Car Free Holidays in Devon

Train at Dawlish Warren
16th Jan 2018

Welcome Family Holiday Park in Dawlish Warren is the perfect place to visit if you are travelling by train. The train station is a short level walk away from this 4 Star, independent Holiday Park in Devon, making it the perfect location for a car free holiday!

The train station is also situated right next to Dawlish Warren Blue flag beach.  This beach is one of the best beaches in Devon and is just a stone’s throw away from Welcome Family holiday park.

Enjoy a Day Trip to Paignton

If you have children and are looking to venture further afield then a day trip by train from Dawlish Warren to Paignton is worthwhile. The new Geo Park is a short level walk from Paignton train station and is a fun play area which includes wet play and is free to visit. In Paignton there is also a multiplex cinema, a lovely beach and pier, lots of places to eat and shop and of course Paignton Zoo.

Travel by Train to Historic Exeter

The historic city of Exeter is definitely worth a visit and is easily accessible by train from Dawlish Warren.  A train to Exeter Central will take you close to the Cathedral and Quay and Princesshay, one of the best shopping centres in Devon.

Hop on the Bus to Babbacombe, Torquay or Teignmouth

Visitors can also take the bus and go on a bus trip directly from Dawlish Warren to Babbacombe and St Marychurch, where you will find the world famous Model Village, Babbacombe Cliff Railway and Bygones. Along this route you could also spend a day in Torquay, with it’s lovely Marina, Living Coasts Zoo and Aquarium.  The number 22 bus will also take you to Teignmouth, where the Den play area will give kids hours of fun, or you could Cruise to Torquay or Dartmouth with the Teignmouth Circular.

Take the Train from Dawlish Warren to Exmouth

Hop on the train to the oldest seaside town in Devon, Exmouth, home to two miles of glorious sandy beach.  Both the beach and Exmouth’s pedestrianised town centre are an easy, short walk from the station.

So why not leave the car at home next time you visit Welcome Family, the perfect place for a car free holiday in Devon.