The Elizabeth Hotel, The Esplanade, Sidmouth, EX10 8AT
Close to beach, Informal restaurant
With sea air on tap, The Elizabeth hotel in Sidmouth is the perfect place to stop over during your trip to the Jurassic coast. Its beachside bedrooms are practical and cosy and offer unrestricted sea views as far as the eye can see. Located on Sidmouth Esplanade, you can easily stroll into the towns historic centre to browse the many independent shops, galleries and boutiques. Or you could simply sit back and take time to chill with a coffee and a slice of cake in The Elizabeth's recently refurbished lounge and bar area.Maverick tip: Lace up your walking boots and hit the South West Coast Path. It's minutes from the front door and leads to the legendary villages of Branscombe and Beer to the east or the sleepy seaside town of Budleigh Salterton to the west.