Ocean: Exmouth’s weather-proof family attraction

If you’re looking for fun things to do in Exmouth, Ocean has a state of the art bowling alley, soft play area, and a range of food options. It’s a great place to keep everybody happy.


Devon’s premier ten-pin bowling experience. Come on down to Ocean and try out our fantastic 12 lane ten-pin bowling alley and arcade attractions, right on Exmouth’s seafront.

We pride ourselves on providing the best family-friendly bowling experience in East Devon and if you stop by we’re sure you’ll agree!

Book your game online.

Soft Play

Ocean is home to a giant three storey soft play area full of chutes, slides and ladders, for your kids to run around and explore. The colourful play zone is great fun on any day in Exmouth, or if you’re wondering what to do while on holiday in Devon.

Great value entertainment for children up to eleven years old.

More info including opening times here.

SEGA Game Zone

Most families have computer games lovers. They’re well catered for in Ocean’s impressive Sega Game Zone. Hours of fun and diversion in this hi-tech playground for gamers both young and old.

Arcade-style games machines including sports and driving simulations, to engage your skills and excitement to a level beyond sitting at home by the TV tapping console controller buttons.

Fantastic dining experiences with stunning views

With two restaurants, there’s plenty to choose from at Ocean Exmouth.

Situated on the ground floor, Ocean Bar & Grill is an ideal place to eat. With a menu bursting with favourites, sure to entice the pickiest of eaters, Ocean Bar & Grill is the perfect choice for a hearty breakfast. Don’t forget to go back later in the day for more delicious dishes from the grill!

Although the majority of the Ocean complex is a pet-free zone, dogs are welcomed in the Ocean Bar & Grill.

Burgers — calamari — sandwiches — salads — dining at Ocean has something for every palette.


The most spectacular and versatile venue in East Devon.

With its stunning sea views and great atmosphere, Ocean is the perfect venue for weddings, celebrations and meetings. Our unique location and ample space make Ocean the best choice of venue in Exmouth.

Weddings — celebrations — meetings, and more.


Our tips

  • Ocean is a great venue for a party or celebration. Holidaymakers are welcome to hire out spaces for those extra-special occasions.
  • Ocean hosts many events enjoyed by visitors and locals alike. Ocean Jazz Nights are particularly popular. Visit Ocean: what’s on to see what events are happening.
  • Head to Ocean for a game of pool: a great way to unwind.

If you like Ocean then check out the other Leisure East Devon venues.

Exmouth PavilionExmouth Leisure Centre — Phear Park — VertEXE

What the locals say…

“Ocean is a great addition to Exmouth. It’s so spacious and there are so many things to do. My son loves the soft play area – personally, I love the coffee.”

Photography credits: Matt AustinLED LeisureMatt Round