Brixham Road (A3022)

With its captivating beauty, rich maritime history, and vibrant atmosphere, Brixham promises an unforgettable experience for every traveller.

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Brixham boasts a stunning coastline, with rugged cliffs and sandy coves that beckon beach enthusiasts and water lovers alike. Embrace the soothing sound of waves as you stroll along the harbour or indulge in water activities such as sailing, kayaking, and fishing. Don't miss the chance to witness the colourful fishing boats returning with their daily catch, an age-old tradition that adds a unique touch to Brixham's coastal charm.

For history enthusiasts, Brixham offers a treasure trove of maritime heritage. Explore the Golden Hind, a full-size replica of Sir Francis Drake's legendary ship, and immerse yourself in the thrilling stories of the town's seafaring past at the Brixham Heritage Museum. Wander through narrow winding streets, flanked by quaint cottages, and you'll feel as if you've stepped back in time.

Foodies will be in paradise with the delectable seafood cuisine served fresh from the sea to the plate. Sample succulent fish and chips, local crab, and other seafood delicacies at the numerous restaurants and eateries dotting the town.

Nature lovers can explore the South West Coast Path, offering breath-taking views of the coastline and surrounding countryside. Brixham is also a gateway to the English Riviera, where you can discover stunning gardens, historic sites, and an array of outdoor activities. The popular Breakwater Beach is just a few minutes walk from the harbour. East of the harbour is the Shoalstone Seawater public pool. You'll find a 53 metre sea water swimming pool, one of only a few left in the country. It is built into a natural rock pool that has been popular for bathing since Victorian times. 

Festivals and events bring life to the town throughout the year, celebrating everything from maritime traditions to arts and music. The warm and friendly locals will ensure you feel at home during your stay.

So, whether you seek relaxation, adventure, or a touch of history, Brixham welcomes you with open arms. Come and immerse yourself in the beauty of this coastal haven, where every moment is a cherished memory waiting to be made.

Brixham Pirate Festival

The Brixham Pirate Festival is a yearly pirate event and is one of the biggest pirate gatherings in the world, and attracts people from all four corners to partake in a weekend of Piratical merriment!#

See photos from the 2023 Brixham Pirate Festival

Parking in Brixham

Brixham Central Car Park is located on Brewery Lane and the quickest way to get to the shops and the quay. Further parking is available at Oxen Cove Car Park and Fresh Water Quarry Car Park, left of the fish market.

We recommend using the Brixham Park and Ride scheme that runs from East to end of October.


  • Brixham Park and Ride
  • Brixham Road (A3022)
  • Devon
  • TQ5 0JT