Dog Friendly Things To Do In Sidmouth

Bedford Hotel Sidmouth – A dog-friendly hotel

Going on holiday shouldn’t have to be a choice between downgrading in hotel style or leaving your furry friend at home. With the Bedford Hotel Sidmouth, you don’t have to make that choice. We are a dog-friendly, stylish hotel in the perfect location for exploring the Jurassic Coast.

The Bedford Hotel Sidmouth welcomes four-legged guests with a cosy dog towel in your room and some treats to make sure they feel at home during their stay. We also have dining areas that are dog-friendly, so there is no need for your pup to miss out on any experiences of your trip!

Whether your canine friend prefers chasing after balls, soaking up the sunshine with a ‘puppuccino’, or splashing in the waves, Devon’s East coast has something for everyone. Below, we’ve laid out our top beaches, cafes, and attractions for you and your puppy to enjoy on your holiday.

Dog-friendly beaches near Sidmouth

As a coastal town, Sidmouth is perfect for those wishing to doze away the days on golden sands beneath a scorching sun. If in doubt whether beaches are dog friendly, look out for signs on the promenade or near car parks for more information.

Here is a list of our top 3 beaches that are dog friendly near Sidmouth. Please check the website for each beach before visiting as restrictions may be in place between May and September.

  1. Jacob’s Ladder Beach One of the largest beaches in Sidmouth, Jacobs Ladder is a gorgeous pebble beach, perfect for watching the sunset. 
  2. Sidmouth Town BeachA secluded beach of sand and shingle surrounded by gorgeous cliffs that provide shelter from strong winds. 
  3. Budleigh Salterton BeachExplore this stunning 2.5 mile long pebble beach only a short drive away

Dog-friendly cafés and restaurants near Sidmouth

Take a wander down one of the beaches above and then head up to the high street to grab a bite to eat, don’t forget to bring your dogs with you as we’ve done the hard work for you and checked out which of the cafes, bars, and restaurants in Sidmouth are dog-friendly. 

Dog-friendly Cafés near Sidmouth

  • The Chattery
  • Coffee#1 
  • Fort Cafe
  • Milson’s Point
  • Mocha Restaurant
  • Arche’s Beach Cafe and Takeout 
  • The Courtyard 

Dog-friendly Restaurants near Sidmouth

  • Duke’s Inn
  • The Swan Inn
  • The Anchor Inn
  • Balfour Arms
  • The Loft
  • Someday Something
  • 14 Miles East
  • Selley’s
  • The Clock Tower

Dog-friendly attractions near Sidmouth across Devon

We’ve compiled a list of the top dog-friendly attractions in and around Sidmouth. Many of the attractions mentioned below will have different rules when it comes to being on leads, or only being permitted in certain areas.

We hope this blog has demonstrated that Sidmouth is one of the most dog-friendly locations in the UK and we would love for you to bring them along with you. The Bedford Hotel sits on the edge of Devon’s Jurassic coast and with limitless coastal walks, fields, and a delicious range of local food, we don’t think your dog should have to miss out. 

Avoid disappointment during the busy season and book one of our stunning sea view rooms now.

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