Crofton House Hotel


17 Croft Road, TORQUAY, DEVON, TQ2 5TZ

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 206 reviews206 reviews
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01803 213121

Add Crofton House Hotel to your Itinerary

Guest Lounge at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Guest Lounge at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Outside swimming pool at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Devon Suite Bathroom at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • King Size room at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Junior Suite (Superking or Twin) at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Belgrave Suite (Superking or twin) at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Devon Suite (Superking or Twin) at Crofton House Hotel, Torquay, Devon
  • Crofton Suite (kingsize) at Crogton house Hotel, Torquay, Devon

About Us

7 Night special offer - Stay 7 nights and enjoy a 5% discount

Crofton House Hotel is an exclusive, adult only boutique hotel set in an elegant 1850’s villa in a central and idyllic location in Torquay. Guests, 18 years and over, can enjoy a warm welcome and a relaxing environment.  We offer a range of high quality, en-suite guest rooms and suites, some with incredible sea and garden views.

Guests can benefit from the tranquil setting and the widest range of leisure amenities for a hotel of our size. Enjoy a dip in the seasonal outdoor pool, unwind in the heated indoor pool, and feel re-energised in the hot tub, jacuzzi, sauna and steam facilities.

Our ‘cooked to order’ breakfast bites are available from 9am to 10am each day in the ‘Sea Lounge’. Guests can choose from an extensive selection of cereals, fruits and yoghurts at the Breakfast bar, plus the Crofton House team will be happy to serve tea, coffee and orange or apple juice. Our cooked breakfasts, The Full Crofton are prepared to order and include many locally sourced ingredients, giving you a true taste of the South West. The Crofton Continental consists of a platter of cold meats, cheeses and croissants. We aim to please and can accommodate guests with special dietary requirements, food allergies and intolerances. Please let the staff know when you place your order at meal times.

We also offer ‘all day’ menus with mouth-watering light bites and extra bite homemade dishes as well as three course meal options, all served in the ‘Sea Lounge’ dining room which opens onto our delightful sun terrace. The friendly lounge bar is a great place to meet family, friends and colleagues for an early evening drink or sundowner. Other leisure facilities include a pool table, darts, board games and books which guests can enjoy during their stay with us. Take a stroll in our mature garden which has a private gate leading to ‘Croft Meadow’ and onwards to Torquay sea front for shopping, bars, attractions and local amenities.

We are unable to accept visitors with pets however we can accommodate guide dogs at no extra charge. Please let us know at the time of making your booking. We can also assist visitors in hiring additional equipment (such as mobility scooters) that may be needed during their stay and can store and refrigerate prescribed medication, upon request. Please note that for guests with limited mobility or wheelchair users there is no lift access to the rooms and suites, and there are some steps inside the building.   

Located in Croft Road, we are ideally placed to explore the English Riviera, one of the UK’s top holiday destinations. Renowned for its iconic palm trees, Mediterranean-style atmosphere and mild climate, this award-winning resort has plenty to offer. There are 20 beaches, 10 of which have received the prestigious Blue Flag awards and the 22-mile coastline forms part of the famous South West Coast Path and offers thrilling and picturesque views and walks. The neighbouring towns of Paignton (3 miles) and Brixham (8.2 miles) are within easy reach by car, bus and passenger ferry service.

If you enjoy a spot of soft adventure there’s plenty of outdoor activity to try including Coasteering, Paddle boarding and Kayaking, amidst a unique setting and inspiring backdrop. The English Riviera’s outstanding landscape which includes Devonian limestone headlands and the vivid red Permian cliffs, has been internationally acknowledged as an area of geological significance and has been awarded UNESCO Global Geopark status.  One of only 7 geoparks in the UK and 140 in the world, the English Riviera is one of Earth’s extraordinary places. The gateway sites to the Geopark are at Berry Head National Nature Reserve, Brixham (12 miles); Seashore Centre, Goodrington (4 miles) and Kents Cavern, Torquay (2.1 miles) are definitely worth a visit and will tell you more about this fascinating area.

We look forward to welcoming you to Crofton House Hotel soon.

