Torquay Rugby & Entertainment Weekend Special
AU4ABDIf you love to be entertained, then this is a long weekend not to be missed. Come with us to Devon's seaside party capital and stay at the Riviera Hotel, famed for its fabulous entertainment programme every evening! Plus you can enjoy the excitement of the 2023 Six Nations and watch all the action unfold in a great atmosphere on the big screens in the hotel Sports Bar! But it doesn't all have to be party, party, party. You'll have ample time to explore and relax in this lovely seaside resort and maybe enjoy an ice cream on the beach as well as joining us on our included excursion to delightful Newton Abbot.
It's enough to overcome any winter blues. We bet you end up with a smile on your face after all that...
An ideal choice for:
* People who love the liveliness of Torquay and want to be entertained
* Lovers of the great British seaside in general and Devon in particular
* Weekend bargain hunters
* Six Nations Rugby fans
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1Join your comfortable coach this morning at your convenient local pick-up point and head south west towards the glamourous English Riviera! On arrival in your palm tree lined resort of Torquay there will be plenty of time to settle in and enjoy a seaside stroll before dinner. Enjoy a drink in the bar to meet friends and fellow travellers, and make sure you have worked up an appetite to enjoy your evening meal, followed by fantastic entertainment that your central hotel is so famous for.
Days 2 & 3There will be plenty of time to make the most of your fantastic seaside location, but make sure you don't miss your great INCLUDED excursion. If you love a bargain and a chance to meet local producers, the charming market town of Newton Abbot is perfect for a visit on their bustling market day on Saturday.
In the afternoon at the hotel, for those who wish to do so, enjoy the atmosphere as the third round of the 2023 Guinness Six Nations plays out on the big screens in the hotel's Sports Bar. Two fixtures take place on Saturday afternoon, starting with Italy v Ireland at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, followed by Wales v England at The Principality Stadium in Cardiff. On Sunday afternoon, it is France v Scotland at The Stade de France in Paris. Who will come out on top and take the crown in 2023?
Back in Torquay, take time to explore your lovely seaside resort, whether it's a stroll along the palm lined promenade, some traditional fish & chips if you have room, or track down the mysterious connections with the enigmatic Agatha Christie! After dinner, there will once again be wonderful evening entertainment to enjoy every evening.
Day 4Having experienced the very best of Devon scenery, food, hospitality and entertainment, it is time to say farewell to the English Riviera today. Relax on board your comfortable coach. as you head homewards with lovely memories of new experiences, friends and beautiful places.
Newton AbbotINCLUDED Visitor DestinationNewton Abbot is an historic market town surrounded by beautiful South Devon countryside. The town has a high street full of shops as well as a great range of restaurants, cafes, coffee shops and bars. If you like shopping, there are also a number of markets held throughout the week including an outdoor market held on a Wednesday and Saturday, and a popular indoor Pannier Market. The wide variety of shops range from high street names to independent retailers and a department store. The town also provides access to some great parks and outdoor spaces - Decoy Country Park, Courtenay Park and Bakers Park can all be found within walking distance of the centre, as can the Town Quay and new bridge.
Free time in TorquayINCLUDED Visitor DestinationThe thriving traditional seaside town of Torquay has always been a top UK destination resort and for good reason. With its iconic palm trees, busy harbour, beautiful marina, sandy beach and wonderful array of cafes, bars & restaurants, there is something new to enjoy and discover during each visit. Grab a bucket and spade for a day at the beach, wander into town to enjoy an array of brand and independent shops or just take a stroll and marvel at the unique beauty that Torquay's gardens, seafront and walks provide. Don't forget, if you fancy a bit more sightseeing, Torquay's marina offers a wide selection of boat trips, allowing you the opportunity to discover the English Riviera Coastline by sea.
- 3 nights hotel with English breakfast & evening meals
- Complimentary upgrade to Superior Rooms
- Great entertainment every evening
- Free time to enjoy Torquay at leisure
- Half day excursion to Newton Abbot on Market Day
- Direct Coach Travel
- Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
Riviera Hotel Torquay
The Riviera Hotel in the heart of Torquay is the perfect place to enjoy good food, comfortable bedrooms, cabaret entertainment, superb indoor pool and friendly customer service. Its great location is just a few minutes’ walk from Torquay’s award winning beaches, sparkling blue sea and all that the resort has to offer. The accommodation comprises 140 well-appointed bedrooms with tea & coffee making facilities and all Leisuretime guests will be accommodated in superior rooms when staying for 2 nights or more on selected dates! Enjoy free entertainment to suit all ages on most evenings, including bingo, quizzes, professional cabarets and dancing. WiFi is available in public areas. There are no ground floor bedrooms however there is a lift, although some rooms still have steps to access. Unfortunately, the nature and age of the building means that the hotel cannot easily accommodate guests in wheelchairs, using mobility scooters or with limited mobility so please contact us if you have any concerns in this respect prior to booking.
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