Torre Abbey is the main Torquay beach on the promenade.
A great family sandy beach in the town with some rocky sections to explore. The waters are shallow and safe and popular for watersports.
On the other side of the seafront road is a large public green, called Torre Abbey Meadows.
Facilities include pay and display parking, promenade, cafe/restaurant, toilets, disabled visitors’ facilities and beach access, deckchair hire, slipway, bowling, tennis, crazy golf, pitch and putt.
Torre Abbey beach allows No dogs during summer season although a dog exercise area at nearby Torre Abbey Meadows.
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
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