Destination guide

Friendly Buckfastleigh will entice you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Buckfastleigh. Well-liked for its riverfront, bars and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Buckfastleigh

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Buckfastleigh has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Woodlands Leisure Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Paignton Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Living Coasts (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Torquay Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • S W Coast Path (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Buckfastleigh

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Buckfastleigh is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bellever Tor (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Dartmoor National Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Dartmoor (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Preston Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Paignton Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Goodrington Sands Beach (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Buckfastleigh

The nearest airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Buckfastleigh?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,057 vacation rentals near Buckfastleigh. From 394 Houses to 205 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Buckfastleigh for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Buckfastleigh?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Buckfastleigh:

  • Torquay City Centre: 291 vacation rentals
  • Roundham: 79 vacation rentals
  • St. Michaels: 84 vacation rentals
  • Babbacombe: 116 vacation rentals
  • Beaumont: 53 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Buckfastleigh?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Buckfastleigh. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Buckfast Abbey: 3,591 vacation rentals
  • Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary: 3,547 vacation rentals
  • Exeter (EXS-Exeter St Thomas Train Station): 1,838 vacation rentals
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park: 2,051 vacation rentals
  • Babbacombe Beach: 2,812 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Buckfastleigh listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Buckfastleigh?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 394 Houses in Buckfastleigh. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Buckfastleigh include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 205 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 350 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Buckfastleigh?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 193 vacation rentals with pool available in Buckfastleigh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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