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Teignmouth - Holcombe Beach

Teignmouth, Devon

A small cove situated at the base of the cliffs between Teignmouth and Dawlish. A small isolated beach used primarily by local residents.

Beach Type



Toilets are available to beach users


Swimming and fishing

Nature and Wildlife

Coastal paths

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned every other day in Summer and twice weekly in Winter by the local authority. but litter bins are not provided. Dogs are allowed on the beach all year round but dog litter bins are not provided.

Tourist Information

Teignmouth Tourist Information Centre The Den Teignmouth TQ14 8BE Tel: 01626 215666


Nearest town: Teignmouth
County: Devon
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5613, -3.47343
Postcode: EX7 0JL
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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A379 Teignmouth to Dawlish (Holcombe). Access is via a lane on steep hill.

Public Transport

The nearest train stations are in Teignmouth and Dawlish. There are bus routes from Exeter. Torquay and Newton Abbot.

Nearest Railway Stations

Teignmouth (About a mile away)
Dawlish (About a mile and a half away)
Dawlish Warren (Approx. 3 miles away)
Starcross (Approx. 5 miles away)
Exmouth (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There are approximately 4 free car parking spaces available for beach users

Nearby Car Parks

Coronation Avenue, Dawlish (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Eastcliffe, Teignmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Hazeldown, Teignmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Teignmouth Station, Teignmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Barton Hill, Dawlish (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Lower Brook Street, Teignmouth (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Strand, Dawlish (Short stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Brook Street (CRS), Teignmouth (Short stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Dawlish Station, Dawlish (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Teign Street, Teignmouth (Short stay).
About 1.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Teignmouth