Availability Search

Arrival Date:
Guests in Room/Unit 1 Child Ages


  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award 2020
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

Opening Times

2021 - Opening (20 Mar 2021 - 1 Nov 2021)

* We are not suitable for coach parties. Hen or Stag parties



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
  • Very Good
  • Average
  • Poor
  • Terrible

Recent Reviews:

  • DWM165
    Tamworth, United Kingdom
    October Break
    5 of 5 stars
    15th Oct 2020
    We had a relaxing 3 day break at Crofton House. They strictly follow COVID19 guidelines to ensure the safety of both their guests and staff. The meals are cooked to order, excellent and good value... Read full review
  • 1960Kaz1982
    Special Birthday Celebrations
    5 of 5 stars
    20th Oct 2020
    Hotel - beautifully kept in all areas the lounge is gorgeous very traditionally decorated in keeping with the character of the property, there is an indoor/outdoor pool, my husband used the indoor on... Read full review
  • WanderingWithY
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Wonderful break from london
    5 of 5 stars
    30th Oct 2020
    My self and my mother stayed at The Crofton House Hotel back in August and it was wonderful. One of my favourite things about this hotel is how much natural light there is inside. The big windows... Read full review


Road Directions

From Newton RoadFollow main route to sea-front. From sea-front turn up Belgrave Road. First right is Scarborough Road. End of Scarborough Road is Croft Road, turn right.

Public Transport Directions

From Torquay StationTurn left on seafront; from seafront turn up Belgrave Road; first right is Scarborough Road; then right into Croft Road.



  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station


  • Additional meal details - “light bite” and “extra bite” menu served through the day from 11.30 am to 8pm
  • Bar - The licensed lounge bar is open from 11am to 10pm
  • Cater for vegetarians - Specific dietary needs catered for with advance notice
  • Serve breakfast - Breakfast is ‘cooked to order’ from a wide menu selection and served between 9am and 10am
  • Serve evening meal

Children & Infants

  • Adult Only

Establishment Features

  • Beach within 2km - Beach is a leisurely 10 minute walk away
  • Central heating throughout
  • Free car parking - subject to availability. Free road parking subject to availability
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Hot Tub/Spa Bath - Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Public telephone
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Spa Facilities

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Romantic

Languages spoken

  • Welsh spoken - As well as English

Leisure Facilities

  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities
  • Indoor pool - Heated pool with jacuzzi
  • Outdoor pool - Seasonal
  • Sauna - including steam facilites

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Four poster beds available
  • Free View TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Get in Touch

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01803 213121

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01803 213121

What's Nearby

  1. Torre Abbey Leisure Park, Pitch n Putt, Golf, Tennis, Bowls

    9 Hole Pitch n' Putt On Stunning Greens, 10 Tennis Courts, and Lawn Bowls. All Equipment…

    0.16 miles away
  2. Aztec Spa

    Immerse yourself in a gorgeous world of luxury treatments and products by spa specialists…

    0.16 miles away
  1. Jungle Journey Adventure Golf

    18 Hole Jungle themed adventure golf course. Wind your way through the jungle using your…

    0.2 miles away
  2. Torre Abbey Meadows

    Abbey Meadows and Gardens is situated on Torquay Seafront. The meadow is a large open…

    0.2 miles away
  3. Waves Leisure Pool

    No matter what the weather our pool offers great fun for all the family! With wave…

    0.2 miles away
  4. Creative Torbay is the hub for arts, events, and entertainment on the English Riviera.

    0.23 miles away
  5. Access to Beaches on the English Riviera

    With 3.3million visitors every year, the English Riviera is South Devon’s beautiful bay…

    0.23 miles away
  6. Potent Plants Garden - Torre Abbey

    Do not touch! is the warning for all visitors to the Potent Plants Garden at Torre Abbey.…

    0.27 miles away
  7. Lifestyle Health and Fitness Suite

    Lifestyle Health & Fitness Suite is one of Torquay's longest standing gyms with…

    0.28 miles away
  8. Award Winning Beaches on the English Riviera

    Awards are based on quality of management, cleanliness, water quality and other criteria.…

    0.3 miles away
  9. Torre Abbey

    An English Riviera UNESCO Global Geopark Key Site. 
    Come and enjoy a visit exploring…

    0.31 miles away
  10. Italian Gardens - Abbey Park

    Don’t miss the Italian Gardens, which form part of Abbey Park and Meadows. Here you’ll…

    0.35 miles away
  11. Torre Abbey Sands Torquay

    This delectable beach is part of the English Riviera and it lives up to its name with its…

    0.38 miles away
  12. Royal Terrace Gardens

    Landscaped gardens on the side of the cliff face on Torquay's seafront with stunning…

    0.42 miles away
  13. Global Geopark - Torquay

    In 2007 the English Riviera was designated a Global Geopark and is one of just 7 sites in…

    0.41 miles away
Previous Next

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

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss