A seaside resort with a sandy beach. Dawlish has been popular since the 18th century and is part Victorian and part Georgian. The railway runs along the coast through Dawlish with good views out to sea.
TI The Lawn. Tel. 01626 215665.
The National Trust has many holiday cottages in Devon: National Trust Holidays
This museum on three floors covers the history of Dawlish from the Victorian era to the present day.
Open May-Sep, WThF 1030-1700, SSu 1400-1700.