Orestone Manor

Torquay, Devon

Torquay

Classic Sea View room

Torquay

Superior room

Superior room

Feature room

A peaceful boutique stay in a historic manor house in Devon with an award-winning restaurant, including full English breakfast and three-course dinner

A slice of Georgian history nestled in the quintessential quaint English village, the independent, family-run Orestone Manor peeks out onto Lyme Bay through lush greenery on Devon’s prized coastline. The location for a peaceful countryside escape couldn’t get any better. With beautifully landscaped gardens and a double AA Rosette-awarded restaurant to top it off, it's no wonder this country bolthole is repeatedly the subject of rave reviews.

The select number of rooms have an eclectic mix of styles, each as elegant as the next. Some feature antique wooden furniture and pretty English patterned wallpaper while others have a distinct and thoughtful theme running through them. Most look onto calming sea and countryside views.

You can feast on carefully-presented dishes in the Conservatory or main restaurant – but first, don't forget to tuck into a typical afternoon tea by the fire after a robust country walk. The hotel scored a well-earned TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.


The fabulous English Riviera sea and countryside views
Choosing to eat in the award-winning restaurant or in the conservatory
Conquering the nearby coastal paths in country tweed and wellies

Accommodation

The guestrooms have a truly boutique character, with bespoke designs and unique details. All rooms are decorated in charming wallpaper and luxurious fabrics, with most boasting sea or countryside views. Classic Sea-View rooms are brimming with character, featuring snug sloped ceiling and beautiful vistas. Superior rooms are larger and more spacious, while Feature rooms are even bigger, with key features (as the name suggests), whether it's a balcony, sleigh bed or roll-top bathtub.

Please note that all guestrooms are up at least one or two flights of stairs. While there is no lift at the hotel, staff are on hand to help with baggage.

Amenities:

- SkyTV (with Sky Sports)
- Tea and coffee facilities
- Scottish Highland toiletries
- Bathrobes
- Mineral water

Dining

Modern European and classic dishes made with local ingredients and produce from the hotel’s very own kitchen garden have won Orestone Manor’s restaurant two AA Rosette awards. The lovely table d'hôte and a la carte menus can satisfy any craving, and the terrace is a pretty spot to eat in when the weather allows, looking onto the intimate garden and sea.

Location

The country manor house is tucked away in the English Riviera, which boasts the country’s highest amount of Blue Flag beaches to stroll or snooze on. The area is also a UNESCO-recognised Global Geopark, ensuring its beauty will remain unspoilt. There are also a number of wildlife sanctuaries and farms to visit a short drive away. The busy seaside resort of Torquay is reached in about 10 minutes by car.

Good to know

Please note that all guestrooms are up at least one or two flights of stairs. While there is no lift at the hotel, staff are on hand to help with baggage.

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