Holidays in Brixham

Churston Cove, Brixham

Churston Cove is another one of South Devon’s picturesque beaches, set in a sheltered cove, away from the main tourist beaches. As one of The English Riviera’s ‘secret’ beaches, it offers plenty of photo opportunities and a less crowded beach, even on sunny days in the summer. Churston Cove shares the sheltered bay with Fishcombe […]

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Man Sands, Near Brixham

Here’s one for the really fit beach lover! Man Sands is a few miles around the coastline from Brixham, halfway to the River Dart estuary. It’s position is, like other beaches in the area, picturesque and flanked with green hills which tower above the beach on both sides. We’ll come to access in a minute, […]

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St Marys Bay, Brixham

St Mary’s Bay is another of South Devon’s harder to reach beaches offering picturesque surroundings for more able bodied beach lovers.  Located a mile or so from Brixham centre, the beach is flanked by steep cliffs which provide the scenic outlook and also mean the bay is sheltered.  This makes it popular with leisure craft […]

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Breakwater Beach, Brixham

Brixham’s main beach. Parking on the beach and a multi-storey car park nearby. Home to the Breakwater Bistro and take away. The Breakwater Beach is a pebble and stone beach popular with locals and visitors alike.  As the main beach in Brixham it is popular though can be surprisingly quiet outside the main school holiday […]

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Elberry Cove between Brixham and Paignton

A quiet beach with no facilities. Picturesque surroundings. A 10 minute walk from the nearest car park. Elberry Cove lies between Brixham and Paignton surrounded by woodland and rolling fields. Due to it’s relative inaccessibility and lack of amenities, it is quieter than other beaches on the English Riviera which is no bad thing when […]

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Brixham beaches – Fishcombe Cove

A quiet beach in a picturesque setting. Accessed down a steep path. A seasonal cafe. Fishcombe Cove is a small quiet, beach on the outskirts of Brixham flanked by the red cliffs of this undulating part of the coastline. This creates a pretty vista looking out over the bay to Torquay. It is around a […]

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