Yeoman's Acre Bed & Breakfast & Self-Catering Accommodation
Telephone: 01297 552781
THINGS TO DO !
Yeomans Acre Bed & Breakfast is located in the centre of Colyford, a perfect start to many good days out. We are only 2km from the coast. Seaton, our nearest coastal town, is located on the newly award World Jurassic Heritage Coast.
From the Jurassic Coast website: "The Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site is England's first natural World Heritage Site - it is known as The Jurassic Coast. It covers 95 miles of truly stunning coastline from East Devon to Dorset, with rocks recording 185 million years of the Earth's history.
We are only 25 miles from the Cathedral town of Exeter, and only 35 miles from Dartmoor National Park. Seven miles to the east is is the historic town of Lyme Regis, with its old harbour (The Cobb) and sandy beach. Seven miles to the west is the beautiful Victorian town of Sidmouth. We are also only 2 miles from the beaches of Seaton and the pretty fishing village of Beer (see picture above).
We are located only 500m from the Colyford Terminus of the Seaton to Colyton Tramway. The 3 mile route from Seaton to Colyton, following an old train path. The journey takes about 25 minutes, and follows the Axe Estuary and valley.
Only 3 miles away is The Donkey Sanctuary, home to over 400 rescued donkeys with an information centre, restaurant and picnic area. It has five beautiful walks in serene and relaxing surroundings. Open 365 days of the year from dawn to dusk.
Pecorama, is situated on the hillside above the picturesque fishing village of Beer (only 2 miles away). This attraction has something to offer every member of the family, including a fascinating Model Railway Exhibition. Picturesque gardens are also home to the famous Beer Heights Light Railway , giving wonderful views of Beer and Lyme Bay .
There are many other attractions locally, and we have a full selection of leaflets in reception.
There are many GOLF COURSES within 30 miles from us and easily accessible from the A3052:
Axe Cliff Golf Club - Seaton (Cliff Top - fantastic panoramic views - quite hilly) 2 miles
Lyme Regis Golf Club - Lyme Regis (Cliff Top - fantastic panoramic views) 7 miles
Sidmouth Golf Club - Sidmouth (Cliff Top - good views - hilly) 7 miles
Honiton Golf Club - Honiton (Parkland - flat) 10 miles
East Devon Golf Club - Budleigh Salterton (Cliff Top - demanding, but highly recommended) 15 miles
Woodbury Golf Club - near Exeter (Parkland - usually very good, some challenging holes) 20 miles
Exeter Golf Club - centre of Exeter (Parkland, flat, usually good) 25 miles
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