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"Had a fantastic stay. The hospitality was second to none. Very clean and great location. Thanks Terri & Bernard - we'll definitely recommend!"
V. Mehta & V. Mistry
"Fantastic stay & wonderful breakfast - best place to stay in Torquay!"
Dean & Julie
"What a wonderful find!! Excellent breakfast, a magnificent view
out of the window, and lovely homely atmosphere. Superb."
Cathy, Martin, Karen & Bethany
"Wow! What a gem of a hotel!! Everything superb!"
Neil & Tracey, Alice & Samuel Preece
"We have stayed in hotels all over and this has been our favourite, with lovely service, amazing rooms and tasty food, we will
recommend to all!"
Grace & Russell Carpentes
"Absolutely excellent; cannot fault anything. Breakfasts are the best and the rooms immaculate. We will be recommending to family and friends!"
Griffiths & Lane
"An amazing room with a lovely warm welcome plus a delicious breakfast. Will be recommending to everyone!"
"Lovely room and people. Chic & stylish. Excellent break away.
Joel, Gayle, Willow & Tillie, London
"Superb value for money. Totally exceeded expectations. Thanks
"Beautiful attention to detail, stylish touches. American efficiency fused with French chic!"
The Earles Family, Bromsgrove
"Absolutely top drawer! 5 star quality at 3star prices. Our suite was superb!"
John & Rita Maghull, Liverpool
"Fantastic hosts, amazing place - really couldn't ask for anything more! 5 stars"
"Fantastic stay. Room spotless and gorgeously decorated. Didnt
want for anything. Breakfast perfect. Thanks very much."
Karen, Ollie & Cass
"Super room, amazing breakfast. When we come back to Torquay, we know where we'll be staying again! Thank you."
Teresa & Clint
"First class - 10/10"
Jim & Helen, Glasgow
"Gorgeous rooms, brilliant service, a really enjoyable stay. Will
definitely recommend to family and friends."
Rhys, Lynn & Scott Heath, Swansea
"A gem of a hotel! Lovely, comfortable stay. The Suite is pure
luxury, best bathroom ever. Hope to be back soon. Many thanks."
Kirsten, Steve, Freya & Fraser MacPherson
"First class. Room excellent and tastefully decorated. Food
superb and very, very warm welcome."
Jeff Reynolds & Jackie Simms
"Third time at Ascot House - every time I fall in love a little more with Torquay and Ascot House. Thank you!"
Myfanwy & Ceri
"Absolutely excellent stay! Room was superb, breakfast to die for! Will definitely return. Thank you!"
Gemma & Steve, Stafford
"Wow! Makes Mayfair look simple. Thanks for a great stay! will
be staying with you again!"
Sue Bernardé, Stoke-on-Trent
"Fantastic hotel! Great food and very welcoming. Will definitely
come back. Big Thanks."
Karen & Colin, Lincolnshire
"Everything was just perfect. Thank You."
Mr. & Mrs. King
"Thank you! for a perfect mix of French & American excellence
and genuine kindness."
Valerie Cameron-Forrester, Somerset
"Wonderful! So nice to stay somewhere where such attention has been paid to the comfort of the guest. Beautiful décor and fantastic breakfast. Will be back. Thank you."
Sarah, Jon & Louis, Bristol
"Amazing food, superb service, very welcoming and attentive to our requests. Thank you very much!"
Nav & Mandy
"Brilliant stay. Everything about the hotel is first class. Thank you very much."
Allan & Claire
"Wonderful décor & artwork, hospitality second to none and food a speciality! Love the fruit plate."
David & Gerry Court
"By far the best Guest House we have ever stayed in. Loved the
décor. Will certainly be back. Thank you!"
Peter & Una, Southampton
"An excellent short stay. The room and welcome have been excellent. We will definitely recommend to others and come back."
David & Carla Haslam
"The perfect stay!! Highly recommend to all. Best breakfast & lovely hosts. Thank you!"
Joanne Cherlesworth, West Midlands
"Excellent all round! Back soon."
Joe & Angie
"A Torquay gem! Lovely rooms and atmosphere. Great cooking!"
Lynne & Paul Riches, Sutton
"Excellent stay, rooms lovely and breakfast perfect. Terri & Bernard very friendly and helpful. Many thanks."
