Cycling holidays in Devon attract thousands of people every year to this scenic part of the world, but if you want to join in the fun and have a great time, then it’s essential to choose the right location to stay at.

Here at The Hotel Balmoral, we are pleased to say that every year many people from the cycling community choose our peaceful and tranquil location as their base.

Our hotel is located in the charming area of Meadfoot, only 2 minutes away from Blue Flag Meadfoot beach, and a short drive to the centre of Torquay.

But it’s our level of service that really sets us apart from the competition. The hotel is family run, and we pride ourselves on providing the personal touch that is hard to find elsewhere. Expect to receive a warm welcome from our staff, before enjoying your FREE complimentary Devon Tea and Sunday lunch with our special weekend break packages

We have a vast and broad knowledge about cycling holidays Devon, which means we will always be on hand to offer you guidance and recommendations about which cycling routes and locations you should explore during your stay.

After a tiring day on the saddle, what could be better than sitting down in our popular dining room and enjoying our now famous “English cuisine with a continental twist?” Your taste buds will be delighted by the range of local foods on offer, all expertly prepared by our professional chef.

Once you’ve had a good nights sleep in our comfy rooms, it’s time to start the day in the right way, by indulging yourself with a hearty breakfast, that includes a full English, a breakfast buffet, Kippers or maybe haddock tickles your fancy. Cycling holidays in Torquay Devon have never been so tasty!

It doesn’t matter if you are cycling on your own, with your partner, as part of a large group, or with the family, staying at The Hotel Balmoral will ensure you have a fantastic time, and memories to last for years to come.

You should also be aware that we offer a number of special deals throughout the year that represent great value for money. For example, you can take advantage of our midweek deals, bed and breakfast deals, weekend deals, and even Christmas and New Year deals. The choice is yours.

There is also the opportunity to relax and unwind on the secluded Meadfoot Beach. Recently voted one of the best beaches in Torquay, due to its cleanliness, safety, and quality of water, you can enjoy an afternoon of sun soaked pleasure, before cycling walking the few metres back to The Hotel Balmoral in time for dinner.

The great thing about cycling holidays in Devon is that you are only limited by your own imagination. You can easily get off the beaten track and create your own routes, whether it’s by the coast or through the countryside. You don’t even need to bring a bicycle, as there are plenty of hire shops around town where you can get kitted out.

We have arranged special discounts for our guests who would prefer to hire a bike while they are here:

  • –  Located on Belgrave Road – Torquay –  reduced to just £15 per day – with discounts for three or more days booked includes helmets and Locks.
  • – Located at the P& M Paignton Residence – Paignton – TQ4 6BA – reduced 10% off rental to £13.50 per day – £1 for  helmets.

For information on hiring bikes just talk to us at reception where we can arrange this for you at these reduced rates.

If you are planning a cycling holiday in Torquay Devon in the near future then call us on 01803 293 381 ,  we look forward to checking you in at The Hotel Balmoral.


Temporary Closure until 22nd May – COVID 19 

In line with government advice about avoiding non-essential travel, and the continued risk of spreading the COVID-19 virus we have extended our temporary closure until the 22nd May inclusive

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and take advice from the appropriate authorities, and we will only reopen when it is clear that it is safe to do so. If this means that we have to extend the closure beyond 22nd May, we will ensure we update this page.

What this means is that we will now have to defer all bookings for anyone who was planning to visit us during the temporary closure period.

Rebook for a future date: We very much look forward to the day when all of this is over and we can welcome you back to the Balmoral – With this in mind, we are looking upon this as a postponement, not a cancellation.

 We very much hope you will want to postpone your holiday and rearrange it for a later date. You can therefore move your booking to any available date this year, we will retain your deposit to be used against this amended booking.  Please check our website for various deals and offers we have running we may be able to move your booking to the same or similar offer.

If you elect to move your booking to a date with a different seasonal rate, we will need to charge you the new rate, which may be higher or lower, depending on which season you choose.

If you have booked with a voucher then we can move your booking to another off-peak period – which will now be the Autumn. (October onwards)

 We would like to thank you for your patience, understanding and support in these exceptional circumstances .

If you have another date you would like to transfer your booking to please email us at kindly bear with us for a response, we will get back to you asap.

 We will only be taking a limited number of calls during this time.

Please stay safe everyone and we are looking forward very much to the day, when we can throw open our doors to you all and welcome you back into the warmth and comfort of Balmoral  And when we do, we can assure you that it will be a time to remember