Brixham is a
small fishing town and civil parish in the county of Devon, in the
south-west of England. Brixham is at the southern end of Torbay,
across the bay
from Torquay, and is a fishing port. Fishing and tourism are its
major industries. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population
It is thought that the name 'Brixham' came from Brioc's village. 'Brioc'
was an old English or Brythonic personal name and '-ham' is an
ancient term for village.
The town is hilly, and built around the harbour which remains in use
as a dock for fishing trawlers. It has a focal tourist attraction in
the replica of Sir Francis Drake's ship the Golden Hind that is
permanently moored there.
Brixham Harbourside self catering accommodation.
Each self-contained flat has it`s own entrance, and are seconds from
all the activities sounds and scenes of fishing boats, sailing
yachts, pleasure craft and other small vessels.
Nearby to shops, cafes, pubs & restaurants. Nice for people without
cars & with bus passes. There is a 10 min bus service to Paignton &
Torquay. The circular town bus stop is also nearby. All flats have
sea and harbour views. Are kept extremely clean, well furnished and
very comfortable. All linen is provided for the beds, also towels
Please note : we are non smoking.
Equipment in all flats includes: Free WIFI, Colour tv with freeview,
washing machine, electric cooker, microwave, clock-radio, iron, hair
dryer, needle & cotton and all main cleaning requirements.
There are no meters. Hot water, heating, electricity and parking are
all inclusive. Heating is customer controlled.
are open all year round.
free car space is provided in the southern quay car park. We only
have 5 spaces. Well behaved children and pets are very welcome.
Tel: 01803 853748 / 07802 403289
Seaside location. Beach opposite 50 yards. Panoramic sea views out
over Torbay and the English Chanel. Fresh healthy air - sea breeze
and sunshine. Beach 50yds - you look down on to the beach from your
balcony. Marina views & Fishing & Boating in front of the
apartments, children welcome.
Open all year including Christmas. Private balcony with stunning sea
views - Private entrance.
WI-FI available - Quite safe location - Short sea side walk to town
centre shop - Private safe car park - Swim off Breakwater blue flag
Walk along Brixham Breakwater Fish off Brixham Breakwater Sun bathe
on your balcony.
Melville Guest House
Kelvin and Jean offer you a warm welcome at The Melville, while you
enjoy historic Brixham and the beautiful Devon countryside. Just a
short walk from the picturesque Brixham harbour, the Melville
Guesthouse is the perfect place to stay while you explore Dartmoor
and the historic towns and villages nearby.
Offering full bed and breakfast facilities with en-suite rooms,
digital televisions and tea/coffee making facilities, the Melville
provides a comfortable and relaxing base for your holiday or short
This 4 Star English Tourist Board guest house is in an ideal holiday
location. It enjoys close proximity to the harbour on New Road, as
well as having easy access to the spectacular beauty of Dartmoor.
Widecombe in the Moor is just a 40 minute drive and 45 minutes will
take you to historic Princetown. The naval history and yachting
traditions of Dartmouth are only 15 minutes away.