Places to stay in Brixham
Located at the southern end of Torbay, Brixham is a charming, hilly town built around a colourful central harbour, which boasts a rich and interesting history. Dotted with vibrant fisherman cottages and surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and wooded cliffs, Brixham remains a popular holiday resort for those looking to relax in picturesque surroundings with plenty of activities for the young and old alike.
A Fisherman’s Town
This historical and quaint town has been home to generations of fisherman and the bustling harbour still remains as the focal point of the area. Alive with trawlers, which were invented in Brixham in the 19th Century, the harbour is also occupied by a replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship the Golden Hind, which is a popular tourist attraction to visitors of Brixham.
As a thriving fishing port, Brixham is never short of fresh fish and sees over 10,000 tonnes of fish and crustaceans bought to land each year. There is no better place to sample the superb fresh catch of the day then in one of the town’s local eateries.
Things To Do
There is plenty to see and do on holiday in Brixham, both in town and around the local area for families and couples of all ages. Soak up the rich culture of the town at the historic harbour or visit the nearby statue of William of Orange, which offers another glimpse into the rich and diverse history of the town.
Experience the charm of Brixham on one of the many boat trips around the area and learn plenty about the heritage and history of the town, whilst also enjoying the spectacular surroundings.
Blessed with some stunning coastal walks, there are various routes to choose from, all of which are rewarded with stunning views of the area. Alternatively, stroll around the charming streets and alleys to discover some unusual and interesting local shops.
Eating and Drinking
Holidays in Brixham are not complete without sampling the local catch of the day. There are a host of restaurants and cafes, serving everything from traditional afternoon tea and fresh seafood to more exotic cuisines. Visit one of the many traditional pubs for an ale or glass of wine at the end of a busy day’s sightseeing. For more information on Brixham including accommodation and things to see and do, simply browse our website for further details.
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- Guest House
'Very clean,very welcoming, great breakfast and a lovely place to stay ' say our guests.All en-suite , single ,double triple & family rooms with TV, tea & coffee making facilities , hairdryer & clock radio. On site parking.
Galmpton. Close to Brixham.
Quality Bed and Breakfast in Galmpton. Close to Brixham
Double En-Suite room for two people with a king size bed, tea/coffee making facilities, television and off road parking. Ground floor Bungalow Accommodation.
St Marys Road, Brixham
South Bay Holiday Park has all the facilities you want during a Devon holiday.
Devon Holiday Cottage 'Crabbers Holiday Cottage', is a delightful Grade II listed building, full of character and is more than 200 years old
The Churston Way Lodge Guest House in Brixham is the ideal location for your stay in Torbay whether for holiday, leisure or business purposes.
Stunning views across Brixham Marina, the fishing port and Torbay. Newly refurnished, comfortable, ensuite, quality rooms.
Quiet setting and picturesque walks to Berry head or town centre.
Local Produce breakfast.
A choice of very popular holiday bungalows on the edge of Galmpton Village. Sleepfrom 2 to 4 people in a beautiful River Dart setting. A quiet but very convenient base to enjoy & explore the local area & offering excellent value for money.
A warm welcome awaits you at The Weary Ploughman Inn, a restaurant & Bar with high quality rooms. We're just over two miles from Brixham Harbour and less than two miles from Agatha Christie's Greenway.
- Guest House
Sea Tang is a non smoking establishment with 6 en suite bedrooms with magnificent views across the Marina and Torbay.
- Self Catering
With its mild climate, the English Riviera on the south coast of Devon, is the perfect place to take a holiday at any time of the year, and in particular ‘Harbour Reach’ in the charming fishing town of Brixham.....