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Torre Abbey is classed as Torquay seafront, even though it has many beaches. It is the beach that is connected to the marina and harbour, by the town centre. It is a lovely sandy beach, on low tide has plenty of areas on the sand...More
This is a very nice beach. During Summer season it is cleaned regularly. The water is clean, but especially wonderful is that due to the beach's shallow gradient, the water warms quickly and is very pleasant to paddle, frolick or swim. The sand itself is...More
This is lovely sandy beach, good for sandcastles and flat enough for cricket. It slopes gradually so is safe for paddling and swimming. There is a concrete promenade separated from the beach by a 500 metre length of terracing which provides a comfortable place to...More
Sand sand sand
Compared with the many pebble beaches in south Devon this was a dream
Sea was accessible ... Not the bluest :( but swim able
Very simple beach area with plenty of space for families building sandcastles
We walked from Torquay harbour around the promenade to abbey sands which in itself is a lovely sandy beach with gorgeous views.
In the distance we spotted a headland which we decided to venture out to this was called Corbyn head. There are lots of...More
A delightful beach that offers calm and tranquilly, safe for children and surrounded by wonderful areas of park, duck-ponds, tennis courts, bowling greens, mini-golf, cliff walks, shops, bars, cafes, restaurants and gardens. A must for every beach-loving traveller. No dogs in summer, beware of the...More
Lovely soft warm sands.
Very shallow water and perfect for the family.
High tide does cover the sands, but not for long and is not a problem really.
Great promenade and the view is spectacular across the bay.
Honestly. we love this place.
Beach gets very busy around 11am but if you get there even at 8am,you should get a lovely spot and get to have some quiet time there. Chairs only £1.50p all day til 5pm. Clean beach and I really felt relaxed here. There is a...More