This is a tourist guide to the town of Sidmouth in Devon.
Sidmouth welcomes you all the year round its climate is mild and equable with a very good sunshine record. Shopping facilities are excellent; hotels and guest houses are among the best in the country.
There are numerous magnificent walks in and around Sidmouth a short car ride will take you into some of Devon’s most picturesque and breathtakingly lovely countryside.
Sidmouth, Britain in Bloom Winners and Winners of the International Entente Florale has many colourful flower gardens, open fields, grassy and wooded slopes where one can spend many happy hours.
Beaches are safe and clean for bathing; children love the rocky pools and sandy beach at Jacob’s Ladder; sailing, boating and water ski-ing are very popular; you can fish, golf, play tennis, bowls or cricket Sidmouth is an excellent touring centre; If you do not wish to go by car there are coach tours to all parts of Devon to
places of historic interest, old world villages and countryside of unrivalled beauty. One of the yearly attractions of Sidmouth is the International Folklore Festival with teams from all parts of the world, as well as from the British Isles.