Teignmouth Town Beach

Teignmouth, Devon

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Teignmouth Main Beach
  • Teignmouth Main Beach
  • Teignmouth Pier: lefthand side
  • Teignmouth Sea Front
  • Teignmouth Pier: right hand side
  • 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.

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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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4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Hazel R
      Wakefield, United Kingdom
      Nice stroll
      3 of 5 stars
      26th Oct 2020
      It was very busy but managed to park just for one hour. Wasn't very good weather and I would have liked to stay there longer. Enjoyed a stroll on the sea front. Read full review
    • lorrainel908
      Somerset, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Very pleasant seaside
      5 of 5 stars
      19th June 2021
      Spent a very pleasant couple of hours walking the front and beaches, lots of people enjoying themselves, a great place to go on a sunny day Read full review
    • Wombling_Free_7548
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Good for a stroll
      4 of 5 stars
      20th July 2021
      Nice to stroll along the front, with attractions including the pier, mini golf and a skate park. Pretty low key but pleasant. Read full review

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