News & Events

Beer Festival


Come and enjoy the Beer Festival at the Ship Inn Axmouth on Sat/Sun 13th/14th July.

On Saturday the evening kicks off at 5pm with wood fired pizza.

There will be live music at 9pm.

On Sunday 12 Noon – enjoy wood fired pizza.


Jurassic Footgolf Lyme Regis


Open April until October – weekends and school holidays

Opposite Charmouth Road Park & Ride

Kick-off is here, fun for all ages.
Free parking hole course totalling 570m
Suitable for all ages and abilities
Great for birthdays and groups – Party Room available
Pay and Play – from £5.00


Sidmouth Folk Festival


2nd to 9th August

This festival has been going since 1955.  The festival features concerts, lively roots parties; small intimate sessions; ceilidhs and folk dancing; storytelling.  Lots of family entertainment.  There will be hands-on workshops and spectacular dance displays; the best in South West crafts and the tastiest of local food and drink.

Beer Regatta


The week of 9th August

With lots of events going on all week, including an ABBA Tribute band at Mariners Hall on 9th August.  With racing, fishing competitions, fancy dress, talks, barrel rolling, children’s activities and prizes to be won.

The Donkey Sanctuary Experience Day


24th July, 21st August, 28th August, 18th September

9am to 1pm

Go behind the scenes and get some hands-on experience.  There will be grooming, a chance to feed and exercise the donkeys and a bit of mucking out!  Also enjoy tea and cake mid-morning.

This is a once in a lifetime experience and you will learn a lot about these lovable residents.

Cost:  £100 for the morning, booking essential.

Pecorama Summer Fair


21st July

There will be a variety of garden games and activities lined up including; arts and crafts, flower pressing, children’s cooking, fun family competitions, plant stalls and many more!

Join us for some friendly interactive antics with Rob “Entertainingly Different” guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face, a spring in your step and songs in your head that you’ll be humming long after your visit to Pecorama.

The reduced price entry fee of £8.00 will mainly go to charity.

Pecorama – The Andeer Line Returns


13th/14th July and 24th/25th/26th August.

You can help operate this Swiss line layout on the above weekends.  Drive the trains using smarphones and tablets!

Admission is included with Standard and First Class Tickets.

Portland Heights in Beer


Great News!!  Portland Heights will again be available from October 1st.  This property always proved very popular with our guests.  Sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms.  Great views over Beer Bay from the wraparound balcony.  Don’t miss out.