Tusker Lodge

Guest House

533 Babbacombe Road, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ1 1HQ

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Tusker Lodge

About Us

Tusker Lodge is a small family run guest house, offering guests a friendly and informal atmosphere. The guest house is in a superb location, with a pretty south east facing sun-terrace, overlooking Torwood Gardens, and is only 400 meters from the harbour, the strand, shops and The Princess Theatre, and close to the beach and seafront. Within walking distance is the coastal path, which leads to Beacon Cove, Meadfoot, Hope Cove, Ansteys Cove, Babbacombe Beach and Oddicombe Beach. The Natural History Museum is almost adjacent to the hotel and Torbay’s famous Model Village is at the other end of Babbacombe Road, just a short bus ride away.
Single, Double and Family rooms / En-suite rooms with complimentary toiletries / Parking available / Free Wi-Fi access throughout / All rooms centrally heated / Freeview TV in all rooms / Complimentary Tea & Coffee making facilities and bottled water / Alarm clock radios / Special Dietary requirements catered for / Room only or B&B / Daily Housekeeping / 24 Hour Access / Credit Cards accepted – no fee

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Opening Times

2019 - opening (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Closed Christmas and New Year


Road Directions

By Car - From the M5 southbound continue on to the A38 for 2.4 miles. Merge left onto A380 via the ramp to Torquay for 10.1 miles. At the roundabout, continue on the A380 by taking the second exit and continue for 2.9 miles. At the roundabout take the first exit on to Riviera Way/A3022 and continue for 2.6 miles. At the traffic lights at the end of the road turn left to follow the seafront (not sharp left) on to Torbay Road/A379. Follow the road turning left at the first roundabout which will take you through the town centre, turn left at the second roundabout into Torwood Street, go straight over at the traffic lights, just before the second turning on the left (Museum Road) Tusker Lodge can be found on the left.

Public Transport Directions

By Train – Torquay has two railway stations, Torquay railway station which is 1.3 miles ~ 6 minutes by car, 30 minutes on foot, and Torre railway station which is 2 miles ~ 7 minutes by car, 32 minutes on foot (note: not all trains stop at Torre)
By Air – The nearest Airport is Exeter International Airport which is about 26 miles away ~ approximately 40 minutes by car.
Two bus routes operated by Stagecoach Devon pass through Torquay – The “Bayline” number 12 service between Newton Abbot and Brixham, and the X46 service between Exeter and Paignton.
Other routes operate within the town.



  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - Minimun age of 5

Establishment Features

  • Central heating throughout
  • Ironing facilities

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Seafront

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking - Further free parking is available in a barrier controlled car park 100 metres from the hotel
  • On site parking - There are 3 onsite parking spaces to the rear of the building

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

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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 enquiries@englishrivierabid.co.uk

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