Explore the local area

Explore the local area

Whether you’re looking for a fun-filled holiday or a place to relax, this area of Devon has everything to offer. The Cherry Tree guest house is ideally placed on the Paignton sea front, giving you a front-seat view of the beautiful English Riviera. Paignton’s sandy beaches have always been a popular spot to soak up the sunshine. Plus, a wide choice of entertainment and attractions are just minutes away.

Goodrington Sands Beach in Paignton, Devon
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Paignton Beach

Quite literally on the doorstep of The Cherry Tree, Paignton Sands make a fantastic day out. It’s a safe swimming spot and the beach is dotted with plenty of fun activities.

Steam train waiting at Churston Station in Devon, peart of the Dartmouth Steam Railway
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Steam Railway

Explore Devon by steam train! Or, hop onto one of their boat trips or paddle steamer. It’s the ideal day out for a family looking for something a little different.

View of Paignton Pier in Devon
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Paignton Pier  

You can’t come to Paignton and not have a stroll along the iconic, award-winning pier. From fish and chip shops to bumper cars, there is plenty of fun and food to lap up.

Senior woman with grandson travelling by boat admiring the view
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Paignton Pleasure Cruises

The number one spot for ferries, boat trips, fishing trips, cruises and parties in Torbay. This is the best way to explore the local area, learn about the history and simply relax.

Three Actresses in period costumes on theatre stage during opera performance. . Interior of  Theatre stage during performance  at night.
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The Palace Theatre

At the heart of our little community is The Palace Theatre Paignton. Working with big productions and small local schools, there’s a show for everyone in this historical theatre.

Girl sea kayaking during a vibrant sunny summer sunset
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Reach Outdoors

The go-to place for a wild day out, Reach Outdoors offer tonnes of adrenaline-packed activities, such as paddle boarding, coast steering, kayaking and more.

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Splashdown Quaywest

At Splashdown Quaywest, the UK’s biggest outdoor water park, you’re in for a flumin’ great day out in Devon for all the family! Yeah, we did make that pun…

mother and baby giraffe at Paignton Zoo
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Paignton  Zoo

Just minutes away from The Cherry Tree is one of Devon’s most exciting attractions. There are over 2,000 animals to meet over an impressive 80-acre site.

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Occombe Farm

Occombe Farm is a mix of farm attraction with indoor and outdoor play, animal encounters barn and animal paddocks trail; a farm deli (shop & cafe) and a farm cafe.

Group of excited people clapping hands in the theatre
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Princess Theatre 

Fancy a comedy? Or how about a family-friendly musical? Visit south Devon’s largest regional theatre, showcasing the best West End and touring productions in the UK.

Cockington Court stately home and grounds, Cockington village, Devon, England.
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Cockington Country Park

This 450 acre country park is truly magical. Admire the beautiful gardens, explore the historic Manor House, or check out the chocolate box village (yes, chocolate!).

Agatha Christie's Books
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Agatha Christie Fans 

Described as ‘the loveliest place in the world’ Greenway House has got to be worth a visit. This gorgeous National Trust property is perfect on a summer’s day.

A number of fresh Haddock, on ice, at Brixham Fish Market.
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Brixham Fish Market 

Step behind the scenes of England’s largest fish market. You’ll even get a bite to eat at the popular Rockfish restaurant, situated right next door.

Inside Kents Cavern prehistoric cave in Torquay, Devon, UK
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Kents Cavern

Step into the stone age and explore these prehistoric caves, which were once home to our distant ancestors and Ice Age animals. It’s a tour like no other!

Miniature model village
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Model Village

Enjoy a unique day out at Babbacombe’s award-winning model village. Feel like a giant as you explore this miniature world and admire the hand-crafted attractions.