Challaborough Bay in Kingsbridge

Welcome to Challaborough Bay in Nr Bigbury-on-Sea offering a choice of 21 accommodations. On this page you can find information on Challaborough Bay including Challaborough Bay photo galleries, reviews, availability and booking information. If you like what you see, you can book your stay at Challaborough Bay online securely. Challaborough Bay is a great choice if you're looking for a holiday in Kingsbridge or South Devon.

Just a stone’s throw from a Blue Flag beach, with stunning views across to Burgh Island the sea beyond, you’re sure of a seaside holiday to remember here. Set at the end of a valley on the sandy curve of Bigbury Bay, Challaborough Bay boasts fantastic facilities with fun for everyone. Enjoy a drink in the Waterfront Bar and soak up the sea views from the terrace. Indoor heated pool with splish splash activities. Indoor toddlers’ pool. Scuba diving. Christie’s Bar & Clubhouse with entertainment. Star Tots – 4s and under. Star Landers – 5-10s. Waterfront Bar & Restaurant with outdoor seating and sea views. Costa Coffee®. Bay Takeaway & Pizzeria. Wi-Fi access (in designated areas). Pool tables, darts. Soft play area with ball pool. Amusements. Adventure playground. Nature trail and coastal path. Sports activity programme. Direct beach access. Surf school and hire shop. Convenience store. Dog exercise field. Launderette. There may be entertainment variants, an entertainment guide will be available on park. All other facilities available Mar 22-Nov 8. Please note – Dogs are not allowed on the beach May 1-Sep 30. Early Bird – save up to £150 per week for 2019 holidays booked by 3rd February 2019 or up to £120 per week for 2019 holidays booked by 3rd March 2019.

Choose from two and three bedroom caravans, a three bedroom cottage and two bedroom lodge.

  • TV with Freeview
  • Kitchen including microwave and fridge/freezer
  • Bath and/or shower
  • Bed linen and duvets
  • Beds made up for your arrival
  • Additional sleeping for one/two in the lounge area (except Ocean View Cottage and Shearwater Lodge)
  • Gas and electricity included
  • Heated towel rail or radiator in shower room (except Puffin and Ocean View Cottage)
  • Babies must be included in party total
  • Travel cots and highchairs £15 each per week or short break
  • Group bookings may be subject to restrictions
  • Pets £40 per week or short break each (max 2) (in specific accommodations – please check when booking)
  • All non smoking accommodation

All guests to Challaborough Bay have access to the following facilities and amenities:

  • Wifi Internet
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Kid's Play Area
  • Beach Nearby
  • Family Entertainment
  • Café / Takeaway
  • Kid's Club
  • Shop / Supermarket
  • Launderette

Accommodation at Challaborough Bay

Sandpiper (Caravan)

Typical Sandpiper

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Heron (Caravan)

Typical Heron

12ft-wide caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. DVD/CD/radio. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Fulmar (Caravan)

Typical Fulmar

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Double glazed and centrally heated. Verandah with outdoor garden furniture.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Kittiwake (Caravan)

Typical Kittiwake

Caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. DVD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Osprey (Caravan)

Typical Osprey

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. DVD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Pelican (Caravan)

Typical Pelican

Caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Lark (Caravan)

Indoor heated pool | Nightingale, Lark - Challaborough B, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

12ft-wide caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. Double glazed and centrally heated. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms

Turnstone (Caravan)

Typical Turnstone

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. Washer/dryer. Double glazed and centrally heated. No pets.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms

Petrel (Caravan)

Typical Petrel | Challaborough Bay, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

New in 2018. Comfortable caravan with one double and one twin. Additional sleeping for two in the lounge area. Double glazed and centrally heated. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms

Petrel WFA (Caravan)

Petrel WF | Challaborough Bay, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

New in 2018. Comfortable caravan with one double and one twin. Additional sleeping for one in the lounge area. Double glazed and centrally heated. No pets.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms

Mallard Lodge (Lodge)

Mallard Lodge | Challaborough Bay, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

Lodge with one double and one twin. DVD. Dishwasher. Central heating. Verandah. Countryside views. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 28 Bedrooms

Kestrel Lodge (Lodge)

Kestrel Lodge | Challaborough Bay, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

New in 2018. Stylish lodge with one double with TV and two twin. Bath with overhead shower. DVD. Dishwasher and washing machine. Decking with outdoor furniture. Stunning views. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Nightingale (Caravan)

