand in your shoes
Memories are made in flip-flops.
BRB, quitting everything to be a mermaid
If you’re not barefoot, then you’re overdressed.
Mermaid kisses and starfish wishes.
I’m going to change the world, but today I’ll just be a mermaid
Set your clock to beach time.
I’m all about the palm trees and 80 degrees
Ocean air. Salty hair. Don’t care.
Blue skies, denim short & a salty tan
Happier than a seagull with a french fry
Let the waves hit your feet and the sand be your seat
Sea captions for Instagram
Let the sea set you free.
We dream in colours borrowed from the sea.
There are a million fish in the sea, but I’m a mermaid.
If lost please return to the sea.
The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears, or the sea.
I want to be wild, beautiful, and free. Just like the sea.
All you need is a dose of vitamin Sea.
The waves of the sea help me get back to me.
I’m happiest when floating in the sea
Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air.
Smell the sea, Feel the breeze. Hear the ocean be at ease.
Lost somewhere into the sea
Good selfies happen near the sea.
For whatever we lose (like a you or a me), it’s always our self we find in the sea.
I lost my heart to the sea
The sea, to be happy, like hearts, must be stirred.
You, me, and the sea.
Meet me there, where the sea meets the sky.
Wheeeew, all this talk about the beach is making me want to book a spontaneous island getaway. I’m maintaining control so far, but I don’t know how much longer I can last.
I hope you’ve found this list of beach captions useful, inspiring, or just plain amusing. Use any or all at will on Instagram and other platforms. Don’t forget to tag me @araioflight when you do.
Over to you guys. What’s your favourite beach caption?
Sea la vie!