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Maypool Hostel

The once home of a Victorian shipbuilder, this imposing building, in Agatha Christie country, overlooks National Trust woodland with magnificent views across the River Dart. In its own extensive grounds, the hostel has spacious lounges, a minstrel gallery, log fires and its own moorings. Only a short distance from the towns of Brixham and Dartmouth, plus the holiday attractions of Torbay on the doorstep.


Lounge, T.V. room, dining room, games room, self-catering kitchen, showers, drying room and cycle store.

Beds 55
Disabled Facilities No
Drinks License No
Meals Yes, 19.00 hrs -
Under 3's No
No Smoking No
High Chairs No
Cots No
Parking Yes


Maypool House, Galmpton, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 0ET
01803 842444
Tourist Information: 01803 558383

Getting There

A38 - A380 - A3022 intersection A379 second turning on right (Manor Vale Road). Follow signs at Churston to Youth Hostel.

Ordnance Survey Sheet/Grid Ref: 202/877546


Stagecoach Devon 12/12A BR Paignton-Brixham, alight Churston Pottery 2m (Tel: 01803 613226).


Paignton 5m; Churston (Dart Valley Rly) 2m.


Plymouth/Roscoff 36m.

Nearest Other Hostels

Dartington 11m, Exeter 32m, Salcombe 26m

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