work like a captain. play like a pirate
Situated in South Devon's beautiful English Riviera, Brixham is an historic and picturesque seaside fishing town famous for it's active fleet of fishing vessels bringing the fresh catch of the day to the town's many gastronomic offerings from fresh crab shacks on the quay to fine dining restaurants.
Brixham is the perfect base for exploring both countryside and coast. Dartmoor's vast open moorland, forests, rivers, wetlands and tors are within 20 miles and offer those who seek adventure and the outdoors the opportunity to explore miles of walking, cycling, horse riding and other outdoor pursuits.
The South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty starts at Brixham's Berry Head and covers 130 sq miles of coastline, estuaries and countryside including popular towns within easy reach of Brixham such as Dartmouth and Salcombe.
Being situated in the English Riviera, Brixham enjoys some of the best weather in the country and the palm tree's that scatter the landscape are a reminder of the sub-tropical micro-climate that this area enjoys.
So make the most of all that Brixham and the local area has to offer, check out our recommendations below and make holiday memories to treasure,