Riviera International Centre

Riviera International Centre in Torquay

Riviera International Centre in Torquay

The Riviera International Centre in the heart of Torquay is one of the South West’s best and most versatile conference and exhibition spaces. This flexible and multi-functional venue offers a mix of conference and leisure facilities including a wide choice of large and small function rooms, health and fitness suites and a brasserie restaurant. The conference centre features a vast main conference hall holding up to 1,500 delegates and a choice of 10 meeting rooms as well as syndicate and breakout room space for up to 400 guests. Banqueting can be accommodated for up to 1,200. Conferences, exhibitions, weddings, small and large meetings and product launches are all warmly welcomed, with flexible function rooms equipped to your specific requirements whether you are conducting an interview day, looking for that perfect wedding venue or a premier arena exhibition space. The centre is conveniently located in the centre of Torquay, just a short stroll from the seafront and train station. Ample pay and display parking is adjacent.

Function Rooms

Choose from a wide selection of function rooms catering for all types of event from large scale exhibitions and conferences to small meetings. The Forum conference hall is perfect for large conference events – with a capacity of 1,500 and facilities including an in-built stage, WiFi, natural light with sea views and a total blackout facility. The vast Arena offers 3,684 square metres of floor space across two levels and is perfect for large banquets and conference events. Flexible in-house catering services and entertainment are happily organised – the Arena is perfect for that special entertainment event.

The Rosetor has a dedicated bar and space for up to 400 guests as well as wonderful views across to Torre Abbey Gardens. This L shaped room is ideal for a range of functions from small meetings to weddings and celebrations. For a great flexible space book The Grace Murrell Suite with four rooms, all of which are sound proofed when divided. This stylish suite can hold up to 200 delegates theatre style or up to 15 guests for dining. WiFi and cutting edge audio visual equipment, natural light and a great value delegate rate with easy access adjacent parking are all inclusive. The Burdett Room is adjacent to the Grace Murrell Suite and holds up to 200 guests.


Exceptional dining and leisure facilities are also available in this multi functional conference and leisure space in the South West. Dine in the superb Bay Brasserie with Torre Abbey and harbour views, dedicated bar and integrated private hire suite. First class leisure facilities at the centre include a fitness suite, a sauna, Jacuzzi, steam room and sun bed suite. The Waves Leisure Pool is also here at the centre.

Accommodation near The Riviera Centre

Browse and compare prices for a wide range of quality hotels and B&Bs in Torquay centre listed here on iknow-uk. Many include free off road parking and are just a short walk away, making them perfect for any business or leisure event stay. Choose from luxury leisure hotels, stylish boutique villas and Torquay apartments available for short and long stays.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.