Kingston House Torquay
“Impressive levels of quality and comfort, combined with engaging hospitality.” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
We have disposable masks and gloves that will be available to guests which they may wish to use when leaving Kingston House ie using taxis. PPE has been purchased for use by ourselves and also for our guests. We have re-organised Kingston House to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of all our guests and ourselves and the HM Government's permitted social distancing guidelines will be adhered to at all times. We have been in contact with our guests to reassure them and will continue to update of the current situation. We have also reduced the number of guest bookings.
Our Inspector's view
Inviting warmth and understated elegance, Kingston House is one of a select number of AA 5 Gold Star adult-only and fully licensed luxury B&B accommodations in Torquay. It is a premier destination for those who are looking for a touch of luxury, style, locally sourced delicious award-winning breakfasts and value for money when visiting the English Riviera. Our elegant spacious rooms are all individually air conditioned and are decorated and furnished to a high standard of comfort and luxury, offering an extremely relaxing break with luxury ‘Harrison Spinks’ superior quality beds and each en-suite provides power showers, underfloor heating and heated towel rails. All rooms have flat screen TVs with complimentary Netflix, a bluetooth DAB radio alarm clock, hairdryer, mini bar/fridge, complimentary still/sparkling bottled water, and fresh milk with a wide selection of teas and coffee. There are also a selection of snacks and drinks available in each room for your convenience. Handmade luxury chocolates greet you on your pillow, and White Company toiletries along with luxury towels are in all bathrooms. Kingston House boasts a shared lounge with a ‘guest only’ bar, along with free Wi-Fi access throughout. Free parking is available on site and on arrival guests are greeted with a complimentary Devon creamed tea. Breakfast is included in the rate and is served daily in the pretty dining room overlooking the patio courtyard. All breakfasts are freshly cooked to order using local produce where possible.The property is a short walk from Torre Abbey, its gardens, and Torre Railway Station. You can reach the town centre in a 15-minute walk and the beach in just a 10-minute stroll. Iron/ironing board along with bathrobes and slippers are available upon request.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 5
- Free TV
- Lounge with TV
- Open parking
- Afternoon Tea
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About the area
With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.
Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them.
Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.
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