Axminster Cottages

Nestled between the East Devon area of outstanding natural beauty and the Blackdown Hills AONB Axminster is surrounded by stunning countryside of rolling hills that go on for miles. This picturesque market town invites has a rich tapestry of history, from the historic Axminster Carpets to the medieval St. Mary's Church. Axminster is not just a gateway to the stunning Jurassic Coast but also a haven for food enthusiasts. Renowned for its culinary excellence, the town boasts a variety of eateries, from quaint tearooms to fine dining establishments, ensuring a gastronomic adventure. Our Axminster holiday cottages cater for all members of the family. From dog-friendly to child-friendly, from romantic cottages for two to larger family-friendly homes. The Axe Valley offers scenic walks, where the tranquil River Axe meanders through lush meadows and woodlands, creating a serene backdrop for nature enthusiasts. For a destination that has it all, check out our selection of Axminster cottages.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our holiday cottages in Axminster

With a perfect blend of history, natural beauty, and culinary delights, Axminster promises a rejuvenating experience, making it an ideal destination for those seeking a harmonious blend of relaxation and exploration. Axminster hosts various events and festivals throughout the year, celebrating local art, music, and traditions. With the largest collection of cottages in Devon, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top 5 things to see and do from our holiday cotages in Axminster:

Explore Axminster Carpets Heritage Centre

Dive into the town's history by visiting the Axminster Carpets Heritage Centre. Explore the artistry and craftsmanship behind these renowned carpets, showcasing the town's cultural legacy.

Visit the River Cottage Kitchen & Deli

Embark on a culinary adventure at the River Cottage Kitchen & Deli, a unique eatery founded by celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. Indulge in locally sourced, sustainable dishes that capture the essence of Devon's flavors.

Discover Axminster Guildhall

Discover the Axminster Guildhall, a charming medieval building with a distinctive octagonal tower. Attend events, markets, or simply soak in the historical ambiance of this community hub.

Sustainable Trill Farm Garden

Unearth the beauty of Trill Farm Garden, an organic, biodiverse haven. Wander through vibrant flower meadows, herb gardens, and orchards, showcasing a commitment to sustainable living and ecological harmony.

Grab a bargain at Axminster Market

Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Axminster Market. Browse through stalls offering local produce, artisan crafts, and vintage finds. Engage with the community while experiencing the town's vibrant market culture.

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