Exmouth Beach

Visit Exmouth Beach

Exmouth Beach in South Devon, has two miles of Blue flag winning sandy beach, ideal for families swimming, building sandcastles or exploring the rock pools.

The beach is a short walk from the town centre from the mouth of the Exe in the east to Orcombe point in the west. The long sandy the beach offers all the fun of the seaside, from rockpooling, watersports and boat trips. There are family facilities behind the beach at Queens Drive Space, icecream and refreshment kiosks and public toilets along the seafront

There are fairly large public car parks close by.

Boat launching at Mamhead slipway

Dogs are allowed all year at the two ends of the beach from the third break water east and from the Octagon café west and are not allowed on the central part of the beach from May 1st to September 30th.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • A Blue Flag Beach
  • Great For Families
  • RNLI Lifeguarded

What to see and do

  • Hire A Beach Hut

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting To Exmouth Beach

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting There

Map of Exmouth Beach

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