Welcome to the Balmoral – Torquay’s Hidden Gem on the English Riviera

We hold 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, Torre Abbey and living Coasts all well within walking distance.

The Balmoral is a small family run independent hotel in Torquay and we have been trading as such for over sixty years. We have firmly established our position as one of the top hotels in Torquay offering a extensive selection of great value holiday breaks and special offers through the whole season. Many of our holiday packages include dining in our restaurant all included in the cost. We pride ourselves on delivering a fantastic holiday experience with a peaceful and informal ambiance.

Our leading Chef Sean Coulson specialises in preparing top quality French English cuisine with a twist that includes fish purchased direct from Brixham fish market. We only use local family 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 and Christmas & New Year Breaks.


Recent News

  • October Deals

    October Deals

    This October, our Weekend Break  & Midweek Deals in Torquay are starting up again!   HALF BOARD DEALS WEEKENDS – £95pp – 2 Nights Only £95pp for all this: -2 Nights, Bed, Breakfast and 5 Course Evening Meal. -Devonshire Cream […]

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  • Diving in Torbay

    Diving in Torbay

    Whilst spending time at our hotel in Torquay, there are many sea activities available such as fishing, swimming and boating, but as well as activities on the water’s surface, there is also plenty of fun to be found beneath the waves. […]

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  • Fishing in Torbay

    Fishing in Torbay

    With more than 20 beaches, 3 harbours and 2 piers, Torbay is a magnet for all those that love sea angling. Below is a list of all popular (and some less so) angling spots around the Bay. Staying at the […]

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Local Events

  • Brixham Christmas Lights Switch-On

    Brixham Christmas Lights Switch-On

    Lanterns, Lights and ‘Luminations. You can sing, dance, play music or just walk. You can come in fancy dress, or not… it’s entirely up to you… just don’t forget to bring your lanterns! Being held at The Quay, Brixham, free for […]