Indoor heated pool | Nightingale, Lark - Challaborough B, Nr Bigbury-on-Sea

Brand new for 2019. Modern caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. DVD. Double glazed and centrally heated. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Puffin (Caravan)

Typical Puffin

Caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. Heating in bedrooms.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Curlew (Caravan)

Typical Curlew

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Tern (Caravan)

Typical Tern

Caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. DVD. Heated throughout.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Eider (Caravan)

Typical Eider

12ft-wide caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Chough (Caravan)

Typicl Chough

12ft-wide caravan offering the very latest in comfort with one double and one twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Cormorant (Caravan)

Typical Cormorant

Caravan offering the very latest in comfort with a central lounge. One double and two twin. Shower. DVD/CD. Washer/dryer. Double glazed and centrally heated. Verandah with outdoor furniture.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Ocean View Cottage (Cottage)

Typical Ocean View Cottage

Comfortable cottage with one double and two twin. Shower. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

Gull (Caravan)

Typical Gull

12ft-wide caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. DVD/soundbar. Double glazed and centrally heated.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Non Smoking

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Things to do near Challaborough Bay

If you're planning a day out during your stay at Challaborough Bay then why not visit some of these local points of interest and recommended activities all within easy reach of Challaborough Bay. You can use the tools below to search for other ideas for days out within the local area. Use our handy search facility below to find shops, supermarkets, cinemas and many more attractions near Challaborough Bay.

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Thurlestone Beach, South Hams - 2.3 Miles away

A beautiful, wide and sandy beach which borders an excellent local nature reserve. Popular with surfers, water sports enthusiasts and bird spotters; this is the perfect place for a game of cricket or football with sports equipment available for hire on the beach. Alternatively visitors can simply relax and enjoy the impressive views out to sea.

Location: South Hams

Hope Cove, Kingsbridge - 5.4 Miles away

Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this gorgeous sandy beach is perfect for a family day out. Little shops and a variety of charming restaurants can be found in the little villages of Inner and Outer Hope.

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Challaborough Beach, Kingsbridge - 5.4 Miles away

A winner of the coveted Blue Flag Award, this pretty little beach has something for everyone. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it has beautiful sands and great rock pools to explore. It also has a good reputation with surfers and bodyboarders.

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Bantham Beach, Kingsbridge - 5.4 Miles away

One of the most popular surfing beaches on the south coast, this fine sandy beach is backed by marram covered sand dunes and has lots of rock pools. Its location is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) at the mouth of the River Avon.

Location: Kingsbridge   More Details »

Mill Bay, Salcombe - 6.7 Miles away

This privately owned beach is set in a cove across the estuary from Salcombe. It is a huge sheltered beach in beautiful surroundings with fine golden sands, rock pools and a stream running through. Bathing here is very safe.

Location: Salcombe   More Details »

Bovisand Beach, Bovisand - 9.6 Miles away

Bovisand beach can be found in a charming secluded bay, framed by impressive cliffs with yellow sands. Favoured by tourists and locals alike, it has a great flat expanse when the tide allows which is perfect for beach sports.

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Breakwater Beach, Brixham - 15.4 Miles away

Breakwater is a small shingle beach adjacent to picturesque Brixham Harbour. It's popular with divers because of its blue waters and there are plenty of facilities including a shop and restaurant with views over the bay.

Location: Brixham   More Details »

Goodrington Sands, Paignton - 17.6 Miles away

Recommended by the Good Beach Guide, this award winning sandy beach has rock pools to keep children of all ages entertained. It's also a good beach for swimming, and there is easy access for all as well as ample parking.

Location: Paignton   More Details »

Broadsands Beach, Torquay - 20.4 Miles away

A great sandy beach with easy access. Safe and sheltered, the beach rests between rock headlands and the long promenade with its colourful beach huts provides a level walk to both ends of the beach.

Location: Torquay   More Details »

Elberry Cove, Torquay - 20.4 Miles away

Beautiful clear waters in an idyllic setting make Elberry Cove a lovely place to visit. Visitors can reach the shingle beach on a footpath from nearby Broadsands.

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Looe Beach, Looe - 24.8 Miles away

Relax on the sandy beach of this is a small coastal town. Pay a visit to the small souvenir shops and enjoy an ice-cream whilst walking along the harbour.