Chris & Pete Bellamy, Lincolnshire
"Wonderful break, delicious food, excellent hospitality. We'll be back."
Sandra & Gerard
"Second time staying with Terri & Bernard. So welcoming,
comfortable and friendly. Ten out of ten all round."
Anna Marriner, Northumberland
"We very much enjoyed the comfort, the superb décor and the warm hospitality. Merci beaucoup!"
Kate & Chris Sawell
"Wonderful hotel, fantastic stay. The service is outstanding. Those little extra touches make this place really special."
Katie & Matt, Southampton
"Great hospitality and wonderful breakfast. Thank You!"
Ann & Des Smith
"Lovely hotel - friendly, welcoming and terrific extra touches!"
Will & Jacinta Kiernan, Bristol
"The best hotel ever! seriously! Excellent food, excellent
rooms, excellent decor. Excellent welcome and most important & friendly and
excellent service. Outstanding and first class!!"
David & Danny, Blackpool
"We had a great time. Everyone really friendly and helpful.
Steve & Karen, Shropshire
"Fantastiese kuiertjïe! Alles was perfek. Baie dankie vir n lekker naweek!"
Wihan & Sheila Neethling, Plymouth
"Lovely warm welcome, superb accommodation, and excellent
Lyn & Clive, Bristol
"Wunderschöne Gastfreundschaft und Zimmer ist auch ausgezeichnet.
S & V Koehler, Plymouth
"Excellent! Everything was superb. We stayed for a weeks holiday fantastic."
Anne, Tim & Robert, Hampshire
"Another fantastic stay, thank you so much. There is no better hotel anywhere!"
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This famous zoo is a great way to view animals in their natural habitat. The zoo's emphasis is on conservation and environmental concerns and is sure to keep adults and kids alike amused and interested all day.
|National Marine Aquarium
Located in Plymouth, around 45 minutes drive from Torquay, is the National Marine Aquarium. One of Devon's most popular attractions, the Aquarium includes several huge tanks featuring sharks, a turtle, sea horses, jelly fish and a wide range of other marine life.
These caves are officially the oldest recognised human dwelling in Britain. Take a stroll through the beautiful caverns and enjoy the same experience as your ancestors did, nearly half a million years ago.
Just a short drive from the hotel, you will find the popular Victorian experience Bygones. With a range of displays and interesting exhibits, taking you back to the sights and the sounds of the Victorian age.
|Golden Hind at Brixham
This replica of Sir Francis Drake's Golden Hind, gives a real sense of what life at sea really used to be like, and portrays the sense of adventure to be had living in the 16th century.
|Babbacombe Model Village
Just a short drive from the hotel, you will discover the popular tourist attraction of the Babbacombe Model Village. With over 400 models making up a miniature West Country, and many special features throughout the year, it is a great place to spend a fun-filled afternoon, or a relaxing evening when the village is completely illuminated.
In July 2004, we saw Paignton Zoo's latest addition in the form of 'Living Coasts', a unique attraction with underwater views, taking you to the coastal habitats around the world. Situated on Beacon Quay, with spectacular views across the bay, it is a short walk away from Torquay's bustling marina.
|Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway
Journey along the beauty of the Torbay coastline to the banks of the river Dart, on this full size steam railway. Enjoy a wonder around Dartmouth 's picturesque town and waterfront, then a relaxing ride back on the steam train or a gentle journey around the coastline by ferry.
|Woodlands Adventure Park
Situated just a few minutes away from Dartmouth, you will discover the magic of Woodlands Adventure Park, a real treat for families, or the young at heart. The park has many exciting outdoor activities, enormous water slides, a toboggan run and many indoor and outdoor activity areas for all age groups.
This is an extraordinary glimpse into the private holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family. The relaxed and atmospheric house is set in the 1950s, and contains many of the family's collections, including archaeology, Tunbridgeware, silver, botanical china and books.
|Crealy Adventure Park
Situated just outside of Exeter, about 30 minutes drive away from the hotel, you will discover a theme park designed for the younger members of the family. With fun, small versions of the popular rollercoaster, pirate ship and log flume, combined with grassy picnic areas, inside and outdoor play areas, Crealy Adventure Park , makes for a fantastic family day out!