Haute Epine Guest House is a charming Victorian building dating from 1881 perfectly situated in the heart of Torquay. We are a friendly and comfortable small Torquay Guest House offering bed and breakfast with optional delicious evening meals. Guests can be assured of a warm welcome and a holiday base decorated and furnished to the highest of standards.
The Guest House has five stylishly appointed letting rooms including one single room, two double rooms, two family rooms which all have en-suite facilities. Each is well equipped with a generous hospitality tray with fresh milk, a TV, radio alarm clock, a hair dryer and heated towel rail. Rooms are also fitted with a ceiling fan to keep them cool in summer and a convector heating with adjustable settings for during winter.
A hearty full English Breakfast is cooked to order and served in our attractive dining room between 8am and 9.30am. Guests can choose from a range of juices to accompany their meal and we also serve kippers, fresh fruit and yoghurts. Breakfasts can be varied to guest's personal choice and preference.
Enjoy one of our renowned two course evening meals which are created from locally sourced produced where possible. These are finished off with a tempting dessert and accompanied by tea and coffee. Guests are also welcome to bring their own alcoholic drink to go with their meal. Evening meals are served at 6pm.
We have a range of DVD’s and board games available for your entertainment or perhaps you would prefer to choose a book from our library.
We welcome all ages and groups, all we ask is that everyone respects our home, the other guests and themselves, thus ensuring everyone enjoys their stay. The property is non smoking and we cannot accommodate pets.
Please give us a phone call to check our latest availability. Children's prices are dependent on age, please check.
We are conveniently situated just five minutes from Torquay's harbour, beach or the town centre with shops and nightlife. Guests have easy access to nearby Torre Abbey and Gardens and we are very near to the Riviera Centre and 5 minutes from the beach. Guests may be interested to know that the church where Agatha Christie was christened and worshipped is at the end of our road! There are plenty of things to do in Torquay for families, couples or groups to keep entertained during a wonderful short or weekend break in Torquay.
Pick up the A38 following the signs for Torquay. At the English Riviera roundabout carry straight ahead (A380) signposted Torquay. Continue along this road passing a number of large stores including Harveys and McDonalds on the left. As you pass through some traffic lights the road widens to two lanes by Torre Station. Take the right-hand lane signposted Sea Front (A3022). When you pass the Esso Garage on the left, Bampfylde Road is the 2nd turning on the left. We are on the right hand side half way up the hill immediately past the crossroads.