holiday and travel guide to the UK

Teignmouth is at the mouth of the River Teign which goes inland to Newton Abbot.

A port as well as a family seaside holiday resort, Teignmouth is a major exporter of china clay.

With a popular beach of fine sand and shingle the town is a few miles from Shaldon, just across the river over the bridge, and is a fine yachting centre, popular in summer for sailing on the river.

Devon holiday cottages

Tourist Attractions in and near Teignmouth to Visit



Babbacombe Model Village 4.7 miles Ideal for everyone, in a nice garden setting.

Tuckers Maltings 4.8 miles A working malthouse.

Kents Cavern 5.6 miles One of the oldest, and popular, tourist attractions in Torquay.

Stuart Line Cruises 5.6 miles Take a boat trip.

Exmouth Model Railway 5.7 miles See the 00 scale trains run.



Plant World 3.9 miles Gardens from around the world.

Historic Houses

Historic Houses

Ugbrooke Park 5.2 miles An impressive house, rebuilt on the site of a medieval house, on an estate.

Bradley Manor 6.0 miles A small medieval manor house set in woodland.



Teignmouth Museum Step back in time and discover the local history.


Out & About

Dawlish Warren 4.5 miles Popular beach and wildlife area.


Theatres, Cinemas and Venues

The Carlton Theatre Enjoy one of the performances.


Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Shaldon Wildlife Trust Visit the small zoo.

Days Out around Teignmouth.

Visit the coastal towns and resorts of Dawlish and Exmouth, as well as Torbay.

Towns Near Teignmouth To Visit - straight line distance:

Shaldon (0.77 miles) Dawlish (2.51 miles) Newton Abbot (4.98 miles) Starcross (5.75 miles)
How to get to Teignmouth
Teignmouth, A381 turnoff from the A380 Exeter to Newton Abbot road, or take the A379 Dawlish road from Exeter along the River Exe and take the coast road B3199 at Dawlish..

Teignmouth Tourist Information Centre

  • The Den
    TQ14 8BE
    Tel: 01626 215666
Cliffden Hotel
Dawlish Road Teignmouth TQ14 8TE

More Details
The Bay Hotel Teignmouth
Seafront,15 Powderham Terrace Teignmouth TQ14 8BL

More Details
Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfasts, Inns and other Hotels
St Johns Manor
St Johns House, Church Road, Bishopsteignton Teignmouth TQ14 9QH

More Details
The Minadab Cottage
60 Teignmouth Road Teignmouth TQ14 8UT

More Details
Thornhill Hotel
Seafront Mere Lane Teignmouth TQ14 8TA

More Details
Holiday Cottages
Fairweather Apartment
Teignmouth TQ14 8DE
Sleeps 6
More Details
Dunholme House
Teignmouth TQ14 8JP
Sleeps 9
More Details
Teignmouth Weather
Friday 22nd May
Day :Light rain shower19°C Light rain shower
Night :Cloudy skies10°C Cloudy skies
Saturday 23rd May
Day :Sunny skies21°C Sunny skies
Night :Partly cloudy skies10°C Partly cloudy skies
Where to Stay in Teignmouth
Area Telephone Code
Get Our Newsletter
Offers, short break ideas, event news, and ideas on attractions to visit, all in our newsletter emailed direct to you.