Bed and Breakfast and Guest House Accommodation
TQ2 6QH, Torquay, Seafront
Set back from Livermead Beach, the Waters Edge Hotel offers limited on-site parking. Torquay Railway Station is just 500 metres away, while the coach station is 2 km away. WiFi is available in the reception... read more
TQ2 5JP, Torquay, Falkland Road
This 4-star Silver award-winning Victorian villa is a 10-minute walk to the beach and Torquay Train Station, and 20-minute walk to the picturesque harbour area. The Westgate offers free parking and free WiFi. All the... read more
TQ2 5UE, Torquay, Croft Road
The family run Devon Court is located in the heart of Torquay and offers a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool, sun terrace and picturesque garden for guests to enjoy. It also includes free Wi-Fi and... read more
£ 82.86View Rates
TQ2 5LG, Torquay, 67 Avenue Road
The Harmony Bed and Breakfast is a fully-licensed B&B. With an AA 4-star rating, the B&B is just a 12-minute walk from Torquay Beach and Promenade. The Harmony is a detached Edwardian villa that was... read more
TQ2 5UE, Torquay, Croft Road
On a quiet tree-lined road, overlooking its own secluded gardens and swimming pool, this adult-only hotel offers a range of facilities and services for a pleasant and relaxing stay. Free Wi-Fi is available in all... read more
TQ2 5LA, Torquay, 3 Avenue Road
Situated 5 minutes’ walk from the beach and Torquay Train Station, Avenue Park Self Catering Accommodation offers a villa or an apartment. Free car parking and free on-street parking is available at this property. Both... read more
£ 130.00View Rates
TQ2 5UD, Torquay, Croft Road
With beautiful panoramic views across Torbay, the Richmond Hotel is just a short walk from the seafront, via a private wooded path. All of the comfortable and well equipped rooms feature private bathroom facilities, and... read more
TQ2 5BD, Torquay, Cleveland Rd
Just 4 minutes’ drive from Torquay Train Station and the seafront, The Cleveland offers a high standard of bed and breakfast accommodation. This guest house has been awarded an AA Four Star Gold award and... read more
TQ2 5HJ, Torquay, Belgrave Road
Situated 3 minutes’ walk from Torquay Beach and a 15-minute walk from Torquay town centre, Riviera Hotel features an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi® and gym. Free WiFi is provided in public areas and surcharge on-site... read more
TQ2 6NZ, Torquay, Rathmore Road
Just 300 metres from the seafront and sandy beach, Elmdene offers spacious rooms with parkland views. With a Gold Award from Visit Britain, the hotel serves fresh cooked breakfasts. All rooms are elegantly decorated, and... read more
£ 86.25View Rates
TQ2 6QT, Torquay, Cockington Lane
This charming, award-winning, family-run Edwardian residence has an idyllic location just 100 metres away from the seafront, the sandy Livermead beach and the quiet, tree-lined meadows of Cockington Valley Country Park. The Charterhouse is in... read more
£ 55.25View Rates
TQ2 5NP, Torquay, 105 Abbey Road
Lindum Lodge is a family-run hotel providing a high standard of comfort and service in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. A reputation for good food, and service to match, is assured by the personal supervision... read more
TQ2 5HY, Torquay, 70 Belgrave Road
We are a small, family-run Guest Accomodation in the favoured Belgravia area of Torquay, ideally located for the shops, beach, theatre, International Riviera Centre, tennis club and bowling greens. Whether you are looking for a... read more
£ 40.40View Rates
TQ25HY, Torquay, 66 Belgrave Road
This centrally located, family-run guest house boasts stylish rooms and is just 5 minutes’ walk from Torquay’s town centre and sea front. All The Belmont’s bright, spacious rooms feature a flat-screen TV as well as... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
TQ2 5TZ, Torquay, 17 Croft Road
Crofton House Hotel is exclusively for adults. Set in an 1850's villa offering guests a choice of 16 suites and rooms, all with flat-screen TV with multiple Freeview channels, complimentary tea, coffee, eco-friendly toiletries and... read more
TQ2 5BE, Torquay, 26, Cleveland Road,
Featuring free WiFi and a seasonal outdoor pool, Glenorleigh is a family-run accommodation in Torquay, 480 metres from Torre train station, and a 15-minute walk from Torquay Bay. Each bedroom offers a flat-screen TV, tea... read more
TQ1 1HF, Torquay, 74 Braddons Hill Road East
Perched at the top of a hill, The Robin Hill is a charming bed and breakfast in the heart of the seaside town of Torquay. With views overlooking Torwood Gardens, it has free Wi-Fi, free... read more
£ 62.40View Rates
TQ2 5HU, Torquay, 21 Belgrave Road
This family run guest house is within 500 metres of the Riviera Centre and Torquay's seafront, and just 1 mile from the harbour with its selection of bars, restaurants and shops. All rooms are en... read more
