British Beaches

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Exmouth Beach

Exmouth, Devon

This spacious resort boasts fine gardens and parks, some dating from the town's Victorian heyday. A sea wall and Queens Drive back Exmouth's long sandy beach. There's a wide promenade lined with shops restaurants and pubs.

Beach Type



Toilets available
Including facilities for disabled people
Kiosks and pubs on the front and in the town
A slipway provides access for boats


Jet skiing
Surfboard/canoe hire
Sailing and boat trips
Zoning in place for jet skis

Nature and Wildlife

Exmouth is a gateway for walking the Dorset and East Devon World Heritage Coast site. along the South West Coast Path to Sandy Bay/Budleigh.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

Cleaned both mechanically and manually on a daily basis in the summer. monthly in the winter.


Dog bins are provided and dogs are welcome all year on parts of the beach and on the main beach from October to the end of April.

Tourist Information

Exmouth Tourist Information Centre Manor Gardens Alexandra Terrace Exmouth Tel: 01395 830550


Nearest town: Exmouth
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6103, -3.39962
Postcode: EX8 2DB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Exmouth, Devon at Explore Britain.


A376 from Exeter 7 miles off Junction 30. M5. Follow signs to the seafront once in the town.

Public Transport

Exmouth Train and Bus Stations provide regular services at Exeter Road to Exeter and buses serve surrounding areas.

Nearest Railway Stations

Exmouth (About a mile away)
Dawlish Warren (Approx. 2 miles away)
Starcross (Approx. 3 miles away)
Lympstone Village (Approx. 3 miles away)
Dawlish (Approx. 3 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Pay parking for over 1.000 vehicles.

Nearby Car Parks

Foxholes Hill, Exmouth (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Queens Echelon, Exmouth (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Maer Road, Exmouth (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Queens Drive, Exmouth (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Town Hall, Exmouth (Short stay).
About 0.9 miles away
London Hotel, Exmouth (Short stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Phear Park, Exmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Imperial Road, Exmouth (Short stay).
About 1 miles away
Exmouth Station, Exmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Imperial Road Annexe, Exmouth (Short stay).
About 1.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Exmouth