Exmouth Beach

Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1NZ

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Exmouth Beach & seafront

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Exmouth Beach is well celebrated for its two miles of golden sand, rare on this coast and fascinating rock pools it's a paradise for children and adults alike.

Exmouth Beach is the ideal place to try your hand at watersports - be it Kite Surfing, Kayaking, standup paddleboarding or windsurfing. 

The gateway to the UNESCO Jurrasic Coast World Heritage site, Exmouth and its cliffs are teaming with geological finds. The coastline is also part of the South West Coast Path, and the beach and surrounding cliffs provide excellent short and long walks in the surrounding countryside. 

The promenade is two miles long and still has old favourites such as swing boats and crazy golf. The walk from the Marina to Orcombe Point is level and has wonderful views towards Dawlish and Torbay, there are plenty of cafes and 3 public Houses, plus and The Pavillion each with food along the front to stop and relax awhile.

Dog bins are provided and dogs are welcome on parts of the beach all year round but on the main beach seasonal restrictions apply, details of these can be found on the East Devon Council website.

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Opening Times

Exmouth Beach (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access to the beach
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access

Attraction Facilities

  • Beach Hut hire available from the Tourist Information Centre
  • Deckchairs
  • Pleasure boat cruises

Catering

  • Beach side refreshment kiosk
  • Cafes/Licensed Family Restaurants/Refreshments

Establishment Features

  • Open All Year
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)

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Recent Reviews:

  • johnpZ4299KQ
    Sidmouth, United Kingdom
    Long sandy
    4 of 5 stars
    30th May 2022
    Its a good sandy beach but needs care if swimming as boats pass nearby and the current can be strong ,.An ideal beach for relaxing on as convenient to shops ,food and entertainment and car parks Read full review
  • Lisachuckles
    Chorley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Not too bad
    3 of 5 stars
    24th June 2022
    Lovely view from the little cafe. Lovely scone with cream and jam, but no butter. Tea was ok not the best. All together was lovely though Read full review
  • MYDOGISFINN
    Emsworth, United Kingdom
    MILES OF GOLDEN SANDS
    5 of 5 stars
    27th June 2022
    We were very impressed with Exmouth beach which goes on for miles and is all golden sand. There is also a promenade. Many cafes and ice cream outlets. If you are lookign for a traditional English... Read full review

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