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Pastel-coloured houses, bobbing boats and pirates

Visit Brixham

Although it remains one of the busiest fishing ports in the UK and a working town, it’s not all about fishing in Brixham. A thriving arts scene, excellent seafood and unique attractions are all waiting for you in the charming South Devon harbour town. Its combination of tradition and modernity attracts a wide range of visitor, from families to couples, to groups of friends. Why not find out this year for yourself?

Brixham Cottages

Looking to immerse yourself in the English Riviera? A Brixham holiday cottage is for you. Here you can enjoy your independence, but know that there’s a cosy home waiting for you after a day exploring.

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English Riviera Hotels

Our selection of hotels in the beautiful English Riviera includes some top-class accommodation in both Torquay and Brixham. Take a look for yourself, and get the ball rolling on your Devon holiday.

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Get to know the English Riviera

The seaside towns of Torquay, Brixham and Paignton all have a wide range of attractions, from palm-lined boulevards, sophisticated shopping streets, seaside restaurants and plenty of adrenalin-fuelled activities. Here, we explain all you need to know about the stunning South Devon spot – and showcase a few accommodation providers we think will make the perfect additions to your holiday.

All you need to know about Devon

Devon is renowned for an assortment of things such as its spectacular coastline, beautiful beaches and of course the Devonshire cream tea, all making it a popular holiday destination. It is also the only county in England that has two National Parks and the only county in the UK to have a non-continuous coastline on both the north and south. Our guide reveals all the vital information about our lovely county.

A thriving ancient port

Part of the stunning English Riviera, Brixham boasts traditional character in abundance. The ancient fishing port - the largest in the South West - continues to thrive, and visitors can savour fresh catches at the Brixham Fish Market or in one of the many local pubs or restaurants.

For those who fancy a day at the beach, several sandy beaches are close-by, while there are many coastal paths to explore, including the cliff top nature reserve Berry Head which is popular with bird-watchers.

There are plenty of things to do in and around Brixham, including the Golden Hind Museum Ship, a replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship from the Spanish Armada, while the Brixham Pirate Festival is a hoot, held every May. For the shoppers, ice cream parlours and cute artisan shops sit on the harbour-front.

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