Teignmouth Town Beach

Teignmouth, Devon

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Teignmouth Main Beach
  • Teignmouth Main Beach
  • Teignmouth Pier
  • Teignmouth Sea Front
  • Teignmouth Pier
  • Teignmouth Beach

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If you’re looking for a great spot for a family beach holiday, take a look at Teignmouth. On top of the traditional sun, sand and surf there’s loads more to see and do that’s guaranteed to keep the kids and the grown ups entertained.

Traditional Seaside Holiday

The beach itself is a long one so you don’t need to worry about the crowds, even during the summer. It stretches down from the mouth of the River Teign along the red cliffs which stretch toward Dawlish. The beach is overlooked by an impressive Victorian Pier and nearby you will find a play park, crazy golf, skate park, green, ice cream huts and parade, Teignmouth beach is one of those beaches that will take you back to your childhood. Teignmouth is also a dog-friendly beach during the winter months, so you can even bring the dog along for an out of season break.

Things to Do

If you get fed up of just kicking back and relaxing, the town has a wide range of shops from Fish and Chips to souvenirs or you could catch the passenger ferry across the water to the village of Shaldon.

If you’re feeling thirsty or the kids need re-fuelling, there’s plenty of local cafés serving drinks and light bites and there are nearby toilets so you don’t get caught short. Onsite parking means you don’t have far to carry your beach gear and there’s disabled access for those with mobility restrictions. There’s also plenty of accommodation nearby including family-run hotels and B&Bs. You’ll also find self-catering cottages in the area or you can get back to nature on one of the local campsites. Teignmouth isn’t far from other major towns such as Exeter and Newton Abbot, so in the evenings you can check out some of the local nightlife.

For more information on water quality and advice of how to have a fun, healthy relaxing time at the beach visit the Beachwise website.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access to the beach
  • Easy access from main roads/good public transport links
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Amusements
  • Beach wheelchair available for daily hire
  • Deckchairs
  • First Aid Room
  • Free summer entertainment programme - July & August
  • Lifeguards (May - September)
  • Pleasure boat cruises
  • Shower facilities

Catering

  • Beach side refreshment kiosk
  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Close to Railway Station
  • On site parking

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Rob W
      Frome, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      great beach
      5 of 5 stars
      18th Sept 2018
      I have walk this beach many time and got say always very clean and walk long it is great and can sit on sea just hear sea and time go by Read full review
    • julieeade
      Surrey, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Teignmouth beach.
      4 of 5 stars
      18th Sept 2018
      Typical old fashioned beach, we had two young children, there is plenty to do, from the playground, mini golf, and a grass area for picnics or just kicking a ball around. The amusement arcade on the... Read full review
    • pete b
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Traditional Teignmouth ......
      4 of 5 stars
      10th Sept 2018
      Delightful traditional interesting British seafront to promenade with half a pier..... The traditional style and atmosphere is totally challenged by a huge greenish plastic box of a new building that... Read full review

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