Voted in the Top 40 Holiday Destinations for 2017 by The Guardian
With a classic crescent of Georgian buildings, promenade and long sandy beach Teignmouth is a real hidden gem on the South Devon coast and is both a historic port and classic seaside holiday resort. With traditional seaside holiday attractions all around you won’t need to venture far to keep everyone entertained.
The town is developing as a real foodie hotspot, with local restaurants along the Teign Estuary making the most of the delicious range of Seafood on offer, brought to them daily by the boats. There are also wineries, breweries and local producers offering real local produce for those who love a gourmet experience.
There are two distinct sides to Teignmouth – the sea front and the harbour side. It’s this beautiful contrast and the fact that everything is within easy reach that makes the town so special. Teignmouth Beaches are beautiful, and town and harbour offer the traditional seaside resort with a new modern twist - a perfect holiday destination for all.
In 2015, Teignmouth was the filming location for The Mercy, staring Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz. Due for release in 2017, the film tells the story of local yachtsman Donald Crowhurst and his attempt to circumnavigate the globe.
With great beaches and the South Devon countryside and Dartmoor National Park just a short drive away, Teignmouth is a great location for any holiday. Everything you need to plan your holiday is below, find accommodation in Teignmouth, Whats On, Attractions, and where to eat and drink.