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Well laid out garden and view points to see across Sidmouth

Even though this was a November visit work could be seen to be ongoing with clearing and planting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Annie A
Autumn visit on a blustery day

Staying just outside Sidmouth and spent a day in the town. Parked up near to Jacobs Ladder and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul N
Horsham, United Kingdom
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Sidmouth EX10 8QL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Even though this was a November visit work could be seen to be ongoing with clearing and planting ready for Spring. There is a cafe for refreshments.

Thank Annie A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying just outside Sidmouth and spent a day in the town. Parked up near to Jacobs Ladder and walked along the coastal path. Very dramatic setting on this fascinating geological coast with the red cliffs. Breathtaking views and a bracing walk there and back. Admired...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the contrast between the green grass of the fields aboce the ancient red cliffs is really somthing to see, there are displays explaining the geological history of the jurassic coat which put it all in context, Visit if in the area

Thank MHBcardiff
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Jacobs ladder beautiful views over the bay towards sandy bay, pebble beach until tide out, then sand. Great walk to ladram bay over cliff path .

Thank shazzao2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For us Jacobs Ladder was the start of a leisurely walk to Ladram Bay. It's a coastal walk with climbs and descends which may not be suitable for everyone. But take your time and you can walk the 4 1/2 km in less than 2...More

Thank p0rtlandbill
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This was a lovely place to visit with a walk around the cliff path onto the pebbly beach,leading to a long promenade Fantastic views

Thank Glynis P
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Make sure you take the cliffside walkway from the town to the beach - level and smooth so ideal for all ages - the able and less able. Then when you get to the beach you can stay at sea/beach level, or if you are...More

Thank KuleDude
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Some things are closed from the end of September but we had a nice walk around Sidmouth, then along to Jacob's Ladder. Our dogs wouldn't climb any of the steps so that's worth considering. We walked back and along the road to the Connaught Gardens...More

Thank Hannah O
Reviewed 25 September 2018

If you're in Sidmouth and wandering along the seafront then this is to the Western end. Heading down either Jacobs Ladder steps or the stone steps which descend from behind the eatery there then if you parked nearby you're on the beach in minutes. From...More

Thank HCT1962
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Had a relaxing afternoon just reading and watching the world go by. A lovely ice cream shop after a stroll around the beautiful gardens

Thank cherylbedford
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28 April 2018|
Response from JE-Wirral | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park opposite. The dog friendly beach area varies on time of year and is via a steep hill or steps.
12 March 2018|
Response from Mandy J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not the best person to ask about fishing as it is a 'sport' that I do not support, sorry.
Tracy A
4 July 2017|
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Response from englander1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, please see my post. As you walk onto the beach from the East (Sidmouth) dogs are not allowed on the first third. Look straight ahead, you can see in the distance a post with a sign attached half way up the beach, from... More