Holidays in Brixham

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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Preston Sands, Paignton

Located in the centre of The English Riviera, with views to Torquay on one side, and views to Brixham in the other direction, Preston Sands offers a family-friendly, safe sandy beach and good facilities. The beach is in Preston which is part of Paignton just north the town centre. It is the home to Oldway […]

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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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Torre Abbey Sands

Torquay’s main beach has a great setting, flanked by cliffs and Torquay Marina on one side, with views across the bay to the other. It sits in front of Torre Abbey and Abbey Park to complete the vista. Torre Abbey was built in the late 12th Century and has recently been restored to its former […]

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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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Paignton Beach

The main beach in Paignton offers family friendly fun. A sandy beach and safe bathing. Lifeguards in summer, beach kiosks and toilets. Paignton Beach in the centre of the town is a popular destination for visitors and locals all year round. There is much to recommend the beach with regular cleaning of the sands, seasonal […]

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