Everything a family could ask for. Long sandy beaches, watersports and a rich variety of sea front attractions. A colourful selection of shops and amusements can all be found within 5 minutes of the seafront.
Paignton Green plays host to several events throughout the year. These events include fun fairs, carnivals, firework displays, shows, music and festivals. Annual events include Torbay Airshow, Torbay Carnival and Paignton Regatta.
Five great beaches including Goodrington Sands where you'll also find the UK's only outdoor waterpark and a great selection of activities. Visit Paignton Zoo and embark on a journey of discovery through the world's threatened habitats.
Also visit Living Coasts in Torquay where you will find free ranging Penguins, free flying birds and playful Seals and much more. www.livingcoasts.org.uk
(Money off vouchers to Paignton Zoo & Living Coasts are available at our reception).
Experience the elegance of Oldway Mansion, the distinctive architecture of Palace Avenue or take a walk along the green coastline of Elberry Cove.
Inland walks, through the lakes of Clenon Valley and the wetlands of Occombe take you through fascinating areas of national importance for wildlife. At night Paignton sea front comes alive with illuminations and is perfect for an evening stroll.
Enjoy a trip on the Paignton to Dartmouth Steam Railway. Running for seven miles along Torbay, the railway runs through wooded slopes to the River Dart to Kingswear where you can board a ferry across the river to Dartmouth
Welcome to Paignton Zoo Environmental Park home to some of the world's most endangered
plants and animals.
Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway
Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway from Paignton is the holiday line with steam trains
running for seven miles in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast to Churston and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart estuary to Kingswear.
Splashdown / Quay West Water Park
Enjoy the WETTEST and WILDEST fun at the English Riviera's outdoor Waterpark.Quaywest is a Waterpark that hosts eight slides;two kiddies pool areas, a swimming pool and various food/retail outlets.
Oldway Mansion and Gardens
Inspired by French and Italian architecture, the grand marble staircase and the gallery modelled on the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles is a must see. Beautiful gardens surround the Paignton Mansion.