What to do?
Life in Brixham primarily revolves around the sea, so for all you water lovers there are plenty of opportunities to get your feet wet. Boat trips to Torquay & Dartmouth, fishing, sailing, scuba diving, canoeing, swimming and sunbathing are all right on your doorstep. Here are some of our favourites.
Shoalstone Open Air Sea Pool
Natural Outdoor Sea Water Pool open throughout the summer months.
Situated in the Inner Harbour this full sized replica of one of the most iconic ships from the age of exploration being a feature of this picturesque harbour since 1964 and has a long history of screen appearances in Film, Television drama, Documentary and even children's programs
Telephone - 01803 856223
Sailing on the Vigilance
Vigilance is a restored 78 foot heritage sailing ketch based in Brixham, Devon, England. She is ideal for corporate or private charter, either locally in Devon or to France, the Channel Islands or the West Country. Alternatively, why not enjoy the experience of sailing a classic yacht on one of our local morning, afternoon or evening trips around this lovely part of Devon.
Telephone - 07764 845353
Brixham Fish Market Tours
You will be guided around by Rick Smith, head of Brixham Trawler Agents, who has decades of experience in the fish trade. After the tour we then head to the nearby Fishermen's Mission for a delicious full English.
Telephone - 07973 297620
Splash Down Water Park
Splashdown Waterpark@Quaywest, is a great day out for family and friends. There is something for everyone to enjoy - from big kids to little ones - with some of the UK's most exciting flume rides and some of the English Riviera's most spectacular views, right next to Goodrington Beach it's a winning combination!
Telephone - 01803 555550
Kents Cavern is one of the most important Stone Age cave sites in Europe, making it Britain's premier prehistoric cave.
Telephone - 01803 215136
Babbacombe Model Village
Thousands of miniature buildings, people and vehicles, along with animated scenes and touches of English humour, capture the essence of England's past, present and future. All set in 4 acres of beautiful award-winning gardens. Don't miss one Devon's most popular days out!
Telephone - 01803 315315
Woodlands Park Family Theme Park
Woodlands Family Theme Park Devon provides a whole day of variety for all ages. Incredible indoor centres, outdoor adventures, Zoo, Big Fun Farm, Falconry Centre and Wildlife Sanctuary.
Telephone - 01803 712598
Western Lady Ferries
"Western Lady" have been operating a fine ferry service between Brixham & Torquay for over 65 years.
The 35 minute ferry ride across the Bay to Brixham and returning to Torquay is a stress-free delightful way to view Torbay from the sea, especially when the sun is shining!
Now under the proud umbrella of Dartmouth Steam Railway & River Boat Company you can be assured of receiving the best service at the best price for your ferry across The Bay.
Telephone - 01803 293797