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Teignmouth Beach, Teignmouth - 25.1 Miles away

Dolphins are often spotted from this long sand and shingle beach, which stretches from the mouth of the River Teign towards Dawlish and is dominated by the grand Victorian pier. Look out over the famous Jurassic Coastline and see how the sand bars here can change shape overnight. (Dogs banned from the beach from May to September)

Location: Teignmouth   More Details »

Plym Valley Trail, Plymouth - 11.3 Miles away

This route, part of Devon Coast to Coast NCN Route 27, follows the scenic former railway path that leads from Plymouth to the wild expanses of Dartmoor. Extensively resurfaced for long stretches, it offers a leisurely and pleasurable ride.

Location: Plymouth   More Details »

A Dart Estuary Walk, River Dart - 14.5 Miles away

This walk is among the most popular walks in this part of the county: a winning combination of wonderful sea views and the chance to explore part of Dartmouth, one of Devon's most attractive historic towns.

Location: River Dart   More Details »

Brixham and Berry Head Walk, Torbay - 18.6 Miles away

Berry Head is a prominent feature on the South Devon coast, with views as far as the East Devon Coast. Within Tor Bay, next to the headland and largely sheltered by it, is the ancient fishing port of Brixham.

Location: Torbay   More Details »

Looe Valley, Looe - 23.6 Miles away

This fairly energetic route includes five steep hill climbs and some off-road woodland tracks as it follows quiet lanes up the East Looe River to Liskeard, returning via the West Looe Valley. It can also be adapted to start or finish at Liskeard.

Location: Looe   More Details »

Polperro Pedal, Polperro - 27.4 Miles away

This is a hilly route taking in forest tracks and quiet coastal and inland lanes in the Looe and Polperro area, as well as a short stretch on a busy road. On reaching the beach section, why not take a break from your exertions?

Location: Polperro   More Details »

Haldon Forest Park, Exeter - 28.6 Miles away

Fun for all the family on an extensive network of traffic free trails. Choose from the many walking trails or cycle on the family and adventure cycle trails to challenge yourself on the freer ride, mountain bike areas.

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Exe Valley Ride, Exeter - 28.6 Miles away

Take a journey through the city along the banks of the River Exe. Admire the beautiful cathedral and Quayside and get to know this great city.

Location: Exeter   More Details »

The Old Bakery Restaurant, Devon - 5.4 Miles away

A cafe bar by day, where you can enjoy a smooth cup of coffee or some tapas for lunch, and refined restaurant by evening, specialising in French and Italian meals as well as vegetarian options.

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The Bridge at Mount Batten, Plymouth - 11.7 Miles away

This is the city's newest restaurant, located on Plymouth's historic barbican right on the edge of the Sutton Harbour Marina. Many dishes feature fresh fish caught daily, all individually complemented by a wide choice of great wines.

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Waterside Bistro, Totnes - 13.6 Miles away

Perfect for a get together or party. Choosing the best quality produce, local meats and fish you can put together your own menu from the A La Carte selection, for parties between 10 and 30 people. All food is prepared in the bistro, and they also cater for vegetarians and vegans.

Location: Totnes   More Details »

Lords Restaurant, Devon - 23.3 Miles away

Built in the 15th century and retaining many original features such as large wood burning stone fireplaces, this is a delightful venue for dining. The head chef has created a menu based on classical dining with a Mediterranean feel, with specialities such as pizza, pasta and paella.

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Langman's Restaurant, Callington - 23.6 Miles away

Three times winner of Restaurant of the Year by the Cornwall Tourism Awards and two AA rosettes, Langman's Restaurant combines a romantic candlelit location with an excellent menu and extensive wine list. Enjoy the six course tasting menu using seasonal ingredients.

Location: Callington   More Details »

The Owl and the Pussycat, Teignmouth - 25.1 Miles away

Nestled in the heart of the seaside town of Teignmouth, the Owl and the Pussycat has developed an enviable reputation for good food and service with locals and visitors alike. With an extensive menu of meat, fish and vegetarian options, there's something for every taste.

