Destination guide

Friendly Charmouth will entice you

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Charmouth. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Lyme Regis Beach and Chesil Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Charmouth

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Charmouth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lyme Regis Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Castlewood Vineyard (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lyme Bay Winery (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • The Donkey Sanctuary (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Charmouth

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Charmouth

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Charmouth is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lyme Regis Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Monmouth Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Golden Cap (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • West Bay Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Mapperton Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Charmouth

The nearest airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Charmouth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 985 holiday lettings around Charmouth. From 444 cottages to 343 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Charmouth? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Charmouth. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre: 1,419 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth Beach: 1,399 holiday lettings
  • Lyme Regis Beach: 1,406 holiday lettings
  • West Bay Beach: 1,762 holiday lettings
  • The Donkey Sanctuary: 1,527 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Charmouth listed on 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 Charmouth?

Yes, of course. offers 444 Cottages in Charmouth. Our other popular types of Charmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 343 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 444 self catering accommodations
  • Caravans: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Charmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Charmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.