£ 60.00View Rates
TQ2 6QE, Torquay, St Agnes Lane
Welcoming couples and families, this superb Hotel is situated in a quiet location, a few minutes’ walk from Torquay seafront, the town centre, Torre Abbey and the English Riviera Conference Centre. The hotel provides free... read more
TQ2 5LL, Torquay, 75 Avenue Road
Kingston House is a 5-star Victorian villa just 1 mile from Torquay’s town centre and harbour. All rooms have been refurbished and include air conditioning and free WiFi. The bright, airy rooms at Kingston House... read more
TQ2 5BA, Torquay, 30 Bridge Road
A beautiful environment, Trafalgar House is an elegant Victorian villa with sub-tropical gardens and a free car park. It has a quiet setting 700 metres from the sea. Trafalgar House has a chic yet comfortable... read more
TQ2 5AY, Torquay, 50 Bampfylde Road
Beautifully set in a tree lined avenue in the cosmopolitan resort of Torquay, 'The English Riviera', this elegant Victorian villa is ideally located just a short stroll away from the sea front. Within easy reach... read more
TQ2 6NZ, Torquay, Rathmore Road
This small, family-run guest house is 400 metres from the seafront and a 300-metre level walk from Torquay train station and the English Riviera Conference Centre. The guest house is situated next to parkland in... read more
TQ2 6RQ, Torquay, Seafront
With a cliff-top location, and private access to the secluded Livermead Sands Beach, the family-run Best Western Hotel offers far-reaching sea views from its mood lit terrace seating area. Free Wi-Fi and free private parking... read more
TQ2 5SG, Torquay, 2 St Efrides Rd
Ashurst Lodge offers clean and comfortable rooms 500 m away from the Riviera International Conference Centre, 700 m from the beach and very close to the town centre. The guest house has its own car... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
TQ2 5HG, Torquay, Belgrave Road
Located in Torquay, within 200 metres of Riviera International Centre and 400 metres of Torre Abbey, Abbey Sands Hotel provides accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. This 3-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk.... read more
TQ2 5BA, Torquay, 12,Bridge Road
In a quiet tree-lined road, just a short walk from the town centre, the seafront and the Riviera Centre, Exton House has been awarded a 4-star guest accommodation rating. Your hosts, John and Julie, pride... read more
TQ2 5LH, Torquay, 89 Avenue Road
Close to all that Torquay has to offer, the Cranmore Bed & Breakfast offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Just metres from Torre railway station and within easy reach of all of Torquay’s amenities and... read more
TQ2 5BA, Torquay, 14 Bridge Road
The Baytree is a well-maintained Victorian property located in a quiet, tree-lined road only 5 minutes’ walk from the seafront, shops, restaurants and English Riviera Conference Centre. The Baytree is 'Highly Commended' in the English... read more
£ 60.00View Rates
TQ25AX, Torquay, Bridge Road
In a quiet location, just a short walk from the main seafront and the popular harbour-side area, this small family-run hotel offers comfortable en suite accommodation. With just 6 rooms, the Abbeyfield offers friendly, personal... read more
Why choose to visit Torquay ?
Ideally located on the seafront, the town offers a wonderful setting for a family holiday and provides adults and children with numerous activities. In addition to its nine high quality beaches, which can be enjoyed thanks to a very pleasant micro-climate, visitors can indulge in various cultural and historical landmarks.
B&B’s located at the seafront, rooms with sea views, family rooms. Most establishments offer free parking and free Wi-Fi.
Torquay, on Devon’s South coast is a perfect place to spend a luxurious break in the UK. The town, with its long heritage, offers a wealth of impressive accommodation, from budget rooms to four and five star B&B and self catering properties. Whether you are looking for a boutique establishment with well appointed rooms overlooking the sea, or an elegant room in a beautiful property with period architecture, there are sure to be great deals on the best places to stay to suit your preferences.
Many of the town’s finest properties are former Victorian villas, still boasting an air of old-world decadence. Located within walking distance of the centre and also the gorgeous beach, these one-time homes of the rich and successful now offer guests stunning panoramic vistas in a sophisticated setting. While visitors can indulge in the splendour of a bygone era, they can also benefit from all modern conveniences, in comfortable, spacious suites that offer excellent facilities from Wi-Fi access to flat screen televisions and luxury toiletries.
What to do ?