Location: Teignmouth   More Details »

Gidleigh Park Hotel, Chagford - 26.6 Miles away

A local chap hailing from Exeter with a huge passion for fine cuisine and a determination to use the very best local produce from the West Country, Michael Caine and his talented team have held two Michelin stars at Gidleigh Park since 1999. Michael's cuisine is truly original and brilliant, a fact recognised not just by appreciative visitors to Gideigh Park but by guidebook editors and those within the industry who bestoy the highest awards and accolades. With his classical French training in some of the finest restaurants in the world, Michael has created a style that is uniquely his own, at once classic yet also highly innovative. Constantly evolving and developing and never failing to delight in the perfect execution. The wild game of Dartmoor, fish from the Devon coast and produce from Gidleigh Park’s own kitchen garden all form the basis for the exceptional dishes.

Location: Chagford

Avenue Cottage Garden, Totnes - 13.6 Miles away

This 11 acre garden, 200 years old and much restored in recent years, features many rare and unusual species. See the stunning driveway lined by 150 year old turkey oaks and follow it up to the beautiful landscaped gardens dating from the 1700s.

Location: Totnes   More Details »

The Garden House, Yelverton - 17.2 Miles away

A magnificent 10 acre garden created after World War II by Lionel Fortescue, a noted plant collector, and now owned by the Fortescue Garden Trust. Its romantic 2 acre walled garden is one of the finest in the country and surrounds the ruins of a 16th century vicarage.

Location: Yelverton   More Details »

Lukesland Gardens, Devon - 17.8 Miles away

A small valley, with a brook cascading from its source on Dartmoor through ponds and over waterfalls towards the River Erme, is the beautiful setting for this 24 acre woodland garden. Flowering shrubs, trees and a wealth of wild flowers feature here. (Limited wheelchair access)

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Cotehele Gardens, nr Saltash - 20.2 Miles away

Gorgeous gardens surrounding a 15th Century house, including a lush valley garden with a medieval dovecote, pond, Victorian summerhouse and 18th century tower. There's a great tea room and museum down at the Quay.

Location: nr Saltash   More Details »

Burnham Nurseries, Devon - 21.2 Miles away

A beautiful family run nursery that is well worth a visit. Take a walk around some of the most impressive collections of orchids in the country. Open since 1950, this award winning assortment of species has been featured at The Chelsea Flower Show for the last 52 years and is open year round.

Location: Devon   More Details »

Dartmoor, Dartmoor - 23 Miles away

Dartmoor is not just about the landscape; there's a lot more to it than that. It's not just about the ponies, or the tors, the history or the heritage; but that's a good start. It's about getting out there, experiencing new things. This living, breathing, working landscape holds the secret to a past that stretches back over the centuries, and a future that is both sustainable and green. From rare birds and butterflies, Neolithic monuments and ancient woodland, to tradition, folkloreand farming on horseback, Dartmoor has it all. Leading the way for the arts, all things organic, a haven for literary greats and explorers, you will be walking in some awesome footsteps.

Location: Dartmoor

Stone Lane Gardens, Chagford - 28.6 Miles away

Stone Lane Gardens is a 5 acre arboretum holding important national collections of wild-origin Birch and Alder trees in a lovely landscaped water and woodland setting. The Mythic Garden Sculpture Exhibition showcases the work of West country's artists and designers.

Location: Chagford   More Details »

Plymouth Ski and Snowboard Centre, Plymouth - 11.3 Miles away

Open throughout the year and with three slopes to choose from including the longest artificial slope in the South West, the centre offers skiers and snowboarders of all levels the facilities to practice and learn new skills.

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National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth - 11.5 Miles away

The aquarium houses 50 live exhibits including 3 massive tanks. Over 4000 animals and 400 species are displayed in realistic habitats from local shorelines to coral reefs. Each of the six zones is packed full of amazing sea creatures and facts.

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River Link, Dartmouth - 13.2 Miles away

Take a trip on the River Dart, passing delightful scenery and arriving in picturesque, lively Dartmouth or vibrant Totnes. Explore the town’s many stylish shops, cafes, galleries, museum and market-place, before enjoying the return journey.

Location: Dartmouth   More Details »

River Dart Adventures, Newton Abbot - 16.4 Miles away

Located in 90 acres encompassing woodland, lakes, the River Dart and breathtaking parkland, this is a beautiful location for a day of activities. An indoor climbing wall, canoeing, mega zip wire, abseiling and sailing are all available here.

Location: Newton Abbot   More Details »

Paignton Zoo, Paignton - 16.9 Miles away

Home to thousands of amazing animals and plants, Paignton Zoo is a scientific charity dedicated to conserving our global wildlife heritage and inspiring in its many visitors a lifelong respect for animals and the environment.

