South View Guest House Torquay

Guest House

12 Scarborough Road, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ2 5UJ

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About Us

A warm welcome awaits you from Bill at the South View where the atmosphere is friendly, informal and relaxed. 
We have a Four Star rating with the VisitEngand Quality in Tourism scheme.

Friendly, comfortable bed and breakfast with ensuite quality rooms.
Located in a pleasant Conservation Area, close to the Sea Front, Harbour, Torquay Town Centre and the Riviera International Centre.
All rooms En-Suite with WiFi, Freeview TV, fridge, tea/coffee courtesy tray and hair dryer.
A Full English Breakfast served with locally made sausage is available daily and a lighter and vegetarian options is also available.
Full central heating.

Private car park at the rear of the property.

We are close to the golden sands of Torre Abbey and Torquay's beautiful sea front gardens. There are putting greens, crazy golf, bowling, tennis courts, theatre, bistros, bars etc.

Why not take a walk to Torre Abbey Museum and enjoy the gardens with the Agatha Christie Potent Plants on the English Riviera.

A short walk will take you to Torquay harbour and the town centre.

The local bus service is very close by and operates regurlary.


  • Devon TourismVisit Devon Awards - Silver Visit Devon Awards - Silver 2016

Opening Times

Open Christmas
2020 -Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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    • Value
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      5 of 5 stars
    • Location
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Stu G
      Trip Type:
      Great small private hotel
      5 of 5 stars
      25th Sept 2016
      Lovely small private hotel in a quiet road, a short walk from the front, which makes for a perfect location, beautiful decor, very friendly, very generous breakfast too. Bill and Chris are the... Read full review
    • steveburt
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great little secret.
      5 of 5 stars
      10th Sept 2018
      We stayed at the South View from 6th - 10th September 2018, we were met by the owner 'Bill' who I have to say was very polite and helpful. The rooms re very clean and tidy with everything you could... Read full review
    • James H
      Bournemouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Small is beautiful
      5 of 5 stars
      16th Sept 2018
      Bill runs a first class small B&B, within easy walk of the sea front and Town. The room was of a good size and spotless. The breakfast is very good with ample choice. I would strongly recommend this... Read full review


    Road Directions

    From A379 Follow the A3022 towards seafront; along A379 towards Paignton; turn right at first set of traffic lights along Belgrave Road; just before the next set of traffic lights turn right into Scarborough Road; South View Hotel is situated on the left.

    Public Transport Directions

    From Torquay stationExit the station to seafront; along towards Torquay centre; turn left at second traffic lights onto Belgrave Road;turn right onto Scarborough Road just before next set of traffic lights; South View Hotel is situated on the left.



    • Free Wi-Fi available


    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Serve breakfast - Full English and lighter options.

    Children & Infants

    • Adult Only

    Establishment Features

    • Beach within 2km
    • Broadband Internet Access
    • Central heating throughout
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Ironing facilities
    • Near coastal path
    • Open All Year
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Non smoking establishment
    • Townhouse

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • Delta accepted
    • JCB accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Room / Unit Features

    • Central Heating
    • Colour television in all bedrooms
    • Colour Television in all units
    • Digital TV
    • Electric shaver point
    • En-suite
    • Free View TV
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Fridge
    • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
    • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
    • Non smoking rooms available
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
    • TV in all bedrooms
    • WiFi

    Travel & Trade

    • 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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