Beautiful Sandy Beaches
Torbay is renowned for its many safe and sandy beaches, two of the best lie within a minutes walk of the hotel. The coastal path goes off in both directions and includes Goodrington Sands, Paignton main beach, Preston Sands, Saltern Cove, Broadsands, Elberry Cove, Abbey Sands, Livermead, the list goes on…
Splashdown @ Quaywest Water Park, Goodrington
In the centre of Goodrington beach is Quaywest outdoor water chute theme park overlooking the beach itself. Again, only a short walk from the hotel.
BMAD (Bikers Make A Difference) Bike Festival
Paignton sea front, 1st Bank Holiday in May and bike nights on Wednesday of every week on Paignton sea front from 30th May until 26th September. A none profit making organisation promoting bike awareness with all proceeds going to charitable causes.
Paignton is quite rightly proud of the zoo which is an internationally known environmental park. One of the best in the country, Paignton Zoo is home to thousands of amazing animals and plants. Visit the desert, cross the savannah, explore the forest and trek through the tropics. It’s a great day out for everyone.
Torquay’s coastal zoo and conservation charity. Take a journey around the coasts of the world where amazing plants and animals live life on the edge. At Living Coasts, you’ll see birds and mammals in specially-designed naturalistic habitats. With outdoor and indoor exhibits, there’s plenty to see and do whatever the weather.
Senior or Junior, Two Seater, Fast Karts, and more. Great fun for all the family, open 7 days a week.
Quaint thatched village with lovely attractions. Take a ride on a horse drawn buggy.
Newbarn Farm Angling Centre
Whether you’re a beginner, pleasure, or specimen angler, you’ll find expert advice, rental equipment and everything you need to enjoy a rewarding day at this picturesque location in the Dart Valley.
Fishing, Sea or Coarse
We recommend the Tuonella for sea fishing. Wreck fishing charters, licensed COP. 12 person. Tackle & tuition available.
Peter Bingle, 01803 666350
Dartmoor National Park
A real “get away from it all “ experience, the timeless tors, river valleys, views accross Devon, huge range of wildlife etc – a walkers paradise. Dartmoor is both peaceful and beautiful.