Holidays in Brixham

Paignton Zoo

Every year over ½ million people visit Paignton Zoo making one of the most popular attractions in the South West. As a registered charity, the Zoo works to preserve endangered species and plants from around the world, while offering visitors an educational and exciting experience. Spread over 80 acres there are around 2000 animals to […]

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Pennywell Farm

Pennywell Farm is an attraction aimed at families with younger children which offers rides and lots of interactivity with the animals. The Farm is located close to Buckfastleigh on the A38 dual carriageway which runs through South Devon.  This means it is around 20 miles and no more than an 30 minutes drive, from Exeter […]

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Torbay Carnival

Previously known as children’s week, Torbay Carnival is a week-long series of events held around the Green in Paignton.  It is timed to coincide with the first week of the school summer holidays, so takes place around the last week in July. There are numerous events taking place throughout the 9 days, including: Fireworks A […]

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Dawlish Warren

Dawlish Warren marks the point where the coastline of South Devon becomes East Devon.  On the mouth of the River Exe, with Exmouth on the opposite side, there are some great views along the coast. So what is there and who will Dawlish Warren appeal to?  The main trait of the area is the high […]

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Family Attractions in Teignmouth

In Teignmouth the centre around the seafront, known as the Den, is the location for a new children’s play park, mini-golf course and grassed area. There are cafes, restaurants and takeaways to suit every budget and preference too. The pier is home to beach shops and amusements with rides for smaller children. The beach itself […]

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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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