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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Rousdon, England your home away from home

The South West of England s very popular with holidaymakers and the small village of Rousdon is a charming place to visit in the county of Devon. The village provides a wonderful base for both the English countryside and the Devon/Dorset coast. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, holiday cottages and guest houses.

Things to do on holiday to Rousdon, England

Rousdon lies between some excellent coastal towns with wonderful beaches including Seaton, which is about three miles away and four miles to the east is Lyme Regis in Dorset. Devon is also a good area for all sorts of fishing including rock and offshore on the coasts and game fishing in the rivers. With several coastal resorts just a short drive away visitors may like to try out the many watersports available such as surfing, sailboarding and sailing.

In Exeter and Dawlish holidaymakers can go karting, or for the really adventurous with a head for heights there is rock climbing available in Dartmoor National Park. For holidaymakers who enjoy a round of golf during their stay there are several golf courses in the area, with Axe Cliff Golf Club about two miles away and Lyme Regis Golf Club around four miles from Rousdon.

Should self catering holidaymakers want a break from cooking, there are numerous pubs and restaurants serving good food near to Rousdon. Nearby Lyme Regis will perhaps offer a more expansive choice of places to eat with seafood restaurants, tea rooms and several pubs serving food. There is a cinema in Lyme Regis as well as some charming arts and craft shops and galleries, while Dorchester is approximately 45 minutes away in the car via the A35 and has a bigger choice of shops.

Places to visit on holiday to Rousdon, England

Animal and nature lovers will find there is much to see in and around Rousdon and just eight miles away there is a donkey sanctuary at Salcombe Regis or 12 miles away is the Wildlife Park at Cricket St Thomas. There are many fascinating features to see in the area including the Quarry Caves at Beer and less than a mile away is the Axmouth to Lyme Regis Undercliffs National Nature Reserve. The surrounding area also features several museums, galleries, historic houses and gardens including the Marine Aquarium on the Cobb at Lyme Regis and in the same town another museum dedicated to the many fossil finds from the area including those of dinosaurs.

Weather in Rousdon, England

The warmest time of the year to visit Devon and the West Country is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 21 degrees centigrade. Between April and July are usually the driest months while December and January is the wettest time of the year with 100mm average rainfall per month.

Travel to Rousdon, England

Exeter International Airport is approximately 21 miles from Rousdon via the A3052 and handles flights to and from a large number of European countries, Canada, Barbados as well as UK cities such as Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Belfast. Axminster Railway Station is approximately 15 minutes away and served by trains from London Waterloo through to Exeter St Davids. A bus service operates from Axminster station and stops at Lyme Regis, Charmouth, Bridport, Dorchester, Weymouth and Exeter.

    • 5 BR
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    House #6915673
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (29 reviews)
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 2
      Apartment #6781700
      29
      Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5/5
        (15 reviews)
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        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #8151986
        15
        Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.8/5
          (11 reviews)
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Separate Toilet
          • Sleeps 5
          Cottage #8040651
          11
          Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
            Exceptional! 5/5
            (27 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            House #1115058
            27
            Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (16 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #1957346
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              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (44 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Cottage #68471
                44
                Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                  (15 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Cottage #8130957
                  15
                  Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (19 reviews)
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                    • 4 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 7
                    Cottage #6471644
                    19
                    Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                      (20 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Cottage #8049564
                      20
                      Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (11 reviews)
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                        • 3 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 6
                        Cottage #8169126
                        11
                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (21 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Chalet #8131170
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                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                            (11 reviews)
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 6
                            House #1506921
                            11
                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (24 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #1840656
                              24
                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (12 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Cottage #6576822
                                12
                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                  (7 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Cottage #6496332
                                  7
                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                    (31 reviews)
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 2
                                    Apartment #1854329
                                    31
                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (23 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Apartment #6541499
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                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (14 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Bungalow #6517533
                                        14
                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (4 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Cottage #8147685
                                          4
                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (6 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 2
                                            Multiple rentals Cottage #6718623
                                            6
                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (9 reviews)
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Cottage #8168074
                                              9
                                              Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                (19 reviews)
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Apartment #1808785
                                                19
                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (17 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cottage #8153593
                                                  17
                                                  Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (8 reviews)
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Barn #6873256
                                                    8
                                                    Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (4 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                      Cottage #8108913
                                                      4
                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                        (22 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #8097971
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                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (11 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 3 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                          Cottage #8168152
                                                          11
                                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            Bungalow #6750078
                                                            4
                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 5 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                              House #6859990
                                                              2
                                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                Cottage #824801
                                                                5
                                                                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                  (30 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Cottage #1003483
                                                                  30
                                                                  Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    House #8127345
                                                                    11
                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      House #1168172
                                                                      3
                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (9 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                        Cottage #8171553
                                                                        9
                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Very Good! 4.1/5
                                                                          (14 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #1786308
                                                                          14
                                                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (6 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Cottage #8073530
                                                                            6
                                                                            Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (21 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              House #463235
                                                                              21
                                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (19 reviews)
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                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                Cottage #8155665
                                                                                19
                                                                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Cottage #1843387
                                                                                  3
                                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    Cabin #8075632
                                                                                    11
                                                                                    Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (18 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Barn #856429
                                                                                      18
                                                                                      Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                                        Apartment #1983568
                                                                                        3
                                                                                        Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (14 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Cottage #8156182
                                                                                          14
                                                                                          Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                                            House #6116129
                                                                                            5
                                                                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Cottage #6732238
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (15 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Villa #8071156
                                                                                                15
                                                                                                Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                  Barn #1870401
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (7 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Cottage #6580264
                                                                                                    7
                                                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Bungalow #6720221
                                                                                                      5
                                                                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Excellent property

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Property gave us everything we needed, it offered home comforts as well as security for buddy our dog. Great location, central for touring the Jurrassic coast. Quiet village with lots of good walking. Highly recommended for a quiet getaway.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      A Lovely Cottage in a Very nice spot, With all the wildlife on your doorstep

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We really enjoyed our stay here in the cosy little cottage, shame the weather was not better but we had the wood burner to keep us warm, the wildlife around the cottage was superb with badgers, deer, foxes, woodpeckers, jays, tree creepers, nuthatch, warblers, buzzard just to name a few, and a cheeky little stoat that nearly ran over my wellie as i was stood outside the cottage
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017