This historic Victorian villa was once Torre Vicarage, Agatha Christie and the Miller family frequently visited for tea. Agatha Christie drew on these early experiences and consulted with family friend and Vicar of Torre, the Reverend Harry Petty, on ecclesiastical matters when writing the first Miss Marple novel, Murder at the Vicarage (1930).
You can expect high quality bed and breakfast accommodation with free on site car parking and complimentary wi-fi available throughout the property. Guests recognise the exceptional service and freshly prepared, cooked to order “amazing breakfast”! For the very best rates and offers, please contact Nigel or Juliette on 01803 211580. Alternatively, visit the online booking page to make a reservation.
You can be certain of a warm welcome,
arrive as guests, leave as friends!
Connections to Agatha Christie
Visit England four star guest accommodation
Historic Victorian Villa
Surroundings in which to relax and unwind
Excellent guest reviews
Breakfasts prepared with locally sourced foods
Free on-site parking for guests, one parking space for each room
Short walk to the Riviera Conference Centre
Short walk to the Princess Theatre
Less than a mile to seafront, shops and restaurants
Less than 300 metres from Torre Railway Station
Less than a mile from Torquay Railway Station
Half a mile from Torquay Coach Station
On the Number 12 bus route between Newton Abbot and Brixham
Free Wi-Fi access
Home Instead Senior Care South Devon strives to reduce the stress felt by the carers of loved ones, while supporting people to live independently in their own homes.
Our services are flexible and cover non-medical care such as companionship, home help, personal care, meal preparation, local transportation, post-hospital care and medication reminders.
We match our CAREGivers with our client’s interests so that they have the continuity of the same person visiting and common ground on which to build a relationship. We visit for a minimum of one hour and can provide up to full 24/7 support. Our CAREGivers are carefully selected for their compassion, empathy and reliability and with our training, are able to meet the changing needs of our clients.
We offer bespoke and specialised services to clients with Dementia, with accredited and in-depth training in this area.
We recognise that our work not only assists our clients in maintaining and enhancing the quality of their lives but gives reassuring confidence and peace of mind to their families.
What makes us different?
• We turn up on time - every time;
• Continuity is important and we send the same person wherever possible. We would never send a stranger;
• Our CAREGivers have the time to develop a meaningful relationship when providing care with dignity and respect;
• Our CAREGivers encourage, stimulate and assist clients in a variety of day to day activities to maintain their independence and improve their quality of life.
• Our CAREGivers do not wear uniforms and look like family or friends who are visiting or taking clients out for a trip;
• Our business is personal. We are proud of our growing local reputation for providing an excellent service and will never compromise our standards.
Modern hairdressers for all ages with a traditional feel running through the heart of the salon
Torquay's local furniture superstore offering a vast selection of beds, mattresses, sofas, sofa beds, oak furniture and much more! 20,000 sq ft showroom with most items in stock. Visit us in store from Mondays to Saturdays 9.30 - 17.00.
At Kiddi Caru we are committed to providing outstanding childcare solutions to suit your needs as a busy parent.
Our Kiddi Caru Torquay setting provides an excellent environment for supporting all children’s care and development through offering a wide range of learning experiences and high quality resources for children aged 0 -5 years. Conveniently located within a 5 minute drive of the A380, this purpose built nursery is committed to providing the outstanding childcare solutions you would expect from a premium nursery provider.
A little bit about us:
We are Sign & Sign affiliated; a communication programme in particular for babies to encourage keyword signing alongside normal speech.
We provide wholesome food each day prepared by our onsite nursery chef with our range of menus which are checked by a qualified nutritionist.
We offer a safe and secure environment scoring top marks in our environmental health audit.
Arranged over 2 floors; 7 age specific playrooms arranged to encourage independent exploration.
Fantastic large garden area filled with lots of apparatus and ample space to play.
Local Trades Torbay an online and printed business directory distributed to 20,000 residential households every three months. and features some of the best business in Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Newton Abbot and Teignmouth.
From local Dog Groomers and Cleaners to Roofers and Cake Makers, we have it all, and all are waiting for you to get in touch.
Local Trades has been connecting local residents with businesses in the Torbay area since 2014.
Yalberton Industrial Estate,
Our Paignton Based team are on hand to give you the best advice and guidance for your specific business needs. We know one size doesn't fit all, so that is why we work with you to make sure you are getting great service and at the right price.
We work hard with the UK's leading suppliers of Business mobiles, fixed line and broadband, VoIP and vehicle management solutions, with the goal to provide you with the very best customer service experience possible; all while slashing your costs and eliminating all your existing administrative hassle.
We deal with the suppliers on your behalf, meaning you spend your time on the right things, YOUR business! We have over 25 years’ experience in negotiating with the suppliers on your behalf, so when it comes to price, we are on your side.
Our accounting services range from the basic ones that you would expect from any accountancy firm to more specialised services that very few firms in Torbay or South Hams can offer.
Our clients benefit from this more hands-on personalised service and it also helps us to really understand your business.
Fun and lively yet carefully structured musical education classes for babies, toddlers and preschool children in Torbay