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The Charterhouse

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Terrace/patio
Egyptian cotton sheets, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Egyptian cotton sheets, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Charterhouse

The Charterhouse

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Cockington Lane, Torquay, England, TQ2 6QT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCockington Country Park2 min walk
  • Popular LocationTorre Abbey Sands10 min walk
  • Popular LocationRiviera International Conference Centre16 min walk
  • AirportExeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area

Torquay

Located in Torquay, The Charterhouse is in the historical district and near the beach. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Princess Theatre, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Goodrington Sands Beach and Babbacombe Beach. Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and Paignton Zoo are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Cockington Country Park - 2 min walk
  • Torre Abbey Sands - 10 min walk
  • Riviera International Conference Centre - 16 min walk
  • Preston Beach - 3 min drive
  • Princess Theatre - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Torquay Station - 10 min walk
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 31 min drive

Restaurants

  • Chelston Manor - 9 min walk
  • The Blue Walnut Cafe - 9 min walk
  • Ocean Drive - 14 min walk
  • One World Cafe - 16 min walk
  • Weavers Cottage Tea Shoppe - 16 min walk

About this property

The Charterhouse

4-star bed & breakfast near Riviera International Conference Centre
Along with a seasonal outdoor pool, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has multilingual staff and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a picnic area and a TV in a common area. All 10 rooms offer free WiFi, Egyptian cotton sheets and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find electric kettles, free bottled water and hairdryers. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
The Charterhouse offers 10 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Children aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM: GBP 10 for adults and GBP 5 for children

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Late check-in fee: GBP 10 for check-in between 10:00 PM and 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5.00 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
2 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 10.0 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 10 for adults and GBP 5 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 5.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-in fee: GBP 10 for check-in between 10:00 PM and 11:30 PM
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
The seasonal pool will be open from May to August
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 24 out of 27 reviews
5 - Excellent 89%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 27 reviews
4 - Good 11%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 27 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 27 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 27 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Couples Getaway !!
Russell and I thoroughly our stay at The Charterhouse, Lisa is a lovely and welcoming host and Christoff (hope I have spelt correctly) does an amazing filling breakfast. Thank you both for making our little break in Torquay very comfortable. Thanks Hayley and Russell
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Hidden gem.
Probably the best cooked breakfast i have had all year. Room was well set out, comfy bed and nice and quite.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely breakfast and good place to stay with a dog.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Home from home
Comfortable, spotless and a warm welcome - what more can you ask for? Very good breakfast options and covid-preparedness is exemplary - gelt safe, felt at home and also a great position to tour Torquay and the surrounding area
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020