Attractions

Attractions you can easily walk to

Paignton Pier - 0.8 miles (1.2 km) 15 min walk

Paignton Zoo - 0.9 miles (1.5 km) 20 min walk

Steam Trains - 0.3 miles (500 m) 6 min walk

Paignton Harbour - 0.8 miles (1.2 km) 16 min walk

Ferries available to Torquay and Brixham

Ferries from Torquay Harbour to Babbacombe, Exe estuary, Brixham, Dartmouth.

Wildlife and sunset cruises

Fishing trips, wreck and deep-sea fishing

Pirates Golf - 0.6 miles (1 km) 12 min walk

Churston Golf Course - 3 miles (4.8 km) 8 min drive

18-hole golf course, two practice putting greens, two chipping areas, four outside nets, an indoor golf simulation system, and a full driving range

Paignton Green Events - 0.7 miles (1.2 km) 15 min walk

Throughout the summer there are plenty of events organised on Paignton Green, these include

English Riviera Air Show – 1st weekend in June

Children’s Week

Paignton Festival & Carnival

Paignton Regatta

Fireworks

Please google the event for more information.

Attractions to drive to

Pitch & Putt Torquay – 3 miles (4.9 km) 11 min drive, Post Code TQ2 5HP

Dinosaur World – 3.3 miles (5.3 km) 13 min drive, Post Code TQ1 2BB

The Real Crime Museum – 3.4 miles (5.4 km) 13 min drive, Post Code TQ1 2BD

Torquay Museum – 3.5 miles (5.7 km) 14 min drive, Post Code TQ1 1HG

Kents Cavern – 4.5 miles (7.3 km) 17 min drive, Post Code TQ1 2JF

Some of the oldest inhabited caves in Europe, Café, Shop, cave tours and gardens

Bygones Victorian Street Museum – 4.5 miles (7.3 km) 16 min drive, Post Code TQ1 4PR

Babbacombe Model Village – 4.6 miles (7.4 km) 17 min drive, Post Code TQ1 3LA

Babbacombe Funicular Railway – 4.7 miles (7.5 km) 16 min drive, Post Code TQ1 3LF

From Babbacombe Downs to Oddicombe Beach, cafés, shops, walks to Babbacombe Beach and the Cary Arms

Brixham Museum – 5.2 miles (8.3 km) 13 min drive, Post Code TQ5 8LZ

Dartmouth Museum – 8.2 miles (13.2 km) 42 min drive, Post Code TQ6 9PZ

Totnes Rare Breeds Farm – 8.6 miles (13.8 km) 20 min drive, Post Code TQ9 5XW

Totnes Museum – 6.6 miles (10.6 km) 15 min drive, Post Code TQ9 5RU

Totnes Guild Hall – 6.7 miles (10.8 km) 16 min drive, Post Code TQ9 5QH

Pitch & Putt Shaldon – 10.5 miles (16.9 km) 22 min drive, Post Code TQ14 0HP

Shaldon Wildlife Trust Zoo – 10.9 miles (17.5 km) 24 min drive, Post Code TQ14 0HP

Pennywell Farm – 11.2 miles (18 km) 26 min drive, Post Code TQ11 0LT

South Devon Railway – 12.3 miles (19.8 km) 26 min drive, Post Code TQ11 0DZ

Scenic railway from Totnes to Buckfastleigh, 1940’s fair in August, Railway Museum, café

Buckfast Butterfly Farm/Otter Sanctuary – 12.3 miles (19.8 km) 27 min drive, Post Code TQ11 0DZ

Buckfast Abbey – 12.3 miles (19.8 km) 27 min drive, Post Code TQ11 0EE

Teignmouth Pier – 13.3 miles (21.4 km) 24 min drive, Post Code TQ14 8BB

The Valiant Soldier Buckfastleigh – 13.3 miles (21.5 km) 30 min drive, Post Code TQ11 0BS

A real pub that literally closed its doors in the 1960’s when licencing was bought in and weren’t opened again until the owner moved into care in 2004, pints, papers etc were still left on the tables from the day it closed.

Woodlands Theme Park – 15 miles (24.2 km) 30 min drive, Post Code TQ9 7DQ

Canonteign Falls – 17 miles (27.3 km) 28 min drive, Post Code EX6 7RH

Haldon Forest & Go Ape – 19 miles (30.6 km) 27 min drive, Post Code EX6 7XR

Devon Sculpture Park – 19.4 miles (31.3 km) 29 min drive, Post Code EX6 8HE

Becky Falls – 19.6 miles (31.5 km) 35 min drive, Post Code TQ13 9UG

Exeter Cathedral – 24.1 miles (38.8 km) 16 min drive, Post Code EX1 1HS

Underground Passages Exeter – 24.7 miles (39.7 km) 35 min drive, Post Code EX1 1GA

Crealy Theme Park – 26.3 miles (42.4 km) 34 min drive, Post Code EX5 1DR

Devon Railway Centre – 34.7 miles (55.8 km) 51 min drive, Post Code EX16 8RG