Holidays in Brixham

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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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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Paignton views – The Town Centre

The steam train departs for Dartmouth from the middle of the town, adjacent to the station for connections to Torquay, Exeter, London and the Midlands. You can also see Torbay Road which leads down to the seafront with the multiplex cinema in the distance. In the other direction, the pedestrianised town centre where there is […]

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Paignton Views – The Pier

The Pier is the central focal point for Paignton where you will find amusements and rides for younger children, stalls selling seafood and ice cream and a cafe. The Green is host to a number of events throughout the year, from the BMAD bike festival to Torbay Children’s Week and smaller events in-between. There is […]

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Paignton views – The Harbour

Home > Devon > Paignton > Paignton views – The Harbour Paignton has a small harbour with a couple of gift shops, a restaurant and cafe. Harbour Sports can be found here too, who sell everything you need to get out on the water. On the southern wall you can see and access the hidden […]

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Paignton views – Goodrington

Roundham Head separates Paignton town centre and harbour from Goodrington Beach and Park. It has been landscaped with attractive gardens which are lit at night and offer panoramic views across The English Riviera to Torquay and Brixham. There is a pitch and putt golf course on the Head.

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