Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Exmouth

The ocean views and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Exmouth. Well known for its golfing, water skiing and sailing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Exmouth

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Exmouth a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crealy Great Adventure Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Northbrook Approach Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • The Donkey Sanctuary (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • S W Coast Path (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Torquay Golf Club (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Exmouth

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 66°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Exmouth

Exmouth is famous for its beautiful ocean views, pristine beaches and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Exmouth. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Exmouth Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Dawlish Warren Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Devon Cliffs Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Bicton Park Botanical Gardens (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Dawlish Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Dawlish Lawn (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Exmouth

The nearest airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Exmouth Station or Lympstone Village Station to see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Exmouth?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 665 vacation rentals near Exmouth. From 218 Cottages to 272 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Exmouth for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Exmouth Station: 2,281 vacation rentals
  • Devon Cliffs Beach: 2,239 vacation rentals
  • Exmouth Beach: 2,268 vacation rentals
  • Phear Park: 2,258 vacation rentals
  • Exe Trail: 2,265 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Exmouth 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 Cottages in Exmouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 218 Cottages in Exmouth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Exmouth include:

  • Houses: 272 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 218 rentals available
  • Cabins: 218 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Exmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 74 vacation rentals with pool available in Exmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.