Sidmouth Holiday Cottages

Sidmouth, nestled along the stunning Jurassic Coast in East Devon, embodies a serene blend of natural beauty and cultural richness that captivates holidaymakers. Its breathtaking vivid red cliffs, adorned with vibrant floral displays, invite you to take out your camera and capture the stunning scenery before you. We have a wide range of holiday cottages in Sidmouth from affordable to luxurious, from dog-friendly to child-friendly for large families and groups of friends wanting to celebrate to cosy Devonshire hideaways perfect for two. A haven for outdoor enthusiasts, Sidmouth offers a myriad of activities, from leisurely walks through the Connaught Gardens to exhilarating hikes along the South West Coast Path. From its independent shops to its beautiful family-friendly beaches, this popular seaside town has something for everyone. The town's artistic soul comes alive in its festivals celebrating music, literature, and the arts, fostering a vibrant community spirit. If you're after an authentic Devon adventure then head off to one of our Sidmouth holiday cottages.

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Discover the extraordinary side of Sidmouth

In Sidmouth, offbeat experiences abound for those seeking unconventional delights. Begin by exploring the hidden gems, like Jacob's Ladder Beach, accessible via a zigzagging stairway that leads to a secluded cove perfect for serene sunsets or picnics. Embrace the whimsical at the Sidmouth Museum, delving into local history with peculiar artefacts and tales, or opt for a unique visit to the Norman Lockyer Observatory, where celestial wonders unfold through telescopic views and astronomy talks. For a dose of vintage charm, hop aboard the Sidmouth Tramway, an old-fashioned tram that trundles through picturesque routes, offering a nostalgic glimpse of the town's past.

Indulge your taste buds at quirky eateries such as a tearoom in a double-decker bus or a seafood shack perched along the coastline, providing a taste of the sea with a side of eccentric ambience. Unearth treasures at Sidmouth's flea market, where eclectic finds await, from antique trinkets to peculiar curiosities. Lastly, embrace the unconventional by joining the town's quirky festivals—a celebration of everything from folk music to nettle eating, infusing the air with an eccentric and infectious energy that's uniquely Sidmouth.

If you're after something a little quirkier then why not head off to Bearhouse Alpacas? Here you can learn about the inquisitive alpacas and their fantastic fleeces (they are a long way from their native South America!). Visit in the summer to see the impossibly cute cria (baby alpacas). The real draw is the chance to go Alpaca trekking around the steep tracks surrounding the farm. Visitors are invited to take the alpacas on a walk with a lead through gorgeous green countryside – just like a rather unusual dog walk!

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

This charming seaside town in Devon, southwest England, offers a mix of coastal beauty, historic charm, and outdoor activities. Explore the nearby Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for fossil hunting and coastal walks. You can also venture to nearby towns like Beer or visit historic attractions like Powderham Castle.  With the largest collection of Devon holiday cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do in our holiday cottages in Sidmouth:

Explore The Jurassic Coast

Explore the stunning coastline and take in the breathtaking views along the Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk the South West Coast Path, visit the unique rock formations at Ladram Bay, and discover the natural beauty of this incredible stretch of shoreline.

Wander through the Connaught Gardens

Wander through these beautiful and well-maintained gardens, offering a peaceful retreat with colourful floral displays, serene pathways, and stunning views of the sea. It's an ideal spot for a relaxing stroll or a picnic amidst nature.

Jacob's Ladder Beach - a hidden gem

Descend the famous Jacob's Ladder staircase to reach this picturesque beach, perfect for soaking up the sun, enjoying beach activities, or exploring the rock pools during low tide. It's a hidden gem with stunning views and a tranquil atmosphere.

Discover Sidmouth Museum

Dive into the town's history at this fascinating museum, which showcases local artefacts, stories, and exhibits spanning centuries. It offers a captivating glimpse into Sidmouth's rich heritage and culture.

Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary - support a meaningful cause

Visit this heartwarming sanctuary dedicated to caring for donkeys. It's not only a great place to learn about these gentle creatures but also offers lovely walks and a chance to support a meaningful cause.

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