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The Torcroft, Torquay

Type:Bed & Breakfast

28-30 Croft Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 5UE

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Update May 2021 The Torcroft, named second best-rated B&B in the UK and Europe and third in the world.

The Torcroft is an award-winning Bed & Breakfast in a remarkable setting in Torquay, which is currently rated 4th out of 148 B & B's on TripAdvisor and 9.6 on Booking.com. For every traveller it is always a delight to find a hotel which not only meets your expectations, but exceeds them. Discover the charm and warmth of this lovely haven on the English Riviera. Located 5 minutes walk from the The Bay and 10 minutes from the harbour, Princess Theatre and Torquay seaside town.

Rooms at The Torcroft are decorated in a contemporary style to a high standard, with an emphasis on quality, luxury and comfort. Guests tell us that that they enjoyed an excellent night’s sleep, perhaps due in part to our exclusive quiet location and our wonderful beds. All our modern en-suite bathrooms offer beautiful toiletries supplied by St Kitts Herbery, based in Cornwall. Refreshment are replenished daily, with locally sourced products you'd expect in a top establishment, including Yorkshire Tea, chilled Devon water, milk pods to reduce our plastic use and biscuits baked in-house.

Breakfast at The Torcroft will set you up well for the day ahead. From the buffet you can choose from a selection of homemade granola, museli, organic yoghurt, honey, morning scrolls, seasonal fruits and delicious jams. From the kitchen we offer some cooked delights to keep you going, including our local suasages, bacon and free range eggs served how you like them. Breakfast is served from 08:30 - 09:30 (10:00 at weekends) 

Sample menu includes; full English breakfast, wild mushroom toastsham and fried eggs, grilled kippers, brown butter and parsley, porridge with Earl Grey stewed prunes, toasted walnuts and melted butter and ham and cheese omelette.

 


ENGLISH RIVIERA WALKING FESTIVAL
We welcome walkers taking part in the English Riviera Walking Festival and can offer:

* Early breakfasts if required.
* Breakfasts - wide selection including locally-sourced cooked delights with vegetarian and vegan option.
* The Torcroft is in a great location, a peaceful retreat, minutes from Abbey Sands, Torre Abbey and gardens with several restaurants and bars nearby.
* Beautifully decorated contemporary rooms to help you relax after a hard day's walking.
 

Awards

  • TripAdvisor AwardsTrip Advisor Travellers Choice Best of the Best Award 2020 Trip Advisor Travellers Choice Best of the Best Award 2020 2021
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
    • Service
      5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      843
    • Very Good
      38
    • Average
      3
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • spillermarie
      Greater London, United Kingdom
      Boutique and Chic - the place to stay in Torquay
      5 of 5 stars
      29/01/2024
      We stayed here for a friends birthday weekend and had a fabulous time. Phil and Gary were the perfect hosts and the blueberry pancakes for brekkie were amazing. Our room (no.6) was beautiful... Read full review
    • Debbie M
      One word..beautiful!
      5 of 5 stars
      11/02/2024
      From the moment we arrived we knew it was going to be lovely.Phillip welcomed us with a smile and made us welcome from the get go.He advised us on where to eat and was just happy to help.our room was... Read full review
    • JodyHa
      Fabulous
      5 of 5 stars
      19/02/2024
      We had a great stay here. Phill and Garry are very friendly and accommodating. Phill joined us for a drink in the very well stocked bar which was lovely. We had a balcony suite which was very... Read full review

    Facilities

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - The Torcroft is able to accomodate children aged 12 and above.

    Facilities

    Other

    • Free Wi-Fi available

    Room / Unit Features

    • Free Wi-Fi

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Bar

    Establishment Features

    • Licenced for alcohol

    Facilities

    Establishment Features

    • On-site parking or valet parking

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking - Free parking for guests.

    Facilities

    Establishment Features

    • Sea Views - Partial sea view from Balcony Suites

    Facilities

    Other

    • Free Wi-Fi available

    Catering

    • Additional meal details - Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten and Lactose Free catered for.
    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Local Produce English Breakfast
    • Serve breakfast

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - The Torcroft is able to accomodate children aged 12 and above.
    • Adult Only - The Torcroft is able to accoodate children of 12 years and over.

    Establishment Features

    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Beach within 2km - The Bay is a 5 minute walk from The Torcroft.
    • Broadband Internet Access
    • Central heating throughout
    • Free car parking
    • Garden/patio for guests' use - South facing terrace, where guests can enjoy a drink or bar snack .
    • Independent Business
    • Ironing facilities - The Torcroft offers an iron and ironing board and trouser press.
    • Ironing Facilities - The Torcroft offers an iron and ironing board on request - please note these are not stored in guest bedrooms.
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Near coastal path
    • On-site parking or valet parking
    • Sea Views - Partial sea view from Balcony Suites
    • Separate guests' lounge - The Torcroft offers a guests' lounge and fully licensed bar.
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Key Features

    • Green
    • In town/city centre - 4 minutes to beach
    • Non smoking establishment
    • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - The Torcroft was built in 1860 as a Gentleman's Residence and has stunning original features in the guest lounge and dining room.
    • Romantic
    • Seafront - Guests can enjoy a partial sea view from some of the bedrooms, and is a very short walk to The Bay.
    • Travelling Through

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking - Free car park for guests.
    • On site parking - Free parking for guests.

    Payment Methods

    • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
    • All major credit cards accepted
    • American Express accepted
    • Apple pay accepted
    • Cash & Cheque accepted
    • Cash accepted
    • Contactless payment accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Special group rates - The Torcroft can accomodate large parties, including the entire hotel, catering for up to 22 guests. Please contact The Tocroft direct if you are interested in discusssing options for large parties. Please note we do not accomodate stag or hen parties.
    • Visa accepted

    Proximity

    • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station

    Room / Unit Features

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

    Specialist Features

    • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly - The Torcroft has reduced it's use of disposable plastics across the hotel, employs a Green Policy, committed to saving waste and recylcing. The Torcroft offers a pre-order menu, to minimalise food waster.
    • Mobile Phone Reception
    • Pets (Proprietors) on premises - Minka, a Hungrian Viszla, also lives at The Torcroft. Minka lives downstairs with her owners and never goes upstairs or accesses guest bedrooms.
    • Special provisions for lone female travellers
    • Special provisions for walkers

    Travel & Trade

    • Group discounts available - Please contact The Torcroft directly if you are interested in booking for a group Please note we do not accomodate stag or hen parties.
    • Wi-fi available

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    Opening Dates and Times

    Open Christmas
    Open New Year

    * We are open each year from Easter to the end of October, and then weekends over the winter and Spring. Please note we are closed over January and until Valentine's Weekend too.

    The Torcroft, Torquay

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    From A38 Follow signs to seafront and town centre which will bring you to Belgrave Road. At traffic lights jct turn left into Lucius Street. Croft Road is the 1st turning on the right. The Torcroft is 300 yds along on the left.

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