The Elmdene

Rathmore RoadTQ2 6NZTorquayUnited Kingdom
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About The Elmdene

Placing guests near the Riviera International Centre and a short walk from Torquay’s main beach, The Elmdene is a five-star award-winning B&B with six letting rooms and a resident’s lounge.

Along with en-suite facilities and seating areas, all rooms at this B&B include flat-screen TVs, silent running fridges, and hospitality trays. Additional conveniences include ironing facilities, hairdryers, bathrobes, and complimentary toiletries.

The Elmdene offers free Wi-Fi access and complimentary private parking. This property is non-smoking and unable to accommodate pets or children under the age of 15 years.

A complimentary breakfast is served at individual tables in a Victorian dining room. Guests can enjoy a variety of cereals and yoghurts followed by a full English or a lighter option. All ingredients are locally sourced.

This B&B lies within a ten-minute drive of Living Coasts, 15 minutes from Paignton Zoo and Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves, and 55 minutes from Dartmouth.


Rathmore Road, TQ2 6NZ, Torquay, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1803)294940 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 10:30

Positive Reviews

Excellent location

The location of this B&B has been rated highly by previous guests. The setting just minutes from the main beach places you right in the heart of Torquay's English Riviera. There are shopping and dining opportunities nearby and the property is within a short drive of many coastal towns and attractions.

Gorgeous rooms

The quality of the rooms here never fails to impress. It's clear that a great deal of thought has gone into designing accommodation that is not only clean and comfortable but also elegant and inviting. Guests have found the room well equipped and often mention the stunning en-suite bathrooms.

Great value for money

While you wouldn't necessarily choose to stay at this B&B if you're on a tight budget, previous guests have found the rates here offer excellent value for money - considering the location of the property as well as the five-star standards. Essentials such as breakfast, Wi-Fi, and parking are all included.

Negative Reviews

Rating Overview

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9.6 /10
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9.6 out of 10 based on 149 reviews