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Torquay lies on the Northern shore of Torbay and together with Babbacombe, Brixham and Paignton the area is widely known as the English Riviera. It is a thriving and popular resort with an unrivalled range of Harbourside cafes, restaurants and bars. An enviable range of hotels and self catering accommodation can be found within close proximity to the town and harbour. The town comes alive at night and visitors will be assured of a memorable experience.

Torquay is a real South Devon foodie town, part of England’s Seafood Coast, with a deliciuous selection of the freshest fish and seafood from the nearby fish market

The area part of the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) accredited English Riviera Global Geopark, with its spectacular coastline and outstanding natural beauty, you can see why it received such accreditation.



The officers and members of the Royal Torbay Yacht Club are looking forward to welcoming J70 sailors from across the world. Torbay is a truly magnificent venue and boasts some of the finest sailing waters in the world.