Torquay -The English Riviera
Torquay is ranked by many as the most glamorous and famous of all West Country resorts and the town is overflowing with vitality and places of interest to visit. With its mild climate, sophisticated environment and beautifully varied scenery, set around the spectacular Torbay, no wonder its popularity has never waned.
The Carlton Hotel, 3 Star
Falkland Road, Torquay Tel: 01803 400300
A short walk from the seafront and town centre, the Carlton Hotel is part of hotel group TLH Leisure Resort, boasting four hotels on a single 7 acre site with outstanding leisure and entertainment facilities, including Aztec Falls, a 25 metre indoor pool complex; 4 rink indoor bowls arena; games centre with snooker, table tennis and 10pin bowling; luxury Aztec Spa; gym and fitness studio. Guests are entitled to 15% off pre-booked individual spa treatments. Top quality nightly entertainment comes from the talented TLH Entertainment Team and the best tribute acts, plus an outstanding choice of daily activities means there’s never a dull moment. The activity programme includes quizzes, social dancing, table tennis and 10pin bowling competitions and more. Relax with a drink in one of the many bars and lounges or the Aztec themed Bistro. A table d’hôte dinner selection with additional à la carte choices is served in the elegant restaurant.
Saturday 26 September 8 Days £570
Single Supplement £30. Insurance £25
(includes Insurance Premium Tax at 20%)
7 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, Welcome Drink in Torquay, Entertainment each evening in Torquay.
DAY 1 We leave home and travel to our overnight stop in the North of England.
DAY 2 After breakfast, we travel south into Devon and our hotel for the next 5 nights to a Welcome Tea or Coffee.
DAY 3 We have a day at leisure to enjoy Torquay or simply relax in the hotel, enjoying the stunning views over Torbay.
DAY 4 Our excursion takes us to Brixham, one of Britain’s busiest fishing ports. Wander around the many harbourside shops, watch the fishermen unloading their catch or take a peek at the work of the artists who gather at Artist’s Corn.
DAY 5 We visit Dartmoor today, one of the largest national parks in Britain, we pass towns and villages including Tavistock and Okehampton.
DAY 6 A day at leisure, there is so much to see and do in Torquay and also take advantage of the hotel’s facilities.
DAY 7 We sadly leave Torquay and head North to our overnight stay in the North of England.
DAY 8 After breakfast, we travel homeward.