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The Goodrington Guide
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Goodrington Attractions

Goodrington has lots of attractions for all the family, lots to see and do, like, Paignton Zoo, Quaywest Water Park, Ski West Watersports, Goodrington Boating Lake, Go Karts, Torbay Leisure Centre with Swimming Pool and lots more....


Lots to see and do in Goodrington

Paignton Harbour

Inn on the Quay

The Inn on the Quay

The Inn on the Quay is located right on Goodrington Sands Beach, a family friendly eatery pub which is part of the Brewer´s Fayre chain, with plenty of outside seating. After a major refurbishment in 2010 it is now a Premier Inn as well.

Waterside Inn

Waterside Inn

The Waterside Inn & Restaurant is only 50 metres away from Blue Waters Holiday Apartments, where you can enjoy a meal in the dining area or on the patio with umbrellas to shade you from the summer sunshine. Complete your meal with a choice wine or a real ale if preferred.

Paignton Zoo

See the elephants at Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo is on the boarder between Goodrington and Paignton and is home to thousands of amazing animals and plants. Visit the desert, cross the savannah, explore the forest and trek through the tropics. Use your senses to discover the wild world: look around, listen out - you will even need your sense of smell! It is a great day out for everyone.
Through our website we hope to offer everything you may wish to know about visiting the Zoo, as well as a wealth of information about our habitats and animals.

Splashdown @ Quaywest Waterpark

Quaywest Waterpark at Goodrington Sands Beach

Splashdown @ Quaywest is a Waterpark that hosts eight slides; two kiddies pool areas, a swimming pool and various food/retail outlets at Goodrington Sands Beach.
Splashdown @ Quaywest Waterpark is situated on the beach at Goodrington Sands and includes 8 slides & flumes, swimming pool and childrens toddler play areas, with the water heated to 27 C you can relax on the gentle Surf Lagoon or experience the exhilarating Screamer or the Wild Kamikaze. There is so much for everyone to enjoy from tube slides, body slides, triple drop slides & freefall slides.

South West Coast Path

South West Coast Path

South West Coast Path - Paignton to Brixham Coast Path - You can pick up the coast path to Brixham here at Goodrington Sands Beach, after about 300 metres you come to Saltern Cove, a site of special scientific interest and a local nature reserve, then after about 1.5Km you arrive at Broadsands, a blue flag beach. A short distance on from Broadsands you get to the pretty beach of Elberry Cove, where the path then goes through woods before emerging at the edge of Brixham harbour, with it's imposing breakwater and on into the centre of Brixham.

Goodrington Boating Lakes

Goodrington Boating Lakes

Goodrington Boating Lakes - The home of pedal power swan boats or motorised bumper boats. Why not take to the water in one of our swan or bumper boats.

Goodrington Go Karts

Go Karts - Goodrington

Go Karts ~ Experience the fun of racing at our Goodrington track: - 2 seater racer - Family Karts, for smaller children (accompanied by adults) - Grand Prix Karts for the racing novice - "Bullit" for the fast and furious race.

Torbay Leisure

Torbay Leisure Centre - Swimming Pool

Torbay Leisure Centre is situated just by Goodrington Sands Beach on the Dartmouth Road, it has a 33.3m indoor swimming pool, fitness gym, sports hall, all weather astro-turf pitch, supervised children's play area, sauna, steam room, spa, sunbed area and relaxation lounge, also there is a Cafe-Bar on the ground floor opposite the main Reception where you can get a soothing coffee, cold beer or for those hungry visitors a healthy option meal.