Location: Paignton   More Details »

Living Coasts, Torquay - 20.2 Miles away

Take a journey around the coasts of the world where amazing plants and animals live life on the edge. You'll see birds and mammals in specially designed naturalistic habitats, and with both indoor and outdoor exhibits, there's plenty to see and do whatever the weather.

Location: Torquay   More Details »

Becky falls woodland park, Bovey Tracey - 22.8 Miles away

It's easy to see why Becky Falls was voted Top Beauty Spot in Devon and why visitors have been returning since the park opened over a hundred years ago. Animals to meet and feed include Dartmoor ponies, miniature Shetland ponies, chipmunks, rescued birds of prey, owls and pygmy goats. (Wheelchair users welcome in the petting zoo and viewing areas, however the walks are not suitable for wheelchairs.)

Location: Bovey Tracey   More Details »

Monkey Sanctuary, Looe - 23.6 Miles away

Working to promote the welfare and conservation of the survival of primates, the monkey sanctuary is home to the descendants of pet monkeys rescued in the 60s and 70s as well as to rare species of horseshoe bats.

Location: Looe   More Details »

Miniature Pony and animal park, Moretonhampstead - 25.1 Miles away

In 20 acres of beautiful Dartmoor parkland you will meet lots of friendly animals including pigs, goats, lambs, calves and birds. Enjoy scenic walks along nature trails, take time to relax by the tranquil lakes or have a picnic.

Location: Moretonhampstead   More Details »

Canonteign Falls, Exeter - 25.8 Miles away

Home to England's highest waterfall, descending 220 ft, Canonteign Falls is a breathtaking tourist attraction as well as a great family day out. There's a children's assault course, forest garden and nature trail, the giant spider and the trampolines and play area.

Location: Exeter   More Details »

Porfell Wildlife Park and Sanctuary, Cornwall - 27.4 Miles away

Discover the beauty and fascination of exotic animals and some familiar ones too. Children especially will love the close contact with rabbits, guinea pigs and goats, and feeding the ducks, chickens and deer.

Location: Cornwall   More Details »

Saltram House, Plymouth - 10.3 Miles away

Exquisite Georgian Mansion in a landscaped park which was was the film location for Sense and Sensibility. The historic tack room in the stables and the rolling wooded landscape park with 19th century gardens, orangery and follies make it a lovely day, out full of English heritage.

Location: Plymouth   More Details »

Plymouth City Museum and art gallery , Plymouth - 12 Miles away

A magnificent Edwardian building, which opened in 1910, houses a wide collection of art and human and natural history. The events and activities programmes include workshops, children's holiday activities and concerts.

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Dartmouth Castle, Dartmouth - 15 Miles away

Dating from the 14th century, this well preserved castle juts out into the narrow entrance of the Dart Estuary, and was intended to protect the homes of Dartmouth merchants from shipbourne attack. Explore 600 years of history, journeying through time from the Tudor period and the Civil War to World War II.

Location: Dartmouth   More Details »

Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh - 15.1 Miles away

Home to a community of Benedictine Monks, Buckfast Abbey is a spot of natural beauty and tranquillity where many find a connection with God. The Monks still keep the traditions of bee keeping and tonic wine making and you can buy the fruits of their efforts in one of the shops.

Location: Buckfastleigh   More Details »

Mary Newman's Cottage, Saltash - 15.9 Miles away

Reportedly the home of Sir Francis Drake's first wife this charming little house also has a lottery funded garden with traditional 16th century varieties of herbs, flowers and vegetables. Get a flavour of Elizabethan life in the replica rooms of this little Tudor cottage.

Location: Saltash   More Details »

Buckland Abbey, Yelverton - 16.8 Miles away

Buckland's peaceful setting today belies its swashbuckling past, brought to life through exhibitions and redesigned galleries, including new introductory film and interactive displays. Sir Francis Drake, its one time owner, is rumoured to haunt the place with 'accompanying hell hounds.' (See website for specific wheelchair information)

Location: Yelverton   More Details »

Compton Castle, Paignton - 18.3 Miles away

A rare survivor, this medieval fortress with high curtain walls, towers and two portcullis gates, set in a landscape of rolling hills and orchards, is a bewitching mixture of romance and history. Home for nearly 600 years to the Gilbert family, including Sir Humphrey Gilbert, half-brother to Sir Walter Ralegh.

