Places to stay in Torquay
Of the towns which make up the English Riviera, Torquay is the liveliest, and great for classic British seaside holidays, complete with amusement arcades, rock, toffee apples and everything else you remember from your childhood. Accommodation choices mirror the great diversity, with ranges from historic inns to ultra-modern seafront hotels, many of which are within walking distance of the harbour, shops, and pubs. But it’s also a bustling hub for night life of all types with a Purple Flag awarded for its clean, safe and varied night time economy - so whether you want modern bars, traditional pubs or lively clubs you’ll have a great time.
The wide range of Torquay hotels, B&Bs and self-catering means there are styles of accommodation to suit differing needs and budgets, while in nearby Babbacombe you’ll find a great collection of guest houses and boutique accommodation where you can escape from the bustle of Torquay. Accommodation choices mirror the great diversity, with ranges from historic inns to ultra-modern seafront hotels, many of which are within walking distance of the harbour, shops, and pubs.
The Balmoral Hotel Torquay has among the most distinctive and unique locations of the numerous hotels and bed and breakfast establishments located in the Torbay area.
The Beulah is a charming Victorian villa, converted into nine high-quality, modern, holiday apartments, fully equipped for self-catering for one to four people. The Torquay self catering holiday apartments are set back from the road in quiet grounds, yet only 250 metres from Torquay's attractive harbourside and town centre, with its many varied shops, restaurants and continental cafes.
The relaxed elegance of The Torcroft Boutique B&B in Torquay is charming and historic eleven-room Boutique Bed and Breakfast which offers a very high level of comfort, warm atmosphere and ideal location, four minutes from the sea, town centre and the best restaurants in the lovely seaside town of Torquay. Owners Phil and Sharon have enhanced the ambiance of this beautiful Victorian villa by introducing features that reflect the intimacy and relaxed luxury of a boutique Bed and Breakfast.