Allerdale Hotel Torquay


21 Croft Road, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ2 5UD

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About Us

The Allerdale Hotel is a Victorian Villa built in the 1850's for an Admiral, and was the first property on the famous Cary Estate. The Hotel is now under the personal supervision of the Abbott family, and has been  tastefully renovated to provide comfortable surroundings to ensure a relaxing  break. All bedrooms are en suite with colour tv and tea making facilities. The Allerdale also provides FREE WiFi to all guests.

We are delightfully situated in a quiet location, and nestling in spacious gardens, where you can sit and enjoy the peaceful sub-tropical surroundings.

A private path from the gardens leads to the promenade and Torre Abbey sands. The Allerdale Hotel although in a quite location is situated only a few minutes walk for the town centre and local amenities, including the English Riviera Conference Centre and the Princess Theatre. The Allerdale has a friendly family atmosphere and welcomes  all guests, providing relaxed comfortable accommodation for you to enjoy. We have a selection of rooms available to suit all requirements.

The Allerdale also prides itself in offering excellent food for you to enjoy in our attractive dinning room. Our chef provides a good full English breakfast to start the day or continental breakfast can also be provided. You can enjoy a wide selection of good traditional food chosen from the best fresh local Westcountry produce and lots of fabulous exciting  puddings! He also caters for special dietary needs.

Our Lounge

Relax in the large south-facing lounge which overlooks the gardens, the ideal place to read a book or surf the internet in peace and quiet.

Spacious Rooms

Indicating the quality of the hotel, our bedrooms are all very comfortably appointed,  ensuite facilities, Terrestrial television, coffee and tea making facilities, are standard features in all rooms which are tastefully decorated. 

There are Standard, Superior and Superior Sea view rooms to choose from offering comfortable accommodation for everyones requirements all with free WiFi.

Check our Special Offers page for great rates!

Bar and Entertainment

The Allerdale Hotel has a comfortable bar to enjoy a quiet drink or dance the night away,
there is also a FREE snooker table to take advantage of.

Evening Meals

Our Chef offers a wide varitey of dishes made from local produce.


Sit out in our garden and enjoy the  peace and tranquility of the English Riviera. You can sample a drink from the bar on the patio whilst soaking up sun.

There is also a private path from the  garden which leads down to the seafront and Torre Abbey Meadows.

Breakfast at the Allerdale

Full English or Continental, it's designed to give you a fantastic start to your day!

We only use quality Coffee, Tea ans Juices to accompany our breakfasts.

100% FREE WiFi

Here at the Allerdale, we love the Internet as much as you do.

Connect your Smart Phone or Laptop to our WiFi for FREE while you stay with us.

There are no Passwords to enter, just connect to the 'Allerdale' and enjoy upto 20Mb Broadband

We cant gurantee WiFi coverage in every inch of our hotel as reception can vary depending on the device you use.

Opening Times

2021 Openings (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)



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    Recent Reviews:

    • susan j
      York, United Kingdom
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      2 of 5 stars
      12th Aug 2013
      Dated decor, loose floorboards, faded tea stained carpet in room,carpet in en suite fusty smelling. Had to buy a tin of air freshener to make the room smell acceptable. Cobwebs on wall and dust... Read full review
    • Kevin M
      Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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      Couldn't have asked for more
      5 of 5 stars
      23rd Aug 2013
      This is the second year I've stayed at this hotel. I found the hotel rooms to be in immaculate condition. In terms of food, there was a wide spread of choice and all was excellent. The staff were... Read full review
    • junegarrett
      Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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      Thank you.
      5 of 5 stars
      17th Aug 2017
      Stayed in Alerdale Court for my Sons wedding, hotel was emaculate an clean. Staff were all so helpful & friendly in every way food was amazing I would highly recommend anyone to stay there I shall... Read full review


    Road Directions

    From A380Take A380 to Torquay, leading to A3022 to seafront, turn left at traffic lights onto B3199. At junction Belgrave Road, Sheddon Hill go straight across up Sheddon Hill. Turn 1st left down Croft Road, 200 yards on left, pale blue building.

    Public Transport Directions

    By Bus - No 32 (Chelston Bus) from outside Lloyds Bank on Harbourside/Vaughan Parade or No 12 (Newton Abbot Bus) from outside Arcades on Torbay Road to Tor Hill Road/Abbey Road. Walk back along Abbey Road and take first left into Croft Hill which brings you out onto Croft Road.Walking - Along Seafront (Torbay Road) on right hand side by Palm Court Hotel follow pathway up the steps into Shedden Hill Road. Continue up the hill taking first left off Shedden Hill into Croft Road.



    • Additional meal details - On request
    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children all ages
    • Facilities for children

    Establishment Features

    • Accept coach parties
    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Beach within 2km
    • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem) - On request
    • Central heating throughout
    • Conference facilities
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Ironing facilities
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Pets accepted
    • Pets accepted by arrangement
    • Public telephone
    • Regular evening entertainment
    • Sea Views
    • Separate guests' lounge
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Key Features

    • Non smoking establishment

    Leisure Facilities

    • Games Room - Snooker Table

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • All major credit cards accepted
    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Special group rates
    • Visa accepted

    Room / Unit Features

    • Colour television in all bedrooms
    • Electric shaver point
    • Free View TV
    • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
    • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
    • Non smoking rooms available
    • Radio in all bedrooms
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

    Specialist Features

    • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
    • Marketed to any other specialist market
    • Special provisions for cyclists
    • Special provisions for lone female travellers
    • Special provisions for walkers

    Travel & Trade

    • Group discounts available
    • Packed lunches available
    • Wi-fi available

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    This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
    Company number 10237792.
    Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
    Telephone 01803 211211

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