Visit Sidmouth Blog

Welcome to the Visit Sidmouth blog! 

Whether you are a first time visitor to the East Devon area or a resident, our blog is the perfect place to find top tips for travel around the county, ideas and inspiration for your stay and all the latest news. Here you'll find news and features from Visit Sidmouth and our partners at Visit Budleigh Salterton, Visit Seaton, Visit Ottery St Mary and Visit Honiton. 

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Dog friendly days out in East Devon

If you’re looking for a dog friendly day out, this is the best time of year – it’s often quieter as the season hasn’t quite kicked off yet and many of the county’s beaches haven’t yet had their restrictions imposed meaning there are plenty of chances to have some fun with your furry friends! Until…

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Sidmouth Regatta Returns for 2024

Sidmouth’s ever-popular Annual Regatta will return in 2024 with a renewed focus on developing and rediscovering the land and sea events that have delighted generations of Sidmouthians and visitors alike. Unfortunately, this year’s family fun will not feature the Red Arrows who have confirmed to the…

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Give the gift of Sidmouth this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is swiftly approaching and no doubt you are racking your brains to find the perfect romantic gift for your loved one. Why not gift some incredible memories together by giving the gift of Sidmouth? Whether you are thinking of a long weekend, short break or just a day trip, there are a…

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Family friendly places to stay this half term

Visiting East Devon this half term? Sidmouth is a great place to call home for the week. Not only do you have a hive of activity around the high street and beach areas, but you’re also close to a host of the region’s top attractions, beautiful towns and villages and the incredible Jurassic Coast…

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Romantic things to do in Sidmouth

We’re almost a month into the New Year, which means the season of romance is nearly upon us! If you’re planning to visit Sidmouth over Valentine’s Day, here are some suggestions for some romantic things to do together while in and around town. Book a luxury break Whether you want to spend some time…

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Top birdwatching sites in East Devon

Whether you’re a regular twitcher or just want something new to do, bird watching is a really rewarding activity and in East Devon, it’s easy to find interesting species to watch. Whatever time of year you visit, you’ll find different birds, so make a note of these locations and see what you can…

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