Find the best place to stay — Teignmouth

Where to stay around Teignmouth?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,117 holiday lettings near Teignmouth. From 423 cottages to 295 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Teignmouth is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Teignmouth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Teignmouth. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Teignmouth Station: 1,895 holiday lettings
  • Devon Cliffs: 1,698 holiday lettings
  • Babbacombe Beach: 1,926 holiday lettings
  • Blackpool Sands: 1,861 holiday lettings
  • Goodrington Sands Beach: 2,074 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Teignmouth listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Teignmouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 423 cottages in Teignmouth. Our other popular types of Teignmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 295 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 284 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 26 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Teignmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 84 holiday homes with pool available in Teignmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental or a holiday cottage in Teignmouth your home away from home

    Teignmouth is a wonderful little historic port in South Devon. The working port is a wonderful place to sit, watching the boats coming in and out whilst you sip a tea or a local beer and let the day drift by.

    Places to holiday in Teignmouth, Devon

    A history in salt production and the fishing industry gave way to tourism in the mid 1800’s when the railway made its path through Teignmouth. This centuries old tourism industry makes the community welcome to anyone who ventures to its coastal shores. This beautiful community of beaches surrounded by red sandstone cliffs is one of Devon’s most popular holiday getaways.

    A sand and shingle beach provide a great spot for simply watching the oceans water lap against the shore or to explore the Jurassic Coastline or Portland Bill on a sunny day. There are plenty of restaurants and shops around the area, as well as miniature golf and a children’s playground making it a great location to relax for the day with your family. Other outdoor adventures include trips to neighboring communities for a day of salmon fishing. Any adventure is found in close proximity to any guest house or Teignmouth self catering cottage.

    Those seeking activities on dry land have several choices. Restaurants serving both ethnic and regional cuisine are many, as well as pubs which have anything from a family friendly atmosphere with adjoining playgrounds to pubs with lively bands playing inside.

    Things to do in Teignmouth, Devon

    Teignmouth Orangery is a pleasant area on the grounds of Bilton house which was constructed in the early 1840’s. Its grounds are lush with plant life and beautiful for simply strolling around its premises. Peruse areas from the same period on Teignmouth’s Pier. A visit to its historical railway station is another great way to understand the impact of the railroad on the community with many locomotives housed in the original buildings. The railway had a significant impact in the area and its increase in tourism in the mid 1800’s.

    As the only historical pier in the area, the present day pier is a fun location for families with many children’s rides, a go kart track and plenty of quaint shops to get lost in. Castle Drogo allows those who cross its moat to understand a more recent history. The work of architect Edwin Lutyens has the appearance of a centuries old structure however was constructed in the early 1900’s. This is known as the last castle constructed in England. Also impressive are the gardens which are full of various types of flowers and plants.

    Simply taking in the day to day activities along the coastal areas of Teignmouth’s older part of town is an educational way to observe the day-to-day life of Teignmouth while watching fishing boats coming to shore unloading a catch or taking in multi colored huts on its coastal areas.

    Weather in Teignmouth, Devon

    The weather in the West Country typically includes warm wet summers and cool wet winters. Though the area does receive wet weather it typically has more sunny days the you would expect given its southerly location. If you are visiting a self catering Teignmouth cottage in the winter, a good jacket is recommended, but it really is a fantastic time to explore the surrounding countryside.

    Flights to Teignmouth

    Exeter Airport (EXT) is the closest airport to self catering Teignmouth accommodation, and is connected to the airport by bus and train. Air Southwest provide a great range of services from across the UK.

    Activities and attractions in and around Teignmouth

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Teignmouth a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • S W Coast Path (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Torquay Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Living Coasts (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Paignton Zoo (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
    • Northbrook Approach Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)

    Seasonal weather in Teignmouth

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Teignmouth

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Teignmouth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Grand Pier (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Dawlish Lawn (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Dawlish Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Babbacombe Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Dawlish Warren Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)