Golfing Breaks in Torquay
Golf Clubs and Courses in Torquay and The English Riviera
For golf enthusiasts wanting a golfing break in a stupendous part of the country, there are a number of golf courses in and around Torquay and The English Riviera that allow non members to play.This area of south Devon has a surprising variety of golfing venues
Firstly, close to St Marychurch and only a short distance from Torquay town centre is The Torquay Golf Club. Founded in 1909 it has 18 holes is par 69/72 and has a parkland layout with the added benefit of stunning coastal scenery particularly out towards Lyme Bay. (Handicap certificates are required).This golf club is only a five minute drive away from The Muntham Apartments and Townhouse which makes them an ideal base for a golf break.
Churston Golf Club has another exceptional 18 hole 70 par course and is located at the western end of Tor Bay between Churston and Brixham. Once again there are stunning sea views and with a sub strata of shillet and shale lying beneath, the course is exceptionally well drained which means it is useable 365 days per year.
Just a short distance outside the English Riviera near Newton Abbot is Dainton Park Golf Club. Having been established in 1993 this is the newest of the courses in the area. It is set in 125 acres of classic parkland and benefits from elevated tees with views over towards DartmoorNational park and the beautiful South Hams area of Devon. Visitors are welcome to the course 7 days per week and no handicap certificate is required. Additional benefits include a 10 bay floodlit driving range, a PGA recognised coaching academy and a modern club house.
Self Catering accommodation for golfing breaks in Torquay.
Apart from the Muntham Apartments, there are a number of other apartments ideal for golf breaks located in the very centre of Torquay, these include The Bedford House Apartments which has a variety of one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom apartments on offer. There is also The Kinbare Apartment and The Hesketh Crescent Apartment.
For non golf playing members of a party, the English Riviera offers an amazing array of attractions to entertain them whilst the golfers are out on the links.Close at hand are National Trust Properties such as Coleton Fishacre or Greenway. These are both close to Churston Golf Club. Nearer to Torquay Golf Club are Babbacombe Model Village, Bygones and Kent's Cavern.
The Muntham Apartments are located in the leafy Wellswood area of Torquay and are ideally placed to access all that Torquay and The English Riviera has to offer. With accommodation ranging from the spacious luxury three bedroom townhouse, wonderful one bedroom accommodation and studios the Muntham Apartments have something for everyone.
The Hesketh Crescent Apartment is a Five Star romantic hideaway for two located in a stunning Regency crescent which is perched on a cliff overlooking the sea in the Meadfoot area of Torquay. Although the apartment itself does not have sea views, you are just seconds away from breathtaking coastal scenery.
Telephone: 01803 292958
The Bedford House Apartments are a collection of one, two and three bedroom apartments located close to Torquay harbour and town centre. Click the link below to check availability/prices and to book. You will always get the best rates by booking direct.
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The Kinbrae Apartment is a beautiful two bedroom apartment close to the centre of the Wellswood area of Torquay. It is ideally placed to explore all that The English Riviera has to offer. Please click the link below. Don't forget that booking direct gets the very best rates.
Back again for the summer and into the autumn, The English Riviera Wheel is a firm favourite with residents and visitors alike. At over 60 meters high, it offers amazing 360 degree views of the bay. The journey lasts about 12 minutes in total. The wheel can be found close to the Princess Theatre on Torquay seafront. Ticket prices - Adults £6, concessions £5, children £4. Family ticket £18.) Open 10am to 8pm and until 10pm on bank holidays and in school holidays.