Book holiday cottage accommodation in East Devon's Axminster and explore a true hidden gem, and a recognised Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Axminster is known for its character, traditional charm and sweeping, unspoilt countryside. The quaint little town is also well situated near some of East Devon's finest coastlines, with excellent walks, various local family attractions, fine food and a good selection of quality accommodation to experience. Just book your holiday cottage well in advance at peak times, as demand can be very high.
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Axminster
Check above for the most commonly chosen filters in Axminster and the number of rentals that include them. In Axminster, 784 lettings include TVs. So, if you want to tune out with some TV time, select the TVs filter to compare these properties. Three amenities that aren't often available are saunas, hot tubs and pools.
The Weather in Axminster
You can see our climate diagram above. July is the warmest month in Axminster, with average daily maximum temperatures of 22°. However, temperatures can go lower than 2° in Axminster in February. The rainiest month is January, while the driest month is April.
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Keep the Family Busy in Axminster
There are some excellent cycle tracks to explore, such as the Stop Line Way (part of the National Cycle Network) and the Buzzard Route Cycle Track. For anyone that likes bird watching, the Axe Estuary is a must-visit, with various rare species to observe.
In Axminster town, it is an easy walk from your holiday cottage accommodation to the various cafes, restaurants and pubs, as well as excellent independent shops. Check out the Axe Vale Festival of Gardening and Crafts which is held every summer, and see the town museum and Thomas Whitty House.
Things to See and Do in Axminster
Pick Axminster accommodation and you'll be in the best possible location to explore the sweeping Jurassic Coast, which is a World Heritage Site and renowned for its impressive coastlines. Experience the calm of nature with gentle walks, golden sands and plenty of flora and fauna to explore.
There are various interesting trails and walks around Axminster, and the Tourist Information Centre can be found in Silver Street, close to guest accommodation options. Axminster is also well placed for visiting Dorset and Devon as a whole.
Axminster is also close to Loughwood Meeting House, and other National Trust Attractions, including Shute Barton which is famous for having England's largest fireplace. If you like food, it's also worth noting that River Cottage HQ is nearby, offering everything from cookery lessons to fine dining.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Axminster?
The average nightly price for a holiday home in Axminster is £47.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Axminster?
There are currently 866 holiday homes in Axminster to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Axminster?
Travellers planning holidays to Axminster most often look for TVs, internet, and gardens when it comes to accommodation amenities.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Axminster?
Holidaymakers looking for accommodation in Axminster will be pleased to know that there are 866 options on offer, with prices starting from just £47 per night.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Axminster holiday home?
Dogs are welcome in Axminster, which is home to 193 pet-friendly holiday homes.
What's the best time of year to travel to Axminster?
Sun lovers should visit Axminster in July and August to enjoy the warmest weather.
Where can I see deals on holiday rentals in Axminster?
You can find great value holiday homes in Axminster with prices for accommodation beginning at £47 - and HomeToGo has launched plenty of filters that make it quick and simple to find some awesome deals. If you're still selecting dates for a trip, make use of HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to scan for great value date options and get savings of as much as 69%. Moreover, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter makes it easy to uncover top quality accommodation offers in lower-price, lesser-known locales that are just as close to the area of your choice, whether that's a beach, lake, ski region or city centre. Book early to take advantage of the greatest variety of options and low prices - and do so without worries by clicking on HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when using the website or app.
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From increased privacy away from the crowds to more space for relaxing with your loved ones, holiday homes in Axminster have a variety of benefits. HomeToGo provides real reviews written by previous guests, and searching is safe, easy, and stress-free - so with 866 deals from 14 providers in the region, you're guaranteed to find the perfect place to stay with the amenities and features that are important to you in Axminster.
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