Property Hunting in Torquay
From a short break in Torquay to a long term relocation.
It is surprising how many people first encounter Torquay and The English Riviera in a short break, then go on to fall in love with the area and finally choose to relocate to this wonderful part of south Devon.
House prices are lower than in many other parts of the country and as a result the dream home in Torbay is much more affordable. A new lifestyle also beckons with the superb coastal landscape, a mild climate, low levels of crime and good local schools.
House hunting also requires patience and may take a number of goes before that perfect property is secured. Self catering holiday apartments make the perfect cost effective bases from which to explore the local area. They offer better value for money than hotels, much more space than cramped B&B bedrooms and a lot more privacy. Click on the link at the bottom of the page to find your base in Torquay for property hunting on The English Riviera.
Estate Agents In Torquay
There are also quite a number of local estate agents who can help in your search. Listed below are just some of those that are available:
Absolute Sales and Lettings - 13 Ilsham Road, Wellswood · 01803 214214
An independent estate agency with funky modern offices just a few minutes' walk from our Muntham Apartments and the Kinbrae Apartment in the desirable Wellswood area of Torquay which includes the Meadfood, Lincombes and Warberries districts.
John Couch - 43 Ilsham Rd, Torquay TQ1 2JG - 01803 296500
Not so much an estate agency as an institution in Torquay, John Couch has properties throughout the English Riviera but really specialises in the Wellswood area.
John Lake - The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, Torquay TQ1 3JS - 01803 328899
Another John, this time John Lake and another local institution. This estate agency claims that there are few properties in the area that haven't passed through their hands at some time or anotherover the last 40 or so years.
HS Owen - 66 Torwood Street Torquay Devon TQ1 1DT
One of the newer estate agents with a superbly located office just up from Torquay harbour at the bottom end of Babbacombe Road
Haarts - 130 Union St, Torquay TQ2 5QB
Part of a large national chain with an office in the centre of town not far from the town hall.
Check availability and rates for your property hunting break in Torquay
To book your house hunting self catering base in Torquay, please click on the link below. If you book direct with us you will get rates up to 14% less than those offered by the online agents.
You can also call us on 01803 292958 or on 0791 905 1066
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.
Telephone: 01803 292958.
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.