Beautiful south Devon

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Explore South Devon

There's definitely lots to do

Whatever you and your family love to do while on holiday, you’ll find it in South Devon. From relaxing romantic breaks to exciting water sports, fantastic and fun family attractions, vibrant communities with great shopping and food, beautiful beaches with golden sands and stunning coastline walks, there’s something for everyone in the area.


3 miles away

Dartmouth is one of the most beautiful and stunning estuaries/ports in the world. Still a bustling hive of boats and ships both naval and private.  From fine dining Michelin star restaurants to the local pub or traditional fish and chips, there’s something to eat for every taste.

Dartnouth is a 3 mile walk

Blackpool Sands

0.8 miles (5 minute walk)

Blackpool Sands, is set in a sheltered bay surrounded by trees and is one of South Devon’s most beautiful treasures. An award-winning privately managed ‘Blue Flag’ family beach with turquoise blue sea.

Enjoy some history and heritage

Dartmouth Castle

2.5 miles / 10 minutes

For more than 600 years, Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the Dart Estuary and the busy, vibrant port of Dartmouth. It offers stunning views of the estuary and out to sea.

A great day out for all the family

Steam Railway

3.5 miles / 10 minutes

The railway follows a spectacular route by the sea and then the Dart Estuary, and with lots of different river cruises to choose from you can see most the beautiful sights that South Devon has to offer.  

Something for the thrill seekers


6 miles / 10 minutes

Woodlands Family Fun Park in South Devon provides a whole day of fun for all ages. It’s got incredible indoor play centres, outdoor adventures, a Zoo-Farm, and falconry; proper all weather fun for the whole family.

Water is great in all weather


21 miles / 45 minutes

Splashdown Waterpark is a great fun day out for all family or a group of friends. There is something for everyone to enjoy, from big kids to little ones. From the top of their towers you get a spectacular view for miles around.

Visit one of our leading zoos

Paignton Zoo

20 miles / 45 minutes

With more animals than anyone else in the South West, this zoo also uniquely has six habitats that mimic the animals’ natural environment. You’re in for a really wild time and a great day out for the kids and all the family.

The largest farm attraction in Devon

Pennywell Farm

19 miles / 45 minutes

Pennywell Farm is the largest farm tourist attraction in the south west of England. Treat your family to a day of hands on animal action at Pennywell Farm. Shows and displays every day, all included in the price.

Hop over to Brixham for the day

English Riviera

Various - Great Day Trips

The big draw for the English Riviera is its outstanding beaches, but you won’t just find sea and sand here – the region has a reputation for excellent cuisine and a range of attractions, festivals & events, art, sailing, water sports, and coastal walking.