The Esplanade, Sidmouth



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About the hotel


Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 100.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts Visa and Mastercard; cash is not accepted

Check-in Special Instructions

There is no front desk at this property. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Minimum Age


You need to know

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK).
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


General description

Located on Sidmouth’s seafront the Dukes inn is nestled on the majestic sandstone cliffs which form part of the Jurassic Coast. It boasts free Wi-Fi access a bar and a restaurant. There is limited free onsite parking available.The spacious rooms at Dukes each feature a flat-screen TV with a DVD player an iPod docking station tea and coffee making facilities and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer.The award-winning restaurant serves a daily menu using fresh local produce. It includes an assortment of fish and game. To accompany meals guests can make the most of the fully-stocked bar. It offers a variety of ales cider and wine. There is also a sea facing patio garden.From the inn Jacob’s Ladder is less than 2 miles away. It leads to a viewing point of Jacob’s Ladder Beach and the entrance of Connaught Gardens. Sidmouth Golf Club is a short 5-minute car journey away and Beer Quarry Caves are also 16 minutes’ drive from the inn.


When you stay at Dukes in Sidmouth, you'll be on the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Dorset and East Devon Coast and Sidmouth Beach. This 4-star inn is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Jacobs Ladder Beach and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from South West Coast Path Section 45 Trailhead.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Dorset and East Devon Coast - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Sidmouth Beach - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
South West Coast Path Section 45 Trailhead - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Jacobs Ladder Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Sidmouth Museum - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Norman Lockyer Observatory - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Salcombe Hill Walk - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
East Devon - 3.2 km / 2 mi
The Donkey Sanctuary - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Ladram Bay Beach - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Bicton Park Botanical Gardens - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
East Devon Golf Club - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Cadhay - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
Branscombe Beach - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
Escot Park - 14.1 km / 8.8 mi

The nearest major airport is Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi


At Dukes, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9 AM.


Make yourself at home in one of the 13 guestrooms. Complimentary wired Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and laundry facilities. Limited parking is available onsite.


The property is closed between July 30 and August 5.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Restaurant

  • Dry cleaning service


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Front desk services
  • Dry cleaning service
Food & drink
  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Does Dukes offer free breakfast?

    No, Dukes does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Dukes have non-smoking rooms

    No, Dukes doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Dukes provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Dukes have a swimming pool?

    No, Dukes does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Dukes have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Dukes does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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