The Torcroft, Torquay

Bed & Breakfast

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

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From £79.00
The Torcroft, Torquay

About Us

From the proud new owners of the elegant Torcroft boutique B&B, Phil and Sharon Hobson this stylish B&B offers high quality accommodation at affordable prices. This beautiful Victorian villa is ideally situated in a quiet road in a conservation area, yet is only a short walk from both the seafront and the town. The Princess Theatre and Riviera Conference Centre are also close by. The Torcroft is set in its own delightful south facing garden. Its palm tree fringed terrace is an ideal place to sit and enjoy the Torquay sunshine. An extensive breakfast menu is offered, and special diets can be catered for. There is a licensed bar, ample parking and free WiFi.

The Torcroft has 11 bedrooms, all en-suite. Each bedroom has a hospitality tray, hairdryer and a flat screen digital TV with Freeview. The two balcony bedrooms have partial sea views and overlook the garden.

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Balcony en suite£139.00 per room (breakfast included)
Compact Double£79.00 per room (breakfast included)
Double en suite£80.00 per room (breakfast included)
Luxury Double room£125.00 per room (breakfast included)
Luxury Twin/Superking£125.00 per room (breakfast included)
Superior Double£110.00 per room (breakfast included)
Twin en suite£109.00 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
2020 - Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* The Torcroft is open until Jan 2 2020, to accomodate guests over the Christmas and New Year. The Torcroft re-opens mid-February, following a major refurbishment, for 2020. We've been expecting you.....

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Recent Reviews:

  • GRRollings
    Maidenhead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fabulous hotel near the sea
    5 of 5 stars
    3rd Mar 2020
    A group of 8 of us stayed at The Torcroft for a night, and we’ve come away feeling relaxed and refreshed and thoroughly spoiled. Gary and Philip looked after us and really helped to make the stay... Read full review
  • TLD2003
    Redruth, United Kingdom
    A night of pure luxury
    5 of 5 stars
    4th Mar 2020
    Amazing room, our bed was the comfiest I have ever slept in, breakfast amazing and the hosts were lovely. We ate at Bistrot Pierre which was a 5 minute walk from the hotel - definitely book a table... Read full review
  • digbys_11
    Poole, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great stay
    5 of 5 stars
    15th Mar 2020
    Had a great stay at the Torcroft, Phil was incredibly hospitable and couldn’t do enough for us. Beautifully decorated , great bar and company and a fantastic breakfast. Really easy to walk into... Read full review


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.

Public Transport Directions

From Torquay - 0.5 milesAlong seafront to major traffic lights, up Shedden Hill, 1st left into Croft Road.



  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station


  • Additional meal details - Special diets catered for
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Local Produce English Breakfast
  • Private Chef - The Torcroft employs a full time Chef, offering a menu with at least 5 options, using the highest quality local produce. The Torcroft focuses on home made food, including hash browns, English muffins, morning scrolls and biscuits for rooms.
  • 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
  • City Centre Location
  • Exclusive Use
  • 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 and a trouser press.
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Near coastal path
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • Open All Year
  • Sea Views - Partial sea view from some guest rooms.
  • 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

Languages spoken

  • French spoken

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
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Cash accepted
  • Contactless payment accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Euros 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

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV
  • 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

  • Commission/net rates apply
  • 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

Get in Touch

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Tel+44 01803 298 292

Tel07872 997511

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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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