Among the latter, Kents Cavern, one of the most important prehistoric sites in the country, is probably among the most interesting, especially for children. From a bed and breakfast equipped with family rooms, a quick walk will usually be all you need to discover everything this special place in Devon has to offer.
After a fascinating educational visit, you can bring your little ones to Living Coast, a zoo dedicated to regional wildlife which will most probably catch their interest. In the evening, be sure to enjoy a leisurely walk around the harbour and the Marina, including a stop at the famous Victorian Pavilion. After such long days strolling from the seafront to the numerous attractions, you will surely enjoy a lovely restful night at your bed and breakfast.
Accommodation – Where to Stay ?
Accommodation is plentiful and easy to find, with a great quantity of guest houses or cheap b&b located all around the town. To make the most of your stay, make sure you choose a place near the seafront, which will make it quite easy for you to travel around, all the while providing you with lovely sea views.
If you are traveling with children, you may want to pick an accommodation with family rooms. Staying centrally will give you easy access to the beaches, the harbour and the Marina, where you will find plenty of restaurants, cafés and shops. The area around Meadfoot beach is usually a popular option, while cheap b&b can also be found in quiet areas slightly off the town center.
If you arrive in town by train and need to have easy access to the station for an early departure, finding a place to stay around there is also a possibility, which still allows you to be by the sea. Finally, if you are planning on doing a lot of shopping, why not have a look at guest houses or bed and breakfast located near the city’s main commercial centers, like Union Square or Fleet Walk? You will then be ready to enjoy this corner of the English Riviera to the fullest.
A wonderful destination to experience a taste of the high life
The British Riviera is a wonderful destination for anyone wanting to indulge themselves and experience a taste of the high life. When you choose a top hotel here, you can benefit from a host of excellent facilities that are available to guests, often included within the price.
Dine in award winning restaurants and sample some of the finest local produce cooked to perfection, enjoy a pampering beauty treatment, or unwind completely in the sauna or jacuzzi. Take advantage of warmer days by going for a swim in the hotel’s outdoor pool or enjoy an invigorating workout in one of the fitness suites. Get sporty with a game of squash or tennis or relax on the sun terrace, soaking up the sunshine.
If you are travelling with the family, you are sure to be able to find somewhere to stay that can accommodate your party. Many properties offer stylish family suites with plenty of room for everyone to spread out as well as child-friendly activities and facilities from shallow pools to kids menus, all within striking distance of fun family attractions. There is no need to leave the family dog at home either, as many of the area’s properties accept pets for a nominal fee. Some B&B in Torquay with sea view are perfect for a romantic weekend break.
If you would prefer to stay on the edge of the town, closer to the idyllic location of rural South Devon, there are several country house bed and breakfast properties that offer an intimate experience in a delightful countryside setting.
Capturing the essence of a Victorian weekend in the country, these elegantly refurbished manors give guests the opportunity to enjoy a quieter pace of life surrounded by mature gardens and sweeping views. Perfect for couples, details such as four poster beds, complimentary bathrobes and slippers, and private hot tubs make these out of town destinations a perfect spot for anyone looking for a romantic break.
There are frequent train connections provided by First Great Western. Most rail rervices run from Exmouth and Exeter St Davids to Paignton. In summer the Torbay Express runs between Bristol Temple Meads and Kingswear. Also some trains arrive from London Paddington Railway station.
Location – Where is
Where is Torquay ?
This seaside resort town is located on the English Riviera, in the south-west of England UK. The town lies on the southern coast in the county of Devon.
- Exeter in Devon — 24 miles
- Weymouth Ferries — 78 miles
- Taunton Somerset — 52 miles
- Newquay near Fistral Beach — 101 miles
- Bournemouth Seafront — 104 miles
The town can be reached by plane via nearby Exeter International Airport, less than 25 miles away. The airport is served by domestic, as well as international flights.
Must See Tourist Attractions and Sights
Cockington Country Park
(Cockington, TQ2 6XA Devon England)
Wonderful open parkland in the village of Cockington.
Babbacombe Model Village
(Hampton Ave, Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LA, United Kingdom)
There are nice models of shops, houses, hospital, boat, train etc. Great place for young and old.
(Ilsham Rd, TQ1 2JF, South Devon)
Amazing cave system. The caves are a very good insight into cave life and how they came to be.
(Babbacombe Downs Road, TQ1 3LU England)
Nice friendly theatre with comfortable seats. See variety shows, plays, Christmas Show, etc..
(Fore Street, St Marychurch, TQ1 4PR England UK)
Very interesting museum displaying a wonderful collection of past items. Great for adults and kids.