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WESTERN LADY FERRY

For more than 75 years, the Western Lady has been providing exceptional ferry services between Brixham and Torquay. Our ferry ride takes only 30 minutes and offers a serene and delightful way to experience the beautiful Torbay from a unique perspective, especially when the sun is shining!

TORQUAY WATERSPORTS

The Raptor, a thrilling watercraft, promises an exciting ride filled with 30 minutes of exhilarating fun. Our trip is designed to break up the journey into short, energizing bursts while stopping at places of interest. This allows our passengers to take a breath, relish the breath-taking beauty of Torbay, and savour another chance to experience the extraordinary acceleration of the Raptor.

JET SET GO

We invite you to join us on the water for an exhilarating experience on our Yamaha VX skis or Personal Watercraft (PWCs), renowned for their exceptional performance and handling capabilities. Our 1.5 hour excursion is suitable for individuals, couples, and groups of up to 6, providing an unparalleled opportunity to explore and visit some of the most breathtaking and hard-to-reach parts of the English Riviera coastline.

STAND-UP PADDLE BOARDING

Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) is a rapidly growing water sport that has captivated the attention of enthusiasts around the world. And what better place to learn this exhilarating sport than in the sheltered waters of Torbay. So, whether you are a seasoned water sports enthusiast or a beginner looking to try something new, we invite you to join us for an unforgettable SUP experience.

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TORWOOD GARDENS

Located on Babbacombe Road just outside of Torquay Town Centre, Torwood Gardens is a must-see for those looking to experience the natural beauty of the area. To find it, simply walk away from the Clock Tower and Harbour area in the direction of Babbacombe, and look to your right after approximately 150 metres.

TORRE ABBEY

Located in the picturesque seaside town of Torquay, Devon in the South West of England, Torre Abbey is a historic building and art gallery that is steeped in centuries of history and culture. Founded in 1196 as a monastery for Premonstratensian canons, it remains the best-preserved medieval monastery in Devon and Cornwall. Torre Abbey is a must-see destination for anyone visiting Torquay. With its rich history, stunning gardens, and exceptional art collection, it offers a unique glimpse into the culture and heritage of the region.

TORQUAY MUSEUM

Nestled in the heart of Torquay, Devon, lies the fascinating Torquay Museum. This treasure trove of history and culture is home to an incredible array of exhibits and artefacts, spanning thousands of years of human history. Visitors to Torquay Museum will have the opportunity to delve into the ancient world, exploring exhibits that showcase the tools, weapons, and lifestyles of our prehistoric ancestors. From the Bronze Age to the Iron Age, visitors can discover how our ancestors lived and worked, and gain a new appreciation for the ingenuity and resourcefulness of early humans.

DADDYHOLE PLAIN

Located on the coastal headland, Daddyhole Cove and Triangle Point offer a fascinating glimpse into the geological history of Torquay. The Devonian limestone formations, on display at Daddyhole Cove and the small quarry at Triangle Point, are a stunning example of sedimentary rock. The site also boasts impressive arch-shaped folding of the rocks, adding to the dramatic landscape. Fossil enthusiasts will be delighted to discover a rich collection of fossilized corals and brachiopod shells, providing insight into the palaeoecology of the Middle Devonian period.

SOUTH WEST COAST PATH TORQUAY

Nestled in the heart of Torquay, Devon, lies the fascinating Torquay Museum. This treasure trove of history and culture is home to an incredible array of exhibits and artefacts, spanning thousands of years of human history. Visitors to Torquay Museum will have the opportunity to delve into the ancient world, exploring exhibits that showcase the tools, weapons, and lifestyles of our prehistoric ancestors. From the Bronze Age to the Iron Age, visitors can discover how our ancestors lived and worked, and gain a new appreciation for the ingenuity and resourcefulness of early humans.

PRINCESS THEATRE

As the largest regional theatre in South Devon, the Princess Theatre is a cultural hub that attracts visitors from far and wide. The venue boasts an impressive programme of world-class entertainment, featuring top West End productions and touring shows from across the UK. From side-splitting comedy to toe-tapping musicals, from captivating dance performances to heart-warming music concerts, and even a range of shows designed especially for children, the Princess Theatre offers something for everyone. Whether you're a theatre enthusiast or simply looking for a fun night out, this iconic venue promises a memorable experience you won't soon forget.

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SMALL WORLD TAPAS TORQUAY

Founded in 2017 By Kevin from Cornwall and Sara from Spain, Small World Tapas is well known for revolutionising the way people eat and enjoy their tapas. Number 1 on Trip Advisor in Torquay for nearly three consecutive years and Top 10 Best Restaurant in Devon for 3 years. Exclusive flavours, mixing new and traditional techniques, served in Tapas size for you to create your own world on your table, whether if it is a romantic dinner, a family gathering, business meal or on your own.

OLLIE'S

Nestled in the heart of Torquay on Torwood Street, Ollie's is a newcomer to the town's culinary scene. Opened in December 2020, the restaurant boasts a chic and modern interior after undergoing a complete refurbishment. It promises to provide an elegant and welcoming atmosphere that perfectly complements the top-notch cuisine that is served.

EPHESUS

Nestled close to the picturesque Torquay harbor, Ephesus is a charming traditional Mediterranean restaurant renowned for its exquisite Turkish and Greek cuisine. The menu features a tantalizing array of dishes crafted with the freshest and finest ingredients. With options ranging from succulent charcoal-fired barbeque delicacies to delectable vegetarian plates, there is something to please every palate. And with standout dishes such as Lamb Moussaka and fresh seafood offerings, Ephesus is a must-visit for any food lover in search of an authentic Mediterranean dining experience in Torquay.

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We warmly welcome you to contact us at Kingsholm Guest House Torquay through any of the methods listed below. Your inquiries and feedback are highly valued and we are committed to providing you with prompt and courteous assistance. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us via any of the following communication channels:

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We extend a warm invitation for you to visit and speak with us. However, please note that due to our policy of advanced bookings, we cannot guarantee any vacancies at the time of your visit. We highly recommend that you contact us beforehand to make a reservation and ensure that your stay with us is seamless and comfortable.