Torquay Beach - your peaceful haven awaits

If you’re visiting the Torquay area and want a quiet, tranquil place to let the stress melt away, just ask for directions to its magnificent beach. Far from the seaside’s water parks and gaudy amusements, Torquay beach is all about one thing and one thing only; lying back, taking in the incredible ocean view, and letting the stress melt away.

Taking a trip to Torquay?

While the nation is scattered with seaside towns, you’ll never find a place that sums up the classic British resort quite like Torquay. Famous for its beautiful coastline, Torquay is a paradise of genteel Victorian architecture and a local culture that’s geared towards taking it easy. Whether you’re walking through the surrounding acres of English Riviera countryside, delving into Kents Cavern, or simply trying one of its many great restaurants and bars, Torquay is one place you’ll never forget.

Torre Abbey - Torquay’s historic gem

Erected in the 12th century, Torre Abbey is an intriguing museum of art and history, contained within an ancient Scheduled Monument, accentuated by gorgeous, award-winning gardens. Aside from its fascinating historical exhibitions, Torre Abbey also plays host to a range of events, including theatrical performances in the house itself, showings on its outdoor cinema, and hilarious comedy nights in the chapel.

Planning a trip to Torquay Beach? Travelodge Torquay Hotel is a 15-minute drive away, and Travelodge Paignton Seafront Hotel can be reached in just over 20.