Hotels in Sidmouth

As one of Devon’s premium Regency towns Sidmouth is full of delightful hotels with incredible Victorian and Georgian architecture, perfect for those of you who want to stay in the town and explore the various beaches and rock pools while enjoying historical charm combined with modern luxury.  

Beautiful inside and out 

Sidmouth initially gained popularity as a holiday resort during the Regency period and the hotels in and around the town’s architecture still retains much of this charm. The town has over 500 listed buildings, some of which have been repurposed into hotels, giving them a fascinating history as well as guaranteeing a comfortable place to stay.  

These beautiful buildings offer modern and luxurious rooms, with all the facilities you would expect from somewhere with such grand, royal connections. You’ll find Regency style hotels all around Sidmouth including on the seafront and in the town centre, so no matter which part of town you want to call home during your stay, you can experience the beauty of these historic buildings. It isn’t just hotels in the Regency style either, the hotels in Sidmouth are hugely varied, so whatever your taste and budget, you’ll find the ideal accommodation for you. From traditional looking country house hotels to small, modern boutiques, there is something for everyone.  

The place for a family friendly holiday 

Sidmouth is a great family friendly holiday destination, the town itself is located within the Jurassic Coast, which is a world heritage site and offers some spectacular views as well as opportunities for rock pooling and exploring and has a host of popular attractions, perfect whatever your age! A trip to Sidmouth is a great way to introduce the children to the history of the region, not just with the connections to Queen Victoria and her reign, but also the region’s geological history with the fossils that can be found along the Jurassic Coast.  

The beaches in the area are ideal for those wanting a beach holiday as they are clean and there is a range of family friendly hotels right on the seafront, giving you easy access not just to Sidmouth Town Beach and Jacob’s Ladder, but also to the South West Coast Path, so you can easily go on family adventures!   

Sidmouth has a huge array of family friendly attractions, including museums and the famous Donkey Sanctuary, as well as a range of attractions in the surrounding area and one way to get the best recommendations and advice is by staying in one of the town’s smaller, independently run hotels where you will have a ready-made guide in the form of the owners, many of whom are local and are passionate about Sidmouth and the Sid Valley.  

Whatever your needs, whether it is a hotel for a family stay, a romantic get-away or a corporate event, Sidmouth’s hotels are well equipped to cater for you. 

Beautiful views 

You’ll find a whole host of Sidmouth’s most popular hotels located either on or near the seafront, so you’re guaranteed some incredible views of the Jurassic Coast and Lyme Bay particularly in the spring and summer months where you’ll be able to catch some amazing sunrises and sunsets from your hotel room window.  

Whether you are looking for something on a budget, somewhere you can escape everyday life or somewhere that will allow you to be pampered, there are options for everyone in Sidmouth, from hotels offering spa facilities and leisure centres onsite to those that are small and offer home comforts without being lavish.  

Want a few more options? Sidmouth has a wide range of accommodation options including B&Bs, self-catering holiday homes and camping, caravanning and holiday parks all in the vicinity.  

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