The Hotel Balmoral


Meadfoot Sea Road, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ1 2LQ

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About Us

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. Positioned in the spectacular and most picturesque conservation area of Meadfoot, you can take in the glorious views of the sea from our extensive sun trapped landscaped gardens or stroll down to relax on the quiet blue flag beach just minutes’ walk away. Benefit from the peacefulness and tranquillity of Torquay’s very best kept secret yet stroll into the town harbour in ten minutes. Visiting the surrounding areas some of the very best attractions of Torquay such as Kent’s cavern and Torre Abbey are well within walking distance.

We make our hotel in Torquay your ideal place for that relaxed and informal away from it all feeling. Enjoy a day or a week soaking up the sun in our beautifully landscaped gardens and terrace overlooking the sea and some of the best costal scenery on the English Riviera, taking in the unrivalled position we have in Torquay.

Our leading Chef’s specialise in preparing top quality Italian English cuisine with a twist that includes fish purchased direct from Brixham fish market. We only use local butchers for all our meats. All our vegetables are freshly prepared and where possible sourced from UK.

We currently offer a variety of various bedrooms starting from our quality standard rooms to our more premium as well as also ones overlooking our garden with a sea view. We also provide a variety of various breaks and packages all through the season which includes weekend breaks,midweek breaks, Christmas Breaks  & New Year Breaks.

Please note: We are an adult oriented hotel therefore we don’t accept children 5 or under.

Torquay town harbour and attractions are literally on your doorstep, spend the day at the blue flag awarded Meadfoot beach just two minutes' walk away and come evening enjoy a five course evening meal served by our friendly small team of staff & freshly prepared by our experienced chef - all part of a great value package which makes us your ideal place of hospitality & accommodation in Torquay.

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6th Dec 2021
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7th Dec 2021
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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en suite£56.00 per room (breakfast included)
Family en suite£84.00 per room (breakfast included)
Single en suite£35.00 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.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2021 - Opening (1 Feb 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

* Prices range from Low Season B&B - £30 per person and high season £51
Dinner bed and breakfast prices range from £45 per person per night low season & £72 high season. (food is this this restaurant is renowned for its fine dining quality with a new menu daily and a variety of choice)

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Recent Reviews:

  • ChasPat56
    Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
    Perfect break
    5 of 5 stars
    21st Nov 2021
    Weekend stay with family was faultless. Very rare to be able to say that, even more so when it’s such good value. Food for every meal was really excellent in every respect plus warm, welcoming staff... Read full review
  • 831SarahT831
    North Tawton, United Kingdom
    Great weekend away
    5 of 5 stars
    22nd Nov 2021
    Tucked away just a bay away from Torquay harbour, this little gem was a perfect spot for a relaxing weekend away. Spotlessly clean, friendly hard working staff team. Food was what I would expect from... Read full review
  • Seatheworld18
    Relaxing Break
    5 of 5 stars
    23rd Nov 2021
    Had another lovely 4 night break at the very welcoming Balmoral Hotel. Its nicely situated in a quieter part of Torquay, very close to a peaceful beach - which makes for a very relaxing holiday... Read full review

Special Offers

  • Visit our restaurant in the evening , available for table reservations between 6:45pm and 8pm. Our small intimate restaurant offers a mix of Italian French and English cuisine, with a new menu daily, and fresh seafood daily. We are only minutes from meadfoot beach. We are open in the afternoon for real Devon cream tea with freshly made scones and jam in our beautiful gardens with sea views. Our bar is also open to non residents, enjoy a cold beer on the terrace with a brixham crab sandwich.

    Visitors will be able to redeem this special offer between 17/10/2012 and 30/12/2025

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  • Book directly on our website during September and get 5% off when you make an online booking. Just enter the discount code DIRECT5

    Visitors will be able to redeem this special offer between 01/02/2013 and 31/12/2029

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  • 2 Night Dinner, Bed & Breakfast Special Weekend Break Package - Only £130pp Includes two nights stay with breakfast, cream Tea, five course dining in our restaurant each night, lively live music both nights, three course sunday lunch. Available most weekends: end sep, oct, nov, dec, then spring 2022 Book online on our website:

    Visitors will be able to redeem this special offer immediately

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  • Luxury Tinsel & Turkey Break - 4 Nights Stay - Mon to Fri Stay includes five course dining in our restaurant each night and breakfast, Devon cream tea on arrival, canopies and Prosecco on Wednesday, with a luxury Christmas meal one night and live entertainment. Book online here Available from 25th October to 16th Dec 2021

    Visitors will be able to redeem this special offer immediately

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Road Directions

On arrival into Torquay town centre follow signs to meadfoot beach. In the main harbour area take the first left at the “clock tower roundabout” and then and next main set of traffic lights turn right (onto meadfoot road) uphill continue for 500 yards and then the road slowly decends . We are the last hotel on the right, blue signage, opposite a post box.

Public Transport Directions

Train station is 5-10 mins away by taxi. Bus stop right outside the hotel number 64 . Get this to to the hotel from the main harbour outside debnehams at 7 minutes past the hour (last bus 17:07) does not run on a Sunday.




  • Free Wi-Fi available


  • Additional meal details - 5 course evening meals using local produce.
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Half board supplement (£) - Included in room rates.
  • Restaurant - Fine Dining Restaurant
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - Well behaved children only - No children under 4

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Beach within 100m
  • Beach within 2km
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Central heating throughout
  • City Centre Location
  • Conference facilities
  • Free car parking
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Gym and Leisure facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Near coastal path
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • Open All Year
  • Pets accepted
  • Public telephone
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Regular evening entertainment
  • Restaurant
  • Sea Views
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection
  • Country house
  • Film or TV location - Featured on TV
  • Groups Welcomed
  • In town/city centre - 10 minute walk from central town harbour area.
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Romantic
  • Seafront - 2 Mins Walk to Meadfoot Beach

Languages spoken

  • Hungarian spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities - offsite
  • Outdoor pool - offsite £10 per day charge
  • Sauna - Offside £10 per day charge

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

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


  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV
  • Electric shaver point
  • Free View TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • 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

  • Christmas/New Year Programme
  • Honeymoon Breaks
  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Pets (Proprietors) on premises
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Travel & Trade

  • Free accommodation for coach driver
  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Get in Touch

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Tel01803 293381

Tel01803 299224

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Tel01803 293381

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Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
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