Fab5: Top activities to keep you busy in South Devon


With unspoilt coast and countryside to explore, and lots of activities to keep everyone busy, you'll find your happy place in South Devon – whether it’s on land or on the water. Base yourself on the English Riviera and explore this wonderful county at your leisure.

Plymouth Boat Trips

FAB5 Devon - Plymouth Boat Trips

2-5 Commercial Wharf, Madeira Rd, Plymouth PL1 2NX

Set sail with Plymouth Boat Trips, the South West’s premier cruising and ferry company, and see a different side to Devon and Cornwall. From sight-seeing cruises, private charters, party nights and fishing trips, to connecting ferries – there’s something for everyone.

Get your sea legs on and join us for an experience to remember. Set sail from the historic Barbican landing stage and see Plymouth – our city by the sea – and the stunning Devon and Cornwall coast, from a completely different angle.

Whether you’re planning a family day out, a relaxing fishing trip, a party with a difference, or a guided sight-seeing sea tour of the area, book your event with Plymouth Boat Trips.

Discounts available with online bookings.

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Jurassic Adventure Golf

Jurassic Adventure Golf

Teignmouth TQ14 8BL

Dinosaurs in Teignmouth!

Jurassic excitement 7-days-a-week with a 12-hole dinosaur-themed mini golf course. Roarsome fun for all the family! Beautifully landscaped and surrounded by huge, life-like, models of these giant pre-historic lizards that once walked the earth.

Test your putting skills with family and friends on a crazy golf course that caters for all ages and abilities.

Open every day from April to October, and at weekends from November to March.

Don’t be a dodo – come along and have a go! No need to book.

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Osborne Apartments

FAB5 Devon - Osborne Apartments

5 Hesketh Cres, Torquay TQ1 2LJ

Own your own!

Like the idea of owning a holiday apartment by the sea but the costs outright of ownership putting you off?  We have the answer!

Join our holiday scheme and guarantee your stay at our exclusive English Riviera resort at a much-reduced rate than traditional self-catering holidays.

The Osborne Apartments are located in Hesketh Crescent, and elegant Grade II listed regency crescent. Holiday Ownership from under £400 a week (that’s just £57 a night for a stunning sea view apartment which sleeps up to 4)

Visit our exclusive location at Meadfoot Beach, Torquay or our website.

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FAB5 Devon - Escape Plymouth

12 Derrys Cross, Plymouth PL1 2TE

Axe throwing, 7 escape rooms, airsoft, and a bar. Truly something for everyone at TimberVault! Are you looking to test your team’s puzzle-solving skills, settle scores in healthy competition, or relax with a game of pool and a drink? TimberVault can tick all of those boxes.

Located at the bottom of town, next to Derrys Cross, lays a family-focused recreational venue that prides itself on astounding customer service. With competitions and events going on throughout the year, keeping an eye on their social media certainly has its benefits. Be sure to take a look!

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Dartmouth Steam Railway

FAB5 Devon - Dartmouth Railway

Paignton TQ4 6AF

Based on the glorious South Devon coastline in South West England, enjoy your days out in Devon on our steam trains, boat trips and paddle steamer.

The only attraction in Devon that shows you the delights of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Dartmouth and the River Dart, Kingswear, and Totnes on your day out With a selection of train and boat trips to choose from, you’ll find the just right one to make your visit memorable.

Our Head of Steam café at Paignton Station, and the Belle Bistro at Kingswear, are perfect junctions to enjoy a hot or cold drink and some delicious, locally-made cakes and snacks.

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