Location: Paignton

Bygones, Torquay - 21.3 Miles away

Explore a bygone age with over 20 life size Victorian shops, with their windows filled with thousands of original items like porcelain and dolls houses. You can even experience the sights, sounds and smells of a WW1 trench from 1916 France. There's also a working model railway.

Location: Torquay   More Details »

Tuckers Maltings, Newton Abbot - 21.3 Miles away

Producing malt in the conventional fashion, this company are also unique as they are the only traditional maltings in the country that give guided tours to the public. Spend some time in their speciality bottled beer shop and take home the perfect souvenir for your trip.

Location: Newton Abbot   More Details »

Kent's Cavern, Torquay - 21.4 Miles away

Kent's Cavern is recognised as the most important Palaeolithic cave system in Britain and is home to the most spectacular stalactite and stalagmite formations. The caves are classified as the oldest Scheduled Ancient Monument in Britain.

Location: Torquay   More Details »

Lydford Gorge, Lydford - 26.2 Miles away

This famous and geologically important gorge is 1œ miles long and can be viewed from an enchanting woodland and riverside circular walk, which passes the spectacular 30m-high White Lady waterfall and thrilling Devil's Cauldron.

Location: Lydford   More Details »

Polperro Museum of Smuggling and Fishing, Polperro - 27.4 Miles away

Browse the impressive exhibits and fascinating 19th century photographs. Take note of the keepsakes and memorabilia from the 18th century and let it conjure up images of Polperro when smuggling was at its height. Learn about the local fishing history too and how the village and the people thrived off the two industries.

Location: Polperro   More Details »

Castle Drogo, Exeter - 28.6 Miles away

The last castle to be built in England, and one of the most remarkable works of Sir Edwin Lutyens. Constructed between 1910 and 1930, it commands spectacular views over Dartmoor from its 900ft high perch above the River Teign, and its interior combines the grandeur of a medieval castle with the comfort of the 20th century.

Location: Exeter   More Details »

Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Lifton - 29.9 Miles away

A fun and informative day for all the family, with working and static exhibits of fairgrounds, steam engines and vintage machinery, combined with a wealth of heritage material, and all set in beautiful rural surroundings.

Location: Lifton   More Details »

Prawle Point, East Prawle - 8.8 Miles away

This is a well known migration watch point for land and sea birds, and is possibly the best location in the UK for seeing Cirl Bunting in their breeding grounds. Sooty Shearwater's have also been spotted from this area.

Location: East Prawle   More Details »

Plym Bridge Peregrine Watch, Plymouth - 10 Miles away

Peregrines have been breeding on the quarry face in Plymbridge for many years. You can watch them hunt for prey – they are the world's fastest birds, reaching speeds of 124 mph when diving for fish.

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Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve, Kingsbridge - 10.9 Miles away

Slapton Ley is a unique, reed fringed wetland and home to otters, mink, badgers, birds and bats. It is split into two leys, or lakes, the Lower Ley being the largest natural freshwater lake in South West England.

Location: Kingsbridge   More Details »

Churchtown Farm Community Nature Reserve, Saltash - 16.4 Miles away

Between the Tamar and the Lynher estuaries is a picturesque stretch of country which is now managed for wildlife. Mainly farmland, its habitats of wetland, hay meadows, arable land and hedgerows attract large flocks of goldfinches.

Location: Saltash   More Details »

Coleton Fishacre National Trust Garden, Kingswear - 16.5 Miles away

The perfect wildlife garden, set in a sheltered combe on the Devon coast near Dartmouth. The garden is great for spotting butterflies, in August and September you are likely to see the Clouded Yellow, Red Admiral and Painted Lady.

Location: Kingswear   More Details »

Tincombe nature reserve, Saltash - 16.8 Miles away

Composed of primarily wet meadows, this reserve also has a shallow pool, woodland and hedgerows. Keep your eyes peeled for toads and frogs among the pond's water lilies and yellow flag irises and orchids in the southern marsh.

Location: Saltash   More Details »

Berry Head National Nature Reserve, Brixham - 19.3 Miles away

Berry Head to Sharkham Point is special area of flora and fauna that is a haven for several nationally rare and threatened species including endangered greater horseshoe bats, who have found a home in the caves at Berry Head.

Location: Brixham   More Details »

East Dartmoor Woods and Heath National Nature Reserve, Bovey Tracey - 22.5 Miles away

Yarner Wood, Trendlebere Down and the Bovey Valley Woodlands all make up the East Dartmoor Woods and Heaths area. This special area is home to a number of birds and lower plant communities and are a continuing site for wildlife diversification.

