The Abbey Sands Hotel


Belgrave Road, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ2 5HG
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About Us

Located in the heart of the English Riviera, Abbey Sands Hotel is perfectly situated to explore Torquay’s beautiful coastline, stunning beaches and local attractions.

Set in a wonderful location, surrounded by beautiful gardens, and just a stone’s throw away from the Torquay seafront.

Enjoying easy access to  22 miles of beaches,hidden coves and the stunning coastline that make up The English Riviera. Why not take a walk along the South West Coast Path.

There are plenty of attractions and activities for all the family. There are many outdoor attractions such as Paignton Zoo, Living Coasts, Dartmoor, Torre Abbey (with bowls, pitch and putt and tennis courts), Quay West (fun-filled water park), Babbacombe Model Village, Babbacombe Cliff Railway, Dartmouth Steam Railway and many many more. For the rainy day there is Kent’s Cavern, Bygones, Dinosaur World and more....

Within easy driving distance of the historic cities of Exeter and Plymouth, where you can shop till you drop. 

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Arrival Date:
22nd Mar 2019
Departure Date:
23rd Mar 2019
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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en-suite£72.00 per room (breakfast included)
Family en-suite£117.00 per room (breakfast included)
Twin en suite£39.00 per room (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • 3 Visit England Stars
3 Visit England Stars

Opening Times

2019 - opening (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
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    • Cleanliness
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Trevor W
      Lichfield, United Kingdom
      A Special Holiday on the English Riveria Torquay
      5 of 5 stars
      2nd Oct 2018
      We booked our holiday with the john Burton - Race hotel for 5 days last week in September, the hotel was rebranded to the Abbey Sands Hotel a couple of weeks prior to our leaving, however, this did... Read full review
    • Valerie C
      Weymouth, United Kingdom
      4 of 5 stars
      28th Oct 2018
      Our room was delightful, affording a glimpse of the sea. There was plenty of space for us and our well behaved dog. We were pleased to be able to walk her in the garden and surrounding area. We... Read full review
    • Barbequepete
      Congresbury, United Kingdom
      Stayed at the now Grosvenor Hotel 3 nights November 2018
      4 of 5 stars
      12th Nov 2018
      Thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Hotel - lovely room, very good food (think they are not missing Mr. B-R!) and helpful staff. Would recommend this hotel for a lovely Devon break. The décor is nice... Read full review


    Road Directions

    Abbey Sands Hotel is just off Torre Abbey Sands Beach on Torquay;s seafront. Just follow the signs for the sea front when entering Torquay and turn left into Belgrave Road. We are just a few yards from the beach on the left. For Sat-Nav please use postcode TQ2 5HG.

    Public Transport Directions

    Situated only a few minutes walk from Torquay train station. John Burton-Race, Restaurant with Rooms is situated on a main bus route, which links to Paignton and Brixham.



    • Accept Children over 7
    • Free Wi-Fi available
    • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station


    • Additional meal details
    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Half board supplement (£)
    • Local Produce English Breakfast
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children all ages
    • Children's play area
    • Cot
    • Facilities for children - Child Friendly Matters Award. See
    • Food/bottle warming available
    • Highchair

    Establishment Features

    • Accept coach parties
    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Beach within 100m
    • Beach within 2km
    • Broadband Internet Access
    • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
    • Central heating throughout
    • City Centre Location
    • Conference facilities
    • Dogs Accepted
    • Event venue
    • Exclusive Use
    • Family Friendly
    • Free car parking
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Gym and Leisure facilities
    • Hot Tub/Spa Bath
    • Ironing facilities
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Licenced for civil marriages
    • Log Fire
    • Near coastal path
    • Night porter
    • On-site parking or valet parking
    • Open All Year
    • Pets accepted
    • Pets accepted by arrangement
    • Pets accepted by arrangement
    • Real log/coal fires
    • Restaurant
    • Sea Views
    • Separate guests' lounge
    • Swimming Pool
    • Wedding Venue
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Key Features

    • Accessible
    • Celebrity connection
    • Family
    • Groups Welcomed
    • In town/city centre
    • Non smoking establishment
    • Romantic
    • Seafront
    • Travelling Through

    Leisure Facilities

    • Access to golf course
    • Gym
    • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities
    • Hot Tub
    • Indoor pool
    • Other sporting facilities
    • Outdoor pool
    • Sauna
    • Spa bath
    • Swimming pool

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • Off site parking
    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
    • All major credit cards accepted
    • Cash & Cheque accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Special group rates
    • Visa accepted

    Room / Unit Features

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

    Specialist Features

    • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
    • Christmas/New Year Programme
    • Honeymoon Breaks
    • Marketed to any other specialist market
    • Mobile Phone Reception
    • Pets (Proprietors) on premises
    • Special provisions for lone female travellers

    Travel & Trade

    • Free accommodation for coach driver
    • Group discounts available
    • Packed lunches available
    • Room/unit allocations 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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