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Roundham Head - South West Coast Path Walk

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Peaceful and lovely views

Lovely safe location for a peaceful walk through the gardens on the cliff edge. Good views, plenty... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TorbayTraveller57
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Paignton, United Kingdom
Sunny day treat

After a cold but sunny day I chose to wander up to Roundham road. This is my go to place to relax... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nita08
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South Devon, United Kingdom
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A wheelchair-friendly 1 mile walk on the South West Path around Paignton's Roundham Head, the hub of the town's sixteenth-century fishing industry. The headland's rocky red layered cliffs are topped with pines and sycamores. There are extensive...more
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Paignton Harbour North Quay, Paignton TQ4 6DU, England
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All reviews paignton harbour goodrington beach beautiful walk well worth the effort steep steps sunny day ice cream sea front steam train headland benches memorial beauty plenty trees scenery route
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely safe location for a peaceful walk through the gardens on the cliff edge. Good views, plenty of photo opportunities. Look out for the Memorial for the WW2 RAF Fighter pilot.

Thank TorbayTraveller57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a cold but sunny day I chose to wander up to Roundham road. This is my go to place to relax and just walk whilst enjoying the marvellous views of the whole bay. The walk goes firstly past our amazing Harbour here in Paignton...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views from here are among the best in the bay & the gardens are well manicured. If you are wanting to spend a little quite time & enjoy a fantastic view then I would suggest you visit here.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Walked back to Paignton from Goodrington on Sunday afternoon, stunning views. Would have benefited from a few way marks to guide me as to which path to take, it thankfully met a few locals who told me which way to go.

Thank An C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Peaceful, picturesque, well maintained gardens with wonderful views over to both Torquay and Brixham. Just a few minutes walk from Paignton sea front, well worth the effort!

Thank John B
Reviewed September 18, 2018

I advise people not keen on the amusements and shops in Torbay Road to make their way to Paignton Harbour and then the walk round Roundham Head to Goodrington Sands for a quiet and very pleasant stroll with beautiful sea views.

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Reviewed September 13, 2018

A spectacular view is guaranteed with sheltered walks with a surprise round every corner and the bonus of a ending of visiting a beautiful beach, park,

Thank Daisy H
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Quite hilly in parts but worth it when you get the great views especially seeing the steam train and seaviews

Thank marshy9999
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This attractive walk is not arduous and can be completed by all ages . The sea views are beautiful looking towards Torquay and Brixham . Many dog walker use the route.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Lovely walk from the local caravan park. Plenty of stop off points and lovely views. Stunning. The higher up the better.

Thank simon s
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charlenem497
September 13, 2017|
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Response from smithytrio | Reviewed this property |
Its very hilly although you could possibly push a wheelchair accross the top of roundham head and admire the views.
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charlenem497
September 13, 2017|
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Response from _peterdjohn48 | Reviewed this property |
no i wouldn.t say it was ,,Theres some steep bits and steep steps.
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