24 hours in Teignmouth: A town guide

RSPB Labrador Bay

RSPB Labrador Bay - Credit: Archant

Every month Emily Diamond heads to one of Devon’s many beautiful locations to see how you can best spend a day out. This month she headed to Teignmouth

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Daytime

RSPB Labrador Bay

With unrivalled views across Lyme Bay, the coastal reserve of Labrador Bay is a secure home for the cirl bunting, as well as other key species including peregrines, buzzards and yellowhammers.

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Teign Heritage Centre

Discover a myriad of fascinating tales of the history of Teignmouth and Shaldon, including relics from a mysterious shipwreak, stories of naval heroes and special exhibitions.

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Teignmouth to Dawlish Railway Walk

Enjoy a moderate walk along the South West Coast Path, past the South Devon Railway Sea Wall and take in the spectacular vistas and rock formations.

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Night time

The Minadab Cottage

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This charming character cottage offers luxurious and cosy accommodation (pet-friendly) with bed and breakfast; a base from which to explore the delights of the picturesque town of Teignmouth.

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Seaway Guest House Teignmouth

Just a stones throw from the beach and promenade is the friendly and relaxed guest house, The Seaway, which boasts comfortable accommodation, free wifi and a delicious full English

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Riviera Apartments

With five stunning luxury self-catering apartments, Riviera Apartments provides ultimate comfort along the beachfront in the heart of Teignmouth; ideal for family holidays, romantic breaks and weddings parties.

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Eating

The Owl and the Pussycat

With fantastic reviews, this eatery is a must; choose from River Teign Mussels and fresh fish, South Devon beef or exquisite vegetarian options made with the finest seasonal produce.

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Crabshack on the Beach

Serving up scrumptious seafood dishes, from fruits de mer to lobster, all freshly, locally and sustainably caught. Relax and enjoy with a cool glass of Chablis.

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The Old Java Coffee House

Refuel with a cup of java and choose from ten blends of coffee or a selection of teas and enjoy freshly made sandwiches, cakes and bakes. The perfect pitstop for lunch.

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Shopping

The Laura Wall Gallery

Find stunning original pieces, including fine art, limited edition prints and homeware, featuring illustrations by Laura Wall, a multi-award-winning illustrator and author of the children's book series Goose.

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Teignmouth Jewellers

Shop from a stunning selection of silver and gold jewellery, platinum rings, gemstone and diamond pieces, timepieces and second-hand jewellery. The team also offers repairs and alterations.

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Chicy Rachael

Offering a lovely collection of curated interior decor pieces and gifts, from soft furnishings, art works, photo frames, jewellery, wall hangings and baby gifts, Chicy Rachael has a little something for everyone.

Send your suggestions of places we should mention to emily.diamond@archant.co.uk

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