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The Shoalstone

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Overview of The Shoalstone

The Shoalstone

4 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Bar
105 Berry Head Road, Brixham, England

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBreakwater Beach3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrixham Marina6 min walk
  • Popular LocationBerry Head14 min walk
  • AirportExeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.)43 min drive

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About this area


Located in Brixham, The Shoalstone is in a walkable area with good shopping. Berry Head Country Park and South Devon reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Golden Hind and Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens. Goodrington Station and Greenway House and Garden are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Breakwater Beach - 3 min walk
  • Brixham Marina - 6 min walk
  • Berry Head - 14 min walk
  • Golden Hind - 14 min walk
  • Oyster Cove Beach - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Torquay Station - 18 min drive
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 43 min drive


  • Shoals - 3 min walk
  • The Guardhouse Cafe - 13 min walk
  • The New Quay Inn - 14 min walk
  • Simply Fish - 14 min walk
  • The Blue Anchor - 14 min walk

About this property

The Shoalstone

Beach bed & breakfast with free breakfast and bar/lounge
The Shoalstone Brixham is a family owned bed and breakfast guest house run by resident owners, Gary and Sara, who offer informal, friendly and comfortable accommodation with a traditional English breakfast.

Most rooms enjoy glorious sea views across Torbay and into Lyme bay.
The B&B provides a well appointed breakfast room and guest lounge and is a non-smoking establishment throughout.

Brixham beaches on the doorstep:
Shoalstone Beach with its own open air sea water swimming pool (seasonal opening times) less than 2 minutes’ walk away from The Shoalstone. Breakwater Beach with Bistro, serving excellent food and beverages, ice creams etc from early morning until late evening is less than 5 minutes’ walk. Adjacent to Breakwater Beach is the Marina, with Brixham Harbour, numerous restaurants, cafes, sea food stalls, shops etc just a couple of minutes further on.
The Shoalstone offers 7 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 bar


  • Library

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

Shoalstone B&B Brixham
Shoalstone B&B
Shoalstone Brixham
The Shoalstone Brixham
The Shoalstone Bed & breakfast
The Shoalstone Bed & breakfast Brixham

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 31 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 31 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 31 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 31 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 31 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Welcoming hosts, house in a great location
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Gary and Sarah are excellent hosts. Our room had a little balcony with sea views which was a nice surprise.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved our 4 day stay. Gary and sarah were great,they couldn't do enough tor you. See you next year.
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Shoal stone guest house brixham
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
comfortable stay
All aspects of our stay were great and comfortable and the breakfasts were very tasty with fresh local ingredients.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020