Local Area Information
Newton House, situated in a quiet residential area of Torquay is an attractive, detached, Tudor-style house with large car park, opposite the TORRE railway station, on the main road into TORQUAY (Newton Road). We are far enough out of the town centre to be quiet and undisturbed but near enough to be very convenient for restaurants,bars, shops, banks, post office, chemist, doctor, main hospital, etc. A frequent bus service passes the door, connecting to Newton Abbot, Paignton, Brixham and Exeter
How to Find Us
Exeter and all points North, East and West(approx 20 miles)
Exit M5 at Exeter onto A380 to Torquay. Travel 15 miles to Penn Inn Roundabout. Take the second exit A380, through Kingskerswell. After Kingskerswell, at a roundabout with " English Riviera" written in flowers on the left, go straight ahead on "Riviera Way" A3022 (dual carriageway) for another mile or so. From here you cross 7 sets of traffic lights altogether. At the 7th set you see "Halfords" sign ahead on the right. Filter left at the 7th set. Newton House is 40yds past the lights on the LEFT
EXETER(approx 20 miles)
National Express Coaches run from London and large cities all over UK to Torquay Bus Station (Lymington Road). The Torquay Bus Station is 7 minutes walk from Newton House or 1 minute by taxi.
TORRE Railway Station(approx 0 miles)
Trains from London and all large cities reach Torquay via Exeter. Trains to Torquay from Exeter St David's Station travel via the scenic coastal route through Dawlish, Teignmouth and Newton Abbot. Most stop at TORRE Railway Station which is almost directly opposite Newton House, ONE MINUTE from our door.
If your train stops at Torquay Main Station only, then a 2 minute taxi ride (or 10 minute walk) gets you to Newton House.
EXETER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT(approx 22 miles)
From Exeter Airport, take a bus or taxi to the Exeter Bus Station. There catch a Stagecoach Express Bus (number X46) to Torquay, which stops outside Newton House B&B.
From Exeter Airport, take a bus or taxi to the Exeter St David's Railway Station and take a train to TORRE Railway Station, which is almost directly opposite Newton House, 1 minute from our door.
Torquay Harbour, Brixham, Dartmouth and Anywhere(approx 1 miles)
The Torquay Quay and Marina is in the centre of the town, one mile from Newton House. Ferries from Brixham and Dartmouth also dock there. Local bus or taxi transport can reach Newton House in about 5 minutes. Our car park has space for parking of vessels up to about 30 feet, at certain times of the year. (Best to check on this when booking).