Where to stay around Seaton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 476 holiday lettings near Seaton. From 269 cottages to 83 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Seaton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Seaton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Seaton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lyme Regis Beach: 1,006 holiday lettings
  • Sidmouth Beach: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium: 999 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth Beach: 1,002 holiday lettings
  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre: 1,021 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Seaton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Seaton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 269 cottages in Seaton. Our other popular types of Seaton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 39 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Seaton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Seaton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make your holiday apartment in Seaton your home away from home

    Seaton is a charming seaside town in East Devon on the south coast. It’s located at the mouth of the River Axe and is characterised by its intriguing geological phenomena, including have red and white cliffs on opposite sides of the town. It sits on a World Heritage Site and offers plenty to do for those looking for a quiet seaside escape. HomeAway provides a variety of comfortable holiday apartments in Seaton in a diverse range of settings at affordable prices. Holiday rentals in Seaton have all the amenities. Some holiday cottages in Seaton offer sea views with their own personal gardens and patios. They’re furnished using the latest fashions and offer the best in waterside luxury. Holiday rentals in Seaton are just perfect for romantic getaways, family holidays in the sun, and honeymoons.

    Things to do in Seaton

    Seaton holiday accommodation sits in the calm and picturesque East Devonshire countryside. It’s within a stone’s throw of the Jurassic Coast (so named because the rocks date back to the time of the dinosaurs and its many fossils) and offers easy access to the small Devonshire towns of Beer and Axmouth.

    -Beer Quarry Caves is a complex of manmade underground caverns created when England’s ancestors spent their time quarrying for the highly prized Beer Stone. This quarry dates back to the time of the Roman Empire. It’s only a short journey away from most holiday apartments in Seaton and tour guides regularly take groups of visitors deep into the caverns.

    -Pecorama is a celebrated landscape garden encompassing numerous themes. Set just above Beer and Lyme Bay, these renowned gardens take on a number of different forms. The Moat Garden has waters which flow into the Rainbow Garden’s multi-coloured flowerbeds and over granite boulders, with the Roof Garden set in a ruined tower. It’s a place to get lost and enjoy ambling amongst artistic foliage.

    -Seaton Tramways is a famous heritage tram which travels between Colyton, Colyford, and Seaton. It carries up to 100,000 passengers each year and offers open-top views for viewing the spectacular scenery of the majestic Axe Valley.

    -Branscombe Bakery, Forge and Mill is the last working grist mill in the country. Manor Mill is open to tourists wanting to sample some of England’s history. The Branscombe Forge was also the last traditional Devon baker, before it was closed and turned into a museum in 1987.

    -Dinosaurland and Fossil Museum is a museum for the collection of fossils discovered, and which are still being found, along the Lyme Bay cliffs. Visitors can even explore the Lyme Bay cliffs for themselves with a guided fossil finding tour, conducted by a professional archaeologist.

    Weather in Seaton

    Seaton is an ideal location for a British holiday. Like most of Devon, it has lovely mild winters with daily temperatures just under 10°C. In the summer, the North Atlantic Drift influences temperatures heavily, with average highs reaching just under 20°C in August.

    Travel to Seaton

    Getting to holiday apartments in Seaton is simple as it’s well-serviced by reliable travel links. East Devon is reached by the M5, whilst Junction 29 will take drivers towards Devon, before finally coming off the A358. Rail travellers can take a fast train to Exeter’s St David’s from the Midlands or London’s Waterloo and Paddington stations. St David’s has two local train services ferrying travellers around a selection of East Devonshire towns, including Seaton.

    Activities and attractions in and around Seaton

    Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Seaton a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Castlewood Vineyard (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • The Donkey Sanctuary (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Lyme Bay Winery (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Lyme Regis Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Crealy Great Adventure Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Seaton

    If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Seaton

    Travellers love Seaton for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Seaton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sidmouth Beach (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Monmouth Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
    • Lyme Regis Beach (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Bicton Park Botanical Gardens (9.9 mi / 16 km)
    • Escot Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Golden Cap (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)