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The Richwood Torquay With Swimming Pool

  • The Richwood
  • 20 Newton Street
  • Torquay
  • Torbay
  • Devon
  • TQ2 5BZ


  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Family
  • Games Room
  • Group Holidays
  • Historic Romantic
  • Hot Tub
  • Licensed Bar
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

About this Guesthouse

A large gay friendly B&B with a unique colourful theme and fantastic leisure facilities, the Richwood in Torquay is your perfect choice for stylish English Riviera breaks as a single, couple or group. We can cater for up to 31 persons! We're ideal for Torquay's annual September Pride Weekend featuring an in-house bistro bar serving a delicious mix of Lebanese, European and traditional British cuisine. Relax on the sun terrace around our outdoor pool with hot spa. Many beaches and Torquay's friendly and thriving gay quarter around the harbour are within easy walking distance.


Choose from our selection of 12 En-Suite rooms including small standard, larger premiere and deluxe double rooms, triple rooms and single rooms, each equipped with free Wi-Fi, En-Suite showers, colour TVs, DVD players and tea/ coffee making facilities. On-site parking is available. Guests have access to their own lounge area with a large satellite TV and a games room with darts and a pool table. Relax with a drink in the licensed snug bar and enjoy delicious cuisine in our Bistro Bar with aquarium featuring beautiful tropical fish.


Bookings are on a room only basis, full a la carte cooked breakfast available from £3.

Other Facilities

A fantastically colourful Lebanese theme and in-house bistro snug-bar. An outdoor swimming pool, hot spa and sun terrace are available during the summer season. Why not try our exotic oriental fruit tobacco Shisha during your stay, smoked through a water pipe on our terrace? We speak several languages in the Richwood - a warm welcome to all is assured.

Around and About

We're perfect for gay holidays on the English Riviera. Torquay has a vibrant gay scene centred between the harbour and palm tree hills close to Meadfoot. Top gay friendly clubs and gay friendly pubs are within easy reach including popular Candyfloss on Rock Road open Friday and Saturday and the friendly long-standing Meadfoot Inn above Harbour Parade.

Free night deals and special offers are always available on the Richwood’s website!


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