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Lovely and relaxing

Had a relaxing afternoon just reading and watching the world go by. A lovely ice cream shop after a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cherylbedford
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London, United Kingdom
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Fab view.

Climb the steps for a lovely view and a walk around the lovely gardens . There is a cafe everyone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Val W
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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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 Henry T
Reviewed 6 days ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

Climb the steps for a lovely view and a walk around the lovely gardens . There is a cafe everyone raves over , apparently they sell fab cakes. I never needed to visit when there. Also you can then carry on your walk along the...More

Thank Val W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parked in sidmouth and walked along the sea path to Jacobs ladder.. amazing beach and views.. then up the ladder.. through the gardens and back into town

Thank onlymyopinion69
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous beach at the bottom of steep steps (or around the walkway way from Sidmouth seafront). When the tide's out there are lots of rockpools to explore, covered in bright seaweed. beautiful russet cliffs behind and sea stacks in the distance. It's a mixture of...More

Thank McFrankie
Reviewed 1 week ago

a very relaxed, quiet beach, benefiting from the added advantage of being further away from the main beach that serves the town centre, excellent views, ideal for bbq's and dog walkers, it also has a cafe at the top of the cliff, which is well...More

Thank dannyc1967
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can access by either walking along seafront path from town, down jacob ladder & down the winding ramp walkway. Peddly beach with sandstone cliffs, great views from the top. Cafe at bottom.

Thank PJ777
Reviewed 20 August 2018

A nice stony beach with a bit of sand at low tide. a bit quieter than the main beach. Beach huts, external shower, the famous steps to the café and the Connaught Gardens close to a big car park and lots of hotels too. What`s...More

Thank DAVIDMS20050
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The beach is at the quieter end of Sidmouth and offers some wonderful views of the Jurassic coastline. The beach is shingly and maybe this explains why it is quieter than the main beaches at the town centre. With cafes and toilets nearby (up Jacob's...More

Thank DGchester
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely beech to sit and watch the world go by. A couple of tea rooms and ice cream places close by.Good for the kids to go rock exploring.

Thank barnwood
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washerwomen
28 April 2018|
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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.
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Neil C
12 March 2018|
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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.
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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
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