Check out our Interesting Facts about Exmouth. We love Exmouth and as popular Exmouth builders we offer a range of services across the town. If you’re looking for a family holiday, near the 2 miles of gorgeous sandy beach, or looking to take part in all the “AWESOME” water sports such as Kite Surfing, Kayaking, Windsurfing or just looking to relax enjoying the stunning scenery of the majestic World Heritage Jurassic Coast, Exmouth is the place you should visit.

We have put together some interesting facts about this popular destination in the South West.

exmouth facts

1. Exmouth’s RNLI history

Did you know that Exmouth’s first ever lifeboat was in 1804? Wow that’s one old boat!

2.The Jurassic Coast gateway

Situated at the mouth of the beautiful Exe estuary and at the very beginning of the Jurassic Coast, Exmouth is one of the most picturesque holiday resorts on the south coast.

3. Cliff top paths

The wonderful Clifftop path leads towards the neighbouring town of Budleigh Salterton with a beautiful beach.

4. Lympstone Commando

Lympstone Commando training centre nearby and was established in 1940

5. Exmouth’s Famous Ferry

A ferry also runs from Exmouth across the Exe, from here you can get a wonderful view of the South West Coastline.

6. The Beautiful red rock of Exmouth

An excellent way to view the vibrant red and burnt orange of the ancient Triassic rock of the Exmouth coastline is by taking a Jurassic Coast trip with Stuart Line Cruises.

Comment below if you’ve been to Exmouth recently and let us know how much of a great time you had!