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Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve, Dawlish Warren - 29 Miles away

The nature reserve is located at the mouth of the River Exe on a long sand spit that is home to many species of wildlife and holds geomorphologic interest. Habitats include dunes, grassland, ponds, salt marsh and mudflats.

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Discovery Surf School, Plymouth - 10.3 Miles away

Discovery Surf School provides professional coaching for all ages and levels, with an emphasis on safe, high quality tuition in small groups.

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Plymouth Sailing School, Plymouth - 11.3 Miles away

Plymouth Sailing School is one of the UK's longest established sea schools with courses for everyone, from beginner to professional yachtsman, both RYA scheme courses and informal courses for a fun, yet relaxing and educational weekend.

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Dartrock, Buckfastleigh - 14.5 Miles away

Beginners and pros will love this indoor and outdoor climbing centre. Built at 10m high and boasting the best equipped wall in the Southwest this is an experience for both the young and old to enjoy. There is also a relaxing lounge where cake and coffee can be enjoyed.

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Town Parks Fishing, Paignton - 15.6 Miles away

Town Parks have a great range of facilities to cater to both professional and amateur fishing enthusiasts alike. They offer angling tuition and night fishing, and the lakes are stocked with Rudd, Perch, Carp, Bream, Tench and Roachland Chub.

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CRS Adventures: White Water Rafting, Ashburton - 16.4 Miles away

Based at the River Dart Country Park in Ashburton, Devon, CRS Adventures is situated in the heart of Dartmoor on the banks of the River Dart – ideal for enjoying a great range of exciting activities. White water rafting is Devon is often overlooked, but with many steep, granite rivers the courses encompass routes with varying degrees of difficulty so everyone can find something for them!

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Shilstone Rocks Stud and Dartmoor Riding , Dartmoor - 19.8 Miles away

A family run riding centre which was established in 1962. Approved by the British Horse Society, it showcases a famous, prize winning stud and many other mares, foals and horses. Learn to ride or go for a trip across Dartmoor.

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Dartmoor Gliding Society, Dartmoor - 23.5 Miles away

A great local club in the picturesque location of South Devon. Originally founded in 1983, the club started with a twin seat open cockpit glider and a small group of enthusiastic members. Now the club has a grass runway, club house and a hangar for a fleet of gliders.

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Finlake Riding Centre, Chudleigh - 24.7 Miles away

Located in the spectacular Teign valley on the edge of Dartmoor National Park is Finlake Riding centre. This riding centre caters for everyone - you can enjoy exhilarating rides which can include cream teas and evening pub rides, or, if you have small children, they can ride on the tiny miniature Shetland pony called 'Diddy mouse' or the slightly bigger 'Tinkerbell'.

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Active 8 Hot Air Balloon, Liskeard - 28.6 Miles away

Enjoy 360 degree views over Bodmin Moor in a hot air balloon flight. Directed purely by the wind, this unique flying experience gives you a chance to see Cornwall from a different perspective.

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Active 8 Clay Pigeon Shooting, Liskeard - 28.8 Miles away

Take a lesson with the 2008 National Champion or just learn how to hold and shoot the gun. All ages are welcome, all equipment is included and group bookings are a popular choice.

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The Reel Cinema, Kingsbridge - 5.3 Miles away

The Reel Cinema is an independent family run traditional cinema showing blockbuster titles on 35mm film, Dolby stereo sound and screen system. New releases shown two to three times daily – see website for details.

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Salcombe, Salcombe - 6.7 Miles away

Salcombe must be one of the most beautiful harbour towns in the world. Situated in the South Hams, at Devon's most southerly tip, Salcombe attracts visitors from all over the world at all times of year to enjoy many coast and country activities. Famous as a centre for sailing, diving and fishing the estuary has many sheltered, sandy beaches and is a base for walkers and others with a love of nature. The estuary also acts as home to a fleet of fishing boats which catch crab and lobster in local waters. Sometimes the arrival of dolphins and seals in the estuary generates excitement. Salcombe hosts a week long sailing regatta during the summer. In addition to sailing, visitors to Salcombe can visit fashionable shops, bars and restaurants, explore the popular sandy beaches using the local Salcombe ferry services or go for a hike on the South West Coast Path

Location: Salcombe

Dartington Cider Press Centre, Totnes - 13.5 Miles away

Don't miss a trip to the Dartington Cider Press Centre. With fifteen shops, restaurants and workshops it is a unique visitor set in a village atmosphere.

