Discover Devon with Axminster accommodation
Staying in holiday cottages in Axminster provides the visitor with an abundance of things to do. Situated on the River Axe and in the county of Devon, Axminster accommodation is the gateway to discovering the South West. Just a few miles inland, Axminster is close to the Jurassic Coast so let out your inner explorer and discover some fossils from pre-historic times: it's great for all the family.
Charming little market town
Originally made famous by carpets sold by Thomas Whitty, you can discover the town's charm and character when staying in holiday cottages in Axminster, as it's an unspoilt market town tucked in the South East corner of Devon. There are plenty of opportunities to explore nature in Axminster accommodation and you'll find the Axe Valley Area of Outstanding Beauty nearby; perfect for a relaxing stroll and to bring along your pets. For a break and refuelling after a walk you could go to the River Cottage Canteen and Deli and have lunch cooked for you. River Cottage H.Q, made famous by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall on TV, is only 3 miles away. For more activities and things to do, you could head to Forde Abbey. The rooms are great to admire and there are many parts to the gardens which will make sure you're entertained for a few hours. For a day trip and discovering the surrounding areas, holiday cottages in Axminster are an ideal location for visiting the neighbouring counties of Somerset and Dorset.