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Top 10 Beach Hotels in Exeter

St Andrews Hotel
3 out of 5
28 Alphington Road, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (287 reviews)

"The hotel is ideally located within walking distance to the city centre. There is free parking which is always a bonus. The staff were extremely helpful, professional and friendly. The hotel was very clean as was our room which was comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. No complaints from us. ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

St Andrews Hotel
Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club
4 out of 5
Woodbury Castle, Exeter, England
The price is £71 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (415 reviews)

"Great room, size, clean. Very plesent receptionist. Hotel bar and restaurant shut, redirected to golf club bar, restaurant, which was worse than a gressey cafe. (Tea and breakfast). Great staff, let by the so called chief(s)."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club
Exeter Court Hotel
3 out of 5
Off A38, Kennford, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £55 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (786 reviews)

"Shower was brilliant once we managed to get someone to turn it on. Breakfast was okay beans egg and tomatoes very good, bacon & mushrooms rubbery, toast good and as much as you want. Covid: cereal milk jug used by all, toasting tongs needs clear labeling USED/ UNUSED other wise one pair was used ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Exeter Court Hotel

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Bendene Townhouse
3 out of 5
15-16 Richmond Road, Exeter, England
The price is £64 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4/5Very Good! (95 reviews)

"Greeted by a warm and helpful welcome. Room and ensuite was spotless and breakfast was delicious with a decent variety of options. Great value for money for a b&b in the centre of a city, will visit again!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug 2020

Bendene Townhouse
Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Queen Street, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £61 per night from 15 Oct to 16 Oct
3.8/5Good! (450 reviews)

"The only negative was there was a hair on my toilet and when I hit the pillows ALOT of dust flew up. Wasnt so clean But overall, a decent quiet room and modern bathroom, excellent location, with a pie shop and Five Guys burger shop 10 seconds walk across the road The hotel offered a take away breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel
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Beach Hotels in Exeter

Known for its cathedral and theatre, Exeter offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday. There are 6 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this historic destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.

As you search for a place to stay by the beach in Exeter, you might be interested in these top-rated hotels with positive customer reviews.

Exeter Court Hotel - 3-star hotel. It features a restaurant, free WiFi and free parking. Guests love the beach location and proximity to shopping.

Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club - 4-star spa hotel. Our travellers recommend its beach location and breakfast. This hotel boasts an indoor pool, 2 restaurants and a sauna.

Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel - 3.5-star hotel. It offers a restaurant, free WiFi and a bar. Guest reviews highlight the central location and proximity to shopping.

Bendene Townhouse - 3-star guesthouse near the beach. It features an outdoor pool and a bar. Guests love the walkable location and breakfast.

St Andrews Hotel - B&B - 3-star bed & breakfast. Our travellers recommend its beach location and proximity to shopping. This bed & breakfast boasts free WiFi, free parking and flat-screen TVs.

Planning Your Trip to Exeter

Curious about the best time to visit? These temperature and rainfall averages will give you an idea of the local weather.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, March, January and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Driest months: July, June, May and September, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, February, January and November, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Exeter

After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Exeter has to offer. Beach lovers can head straight to Dawlish Warren Beach or Exmouth Beach for some quality time by the water. Experience the area's cathedral and theatre, and make time for local attractions like Spacex and Exeter Cathedral. For more things to see and do, consider visiting St Martin's Church or Guildhall Shopping Centre. Visitors also enjoy Exeter for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Monuments
  • Bars
  • Shopping
  • University life
  • Historical sites

Getting around Exeter

If you're looking to fly to Exeter, the closest major airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre. If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from Exeter Central Station, Exeter St Thomas Station or Exeter St David's Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Exeter like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its cathedral and theatre, Exeter offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Exeter?
Bendene Townhouse is a top 3-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features a bar and laundry facilities. Other good options to stay near the beach include Exeter Court Hotel and Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Dawlish Warren Beach or Exmouth Beach.
How many beach hotels will I be able to find in Exeter?
Expedia has 5 beach hotels in Exeter that are great for your beachside getaway.
When's the best time for a beach holiday in Exeter?
You can plan your beach trip with this snapshot of the seasons in Exeter: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for Exeter is 743 inches.
What is there to see and do around Exeter?
After checking into your accommodation of choice, you’ll probably want to venture out and explore. If you’re eager to check out the beaches, head to Dawlish Warren Beach or Exmouth Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area’s cathedral and theatre, and make time for local attractions such as Dartmoor National Park and Exeter Cathedral. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Powderham Castle or Guildhall Shopping Centre.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Exeter?
This travel information can help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Exeter with ease. To get to Exeter, you can fly into Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre. If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop on a train from Exeter Central Station, Exeter St Thomas Station or Exeter St David’s Station.

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