Destination guide

Friendly Charmouth will entice you

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Charmouth. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Lyme Regis Beach and Chesil Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Charmouth a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 70°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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Charmouth

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

Where to stay around Charmouth?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 697 vacation rentals near Charmouth. From 250 Houses to 310 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Charmouth for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Charmouth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Charmouth. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre: 1,292 vacation rentals
  • West Bay Beach: 1,623 vacation rentals
  • Lyme Regis Beach: 1,266 vacation rentals
  • Tintinhull House Garden: 1,386 vacation rentals
  • Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club: 1,615 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Charmouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 250 Houses in Charmouth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Charmouth include:

  • Cottages: 310 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 310 rentals available
  • Cabins: 310 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Charmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 36 vacation rentals with pool available in Charmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.