Welcome to

The Woodlands Hotel

One of the best hotels in Sidmouth, Devon

Step inside the beautiful Woodlands Hotel and feel instantly at home.

We offer spacious rooms, a tranquil private garden and terrace, locally sourced food and delicious craft beers - all just a light stroll from Sidmouth seafront.

Family-run and pet friendly, the Woodlands Hotel is one of the most historic hotels in Sidmouth. Its central location makes it easy for you to discover the many things to do in Sidmouth and the local area - from dinosaur bones and vintage shops, to sandy beaches and the world-renowned Sidmouth Folk Festival.

Get in touch to book a room

Booking is a breeze. Simply book online or call 01395 513120
Book with us

Are you looking for:

  • The best ‘Boutique’ hotel in Sidmouth?
    We are consistently ranked at the top of Trip Advisor rankings and have been awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence consistently for the last 5 years and are in the ‘Hall of Fame’.
  • A Friendly Face?
    We’re family-run and always ready to help. We offer both Bed & Breakfast, and Dinner packages too.
  • A peaceful retreat?
    Our garden is a leafy oasis with ancient trees and a trickling stream, and a fantastic sun trap of a patio!
  • Family fun in the sun?
    Try everything from mountain biking and hiking, to sailing and surfing.
  • A place to take your pet? 
    We are pet friendly.
  • Character?
    Stay in a stunning building once owned by Sir Walter Raleigh
  • The perfect location?
    Woodlands is close to everything from Escot to Exmoor, Crealy to Lyme Regis.
  • Heritage?
    Woodlands dates back more than 700 years

For a relaxing stay in one of the best loved hotels in Sidmouth, take a look at our Rooms & Rates or Contact Us.


Please note in order to deep clean the rooms and hotel due to COVID19 CHECK IN time for guests staying with us is from 4PM onwards.