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Totnes Elizabethan Museum, Totnes - 13.6 Miles away

Lively presentation for families and children is a feature of the Totnes Museum. Like a time machine, it takes visitors back to other worlds: from prehistoric times, through the Elizabethan period (from which the building dates) and on to the Victorian age.

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Dartmouth, Dartmouth - 14.8 Miles away

The Jewel of South Hams, A mesh of narrow lanes, stairways and corridors, with plenty of medieval and Elizabethan streetscapes, make Dartmouth a must-see for anyone visiting this part of Devon. The town has a nautical charm and fascinating history, reflected in it’s architecture. It also has a reputation for good food - with many fine restaurants, as well as arts, antiques and craft shops just about everywhere. Dartmouth is a truly magical place a mad hotch potch of architectural styles with creatures of myth, filled with artistic talent, bursting with English eccentricity. A town where history is alive, where shops are unique, charming, quirky and individual, where organic and local produce is proudly represented by a host of top quality restaurants and cafes

Location: Dartmouth

Yelverton Paperweight Centre, Devon - 16.4 Miles away

An unusual attraction, displaying hundreds of glass paperweights. The collection was accumulated by Bernard Broughton and is now featured regularly in newspaper and magazine articles. The centre also has for sale a wide variety of glass paperweights, some of which are a limited edition.

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Ashburton, Ashburton - 17.5 Miles away

A lively centre for inland tourism, with walking, canoeing, pony trekking and fishing bringing many visitors to the town. Beside specialist shops for walkers, there are plenty of antique shops, galleries and a variety of eateries to sustain your interest. There is an amazing “Fish Deli” here which you must try, they have the most amazing hand dived scallops, the biggest I have ever seen! and a huge selection of stuffed olives! Ashburton has had a reputation for its pubs, inns and coaching houses for hundreds of years. Its importance as a Stannery Town and its location on the main road to London meant that many a weary and hungry traveller tarried a while.

Location: Ashburton

St Tudy, St Tudy - 17.8 Miles away

St Tudy is a tranquil village with pretty cottages and craft shops and a beautiful 15th century church made from Delabole slate. With Bodmin Moor on the doorstep, it makes an ideal location for exploring both coastal and inland regions.

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Morwellham Quay Museum, Tavistock - 19.9 Miles away

Authentic costumes, trips underground to witness the harsh working conditions of Victorian copper miners and your children acting as servants or working on the mine 'dressing floor', this is the award winning living history experience at Morwellham Quay.

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Princess Theatre, Torquay - 20.1 Miles away

Set on the seafront overlooking the marina, the theatre hosts a wide variety of shows all year round from comedians, tribute acts and opera, to West-end musicals and ballets. Great choice of restaurants and bars close by.

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Looe, Looe - 24.9 Miles away

At this picturesque fishing town you can enjoy safe beaches, a wide choice of restaurants, excellent walking routes, fishing trips and diving.

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Dawlish, Dawlish - 27.5 Miles away

Dawlish is a fascinating Regency resort town nestled attractively between steep surrounding hills with the railway sweeping along the entire seafront. Character cottages, impressive villas, Regency and early Victorian architecture, which has inspired authors to put pen paper. The narrow streets, bustling shops, famous Black Swans, the brook that gurgles merrily through the Pleasure Gardens and of course the welcoming tea rooms offering the traditional scrumptious Devon Cream Tea.

Location: Dawlish

Sterts Theatre, Liskeard - 28.5 Miles away

As well as its lively range of productions in drama, music and dance, Sterts Theatre is also a gallery space for painting, photography, sculpture and crafts.

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Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World , Exeter - 28.6 Miles away

Set in beautiful Haldon Forest, the centre explores the social, environmental and scientific issues involved in our changing relationship to nature through the work of contemporary artists. Exhibitions and events are held throughout the year.

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Nearby Holiday Parks

Here is a selection of other holiday parks near Challaborough Bay. Alternatively you may wish to view all our holiday parks in South Devon or holiday parks in Kingsbridge.

Langstone Manor, Tavistock

Orchard Park, Paignton

Hawkchurch Resort And Spa, Axminster

Webbers Country Park, Exeter

Beverley Bay, Paignton