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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Bring your Dogs to Honiton

Honiton has earned its reputation as a dog-friendly haven. Known for its historic market square, thriving local businesses, and picturesque surroundings, Honiton offers a warm welcome not only to its human visitors but also to their four-legged companions. From scenic walks to pet-friendly…

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Visit with your dog this autumn

Autumn is a great time to visit East Devon with your dog – there are a host of lovely walks, the beaches are all open from this month onwards and the hustle and bustle of summer is over, so there is much more space and freedom for your dogs to explore! With fewer people and the changing season, you…

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Great dog walking spots around East Devon

We all know a dog is for life and not just for Christmas, but if you happen to be in the area around Christmas with your dog, here are a couple of great places to head for a walk in and around Sidmouth. Did you know that Sidmouth is one of the most dog friendly places to visit in East Devon? Well it…

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Enjoy a dog friendly break in Sidmouth

With the abundance of countryside and all the walking opportunities in and around Sidmouth, it is the perfect place to spend National Pet Month which just so happens to be this month! If you’re planning a visit to Sidmouth with your furry friends, here are some suggestions of places to stay where…

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Some of our favourite dog walking spots in Sidmouth

With an abundance of pet friendly accommodation and plenty of local people with dogs of their own, finding the perfect place to go for a walk with your furry friend is a must. So you’re prepared for your visit to town this year, here are some of our favourite places to go on dog walks. Peak Hill For…

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Great dog walking routes in and around Sidmouth

Please note, as the UK is under lockdown restrictions, you are not permitted to travel at this time. These are suggestions for later in the year or for residents already in the local area. If you’re planning a future staycation in Sidmouth or the surrounding area and want to bring your furry friends…

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Proof Sidmouth is pretty – whatever the season!

No doubt, when you hear Sidmouth, you think of blue skies with those beautiful red cliffs against them. You think of sunbathing, of smelling the flowers in the gardens, of getting a cheeky ice cream or two. Are we right? Well, those all sound like summery images to us, and we’re here to prove that…

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