Rediscover Torbay!

We’re really excited that most of the attractions in and around Torbay are once again open and ready to welcome all of our lovely visitors! There are so many different things for you to enjoy so here are some reminders to help you rediscover your favourites as well as discover new places that you might not [...]

Rediscover Torbay!2021-06-22T08:33:16+00:00

A day out to Exmouth

There is a direct train from Paignton and a return costs around £12 per person. The picturesque journey takes about an hour and a half passing through Exeter, hugging the coast at Dawlish and through the quaint seaside town of Topsham. Alternatively, a 40 minute drive will get you to Exmouth, the gateway to [...]

A day out to Exmouth2021-06-22T08:27:31+00:00

St Weonards Covid Response

As you are probably aware, providing the numbers are still going in the right direction we are permitted to open from May 17th – a date we are really looking forward to! Since we re-opened last year we have been using our Covid Risk Assessment to help us work out the best and safest [...]

St Weonards Covid Response2021-04-09T08:53:18+00:00

Farmers Market

Devon is well known for its amazing food and drink from cheese and cream to wine and seafood. We even have our own Seafood Festival in the Autumn with special events and tours available. Each month throughout the year local Farmers, foragers and fisherman can be found at Farmers Markets and events across the [...]

Farmers Market2021-03-18T20:29:39+00:00

Why stay in a B&B?

Why stay in a B&B? One of the unexpected positives of the Covid crisis (if there can possibly be any) is that people who may not have holidayed in the UK for a number of years and have not previously stayed in a B&B got to experience places like the English Riviera and places to stay [...]

Why stay in a B&B?2020-11-17T10:25:06+00:00

St Weonards Covid Response

On 23rd June Boris Johnson gave the go ahead for hospitality businesses to re-open from July 4th providing that they are Covid Secure. We have been working hard over the last few weeks using industry guidance to make sure that we are ready to open as a Covid Secure operation. This morning the Government [...]

St Weonards Covid Response2020-06-24T16:41:11+00:00

Rainy Days in Torbay

Paignton is at the heart of the English Riviera and whilst we would all hope for French Riviera weather during your stay we do have to admit that it does, sometimes, rain here! The joy of the unpredictability of the British weather though is that we are always prepared for the worst – at [...]

Rainy Days in Torbay2020-05-18T10:00:34+00:00

 Dog Friendly Paignton

Since having Bea our cockapoo (insert picture) we have become fully versed in the local dog walking and dog friendly establishments in and around Paignton. We are lucky that Paignton is so pet friendly and here are a few of our favourite local places to explore. Paignton Sands from October to May dogs are [...]

 Dog Friendly Paignton2020-04-12T13:30:09+00:00

#bookdirectday

Think you’re get the best deal for your holiday accommodation by searching on the major booking agents online? Think again, you may well be being misled! The cheapest way to book is usually to book direct with the hotel, B&B or owner on their own website. But even then - you could find yourself [...]

#bookdirectday2020-02-03T11:02:18+00:00

Christmas 2019

With the Christmas Tree up (insert image) and the school holidays just around the corner we are starting to get very excited about Christmas in Paignton! We got our tree from Marldon Christmas farm and choosing it is a treat in itself! At the farm not only can you choose your tree but there are market [...]

Christmas 20192019-12-18T12:18:14+00:00