Category Archives: English Riviera

5 Reasons to Book a Spring Short Break in Torquay

The evenings are finally drawing out but we are still definitely in the grips of a very grey and wet winter. So what better pick-me-up than to plan a short break away – and the English Riviera must be one of the loveliest places to visit in the springtime. We’ve put together 5 reasons why you should book a short break to the South Devon coast.

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Things to do at February Half Term

Things to do this February Half Term in Torquay

Things to do this February Half Term

If you are thinking of taking the family away over February half term, then now is the time to start your research!  Whether you’re thinking of visiting the English Riviera or are fortunate enough to live in this beautiful part of the country, there are so many things to do with the family during February half term.

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Things to do with the family this October half term?

It may not seem long ago that you were packing them off to school after the long summer break, but already another holiday is looming. October half term can cause all sorts of problems for parents as there can be several variations in dates across the country and sometimes even between two schools in the same area which is why we’ve put together a few ideas to help your October half term be fun for all! Continue reading

Where to go on holiday in October?

Stunning October sunrise over Torbay

Sunrise over Torbay

Where to go on holiday in October? We think there’s no better place than the English Riviera, on Devon’s beautiful south coast. We’re not talking sun drenched overseas destinations here, think short break in the UK during the ‘season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’. Imagine long walks, cosy sweaters, hot chocolate and crunchy leaves underfoot. The English Riviera is perceived as a summer destination, but once the children go back to school and the visitor numbers die down you can enjoy its many charms at an unhurried pace. For anyone looking for a short break, the autumn brings a host of great things to see and do.

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6 Spring Activities not to be Missed in Torquay

spring activities in Torquay6 Spring Activities not to be Missed in Torquay

The sight of sunny, yellow daffodils are a wonderful sign that spring has arrived! With the mild climate and the lighter nights, the English Riviera is the perfect place to take a short break. If you’re looking for spring activities within walking distance of TLH, we’ve listed a few of our favourites things to do for anyone visiting Torquay and South Devon.

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We are loving Torre Abbey Sands!

Ben at Torre Abbey Sands in Torquay

Torre Abbey Sands is the main beach in Torquay and is just a few minute’s walk from the hotels at TLH Leisure Resort. It’s one of the best family beaches in Torbay and we love it, but  let’s take a closer look at this great family beach.

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