Paignton is a seaside resort on the south coast of Devon with a working harbour, a lively pier and a sandy beach. It lies in the centre of Torbay – also knowhttps://www.myfavouriteholidaycottages.co.uk/devon-brixham as the English Riviera – famous for its stunning beaches, mild climate and russet-red cliffs. Self-catering holidays in Paignton have been popular since the Victorian era, thanks to the town’s graceful architecture, abundance of family attractions and clean, sandy shores. Whether you want to sunbathe, build sandcastles or swim in the ocean, it is undoubtedly one of England’s most idyllic locations for a relaxing break on the coast. Paignton is also perfectly located for exploring Devon, with Exmouth, Exeter and the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to its east and the peaceful coves and estuaries of South Devon to its west.

9 cottages found 9 match all criteria.

A spacious and dog-friendly waterfront retreat, Steamer Quay Cottage’s four bedrooms, five baths, and open living spaces will give a big group an incredible holiday only yards from the beach. Convenient to beaches, parks, and many local attractions in Paignton (Torbay) and the surrounding area.

  • Sleeps 10
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 5

A three bedroom house with the most enviable view of the South Devon coast, Tanna Nivas provides traditional West Country hospitality by the sea. Based within the highly popular Paignton area of Torbay, the dog-friendly holiday home is the ideal accommodation for a charming seaside holiday.

  • Sleeps 7
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

A rural, reverse-level, pet-friendly barn convenient to Paignton beaches and Torbay attractions in South Devon. Cwtch Barn is roomy and bright. Four bedrooms provide accommodation for up to eight. Enjoy the nearby Occombe Woods and working Farm, Sleeps 8. Pets Welcome.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 3

Convenient to Paignton Harbour and nearby beaches, Lotts View sleeps 6 in 3 fully furnished bedrooms, with a complete and modern kitchen, a breath-taking ocean views across Torbay in South Devon, and close great local attractions, Lotts View will be the luxury seaside getaway of your dreams.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

A comfortable, 3-bedroom, pet-friendly family house on a quiet street between Paignton and Brixham, 24 Steed Close will give your South Devon holiday an elegant, relaxing air. 2-6 guests can enjoy this spacious, 2-story property complete with a conservatory and beautiful private garden.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1

A mews house just yards from the beach, the three bedrooms, living area, and enclosed garden of 8 The Retreat provides plenty of room for six guests. Sea views and a location convenient to Paignton, Torquay, and Brixham make an unbeatable combination of convenience and seaside relaxation.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3

This large baby-friendly holiday home in South Devon overlooks Goodrington Beach in Torbay. Fall asleep to the sound of the waves lapping the beach. Braeside is a beautifully presented holiday property sleeping 9 guests (4 bathrooms) near Paignton.

  • Sleeps 9
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 4

With a bright, spacious design and a contemporary decor throughout, The Cottage makes a welcoming family-friendly coastal home from home at our impressive Goodrington Lodge development in Torbay, Devon.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

Far from the maddening crowd, the family-friendly Lodge 34 at Beyond Escapes resort near Torbay in South Devon offers a premium experience to its guests, from luxurious lodges with private hot tubs to a soothing spa and sauna, state-of-the-art gym and superb restaurant. Pets welcome.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

A stay in a Paignton holiday cottage would be incomplete without a trip to the pier, where an array of nostalgic amusements can be enjoyed, from dodgems to crazy golf. Nearby, Goodrington Sands is a haven for sailing, kitesurfing and other water sports. Paignton is also a centre for the arts in the Southwest and is home to many of Devon’s best restaurant and cafes, where you can enjoy delicious seafood freshly landed in the harbour.

Three miles north of holiday cottages in Paignton, Torquay is another of Torbay’s classic resorts with nine beaches overlooked by a palm-lined promenade and a scattering of opulent Victorian villas. At the southern end of the bay, Brixham is a charming fishing port with a busy harbour backed by a maze of narrow lanes where exceptional seafood restaurants can be found. Continue along the coast and you will reach the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, home to secluded coves, lush estuaries and the resorts of Salcombe, Challaborough and Dartmouth.