Holidays in Sidmouth and Devon
Holidays in Sidmouth and Devon are magical. With Jurassic Coast right on your doorstep and the rolling hills of Dartmoor and the East Devon Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty nearby, the region is the perfect place to get away from it all.
Visit idyllic destinations, top family attractions or head to the beach – the choice is yours. And you can do it all
Oakdown Holiday Park close to the majestic Jurassic coastline in Devon is a truly special corner of the UK. We’re located within a short drive of some of the best beaches and spectacular coastal views, or from our rural location enjoy beautiful walks right from your accommodation!
Sidmouth is open and waiting for you!
Sidmouth is home to a huge range of great local businesses. Whether you’re looking for somewhere to grab a bite to eat, pick up a gift or some essential shopping, you’ll be spoilt for choice on your holiday in Sidmouth!
We think that it’s really important to support our local businesses. Check out a few local shops to wet your appetite…
Days out and holidays in Sidmouth
This picturesque seaside town, close to Oakdown Holiday Park, is framed by the dramatic red cliffs and rolling green hills of the Sid Valley. A popular haven for tourists, visitors will find a myriad of quaint seaside shops, pubs and restaurants. Families love the vast expanse of golden sands on Jacob’s ladder beach and the rock pools at low tide are huge fun for exploring.
Amble across the esplanade or through the high street and you will find many independent shops selling everything from souvenirs, arts and crafts to spectacular local food and drink. If you want to make a full day of it then there are restaurants and pubs that cater for all types of cuisine, with the freshest seafood on the menus of many!
Days out in East Devon
Wider afield East Devon provides breath taking coast and countryside. A short drive away you can enter Dorset and Lyme Regis where you can go fossil hunting on the shores of this prehistoric coast. If you wish to explore the beaches then you can find great spots at nearby Branscombe and Seaton too.
For those looking to hit the high streets then nearby Exeter has all of the best known brands and visitors here can also explore the rich history, take in a spot of horse racing at Exeter racecourse or revel in vibrant nightlife of the city.
If you’re visiting with kids then the area is packed with attractions and great days out. We’re 5 minutes from the Donkey Sanctuary where younger children will love the rides and play. A bit further afield is Crealy packed with adventures for young and young at heart! You’ll find boat trips at Sidmouth, there’s castles and museums and when you’re tired out you won’t find a better spot to relax than Oakdown.