||Upton Manor Farm
St Mary's Road Brixham
South Devon TQS 9QH
Telephone +44 (0)1803 882384
|Situated in a lovely meadow near St. Mary Bay, Upton Manor
Farm Camping Site combines the pleasure of a park in the countryside close
by the sea, with easy access to the surrounding towns and beauty spots
Torbay and Dartmoor.
The park is flat and well drained and there are toilet blocks with flush toilets, a laundry room, dish-washing facilities and power points; for hair driers and electric razors. There is free hot water in the showers, wash and laundry basins, where a high standard of cleanliness is maintained. Water points are conveniently placed around the park. Freezer pack service, camp supplies, Camping Gaz and Calor Gas, are obtainable at the office.
||Brixham with its quaint old streets, picturesque fishing harbour and fish market, offers the visitor a wide variety of interests, and there are many lovely scenic country and cliff walks. A good bus senvice operates between the park and Brixham town centre, which is within a mile.|
| Bathing St. Mary's Bay, a safe sandy
beach, is only ten mimites' walk away. There are numerous other sandy
or pebble beaches in the Brixham and Torbay area, all with very safe bathing.
Fishing A famous fishing spot, Sharkham Point, is near. In Brixham's attractive harbour fishing boats can be hired or fishing trips arranged. Salmon, sea trout and brown trout may be caught on the rivers Dart and Teign (arrangements must be made for this).
Tours Brixham is an ideal centre for touring those places of interest and scenic beauty for which Devon is well known. A few examples are Buckfast Abbey, Saltram House, Plymouth Hoe, Exeter Cathedral, Dartington Hall and, of course, Dartmoor National Park.
Entertainments, etc. Many famous artistes appear in the plays, musicals, family shows and concerts that are presented in the popular theatres of Torquay and Paignton throughout the season. The cinemas of Torquay and Paignton screen first-class films and are all within easy reach. The Paignton Zoo, Kent's Cavern, the Model Village,The Dart River Railway, Torquay Aircraft Museum, and the Aquaria of Brixham and Torquay are all well worth a visit. For the more energetic there are swimming pools, a sports centre, a golf course and a go-kart track in the Torbay area and riding stables at Galmpton, and also many interesting coastal walks. Torbay is famous for its excellent sailing conditions arid there are many good harbours affording the finest launching facilities. Water skiing is also very popular.
70 Hook-ups available which can be reserved but at peak periods Hook-ups will be reserved from Saturday to Saturday only.
Bookings can be made by sending a non-refundable booking fee of £30.00 per site required (cheque made to Upton Manor Farm) or we can take deposits using credit or debit cards by telephone if you so prefer. Being a family Site, regrettably, we cannot accept groups of young people. We accommodate families and couples only. Dogs permitted if kept on a lead and exercised outside the Camp Site, there are walks nearby. The nearest shop is within half a mile and its sales include an off licence and lottery. A large Sainsburys Superstore is just four miles away. We are one mile from Brixham town centre with its shops, harbour, restaurants & bistros. The camp will close sometime in September depending on the weather.
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