Holidays in Brixham

Views of Brixham – the Inner Harbour

The inner harbour is the hub of Brixham, where colourful cottages line the natural harbour. There are cafe’s, take-aways and gift shops as well as the lifesize replica of the Golden Hind which you can board. Brixham is one of the country’s largest fishing ports and has recently been redeveloped to include new facilities and […]

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Views of Brixham – Battery Gardens

Around a 10 minute walk from the centre of Brixham, this is a great viewpoint overlooking the outer harbour and across the bay to Torquay, along the coast to Lyme Bay and Portland on a clear day. Battery Gardens lead down to the water’s edge and to the picturesque Fishcombe and Chrurston Coves and the […]

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Dartmouth Restaurants and Food & Drink

The town of Dartmouth has built up a strong reputation for ‘foodie holidays’ with the two celebrity restaurants on the waterfront; The New Angel, previously owned by John Burton-Race and now re-opened as Angelique and Mitch Tonks’ Seahorse restaurant. Less formal dining is now also available in Mitch Tonk’s seafood restaurant, Rockfish. There is a […]

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Shops in Dartmouth

Dartmouth is popular with both holiday visitors and those visiting for the day from the region.  Even in the winter months, the weekends can be busy in the centre. Most of the shops are local or niche chains – the only high street names are a small branch of Boots, then Somerfield and Marks & […]

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Dartmouth on a budget

The picture postcard town of Dartmouth offers a couple of walks around the mouth of the River Dart which lead to stunning views and peace and quiet. On the Dartmouth side of the river, you can walk up to the mouth of the river, around a mile is distance, to Dartmouth Castle which is free […]

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Entertainment, Events and Activities in Dartmouth

The town of Dartmouth hosts a number of excellent events throughout the year which attract visitors from near and afar.  When the major events, some of which are detailed below, take place, access into Dartmouth can be tricky by car so it’s best to allow extra travel time or use the park and ride services […]

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